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Sophie Masloff Left Big Imprint On Local Politics

Sophie Masloff knew politics better than most men, having done grunt work in Democratic Party headquarters for decades.

08/18/2014

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Scammers Using Robin Williams’ Death To Dupe People On Social Media

The death of Robin Williams stunned a lot of people.

08/13/2014

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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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Toddler Dies After Being Backed Over By Truck

An 18-month-old girl has died after being run over by a truck in her family’s driveway in Smicksburg, Indiana County.

07/25/2014

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Broadway Legend Elaine Stritch Dies At 89

Elaine Stritch, the brash theater performer whose gravelly, gin-laced voice and impeccable comic timing made her a theatrical icon, has died at age 89.

07/17/2014

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Former Dir. Of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Dies At 84

The former conductor of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra has died.

07/13/2014

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Police Arrest Murder Suspect Accused Of Stabbing Ohio Girl

Police have arrested an 18-year old suspect in the stabbing death of an Ohio girl found at a Mercer County dump.

07/01/2014

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Man Serving Life In Elderly Neighbor’s Murder Dies In Prison

A Washington County man serving a life sentence for murdering his elderly neighbor has died in prison.

06/25/2014

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2 Face New Charges In Spring Hill Toddler’s Death

Two people already accused in the death of a Spring Hill toddler on June 17 now face much more serious charges.

06/23/2014

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Police Make Arrest Butler Co. In Fentanyl-Laced Heroin Death

After the rash of fentanyl-laced heroin deaths seems to have slowed down, new charges are being filed.

06/20/2014

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Legendary Steelers Coach Chuck Noll Passes Away

Chuck Noll, the man who forever changed the image and fortunes of the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise, died Friday night at the age of 82.

06/13/2014

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Local Woman Remembers Renowned Author, Poet Maya Angelou

Remembering author and poet Maya Angelou, who died at the age of 86.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/28/2014

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Out-Of-County Jury To Be Used In Trial For Doctor Accused Of Wife’s Cyanide Death

Dr. Robert Ferrante will still be tried in the Allegheny County Courthouse, but the jury that will hear his case will come from a different county.

05/06/2014

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Woman Pleads Guilty In Purse Snatching That Left Elderly Woman With Broken Hip

One of two sisters pleaded guilty to her role in a purse-snatching that broke the hip of an 82-year-old southwestern Pennsylvania woman who died months later.

05/06/2014

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Bellevue Man Dies Along Parkway North While Driving To Hospital

A Bellevue man died along the Parkway North Sunday.

03/16/2014

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