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Local Institutions’ Employees Feeling Effects Of Obamacare

Some employers say they find the Affordable Care Act – unaffordable. Instead of extending coverage to some employees, they’re cutting their hours.

07/02/2013

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Obama Speech Praises Natural Gas Fracking Boom

President Barack Obama’s Climate Change speech praised renewable energy, conservation – and fracking for natural gas.

KDKA-TV–06/27/2013

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Marcellus Shale Hour: Federal Involvement

On this week’s edition of the Marcellus Shale hour, experts in hydraulic fracturing gave their opinions on the federal government’s involvement with natural gas drilling.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/16/2013

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Dem, GOP Senators Reach Background Check Deal

A Senate aide and a lobbyist say two senators have struck a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more firearms purchases. The agreement could build support for President Barack Obama’s drive to curb gun violence.

04/10/2013

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President Obama Continues Tourney Tradition, Reveals His NCAA Bracket

In 2012, President Obama’s men’s bracket ranked 2,347,421 out of 6.45 million entries, placing him in the 63.6th percentile.

03/20/2013

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Kerry To Take Over As Secretary Of State

The Senate overwhelmingly confirmed President Barack Obama’s choice of five-term Sen. John Kerry to be secretary of state, with Republicans and Democrats praising him as the ideal successor to Hillary Rodham Clinton.

01/29/2013

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“Ambulance Chasers” Could Impact The NFL

The NFL is under attack by lawyers seeking to find players who will to sue the league over past or recurring injuries.

01/28/2013

President Barack Obama (2nd R) is seen with Congressional leaders at the beginning of the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo Credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

What Obama’s Address Means For The Next 4 Years

President Barack Obama was officially sworn in during a private ceremony yesterday, the date constitutionally mandated for the inauguration.

01/21/2013

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President Obama Delivers Second Inaugural Address

Declaring “our journey is not complete,” President Barack Obama took the oath of office for his second term before a crowd of hundreds of thousands Monday, urging the nation to set an unwavering course toward prosperity and freedom for all its citizens and protect the social safety net that has sheltered the poor, elderly and needy.

01/21/2013

U.S President Barack Obama (L) takes the oath of office as first lady Michelle Obama holds the bible in the Blue Room of the White House January 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. Obama and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden were officially sworn in a day before the ceremonial inaugural swearing-in. (Photo by Doug Mills-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama, Biden Sworn In For Second Term

On the cusp of his second term, President Barack Obama solemnly honored the nation’s fallen soldiers Sunday before taking the oath of office in an intimate White House ceremony, a swearing-in ritual he will repeat 24 hours later before a massive crowd at the Capitol.

01/20/2013

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Gun Rights Expert Discusses President’s Proposal

KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino speaks with Legal Gun Rights Expert Cameron Reddy on President Obama’s and Vice President Biden’s list of gun control measures announced Wednesday afternoon.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/16/2013

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Prankster Registered as “Obama” In 2008

A county detective is trying to figure out how an apparent prankster was able to fill out a 2008 voter registration card signed “Barack H. Obama.”

KDKA-TV–01/16/2013

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Rooney To Resign As Ambassador To Ireland

Dan Rooney will reportedly resign as U.S. ambassador to Ireland tomorrow.

KDKA-TV–12/13/2012

Barack Obama brought his social media re-eleciton campaign to an climax on Nov. 7, proclaiming his victory on Twitter. (credit: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s #My2K Twitter Conversation Was A #Fail

Liberals are apparently not nearly as interested in the “fiscal cliff” as the conservatives are because they really believe that Barack Obama will take care of things for them again.

12/10/2012

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What’s With Obama’s Fiscal Cliff Road Trip?

The president would do much better by staying in Washington, D.C. where the action is rather than taking a road tour-styled trip to talk to the American people. In D.C., he actually would be talking to the people who are going to make the decision with him.

12/10/2012

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