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Greater Latrobe prepares for transition in pupil services staff

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 02:09:50 EST

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Greater Latrobe School Board Tuesday promoted a member of the district administrative team and created a revamped support position as part of a transition in ...(image)

Hampton boys hold off Gateway rally with last-second stand

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 01:47:11 EST

With 1.8 seconds left in a two-point game, the in-bounds pass was destined for Gateway’s JP Kromka. Gateway knew it. Hampton knew it. Even so, ...(image)

Injured Steelers WR Eli Rogers says he’s ‘off the crutches’

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:00:58 EST

(image) Steelers receiver Eli Rogers catches his fourth punt during practice Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 at St. Vincent College." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtW8WzdL3XruD9laNAFkgZ5WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Eli Rogers’ recovery from a torn ACL was marked Tuesday by his announcement that he no longer needs crutches to walk. On his verified Twitter ...(image)

Pitt: Three major obstacles to first ACC victory

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:03:53 EST

(image) MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 13: Kyle Guy #5 of the Virginia Cavaliers drives to the basket during the first half of the game against the Miami Hurricanes at The Watsco Center on February 13, 2018 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eric Espada/Getty Images)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvfPe_iLHyppUkC$BMFeqwhWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Wake Forest’s Doral Moore hardly ever misses. Notre Dame’s Matt Farrell leads the ACC in 3-pointers per game (3.3) and has 14 in his past ...(image)

U.S. men’s hockey eliminated by Czech Republic in shootout

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:58:42 EST

(image) United States and Czech Republic players look at the puck shot by Tomas Kundratek of the Czech Republic past goalie Ryan Zapolski #30 of the United States for a goal during the second period of the quarterfinal round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics February 21, 2018 in Gangneung, South Korea. " src = "$7nf7Dc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtZbcViY8rxnxBuAS2IbAX$WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
GANGNEUNG, South Korea — Pavel Francouz stopped all five shooters, and Petr Koukal scored the shootout winner as the Czech Republic eliminated the United States ...(image)

West Virginia snaps Baylor winning streak

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:43:05 EST

(image) Baylor's Terry Maston (31) defends as West Virginia forward Esa Ahmad (23) sprints past him on the way to the basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, in Waco, Texas. " src = "$Z$J6RBc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv0lY9thrq1tN1b1UvLWmq$WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
WACO, Texas — Daxter Miles Jr. stepped up with a kind of play West Virginia coach Bob Huggins has become accustomed to seeing, and it ...(image)

Pirates’ Francisco Cervelli: New mound-visit rule ‘worst thing I’ve ever heard’

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:45:53 EST

(image) Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli talks with pitch Trevor Williams after a bullpen session at Pirate City in Bradenton, Fla." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsPtFjXjnRI$6co0cIEpRyIWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
BRADENTON, Fla. – Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli was critical of the new MLB pace-of-play rule changes that limit mound visits to six per nine innings, ...(image)

Steelers’ Ryan Shazier, on podcast, vows return to NFL, sees Hall of Fame in future

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:18:48 EST

(image) Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier reacts on the scoreboard at Heinz Field during the AFC Divisional playoff game against the Jaguars Sunday, Jan. 14, 2017." src = "$nZud5LRSduKDJV0zS2$o8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYscykDI3ecImdNsRuZF4e6iWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier, making his first public comments since sustaining a spinal cord injury Dec. 4, vows to resume playing football. To boot, he ...(image)

Scoring depth, defense hamper Duquesne men as they prepare for A-10 stretch run

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:33:57 EST

(image) Duquesne's Tarin Smith (right) is part of a quartet of guards who have accounted for most of the Dukes' points." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuY9U1$yIsaAJnNQ3$G0OIqWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Trying to figure out what went wrong at Duquesne is not difficult. Start with a first-year coach who didn’t inherit a deep roster. No need ...(image)

11 from WPIAL chosen for Big 33 Football Classic

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:45:57 EST

(image) Central Catholic's Khalil Weathers (19) rushes the ball downfield during Central Catholic's game against North Allegheny at North Allegheny on Friday, Sept. 8, 2017. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvFaaDqBVDtuo26zXU5lGLbWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Central Catholic teammates David Green, Khalil Weathers and Liam Slattery were among the players picked to represent Pennsylvania in the 61st annual Big 33 Football ...(image)

George Guido: Kittanning’s Mitch Frerotte headed to hall

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 00:06:52 EST

(image) In this Jan. 26, 1991 file photo, Buffalo Bills lineman Mitch Frerotte, left, and quarterback Jim Kelly clown around during practice before the Super Bowl in Tampa, Fla. Frerotte died unexpectedly at home in Kittanning, Pa., Wednesday June 11, 2008. He was 43. " src = "$FwNHAfEIMVsc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu$x1ZsSmh_RmN3gV7B2KXPWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Mitch Frerotte played in three Super Bowls during his six-season NFL career but also was known as a free spirit during his playing days. His ...(image)

High school scores, summaries, schedules for Feb. 20, 2018

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:59:20 EST

(image) Pine-Richland's Taylor Brenner blocks a shot by Norwin's Jayla Wehner during the first round of the WPIAL girls 6A basketball playoffs Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Plum." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtSH$yOyLaYMl5x6oexEpWsWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
High schools Basketball Boys WPIAL playoffs Class 6A Quarterfinals Saturday’s schedule Times, sites TBD Mt. Lebanon (19-3) vs. Latrobe (16-7); Central Catholic (14-8) vs. Penn ...(image)

WPIAL playoffs roundup for Feb. 20: McKeesport boys earn opening-round win

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:42:50 EST

(image) California Area's Colin Phillips fouls Springdale's Demitri Fritch during 2-A boys basketball playoff action at Gateway High School." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtJzq7_41AvLnsWpZMPRbZmWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
McKeesport will get to play in WPIAL boys basketball quarterfinals Friday, but they had to pass a test before finalizing their spot in the Class ...(image)

What to watch from Pyeongchang on Day 12 of the Olympics

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:51:52 EST

(image) Hideaki Nagai, of Japan, finishes his jump during the men's large hill ski jumping competition in the nordic combined event at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)" src = "$V8$tAklrAzc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtilJJfdRcdWBqcF_v10IMfWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Wondering how to get through hump day? Here are some highlights to watch from the Olympics in Pyeongchang on Wednesday. (All ...(image)

Zolnierczyk’s free throws seal Springdale’s 1st playoff win since ‘08

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:09:56 EST

(image) Springdale's Michael Zolnierczyk fights for a loose ball with California Area's Cochise Ryan during 2-A boys basketball playoff action at Gateway High School." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvO0zQTwWhxWa86AYyWC$LwWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
An eight-point halftime lead for the Springdale boys basketball team had evaporated into a back-and-forth one-possession battle with California in a WPIAL Class 2A first-round ...(image)

Amid scandal, Leechburg taps officer to lead police department

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:30:48 EST

(image) Mike Diebold, right, arrives for his preliminary hearing on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, with his attorney, Duke George, and his mother, Karen Diebold." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtXyU_MfpiADGcHUaTX0QSaWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
While Chief Mike Diebold is facing felony child predator charges, Leechburg council on Tuesday put Officer Jason Schaeffer in charge of the borough’s police department. ...(image)

Coldilocks — oldest polar bear in U.S. captivity — dies at Philadelphia Zoo

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:24:53 EST

(image) Female polar bear Coldilocks looks up from a nap during a day of activities marking the polar bear's 36th birthday at the Philadelphia Zoo in Philadelphia on Dec. 16, 2016." src = "$RmWaIu73746gIPRM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsRLILm0jC$IoDtrdQwKJkPWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A 37-year-old polar bear at the Philadelphia Zoo has been euthanized after struggling with medical issues, zoo officials announced Tuesday. Coldilocks, who was the oldest ...(image)

Quotables: Remembering Fred Rogers

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:01 EST

(image) Fred Rogers in "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." The show debuted 50 years ago on Feb. 19, 1968." src = "$mpqJFwq5f6FoVX3oAhc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuCpjAGnS8tnUpExPYl6WWxWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
From his familiar sweater to his readily identifiable voice, Fred Rogers still endures, 50 years since his show “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” debuted nationally on PBS ...(image)

Anti-wind energy rebellion grinds projects to a halt

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:01:02 EST

(image) Wind turbines stand over a farmhouse, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, near Northwood, Iowa. Opponents of wind power are successfully stalling or shutting down wind-farm projects across the country. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvx4WYln5VfbBMU7xB8hyOZWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
GLENVILLE, Minn. — Wind turbines have become as commonplace in parts of the rural Midwest as tree-sheltered farmhouses, gray-metal grain bins and deeply furrowed fields. ...(image)

Burrell wrestler Ethan Awes prepares for final shot at making state tournament

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:15:55 EST

(image) Burrell’s Ethan Awes and Trent Bechtold work out during practice Monday, Dec. 5, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvvGt4Dpqp9lRrIk188Y029WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Ethan Awes’ season began with the same high hopes as many of his fellow wrestlers. Somewhere along the way, it turned into what the Burrell ...(image)

‘Pay what you can’ Knead Community Cafe thriving in New Kensington

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:24:51 EST

(image) Knead Community Cafe volunteer Julie Yockey processes an order during lunch hour on the New Kensington restaurant's one-year anniversary on Tuesday Feb. 20, 2018." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu7y6JLV3bh1T3NV3KmMq5CWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The Knead Community Cafe’s pay-what-you-can model is working as intended after a year in operation, the downtown New Kensington restaurant’s owners and volunteers say. Some ...(image)

Latrobe firm poised to buy old elementary school for $450K

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:03:57 EST

(image) Crossing guard John Dickson of Latrobe outside Latrobe Elementary School." src = "$RKPlWTQXl8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuWJsM$HBNIyxFS4AuJO9ORWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A Latrobe-based firm whose specialties include reclaiming waste coal has agreed to find an alternate use for the current Latrobe Elementary School — once it ...(image)

Flu cases finally dropping in Western Pennsylvania

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:42:53 EST

(image) Allegheny County Health Department pharmacy chief Nancy Caracciolo shows off the flu vaccine Friday September 7, 2012 inside a cooler in the department's facility in Lawrenceville. James Knox | Tribune-Review" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvedAiv4UerudG4f5YKymWLWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The fierce flu season may have finally peaked in Western Pennsylvania and across the state. At the very least, it has plateaued. “I hope we ...(image)

Vietnam veteran from Mt. Pleasant loved skiing, dancing

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 23:00:01 EST

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Richard DePree celebrated his 21st birthday in a Vietnam foxhole. “He was stationed in Phu Bai for a while,” said his daughter, Anne DePree of ...(image)

Pennsylvania readies for redistricting overhaul amid GOP opposition

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:36:51 EST

(image) Pennsylvania congressional map imposed by the state Supreme Court on Feb. 19, 2018, starting with the May primary elections. Republican lawmakers were expected to challenge the court order." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv2c$uplcR_mpTM8$fgxpHLWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Pennsylvania Republican leaders are vowing to sue as soon as Wednesday to fight the implementation of a new court-drawn congressional map hailed by Democrats as ...(image)

Florida teachers’ pension fund invested in AR-15 gun maker

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:46:01 EST

(image) Mourners embrace as they leave the funeral services for slain Marjory Stoneman Douglas student Carmen Schentrup on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at St. Amdrews Catholic Church in Coral Springs, Fla." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsc1oThP9PaHIlryAUVqkHVWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
As Florida teachers grieve over the mass shooting that left 17 students and colleagues dead last week, some of them may be surprised to learn ...(image)

$1.1B Pittsburgh airport project falls flat with some residents

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:30:53 EST

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A resident attended an Allegheny County Council meeting Tuesday to urge county leaders hold a public hearing before continuing to plan a massive $1.1 billion ...(image)

3M agrees to pay $850M in Minn. environmental lawsuit

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:36:50 EST

(image) Manufacturer 3M Co., based in St. Paul, Minn., has agreed to an $850 million settlement in a case that alleges it polluted more than 100 miles of the Mississippi River, contaminating groundwater. (Star Tribune via AP)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuwuwQ3RyVfvLQAbanSBvanWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
MINNEAPOLIS — 3M Co. has agreed to pay the state of Minnesota $850 million to settle a major case alleging the manufacturer damaged natural resources ...(image)

Man who died in Yellowstone was looking for hidden treasure

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:09:56 EST

(image) A small group of bison grazes in Yellowstone National Park near Gardiner, Mont. Jeff Murphy was hiking Turkey Pen Peak, near the park's north entrance in Gardiner, when he fell to his death June 9, authorities said." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuO5$ymzCfNK6gwCI0mPCxnWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
BILLINGS, Mont. — A 53-year-old Illinois man who fell to his death in Yellowstone National Park last year was looking for a supposed hidden cache ...(image)

Mistrial declared in Merlino case

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:30:54 EST

(image) Joseph "Skinny Joey" Merlino, right, leaves federal court in Lower Manhattan with his wife Deborah after a mistrial was declared in his racketeering case , Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 in New York. (Kathy Willens/AP)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtoluFdGQCroxj_9s9XYefIWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
NEW YORK — A mistrial was declared on Tuesday in the New York City racketeering trial of a notorious Philadelphia mob boss who had insisted ...(image)

Teen gets 6 months for smuggling Bengal tiger cub into U.S.

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:45:53 EST

(image) An Aug. 23, 2017, file photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows an agent holding a male Bengal tiger cub that was confiscated at the U.S. border crossing at Otay Mesa southeast of downtown San Diego. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv9zGCrmh2BDMmvP7elB2qKWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
SAN DIEGO — A California teen has been sentenced to six months in prison for smuggling in a Bengal tiger cub from Mexico. The defense ...(image)

Gin Foundry’s Europa London Dry takes international gold

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:02 EST

(image) The Gin Foundry's Europa London Dry Gin is recipient of a World Gin Awards Gold Medal for Taste in the London Dry Gin category." src = "$y1fECVbuXPs$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsAiuT$$qhG5j$W5$RinzRoWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Pittsburgh’s The Gin Foundry is the recipient of a Gold Medal for Taste in the World Gin Awards for its Europa in the London Dry ...(image)

Pat Buchanan: Russian troll farm an act of war?

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:02 EST

(image) In this file photo taken on Sunday, April 19, 2015, a womastn enters the four-story building known as the "troll factory" in St. Petersburg, Russia. The U.S. government allege the Internet Research Agency started interfering as early as 2014 in U.S. politics, extending to the 2016 presidential election, saying the agency was funded by a St. Petersburg businessman, Yevgeny Prigozhin. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky, File)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvHlhFBzQERKAIoGkWd_Q1JWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
According to the indictment by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, Russian trolls, operating out of St. Petersburg, took American identities on social media and became players ...(image)

Leechburg boys get first basketball playoff victory in seven years

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:42:50 EST

Fort Cherry stayed within striking distance of Leechburg for three quarters. But a strong start for the Blue Devils in the fourth period paved the ...(image)

Norwin girls cruise past Pine-Richland in Class 6A 1st round

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:40:00 EST

(image) Pine-Richland's Kayla Graf tries to make a layup as Norwin's Emily Brozeski defends during the first round of the WPIAL girls 6A basketball playoffs Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Plum." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYui4wOjkNuMPuU1mE$6HtOWWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Norwin leaned on the same traits is has all season to advance in the WPIAL Class 6A girls basketball playoffs: defense and depth. The fourth-seeded ...(image)

Podkul guides No. 7 Hempfield girls past Seneca Valley in opening round

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:30:50 EST

First-year Hempfield girls basketball coach Lindsy Muchnock said she never really felt much pressure to get her Spartans back to the postseason for a 17th ...(image)

Trinity ousts Greensburg Salem boys in WPIAL 1st round

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:51:53 EST

Trinity found itself in a huge hole to begin the fourth quarter against underdog Greensburg Salem. But the experienced Hillers found their game and avoided ...(image)

Hempfield wrestlers change weight classes in advance of section tournament

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:30:54 EST

(image) Hempfield's Luke Kemerer works against Burrell's Noah Linderman during their 145 lb. quarterfinal at the WCCA wrestling tournament Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at Norwin High School. Hempfield inadvertently used an ineligible wrestler against Seneca Valley in the Class AAA team tournament on Jan. 31, which means the Spartans will not face Canon-McMillan in the semifinals. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYt$7KXCmc_xLV0efIntiwpVWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
When Hempfield wrestling coach Vince DeAugustine was winning WPIAL and PIAA Class AAA titles, there was no internet to help wrestlers figure out what weight ...(image)

Latrobe girls speed past Shaler, earn 1st WPIAL playoff win since ‘07

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:09:56 EST

(image) Latrobe's Kayla White (20), Carly Augustine (10) and teammates celebrate their win against Shaler in the first round of the WPIAL girls 6A basketball playoffs Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Plum." src = "$XD$9sfe1DRkJgBnM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvaIYfIsY7xKEL1Jg21wnz0WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Latrobe wanted to play fast in its playoff opener. It’s the Wildcats’ M.O. And that’s what they did to set the tone on the way ...(image)

Theater Spotlight: Super heroes, super sleuths take the stage

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:03 EST

(image) Michael Greer, Erika Strasburg and John Wascavage in Pittsburgh CLO Cabaret's "Up and Away." " src = "$cXj9WL2aJyqcoj8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYs$5IYceiUfFN64HZNI8if7WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
“Up and Away”: Through April 15, presented by Pittsburgh CLO, Cabaret Theater, Pittsburgh. 412-456-6666 or “Holmes and Watson”: Through March 4, presented by Kinetic ...(image)

Entertainment planner: Feb. 22-March 7

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:04 EST

(image) A performance on the grand staircase, featuring Anthony Marino, (front), and the Stage Right! Sensations, gets the party started at the Party at The Palace, held at the Palace Theatre in Greensburg on Saturday evening, February 25, 2017." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu4omYhSYy04xKa4Skft7ziWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
FEB. 22 “Bollywood Boulevard: A Journey Through Hindi Cinema,” Byham Theater, Pittsburgh. 412-456-6666 or Disney on Ice, Feb. 22-25, PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh. 800-745-3000 ...(image)

Sister strives to keep her adoption secret

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:05 EST

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Hi, Carolyn: I am in the middle of a growing crisis in my extended family because of revelations from a DNA match. After getting my ...(image)

Seton Hill University actors go extra mile in ‘The Winter’s Tale’

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:06 EST

(image) Stacey Fils, Nicole Castelli and Robert Tramontina in the Seton Hill University Theatre and Dance Production of “The Winter’s Tale.”" src = "$wltHlnAdDr_8EJjlaGOc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvrmR8XlFVtqiOT7ZALPitqWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Theater professionals know that performing William Shakespeare takes a little extra effort to fully understand and effectively communicate the classic plays he wrote some 400 ...(image)

Welcome spring by enjoying a crisp white wine and lighter fare

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:06 EST

(image) Crisp and dry white wines for late winter enjoyment." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYupb4iTmBpS24ZQNH5fGU76WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Conventional wisdom advises drinking red wines in winter. That’s sound advice, indeed, during any time of the year. But as winter takes its last legs, ...(image)

Donald J. Boudreaux: Economists’ insights can be mundane & surprising

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:07 EST

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At first glance, the core insights of economics seem mundane. As something’s cost rises, consumers buy less of it. Producing more clothing requires transferring more ...(image)

‘Little Shop of Horrors’ gets to the heart of horrors of human society ... in a fun way

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:08 EST

(image) Layne Bailey (Wexford) as Audrey, Chris McAllister (Greensburg) as Seymour, Jason Swauger (Pittsburgh) as Mr. Mushnik and Jake Churilla (Monroeville) as Orin in Stage Right's 'Little Shop of Horrors' at The Lamp Theatre." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsGoeZb04PpOejhZj5p_sktWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The latest horticultural wonder sprouting up at The Lamp Theatre in Irwin is a little scary because it requires human blood to grow. Audiences needn’t ...(image)

Fun is the key for Oakmont church’s dinner theater

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:10 EST

(image) Brian Crooks as Eustace the Butler (standing, from left), Julie Kelley as Addalinda the maid and Jessica Jacka as Madelyn, Anastasia's sister. Seated is Rachel King as Princess Anastasia." src = "$uaIYc$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtoNKdFs_CtDg3DrlghIpxmWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Donna Jacka says her goal every year for the Mystery Dinner Theater at United Methodist Church, Oakmont, is to make sure everyone has fun doing ...(image)

Springdale accepts $5.5M loan to upgrade water system

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:16:03 EST

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Water quality improvements are on tap for customers of the Springdale Borough water system. Council approved a $5.5 million PennVEST loan to finance renovations in ...(image)

Lake skating eventually leads Kurt Stoll to ‘Disney on Ice’

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:11 EST

(image) Flynn Ryder and Rapunzel of "Tangled" perform as part of Disney on Ice "Reach for the Stars" Feb. 22-25 at PPG Paints Arena." src = "$9xBEuSPSFvzU8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuHujARqyrOAkXiGAXEFfF_WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Veteran skater Kurt Stoll of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, first took to the ice at age 4 because it seemed like a fun thing to do ...(image)

Honeck combines Latin Mass with unfinished symphony

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:12 EST

(image) Manfred Honeck conducts the PIttsburgh Symphony Orchestra." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvsJ6TsgZ9edt9fOkYmrKPdWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Just weeks after winning a pair of Grammys, Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will record a new album at their next set of ...(image)

More than 100 killed in Syria as government bombs Damascus suburbs

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:30:50 EST

(image) This photo released Tuesday Feb. 20, 2018, provided by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows members of the Syrian Civil Defense group carrying a man who was wounded during airstrikes and shelling by Syrian government forces, in Ghouta, a suburb of Damascus, Syria. (Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, via AP)" src = "$E1_sBujzPN5_7HA3q8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYujRaBntS_16L0AB0GAuTocWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
BEIRUT — Government forces bombed the northeastern suburbs of the Syrian capital for a second straight day on Tuesday, killing more than 100 people and ...(image)

Police arrest Vegas man suspected in attacks on homeless men

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:39:56 EST

(image) Metro Police homicide Lt. Dan McGrath responds to questions during a news conference at Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department headquarters in Las Vegas, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. Metro Police Capt. Robert Plummer is in the background at left. Police announced Joshua Castellon, 26, of Las Vegas, was arrested on Friday and is a suspect in a rash of random attacks against homeless men. (Steve Marcus/Las Vegas Sun via AP)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv4iyGoOUU$m68I2vEz0WfNWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
LAS VEGAS — The man suspected of fatally shooting two homeless men in Las Vegas, wounding a third and shooting a fourth north of the ...(image)

Storms stretching to Great Lakes blamed for deaths

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:51:53 EST

(image) Two weak tornadoes hit North Texas early Tuesday, demolishing at least one mobile home and damaging about a dozen others in a rural area near Joshua, Texas, about 20 miles south of Fort Worth. (Jessica Pounds/Cleburne Times-Review via AP)" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsuqifeYmOmPqukiMij8_l0WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
CHICAGO — A storm system that’s brought rain, ice and snow to the Midwest and Great Plains was being blamed for fatal crashes in three ...(image)

Plum student’s threat to ‘shoot up the school’ not credible, official says

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:54:59 EST

(image) Plum School District." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuHwHxc6edKDDJh4ufh1AKkWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A 13-year-old Oblock Junior High School student may face charges after making a threat in school, Plum Police Chief Jeff Armstrong said. The student said ...(image)

Man who shot video of Pizza Milano assault killed in weekend crash

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:30:54 EST

(image) A viral video posted on Facebook shows what appears to be the attack of Jade Martin." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtALlF0cnJGkdziFrE0YdRAWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The witness who shot the video of the alleged assault of a woman in Uptown’s Pizza Milano last month died in a car crash over ...(image)

Chili & wing cookoff slated in Irwin

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:06:57 EST

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People who love to eat chili and wings can have their fill of both and help needy children at the same time by participating in ...(image)

Vietnam vets to hold Tet Party

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:00:58 EST

The Vietnam Veterans of Westmoreland County will hold annual their Tet Party from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday at All Saints Brewery, Route 119 at ...(image)

Vonn’s Olympic downhill farewell a lovely shade of bronze

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:51:53 EST

(image) United States' Lindsey Vonn reacts in the finish area after competing in the women's downhill at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsUJ69X_Ef1qbiJ4nktYNLRWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
BUKPYEONG, South Korea — For one final time, Lindsey Vonn stared down an Olympic downhill course, the curves and bumps not unlike her own winding ...(image)

Site prepared for future Oakmont Bakery expansion

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:48:52 EST

(image) Sean Panza Excavation crews continue demolition work at the future Oakmont Bakery site near Third Street and Hulton Road." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYu0tbPESFF4cwyjyIsGnhJzWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Demolition continues at the future site of the Oakmont Bakery. Harmarville-based Sean Panza Excavation began tearing down buildings near Third Street and Hulton Road last ...(image)

Mark Madden: One name stands out as best trade target for Penguins

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:06:06 EST

(image) Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford has some tough decisions to make this summer." src = "$hEvWTG7Js$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuuZ14vAblcyneIkQ5qQdOmWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Trades offer no guarantees. Witness 2013, when then-Penguins GM Ray Shero added a host of big-name deadline acquisitions (Jarome Iginla, Jussi Jokinen, Brenden Morrow and ...(image)

Letter to the editor: Marijuana facts?

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:11 EST

I was quite disturbed by Vince Mercuri’s op-ed regarding marijuana (“Separate science from hype in marijuana education”). As someone who has worked in the research ...(image)

Letter to the editor: Jesus might be thankful for tax breaks

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:11 EST

To answer George O. Curry’s question, “What would Jesus do?” (“Trump’s greed”): I’d say that if Jesus got a raise through tax breaks, first he ...(image)

West View Elementary program making science fun

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:09 EST

(image) Kindergarten students Leia Rees and Ethan Rich work on a science-related project at West View Elementary." src = "$qU4mvLi1cIOgvWckHdI8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYstaLod83oA33zDP4RcrCzfWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The students in Jessica Friedrich’s kindergarten class at West View Elementary School are excited. They clap, cheer and laugh while playing with colorful toys. It ...(image)

Letter to the editor: Join a VFW

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:09 EST

Veterans need help. In the future, low membership in Veterans of Foreign Wars posts will not help our voices be heard in Washington or keep ...(image)

Cookbook offers easy recipes that look like you worked all day

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 21:00:02 EST

(image) "Fresh Tastes: From A Well-Seasoned Kitchen" cookbook by Lee Clayton Roper" src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYv3TSFZuSCX$_MeOS15b5KTWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Here’s one way to spot a cookbook you’ll actually use: Short lists of ingredients. And if you can get all of those ingredients at any ...(image)

A-K Valley WPIAL basketball playoff preview capsules for Wednesday’s games

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:15:55 EST

(image) Valley's Dru Stokes (5) moves the ball up the court during their game against Deer Lakes Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018." src = "$aFla0ml_EGXqbJ8Kn7MM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsKALTBgO2nml7im8KCp0fDWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Boys Class 4A First round No. 8 Valley (13-4) vs. No. 9 South Park (12-9) 8 p.m. Wednesday at North Hills On the air: ...(image)

Nigerians make momentous Olympic bobsled debut

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:11:18 EST

(image) Driver Seun Adigun, right, and Akuoma Omeoga of Nigeria finish their second heat during the women's two-man bobsled competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)" src = "$zcqFakFzs$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvsSjTST9NoxC8UTtikkwEcWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Nigeria was winning the Olympic women’s bobsled race. Yes, really. The Nigerians were the second sled down the track in the ...(image)

A-K Valley wrestling notebook: Class AAA wrestlers set for sectionals

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 20:03:57 EST

(image) Kiski Area's Danny Starr works against Bethlehem's Tavion Banks during the 195-pound match the PIAA team championships Saturday, Feb. 11, 2018, at Giant Center in Hershey. Starr won 6-2 by decision." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYucKVeiEYpTVu6smvvaOeisWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
WPIAL Class AA got its individual postseason going last week. Now it’s Class AAA’s turn. Sectional tournaments Saturday will mark the beginning of the individual ...(image)

Kevin Gorman: Jameson Taillon’s turn to be Pirates’ ace

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:55:44 EST

(image) Pirates pitcher Jameson Taillon throws during spring training Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Pirate City in Bradenton, Fla." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYs52Zee30HfDEk5Vj4E7qS6WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
BRADENTON, Fla. — Jameson Taillon has always been projected to pitch at the top of the rotation and has embraced those expectations since becoming the ...(image)

Student-made robots to battle at WCCC

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:45:56 EST

More than 1,000 students from 63 schools in southwestern Pennsylvania, including 11 in Westmoreland County, will battle each other with 15-pound robots at the regional ...(image)

Greensburg police: 2 women may have been drugged, raped

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:06:53 EST

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Greensburg police are investigating whether two women who reported being raped last month were drugged. Both women told investigators that they lost consciousness at a ...(image)

Attorney fails to show for Mt. Pleasant teen’s hearing

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 19:06:53 EST

(image) John Burnsworth, 14, of Mt. Pleasant, sits in the back of a police cruiser before being escorted away from the Norvelt office of District Judge Roger Eckels on March 30, 2016. " src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuLZPnDMYE07ESSUv7E7fZQWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A hearing to determine if a Mt. Pleasant teenager should continue to be held at a Cambria County reform school for the death of his ...(image)

WPIAL sets football playoff format, schedules 4 finals at Heinz Field

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 17:39:51 EST

(image) Gateway's Tui Faumuina-Brown sacks Penn-Trafford quarterback Cam Laffoon during the second quarter of the WPIAL Class 5A championship game Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at Heinz Field." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsR7OBJDZJI3OC6WHx5rW2CWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The WPIAL created a good-news, bad-news scenario for its Class A football teams. The good news: The finalists from the smallest classification will play their ...(image)

High school wrestling notebook: Realignment to alter sections in Class 3A, 2A

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:21:54 EST

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When WPIAL wrestling chairman Frank Vulcano Jr. discussed changes in the sections for the next two seasons, he hoped coaches would be pleased. He said ...(image)

High school wrestling rankings for week of Feb. 19, 2018

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:34:00 EST

(image) West Mifflin's Gerald Brown works against North Allegheny's Derek Devine during the 285-pound final at the Allegheny County wrestling championships Saturday, Jan. 20, 2017, at Fox Chapel High School." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuCC1rzHfnuAw67oYxcAlsaWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Here’s a look at the Tribune-Review’s individual wrestling rankings for the week of Feb. 19, 2018: Individual rankings Class AAA 106: 1. Kurtis Phipps, Norwin ...(image)

Countdown to WPIALs: Indiana’s Payton Rayko in select company in Class AA

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:39:48 EST

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Tribune-Review sports reporter Michael Love and the TribLive High School Sports Network will be profiling 10 swimmers to watch leading up to the 2018 WPIAL ...(image)

All-time WPIAL girls basketball championship games No. 8: 1986 Penn Hills team defeats Elizabeth Forward

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:39:55 EST

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The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018 ...(image)

All-time WPIAL boys basketball championship games No. 8: 2014 Central Valley team tops Chartiers Valley in double overtime

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:18:55 EST

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The TribLive High School Sports Network will be counting down the Top 10 boys and girls WPIAL basketball championship games leading up to the 2018 ...(image)

Embattled VA Secretary Shulkin says he has Trump’s trust, intends to stay in post despite travel scandal

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:51:56 EST

(image) Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin is accused of inappropriately taking his wife on an 11-day European trip in July that mixed business and sightseeing at taxpayer expense." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsiI2dTSnGryR3KYIDrqnrwWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
WASHINGTON — Campaigning to keep his job, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin said Tuesday he had no intention of quitting despite blistering findings of travel ...(image)

Penguins’ success benefits Ian Cole at trade deadline

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:49:30 EST

(image) Penguins defenseman Ian Cole plays against the Golden Knights Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018 at PPG Paints Arena." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvgJB768Piu5QZVcz7_9IigWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
If things had broken differently this season, defenseman Ian Cole might have spent this week on pins and needles, wondering which jersey he would be ...(image)

Highlands High School teacher on leave pending investigation

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:48:52 EST

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A Highlands High School teacher is on paid leave while the subject of an “employment-related investigation,” district officials confirmed Tuesday. District Solicitor Ira Weiss confirmed ...(image)

Greensburg attorney honored

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:27:55 EST

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A Greensburg attorney who works in her father’s law firm has been recognized as one of the state’s 40 top civil plaintiff trail lawyers under ...(image)

Alle-Kiski Valley campus clippings: Former PSNK basketball standout Nieves gets UPJ honor

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:23:18 EST

Pitt-Johnstown’s newest sports Hall of Fame class includes a basketball standout who began his collegiate career in the Alle-Kiski Valley. Josué Nieves, who scored more ...(image)

Pittsburgh police warn residents of phone scam

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:18:55 EST

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Pittsburgh police are warning residents about a phone scam in which callers are claiming to be a police sergeant seeking money. The scam was discovered ...(image)

Auditor general targets Pennsylvania Game Commission for mismanagement, hunting drop

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:36:54 EST

(image) Game Commission critics including state Rep. David Maloney have expressed concerns over the dwindling population of Pennsylvania’s state bird, the ruffed grouse." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYtca1dtMGre21nSPEJeAeTTWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale announced Tuesday that he will audit the state Game Commission at the urging of Democratic and Republican lawmakers, who have ...(image)

Trump urges ban on gun devices like bump stocks

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:48:51 EST

(image) Demonstrators lie on the ground during a "lie-in" demonstration supporting gun control reform near the White House on February 19, 2018 in Washington, DC. According to a statement from the White House, "the President is supportive of efforts to improve the Federal background check system.", in the wake of last weeks shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida." src = "$eUwkMnSRwnJEJars$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYuKmVQRCpRYvshVTb$9PkfYWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he has signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose regulations to “ban all devices” like ...(image)

Amazon to expand office in Pittsburgh, add 125 jobs

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:08:54 EST

(image) Inside Amazon's one-day pickup location on the University of Pittsburgh's campus in Oakland. Orders placed by 10 p.m. can be picked up the next day at the center." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvWrGEGkY$$ssfft1rpplORWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Amazon has plans to more than double its tech-focused workforce in Pittsburgh, the company announced Tuesday. Amazon will add 125 jobs in machine translation and ...(image)

Illinois company will make 40 chimes for Flight 93 Tower of Voices

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:57:51 EST

(image) Paul Murdoch rings the bells remembering those on Flight 93 during a service of remembrance held at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville on Friday, Sept. 11, 2015." src = "$oD3nyn2QiXA0iKqyR8$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsecA9xNC7VYrNF_f2Jb_OQWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
A central Illinois percussion manufacturer has won the contract to make 40 wind chimes for the Flight 93 National Memorial Tower of Voices, the Peoria ...(image)

Allegheny County Council shuts public out of meeting about tax break program

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:21:51 EST

(image) Allegheny County Council members held a private meeting Tuesday about tax increment financing. They declined to allow a Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reporter to attend the proceedings." src = "$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYt31GGFdj6pWw3fu7SSOoEbWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
The public was shut out of a meeting for Allegheny County Council members Tuesday about a controversial tax break program. Council members received an email ...(image)

5 things to know: Pennsylvania’s latest congressional district map

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:33:58 EST

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Republicans are promising to sue as early as Wednesday to try to stop the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s congressional district map from going into effect. The ...(image)

Pa. man charged with selling firearms from car outside gun show

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:51:55 EST

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NORRISTOWN — Authorities say a man was arrested on charges of illegal firearms sales in a parking lot outside a gun show near Philadelphia. Montgomery ...(image)

Pittsburgh region’s Jewish population is growing, prosperous and moving to suburbs, study finds

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:00:54 EST

(image) Cousins Lois Smolovitz (L) and Ruth Fineberg have lived in Pittsburgh their entire lives and have no plans to move. “I don’t know anything else,” Fineberg said." src = "$Y6O_sM$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYsfIuuUchqUY_jo78cHcgf8WCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Lois Smolovitz, 90, and Ruth Fineberg, 89, grew up in Pittsburgh, raised families here and have no plans of leaving anytime soon. The Squirrel Hill ...(image)

Westmoreland WPIAL basketball playoff preview capsules for Thursday’s games

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:33:53 EST

(image) Greensburg Central Catholic's Anna Eisaman drives toward the net on an attempted layup shot against California during girls' basketball at Greensburg Central Catholic High School on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018." src = "$Rfv3nsUHXWicUh8M$daE2N3K4ZzOUsqbU5sYvD3D87g$jV8oQhVMixZCjWWCsjLu883Ygn4B49Lvm9bPe2QeMKQdVeZmXF$9l$4uCZ8QDXhaHEp3rvzXRJFdy0KqPHLoMevcTLo3h8xh70Y6N_U_CryOsw6FTOdKL_jpQ-&CONTENTTYPE=image/jpeg">
Boys Class A Quarterfinals No. 2 Monessen (13-8) vs. No. 7 Imani Christian (12-9) 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Chartiers-Houston On the air: Winner plays: ...(image)

Boy made gun noises to Greensburg Salem Middle School teacher, police say

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:24:56 EST

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A teenaged boy is being charged with terroristic threats for making machine gun noises in class and threatening a Greensburg Salem Middle School teacher, said ...(image)

Upper Burrell Police ‘Valentine’ arrested in Fawn

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:42:51 EST

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A man wanted by Upper Burrell police who was the subject of a “romantic” post on their Facebook page on Valentine’s Day was arrested Tuesday ...(image)

Squirrel Hill loses power when underground cable fails; most service restored within 2 hours

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:33:55 EST

An underground cable failure knocked out electricity to a large swath of Pittsburgh’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, Duquesne Light officials said. The power failure ...(image)

Pittsburgh students organizing to join national gun-control movement

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:33:54 EST

High school and college students in the Pittsburgh area are planning to march in solidarity with their peers across the country on March 24. The ... [...]

Hempfield Area middle school student in custody for alleged threat against classmate

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:09:53 EST

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A student at Wendover Middle School in the Hempfield Area School District was taken into custody Tuesday for verbally threatening another student, according to Superintendent ...(image)

Penguins players unfazed by impending trade deadline

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:06:57 EST

It’s safe to assume that by this time next week, the group assembled inside the Penguins’ locker room won’t be the same that was on ... [...]

Shady Side Academy’s Eliana Gagnon will have art displayed at Warhol

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:06:57 EST

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Shady Side Academy junior Eliana Gagnon’s artwork will be displayed at The Andy Warhol Museum in March after being chosen for the exhibition “Stay Woke.” ...(image)