Elton John

Elton John performs on stage at the CONSOL Energy Center on Wednesday evening, March 23, 2011.


Parkour enthusiasts train in Oakland on Wednesday afternoon, March 23, 2011.

Vibrant Pittsburgh

Melanie Harrington, CEO of Vibrant Pittsburgh, a group focused on diversity of the region's workforce, is a new Pittsburgh resident, having moved here from Atlanta in July.

Playground Fun

Grace Moore, 3, of Shaler enjoys the warm weather as she climbs on a playground at North Park on March 21, 2011.


A few photos of the "supermoon" rising above Pittsburgh on Saturday, March 19th.

Blue Skies

Wardell Walton of the North Side walks by the "Blue Skies" mural at the Federal Street Railroad overpass on the North Side on Thursday afternoon, March 17, 2011.

Ballet Class

Tori Touscany, 12, (center) does ballet with Elise Reichenfeld, 11, (right) and Gianna Ricci, 11, (left) at the Center for Theater Arts in Mt. Lebanon on Tuesday evening, March 15, 2011.

Marcellus Drilling

While supporters of natural gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale layer demonstrated outside, others voiced their concerns during a public hearing before the Allegheny County Council to consider a county-wide moratorium or permanent ban on the extraction process.

Dueling Protests

Supporters of Planned Parenthood demonstrate in front of Congressman Jason Altmire's Aliquippa office on Tuesday afternoon, March 8, 2011. After their demonstration, The Susan B. Anthony List "Women Speak Out: Defund Planned Parenthood" 13-district bus tour stopped at the congressman's office and voiced their opposition to Planned Parenthood.

Revisted: February 21, 2005

A young boy plays in the streets of Delhi, India.

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Justin Merriman, an award-winning photojournalist has spent more than a decade traveling the world to cover politics, wars, natural disasters and civil unrest. His work has appeared in leading national and international publications and he has received numerous top journalism awards. After covering the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks – including the crash of United Flight 93 in Shanksville – Merriman committed to chronicling the U.S. military and its War on Terror. He has followed this story across the US and into the war zones of Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iraq. He also has covered life in Fidel Castro’s Cuba in 2002, India’s efforts to eradicate polio, the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to Cuba in 2012, the 2013 conclave and election of Pope Francis in Rome, the second anniversary of Egypt's revolution and subsequent unrest, and most recently, Russia's invasion of Crimea and the international crisis that unfolded in Ukraine. Merriman lives in Oakmont with his fiancĂ©, Stephanie Strasburg.

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