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2008-07-17 03:00:25

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 17--As Matt Ashford sees it, sharpshooter Frank Butler and "Days of Our Lives" character Jack Devereaux have a lot in common. Both are little boys at heart.

2008-07-17 03:00:21

By F.A. Krift, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 17--Grace Tudi can't believe the turnaround of the old Victorian house that sat vacant since 1995 across Parkview Avenue from her South Oakland home. "This house was dead for years and years," said Tudi, 76. "It was an eyesore.

2008-07-17 03:00:17

By Kim Leonard, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 17--Comcast said it is getting calls this week from subscribers who are confused or unhappy about changes to their TV channel lineups.

2008-07-17 03:00:10

By Kellie B. Gormly, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 17--Modern robots go far beyond the image of Rosie on "The Jetsons" and R2-D2 on "Star Wars." Robots can explore dangerous terrain where humans should not go, search collapsed buildings and investigate bombs.

2008-07-16 15:00:24

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 16--SONGWRITERS -- for the most part -- get little attention.

2008-07-16 12:00:45

By Jason Cato, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul.

2008-07-16 03:00:50

By Paul Paterra, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 16--It's an annual rite of summer -- the Pittsburgh Steelers trek to St. Vincent College to kick off another football season.

2008-07-16 03:00:50

By Jerry Vondas, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 16--Dr. Rita Carey Nealon Harmeier was a partner in a husband-and-wife medical team that took time from their individual practices to care for the less fortunate. During her lengthy career as a pediatrician, Dr.

2008-07-16 03:00:00

By Eric Heyl, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 16--At the moment, the casino lobby isn't very inviting. Standing amid its decor of dirt and rocks, it was difficult to imagine the North Shore slots palace being completed in time for its planned opening in May.

2008-07-16 03:00:35

By Regis Behe, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 16--John Palumbo admits it: Crack the Sky could have been huge. If not for his decision to leave the band in the late 1970s just after it signed with CBS Records out of Weirton, W.Va., Palumbo could be looking at an entirely different history.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.