Christine D’Antonio

Dantonio, Christine WEB 2014Christine D’Antonio joined the KDKA-TV news team as a general assignment reporter in April of 2012. A Pittsburgh native, D’Antonio graduated from Hampton High School and Duquesne University.

With a decade of television news experience under her belt, D’Antonio feels fortunate to tell the stories from her hometown at the station she grew up watching.

D’Antonio started her on-air career at WBOY-TV in Clarksburg, W. Va. She wore several hats at the station as a reporter, anchor, producer and photographer. Some of her most memorable stories include the Sago Mine Disaster where she provided live coverage for the entire state of West Virginia. While in West Virginia, D’Antonio’s work was also featured on MSNBC and The Drudge Report.

From West Virginia, D’Antonio headed south to Greenville, N.C.. She served as the primary anchor for WITN-TV’s 5, 6 and 11 o’clock evening newscasts. D’Antonio also served as the 11 p.m. Executive Producer while at the station.

D’Antonio also earned accolades from the Radio Television Digital News Association of the Carolinas for in depth reporting on a family’s fight regarding the detrimental effects of Second Generation Agent Orange Syndrome.

When she’s not digging up stories, you can find Christine taking in a Pirates game with her husband, Luke, at PNC Park and swinging a terrible towel at Heinz Field cheering for the Steelers.

Her passions include spending time with family, travel and golden retrievers.

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Ross Twp. Man Accused Of Possessing & Sharing Child Pornography

A Ross Township man is behind bars, accused of downloading and sharing child pornography on his computer.

05/20/2015

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Penn Hills Superintendent Files Police Report On District Finances

The acting Penn Hills School Superintendent Dr. Nancy Hines filed a report with Penn Hills Police Monday.

05/18/2015

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Crews Working To Fix Franklin Park Water Main Break

Crews are working to fix a water main that broke this morning and sent water shooting 50 feet into the air in Franklin Park.

05/18/2015

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Drugs Seized, 14 Arrested In Extensive Clairton Raid

Dozens of officers from county and local agencies raided numerous homes in Clairton Friday morning.

05/15/2015

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Former Local Roman Catholic Brother Convicted Of Sexual Assault In Australia

A Roman Catholic brother, who taught in Pittsburgh for years, has been convicted of sexual abuse in Australia.

05/15/2015

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Woman Charged With Fatally Shooting Husband In McKeesport

A woman is being questioned by police in connection with a domestic dispute and fatal shooting Wednesday evening that left a man dead.

05/13/2015

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Teen Arrested After Series Of West Mifflin Robberies

Police have arrested a 16-year-old in connection with a series of robberies in West Mifflin.

05/13/2015

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Troubled Youth Center Closing, Agency In Charge Shutting Down

The operating license for the Circle C Youth center in Carrick has been revoked.

05/13/2015

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SUV Crash Takes Down 2 Poles On South Side, Driver Issued DUI Summons

Police blocked off a section of 18th Street in the South Side after a wild ride for one driver.

05/12/2015

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Man Shot, Killed In East Liberty, Suspect In Custody

A 26-year-old man from Hazelwood is dead after being shot multiple times in East Liberty.

05/10/2015

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City, ACLU Reach $1.6M Settlement In Police Officer Hiring Discrimination Lawsuit

The City of Pittsburgh and the ACLU have reached a settlement in a discrimination lawsuit over the hiring of African-American police officers.

05/07/2015

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Teen Accused Of Beating Up Manager, Trashing Brighton Heights Rite Aid

Pittsburgh Police have arrested a 19 year old man for robbery, assault and criminal mischief.

05/06/2015

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Kennywood To Review Security Protocol After Fight

Kennywood officials will be reviewing their security protocol after a big fight broke out Saturday night.

05/04/2015

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Police Respond To Disturbance On Opening Day For Kennywood Park

Several police units were called to a reported fight at Kennywood Park.

05/02/2015

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Marathon Officials Working With PennDOT To Ease Parkway West Traffic Concerns

An estimated 240,000 people are going to be in downtown Pittsburgh this weekend for the marathon.

05/01/2015

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