Pedestrians walk past the August Wilson Center on Liberty Avenue in Downtown Pittsburgh.
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Pedestrians walk past the August Wilson Center on Liberty Avenue in Downtown Pittsburgh.

August Wilson Center appears headed for sheriff's sale

Three local foundations had been prepared to buy the Downtown Pittsburgh building for $8.49 million.

 Reuters obtained this mugshot of Eric Matthew Frein, 31, who is accused of killing a Pennsylvania state trooper in a sniper attack in September.

Frein ordered held without bail in ambush shooting death of Pennsylvania trooper

A crowd of about 150 gathered outside the courthouse, with some of them shouting jeers, such as "you're a coward" and "rot in hell."

 Steelers rookie receiver Martavis Bryant tosses the ball at practice on the South Side on Wednesday afternoon.

On the Steelers: Ravens will be facing different lineup

Steelers will look vastly different Sunday night than when they lost to the Ravens in Baltimore in Week 2.

 Alex Hribal leaves the Westmoreland County Courthouse after a September hearing.

Franklin Regional stabbing suspect's trial moved to March court term

Patrick Thomassey, the attorney representing 17-year-old Alex Hribal, asked a judge for more time to prepare his defense.

 California University of Pennsylvania football players arrested, top row left to right, Jonathan Barlow, D' Andre Dunkley and Corey Ford. Bottom row left to right, Rodney Gillin and James Williamson.

Cal U. forfeits game after five football players arrested in off-campus assault

Each is being held on $500,000 bond, accused of seriously injuring a 30-year-old man outside an off-campus restaurant.

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A ghoulish good time

On the "Setting the SEEN: Halloween Spooktacular," SEEN editor Natalie Bencivenga and style editor Sara Bauknecht take a Pittsburgh ghost story tour aboard the Terror Trolley.

The pair also previews Global Links' Day of the Dead party and gets spooky style and makeup tips from Costume World in the Strip District.

And if you're not too scared, stay tuned for the end of the show for a list of other events happening across Pittsburgh this weekend.



Robert Ferrante trial

Robert Ferrante, center, is flanked by his defense attorneys as he is escorted into a courtroom Oct. 23.
Follow one of the most scandalous trials in the history of Allegheny County: Robert Ferrante, a University of Pittsburgh researcher is accused of poisoning his wife, Dr. Autumn Marie Klein, a rising star in the field of neurology and obstetrics.

Mr. Ferrante denies any involvement.

Our reporter Paula Ward provides a day-by-day breakdown, latest findings and more. Also examine:

Case background and people involved

Evidence presented in the trial

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Children 'go wild' for Guiness World Record-setting vocabulary lesson

PNC Grow Up Great celebrated its 10th anniversary with a vocabulary challenge — teaching the same lesson at the same time in 37 cities.

U.S. consumer spending down 0.2 percent in September

Spending is closely watched because it accounts for 70 percent of economic activity.


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Halloween spending report portends well for holidays

Data from the National Retail Federation show that consumers are spending more money on all manner of Halloween.

Ready, Set, Bake: Pittsburgh a presence at the Pillsbury Bake-Off

Next week’s recipe throwdown in Nashville features four area residents and one who used to live here.


Opinion »

If the GOP falls short ...

There’s likely to be a bloody battle within the party.

Forward progress: Penn State needs to move beyond the Freeh report

The Freeh report, commissioned by Penn State, concluded that school leaders concealed information related to the assaults.


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