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Local Runners Show Support, Ready For Boston Marathon

Shadyside resident Eric Pete ran the Boston Marathon last year in hopes of beating his best time, but he’s returning this year with another goal in mind.

04/15/2014

Runners gather near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

“One Run For Boston” Comes Through Pittsburgh

A cross-country relay is running through Pittsburgh.

04/08/2014

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Giant Eagle Refusing To Sell Controversial August Issue Of Rolling Stone

Giant Eagle is the latest retailer refusing to sell the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine.

07/18/2013

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Pens Raise $53K For One Fund Boston

An online auction by the Pens fetched more than $50,000 for the One Fund Boston fund.

05/13/2013

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Pittsburgh Facility Prepares First Responders For Disaster Situations

How do first responders learn to handle mass casualities? Many of them have trained at one of the top simulation centers in the world — and it’s located here in Pittsburgh.

05/09/2013

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Andy Sheehan Celebrates Father’s Book Ahead Of Pittsburgh Marathon

KDKA’s Andy Sheehan ran in the Boston Marathon. He is also training for a “half marathon” here in Pittsburgh this weekend. It’s been an eventful few months for Sheehan as he’s also celebrating the anniversary edition of a runners’ classic written by his pioneering father.

05/03/2013

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Crews Preparing For Busy Pittsburgh Marathon Weekend

In a town known for a confluence of rivers, there is a confluence of the fit and healthy descending on the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

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Security Measures In Full Swing For Upcoming Pittsburgh Marathon

Let the countdown begin. The Pittsburgh Marathon is just 3 days away and organizers say they are ready to roll.

05/02/2013

Dick’s Sporting Goods Helping Boston Runners Finish Marathon

37 Boston Marathon runners will participate in the upcoming Pittsburgh Marathon. You can support Boston and the victims by purchasing a blue wrist band for a one-dollar donation. The wristbands are available online or can […]

05/02/2013

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Dick’s Sporting Goods Helping Boston Runners Finish Marathon

Roughly 30,000 runners will descend on downtown Pittsburgh this weekend for the marathon and about three dozen of them weren’t allowed to finish the Boston marathon.

05/02/2013

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Marathon Medical Staff Learning Lessons From Boston Tragedy

The running world will have its eyes on Pittsburgh this weekend for the running of the Pittsburgh Marathon.

05/01/2013

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3 More In Custody In Boston Bombings

Three more suspects were taken into custody in the Boston Marathon bombing case, including two college friends of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev who came to the U.S. from Kazakhstan, officials said Wednesday.

05/01/2013

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City Police Brief Residents On Handling Suspicious Packages

Police want city resident to remain on the look-out in their communities, calling 911 whenever they see something suspicious.

04/26/2013

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Celtics Ready For Emotional Return Home

The Boston Celtics will play at the TD Garden for the first time Friday night since the events of the Boston Marathon.

04/26/2013

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Allegheny County Reminds You To Report Suspicious Activity

KDKA-AM’s John Shumway talks to Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald about “See Something, Say Something, Send Something.”

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/26/2013

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