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  1. Expert: Print on cyanide vial could be vital in Ferrante murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | WPXI

    ... 250-gram bottle of cyanide that members of the city's Mobile Crime Unit collected from Ferrante's laboratory in Oakland shortly after Klein's death. She died April 20, 2013, at UPMC Presbyterian, three days after collapsing in the couple's Schenley ...

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  2. Brian O'Neill: Militarization of police has its hidden costsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Post-gazette.com

    ... where they could and couldn't go. Hours after the conference blessedly ended, police arrested vanloads of people in Oakland for being outside, making some of us long for those days when only crime was against the law. Later, the city rather quietly ...

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  3. 'Day of Rage' ProtestsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | New Urban Legends

    The situation in Ferguson, Missouri, after the shooting of teenager Mike Brown there in August 2014 has been a subject of national attention and action.

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  4. Lyft gets lift-off from PUC, but where will ride sharing take us?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | POP City

    ... app shows you a picture of your driver and a picture of the car they will be driving," Netto says. She rode from Oakland to Lawrenceville and paid $10 plus tip. "You can get anyone to say it's a simple process, but I don't think that's the unique ...

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  5. Murals give young people chance to shine, memorialize local playwrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | The China Post

    ... other sites in Pittsburgh, including the back of a bank on Murray Avenue in Squirrel Hill, Mad Mex restaurant in Oakland and at the North Side Coalition for Fair Housing on Brighton Road. "The idea is to keep kids busy, also creating a positive peer ...

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  6. Warhol on film: Digitization will give Andy a wider audienceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Post-gazette.com

    ... will have a chance to see 15 Warhol films that have never been seen by the public before at Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland on Oct. 17. It could be one of the hottest tickets of the fall. Andy Warhol may not have been a big fan of Pittsburgh, but the ...

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  7. Bike Pittsburgh offers riders their choice of for upcoming eventRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Post-gazette.com

    ... North Side, Strip District, Bloomfield, East Liberty, Highland Park, Larimer, Point Breeze, Squirrel Hill, Oakland and Uptown. According to the Bike Pittsburgh website, participants should "expect a few mild hills. With rest stops placed ...

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  8. Political ranking of citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | News Times

    ... is considered the third-most liberal city in the nation, according to the study. Photo: JORDAN STEAD, SEATTLEPI.COM Oakland was rated as the fourth most liberal city. (Pictured: Hip-hop dancers entertain the crowds attending the 14th annual Art and ...

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  9. 5 things: Watch out for returning students, closed streetsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Business Journal

    Here are five things to know Friday, Aug. 15, 2014: Students are back, so commuters strive for alternative routes It's that time of year - students return to area colleges and universities and parts of streets, especially in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood, are shut down.

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  10. Latest Pennsylvania sportsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | ABC 27

    ... by sweeping a two-game series from the last-place Phillies. Los Angeles (70-49) pulled within 2 1/2 games of Oakland atop the overall major league standings. Marlon Byrd and Jimmy Rollins had early run-scoring singles for the Phillies, who have lost ...

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  11. American cities ranked by political ideologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | SFGate

    ... one of the most liberal cities in the nation. Pictured, Traffic backs up on Interstate 80 at the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) strike snarls the morning commute on October 21, 2013 in Oakland, California. ...

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  12. New parking options for Eliza Furnace Trail bike commutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | POP City

    Mayor William Peduto's administration is providing new daily parking options for bike commuters who use the Eliza Furnace Trail - a stretch of the Three Rivers Heritage Trail on the Monongahela River's north bank.

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  13. Pop Filter Hot Pick: The premier of David Bernabo's 'Ongoing Box'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | POP City

    If there's a platonic ideal for the type of creative, entrepreneurial Pittsburgh native our city is desperately trying to retain, it's David Bernabo.

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  14. PA: Some of Port Authority's Most Crowded Routes Will Get More Bus ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Mass Transit

    ... crowding on the route. The reconfiguration also provides direct service from Morningside and Larimer to Shadyside, Oakland and SouthSide Works via the 75 Ellsworth. Also being extended is the 93 Lawrenceville-Oakland route, which will become 93 ...

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  15. Recap: Pittsburgh vs. DetroitRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | The Miami Herald

    Pittsburgh, PA - Starling Marte's three-run triple highlighted a five-run opening inning against Justin Verlander, and the Pirates rolled to an 11-6 victory over Detroit on a night the Tigers were knocked from their perch atop the AL Central.

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  16. The Next Page / Pittsburgh, the rising entertainment industry starRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the concussion-related brain injuries of Steeler Mike Webster. a- The old Pittsburgh Schenley High School in Oakland was reopened for "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl," the novel-turned-film by Schenley graduate Jesse Andrews. Filming also has ...

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  17. Winter's polar vortex delivers a summer baby boom in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Pocono Record

    The record-low temperatures and heavy snows of the polar vortex that whacked Pittsburgh the past winter have left a legacy: a little boomlet of aptly named "polar vortex babies" that are expected to be born from August to late September.

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  18. Here comes the polar vortex baby boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Salon

    Has it really been nine months since the polar vortex terrorized most of North America with colder than cold temperatures? Hospitals in Pennsylvania have been keeping track, and say they're gearing up for an influx of births from August through September.

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  19. Non-gasoline tax initiatives to fund transportation projectsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

    I have been intending to write a long piece on the federal highway trust fund issue and various initiatives at the state level , and the lack of influence the various activities at the state level are having on the issuespace for the federal legislation.

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  20. IDL Worldwide's Gallery 135 and Skate Portland Raise $4,000 for the CommunityRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | PRWeb

    IDL Worldwide's Gallery 135 is pleased to announce the success of its recent fundraiser with Skate Portland for GoSkatePDX.

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