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 Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dead at 79

The U.S. Marshals Service in Washington confirmed Scalia’s death at a private residence in the Big Bend area of South Texas.



 Screenshot of video taken this morning shows one of the bald eagles in the Hays nest turning the newly hatched egg.

Bald Eagle egg spotted in Hays nest

First egg of the Western Pennsylvania bald eagle season is visible on the Hays nest webcam.



 Emergency personnel work at the scene of a crash near Fredericksburg. State police say a pileup has closed Interstate 78 in central Pennsylvania.

Police: 3 killed, scores sent to hospitals after 50-car pileup on I-78

An unknown number of critically injured patients were flown to hospitals, while 70 more were transported by ambulance to other facilities.



 As part of an annual commemoration of George Washington's trip through the Butler County area, re-enactors repeat a shot that almost killed him. It is considered the first shot of the French and Indian War. Participants on history walks at Jennings Environmental Center on Feb. 20 will get to see and hear that shot.

2 outdoors events follow George Washington's footsteps

The expanded Cherry Pie Hike marks the first president’s birthday and his trip through Western Pennsylvania, where his life almost ended.



 Syracuse University research student Samantha Usman with the 300 TFLOP supercomputer used to search for the collisions of black holes and neutron stars.

Fox Chapel native finds boxing and physics a perfect mix, joins in huge discovery between bouts

Samantha Usman, a senior at Syracuse University, was part of a team that confirmed part of Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity.



 Ambridge boys basketball coach Mark Jula.

Death of son prompts Ambridge basketball coach Mark Jula to skip at least first round of playoffs

Ambridge boys basketball coach Mark Jula will miss team’s first-round WPIAL Class AAA playoff game because of son’s death.


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 Screenshot of video taken this morning shows one of the bald eagles in the Hays nest turning the newly hatched egg.

Bald Eagle egg spotted in Hays nest

First egg of the Western Pennsylvania bald eagle season is visible on the Hays nest webcam.



 This is one of the last photos taken of President Abraham Lincoln.

Celebrating a connection as Abraham Lincoln turns 207

Few people — other than Jesus Christ — have had more books written about them than Abraham Lincoln.


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 Rebecca Droke/Post-Gazette-- Friday, February 5, 2016-- STORY BY SARA BAUKNECHT-- Carol and Jim Primm, married for 51 years, at their home in Lincoln Place on Friday, February 5, 2016. The couple were married on May 23, 1964, have four children and 7 grandchildren. Carol says the key to their long marriage has been their strong faith, good family support system and compromise." She also adds that Jim is a "true gentleman."
How did power couples of Pittsburgh meet?

Famous people and other Pittsburghers share their stories of love.

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NETWORK SPEED


A new regional computer network means higher speed, lower costs for schools in the Pittsburgh area. Read about this education collaboration and other stories from our communities.
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 Patients at a free medical clinic in Newton, N.J., on Jan. 28.

Disparity in life spans of the rich and the poor is growing

Smoking, obesity and the prescription drug epidemic are being looked at as having helped drive the longevity gap.



 Pope Francis, left, and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill exchange a joint declaration on religious unity at the Jose Marti International airport in Havana on Friday.

‘Finally’: Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader

It was the first ever meeting between a pontiff and the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, a historic development in a 1,000-year schism.


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 Syracuse University research student Samantha Usman with the 300 TFLOP supercomputer used to search for the collisions of black holes and neutron stars.

Fox Chapel native finds boxing and physics a perfect mix, joins in huge discovery between bouts

Samantha Usman, a senior at Syracuse University, was part of a team that confirmed part of Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity.



 The Steelers long snapper Greg Warren (60) will return for a 12th season.

Steelers re-sign long snapper Warren

Greg Warren, who earned two Super Bowl rings, will return for his 12th season with the Steelers


National Labor Relations Board files complaint against Allegheny Technologies

The federal agency says the Pittsburgh metal producer threatened union workers with the loss of jobs, benefits.



 General Mills' Betty Crocker baking mix business has long been a staple for the company, but its sales have been hurting the past few years. New recipes and value pricing have helped sales rebound, says Liz Nordlie, VP of Baking.

General Mills’ Betty Crocker, Pillsbury cope with baking slump

Consumers are turning away from the center aisles of the grocery store toward the perimeter, where fresher foods predominate.


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 As part of an annual commemoration of George Washington's trip through the Butler County area, re-enactors repeat a shot that almost killed him. It is considered the first shot of the French and Indian War. Participants on history walks at Jennings Environmental Center on Feb. 20 will get to see and hear that shot.

2 outdoors events follow George Washington's footsteps

The expanded Cherry Pie Hike marks the first president’s birthday and his trip through Western Pennsylvania, where his life almost ended.



 Jackie Walker of Indiana Township and Garcon, her 4-year-old berger Picard are headed to New York City for the Westminster Kennel Club show.

Pet Tales: Local dog and owner are headed to Westminster dog show

Jackie Walker of Indiana and her dog Garcon are in New York City for the big dog show held by the Westminster Kennel Club.


 American cellist Joshua Roman made his Pittsburgh Symphony debut Friday night.

Concert review: PSO turns up the romance with debuting cellist

The Pittsburgh Symphony’s Valentine’s Day-themed concert, led by Juraj Valcuha, featured cellist Joshua Roman.



 Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre dancers in Jorden Morris' "Peter Pan" at Benedum Center.

Dance review: Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's 'Peter Pan' an enchanting adventure

The swashbuckling story ballet by Jorden Morris is fun for the whole family. Performances continue at Benedum Center through Feb. 21.


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 U.S. gold-medal winner Jesse Owens stands on the podium next to German silver medalist Lutz Long at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin. Afterward, Mr. Owens and Mr. Long walked arm in arm around the playing field.

First Person: Jesse Owens and me

My family has some ties to the 1936 Olympic Games.



Calming Syria: Can the major powers make a cease-fire work? 

Diplomats from more than a dozen major powers, including Russia and the United States, offered hope to war-torn Syria Friday.


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