Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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Like bad virus, Pittsburgh newspaper spat spreads to more hospitals

The sale of copies of the Post-Gazette, the city’s top news outlet, has now been banned in five hospitals affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. First, it was a ban in the gift shops of three hospitals as the center complained of unfair coverage. That prompted the newspaper to editorialize against the move. Now the center … Read More
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Unhealthy move: Pittsburgh hospitals bar sale of Post-Gazette

The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's hospital is shown in Braddock, Pa., in 2010. Some of its hospitals refuse to sell the Post-Gazette. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic) You may not need a dermatologist to conclude a major Pittsburgh hospital system has thin skin. The sale of Pittsburgh’s top news outlet has been banned from the gift shops in at … Read More