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On this day, 70 years ago, playwright August Wilson was born in the Hill District. Check out a photo collection of the Post-Gazette images exploring the legacy of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author.

 "For some other students, the rising costs could prevent them from completing their degrees," State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said in the report.

State audit: Pa. universities must contain costs, better monitor crime reporting

The report is billed as the first modern-day comprehensive performance audit evaluating the effectiveness of the State System.

 Attorney General Kathleen Kane's testimony before the grand jury was "materially false," the presentment said.

Judge unseals grand jury presentment: AG Kane testimony 'riddled with inconsistencies'

The attorney general lied "to divert her attention from her actual role as the principal“ of a leak to the media, the grand jury said.

 Robert Gaunt

Odysseys: Pittsburgh — the best place in the world for Canadian researcher

Robert Gaunt’s first sight of the city was coming through the Fort Pitt Tunnel from the airport. “It’s pretty spectacular,” he says.

 Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin sits along side Steelers GM Kevin Colbert as the pair previews this week's NFL Draft today at the Steelers South Side facility.

GM Kevin Colbert: NFL Draft's defensive depth could give Steelers what they need

But the GM and Mike Tomlin reiterated they will not draft based solely on necessity.

 “Maybe the worst is the police chief's threat to refer any kids who talk about this for criminal prosecution," said Witold "Vic" Walczak, shown here during a 2013 Pittsburgh City Council meeting.

Plum Borough School District responds to ACLU free speech questions

The ACLU asked for a statement "clarifying that students will not be arrested or prosecuted for commenting“ on the investigation.

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Editorial board endorsements

Who will you vote for? Read a series of candidate endorsements by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial board for contested races ahead of the May 19 primary.

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Lights, Camera, Cake! event benefits the Midwife Center

More than 400 guests indulged their sweet tooth at the Pittsburgh Opera on Saturday night for a cake tasting contest.

TRAC's [UnMask]erade Gala held at the LeMont

Three Rivers Adoption Council celebrates its 35th anniversary with event at LeMont.

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