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Groom arrested at his own wedding

A LOT of us aren't surprised that nude celeb photos have leaked... but that so many naked pics existed in the first place.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Crafton, PA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

School districts struggle to decide how small is too small

Thomas McInroy is transportation coordinator, human resources director, facilities manager and curriculum coordinator for the Shanskville-Stoneycreek School District in Somerset County.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Wilkinsburg, PA, Duquesne, PA, Clairton, PA, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Labor Day Parade gets political in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh's Action News 4 reporter Bob Mayo was at the city's Labor Day Parade, where politics took center stage.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett

New Jersey Herald

Assault trial to open for man shot by officer

An assault trial opens this week for a man accused of dragging a police officer with his vehicle before the officer shot and paralyzed him.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

O-R Online

Trial to open for man shot by police officer

Trial opens this week for a man charged with dragging an officer with his vehicle before the officer shot and paralyzed him.

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WPXI

Gov. Tom Corbett left off Pittsburgh Labor Day parade guest list

The city of Pittsburgh hosts its annual Labor Day parade every year, but this year a major political figure has been left off the guest list.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Declining rolls lead Allegheny County school districts to adjust

A conversation about elementary school reorganization was the genesis for the joining of Center Area and Monaca school districts into Central Valley in 2010, the state's only voluntary district merger.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Monaca, PA, McKeesport, PA, Penn Hills, PA

WPXI

Medical Examiner's Office ID's body found in Stowe Twp.

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office has identified a man whose body was discovered in Stowe Township Friday.

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Related Topix: Stowe Township, PA, McKeesport, PA

WPXI

Hazmat called to Mt. Lebanon senior living community

Hazmat crews were called to a senior living community in Mt. Lebanon Saturday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Mount Lebanon, PA

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Allegheny County school districts resize as population shifts

When Kathy Wolf and her husband, David, graduated from Penn Hills High School in the 1970s, there were about 1,200 students in each of their graduating classes.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Pittsburgh, PA, Penn Hills, PA

Post-gazette.com

A Labor Day tribute to Job Corps

Fifty years ago, President Lyndon Johnson made good on his promise of a "War on Poverty" with the Economic Opportunity Act.

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Related Topix: University of Pittsburgh, Opinion

Post-gazette.com

Shale drillers' landfill records don't match those of Pennsylvania DEP

EQT Corp. told the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection that it sent 21 tons of drill cuttings from its Marcellus Shale wells to area landfills in 2013.

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Related Topix: Westmoreland County, PA, Washington County, PA

O-R Online

Not in our backyard

As I do every day, I purchase the Observer-Reporter with the anticipation of reading articles and newsworthy items relating to Washington and Greene counties.

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Related Topix: Washington County, PA, Washington, PA, Opinion

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

News Minute: Here's the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

Governor Tom Corbett won approval for elements of a federally-funded health care expansion his administration spent more than a year developing, but some parts may not survive if Democrat Tom Wolf beats him in November's election.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Tom Corbett, Shenandoah, PA, Hazleton, PA, Schuylkill County, PA

Fri Aug 29, 2014

O-R Online

Jailhouse poets find voice in writing course

Brother Umar, Chris Westbrooks Jr., recites “Jailbird,” a poem he wrote during the most recent Words Without Walls course.

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Related Topix: Duquesne, PA, State Prisons, Prison

Erie Times News

Allegheny County Council to vote on displaying 'In God We Trust' on plaque

Allegheny County Council will get its turn to decide if its quarters in the County Courthouse should display the words "In God We Trust."

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Friday Forecast

IT IS FRIDAY MORNING. WE'RE STARTING TO GO INTO A LONG HOLIDAY WEEKEND FOR MOST PEOPLE.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

WPXI

AG: Undercover investigation nets arrests of suspected child predators

Three Pennsylvania men have been arrested on unrelated charges as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing and distribution of child pornography, Attorney General Kathleen Kane announced Friday According to the criminal complaint, 29-year-old Daniel Stewart used a peer-to-peer network in order to make files - containing prepubescent ... (more)

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Related Topix: Coraopolis, PA, Philadelphia, PA

Post-gazette.com

McCandless Walmart proposal going to court

More than a dozen McCandless residents are asking a court to overturn the township's decision to approve a Walmart Super Center off of McKnight Road near North Park.

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WPXI

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Angels' Place

"I don't know why I thought I wouldn't finish, but I was worried for a while," Finger said.

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