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Church Manager Accused Of Stealing $1.2 Million For Family Trips, Personal Expenses
David Reiter allegedly skimmed money from a Pennsylvania Presbyterian church for years -- while playing an active role in his faith community.
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'Moment Of Reckoning': Cities Burn Recyclables After China Bans Imports
By Oliver Milman, The Guardian U.S.
This new reality risks an increase of plumes of toxic pollution that threaten many black and Latino communities.
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Striking Photos Show Demolition Of Century-Old Pennsylvania Catholic Church
The Diocese of Scranton was unable to sell the historic St. Joseph’s Church in Nanticoke, once a popular worship site for Slovak families.
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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Publisher Went On 'Intoxicated' Newsroom Rampage, Staffers Say
John Robinson Block allegedly threatened to “burn the place down” and punish staff for union activity as he dragged along his sobbing child.
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Pioneering Black Scientist Wins ‘Nobel Prize For The Environment’
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Warren Washington wins the award for climate science. His freshman college advisor told him to avoid physics because it was “probably too hard” for him.
Newspaper Cuts Ties With Comic After Discovering 'Go F**k Yourself' To Trump
In the Sunday issue of Pennsylvania's Butler Eagle, a reader spotted the insult in "Non Sequitur."
Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect Pleads Not Guilty To New Charges
Robert Bowers' attorney is a noted death penalty lawyer whose past clients have included a 9/11 conspirator and Unabomber Ted Kaczynski.
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How Can American Jews Stay Safe Now?
By Mitch Eiven, On Assignment For HuffPost
Rabbis aren't sure what it'll take to protect their congregants -- or whether guns should be part of the solution.
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Ex-Penn State Assistant Coach Jerry Sandusky Gets New Sentence Hearing
By Mark Scolforo, AP
The former assistant football coach for Penn state was convicted of child sexual abuse in 2012.
Trump's State Of The Union Guests Include Bullied Boy, Synagogue Shooting Survivors
The 13 guests, who also include former jail inmates, are touted as representing "the very best of America."
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Going To School Is A Struggle When Your Family Is Hiding From ICE
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“At my age I’m supposed to make friends and have a good high school life. Not being able to do that really hurts.”
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Tom Brady Is Labeled A ‘Known Cheater’ By TV News Station Caption
Pittsburgh's CBS affiliate KDKA fired the employee responsible.
19 New Charges Filed Against Alleged Tree Of Life Synagogue Shooter
If convicted, Robert Bowers could face the death penalty for a mass shooting that left 11 dead in a quiet Pittsburgh neighborhood.
Catholic Priest Sentenced To Jail For Abusing Boys, Forcing 1 To Say Confession
David Lee Poulson was charged as a result of Pennsylvania's landmark grand jury report into the Catholic Church's sex abuse scandal.
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Philadelphia Eagles Fan Completes Bucket List Goal To Attend Every Game After Health Scare
After contracting a viral infection in his heart in 2016, Koroun Butler set out on his mission to attend every single 2018 regular season game.
Syrian Refugee High School Student Hospitalized After Bathroom Attack
Police are treating the attack at Chartiers Valley High School as a bullying incident.
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Hockey Enforcer's Punch Answers Rival Executive Who Called Him A Coward
"I read the stuff that's said after last season and leading up to it," the Washington Capitals' Tom Wilson said after brutally pummeling Pittsburgh's Jamie Oleksiak.
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The Bible-Thumping Tech CEO Who’s Proud Of Keeping Neo-Nazis Online
Rob Monster claims he helped resurrect Gab because of his commitment to free speech. He also has a lot to say about Jews.
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Why Some Cities Are Losing People But Getting Wealthier
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Conventional wisdom says job and population growth is a marker of a healthy economy. But these cities show that's not always the case.
Anti-Semitic Flyers Found In Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Neighborhood: Police
Police confirmed an ongoing investigation into the matter on Sunday, the eighth night of Hanukkah.
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Bad Public Transportation Keeps Americans Poor. These Folks Won’t Tolerate It.
For many, achieving the American Dream depends on access to public transit.
Court Sides With Clergy Who Don't Want To Be Named In Landmark Sex Abuse Report
Pennsylvania's Supreme Court decided the 11 Catholic priests' reputations could be “irreparably and illegitimately impugned" if their names were disclosed.
Pittsburgh Synagogue Holds Hanukkah Ceremony Where Mass Shooting Left 11 Dead
By RAMESH SANTANAM, Associated Press
“To me, it’s a simple message: The light is the message."
How Mowing Overgrown Lots Reduced Shootings In Philadelphia Neighborhoods
In a hyperpolarized political climate, researchers say cleaning blighted spaces could be an apolitical option.
Philadelphia Eagles Bailed 9 People From Jail Using Social Justice Funds
The NFL team's players raised money that was matched by the Eagles Social Justice Fund over Thanksgiving.
Woman Accused Of Duping People On GoFundMe Claims She Was ‘Duped’ Herself
Kate McClure, her ex-boyfriend and a homeless veteran have been accused of conspiring together to defraud people out of their money.
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