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 Timothy Leininger, 27, an Allegheny County jail inmate, died at UPMC Mercy on Thursday afternoon.
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Timothy Leininger, 27, an Allegheny County jail inmate, died at UPMC Mercy on Thursday afternoon.

Allegheny County inmate's death is third so far this year

Timothy Leininger, of Bellevue, was arrested Jan. 9 by University of Pittsburgh police and charged with terroristic threats.


 Search warrants served on the district Tuesday sought student and staff records dating to 2007.

Grand jury hears evidence in Plum High sex inquiry

The grand jury is looking into whether administrators and staff members knew of inappropriate relationships between teachers and students.



Trooper shoots burglary suspect in Somerset grocery

The shooting occurred about 4 a.m. as troopers encountered the man inside the Save-A-Lot in Somerset.



Frost advisory, freeze warning posted for Western Pennsylvania

Temperatures in Pittsburgh were expected to descend into the mid-30s overnight before rebounding to a high of 70 on Saturday.


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    Teen summer job program aimed at low-income youth in Allegheny County

    The Learn and Earn Summer Youth Employment program hopes to employ 2,000 students this summer.



    Could slot machines be headed to Pennsylvania's international airports?

    State Rep. Nick Kotik, D-Coraopolis, said he intends to introduce a bill that would allow the installation of slot machines.


     



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