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 Smoke rises from a burning building after an explosion on 2nd Avenue on March 26, 2015 in New York City. The seven alarm fire drew firefighters from across the city. A number of injuries have been reported.

Building collapses in NYC's East Village; several people injured

The residential apartment building is on Second Avenue and East 7th Street.

Mother of Steel Valley special needs student upset over bathroom dispute

Tracy Montgomery’s daughter Kaitlin, 10, is the subject of a grievance filed by the Steel Valley Education Association.

 Response crews for the train derailment near Mount Carbon, W. Va., monitor the burning cars in February next to the Kanawha River.

Washington pushes for holistic response to rail accidents

Concern over recent derailments of trains carrying crude oil manifested in dual announcements from legislators and industry groups.

 Ingrid Schaffner is the author of more than 20 books, including "The Essential Andy Warhol" and "Salvador Dali's Dream of Venus."

Ingrid Schaffner to curate 2018-19 Carnegie International

The scholar and art historian, who lived in Shadyside as a child, is curator at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Philadelphia.

 Left to right, Langston Brentley, junior at Pittsburgh Obama 6-12; Saroyah Johnson, junior at Penn Hills High School; Margaux Wilson, junior at Oakland Catholic High School; Liza Wilson (Margaux's sister), sophomore at Oakland Catholic High School; Javar Wilson (no relation), junior at Imani Christian Academy.

Pittsburgh-area high school students share perspectives on historically black colleges

Follow the PG as we join 5 Pittsburgh-area high school students who are touring 13 historically black colleges to decide on their future.

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Wilkinsburg man charged with abusing authority as deputy constable, position in security company

Lawrence Taylor will be charged with computer trespass, tampering with records or identification, official oppression and harassment.

Three family members sentenced in boy's abuse

The 8-year-old boy’s mother, Mary Rader; grandmother, Deana Beighley; and step-grandfather, Dennis Beighley were all sentenced today.



Who would you draft?

Ryan Shazier of the Ohio State Buckeyes poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after he was picked No. 15 overall by the Pittsburgh Steelers during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft.
The Steelers have the 22nd in the first round of this year's NFL Draft, which begins April 30 in Chicago.

Beat writer Ed Bouchette currently has 13 players he thinks the Steelers could take in the first round.

Explore Ed's analysis, vote on who you think the Steelers will most likely select on our interactive draft poll and share your opinions in the comments section.


Dig in on The Digs

The Post-Gazette is excavating, curating and digitizing its photo library, which has been accumulating photographs for more than a century, and displaying the photos online with a peek into their origins.

We hope The Digs will be of interest to readers and history buffs, and ignites some memories of Pittsburgh's storied past.

Explore our most recent post on how to raise a Pittsburgh teenager in the modern age.

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Burmese restaurant Royal Myanmar opens in West View

Pittsburgh’s only Burmese restaurant, Royal Myanmar offers traditional dishes on a pan-Asian menu.

Munch goes to brunch at Sweet Peaches!

Allentown caterer Sweet Peaches! makes Sunday brunch with a smile.


The Decemberists to perform at the Benedum

The Decemberists come off a four-year hiatus with “What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World.”

Preview: Ramon Riley, who painted his way out of Braddock, returns with an exhibition

Abstract painter Ramon Riley teaches art in the Pine-Richland School District.


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