Andrew McCutchen has trouble reaching a double by the St. Louis Cardinals' Jhonny Peralta during the seventh inning Tuesday in St. Louis. Peralta scored on a wild pitch later in the inning.
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Andrew McCutchen has trouble reaching a double by the St. Louis Cardinals' Jhonny Peralta during the seventh inning Tuesday in St. Louis. Peralta scored on a wild pitch later in the inning.

Pirates fall 6-4 to Cardinals for third straight loss

Jeff Locke struggled with his command and was knocked out early as St.Louis beat Pittsburgh in the second of a three-game series.

 Cameron McLay is a former police captain in Madison, Wisc.

New Pittsburgh police chief has reputation as a strong leader

During the 30 years that Cameron McLay, 56, worked in the Madison police department, he earned a reputation as a candid leader.

 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is sacked hard to the M&T Bank Stadium turf by the Ravens Bart Scott in 2006.

NFL Preview: Ben Roethlisberger / A decade of hits

For Ben Roethlisberger, ‘crunching the numbers’ can be equated with a health score when you’ve been sacked for more than a decade.

Students, parents use cost-saving two-year colleges as a starting point

Two-year colleges may not radiate the same prestige as four-year universities, but more parents are steering their children that direction.

 "Pittsburgh brides Micah Graham, left, Tyler Dikeman, Angi Moser and Brie Berkopec will be featured on this Friday's TLC reality series, "Four Weddings."

TV preview: TLC show focuses on local weddings

Here come the brides! Pittsburgh is the focus of this week’s TLC reality program, “Four Weddings.”

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Out-of-Towners: After a chilly start, she’s warming up to hilly Pittsburgh

The Steel City has lured my beloved back, and I — so captivated by him — have followed.

Pittsburgh Parking Authority settles lawsuit over height of new pay stations

Debra J. Stemmler, who drives a vehicle and uses a wheelchair, sued when she couldn’t reach buttons on Pittsburgh’s electronic pay stations.



A life of labor

Women pick through scraps of fabric and jute in Kashimpur, in the Gazipur District of Dhaka. The pickers, who wade through wet and often soiled fabric scraps, are day laborers, making less money than garment workers, and have no guarantee of future work.
It took tragedy for the world's clothing labels -- including Pittsburgh-based American Eagle Outfitters -- to act, but workers in Dhaka, Bangladesh, still struggle.

An uphill battle for better safety

Long days a staple of garment industry

PG slideshow: The workers of Bangladesh



A look back at the weekend

Shaquille Richardson pulls in a pass during Steelers minicamp in June.
Steelers release two draft picks, trim roster to 53

Pittsburgh is nation's 19th-most liberal city, study finds

North Shore survives Saturday's trifecta of events

Ex-Steeler James Harrison announces retirement

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Ahead of NATO summit, Obama to show solidarity with Eastern Europe

President Barack Obama was set to visit Estonia for meetings today with Baltic leaders, then head to summit in Wales.

Physics class at Ellis shows active learning's potenial

Working on real-world physics situations instead of hearing lectures helps female students at Ellis School understand the subject better.


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Century Club: Centnarian calls long life a victory over Nazis

Manny Kolski counts his 100th birthday as a victory over the Nazis who killed his mother and 1.1 million other Jews at Auschwitz II-

What's for dinner: Halibut with Tomato and Spinach

This exquisite tomato-based dish from my favorite Italian chef, Lidia Bastianich, has just a handful of ingredients.


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David Brooks / Beware the revolt of the weak

Vladimir Putin and the Islamic State have few strengths but they challenge civilization’s norms.

Dirty numbers: Someone’s account of shale waste disposal is way off

To say that the records of Marcellus Shale well waste disposal are riddled with gaps doesn’t begin to describe the scale of the problem.


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