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Joe DeStio
January 02, 2019 - 5:53 pm
Pittsburgh has made a list that says 2019 is going to be a year of economic growth for the area.
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President Donald Trump
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Robert Mangino
December 27, 2018 - 5:38 pm
Donald Trump has been President for two years, but now politicians from both parties are wondering who will succeed him.
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The hemp industry still has work ahead to win legal status for hemp-derived cannabidiol, or CBD oil.
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December 22, 2018 - 10:56 am
CBD oils have become increasingly popular in lotions, tinctures and foods, but their legal status has been murky and the Food and Drug Administration has sent warning letters to some companies making health claims for CBD.
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drugs and alcohol
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Robert Mangino
December 10, 2018 - 6:34 pm
The Wolf Administration has unveiled a new tool with information about treatment for substance use disorder.
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Robert Mangino
December 07, 2018 - 5:43 pm
Pittsburgers For Public Transit told CEO Katharine Kelleman at the Port Authority Board Meeting today that they want cash and Connect Card fares to be the same, free transfers, and fare capping.
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Pills
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Robert Mangino
December 04, 2018 - 6:13 pm
A study done by JAMA, the Journal of American Medical Association is shining light on the role dental prescriptions play in the opioid epidemic that is sweeping the country.
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Jewish Menorah
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Robert Mangino
December 03, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Less than two months after the Tree of Life Synagogue shooting, the Jewish community is celebrating Hanukkah, also known as the festival of lights.
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Cathedral of Learning
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Robert Mangino
November 29, 2018 - 6:20 pm
The University of Pittsburgh is going to the Allegheny River for its electricity.
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Synagogue
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Robert Mangino
October 29, 2018 - 6:37 pm
The tragedy of Saturday’s shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Squirrel Hill has touched everyone in the Pittsburgh area in one way or another.
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Church
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Robert Mangino
October 19, 2018 - 6:38 pm
News broke yesterday that the US Justice Department will be investigating the clergy sex abuse in the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania.
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