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Shooting in Pittsburgh Synagogue Leaves 11 Dead and City Mourning

Talon Smith, Reporter

November 27, 2018

A gunman opened fire in a Pittsburgh Synagogue on Saturday October 27th, killing 11 people and injuring six others. The Anti-Defamation League called the shooting the deadliest attack on the Jewish community in US history, according to CNN. The gunman was a 46-year-old freelance truck driver, Robert...

Self Driving Cars Hit Road in Pittsburgh

A self-driving Uber car crosses the ninth street bridge in Pittsburgh on September 14, 2016. On that same day, self-driving Ford Fusions began picking up Uber riders who volunteered to participate in a test program. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Joel Neuschwander, Section Editor

October 28, 2016

Say goodbye to highway hypnosis and road rage and say hello to sensors, built-in GPS systems, and stress-free driving. On September 14, 2016, Uber made its self-driving cars available to passengers in Pittsburgh. The cars will have humans at the wheel, ready to take control of the vehicle if necess...

Local NHL Teams Qualify for Playoffs

Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby, left, and Phil Kessel (81) react after Crosby scored the winning goal during the overtime period of the NHL hockey game, Sunday, March 27, 2016, in New York. The Penguins defeated the Rangers 3-2. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

May 10, 2016

By: Kaitlin Christ Over 2,000 games played in total by NHL teams will lead up to one final game. Three local teams qualify for the 2015-2016 NHL Playoffs in hopes of winning the Stanley Cup. The performances from each team varied throughout the regular season. This could project the outcome of ...

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