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Stefanie Sydlik pushes up Holt Street, the 12th of 13 hills in Saturday's Dirty Dozen Bike Race. Ms. Sydlik, an assistant professor of chemistry at CMU, finished first among women and fifth overall.

 Wasiullah Mohamed, executive director of the Islamic Center of Pittsburgh, sits Friday with a cab driver who was shot Thursday morning.

Muslim taxi driver shot on Thanksgiving in Hazelwood calls attack a hate crime

Pittsburgh police are still investigating the Thanksgiving Day shooting of Moroccan immigrant.

 West Virginia University assistant professor Charlie Yuill uses a laser surveying tool to help define structures damaged by a September fire in the historic district of Harpers Ferry, W.Va.

WVU marshals effort to restore Harpers Ferry after devastating fire

WVU dispatched an extension service employee and experts in engineering, law, writing and marketing to the renowned Civil War town.

 Ray Shelter Jr.

Suspect in shooting death of St. Clair officer to be charged

Police say Ray Shetler, who is currently hospitalized, killed officer Lloyd Reed while responding to a domestic incident.

 Jessica and Don Owens with their daughter, Faith, 4, and son, Don, 7.

Goodfellows: Two kids with sickle cell disease strain a Penn Hills family's resources

A Penn Hills family goes about their everyday lives, despite their children’s disease.


Project RE uses reclaimed materials to restore lives

Collaboration brings construction trade trainees and CMU architecture students together for social enterprise.

Rising Allentown shines on Small Business Saturday

Mayor Bill Peduto was on hand for an event to showcase the development of the business district in the Hilltop area.



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    Here, there, everywhere a bear: Game Commission says population not a problem

    Not long ago, bears were mostly isolated in remote regions of the Appalachian Mountains.

    New Kensington man killed in single-vehicle crash in Armstrong County

    State police say Ronald Heuston lost control of his vehicle early Sunday on Ford City Road in North Buffalo Township.