Top Pittsburgh news: College student dies after being hit by bus; Schultz back at practice; more

Top Pittsburgh news: College student dies after being hit by bus; Schultz back at practice; more
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By Hoodline - Published on January 21, 2020.

Missed the most recent top news in Pittsburgh? Read on for everything you need to know.

College student dies after being struck by Pittsburgh public transit bus

The 20-year-old was a senior anthropology student and research assistant at the University of Pittsburgh.

Read the full story on KCRA 3.

Glenn Cannon, whose 40-year public safety career spanned Pittsburgh to PEMA, has died

Mr. Cannon was named to oversee the city’s precursor to its EMS department and ended his emergency management career as PEMA director.

Read the full story on Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Pittsburgh Penguins not happy with boos and jeers from fans after win over Boston Bruins

Select Penguins were not happy after one of the biggest wins of the season at PPG Paints Arena Sunday.

Read the full story on CBS Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh Penguins Defenseman Justin Schultz returns to practice in full contact jersey

Sidney Crosby may not be the only Penguin that is returning to the lineup this month.

Read the full story on CBS Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh church gun buyback in honor of MLK runs out of money within the first hour

A church in Pittsburgh was overwhelmed after hosting a gun buyback program that ran out of money within an hour. The Church of the Holy Cross ran the program in honor of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy of nonviolence. 

Read the full story on Fox 4 Kansas City.


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