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2 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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WWII veteran, 92, fought 'don't ask, don't tell'

Starr survived a series of harrowing travails as a POW, including eight days in a boxcar jammed far beyond capacity with other prisoners and forced marches in subzero weather, before finally arriving in a small German town where his captors fled ahead of the Russians in mid-February 1945. Starr worked briefly for Procter & Gamble Co. in Dayton, then came ...

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3 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Judge gives UPMC wage protesters community service

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Twenty-eight protesters arrested in July during a demonstration for a labor union and higher employee wages at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center have been sentenced to community service. The protesters included members of the clergy, community leaders, students and UPMC workers.

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3 HOURS AGO - Yahoo! News

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US Steel to build new headquarters in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — United States Steel Corp. announced Monday it will build its new world headquarters in Pittsburgh as part of the ongoing redevelopment of the former Civic Arena site by the NHL's Penguins.

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3 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Test results: Pa. scores down with reduced funding

PITTSBURGH (AP) — With school districts across the state now in their fourth year of facing fewer state and federal resources, statewide results of the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment tests show declines in every grade level in nearly every subject tested. In math, students in four groups — black, economically disadvantaged, English language learners and special education — experienced ...

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4 HOURS AGO - San Francisco Chronicle

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Iraqi family reunited in Pittsburgh after 23 years

Twenty-three years after fleeing Iraq at the close of the Persian Gulf War, Abdullah "Abe" Alkhuzai welcomed his ailing parents from their homeland to Pittsburgh on Sunday. What leads you to do this? Abe said from his plush, crimson living room. The judgment was the long-awaited result of a violent uprising in Nasiriya in March 1991 — the last time ...

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