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Amid budget woes, gas drilling tax turns GOP heads

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 03:48:59 -0700

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Slapping Pennsylvania's booming natural gas industry with a new tax has long been the currency of Democrats, and now an increasingly grim budget picture is turning Republican heads in the GOP-controlled state Legislature.

CARL KOLOGIE: Easter in Florida

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:14:41 -0700

What a glorious Sunday morning.

Blue Jackets stun Penguins in double overtime

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:45:15 -0700

Pittsburgh's Marc-Andre Fleury stuffed the initial shot by Cam Atkinson but Calvert stood all alone at the left post and wristed a shot into the open net to even the Eastern Conference quarterfinal series at one game each. St. Louis rallied after Chicago defenseman Brent Seabrook received a five-minute major and game misconduct penalty for a vicious elbow to the head on Blues captain David ...

Braun homers twice as Brewers top Pirates

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:22:23 -0700

Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Braun's second homer of the night proved to be the difference in the Milwaukee Brewers' 8-7 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday.

Calvert scores early in 2nd overtime; Blue Jackets stun Penguins 4-3 to even series

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:48:38 -0700

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Matt Calvert's first career playoff goal gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a badly needed boost. His second ended 4,493 days of futility for a franchise that is quickly morphing from laughingstock to something considerably more potent.

All signs point to Rams drafting QB

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:45:00 -0700

Pitt's Savage, who made pre-draft visit, among those under consideration.

Laura Burkholder, James Severo

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:39:45 -0700

Michael and Charlene Burkholder of Erie proudly announce the engagement of their daughter, Laura R. Burkholder, to James L. Severo, son of Diane and Randy Walker and Louis Severo of Meadville, Pa.

Sunday's NHL Playoff Capsules

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:33:05 -0700

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.

Long time coming: Blue Jackets stun Pens in 2OT to even series

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:31:51 -0700

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Matt Calvert banged home a rebound 1:10 into the second overtime and the Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.

Monroeville hired private investigative firm long before public knew

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:30:11 -0700

Monroeville in February hired a private investigative firm and was later billed more than $4,000 for 45 hours of work, all prior to any public discussion about the agreement or a vote by council, according to documents obtained by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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