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Harrison, Pirates start fast, but lose to Reds

Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Harrison (5) rounds first after hitting a solo home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto during the first inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Harrison gave the Pittsburgh Pirates a great start against Johnny Cueto. Chris Heisey gave the Cincinnati Reds a win at the end.

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Pittsburgh-based reality show ‘The Chair’ to debut

In this photo provided by Point Park University, producer Chris Moore, left, talks with Point Park University Cinema Arts Associate Professor Nelson Chipman, on the set of Anna Martemucci’s film, “Hollidaysburg,”in Carnegie, Pa. on March 15, 2014. Television network Starz debuts a TV reality series "The Chair" on Sept. 6, 2014. The series documents the production of two separate movies using the same script. "Hollidaysburg" is Martemucci’s version, and the other version directed by Shane Dawson, is called “Not Cool.”  Those two Pittsburgh-shot movies will then subsequently have theatrical and digital releases. “The Chair” will air in one-hour installments each Saturday through mid-November. (AP Photo/Point Park University)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Viewers of a new reality show will soon find out what happens when two fledgling directors are given $850,000 to direct their own movies from the same script.

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Panthers crush Delaware in opener 62-0

Pittsburgh running back James Conner (24) score his second touchdown of the first quarter in an NCAA college football game against Delaware on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Conner rushed for 153 yards and four first-half touchdowns as Pittsburgh ripped Delaware 62-0 on Saturday.

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Harrison helps Pirates edge Reds 2-1

Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Edinson Volquez (36) delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds in Pittsburgh Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Harrison hit an RBI triple and scored on Jose Tabata’s tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

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Steelers eyeing needs after uneven preseason

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Landry Jones (3) evades pressure by Carolina Panthers defensive end Charles Johnson (95) in the second quarter of a NFL preseason football game on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers coaching staff has plenty to weigh as it tries to decide on the 53 players who will survive final cuts.

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