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FDA releases proposed e-cigarette regulations

The Food and Drug Administration is making another attempt at regulating electronic cigarettes and other tobacco products.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 04:59:00 GMT

2 Franklin Regional stabbing victims released from hospital

Two students are released from the hospital, two weeks after they were injured in a mass stabbing at Franklin Regional High School.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:42:26 GMT

Organization dedicated to helping others hanging on to hope

The House of Hope in Braddock, which for years has been housing and helping mothers fighting drug addiction, has stopped accepting or housing any clients.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 03:37:36 GMT

Reeling Pirates fall to Reds again

lfredo Simon pitched into the seventh inning despite erratic control, Jay Bruce drove in a run for a fifth consecutive game and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Wednesday night.      Simon (3-1) worked 6 2-3 innings and allowed two runs on four hits and five walks while striking out four. Simon has pitched at least six innings in each of his four starts this season as a replacement for the injured Mat Latos. Simon pitched exclusively in relief the previous two years.      Bruce had two hits and knocked in the final run of the decisive three-run fifth inning against Charlie Morton (0-3) that gave the Reds a 4-2 lead. Billy Hamilton also had two hits for Cincinnati, which has won seven of 10 games since a 3-7 start.      Jonathan Broxton pitched a scoreless ninth inning, despite allowing two hits, for his third save.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:45:34 GMT

Pens surrender lead late, lose in OT

The Blue Jackets overcame a 3-0 deficit for their first home playoff victory in the franchise's 13 seasons, sending the series back to Pittsburgh for Game 5 on Saturday night tied 2-2.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 02:42:57 GMT

Conjoined twin boys born in Indiana County

Andrew Donovan Lee and Garrett Lee Donovan Stancombe's birth April 10 wasn't just anticipated, it was miraculous.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:57:20 GMT

Local watchmaker celebrates grand opening of new facility

Internationally known watchmaker Mike Kobold holds a grand opening of his new facility in a renovated Mercer County barn.

Published: Thu, 24 Apr 2014 00:00:31 GMT

Bomb squad removes object from Market Square

The Pittsburgh police bomb squad removes a suspicious object from the back of a sign in Market Square on Wednesday evening.

Published: Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:55:10 GMT

Can you hear me now? Probably not inside Squirrel Hill Tunnel

PennDOT says cellphone antennas won’t be installed until after the current construction project on the Squirrel Hill Tunnel is complete.

Published: Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:35:15 GMT

Details of 'massive fraud scheme' released in Pittsburgh

The U.S. attorney says false driver's licenses and Social Security cards were used in an ID theft and tax return scheme that cost the Treasury about $10 million.

Published: Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:00:49 GMT