• Cancer free and confident, James Conner eager to get to NFL

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Conner long envisioned the day he would walk into the indoor practice facility the Pittsburgh Panthers share with the Pittsburgh Steelers and be welcomed by a sea of NFL scouts and coaches.

  • Carnegie Hero Fund Commission announces 20 medal winners

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Massachusetts man who died saving a waitress from being stabbed by a mentally ill man and a 12-year-old Pennsylvania boy who died trying to save his father from a house fire are among 20 people being honored with Carnegie medals for heroism.

  • Steelers sign Tyson Alualu of Jaguars to improve pass rush

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tyson Alualu spent seven years in Jacksonville trying to help revive a struggling franchise while simultaneously trying to live up to his draft pedigree.

  • Authorities: Man errantly texted prosecutor about drug swap

    EDWARDSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a man mistakenly sent a text message to a Pennsylvania prosecutor indicating that he wanted to trade marijuana for heroin.

  • Indiana’s offense sputters without Sudfeld, Howard

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Nate Sudfeld threw a handful of passes on Saturday but all of them came on the sideline at Beaver Stadium.