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Search Resumes For Missing Ross Twp. Woman

Nearly two years ago, a Ross Township mother vanished without a trace. Her two children came home from school and their mother was gone.

08/12/2013

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Country’s Largest Pigeon Supply Co. Celebrates 130 Years

Five white pigeons “fly the coop” at a loft in Beaver Falls.

07/29/2013

Battle Of Gettysburg Anniversary

The Blue and the Gray are meeting again at Gettysburg.

06/28/2013

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Happy 10th Birthday, iTunes!

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Dr. Robert Thompson, pop culture and TV expert, about the changes we’ve seen in the decade since the release of iTunes.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/29/2013

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Ode To Roberto

Forty years ago on New Year’s Eve, the Pirates lost a hero who transcended his sport. Roberto Clemente’s plane, bearing supplies for earthquake victims in Nicaragua, went down in the Atlantic.

01/01/2013

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Man Who Scooped Up Immaculate Reception Football Tells Story

The football, now on temporary display at Heinz History Center, took the luckiest bounce in Pittsburgh Steelers history, when Franco Harris caught that glorious ricochet, on Dec. 23, 1972. But the man who later scooped it up never saw the play that made it famous.

12/21/2012

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Weekend Of Events Planned To Celebrate Immaculate Reception Anniversary

This weekend marks 40 years since the greatest play in NFL history, the Immaculate Reception, and a weekend full of events are being planned to celebrate.

12/19/2012

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History Center Marks Immaculate Reception Anniversary With Monument, Photo Contest

In the shadow of Heinz Field, a slab of granite marks a hallowed spot. Yard lines drawn on the sidewalk mark the boundaries of a miracle.

12/05/2012

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Police, Family Still Hoping Missing Ross Twp. Woman Will Be Found

It’s been exactly one year since a Ross Township mother vanished. Family, friends and police have been searching for Jamie Peterson ever since.

09/26/2012

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CMU Professor Never Imagined Emoticon Would Go Global

Carnegie Mellon University is celebrating the birthday of a popular invention. An invention you probably had no idea was born right here in Pittsburgh.

09/20/2012

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American Wind Symphony Orchestra Returns To Pittsburgh

An orchestra born on the rivers of Pittsburgh has come back home. The American Wind Symphony Orchestra will perform near Point State Park Saturday night.

07/20/2012

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Tearful Vigil Marks Anniversary Of Fatal Westmoreland Co. Crash

Tears flowed as family, friends and community members gathered in Westmoreland County Tuesday to remember three teenagers who were killed two years ago in a car crash.

06/26/2012

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Pitt Commemorates 57th Anniversary Of Polio Vaccine

On April 12, 1955, Dr. Jonas Salk announced that a huge clinical trial had proved successful. He and other researchers at the University of Pittsburgh had developed a vaccine to end infantile paralysis, better known as polio.

04/12/2012

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Happy 225th Birthday Pitt!

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Pitt Chancellor Mark Nordenberg about the 225 anniversary of the university.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/28/2012

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Occupy Pittsburgh To Rally In Support Of Jordan Miles

The Occupy Pittsburgh movement is taking up a different cause today.

01/12/2012

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