The Pirates' Josh Harrison celebrates after hitting a two-run homer in the seventh inning against the Brewers at PNC Park.
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The Pirates' Josh Harrison celebrates after hitting a two-run homer in the seventh inning against the Brewers at PNC Park.

Pirates blast four home runs, pound Brewers, 11-2

In the one-sided win, the Pirates may have exacted some measure of revenge after the Brewers swept them last weekend at Miller Park.


 The new Boulevard Apartments at 5801 East Liberty Blvd.

Pittsburgh renting rates rising quickly

As a percentage increase, rent locally is rising faster than established high-rent cities such as New York and San Francisco.



 Director Gabriele Muccino and Jane Fonda on set for "Fathers & Daughters" being shot in Pittsburgh.

Crowe, Seyfried, Fonda and Kruger lead cast of 'Fathers & Daughters' filming here

It was the leading man who drew some to the project in which Pittsburgh stands in for New York, including Brooklyn Heights and Park Slope.



UPMC data breach may affect as many as 27,000 employees

The new figure was the latest increase by UPMC since employees began reporting instances of identity theft about two months ago.



 Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto gets a hug from Max Sciullo, right, father of slain Pittsburgh police officer Paul Sciullo as his wife Julia,, left, looks on at the press briefing announcing the building of a deck hockey rink in Bloomfield Park next to the ball field named after the Mr. Sciullo's son. In the rear is Pittsburgh Penguins CEO David Morehouse. Paul Sciullo, who lived in Bloomfield, was an avid hockey player.

Bloomfield Hockey scores new rink at playground

After six years, Bloomfield Hockey is getting what officials say will be a state-of-the-art Dek Hockey rink to surpass any in the region.



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Fifth person dies in Armstrong County crash

Kent Smith, 34, of Elderton, died at 11:10 p.m. Thursday at UPMC Presbyterian, according to the Allegheny County medical examiner's office.



DEP investigating liner leak at gas waste water site in Washington County

A state Department of Environmental Protection spokeswoman confirmed that Range Resources discovered the leak during an inspection this


 

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Ukraine, Russia aim to defuse crisis

President Barack Obama was skeptical about the agreement that called on activists in eastern Ukraine to stand down.



Detention of Taliban commander disrupts Afghan peace talks

Agha Jan Motasim, the Taliban's former finance minister, was taken by authorities in the United Arab Emirates a month ago.


 



For some Pitt students, UPMC could soon be out of network

A University of Pittsburgh sophomore’s broken ankle has exposed a new twist in the ongoing Highmark-UPMC contract dispute.



Chairman: PPG 'the largest coatings company in the world'

PPG, founded near Pittsburgh as a glassmaker,  has completed its transformation to primarily a coatings business, its chairman says.


 





BBC America's 'Orphan Black' returns

The show, an entertaining showcase for newcomer Tatiana Maslany, returns for season two with more clones than ever.



British sci-fi 'Under the Skin' thrills

The thriller hits the screen with Scarlett Johansson's beauty in the body of a seductive alien -- boys beware.


 

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Where the GOP gets it right

Republicans are fine at diagnosing social problems, but their prescriptions don't work.


 


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