Steelers' Le'Veon Bell picks up three yards against the Carolina Panthers at Heinz Field Thursday night. The Steelers lost, 10-0.
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Steelers' Le'Veon Bell picks up three yards against the Carolina Panthers at Heinz Field Thursday night. The Steelers lost, 10-0.

Steelers end preseason with lackluster loss to Carolina Panthers at home

With many starters either not playing or playing only cameo roles, the Panthers shut out the Steelers 10-0, before 22,000 no-shows.

 Cars travel along the lower PJ McArdle Roadway.

Weather, traffic to heat up Labor Day weekend

Heading into the last holiday weekend of summer, the temperature in Pittsburgh has yet to reach 90 degrees. Will that change?

 Gov. Tom Corbett plan would offer subsidies to 500,000 low-income Pennsylvanians to purchase private insurance.

Federal regulators approve Gov. Corbett's 'Healthy PA' Medicaid overhaul

Pennsylvania’s working poor -- as many as 600,000 may be eligible -- could start receiving subsidized health insurance as early as Jan. 1.

 Shooting instructor Charles Vacca stands next to a 9-year-old girl at the Last Stop shooting range in White Hills, Ariz., on Monday. The girl accidentally shot and killed her shooting instructor with an Uzi when the weapon's strong recoil caused her to lose control of her aim, police said.

Gun experts: Arizona instructor didn’t follow protocol in fatal incident

But firearms safety experts say there’s no reason children cannot be taught how to safely handle a firearm.

 Evan Schmitt, a staffer with the East End Food Co-op, stocks bottles of vinegar at the Point Breeze store. The co-op has had to make the decision to not use volunteers anymore because of insurance and labor laws.

Legal concerns end volunteer system at East End co-op

The Point Breeze co-op offers discounts for volunteers but concerns about fair wage laws and worker liability will end that next month.

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Man from care home dies after being pulled from Lake Arthur

Officials at Moraine said the 52-year-old man was reported having trouble in the water at Lakeview Beach on the north shore of Lake Arthur.

Police search for suspect in stabbing death on North Side

Police were called to the Giant Eagle parking lot on Cedar Avenue around 12:30 a.m.



Setting the SEEN

In this week's "Setting the SEEN," Post-Gazette SEEN editor Natalie Bencivenga and style editor Sara Bauknecht get the inside scoop on RiverLife's upcoming Party at the Pier: Gold and Glam event at the Rivers Casino riverfront.

Need help sprucing up your style with some sparkle? ModCloth has created wardrobe inspiration boards for the event and styled Natalie and Sara for the day!



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Obama: No plan for Islamic State

Instead, the president said in a White House news conference, he has asked the Pentagon to prepare options.

NFL takes tougher stand on domestic violence

The about-face by Roger Goodell, the most powerful executive in U.S. sports, was stunning in its earnestness and clarity.


Strip District redevelopment bidder disputes critical analysis

Representatives for Rubino Partners maintained Thursday that their plan ends up producing more money than the other two proposals.

Pennsylvania lawmakers push for ride-sharing

Ride-sharing issues raised by Uber and Lyft were discussed at a Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission hearing in Harrisburg on Thursday.


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Nestle’s Toll House teardrop chocolate morsel turns 75

For that simple, crunchy pleasure of a chocolate chip cookie, you have Ruth Wakefield and Nestle Toll House to thank.

Ground cherries are having a moment

Fruit that originated in South America is spreading via farmers markets here.


The big summer box office winner turns out to be a surprise

It’s almost a wrap on summer 2014 when “Guardians of the Galaxy” emerged as the surprise hit, ahead of “Transformers” and “Maleficent.”

Tuned In: High-class problem: too much good TV

With the quality shows on the air, some consider this the golden age of TV; ABC plans a “Frozen” special; “The Chief” debuts on WPXI.


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