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  1. How accurate are state heroin overdose statistics?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | O-R Online

    ... were getting heroin, but instead took another drug, like fentanyl. On the western side of the state, in Allegheny County, Medical Examiner Dr. Karl Williams has practically made heroin overdose reporting real-time. “What they get back from ...

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  2. Survey Shows Pennsylvania Nonprofits Barely Break EvenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The CPA Technology Advisor

    ... quality," McKinley said. "People might be getting jobs, but they are hourly jobs or those on-call jobs." In Allegheny County, nonprofits with budgets below $100 million -- excluding the likes of universities and health care behemoths UPMC and ...

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  3. Cops: Man fires BB gun at 11-year-old, said boy shot his sonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Authorities in Pennsylvania say a man has shot an 11-year-old boy in the chest with a BB gun and claims the boy had previously shot his own young son with the same kind of weapon. Police in Allegheny County say 31-year-old Albert Clark of McKeesport approached the boy Sunday afternoon on the playground of the former George Washington Elementary School and fired twice.

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  4. Police: Man critically injures boy with BB gun; says he shot his sonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KIMA

    Authorities in Pennsylvania say a man has shot an 11-year-old boy in the chest with a BB gun and claims the boy had previously shot his own young son with the same kind of weapon. Police in Allegheny County say 31-year-old Albert Clark of McKeesport approached the boy Sunday afternoon on the playground of the former George Washington Elementary School and fired twice.

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  5. Pittsburgh's Action Weather at noon MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... IS WHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT HERE. AS WE GET AROUND 8:00, A LOT OF IT WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH NORTHWARD, INTO ALLEGHENY COUNTY. STILL COULD SEE SOME SHOWERS. IF YOU ARE HEADING TO THE PIRATES GAME, THERE IS THAT THREAT FOR SOME RAIN DURING THE GAME BUT ...

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  6. Man fires BB gun at 11-year-old, said boy shot his sonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

    ... a BB gun and claims the boy had previously shot his own young son with the same kind of weapon. Police in Allegheny County say 31-year-old Albert Clark of McKeesport approached the boy Sunday afternoon on the playground of the former George ...

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  7. Woman arrested after 4 dogs found dead in Pittsburgh homeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WPXI

    Public safety officials in Allegheny County said Sunday that 25-year-old Taura Krill McCormick faces five counts of animal cruelty and one count of harboring a nuisance. Police said earlier that they were seeking the resident after officers investigating complaints of a foul odor found the bodies of two pit bulls, a terrier mix and a Rottweiler.

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  8. 4 dogs found dead in Pittsburgh home after neighbors smelled rotting bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PennLive.com

    Authorities in western Pennsylvania say they have arrested a woman after four dogs were found dead in a Pittsburgh home. Public safety officials in Allegheny County said Sunday that 25-year-old Taura Krill McCormick faces five counts of animal cruelty and one count of harboring a nuisance.

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  9. With the state Supreme Court in play, we need to get tough on campaign money: Jay CostaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PennLive.com

    ... , responsive government. State Sen. Jay Costa, a Democrat, is the Senate Minority Leader. He represents the Allegheny County-based 34th Senate District.

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  10. Defendant gets married after homicide trial orderedRead the original story

    Saturday | The Inter-Mountain

    ... of a man whose body was found in a river in another state. Hubert Wingate, 30, of Pittsburgh was charged in Allegheny County with homicide, theft and abuse of a corpse in the disappearance and shooting death of Andre Gray, 34, of Lawrenceville. Gray ...

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  11. Dateline Pittsburgh/ People on the Move: 5/24/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Post-gazette.com

    Dwight Boddorf , director of Veterans Services at Community College of Allegheny County, was appointed to two national advisory boards: NASPAStudent Affairs Administrators in Higher Education Region II Representative for the Veterans Knowledge Community and Military Friendly Advisory Board of Victory Media, a veteran-owned business that publishes a variety of resources for the military community. Justin Brown , executive director, The Education Partnership, is the 2015 recipient of the Pennsylvania State of Education Association's Leadership in Promoting Intergroup Relations Award.

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  12. Tweak the governor's budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... r and just budget. Ken Regal is executive director of Just Harvest, an anti-hunger organization that serves Allegheny County. Michael Wood is research director for the Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center.

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  13. Tidal shift: Pennsylvania is on track to reducing school taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... Bill 504 would boost the sales tax by nearly 17 percent, from 6 to 7 percent, and from 7 to 8 percent in Allegheny County. At the same time, the income tax rate would increase by 20 percent, from 3.07 percent to 3.7 percent. House approval gets the ...

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  14. Helping caregivers fill the gaps with the community's supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... tumor. With that incident fresh in her mind, Ms. Ploskina didn't hesitate last month when United Way of Allegheny County asked her to participate in the pilot test of I Care, a program that encourages businesses, neighborhood groups, churches, mail ...

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  15. Woman on motorized scooter struck, killed by freight trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Philly.com

    Authorities say an elderly woman on a motorized scooter was struck and killed by a freight train in western Pennsylvania. Investigators in Allegheny County said the woman was trying to cross the tracks in Coraopolis when she was hit by the train at about 11:15 a.m. Friday.

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  16. Two Allegheny County Inmates Dead, Cause Unknown: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Patch.com

    ... or what Leininger meant by "smash," but authorities took the statement seriously enough that he has been in Allegheny County Jail after failing to post bail ever since. The second inmate that died Thursday was 23-year-old Monty Crawford, who died ...

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  17. Train kills elderly woman on scooterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | O-R Online

    ... on a motorized scooter was struck and killed by a freight train in Western Pennsylvania. Investigators in Allegheny County said the woman was trying to cross the tracks in Coraopolis when she was hit by the train about 11:15 a.m. Friday. The ...

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  18. What's The Weather Going To Be Like In Allegheny County On Memorial Day?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Patch.com

    The weekend will get off to a cool start and a chance of showers is expected on Sunday and Monday. Check out the full forecast here.

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  19. Sunday Is Fish For Free Day In PA: Check Out These Allegheny County SpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Patch.com

    Sunday is Fish For Free Day in Pennsylvania, meaning that anyone is able to legally fish in Pennsylvania waters without a fishing license. The weather is predicted to be excellent for fishing, with a high of 83 degrees and a low of 60. There is zero percent chance of rain.

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  20. Plum teachers investigation kept privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Post-gazette.com

    An Allegheny County Common Pleas judge refused Friday to turn over documents related to search warrants executed this week at Plum High School. Investigators from the county district attorney's office gathered evidence for three days this week related to the investigation of two teachers accused of having sexual relationships with students.

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