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September 24, 2016 4:16 PM Penguins' Murray out 3-6 weeks with broken hand

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is out three-to-six weeks with a broken hand. Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford announced the injury Saturday on the second day of training camp. Murray broke his right hand while playing for Team North America at the World Cup of Hockey. Murray said he jammed his thumb in North America's 9

September 24, 2016 6:01 AM Pittsburgh Pirates' Gregory Polanco leaves after outfield collision

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Gregory Polanco left Friday's game in the first inning after crashing into the outfield wall. With two outs, Washington's Bryce Harper hit a double to left that was nearly a homer. Polanco leaped to try to catch the ball, crashing left-side-first into the wall, then falling to the warning track. He got up slowly 6

September 24, 2016 1:06 AM Video shot by Keith Lamont Scott’s wife shows her pleading with officers for his life

CHARLOTTE — The wife of a man fatally shot by police recorded cellphone video of the encounter that includes her pleading with officers not to shoot and begging her husband to get out of his truck. The video footage was the first glimpse of what happened before and after a shooting that has inflamed this city and prompted intense, sometimes violent protests 15

September 24, 2016 12:30 AM Pirates' Gregory Polanco leaves game after crashing into fence

PITTSBURGH -- Pirates left fielder Gregory Polanco left a game Friday night with a left facial contusion following a crash into the left-field fence while chasing a first-inning double by Washington's Bryce Harper. Polanco stayed down on the ground for a few minutes then was removed after being examined by team trainers. Adam Frazier moved from second 9

September 23, 2016 3:00 PM Clinton goes between two ferns, Trump calls for stop and frisk

Hillary Clinton deadpanned her way through Funny or Die's "Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis," which included a joke about emails. Donald Trump stopped in Pittsburgh calling for the implementation of stop and frisk. With less than 50 days until election day, Donald Trump responded to the explosion in New York City on Saturday and later tweeted 11

September 23, 2016 8:05 AM Protesters march for third night in Charlotte, defying curfew

CHARLOTTE — Protesters chanting “What curfew?” marched early Friday in defiance of orders by Charlotte’s mayor to clear the streets after midnight, as anger spilled onto the streets for a third night following a deadly police shooting that has become the latest showdown over questions on law enforcement and race. Despite the mayor’s curfew decree, Charlotte 18

September 23, 2016 2:40 AM Pirates' Starling Marte leaves in 3rd inning with tightness in back

MILWAUKEE -- Starling Marte, making his first start since returning to the Pittsburgh Pirates following a 16-game absence caused by lower back discomfort, left with back tightness in Thursday night's 3-1 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers. Marte immediately grabbed his lower back after fouling off a pitch from Brewers starter Chase Anderson in the third inning 10

September 23, 2016 1:04 AM Palmer Luckey: The Facebook Near Billionaire Secretly Funding Trump’s Meme Machine

Palmer Luckey—founder of Oculus—is funding a Trump group that circulates dirty memes about Hillary Clinton. A Silicon Valley titan is putting money behind an unofficial Donald Trump group dedicated to “shitposting” and circulating Internet memes maligning Hillary Clinton. Oculus founder Palmer Luckey financially backed a pro-Trump political organization 37

September 23, 2016 12:02 AM Donald Trump Calls Drugs a Big Factor in Charlotte Violence

Republican candidate backs use of controversial law-enforcement tactic known as ‘stop and frisk‘ PITTSBURGH—Donald Trump, responding to the outbreak of violence in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday suggested that urban drug culture was partly to blame and waded further into a debate about a controversial law-enforcement tactic known as “stop and frisk,” whose 10

September 22, 2016 10:14 PM What Percentage of Americans Believe the News Media Is Too Easy on Trump? Poll Says…

NEW YORK (AP) — An estimated 27 percent of Americans believe the news media has been too easy on Donald Trump. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Shale Insight Conference, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) The Pew Research Center said Thursday that more people feel that way than they did about the coverage 33