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Mitt Romney at 10 Downing Street (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Falls Flat In London But Still Rakes In Cash From Libor Bankers

Mitt Romney insulted Britain’s preparations for the Olympics and inspired quotes like “apparently devoid of charm, warmth, humor or sincerity” and “worse than Sarah Palin” before cashing campaign checks from bankers and lobbyists who are at the center of the Libor scandal.

07/27/2012

Hearing Loss & Prevention Information

This Memorial Day we remember the men and women who serve in the military. Many veterans returning home from war have injuries that are not visible, such as hearing loss.

05/28/2012

(Photo Credit: NewsRadio 1020 KDKA)

Outlaw Platoon To Be Honored In Pittsburgh

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to some of the soldiers whose stories are told in the NY Times Best Seller, “Outlaw Platoon.”

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/25/2012

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Soldiers Return From Afghanistan, Reunite With Loved Ones

Nearly two dozen members of the Army National Guard returned to Pittsburgh from Afghanistan Friday night. The soldiers traveled 15 hours to get to Pittsburgh International Airport where loved ones were gathered.

04/28/2012

(Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

President Obama Talks War In Afghanistan

KDKA Political Editor Jon Delano was invited to the White House for an interview with President Barack Obama to discuss energy; however, given the events in Afghanistan over the weekend, the topic of discussion changed.

03/12/2012

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Members Of 32nd Aerial Port Squadron Return Home

Family and friends gathered Saturday night at the Air Reserve Station in Moon Township to welcome home members of the 32nd Aerial Port Squadron.

03/11/2012

(Credit: KDKA)

911th Airlift Wing Members Return From Afghanistan

More than 20 members of the 911th Airlift Wing’s Civil Engineering Squadron returned to Pittsburgh Monday night after a six-month deployment in Afghanistan to support Operation Enduring Freedom.

02/20/2012

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Tears & Hugs Exchanged As Soldiers Return Home

A touching scene played out in New Kensington Saturday when more than 100 members of the 307th MP Company returned to their families after a yearlong tour in Afghanistan.

02/04/2012

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War Vets, Former NFL Stars To Compete In Indianapolis

A group of wounded Iraq and Afghanistan War veterans will also be taking the field in Indianapolis thanks in part to a former Steelers great.

01/26/2012

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Family Of Fallen Marine Responds To Afghan Withdrawal

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to the father of a local fallen Marine for his thoughts on Obama’s plan to bring home troops.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/23/2011

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Local Soldier Responds To Obama’s Planned Troop Withdrawal

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to a local Afghan veteran about the planned pull-out by the U.S. military.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/22/2011

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Clarion County Marine Killed In Afghanistan Laid To Rest

Family, friends and community members are in mourning today as a Marine from Clarion County is being laid to rest.

06/16/2011

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Community Mourns Local Soldier Killed In Afghanistan

A Lawrence County soldier who was killed last month in Afghanistan was laid to rest today.

06/11/2011

(Credit: KDKA)

Remembering Local Marine Killed In Afghanistan

KDKA AM’s Larry Richert talks to a close family friend of Sgt Joseph Garrison.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/09/2011

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Western Pa. Native Killed In Afghanistan

A Marine from western Pennsylvania was killed in Afghanistan. Joseph Garrison died on Monday during combat operations in the Helmand province, according to the Department of Defense.

06/07/2011

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