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  1. Atheist group sues transit system over refusal to run adRead the original story

    52 min ago | New Jersey Herald

    ... the Washington, D.C.-based United Coalition of Reason sued the city's transit agency, the Port Authority of Allegheny County, for refusing to run an ad that said, "Don't believe in God? You are not alone." The Port Authority paid $20,000 plus costs ...

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  2. Judge quashes NRA attempt to restart caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Post-gazette.com

    In its lawsuit against the city of Pittsburgh, the National Rifle Association may have to keep its powder dry. Late last week, a Commonwealth Court judge quashed the gun-rights group's attempt to restart its case, which an Allegheny County judge put on ice last month.

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  3. Inbound Route 885 Boulevard of the Allies closure Tuesday night in PittsburghRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    PennDOT District 11 is announcing an overnight closure on the inbound Boulevard of the Allies in the City of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, will occur tonight, Tuesday night, April 28 weather permitting. Crews from Lone Pine Construction will complete deck repairs on the bridge that carries Route 885 over Brady Street and Birmingham Bridge ramps.

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  4. Residents voice concerns over Penn Hills School District financesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... budget culminated in the need for the district to borrow up to $18 million to cover its everyday expenses. Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge Della Vecchia approved a petition from the district last week allowing the district to borrow the money to ...

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  5. Pa. bar owner picks on wrong woman; she's top homicide prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Allegheny County Assistant District Attorney Lisa Pellegrini, the county's top homicide prosecutor, allegedly had her head shoved multiple times into the dashboard of a Pittsburgh bar owner's SUV outside her apartment building late last year. This was a domestic violence case of a different sort.

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  6. Dateline Pittsburgh: The Legal ProfessionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... of the Republican National Lawyers Association Betty Murphy Award and as a 2015 Woman of Achievement by the Allegheny County District Attorney's Office. Ms.Heidelbaugh focuses her practice on commercial litigation matters. McGuireWoods said Penny E. ...

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  7. Work to begin next month on new Uptown apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... which has done a lot of work in Beaver County, is looking to expand its presence in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County, Mr. Laffey said. "We are in the early conceptual phases of some additional projects in the area. However, it's too early to ...

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  8. City controller: Lamb deserves renomination by the DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Most of the noise in this year's election campaign for controller is coming from the Allegheny County race, but there's another controller's office on the ballot, this one in the city of Pittsburgh. Michael Lamb, 52, of Mount Washington, is completing his second four-year term and would like another.

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  9. Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast at 5:30Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... 62 DEGREES. HERE IS WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FOR A HIGH. UNION TOWN 63. GREENSBURG 62. BEAVER 62. WAYNESBURG 64. ALLEGHENY COUNTY, 63 IN THE SOUTH HILLS. TEMPERATURES AS WE GO THROUGH

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  10. Amen Corner donates $2,000 check to help erect K-9 statueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPXI

    ... "Sixty-two K-9 officers currently work with their police officer handlers to keep us all safe throughout Allegheny County. Rocco was the fourth local K-9 officer in the past 17 years to be killed in the line of duty," said Allegheny County Sheriff's ...

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  11. Prosecutor's boyfriend gets time served for harassment pleaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The boyfriend of an assistant Allegheny County prosecutor won't spend any more than the two days he already served in jail for an alleged attack on the woman. A county judge on Monday imposed the time-served sentence on 48-year-old Ray Burg, owner of Burg's in the Burgh restaurant downtown, after Burg pleaded guilty to harassment.

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  12. State wants binding arbitration for Highmark-UPMC riftRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... services. Also to be resolved are reimbursement rates for so-called critical access hospitals outside Allegheny County, and rates paid for the care of Highmark seniors who are treated at UPMC hospitals under Medicare Advantage plans . Last month, ...

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  13. Pennsylvania official in custody after 6-hour SWAT standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday and ended at about 12:30 a.m. Monday, according to a criminal complaint filed by Allegheny County police. Two borough officers responded after Schwab's adult son called saying his father was intoxicated and threatened to ...

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  14. Baby delivered in Wendy's parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... Hill Road in Squirrel Hill. POLICE ARRESTED HANNA AFTER HE RAN FROM THE SCENE. HE'S BEHIND BARS AT THE ALLEGHENY COUNTY JAIL, FACING AGGRAVATED ASSAULT CHARGES. NEW THIS NOON, A WOMAN GIVES BIRTH IN A PARKING LOT, LATER TELLING INVESTIGATORS SHE ...

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  15. Kids protest sex scandal at Pa. school; twin tragedy on prom night;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... had been warning protesting students and families to stay away this morning. But fliers posted across the Allegheny County, Pa., borough Sunday urge protestors to gather outside the high school at 7 a.m. Monday, and to bring their phones and "tweet, ...

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  16. Obituary: L.C. Greenwood / Big part of Steelers' Steel CurtainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2013 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Former Steelers defensive end L.C. Greenwood, a member of the Steel Curtain defense, died Sunday. The cause of death was kidney failure, according to the Allegheny County medical examiner.

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  17. Standoff leads to arrest of McKees Rock Borough presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Pittsburgh's Action News 4's Jackie Schafer reports from the Allegheny County jail where the president of the McKees Rock Borough is being held after being arrested over the weekend after a standoff with police. NOT TOO BAD CONSIDERING IT'S A MONDAY MORNING BUT THE HIGHEST DELAYS YOU ARE GOING TO RUN INTO ARE ON THE PARKWAY EAST.

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  18. Plum high school students protest claiming censorshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... statements to social media sites could constitute a crime and compromise the investigation, which the Allegheny County district attorney's office has said is ongoing. Chief Armstrong specifically told students at the assemblies that when they use ...

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  19. Protest planned this morning outside Pa. high school rocked by teacher sex scandalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... are warning protesting students and families to stay away this morning. But fliers posted across the Allegheny County, Pa., borough Sunday urge protestors to gather outside the high school at 7 a.m. Monday, and to bring their phones and "tweet, ...

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  20. Showers Return To The ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... SHOULD YOU SEE SNOWFLAKES. WASHINGTON, BROWNSVILLE, WAYNESBURG, MID-50s. THEN HIT-OR-MISS SHOWERS AROUND ALLEGHENY COUNTY AS WELL. STILL BREEZY TOMORROW MORNING, 38 DEGREES. PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY SKY THERE IS. INCREASING CLOUDS FOR THE AFTERNOON. ...

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