James Harrison announced his retirement at the Steelers' headquarters on the South Side earlier this month. Today Steelers' coach Mike Tomlin confirmed James Harrison is back.
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James Harrison announced his retirement at the Steelers' headquarters on the South Side earlier this month. Today Steelers' coach Mike Tomlin confirmed James Harrison is back.

Tomlin confirms Harrison's return to Steelers

James Harrison was re-signed to replace Jarvis Jones, who was placed on the short-term injured reserve list after surgery on a broken wrist.

 The Port Authority said today that two buses were driven recklessly on the Parkway North before one of them careened off the highway and down a slope on Monday.

Port Authority bus drivers may have engaged in horseplay before crash

Surveillance video shows the drivers gesturing to each other, possibly in a joking manner, as they raced down the Parkway North on Monday.

 The Broderie Room at Phipps Conservancy & Botanical Gardens.

RADical Days 2014 begins in Pittsburgh region: 20 days of free events

The Regional Asset District, now in its 20th year, showcases places that get RAD funding with hikes, tours, museum visits and more.

 Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, left, and Democrat Tom Wolf shake hands at the end of the Monday debate hosted by the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry in Hershey.

Corbett, Wolf spar in first of three gubernatorial debates

While the civil debate featured no bombshells, Mr. Corbett was often the low-key aggressor and Mr. Wolf was unfazed by the criticisms.

 Dale Sleva of Kennedy stands with one of the two-car taxis in the Cindy's Carriages company, which he manages while his wife, Cindy, acts as owner. They operate in the west suburbs.

Startup taxi company targeting South Side draws protest

Cindy’s Carriages, a two-car taxi company, is trying to expand, but has had efforts blocked by Classy Cab and Yellow Cab.

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Tracking Marcellus

Pennsylvania DEP inspector John Sengle prepares to take water samples from Hawk Run near Philipsburg in January.
A Post-Gazette analysis of Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection records provides a detailed look at the Marcellus Shale industry and its regulation.

It shows the serious problems in spotting well-site incidents, record keeping and hiring adequate numbers of inspectors.



Good reads and special projects

 Early fans waving tickets at the Civic Arena on the day of the Beatles concert on Sept. 14, 1964.
* The Beatles in the 'Burgh in 1964: Beatlemania in Pittsburgh

* Refugees: A journey from Nepal to Pittsburgh

* Poor Health: How low-income urban Americans struggle to get access to healthcare

*The Digs: Explore Pittsburgh history in photos

*Building The Tower at PNC Plaza: An inside look

Sports »

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 9.23.14

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers and their new and familiar acquisition, James Harrison.

Station Square park would honor Negro Leagues stars in Pittsburgh

Josh Gibson Park in Station Square would teach about the Homestead Grays, Pittsburgh Crawfords and the Negro Leagues in Pittsburgh.


Life »

BattleFrog obstacle course gives a sample of Navy SEAL training

Open this Saturday in Lawrence County, the demanding, mud-filled course was designed by former SEALs. (Kids can try the TadPole Dash.)

Steel Advice: Remember son, block out his callous widow

Parents should ignore the accusations of their deceased son’s wife and seek comfort in his memory.


Musical couple Phat Man Dee and Tommy Amoeba promise wild CD release party in Millvale

The longtime performers with different styles get their freak on with a pair of new albums and a release show Wednesday at Mr. Smalls.

TV review: 'NCIS: New Orleans' follows formula

CBS returns to the “NCIS” well for another spinoff, this one set in The Big Easy and starring an accent-challenged Scott Bakula.


Opinion »

A climate-change stopgap measure: trees

Action on global warming is stymied, so let’s at least save the forests

Better air: A consent order seeks to cut Clairton’s emissions

That's fine, but the whole process should have been transparent to the public.


Treasure Hunt - 09/23/2014
Winning Numbers: 13 16 19 22 29 Treasure Hunt jackpot for 09/24/2014 is $25,000       

Quinto (DAY) - 09/23/2014
Winning Numbers: 9 4 2 7 8       

Big 4 (DAY) - 09/23/2014
Winning Numbers: 8 7 0 2       

Daily Number (DAY) - 09/23/2014
Winning Numbers: 1 8 3       

Match 6 - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 5 17 20 39 40 46 Match 6 jackpot for 09/25/2014 is $500,000       

Cash 5 - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 8 14 16 18 33 Cash 5 jackpot for 09/23/2014 is $125,000       

Quinto - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 8 3 4 8 1       

Big 4 - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 2 2 5 0       

Daily Number - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 7 8 4       

Treasure Hunt - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 1 4 5 20 30 Treasure Hunt jackpot for 09/23/2014 is $10,000       

Quinto (DAY) - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 6 5 6 8 6       

Big 4 (DAY) - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 9 6 9 9       

Daily Number (DAY) - 09/22/2014
Winning Numbers: 9 6 7       

Cash 5 - 09/21/2014
Winning Numbers: 1 8 16 35 38 Cash 5 jackpot for 09/22/2014 is $125,000       

Quinto - 09/21/2014
Winning Numbers: 6 7 8 3 6       


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