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 Sepp Gabelberger of West Chester, part of the Earth Quaker Action Team, protests last year against PNC’s continued financing of mountaintop removal at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Wood Street.
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Sepp Gabelberger of West Chester, part of the Earth Quaker Action Team, protests last year against PNC’s continued financing of mountaintop removal at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Wood Street.

PNC opts to scale back financing for mountaintop coal removal

PNC committing to pulling back on financing mountaintop removal coal mining in Appalachia.


 American Eagle’s profit of $80.3 million for the full year fell below the previous year’s $83 million profit.

American Eagle's solid holiday quarter and good start to new year sends stock price up

The South Side teen retailer produced a $61.6 million profit in the fourth quarter.



 An artist’s rendering shows how two Penn Avenue facades will be incorporated into the 78-unit apartment building called The Penn at Walnut on Highland.

Walnut Capital will preserve two historic East Liberty storefronts

Shadyside developer will incorporate the terra-cotta storefronts into the design of the $14 million, six-story building on Penn Avenue.



 Dementia is not a disease, but rather a group of symptoms that affect mental tasks like memory and reasoning.

For those with dementia, ‘springing’ power of attorney debated

Cognitive impairment can have a huge impact on a person’s ability to look after their own money.



Hampton entrepreneur seeks to launch privacy-friendly search engine

Michael DeKort, 50, of Hampton has designed Jumbawumba, which piggybacks off of Google’s search prowess, but aims to add convenience and



Winter weather slowing Dick's sales, but fourth quarter earnings were strong

The Findlay company posted a profit of $155.5 million, or $1.30 per share, during the three months that ended Jan. 31.



 Gov. Tom Wolf's budget projects that a new tax on the volume and value of gas flowing from Pennsylvania wells will take effect on Jan. 1, 2016.

Wolf says Pennsylvania severance tax ‘not a partisan idea’

The proposal would raise about $765.3 million for the state’s general fund and another $225 million to replace a Marcellus Shale impact fee


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Pittsburgh voted ninth-best car town by Movoto Real Estate blog

Earlier this year, Pittsburgh was named the ninth-best city for car lovers by the Movoto Real Estate blog.



With the new MKX, Lincoln’s got the answer if you like it quiet or loud

The new audio system in the MKX offers uncompromising acoustics and intuitive technologies.


 

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