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December 6, 2018 2:32 AM Uber plans smaller, more cautious self-driving car launch

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc’s UBER.UL is plotting the return of its self-driving cars, but the company known for its hard-charging style is taking a much more conservative approach as it tries to recover from a fatal accident that upended its autonomous vehicle program. After it receives approval from the state of Pennsylvania, Uber plans to begin 150

December 4, 2018 1:29 PM Best and worst QBs of Week 13: Replacements spectacularly ineffective

Any given Sunday ... every quarterback has a shot to sit atop the Total QBR leaderboard. While QBs are most often judged by wins and losses or touchdowns and interceptions, we like to rank them every week by the stat that measures their per-play contribution to their team's cause. An explainer of QBR can be found here, but the main idea is to capture 59

December 4, 2018 5:14 AM 10 librarians each receive $5,000 prize

NEW YORK – A Pittsburgh librarian who advocates for immigrants and refugees and a librarian from rural North Carolina who helps patrons navigate the internet are among 10 winners of the I Love My Librarian Award. The awards were announced Tuesday by the American Library Association. Winners, each of whom receive $5,000, are nominated by local library 86

November 27, 2018 2:49 AM Free-agent outfielder Lonnie Chisenhall joins Pirates

Free agent Lonnie Chisenhall has agreed to a one-year contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates, the team announced Tuesday. Terms were not disclosed but The Athletic reported that the deal is worth $2.75 million. Chisenhall, 30, has played eight seasons, all with the Cleveland Indians, seeing time at first base and third base, though he has been primarily 80

November 26, 2018 12:53 AM Broncos survive gauntlet to remain alive in the playoff race

DENVER -- The Denver Broncos have slogged through a gauntlet of playoff hopefuls, an arduous trek that has included the best the NFL has to offer this season, and they have now suddenly emerged from the other side with something still to play for. The Broncos kept their tiny place among the AFC playoff hopefuls, with a 24-17 victory over the Pittsburgh 92

November 22, 2018 6:36 PM Pens place goalie Matt Murray on IR with lower-body injury

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and the team has called up Tristan Jarry from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. The Penguins, who play Friday night in Boston, said the injury is expected to keep him out long term. Jarry, 23, who played 26 games last season for Pittsburgh, has a 2.89 GAA and .909 save percentage 47

November 17, 2018 7:32 PM Penguins' Derick Brassard to return, Sidney Crosby still out

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Derick Brassard will return to the ice Saturday for the first time in nearly a month. Brassard will be in the lineup to face his former team, the Ottawa Senators, after missing the past nine games with a lower-body injury. He has five points in eight games this season -- his first full year in Pittsburgh. The Penguins acquired 61

November 17, 2018 4:36 PM Brassard practices, could rejoin Penguins versus Senators

Center Derick Brassard returned to practice on Friday and could be cleared to play for the Pittsburgh Penguins vs. the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night. Brassard joined his teammates for the full-contact practice session, but he remained listed as day-to-day. The Penguins acquired Brassard from the Senators as part of a three-team deal with the Vegas 60

November 15, 2018 4:21 PM Sidney Crosby won't play with upper-body injury

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will not play Thursday against the Lightning with an upper-body injury, and he could miss more time. "Sid will not play tonight," coach Mike Sullivan said. "Right now his status is day-to-day, but my sense is it's going to be a week." Sullivan stressed that the injury is not a concussion, an issue that has plagued 51

November 14, 2018 5:30 PM Penguins trade Carl Hagelin to Kings for Tanner Pearson

Pittsburgh Penguins GM Jim Rutherford had threatened changes if his team's early season tribulations continued. After a loss to the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday night dropped them to 14th place in the Eastern Conference, those changes arrived. The Penguins traded Carl Hagelin, a 30-year-old left wing and a contributor to their back-to-back Stanley Cup wins, to the Los Angeles 69