Pittsburgh

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Pittsburgh is a city in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.wikipedia
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Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

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Pittsburgh is a city in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.
The county seat is Pittsburgh.

Pennsylvania

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Pittsburgh is a city in the state of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County.
Pennsylvania's two most populous cities are Philadelphia (1,580,863), and Pittsburgh (302,407).

List of tallest buildings in Pittsburgh

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The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclined railways, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers.
Pittsburgh, the second-largest city in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania, is home to 137 completed high-rises, 29 of which stand at least 300 ft tall.

Pittsburgh-New Castle-Weirton, PA-OH-WV Combined Statistical Area

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A population of about 301,048 residents live within the city limits, making it the 66th-largest city in the U.S. The metropolitan population of 2,324,743 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania (behind Philadelphia), and the 27th-largest in the U.S.
The principal city of the area is the City of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania but includes parts of the states of Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio and was officially defined by the U.S. Census Bureau in 2013.

Confluence

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Pittsburgh is located in the southwest of the state, at the confluence of the Allegheny, Monongahela, and Ohio rivers.
A confluence can occur in several configurations: at the point where a tributary joins a larger river (main stem); or where two streams meet to become the source of a river of a new name (such as the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny rivers at Pittsburgh, forming the Ohio); or where two separated channels of a river (forming a river island) rejoin at the downstream end.

List of inclines in Pittsburgh

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The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclined railways, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers.
The city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania once had a number of inclined railways.

Pittsburgh in the American Civil War

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The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest, as the mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginians, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was a thriving and important city during the American Civil War, and provided a significant source of personnel, war materiel, armament, ammunition, and supplies to the Union Army.

Downtown Pittsburgh

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America's 1980s deindustrialization laid off area blue-collar workers and thousands of downtown white-collar workers when the longtime Pittsburgh-based world headquarters moved out.
Downtown Pittsburgh, colloquially referred to as the Golden Triangle, and officially the Central Business District, is the urban downtown center of Pittsburgh.

Point State Park

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The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclined railways, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers.
Point State Park (locally known as The Point) is a Pennsylvania state park on 36 acre in Downtown Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA, at the confluence of the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers, forming the Ohio River.

Carnegie Mellon University

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The area is home to 68 colleges and universities, including research and development leaders Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh.
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) is a private research university based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

University of Pittsburgh

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The area is home to 68 colleges and universities, including research and development leaders Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh. The following year, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette was started, and in 1787, the Pittsburgh Academy was chartered.
The University of Pittsburgh (commonly referred to as Pitt) is a state-related research university in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

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This heritage left the area with renowned museums, medical centers, parks, research centers, and a diverse cultural district.
Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh are four museums that are operated by the Carnegie Institute headquartered in the Carnegie Institute complex in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

PNC Financial Services

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The nation's eighth-largest bank, eight Fortune 500 companies, and six of the top 300 U.S. law firms make their global headquarters in the area, while RAND, BNY Mellon, Nova, FedEx, Bayer and NIOSH have regional bases that helped Pittsburgh become the sixth-best area for U.S. job growth.
PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (stylized as PNC) is a bank holding company and financial services corporation based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Software Engineering Institute

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The area has served as the long-time federal agency headquarters for cyber defense, software engineering, robotics, energy research and the nuclear navy.
The Software Engineering Institute (SEI) is an American research and development center headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

List of colleges and universities in Pittsburgh

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The area is home to 68 colleges and universities, including research and development leaders Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh.

List of hospitals in Pittsburgh

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This heritage left the area with renowned museums, medical centers, parks, research centers, and a diverse cultural district.
This is a list of hospitals in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Fort Pitt Block House

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The city features 30 skyscrapers, two inclined railways, a pre-revolutionary fortification and the Point State Park at the confluence of the rivers.
The Fort Pitt Block House (sometimes called Bouquet's Blockhouse or Bouquet's Redoubt ) is a historic building in Point State Park in the city of Pittsburgh.

Mid-Atlantic (United States)

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The city developed as a vital link of the Atlantic coast and Midwest, as the mineral-rich Allegheny Mountains made the area coveted by the French and British empires, Virginians, Whiskey Rebels, and Civil War raiders.
Large numbers of German, Irish, Italian, Jewish, Polish, and other immigrants transformed the region, especially coastal cities such as New York City, Newark, Philadelphia, and Baltimore, but also interior cities such as Pittsburgh, Rochester, Albany, and Buffalo.

Ohio River

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A population of about 301,048 residents live within the city limits, making it the 66th-largest city in the U.S. The metropolitan population of 2,324,743 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania (behind Philadelphia), and the 27th-largest in the U.S. Pittsburgh is located in the southwest of the state, at the confluence of the Allegheny, Monongahela, and Ohio rivers.
In winter, it regularly freezes over at Pittsburgh but rarely farther south toward Cincinnati and Louisville.

Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory

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The area has served as the long-time federal agency headquarters for cyber defense, software engineering, robotics, energy research and the nuclear navy.
Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory is a U.S. Government-owned research and development facility in the Pittsburgh suburb of West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, that works exclusively on the design and development of nuclear power for the U.S. Navy.

Siege of Fort Pitt

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During Pontiac's Rebellion, native tribes conducted a siege of Fort Pitt for two months until Colonel Henry Bouquet relieved it after the Battle of Bushy Run.
The Siege of Fort Pitt took place during June and July 1763 in what is now the city of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

RAND Corporation

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The nation's eighth-largest bank, eight Fortune 500 companies, and six of the top 300 U.S. law firms make their global headquarters in the area, while RAND, BNY Mellon, Nova, FedEx, Bayer and NIOSH have regional bases that helped Pittsburgh become the sixth-best area for U.S. job growth.
Its American locations include: Santa Monica, California (headquarters); Arlington, Virginia; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; the San Francisco Bay Area; and Boston, Massachusetts.

FedEx Ground

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The nation's eighth-largest bank, eight Fortune 500 companies, and six of the top 300 U.S. law firms make their global headquarters in the area, while RAND, BNY Mellon, Nova, FedEx, Bayer and NIOSH have regional bases that helped Pittsburgh become the sixth-best area for U.S. job growth.
It is headquartered in Moon Township, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Pittsburgh.

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy

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This heritage left the area with renowned museums, medical centers, parks, research centers, and a diverse cultural district.
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve the quality of life for the people of Pittsburgh by restoring the park system to excellence in partnership with the city.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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The following year, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette was started, and in 1787, the Pittsburgh Academy was chartered.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, also known simply as the PG, is the largest newspaper serving metropolitan Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.