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Woodland Hills soccer family unites to help former teammate kick cancer

Colleen Kennedy, a 2011 graduate of Woodland Hills, was diagnosed with brain and spinal cancer after a headache while on vacation turned out to be a tumor.

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:44:57 GMT

Threats prompt evacuations at elementary, middle, special schools

For the second day in a row, threats are prompting precautions to be taken at three Pittsburgh Public Schools that share a campus in Brookline.

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 05:38:43 GMT

Monroeville chase ends with police-involved shooting in Westmoreland County

Several police departments are involved in a chase that started when police went to serve a warrant for a mental health evaluation and the suspect fled.

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:39:25 GMT

Bucs Break Out Bats in Rout of Red Sox

Pittsburgh assured itself of a second straight non-losing season following a record two decades of futility by knocking around Buchholz behind an offense that has quietly become one of the most productive in the National League.

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:35:38 GMT

Former Steelers RB arrested for domestic violence

Former Steelers running back Jonathan Dwyer is arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with two altercations at his home in late July.

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:54:57 GMT

Former Raven donates kidney to brother, ex-Steeler Chris Kemoeatu

Off the field, brothers Ma'ake Kemoeatu, an ex-Baltimore Raven, and Chris Kemoeatu, an ex-Pittsburgh Steeler, are closer than close.

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:36:58 GMT

Man shot in head, killed in Homewood

Pittsburgh public safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler says several shots were fired when the victim was shot in the head about 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:34:32 GMT

Police: Ambush suspect was military re-enactor

Police say Eric Frein, who's still at large, belonged to a "military simulation unit" whose members play the role of soldiers from eastern Europe and he "appears to have assumed that role in real life."

Published: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00:34:16 GMT

Funeral visitation OK'd for Franklin Regional High School stabbing suspect Alex Hribal

The suspect in a mass stabbing at Franklin Regional High School is temporarily allowed to leave the Westmoreland County Juvenile Detention Center on Wednesday.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:26:30 GMT

California U cutting 30 positions

State-owned California University of Pennsylvania is cutting 30 staff positions due to a continuing enrollment decline.

Published: Wed, 17 Sep 2014 22:18:55 GMT