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Police: Cause Of Flight 93 Memorial Fire May Never Be Known

A state police fire marshal says he may never be able to determine what caused a fire that destroyed the headquarters buildings at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Shanksville.

10/21/2014

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Flight 93 Site Fire Probe Finds No Sign Of Arson

Investigators say they’ve found no indication of arson or other foul play in the fire that damaged buildings at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Pennsylvania.

10/06/2014

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Major Fire Destroys 3 Buildings At Flight 93 Memorial

A major fire is reportedly burning at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Somerset County.

10/03/2014

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Vandalism, Deterioration Threatening American Flag Shrine In Rochester

Repairs are expected to cost thousands of dollars after vandals broke the lights that surrounded the Beaver County Flag Plaza in Rochester.

08/28/2014

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Tattered Flags Found Flying At Aspinwall VA

Tattered American flags were a shocking sight at an institution dedicated to the well-being of veterans.

07/01/2014

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Flag Removal Complaints Prompt Beaver Co. To Reinforce Old Law

Beaver County is reinforcing a law already on the books after complaints about flags being removed by cemetery workers too soon.

05/15/2014

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Artist Paints American Flag Tribute For Sgt. Vitale

Scott LoBaido is not just painting a wall. The artist from Staten Island paints giant American flags for veterans nationwide.

08/08/2013

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Local Displays Giant Stars And Stripes For Flag Day

And while it is not an official federal holiday, that’s not stopping people around here from celebrating the stars and stripes.

06/14/2013

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Soldier Donates Flag To Heidelberg School

Sgt. John Howe had a treat in store for Three Hierarchs Eastern Orthodox School in Heidelberg.

04/10/2013

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Upside Down Flag Protests Over Election Sparking Controversy

It is becoming a growing form of protest over the outcome of the Presidential Election; people flying the American Flag upside down. But now those protests are sparking a protest of their own.

11/08/2012

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Local Veteran Thanks Community For Support

Grasping his medals from his military service, a very thankful and emotional Tony Pallatto stood in front of his Oakmont home weeping. “It touches me,” he said. “For all the buddies I lost in Vietnam, all veterans, my total respect for all of them.”

01/04/2012

(Source: KDKA-TV)

New Exhibit Celebrates The American Flag

A new exhibit that’s about to open at the Senator John Heinz History Center focuses on one of our nation’s most enduring symbols: the American flag.

09/08/2011

Firefighters, veterans and civilians line up to add a stitch to the 9/11 flag at the Hines VA Hospital. (Credit: CBSChicago.com)

9/11 Flag Repaired Across All 50 States

A flag that was all but destroyed at Ground Zero during the 9/11 attack was on display at the Illinois veteran’s hospital shorten after news of the terror leader’s death was announced.

08/15/2011

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McKees Rocks Vet Wants Tattered Flag Taken Down

MCKEES ROCKS (KDKA) — A McKees Rocks veteran can’t stand the sight of the tattered American Flag near his home. The flag is flying in front of the abandoned Elks Lodge in McKees Rocks. Vietnam […]

KDKA-TV–01/11/2011

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Candidates, Crowd Recite Pledge Of Allegiance

Saying the Pledge of Allegiance is hardly controversial but it seemed so at a League of Women Voters Congressional Debate in Peters Township Tuesday night. Democrat Dan Connolly and Republican Tim Murphy were about to […]

KDKA-TV–10/28/2010

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