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Mason Rudolph May Take Legal Action Against Myles Garrett Following Racial Slur Claims

Mason Rudolph May Take Legal Action Against Myles Garrett Following Racial Slur Claims

Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph could explore legal action against Myles Garrett.
Heading to the Pirates Game in Pittsburgh

Heading to the Pirates Game in Pittsburgh

PTSD Treatment This is a great video from The Economist. If you look more into it, you don’t even need to have severe PTSD to benefit from these molecules. Daily Photo – Heading to the Pirates Game in
White Judge Placed on Administrative Duty After Calling Black Woman Juror in a Head Wrap 'Aunt Jemima'

White Judge Placed on Administrative Duty After Calling Black Woman Juror in a Head Wrap 'Aunt Jemima'

While most people probably have more pressing things on their minds when they’re selected for jury duty, apparently we need to be scrutinizing what we wear, too.Read more...

Uber issued permit to test self-driving vehicles on California public roads

Uber Advanced Technologies Group has been issued a permit that would allow the company to put its autonomous vehicles back on public roads in California nearly two years after the company scaled back
Super Bowl Survey: Pittsburgh Best City for Football Fans, KC, Miami in Top Ten

Super Bowl Survey: Pittsburgh Best City for Football Fans, KC, Miami in Top Ten

On the eve of America’s biggest football game a survey reveals what cities and towns are the best for fans and Pittsburgh came out on top.
'Keep your door SHUT': Pittsburgh police urge residents to call 911 if they hear recording of baby crying or child asking for help

'Keep your door SHUT': Pittsburgh police urge residents to call 911 if they hear recording of baby crying or child asking for help

Pittsburgh police are warning residents on the South Side to stay indoors and call 911 if they hear recordings that sound like a baby crying or a child asking for help outside their homes, as
On Processing My Messy Feelings About Kobe Bryant’s Myth, Life and Death

On Processing My Messy Feelings About Kobe Bryant’s Myth, Life and Death

The first time I saw Kobe Bryant play live was at the McDonald’s All-American Basketball Game in 1996. The game was played in Pittsburgh that year, and I went to the Civic Arena downtown to watch it.
Church says it ran out of funds for MLK Day gun buyback program in just 45 minutes

Church says it ran out of funds for MLK Day gun buyback program in just 45 minutes

The Church of the Holy Cross in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, says it received 148 guns after hosting a gun buyback program on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Depending on the kind of firearm people brought
Newton's Principia Mathematica, George Washington's journal: archivist stole $8m worth of rare books from Pittsburgh's Carnegie Library

Newton's Principia Mathematica, George Washington's journal: archivist stole $8m worth of rare books from Pittsburgh's Carnegie Library

Gregory Priore -- former archivist for Pittsburgh's Carnegie Library -- has pleaded guilty of stealing $8m worth of rare texts from the collection over a 25 year period, fencing them through John
The parking chairs of Pittsburgh

The parking chairs of Pittsburgh

I've lived in Pittsburgh a clear decade now and the phenomenon of parking chairs is one of the most charming local oddities. Here's a video from Dean Bog about the parking chairs. Yinz can't park
Jews need to see allies from every community standing up against anti-Semitism

Jews need to see allies from every community standing up against anti-Semitism

Jews are scared. And angry. Over the past year and a half, Jewish Americans have experienced hate-based violence aimed at members of our community at a level not seen in recent memory. Simultaneously,

Pk Delay: Page 365

“This whole year been a real test / It didn’t go great, I don’t know why,” Pittsburgh artist Pk Delay (aka William Hawkins IV) raps on his final track of 2019, “Page 365.” Part of the artist’s 365
White Woman Claims Pittsburgh Public Schools Passed Her Over for Promotions, Raises Over Less Qualified Black Employees

White Woman Claims Pittsburgh Public Schools Passed Her Over for Promotions, Raises Over Less Qualified Black Employees

A white secretary for Pittsburgh Public Schools is alleging she’s the victim of reverse racism.Read more...
Patient Awaiting Transplant Uses Video Games to Raise Money for Others

Patient Awaiting Transplant Uses Video Games to Raise Money for Others

Luke Maeding is using his love of video games to raise money for other kids at UPMC Children's Hospital in Pittsburgh.
UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital Newborns Dressed as 'Baby Yoda'

UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital Newborns Dressed as 'Baby Yoda'

Infants at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital in Pittsburgh have been dressed as the eponymous little green "Child" that has captured the hearts of the internet.

Apple eyes Pittsburgh office expansion

Pittsburgh Pennsylvania might be the next U.S. city that Apple plans to expand its footprint in. According to a new report from local newspaper, Apple is reportedly in talks with real estate

Building robotic safety inspectors nabs Gecko Robotics $40 million

Gecko Robotics has landed $40 million in financing as it looks to build an additional 40 robots over the next year to meet what the company sees as growing demand for its safety and infrastructure
Pittsburgh Doesn’t Deserve Mike Tomlin

Pittsburgh Doesn’t Deserve Mike Tomlin

So this premise is already operating at a deficit: If born, I guess, you deserve the ability to continue living, and whatever’s necessary to achieve that goal—food, water, safety, shelter, etc.—exists

Artist Vanessa German Celebrates Black Resilience in Her Mixed Media ‘Power Figures’

Pittsburgh-based artist Vanessa German debuts new sculptures displayed alongside altars meant to serve as protectors for black Americans.