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Francis Scott Key Bridge Collapses After Ship Collision

Francis Scott Key Bridge Collapses After Ship Collision

Amere Keasley
March 26, 2024

The Francis Scott Key Bridge in Baltimore Maryland has collapsed after a large container ship collided with the structure. This was declared as a mass casualty event. Around 1:30 AM it was reported that a large container vessel crashed into the bridge, leading to its collapse....

2 Casino Workers Fired for Alleged Rigging of Games

2 Casino Workers Fired for Alleged Rigging of Games

Isabella Timpano
March 26, 2024

Two Rivers Casino workers have been fired and charged with rigging games, and allegedly 2 players have been connected to the rigging]. The employees, Robin Schnepp and Anthony Laush, and player Jack Daniel Mars III have been charged with rigging several table games at the casino....

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Both Second Round Games Reach Overtime in Pittsburgh’s March Madness Slate

Michael Deemer
March 25, 2024

PITTSBURGH-- The madness continued in the Steel City Saturday night. Two competitive games each with a ticket to the Sweet 16 on the line. The first game of the night featured two Cinderella's in their downright. 14th-seeded Oakland and 11th-seeded NC State were in a dogfight...

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Records, Brackets Busted at PPG Paints Arena on Day 1 of March Madness

Michael Deemer
March 22, 2024

PITTSBURGH-- For the second time in three years and the seventh time overall, Pittsburgh is the host city for the NCAA Men's Basketball Championship, universally known as 'March Madness.'Four games grazed the hardwood at PPG Paints Arena in the first of two days of tournament...

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ISIS Claims Responsibility for Explosion and Shooting at Moscow Theater

Amere Keasley
March 22, 2024

Gunshots and explosions erupted Friday night in Moscow, Russia at the Crocus City hall which killed 40 people and injured 100. ISIS-K has claimed responsibility for this attack which is the worst Russia has seen in years. Several gunmen dressed in camouflage infiltrated the...

Opinion: Jake Guentzel Trade Return Breakdown

Opinion: Jake Guentzel Trade Return Breakdown

Colby Sherwin
March 13, 2024

The NHL trade deadline has passed and one of the biggest sellers of the day was the Pittsburgh Penguins. Right around midnight, the Penguins made a trade with their Metro divisional opponent, the Carolina Hurricanes. The Canes received Jake Guentzel and American Hockey League...

Crews Respond to Fire on the Roof of Washington Hall

Crews Respond to Fire on the Roof of Washington Hall

Cade Stukus
March 13, 2024

At approximately 8:30 pm on Tuesday, a fire broke out on the roof of the G-Tower of Washington Hall. A spokesperson said that an air conditioning unit on the roof was the cause of the fire. Maintenance was seen working on the roof of Washington Hall earlier in the day. The...

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Crescent Township House Explosion Leaves 2 People Dead

Taylor Roberts
March 12, 2024

On March 12 at 8:54 a.m., a house in Crescent Township exploded, leaving two people dead. The two victims have not been publicly identified as of March 12. The explosion was so severe that it "completely leveled" the home and caused a fire along the hillside. It was also...

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20-year-old found dead in Clairton

Samuel Goldberg
March 9, 2024

A 20-year-old man was found shot to death in his home on Thursday in Clairton. A dispatch was sent out by Alleghany Police when they heard of the shooting that took place on Toman Avenue shortly after 11.30 a.m. After responders reported to the scene, they found a man shot...

Nikki Haley Suspends 2024 Presidential Campaign, Leaving Trump as Republican Candidate

Nikki Haley Suspends 2024 Presidential Campaign, Leaving Trump as Republican Candidate

Isabella Timpano
March 6, 2024

As of Wednesday, March 6th, Nikki Haley has suspended her campaign for the 2024 Presidential election. This decision came after Super Tuesday, where 15 states held primary elections. After substantial losses, Haley announced that it was time to end her campaign. The ending...