Andy Sheehan

sheehan Andy SheehanKDKA-TV Investigator Andy Sheehan began his broadcast journalism career in September 1992, when he joined KDKA-TV after reporting for the Pittsburgh Post Gazette for nine years. Prior to that he worked for the Daily Register in Red Bank, New Jersey.

A member of the KD Investigators, Andy’s forte is the in-depth investigative story, exposing corruption and government waste. On a daily basis, he gives viewers the inside story on breaking events with exclusive reports and interviews. Through his network of sources, he has developed over the years, he keeps you on top of the news.

Andy is always out in front on the big stories, giving you the complete story behind the city’s fiscal woes, the recent grand jury probes into key political figures and the intrigues behind the slots legislation.

Born in Red Bank, New Jersey, Andy is a graduate of Columbia University.

Andy and his wife, Abigail, live with their two sons in Allegheny County.

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A Tiny House Comes To Pittsburgh

Excavating a lot in Garfield is no small feat — but the results will be tiny.

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After Katrina, New Orleans Vet Found Home In Pittsburgh

The night before Hurricane Katrina slammed into New Orleans with her deadly surges and devastating winds, veterinarian Dr. Aileen Ruiz knew it was time to get out.

08/28/2015

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Racism Allegations Could Prompt New Trial In Jordan Miles Case

A young black man is appealing a federal verdict that said that three white Pittsburgh police officers wrongly arrested him in 2010 but did not use excessive force, and also wants authorities to reopen their investigation, citing alleged racial bias by police.

08/25/2015

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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

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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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Wood Fired Ovens Responsible For Several Local Fires

Wood fired ovens are a hot item in local dining, but they may be a little too hot.

08/11/2015

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Talks Break Down Between United Steelworkers Union, ATI

They were on the job today, but their future is uncertain after talks broke down between United Steelworkers and ATI.

08/11/2015

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Megan’s Law Offenders In Braddock Halfway House Have Some Concerned

They’ve been convicted of sexually abusing children, but five Megan’s law offenders have been placed in a minimum security corrections center in Braddock.

08/10/2015

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Officials Concerned About Megan’s Law Parolees Getting Treatment At Braddock Facility

They’re convicted child predators, but they’re free to come and go from a community-based rehab in Braddock.

08/07/2015

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Furloughed Pa. Cyber Employees Challenge Board To Reinstate Jobs

The Pennsylvania Charter Cyber School is in financial trouble after years of growth, but a move to layoff dozens of employees is meeting stiff headwinds.

08/06/2015

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Pittsburgh Philanthropist, GOP Powerbroker Elsie Hillman Passes Away At 89

A Pennsylvania philanthropist and political activist who helped propel moderate Republicans to state and national offices has died. Elsie Hillman was 89.

08/04/2015

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Catalytic Converter Thieves Target School Buses

Less than a month before school starts, officials in one school district are scrambling to get their buses back in working order.

07/31/2015

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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Buyouts Another Sign Of Newspaper Trouble

A union at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette says some newsroom employees are being offered buyouts.

07/30/2015

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Many Still Concerned As Progress Continues At Site Of Proposed Cracker Plant

They still haven’t confirmed that they will build it, but Shell Oil is certainly acting like a $2 billion cracker plant is in the works.

07/28/2015

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