Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic in Oakland.
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Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic in Oakland.

Grand jury says Western Psych failed to cooperate with police in sexual assault cases

The report does not recommend criminal charges, but does advise training for employees as well as changes to state law.

Medical professionals and politicians seek ways to prevent prescription addiction

Addiction to opioids can be insidious for patients, but new Pennsylvania guidelines can give doctors more tools to ward off problems.

 A containment building under construction at Sanmen on China’s eastern coast, the site of Westinghouse's first AP1000 reactor, which has run into delays but is now expected to be online by the end of next year.

China showing interest in $20 billion Westinghouse deal

China wants to commission 26 more plants using Westinghouse technology, which would be in addition to eight coastal plants being negotiated.

 Antonio Brown makes catch and picks up yardage during afternoon workouts in the rain Monday at Saint Vincent College.

In a year of change, must the Steelers offense carry the defense this season?

After relying on defense for decades, Pittsburgh might need the offense to lead the way, which might be the most shocking adjustment of all.

 McCandless Council has approved the construction of a 150,000-square-foot Wal-Mart on Blazier Drive off McKnight Road.

McCandless approves Wal-Mart store off McKnight Road despite residents' opposition

After more than five hours of listening to residents’ concerns, McCandless council members approved the plan.

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Road work to impact traffic on Route 65 to Beaver County line

Crews will install pavement reflectors in both directions.

Forbes Avenue paving means buses in Squirrel Hill rerouted

Four bus routes will be detoured today and Wednesday as the city paves a block of Forbes Avenue in Squirrel Hill, Port Authority announced.




Judy Kunes, an LPN and volunteer at the 9th Street Free Clinic in McKeesport, measures the blood pressure of Nathan Hite, a former McKeesport firefighter experiencing shoulder and hip pain.
Poor Health is an occasional series about the barriers to health and health care for low-income urban Americans.
Future installments in this series will examine new models for improving health care.



Farmers Market Finder

The season has begun and you can find the farmers markets near you plus schedule details with a quick visit to our 2014 interactive map and listing.

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New traffic pattern to debut on inbound Route 28

The traffic split will be removed but the right lane will continue to be an exit-only lane at East Ohio Street.

Global force seeking to reach crash site is repulsed by fighting

Fierce fighting on Monday gripped a dozen towns in eastern Ukraine, blocking an international police force from reaching the wreckage of


Funding for health studies near drill sites loosening

Allegheny County Health Department promises proactive approach to health monitoring as drilling begins near airport, under county parks.

Pittsburgh medical brace entrepreneur Kelly Collier earns recognition

ActivAided Orthotics CEO Kelly Collier is encouraging the Western Pennsylvania medical supply chain to work together.


'Walking With Dinosaurs,' with life-size puppets, presents them as feathered ancestors of birds

“Walking With Dinosaurs - The Arena Spectacular” will showcase life-size dinosaurs in an educational and informative setting.

People: The Situation, Sarah Palin, Nicki Minaj and more!

“Jersey Shore’s” The Situation will take anger management classes to resolve simple assault charges stemming from a July 15 fight.


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Going, going ... gone: Religious radicalization is driving Christians from their homes

Islamic extremists in the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa are emptying formerly Christian cities and neighborhoods.

Ryan’s block grants: His new proposal would hurt vulnerable Americans

Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin has been considered the intellectual heavyweight among congressional Republicans on fiscal issues.


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