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Monday, Sep 24

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Denzel Washington coming to Pittsburgh for August Wilson House event

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The director and award-winning star of “Fences” will be in the Hill District Wednesday.

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Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra: 50 years of making beautiful music

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Finlandia, Carmina Burana, Bartok and John Williams are on The Westmoreland Symphony Orchestra’s 50th anniversary calendar.

Psychologist: Bill Cosby a sexual predator with uncontrollable urge to violate women

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Kristen Dudley, a state board psychologist, said the evidence shows the 81-year-old would likely reoffend if given the chance.

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Bill Cosby’s prosecutor asks for a 5-to-10-year prison sentence for sexual assault

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Bill Cosby faces the start of a two-day sentencing hearing in which a judge will decide how to punish the 81-year-old comedian.

RECAP: Pittsburgh Fashion Week shows improvement, loses creative director

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Elysia Newman was terminated as creative director, a volunteer position, after this year’s Pittsburgh Fashion Week.

Say happy 90th to Mickey with a birthday cake Oreo cookie

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Oreo’s chocolate wafers are filled with sweet cream dotted with confetti in honor of Mickey Mouse’s 90th birthday.

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Critic's notebook: Pittsburgh Festival of New Music, Cello Fury and Chatham Baroque

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Elevator music in the concert hall, smashed violins and head-banging cellists in this weekend’s classical concert review.

Sunday, Sep 23

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Cosby to fight 'sexually violent predator' tag at sentencing

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Bill Cosby's sentencing hearing Monday will begin with testimony about his sex offender evaluation.

Saturday, Sep 22

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Judge expected to sentence Bill Cosby Monday or Tuesday

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Decision is the first time since the #MeToo movement began that a celebrity faces prison in a sex-assault case.

Friday, Sep 21

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Pittsburgh Festival of Firsts kicks off Downtown tonight, rain or shine

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The eight-week festival of visual and performance art includes a visual display and live music outside the Benedum Center.

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Retro-magical 'House with a Clock in Its Walls' is a family-friendly adventure for Halloween

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The film is based on the beloved children's series of books by John Bellairs.

An excellent Emma Thompson raises the bar in ‘The Children Act’

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The title of the book and movie refers to a 1989 piece of legislation that requires authorities in Britain to promote the welfare of minors.

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These artists can do -- and teach

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“Artists Who Teach” features 58 artists from 10 local colleges and universities at The Westmoreland Museum of American Art.

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PSO's new recording grabs your soul (rewind) and grabs it again

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Pittsburgh Symphony releases a must-listen new album. Early press coverage is positive — perhaps another Grammy contender?

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'Mister Rogers' honored with a Google Doodle

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Fred Rogers is honored on the Google homepage with an animated video celebrating the 51st anniversary of filming the first national episode in Pittsburgh on Sept. 21, 1967.

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Thursday, Sep 20

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Stage review: Laughing at 'The Play That Goes Wrong' is all that's right with comedy

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The national tour of the play with the Tony Award-winning best set opened this week at the Benedum Center.

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Tuned In: Reboots, diversity, comedy highlight network fall schedules

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Broadcast networks attempt to woo viewers with familiar titles, more diverse stars and more multi-cam sitcoms.

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Goodwill knows you shop there for Halloween costumes. Now it's ready for you.

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Goodwill is embracing its role as a destination for DIY Halloween costumes

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What's happening in Pittsburgh this weekend: Sept. 20-23

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RADical Days commence, Ligonier Games and the Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival are scheduled, plus lots of music, round out the weekend.

Wednesday, Sep 19

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First Look: Point Park's new Pittsburgh Playhouse ahead of its public debut

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The Downtown complex, already buzzing with student activity, opens its doors for a peek before a gala and “Cabaret” welcome in October.

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Tuesday, Sep 18

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Mac Miller albums flood Billboard charts; rapper hits Top 40 for first time

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In the week after the rapper’s death, the new single “Self Care” went to No. 33.

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Obituary: Pasquale 'Patsy' Buba / Award-winning film engineer and editor

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Pittsburgher Pasquale Buba, film editor who worked on George Romero movies, dies

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Life's a play, or a film, or well, a play for Munhall native Ed O'Ross

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The longtime character actor was recently honored in New York and will receive a citation from Pittsburgh City Council on Tuesday.