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Patriots vs Steelers Wednesday injury report: New England fully healthy, Pittsburgh misses multiple starters
The two teams released their first practice report of the week. Check it out. In just four days, the New England Patriots will already play their 14th game of the season. And when looking at today’s practice report, it seems as if the team will be at full strength heading into its highly anticipated
Superior Court removes Allegheny County judge from another sex offender case
For the second time in two weeks, the Pennsylvania Superior Court has removed Allegheny County Common Pleas Judge Donna Jo McDaniel from presiding over a sex offender's case. The appellate court opinion issued Tuesday involves the case against Gabino Bernal who has been sentenced by Judge McDaniel t
Mike Tomlin says Steelers do not miss Le'Veon Bell
The Pittsburgh Steelers are among the five worst teams when it comes to rushing yards per game and yards per carry. They’ve had a strong season from running back James Conner, but it’s easy to wonder what could have been for the Steelers if Le’Veon Bell had played this season.
'Bored' Pennsylvania firefighter charged with starting fires
MUNHALL, Pa. -- A 19-year-old volunteer firefighter is charged with starting fires at two homes, and police in western Pennsylvania allege that he said he did it because he was bored.
Allegheny County Infant Mortality Collaborative
In November 2012, the Infant Mortality Collaborative (IMC) was started to address the disparity in the infant mortality rate across different communities. It is our mission to give all babies born in Allegheny County a chance to celebrate their first birthdays.
Steelers vs. Patriots Betting Odds: Who Is Favored In The Week 15 Matchup?
One of the most intriguing matchups of the season is set for Sunday when the Pittsburgh Steelers (7-5-1) host the New England Patriots (9-4) at Heinz Field. Both playoff hopefuls will be playing with added motivation after suffering stunning losses in Week 14.
Matt Murray injury update: Penguins G (lower-body) activated from IR
Pittsburgh finally received some positive news on the injury front. The Penguins on Wednesday announced the team has activated goaltender Matt Murray from injured reserve. Backup Tristan Jarry was re-assigned to the AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in a corresponding move.
Former Steelers great Rocky Bleier levels harsh criticism on team: 'I'm done'
It's one thing for fans to air their concerns with the Pittsburgh Steelers, but when an all-time great like Rocky Bleier speaks, everyone should listen. WPXI sports anchor Chase Williams shared this video of Bleier throwing down some serious truth about the Steelers, and it is sobering.
Mike Tomlin changes his explanation of why Ben Roethlisberger didn't come back in the game vs. Raiders
The Pittsburgh Steelers lost a game to the Oakland Raiders in embarrassing fashion on Sunday. Pittsburgh blew two different fourth-quarter leads and that was pretty terrible, but perhaps the biggest story of the game was that the Steelers played the entire second half without Ben Roethlisberger unti
Here are the top food and drink events in Pittsburgh this week
When it comes to food and drink, there's plenty to do in Pittsburgh this week. From a bar crawl in your onesie to a holiday bazaar held at a local brewery, here's how to add some flavor to your social calendar.
BREAKING: Pirates Reportedly Agree to Deal With Pitcher Jordan Lyles
It has been a whirlwind of an hour for the Pittsburgh Pirates pitching staff. Almost immediately after trading starter Ivan Nova to the Chicago White Sox, the Pirates turned right around and signed former Milwaukee Brewers journeyman pitcher Jordan Lyles.
Winning ticket for Cash 5 jackpot worth $250,000 sold in Allegheny County
MONROEVILLE, Pa. - Check your tickets! One of two winning tickets for the Pennsylvania Lottery's Cash 5 $500,000 jackpot was sold in Allegheny County. Each winning ticket is worth $250,000.
School van carrying children involved in head-on crash in Pittsburgh
PITTSBURGH - A car crashed head-on into a school van carrying children Tuesday morning in Pittsburgh’s North Side, officials said. The crash was reported about 9 a.m. at the intersection of Brighton Road with California Avenue and Charles Street.
Bell 'likes' Instagram post showing Steelers-Raiders final score
Le'Veon Bell said he was rooting for the Pittsburgh Steelers earlier in the season. That appears to have changed. The absent running back "liked" the official team account's Instagram post showing the final score of Sunday's 24-21 defeat to the Oakland Raiders, according to ESPN's Jeremy Fowler.
Ohio man arrested for plotting synagogue attack: law enforcement
(Reuters) - An Ohio man who said he admired the gunman who killed 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue in October has been arrested and charged with planning an attack on another Jewish house of worship, federal authorities said on Monday.
Powerball Winning Ticket Worth $1 Million Sold Locally
PITTSBURGH, PA - A winning Powerball ticket worth $1 million from the December 8 drawing was sold in the Pittsburgh area, Pennsylvania Lottery officials announced Monday. The ticket correctly matched all five white balls drawn, 14-32-34-46-61, but not the red Powerball 10, to win $1 million.. The ti
Gut reactions to Steelers' 24-21 loss to Raiders
The Pittsburgh Steelers packed up and headed out west to face the lowly Oakland Raiders in hopes of snapping their two-game losing streak. They knew James Conner wasn’t going to be available for this game but figured the lowly Raiders wouldn’t be able to stop their prolific passing attack. But the S
Former Steeler great Rocky Bleier levels harsh criticism of team after another loss
Wow. It’s one thing for fans to air their concerns with the Pittsburgh Steelers but when an all-time great like Rocky Bleier speaks, everyone should listen. WPXI sports anchor Chase Williams shared this video of Bleier throwing down some serious truth about the Steelers and it is sobering.
Pittsburgh native among those arrested for suspected white supremacist attack on DJ
SEATTLE - The FBI is helping investigate an attack by several suspected white supremacists on a black disc jockey at a tavern in Washington state over the weekend, authorities said Monday.
Former Steelers RB Joshua Harris hints Ben Roethlisberger isn't hurt
Pittsburgh Steelers fans everywhere are wondering if the Steelers can hold off the Oakland Raiders with quarterback Ben Roethlisberger injured on the sidelines. But according to former Steeler Joshua Harris, he believes Big Ben isn’t hurt and the team is just holding him out to rest him before the S