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Pittsburgh, PA 15203, USA

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Buyer suing owner of The Meadows for $10 million

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:47:27 -0700

HOUSTON, Pa. (AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania company that announced plans to buy The Meadows Racetrack & Casino near Pittsburgh for $465 million has sued the current owner, jeopardizing that deal.

Police: Thief grabs display Rolex, runs from store

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:47:13 -0700

GROVE CITY, Pa. (AP) — State police have been searching for a man who grabbed a $10,000 Rolex watch on display and ran out of a western Pennsylvania jewelry store.

Defense wants more time in school stabbings case

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:46:26 -0700

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — The attorney for a 17-year-old boy charged with stabbing 20 students and a security guard at his western Pennsylvania high school wants more time to review police and medical reports.

Trooper struck by car, seriously hurt along road

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:45:35 -0700

RUFFSDALE, Pa. (AP) — State police say a trooper has been seriously injured when he was struck by a car while he was out of his vehicle and clearing debris from a southwestern Pennsylvania highway.

Patricia Diaz Dennis and Robert J. Stevens Elected to U.S. Steel Board of Directors

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:43:50 -0700

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) today announced that Patricia Diaz Dennis and Robert J. Stevens have been elected to the company's board of directors effective Jan. 1, 2015 to serve as directors until the next Annual Meeting of...

Bill banning dogs, cats for food dies

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:43:37 -0700

@RepSchreiber meets Lucy, a Jindo dog saved from Korean meat market, working the cat/dog meat ban bill in PA Capitol.

American Mustache Institute Launches Mustache Hall of Fame

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:36:31 -0700

The most important physical feature is finally receiving its own Hall of Fame. To celebrate the long-standing rugged attractiveness of the global people of mustache and to combat the discrimination of ...

Woman found dead, infant safe in Pennsylvania home

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:31:39 -0700

State police say it appears a woman has been shot, though an infant was found unharmed, when troopers were called to a western Pennsylvania home.

Buyer Suing Owner Of Meadows Casino For $10 Million

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:31:31 -0700

An eastern Pennsylvania company that announced plans to buy The Meadows Racetrack & Casino near Pittsburgh for $465 million has sued the current owner, jeopardizing that deal.

Police: Baby left alone for hours with woman's dead body

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 06:57:02 -0700

Pennsylvania state troopers say a 5-month-old baby may have been left alone for more than 11 hours with a dead woman’s body in a suburb outside of Pittsburgh.  According to WPXI-TV , the woman’s body was found at a home in Mars Wednesday night and state police said they suspect foul play. Forensic units continue to investigate Thursday morning,  hours after the woman was discovered dead by ...

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