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2008-08-07 03:00:35

By Allison M. Heinrichs, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 7--Over the past seven years, Allegheny County's rabid raccoon population has taken a nose-dive -- thanks to hundreds of thousands of waxy, smelly, brown blocks of vaccine-laced bait.

2008-08-07 03:00:25

By Brian C. Rittmeyer, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 7--Don't tell Tony Mauro what he can't do. Don't tell him that he shouldn't have begun running marathons in his 50s, or running in 50- and 100-mile ultra-marathons in his 60s.

2008-08-07 03:00:21

By Regis Behe, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 7--Anthony Kiedis admits he was intrigued, but also a bit leery, when he was approached by American Eagle Outfitters to curate a music festival.

2008-08-07 03:00:21

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 7--Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera saved the best for last. "West Side Story," the final production of its 2008 summer season, took the company out on a soaring and emotional high.

2008-08-07 03:00:08

By Brian Bowling, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug.

2008-08-06 03:00:41

By Bobby Kerlik, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 6--The family of a man killed in a Plum house explosion has sued the borough, the gas company and two businesses. Antonio and Tina Pettinato filed the lawsuit Tuesday on behalf of Richard J.

2008-08-06 03:00:41

By Joe Napsha, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 6--The consolidation of the global steel industry continued Tuesday as Russian steelmaker OAO Severstal completed its $1.25 billion purchase of Esmark Inc., the parent company of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp.

2008-08-06 03:00:35

By Michael Machosky, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 6--The stoner flick has been making a comeback lately for some reason -- or just finally got off the couch, which is more likely.

2008-08-05 03:00:46

By Kellie B. Gormly, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 5--Tammy Wittmer-Bagby knows that household emergencies and disasters can happen at any time, and that families need to be ready.

2008-08-05 03:00:34

By Joe Napsha, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Aug. 5--Koppers Holdings Inc. of Pittsburgh said Monday it is selling its Monessen coke plant to the world's largest steelmaker for $160 million in a deal that will end its involvement in the coke-making business.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.