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Pittsburgh-area Catholic leaders react to the election of Pope Francis I and are especially fixated on his “New World” origins and the meaning behind the name he chose. Share your thoughts on the new Pope in the comment section below.
Do we root against Ray Lewis, whose career with the Baltimore Ravens has angered Yinzers for 17 years, or do we root against the 49ers so they don’t match the Steelers with six Super Bowl titles?
The Neighborhood Files
You better bundle up this week as bitterly cold temperatures are expected to move into the area. There is also a chance of snow Monday and Tuesday.
Local Connections, Holiday Guide
Want those cards and packages to arrive in time for Christmas? Find out the drop-dead shipping dates from the U.S. Postal Service, FedEx and UPS.
One of the three $1 million winning Powerball tickets in Pennsylvania was sold near Saxonburg.
Will you tune into the Pittsburgh Steelers game or vice presidential debate Thursday night? Vote in our poll or tell us in the comments section!
In order to get the state-issued Voter ID card, an individual need only give his or her name, date of birth, social security number and address. The Voter ID will be given at the PennDOT licensing center the same day.
Learn more about Bubba's Gourmet Burgers in South Fayette
Police & Fire
The nearly six-hour hostage standoff at Three Gateway Center in Pittsburgh has ended peacefully. The hostage is safe and suspect in police custody.
Allegheny County is offering free Photo ID cards for any residents who need one to vote.
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