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PTL Links- August 23, 2019

Some of today's guests-topics include: Tall Ships Erie, Yelp Pittsburgh, and Corks & Kegs! Click for more information about today's ...


Crews Battle Fire In McKees Rocks

Emergency crews responded to a two-alarm fire in McKees Rocks this morning. ...


Mt. Washington Transit Tunnel To Reopen After Repairs

The Port Authority of Allegheny County has a present for South Hills commuters. ...


Route 51 Temporarily Reopens After Water Main Break, More Work Needed

The northbound lanes have reopened along a stretch of Route 51 in West Mifflin after a water main break. ...


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Powell Says Fed Will Aid Economy But No Clear Hint on Rates

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that President Donald Trump's trade wars have complicated the Fed's ability ...

Would Trump concede in 2020? A lesson from 1800

As primary season heats up in the United States, the Democrats are anxiously debating the best path to unseat Donald ...

Catholic Church sex abuse- The difference a Pennsylvania grand jury made in lives of survivors

Catholic Church sex abuse: The difference a Pennsylvania grand jury made in lives of survivors The Conversation - US Last ...

This Pittsburgh pizzeria was just named Americas Best Pizza in world championship

This Pittsburgh pizzeria was just named America's Best Pizza in world championship PennLive.com Once again, a pizzeria in Pennsylvania is ...

Estimated 3,000 Bicyclists To Take To Pittsburgh Streets On Sunday

Bike Pittsburgh has issued a traffic advisory for an event this weekend that's expected to see 3,000 bicyclists on the ...

Escape from Pittsburgh to Denver on a budget

Escape from Pittsburgh to Denver on a budget Hoodline Pittsburgh Here's how to get to Denver from Pittsburgh on the ...

Business

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Tech stocks shatter, Nasdaq drops 3%, as Trump Trade War escalates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks got smashed on Friday after President Donald Trump engaged in a tirade against ...

Multi-billionaire David Koch survived 27 years after death sentence

NEW YORK, New York - One of the richest men in the world died on Friday.Multi-billionaire David Koch, who with ...

Irish government urges businesses to prepare for Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - With 10 weeks to go to the Brexit deadline on 31 October, the Irish government is urging ...

End of week rally for shares in Asia

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia rose across the board on Friday, setting European shares alight as well.In Japan the ...

Little movement in U.S. stocks, pound jumps

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks had an unremarkable day on Thursday. Solid data on the employment front provided ...

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After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...


Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...


U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...


Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...


Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...


Cardinal George Pell case far from over

MELBOURNE, Australia - While Cardinal George Pell's appeal has been denied, the case that has divided Australia is far from ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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