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New “Pop-Up” Explores Strong Canada-Pa. Link

If you are from Pittsburgh you already know it’s a great, re-surging town.

John Prato is the Consulate General of Canada and he joined the KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about why a temporary Canadian Consulate called Pop-Up Canada is opening in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh next week.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/03/2014

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Doctor Offers Mental Health Perspective On Why Some Moms Harm Their Kids

Whatever was going through the mind of Laurel Michelle Schlemmer, we likely will never know.

04/02/2014

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Brian Cuban: Eating Disorders Also Affect Men

When people hear the words anorexia and bulimia, they think of a disorder that affects women. However, many men also suffer from the eating disorders.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/02/2014

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Fla. 5-Year-Old Told ‘It’s Not Good’ To Pray By School Employee

A 5-year-old girl was told “its not good” to say grace, in her school cafeteria by a lunchroom supervisor.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/01/2014

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Touchdown For Autism Campaign Kicks Off

April is Autism Awareness Month. Officials say the disorder is now diagnosed in 1 in every 68 children making it the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.

Michael Marino, son of star quarterback Dan Marino is on the autism spectrum. He joined KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about how autism doesn’t have to hold people back and what the Dan Marino Foundation does for those on the spectrum.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/01/2014

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GM Recalls Another 1.3 Million Vehicles

General Motors is recalling another 1.3 million vehicles.

04/01/2014

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Wounded Teen Dies After Being Found On Hill District Stairs

Pittsburgh Police are investigating the shooting death of a teenager who was found by passersby late Friday night on some city steps in the Hill District.

03/29/2014

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Suicide Survivor Brings His Miraculous Story To Pittsburgh

Kevin Hines uses his real life experiences to shine a light on suicide prevention.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/28/2014

Bob Nutting

Pirates Owner Nutting Expects Winning To Continue in 2014

20-long years the Pirates were usually found at the bottom of the standings but a playoff appearance last season ignited many dormant baseball fans in Pittsburgh who were longing for a winner.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/28/2014

Autism Speaks Light it up Blue

Autism Speaks Raising Awareness With “Light It Up Blue” Campaign

Autism Speaks is asking everyone to Light It Up Blue to raise awareness for Autism.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/27/2014

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Ask The Leaders: Land Banking, Deer Lakes Fracking And Working Together

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek hosts Ask The Leaders with Mayor Bill Peduto and Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald for a chance to pick the brains of two of the most influential leaders in our city.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/27/2014

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Dan Rather Talks About His Broadcasting Career At Robert Morris Speaker Series

Larry Richert and Professor Connie Ruzich recapped Dan Rather’s appearance for the Robert Morris Speaker series.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/27/2014

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Police Seek Suspects In Vehicle Break-In Credit Card Thefts

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man and woman caught on surveillance video allegedly using credit cards stolen during car break-ins in the North Hills area and in Leetsdale.

03/26/2014

Andrew McCutchen

McCutchen Ready To Accomplish More In 2014

Andrew McCutchen is the current reigning National League MVP and he says he is excited to start another season and get married. He joined KDKA Radio’s Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about it.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/26/2014

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County Council Claims Security Breach Against County Executive

County Council Members claim a security breach against the County Executive himself, putting Fitzgerald and his staff on blast.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/25/2014