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Retired Sprint Car Driver Weighs-in On Stewart Accident

So far no charges have been filed against NASCAR driver Tony Stewart in connection with a deadly crash Saturday night at a Sprint-car race in New York.

08/11/2014

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Actor Robin Williams Found Dead In California Home

Oscar winning actor Robin Williams was found dead of an apparent suicide in his Tiburon home Monday, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Department.

08/11/2014

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“Deadliest Catch” Star Happy To Be Back In Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — Captain Wild Bill Wichrowski may be known as the short-tempered skipper of the Cape Caution on Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch,” but at heart, he’s just a normal fisherman from Pittsburgh. […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/06/2014

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Iconic Bayer Sign On Mt. Washington To Go Dark

It looks like it is going to be lights out the an iconic Mt. Washington sign. Hear about the efforts to save it.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/31/2014

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Local Doctor Addresses Worries Ebola Outbreak Could Come To U.S.

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has claimed over 700 lives. Should we be worried about virus reaching the United States?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/31/2014

This 19 August, 2004 NASA Solar and Heliospheric Administration (SOHO) image shows a solar flare(R) erupting from giant sunspot 649. The powerful explosion hurled a coronal mass ejection(CME) into space, but it was directed toward Earth. (Photo Credit: HO/AFP/Getty Images)

Pitt Professor Explains Importance Of 2012 Solar Flare Close Call

Could a solar flare knock out our access to the technology we use everyday? A local professor explains the chances and circumstances.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/28/2014

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Report: Dick’s Sporting Goods Fires Over 500 In-Store PGA Professionals

Dick’s Sporting Goods has reportedly fired all of their in-store PGA professionals.

07/23/2014

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Young Central American Refugees Finding Shelter At Local Charity, Sparking Controversy

They’re kids, some as young as 5- and 6-years-old, who say they’ve fled poverty-stricken and gang-invested Central America for the chance of new life in the United States.

07/16/2014

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Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership Celebrates 20 Years Of Business

The Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership is celebrating 20 years of business.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/15/2014

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Best And Worst 4th Of July Locations – Where Does Pittsburgh Rank?

Find out where Pittsburgh ranks on the list of 2014 Top Cities for the 4th of July.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/02/2014

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Avoiding Scams Like Alleged KFC Scarred Child Hoax

The story that started a fund for a 3 Year Old kicked out of a KFC turns out to be a hoax. Are there more stories like this out there? How common are they?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/25/2014

Luke Bryan

Afternoon News Dives Into The Luke Bryan Wrap Up

The KDKA Afternoon News is taking a look at Luke Bryan this weekend from a variety of viewpoints.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/23/2014

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First Bald Eaglet Leaves The Nest

Have you checked out the Hays bald eagle cam lately?

06/20/2014

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Three Rivers Regatta Brings Back Classics, Adds Pogopalooza

Two weeks from today, the 37th annual EQT Pittsburgh Three Rivers Regatta takes over Point State Park, bringing back old standards and adding some new twists.

06/18/2014

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Pittsburgh Hospital Makes U.S. News Honor Roll

UPMC Children’s Hospital ranks in U.S. News World Reports Top 10 Children’s hospitals.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/10/2014

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