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Kane Ordered To Trial On All Charges

Pennsylvania’s attorney general has arrived at a courthouse for a preliminary hearing on charges she leaked grand jury material to the press and lied about it under oath.

08/24/2015

Editorial

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA Editorial

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA General Manager Michael Young believes that the biggest concern as kids head back to school isn’t speeding through school zones, but really money.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/21/2015

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Former Coach Uses Bogus Charity To Bilk Donations Meant For Terminally Ill Kids

Former Freedom Area High School coach Steven Wetzel stole $91,000 from a bogus charity, U.S. Attorney David Hickton has charged, a charity that KDKA has learned was never properly registered in Pennsylvania.

08/21/2015

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Pittsburgh Foundation President: Close Liquor Stores, Stop Paychecks Until Budget Passed

One local official has a bold idea for how to get the state budget passed: close the liquor stores and cut off lawmakers’ paychecks.

08/21/2015

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Latest Poll Has Trump And Clinton Winning Pa. Primary

If next year’s April primary were held today, Pennsylvania Republicans would pick Donald Trump as their nominee.

08/20/2015

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Gov. Wolf & GOP Leaders Continue To Battle Over Budget

On Tuesday, Gov. Tom Wolf joined “The KDKA Morning News” with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about the state budget and how negations with Republican leadership are going.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/19/2015

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Kane Indicates She Will Reveal More About Porn Email Scandal

Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s lawyer said Tuesday she expects to disclose new details about a pornographic email scandal as part of her criminal defense, following the release of court documents that suggest she already had the authority to make them public, despite her claims to the contrary.

08/18/2015

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State Budget Impasse Threatens Local School Districts

Pennsylvania’s 500 school districts get millions of dollars in state funding to operate.

08/17/2015

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Pennsylvania Prosecutor Lacks Support As She Fights Charges

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s political support has virtually collapsed as she prepares to fight criminal charges that could end her career.

08/15/2015

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Pa. Prosecutor Seeks To Draw Attention From Charges

Pennsylvania’s attorney general commented publicly for the first time about the criminal charges that could end her career, but spent more time blaming her legal troubles on a “grand plan” to conceal pornographic and racially insensitive emails circulated among judges and state prosecutors.

08/13/2015

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Attorney General Kane: Charges Tied To Porn Emails

Facing pressure to resign, Pennsylvania’s attorney general plans to publicly discuss the criminal charges leveled against her in what a prosecutor has described as a political payback scheme.

08/12/2015

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Pa.’s Top Prosecutor Arraigned On Criminal Charges

Pennsylvania’s top prosecutor has taken on the new role of criminal defendant.

08/08/2015

Editorial

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA 8/7 Editorial

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA General Manager Michael Young weighs in on Kathleen Kane in this week’s Editorial.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/07/2015

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Presidential Candidates Go Head To Head In First GOP Debate

A combative Donald Trump, the billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate, jolted the first Republican debate of the 2016 campaign by warning he might run as an independent if denied the GOP nomination. His startling declaration left his onstage rivals scrambling to compete for attention the rest of the night.

08/07/2015

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Attorney General Kane Charged In Grand Jury Leak Investigation

Pennsylvania’s top prosecutor has been charged with violating grand jury secrecy laws and lying about her actions under oath.

08/06/2015

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Sophie Masloff Remembered In Photos

Remembering Pittsburgh’s first female mayor Sophie Masloff. Masloff died Sunday, Aug. 17 at the age of 96. She’s credited with the idea of creating PNC Park – a stadium just for baseball, for sprucing up the city and her signature Pittsburgh charm.

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Election Night 2012

President Barack Obama wins a second term in office on Nov. 6, 2012.

Twittergate

Memorable Political Foibles

When politicians make the news, it’s not always for their politics. We’re taking a look back at stories that were the talk of the town.

Sen. Carper (center) commutes everyday from his home in Wilmington, Del. to Capitol Hill.

The Scoop On The Senate

Which senator has already claimed his title as “Trail Blazer” – on his mausoleum? Which one has scaled more than 50 mountains in his home state? Alabama to Illinois, click through to find out.

First Lady Michelle Obama during the Midatlantic Regional Inaugural Ball at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC, January 20, 2009. (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Michelle Obama: The First Lady’s Fashion

All eyes have been on Michelle Obama before she entered the White House. Here’s a look at some of the first lady’s fashion styles.

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