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Boston Police guard an area 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)

Boston Bombing Has Local First Responders Reviewing Plans

Blisters, cramps, dehydration, maybe a heart attack, but an explosion is generally not the first thing first responders prepare for when working a marathon.

04/16/2013

The outter perimeter near Massachusetts Avenue and Newbury Street is secured by police after two explosive devices detonated at the finish line of 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)

Former FBI Profiler Weighs In On Boston Bombing Investigation

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Shakespeare said it well: “April is the cruelest month.” April 15 – an unforgettable tragedy Monday in Boston. April19, 1995 – Timothy McVeigh sets off a truck bomb in Oklahoma City. April […]

04/16/2013

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Pens Prepare For Boston

Following Wednesday’s game against Montreal, the Pens will play in Boston on Friday. It will likely be the first major sporting event in that city since the Boston Marathon bombings on Monday.

04/16/2013

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Secretary Ridge Not Surprised By Bombings, Expects Long Investigation

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge about the Boston Marathon bombings.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/16/2013

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KDKA’s Andy Sheehan With A First Hand Account Of Marathon Bombings

KDKA-TV’s Andy Sheehan had crossed the finish line of the Boston Marathon just minutes before the blasts.

KDKA-TV–04/15/2013

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PNC Park Named America’s Best Ballpark By TripAdvisor

Baseball season is about to get started, and Pittsburgh’s PNC Park has been named top ballpark in America.

KDKA-TV–03/21/2013

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Local Man Renews Friendship With Alleged Mob Kingpin Through Letters

A Washington County man has renewed an old friendship with reputed Boston-area mob kingpin “Whitey” Bulger, who is in prison awaiting trial on several charges, including murder and money laundering among other things.

02/21/2013

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Native Pittsburghers Living In Northeast Getting Pounded By Storm

The blizzard that’s pounding the northeast from New York to Boston is hundreds of miles away from Pittsburgh, but it’s still affecting people from our area.

02/08/2013

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Northeast Braces For Blizzard, Some Winter Weather Here

Snow began to fall around the Northeast on Friday at the start of what’s predicted to be a massive, possibly historic blizzard, and residents scurried to stock up on food and supplies ahead of the storm poised to dump up to 3 feet of snow from New York City to Boston and beyond.

KDKA-TV–02/08/2013

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Pittsburgh Ranked 6th On “Naughty List Of American Cities”

A lot of Pittsburghers might land on Santa’s naughty list this Christmas.

12/05/2012

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Water Main Break Leaves Parts Of Elizabeth Twp. Without Service

Police in Elizabeth Township say two areas there are without water following a water main break early Saturday morning.

09/01/2012

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A Tour Of America’s Roadside Attractions – Part 2

Continuing our journey a little further east, check out part two of our state-to-state guide to America’s roadside attractions!

07/11/2012

The 4th of July Taste of America and AmericaFest

Breaking From The Usual On The Fourth Of July

Fireworks displays happen everywhere on July 4th. But some cities and towns put a unique spin on this American holiday.

06/25/2012

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Pittsburgh Named Among American Comeback Cities

Pittsburgh is getting more national attention – this time from Forbes.com. The city has been included as one of Forbes’ “Ten American Comeback Cities.”

03/05/2012

Bruins vs. Lightning

Puck Talk with Popchock: Conference Finals Analysis/Predictions

93-7 The Fan’s hockey commentator shares his thoughts on Game 1 of the Eastern and Western Finals, and gives his predictions for the rest of both series.

93-7 The Fan–05/17/2011

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