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Pittsburgh Comedy Icon Jim Krenn Joins ‘KDKA Morning News’

Pittsburgh’s own Jim Krenn is joining the “KDKA Morning News” with Larry Richert and John Shumway.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/17/2014

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Study: Pa. Drivers Rank 2nd Among Most Likely To Hit Deer

You’re driving around on a dimly lit back road when all of a sudden a deer runs out in front of car. You slam on your brakes, but it’s too late. You’ve hit the deer, and it took off into the woods.

09/15/2014

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Are Cell Phones Really Giving Us Cancer?

Chris Moore spoke with Dr. Devra Davis about the dangers of cell phone radiation over the weekend.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/15/2014

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Service Marks 13th Anniversary Of 9/11 At Flight 93 Memorial

This date 13 years ago is one Americans will never forget, when terrorists took aim at America.

09/11/2014

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Women’s Shelter Director Discusses Domestic Abuse

Why is domestic abuse so prevalent among athletes? The Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh Associate Director Janet Scott-Mace joined Mike Pintek to talk about domestic abuse across the country.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/10/2014

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County Council Shoots Down ‘In God We Trust’ Bill

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald is pledging to veto a measure to post the U.S. motto “In God We Trust” in county council’s chambers.

09/09/2014

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Relief Fund Still Helping Familes Affected By Sept. 11th

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Rick Applegate from Cantor Fitzgerald Wealth Partners gives his Moneytalk report with Larry and John every morning and 13 years ago the company was hit with a devastating loss.

Cantor Fitzgerald occupied offices at the top of the World Trade Center and on September 11th 2001 the company lost 658 employees during the attacks.
Edie Lutnick who lost her brother Gary on September 11th is the co-founder and president of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/09/2014

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Car Crashes Into Jeannette Pizza Shop

Cleanup and repairs are underway at a Westmoreland County pizza shop after a vehicle slammed into the business this morning.

09/06/2014

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Doctor Takes Closer Look At Unnecessary Surgeries In New Book

Dr. Paul Ruggieri released his new book, “The Cost of Cutting: A Surgeon Reveals the Truth Behind a Multibillion-Dollar Industry” this week where he exposes the hidden truths behind why surgery is so expensive.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/05/2014

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U.S. Military Attacks Terrorist Group Al-Shabaab In Somalia

U.S. military forces attacked the extremist al-Shabab network in Somalia Monday, the Pentagon said, and a witness described ground-shaking explosions in a strike that reportedly targeted the group’s leader.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/02/2014

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Schools Employ New Methods To Avoid Distractions Of Technology In Class

More and more students are taking their smartphones and tablets to school these days. It’s something that is hard to avoid so some school districts are embracing it by using technology to enhance lessons.

One school district doing just that is West Jefferson Hills and their technology director Suhail Baloch joined The KDKA Morning News with Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about how they do it.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/27/2014

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Parents, State Sen. Fight For Legalization Of Pot To Treat Epilepsy

Parents of children with different types of epilepsy explained how medical marijuana could help their kids without the serious side effects of other drugs, at a town hall meeting in Export Tuesday night.

08/26/2014

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Study Shows Later Start Time For Teens Improves Their Performance

The American Academy of Pediatrics says that the school bell should ring at 8:30AM for middle school and high school students. A later start to the day will produce higher G.P.A.’s for those students.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/25/2014

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Changes In Place As Pittsburgh Public Schools Students Return To Class

Students in the Pittsburgh Public Schools were met with some changes as they returned to the classroom today.

08/25/2014

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Pa. State Senator Reacts To Steelers’ Running Backs Marijuana Charges

State Senator pushing for the legalization of marijuana reacts to the arrest of two Steeler running backs.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/21/2014

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