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A sad fate has just befallen a Pittsburgh, Pa., man who came back from the holidays only to find that a contractor had demolished the house he had purchased for his family. West End resident Andre Hall rescued the foreclosed 1,600-square-foot 1916 house from being demolished in November, hoping to turn it into a home for his girlfriend and his five children. Unfortunately, it appears that contracting firm P.J. Deller Excavating & Hauling never got the message to cease demolition, tearing Hall's house down and leaving him utterly hopeless. "Why did they demolish the house?" he told the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. "They could see I had put in new windows and had slabs of drywall." Meanwhile, John Jennings, chief of the city'...