- a port in SW Pennsylvania, at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers that forms the Ohio River: steel industry.
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Gays have won, Mr. Barron said in his op-ed for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, and Christians are now “outlaws” and “martyrs.”Do LGBTs Owe Christians an Olive Branch? Try The Other Way Around
December 14, 2014
Buffalo ranked tenth in the nation, while Detroit and Pittsburgh ranked twelth and thirteenth, respectively.The Rustbelt Roars Back From the Dead
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December 7, 2014
The indicted are not going to show up at the federal courthouse in Pittsburgh to surrender to federal marshals.Sony Blames North Korea for Hacking, but Washington Left Them Completely Vulnerable
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December 3, 2014
To test out a doll he designed to have realistic human proportions, Nickolay Lamm went to a group of second-graders in Pittsburgh.Pot-Smoking Grannies, Jimmy Fallon Covers U2, and More Viral Videos
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At a rally in Pittsburgh a week before the election, Johnson laid out an ambitious, transformative vision for the United States.How LBJ and Reagan Wrecked Our Faith in Government
October 21, 2014
The engine, of sixty to seventy horse power, was brought from Pittsburgh.
Of the same period, was the Cleveland, Warren and Pittsburgh.
These grades come to market on the Cleveland and Pittsburgh Railroad.
From Hanover he removed to Pittsburgh, where he operated in provisions until 1845.
In 1867 he was appointed director of the Allegheny Observatory at Pittsburgh.The Age of Invention
- a port in SW Pennsylvania, at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers, which form the Ohio River: settled around Fort Pitt in 1758; developed rapidly with the discovery of iron deposits and one of the world's richest coalfields; the largest river port in the US and an important industrial centre, formerly with large steel mills. Pop: 325 337 (2003 est)
City in southern Pennsylvania.
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