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A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

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American Cities With The Best Public Transportation Systems

One of the best ways to cut down on our carbon footprint is to use mass transportation, which of course is much easier to do when cities offer convenient transit options. Find out which American cities have the best public mass transportation systems and how they have been recognized.

12/17/2013

Pedro Alvarez #24 of the Pittsburgh Pirates rounds third after hitting a two run home run in the first inning against the New York Mets during the game on July 12, 2013 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Mets Go To Extras With Pittsburgh, Fall 3-2 In The 11th

07/12/2013

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Rothstein: This And That Around NCAA Basketball; VCU, Xavier Johnson & More

No list of breakout players for next season can omit Colorado’s Xavier Johnson.

07/12/2013

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ACC Officially Adds Notre Dame, Pittsburgh And Syracuse To Conference

The Atlantic Coast Conference officially becomes a 15-team league Monday with the additions of Pittsburgh, Syracuse and Notre Dame.

06/28/2013

The view from the Roberto Clemente Bridge in Pittsburgh serves as the background for Anthony Weiner's website. (credit: anthonyweiner.com)

Anthony Weiner’s Campaign Website Featured Picture Of Pittsburgh

The day Anthony Weiner took his campaign for mayor to the streets of New York, folks visiting his website might’ve been a bit confused as to which city he wanted to lead.

05/23/2013

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Stage Set For Final Big East Tournament As We Know It

The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.

03/12/2013

Savon Huggins of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights runs with the ball against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the game at Nippert Stadium on November 17, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Rutgers won 10-3. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rutgers Improves To 9-1 After Defeating Cincinnati

Savon Huggins ran for a career-high 179 yards as Rutgers defeated Cincinnati and improved to 9-1.

11/17/2012

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Big East Picks CBS VP Mike Aresco As Commissioner

The Big East has found its man. The conference, now in rebuilding mode, has hired CBS executive vice president Mike Aresco to be its commissioner.

08/14/2012

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Swarm Of Honeybees Delays Flight From Pittsburgh To New York

You’ve heard of snakes on a plane, but bees?

08/03/2012

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Americans Represented In 2nd Round Of NHL Draft

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Anthony Stolarz tried to drink in the biggest moment of his life. The crowd inside Consol Energy Center never gave him a chance, booing the lanky 6-foot-5 goaltender the moment he stepped […]

06/23/2012

Big East commissioner John Marinatto (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

John Marinatto Steps Down As Big East Commissioner; Was He Forced Out?

The Big East will soon be saying goodbye to Syracuse, Pittsburgh and West Virginia. And now they’ll be without John Marinatto as commissioner.

05/07/2012

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Pittsburgh Cops Send Alleged Bernie Fine Incident To Feds

Federal prosecutors in New York are handling the entire child sex abuse investigation involving fired Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine — including an allegation that he molested a boy in a Pittsburgh hotel room in 2002.

11/30/2011

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The Rothstein Files: Brey Hoping Veterans Can Keep Notre Dame Where They’ve Been

The long-time Notre Dame coach will be the first one to tell you why he’s been able to make the Irish a perennial contender for the NCAA Tournament during his seven-year tenure in South Bend — veteran players.

WFAN–10/10/2011

Rutgers (credit: Rich Schultz/Getty Images) , UConn (credit: Elsa/Getty Images) could jump ship from the struggling Big East Conference

What’s Next For Lonesome Big East? Rutgers, UConn Reportedly Exploring ACC, Big Ten

After the ACC made a surprise move into the conference realignment shuffle, the spotlight now shifts to the struggling Big East.

WFAN–09/19/2011

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