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Top 10 Hottest Current Pittsburgh Athletes

Between the Steelers, Penguins and Pirates, Pittsburgh has no shortage of professional athletes. So instead of ranking them on their athletic ability, the ladies of the KDKA web team have decided to rank them by […]

11/26/2014

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Local Football Fans Reacting To Goodell News Conference

For the first time in more than a week, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is publicly addressing his handling of the player domestic abuse scandal.

09/19/2014

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NFL Commissioner Goodell Speaks Out About Domestic Abuse Scandal

Commissioner Roger Goodell says that “over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me.”

09/19/2014

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Lip Dub By Pitt Athletes Goes Viral

A lip dub by Pitt athletes is going viral.

09/15/2014

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Doctors Treating More Athletes For Atrial Fibrillation

He went out for a team run when suddenly his chest felt funny and his vision closed down for a few minutes.

08/21/2014

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7 Dumbest Athlete Arrests

Sometimes athletes just aren’t the sharpest tool in the shed …

07/04/2014

Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates with teammates Chris Kunitz #14, Brooks Orpik #44 and Sidney Crosby #87 after scoring a goal in the first period against Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers during Game Four of the Second Round in the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 7, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

The Man Behind The Jerseys: Meet Pittsburgh’s Jersey Tailor

Meet the man behind the detail that goes into your favorite players jersey.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/09/2014

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New Report Says Back Injuries On The Rise For Young Athletes

Youth sports are a whole different ballgame from when most parents were in school.

05/02/2014

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Sports Verdict: Should NASCAR Drivers Be Considered True Athletes?

In the wake of Jimmie Johnson securing his 6th NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Championship, Donovan McNabb expressed his belief that NASCAR drivers are not true athletes. Is he out of line, or is this type of racing in no way a sport?

11/21/2013

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Record Number Of Runners Show Up For Great Race

After 36 years, the Richard S. Caliguiri City of Pittsburgh Great Race is one of the top cultural, social and fitness events in the region.

09/29/2013

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Researchers Study Possible Connection Between Minor Head Blows, Autoimmune Disease

Can minor blows to the head, which fall short of concussion, lead to autoimmune disease later?

03/07/2013

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New Technology Helping To Prevent Head Injuries In Sports

Preventing concussions has become a huge topic in the sports world. Doctors, researchers, and many other professionals are constantly looking for ways to stop the high number of head injuries.

10/16/2012

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Rock N’ Roll Marathon Set To Bring Boost To Local Economy

Pittsburgh is no stranger to big time sporting events. But a new one, that’s expected to attract thousands of people from all over the world, is heading to town. It’s a mix of music and sports.

03/21/2012

National Veterans Wheelchair Games

More than 600 athletes are in Pittsburgh for the 31st Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games.

08/01/2011

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Dietician Looks After Steelers’ Eating Habits As Game Approaches

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Ever wonder what the Steelers eat to get ready for a big game? As the team gets ready for their trip to Dallas and matchup with the Green Bay Packers, their dietician […]

01/26/2011

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