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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Jake Arrieta (49) delivers a pitch against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first inning at PNC Park.
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July 07, 2018 - 7:41 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Nick Williams, Scott Kingery and Jorge Alfaro drove in runs on consecutive at-bats in the seventh inning to help Philadelphia beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 on Saturday and extend the first-place Phillies' winning streak to six games. With two outs in the seventh, Williams sent a...
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 In this June 22, 2018, file photo, demonstrators protesting the fatal police shooting of Antwon Rose Jr. cross the Roberto Clemente Bridge during an evening rush hour march that began in downtown Pittsburgh.
AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File
July 01, 2018 - 11:17 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The day after Antwon Rose Jr. was shot through the cheek and elbow and in the back, killing the 17-year-old honors student, young black people swarmed the East Pittsburgh police station. Over the next several days, outraged protesters took over thoroughfares, disrupted rush hour...
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Official portrait of federal judge Thomas Hardiman
Roy Engelbrecht via U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Cherri Gregg
June 28, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — President Donald Trump has said his pick to replace soon to-be-retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy will come from a list of about 25 people. A Pennsylvania federal judge is on the short list for the second time. Based in Pittsburgh, Judge Thomas Hardiman has...
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Protests in Pittsburgh, PA following fatal shooting of Antwon Rose, an unarmed black 17-year-old.
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June 26, 2018 - 12:17 pm
By Darran Simon, CNN (CNN) -- In his teenage mind, Antwon Rose II wrestled with thoughts of hope, fear and uncertainty about growing up black in America. After a suburban Pittsburgh officer fatally shot the unarmed 17-year-old as he ran from police last week, his family released a poem Antwon had...
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One of the vehicles in the funeral procession for Antwon Rose Jr. has a message displayed as it arrives at the Woodland Hills Intermediate school on Monday, June 25, 2018, in Swissvale, Pa.
AP Photo/Keith Srakocic
June 25, 2018 - 9:10 pm
By Errin Haines Whack, Associated Press SWISSVALE, Pa. (AP) — Classmates and community members on Monday honored Antwon Rose Jr. as a dynamic and determined young man who deserves to be remembered as more than just the latest hashtag given to unarmed black men killed by police, while vowing to...
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Roman Catholic priest
Steve Tawa
June 25, 2018 - 4:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Days after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court blocked a grand jury report detailing sexual abuse by Catholic priests in six of the eight dioceses in the Commonwealth, it has now released an opinion supporting that order. In its original four-sentence order, the Supreme...
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Apr 22, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers center Claude Giroux (28) skates on the ice after the end of the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in game six of the first round of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Wells Fargo Center.
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April 22, 2018 - 7:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jake Guentzel scored four straight goals to help send the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins into the next round with an 8-5 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6 on Sunday. The Penguins play the winner of the Washington-Columbus series in the...
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Apr 22, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Aaron Altherr (23) is doused with Powerade by shortstop J.P. Crawford (2) after hitting a walk off RBI single during the eleventh inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citizens Ba
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April 22, 2018 - 6:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Altherr's RBI single in the bottom of the 11th inning lifted the Phillies to a 3-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday, giving Philadelphia its first four-game sweep over the Pirates in 24 years. sWWWWeep #RingTheBell | #BeBold pic.twitter.com/zyksPYGEmy — Philadelphia...
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Apr 20, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Odubel Herrera (37) hits a single during the sixth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citizens Bank Park
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April 20, 2018 - 10:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Odubel Herrera hit a go-ahead triple in the eighth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Friday night. Herrera, Cesar Hernandez, Carlos Santana and Maikel Franco each had two hits for the Phillies, who have won nine of 11...
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Philadelphia Flyers center Scott Laughton (21) reacts to the game winning goal scored by Flyers center Sean Couturier (14) against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period in game five of the first round of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs at PPG PAIN
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April 20, 2018 - 10:17 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sean Couturier's long shot from the point got past Matt Murray with 1:17 left and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-2 on Friday night to force sixth game in the first-round series. The Flyers cut the Penguins' series lead to 3-2 going into Game 6 on Sunday in...
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