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Rep. Murphy ‘Bitter’ Over Lack Of Action On Mental Health Bill

The killing of a TV news crew in Roanoke on Wednesday by what appears to have been done by a man with mental illness is the latest example for Pa. Congressman Tim Murphy of a mental health system that needs fixed.

Murphy joined the KDKA Morning News to talk about his frustration over the lack of action by Congress and that his mental health bill (H.R. 2646) needs to become law before another tragedy.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/28/2015

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Steelers Insider Ed Bouchette Says Vick Was Best Backup QB Available

The signing of Michael Vick has become a hot button issue in town with his past conviction for dog fighting.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/26/2015

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Controversial Paterno Beer Cans Begin Rolling Off Assembly Line In Latrobe

After weathering some controversy, a new beer started rolling off the assembly line Wednesday.

08/19/2015

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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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World Cup Champ Klingenberg Excited To Play In Hometown

Pittsburgh’s soccer champ is back in town and is pumped about playing in her hometown.

08/14/2015

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Jim Colony’s Wednesday Report From Steelers Camp

The Steelers officially placed kicker Shaun Suisham on season-ending IR today and waived injured running back Cameron Stingily.

93-7 The Fan–08/12/2015

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Kinky Boots’ Billy Porter Waited His Whole Life To Perform In Pittsburgh

It’s not often the Tony award winning star of a Broadway musical joins a traveling cast but Pittsburgh’s own Billy Porter had a lifelong goal he wanted to accomplish.

Porter joined the KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about appearing in Pittsburgh CLO’s Kinky Boots, his latest album and why making a rare off-Broadway appearance in his hometown was important to him.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/07/2015

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The Bus Is Full As Bettis Heads To Hall Of Fame

The Bus makes its final stop in Canton this weekend when Jerome Bettis will be enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/06/2015

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UPMC To Post Satisfaction Surveys, Star Ratings Of Doctors

UPMC wants patients to choose the right doctor and it’s posting online satisfaction surveys to help them do that.

08/04/2015

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Suspects Identified In Barbershop Murder, 1 In Custody

Pittsburgh Police have identified two suspects in the weekend murder of Marshall-Shadeland barbershop owner.

07/29/2015

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Psychologist Shares Insights About Parenting & “Trophy Kids”

Most parents want their children to succeed, but some parents take it too far when it comes to sports.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/29/2015

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Holgorsen, Narduzzi Exchange Remarks Amid Backyard Brawl Drought

It’s been four years since the Backyard Brawl was last played, and some fans seem to itch more and more for a renewal of the annual rivalry.

93-7 The Fan–07/29/2015

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Starkey Tests Steelers Fan With Autobiographical Memory

When he was in high school, Bob Pitrella first began to figure he was “a little unique.”

93-7 The Fan–07/29/2015

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Brady ‘Disappointed’ By Suspension Being Upheld, Explains His Side Of Destroyed Phone Controversy

A day after the NFL upheld its 4-game suspension of Tom Brady, the quarterback took to social media to offer his side of the story.

07/29/2015

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Robert “Kool” Bell Talks Fundraiser For Veterans, First Responders

Robert “Kool” Bell joining the Afternoon News after his sound check at the 2015 Celebrity Care Fest.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/24/2015