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Corbett Hands Out More Dollars As Election Day Looms

It seems Gov. Tom Corbett hardly ever comes to town with an empty hand.

10/22/2014

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More Heat On The Gubernatorial Campaign Trail As Corbett Visits Pittsburgh

Superheroes showed up at Children’s Hospital on Wednesday morning to greet Gov. Tom Corbett, a boost with polls showing him behind somewhere between seven to 17 points.

10/22/2014

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NRA Wins One In The Legislature Over Local Opposition

Despite the objections of mayors like Pittsburgh’s Bill Peduto and Philadelphia’s Michael Nutter, the state legislature approved a bill backed by the National Rifle Association that opponents say will cost local taxpayers a lot of money.

10/21/2014

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Corbett, Wolf Disagree Over Municipal Gun-Law Bill

Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial candidates are disagreeing over National Rifle Association-backed legislation that could unleash fresh court challenges to local gun-control laws in Pennsylvania.

10/21/2014

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Pa. Justice Suspended Over Role In Porn Scandal

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Monday suspended one of its members over his participation in a state government pornographic email scandal that involved employees of the attorney general’s office.

10/20/2014

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Lack Of Lawn Signs This Campaign Means Fewer Choices On The Ballot

As you drive along major thoroughfares in the Pittsburgh region, have you noticed something different this election season?

10/20/2014

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Rep. Murphy, Sen. Casey Discuss Handling Of Ebola Crisis

As concerns over Ebola continue to spread, Pennsylvania lawmakers are weighing in on how the virus is being handled.

10/20/2014

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Vote Aims To Save Household Pets From Dinner Table

You would never think that anyone would ever consider eating a cat or dog in this country. Surprisingly, it is legal in Pennsylvania and only in this state.

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Pittsburgh’s New Police Chief Embraces Technology To Reverse Murder Rate

It seems hardly a day goes by without another killing in Pittsburgh.

10/17/2014

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Local Congressmen Call For Travel Ban To, From Ebola-Affected African Countries

Did the late Thomas Eric Duncan enter the United States under false pretenses, covering up his exposure to Ebola in Liberia to customs officials?

10/14/2014

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Wolf And Corbett Face Off In Last Pa. Gov. Debate

Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial candidates appealed for voters’ support In the last debate of their campaign with Gov. Tom Corbett saying he deserves re-election because he’s “not finished yet” and Democratic challenger Tom Wolf saying he can do the job better than Corbett.

10/08/2014

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Poll Shows Slight Tightening Of Pa. Gov Race

A new poll shows Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial race tightening slightly as Republican Gov. Tom Corbett picks up support among likely voters, but Democrat Tom Wolf still leads by 17 percentage points.

10/07/2014

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AG Kane Releases More Emails In Growing “Porngate” Scandal

More office emails containing pornography from the Pennsylvania attorney general’s office are expected to be released in a scandal that has gripped the state Capitol.

10/03/2014

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2 Pa. Top Officials Resign In Porn Office Emails Case

Two top state officials resigned Thursday in the growing scandal surrounding office emails containing pornography in the Pennsylvania attorney general’s office.

10/02/2014

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Sparks Fly At 2nd Corbett, Wolf Campaign Debate

Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf faced off Wednesday morning on KYW Radio in Philadelphia, and it was a feistier exchange of views with both candidates going after each other.

10/01/2014

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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.

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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.

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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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