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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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Local Runners Show Support, Ready For Boston Marathon

Shadyside resident Eric Pete ran the Boston Marathon last year in hopes of beating his best time, but he’s returning this year with another goal in mind.

04/15/2014

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Fate Of Historic Charles Schwab Mansion Unknown

It’s a mansion that evokes the elegance of a bygone era.

04/14/2014

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FBI Trying To Unlock Motive Behind Franklin Regional Stabbings

It’s not a question of who did it. It’s a question of why?

04/10/2014

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Chief Justice Criticizes Prosecutors In Poplawski Case

Richard Poplawski is on death row, convicted for the murders of Pittsburgh Police Officers Paul Sciullo, Stephen Mayle and Eric Kelly.

04/09/2014

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2 Candidates Join Forces To Challenge Rep. White In Primary

The KD Investigators exposed him posing under false identities on the Internet. That moved two people to challenge state Rep. Jesse White for his seat, but now one of those challengers is dropping out and joining forces with the other to try to get White out of office.

04/08/2014

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Poplawski To Appeal Conviction, Death Penalty Sentence

One of our city’s most notorious cop killers will be back in court Wednesday to try and convince the top judges in the state that he shouldn’t have been convicted, and shouldn’t have gotten the death penalty.

04/08/2014

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New Program Teaches Eighth Graders About Shale Gas Industry Jobs

They’re still in eighth grade, but the shale gas industry says they’re not too young to start thinking about the future.

04/07/2014

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Ex-Mayoral Candidate Richardson, Wife Charged In 911 Call Incidents

Former Pittsburgh mayoral candidate A.J. Richardson and his wife, Felicia, are now facing multiple charges, accused of making bogus calls to 911.

04/04/2014

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State Orders Ash Waste Dump Shut Down

Little Blue is a two-square mile lagoon containing untold tons of coal combustion waste, and folks who live nearby say it’s made their lives a misery.

04/03/2014

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Mayor Peduto Commits To Paving, Urges Patience

It’s hard to imagine a street in peacetime worse than Brookline Boulevard. The potholes are so deep and so many that Denise Breisinger sprained her ankle in one just crossing the street.

04/02/2014

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City’s Pothole Problems Could Take Years To Fix

The steamrollers are finally rolling in East Liberty, signally the start of paving season.

04/01/2014

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Planned City Street Paving May Not Be Enough

You can drive through them or drive around them, but there’s no way to get from point A to point B in the City of Pittsburgh and avoid potholes in the streets.

03/31/2014

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Parents Worried After “Headshop” Opens Next To Robinson Twp. School

Kids at J.W. Burkett Elementary in Robinson Township memorize their times tables and their ABCs, but parents hope they learn nothing about the store across the street, which they say sells and advertises drug paraphernalia.

03/27/2014

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Tempers Flare Over Butler Gossip Site

They’re sites of revenge and spite.

03/24/2014

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CEO Out, Checks & Balances Implemented At Urban Pathways Charter School

A KD investigation exposed wasteful spending of taxpayer dollars at the Urban Pathways Charter School.

03/19/2014

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