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 Carvis Fisher of the East End gets pumped for the arrival of customers at the 5 p.m. opening of Best Buy in Ross Township today.
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Carvis Fisher of the East End gets pumped for the arrival of customers at the 5 p.m. opening of Best Buy in Ross Township today.

'Black Friday' sales draw Pittsburgh shoppers on Thanksgiving

Even as some bemoaned the opening of stores on Thanksgiving, shoppers at Pittsburgh-area stores turned out for Thanksgiving Day bargains.

 Mario Lemieux christens the ice at Consol Energy Center in 2010 with water from Mellon Arena.

A special report -- The evolution of Mario Lemieux: 30 years in Pittsburgh

He came here a hockey phenom. He became so much more. Over eight days, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette will tell the story of how it happened.

 Forever Collectibles launched the "Ugly Teams" line earlier this year, which will generate $10 million in wholesale revenue.

Sports enthusiasts cozy up to 'Ugly Teams' Christmas sweaters

Sports teams are the newest to embrace the ugly Christmas sweater trend

The 2014 Fabulous 22 All-Area High School Football Team

Thirty-four years ago, the Post-Gazette started a high school football all-star team and it has become a Thanksgiving Day tradition.

 A group of Great Pyrenees dogs from Great Pyrenees Rescue of Western Pennsylvania.

Thanksgiving holiday brings its own set of hazards for pets

Pets can get into trouble while their owners are distracted by Thanksgiving cooking tasks and visitors.

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Milwaukee employees to examine city bureau

Pittsburgh releases partial consulting proposal from Milwaukee police employees.

Goodfellows campaign to brighten kids’ holidays begins

The Goodfellows campaign raises money to provide gifts for under-privileged children through Toys for Tots and the Salvation Army.



Fall 2014 Dining Guide

Dishes from Stagioni.
Pittsburgh dining is coming into its own. Never have there been so many compelling choices, from the elegant special-occasion restaurant to the ultra-casual noodle house.

Need some restaurant recommendations? Take a peek at the Post-Gazette's Fall 2014 Dining Guide.



Will Smith film has Pittsburgh ties

File photo of former Steeler Mike Webster.
Production has started in Pittsburgh on a new film in which Oscar nominee Will Smith portrays Dr. Bennet Omalu, the first pathologist to detect a long-developing brain injury called CTE in a former football player.

That player was retired Steelers center Mike Webster, who died in 2002 at age 50. The movie, with the working title of "Concussion,' is slated to film here through mid-January.

* The story behind Mike Webster, concussions and the new film

* A life off-center: Mike Webster's battles

* David Morse to portray Mike Webster in upcoming film

* VIDEO: Casting call for upcoming film

Scott Sturgis’ Driver’s Seat: 2015 McLaren 650S elevates the driving experiece

2015 McLaren 650S: For the driver who has everything, another reason to give thanks.

Station Square housing proposed

Owner Forest City Enterprises is proposing to redevelop the east side of the complex, with 300 units of apartments in the first phase.


Preview: Igudesman & Joo

What music/comedy duo Igudesman & Joo do is serious business. The pair makes its local debut with the Pittsburgh Symphony this weekend.

Preview: Pink Floyd meets 'The Wizard of Oz' in local benefit show

'Dark Side of Oz' merges two classics at Mr. Smalls featuring The Ruckus Bros.


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E.J. Dionne Jr. / Thank a politician today

This Thanksgiving, let’s all express gratitude to our fellow Americans who dare to run for the House and Senate.

Never mind: A House panel debunks the Benghazi claims

The Benghazi incident, which led to the deaths of four Americans, including Ambassador Christopher Stevens, is not immune to criticism.


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