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Thursday, Nov 29

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Stephen Chbosky of Upper St. Clair reported in line to direct 'Dear Evan Hansen' movie

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The director of “Wonder” and “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” also is the co-writer/director of a Disney Prince Charming film.

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Tuned In: ‘Mrs. Maisel’ still marvelous; ‘Nightflyers’ fails to soar

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Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” continues to delight in its second season, which includes scenes shot in Paris.

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Behind the Curtain: Broadway banks a big week

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Broadway shows had a lot to be thankful for over the Thanksgiving week. Plus, a look at “Great” classical music and new open dance studios.

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Local Scene: New music from Ryan Hoffman and Nevada Color, super PACK debuts

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What’s happening in the Pittsburgh music scene.

Wednesday, Nov 28

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Margaret Atwood announces ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ sequel to be released in 2019

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Titled “The Testaments,” the new novel is set 15 years after the protagonist’s final scene in “The Handmaid’s Tale,” written in 1985.

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Tuned In: ‘United We Fan’ documentary explores fan campaigns to save TV series

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A look at efforts to save shows through TV’s history, from “Star Trek” to “Designing Women” to “Person of Interest.”

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Commentary: Is the Victoria's Secret fashion show even relevant anymore?

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While Victoria’s Secret has always promoted far-fetched depictions of female beauty, lately these images are borderline tone deaf.

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Busnegie: A shelter for art is art's exposure to people

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A mini museum takes the place of ads in exhibition in bus shelter outside Carnegie Museum of Art

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Snoop Dogg and Chrissy Teigen dish up recipes you'll really want to eat

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The rap star and former model’s new cookbooks show off their culinary prowess with honest, scratch cooking. The stories behind the recipes are fun, too

Tuesday, Nov 27

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The Sweet Beast designer adds by subtracting from her Wilkinsburg home

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Emily Cosnotti and her Instagram page, The Sweet Beast, create a buzz on social media by ‘undecorating’ an 89-year-old house in Wilkinsburg.

Have a yinzer Halloween ... in a yinzer Halloween costume

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Wear a yinzer costume. Be the life of the party.

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'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57

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Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.

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Monday, Nov 26

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'Own it, Gorg': 'Queer Eye's' Jonathan Van Ness will bring his love and joy to Carnegie of Homestead Music Hall in April

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Expect more than hair and grooming tips from “Queer Eye’s” Mr. Van Ness, who helps people love who they are.

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This former Pittsburgh chef has earned a Michelin star -- in Taiwan

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Chef-owner Kai Ho learned English while working at Tamari before heading back to open a restaurant in his homeland.

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Selling off the first man: Neil Armstrong’s family and the public both claim him

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The Armstrong family has a right to do anything it likes with its own private property, but great men belong to the ages.

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Friday, Nov 23

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Shop Holiday: Gifts for wine and spirits lovers

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Here are some ideas for making spirits — and wine and spirits lovers — bright.

Shop Holiday: Gifts for cooks and food lovers

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From stocking stuffers to staples and indulgences large and small, we’ve got the perfect gifts for chefs, cooks and foodies.

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'Twilight' premiered 10 years ago. Here's what the supernatural movie franchise gave us.

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The movie series shaped the careers of the young actors in different ways.

Shop Holiday: Gifts for TV fans

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From “Game of Thrones” to Mister Rogers, products from TV shows are in abundance this holiday season.

Shop Holiday: Gifts for lovers of jazz & classical music

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With a world-class orchestra and a vibrant jazz heritage, Pittsburgh is a great place to find gifts for lovers of jazz and classical music.

Shop Holiday: Gifts for Pittsburgh sports fans

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Got a Steelers, Pirates, Penguins or Pitt fan in your life? Here are some gift ideas that are sure to please any Pittsburgh sports lover.

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Katy Perry unseats Taylor Swift and Beyonce as Forbes’ highest-paid woman in music

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The pop star earned an estimated $83 million before taxes between June 2017 and June 2018.

The White House correspondents' dinner was always a rough gig for comics

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Since the speeches began airing on C-SPAN in 1993, a dynamic has emerged: Edgy jokes can crush with the viewing audience at home.

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Despite wind and cold, balloons fly at Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade

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The 21 degrees at the start made it one of the coldest Thanksgivings in the city in decades.

Thursday, Nov 22

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