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Hundreds Mourn “BUCKWILD” Star At Funeral

For all his on-camera carousing, “BUCKWILD” reality TV star Shain Gandee was a Christian, and his mother says she’ll see him again.

04/07/2013

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Local Funeral Home Plans Open House

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Frank Perman of Perman Funeral Home about a meet and greet open house that will help end the mystery behind planning a funeral.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/03/2013

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4 Arrested In Connection With Armstrong Co. Beating Death

Four people have been arrested in connection with a fight in Armstrong County that left one man dead.

03/21/2013

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Baseball Legend Stan Musial Remembered During Funeral Mass

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Stan Musial was remembered as a Hall of Famer on and off the field during a 2-hour funeral Mass.

01/26/2013

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Teens Flee Fire Days After Losing Friend In Car Accident

Just a week after Thanksgiving and just a few weeks before Christmas, the Steele family of Fairview Township, Butler County, did not need trouble like this. For more reasons than one.

11/30/2012

Parents Of Boy Killed At Zoo Ask For Toy Truck Donations

The parents of Maddox Derkosh, who died at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium after falling into the African painted dogs exhibit, are asking friends and family to donate toy trucks for charity.

11/06/2012

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Funeral Held For Children Killed In Greenfield Fire

Funeral services were held today for two young children killed in a duplex fire.

10/20/2012

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Former Sen. Arlen Specter Laid To Rest

Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter was an “irreplaceable” force who approached politics — and life — with grit and determination, a who’s who of politicians and others said Tuesday at the longtime senator’s funeral.

10/16/2012

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Gov. Corbett Orders Flags At Half-Staff In Honor Of Sen. Arlen Specter

Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered all flags to half-staff in honor of the late Sen. Arlen Specter.

10/15/2012

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Long-Awaited Funeral Held For Local WWII Veteran

They’ve been waiting nearly 70 years, but the family of a World War II veteran is finally getting some closure. A funeral was held Saturday for Marine Corporal John Yeager of New Kensington.

09/15/2012

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Less Expensive Green Burials Growing In Popularity

Americans spend $12 billion on funerals each year. Caskets, cremation, headstones – they are all familiar terms. But have you ever heard of a green burial? It’s a trend that’s growing in popularity. In fact, Pennsylvania’s first exclusively green cemetery is located in Pittsburgh.

08/02/2012

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Funeral Held For Western Psych Shooting Victim

The funeral for a young man who was killed during a shooting at Western Psych last week was held Tuesday morning.

03/13/2012

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1st Chardon Shooting Victim Laid To Rest

Just days after gunfire erupted inside of a high school cafeteria in Ohio, one of the victims was laid to rest.

03/03/2012

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Family, Friends & Fans Say Goodbye To Whitney Houston

Clapping hands and swaying to gospel hymns in the church where Whitney Houston’s powerful voice once wowed her congregation, the biggest names in entertainment sang along with the choir to remember the pop superstar at her hometown funeral Saturday.

02/18/2012

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Alumni React To Passing Of Paterno

To say Joe Paterno was a legend to Penn State fans is an understatement. Even with the end of his career embroiled in such controversy, Paterno will always hold a special place in the hearts of many Penn State alumni.

01/23/2012

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