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New Findings Show Adults Less Likely To Get The Flu Than Kids

When were the last two times you had the flu?

03/04/2015

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Children’s Charity Gives Out Adaptive Bikes To Children With Disabilities

In a moment of unrestrained joy, a girl named Jasmine who is living with a disability gets an adaptive bike that she can ride.

02/23/2015

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End Sought To Order Involving Convicted Researcher’s Young Daughter

A former University of Pittsburgh researcher awaiting sentencing in the poisoning death of his neurologist wife is asking a judge to lift an order barring his adult children from a previous marriage from having contact with his young daughter.

02/02/2015

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Music Therapy Program Helping To Improve Stress Levels In Adults, Kids

Music can make you cry, laugh, feel excited or angry. It’s a powerful medium that can be used as a tool if we know how to use it. Experts say music can improve our mood and even change behavior.

01/27/2015

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Gov. Wolf Vows To Support Pa. Senate’s Medical Marijuana Bill

Governor Tom Wolf today met with parents who say their children’s health could be greatly improved – if they had access to medical marijuana.

01/27/2015

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Mother, 2 Children Die In Altoona House Fire

Authorities in central Pennsylvania say fire has claimed the lives of a mother and two young children.

01/17/2015

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Judge Dismisses Manslaughter Charge Against Dad In Kids’ Dresser Fall Deaths

A judge has dismissed involuntary manslaughter charges against a Pennsylvania man whose two toddler daughters died when a dresser crashed down onto them.

01/15/2015

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Woman & Teen Killed, Another Boy Injured In Fayette Co. Crash

A woman was killed and two teens were injured in a one-vehicle rollover crash in Fayette County this afternoon.

12/26/2014

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Good Samaritans Stepping Up To Help Charities Caught In Toys For Tots Mix-Up

People are stepping up to help after a mix-up involving Toys for Tots that meant hundreds of kids might not get toys for Christmas. But what lead to the problem is still a bit of a mystery.

12/19/2014

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Businessman, Police Save Holiday For Local Kids After Toys For Tots Glitch

A local businessman with a lot of toys reached out to KDKA-TV and Get Marty after local charities were having trouble getting their Toys For Tots deliveries.

12/19/2014

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Some Organizations Say Toys For Tots Left Them Out

At the Marines’ Toys for Tots distribution center in the Strip District on Friday, hundreds showed up to get toys for their children and grandchildren.

12/19/2014

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Toys For Tots Mix-Up Has Local Charities Asking For Last-Minute Donations

Toys for Tots is known for making the holidays special for kids by making sure they get a toy.

12/18/2014

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Annual Free Care Fund Benefit Show Raises More Than $2M

A big thank you goes out to everyone who donated to the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh’s Free Care Fund.

12/18/2014

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Doctors Working To Diagnose Autism Before Kids Are Born

There’s a potential breakthrough regarding autism. Doctors might now be able to tell if a child has autism before they’re born.

12/18/2014

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Local Kids Put Own Twist On Christmas Story In YouTube Video

The birth of Christ has been portrayed countless times on stage and screen.

12/17/2014

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