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Could Cars Become The Next Target For High-Tech Hackers?

Imagine driving down the road and all of a sudden you no longer have control of your car, it’s actually being driven by someone else.

02/25/2014

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Baby Jesus Stolen From Two Nativity Scenes

Two Mt. Pleasant families are baffled, after someone stole the baby Jesus from their nativity scene.

12/09/2013

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Consumer Reports Tests Cell Phone Mounts For Vehicles

GPS sales are tanking as more and more people use their cell phones for driving directions. If you’re considering making the switch to cell phone navigating, you’ll need a phone mount for your car.

09/13/2013

CMU’s Driverless Vehicle

People caught a ride on the cutting-edge today.

09/04/2013

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Pa. Congressman, Transportation Director Test Driverless CMU Car

You may have heard the expression, “This car drives itself.” Well, it’s not just an expression any more. A Cadillac SRX makes its way from Cranberry Township to I-79 south. The man in the driver’s seat never touches the wheel.

09/04/2013

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Police Search For Suspects After Jitney Driver Carjacked

Police are looking for two men who robbed a jitney driver and stole her car Friday night.

07/20/2013

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Mom Held For Trial On All Charges After Snatching Son From Sister’s Home

A woman who was arrested for snatching her son from her sister’s home in Swissvale last month was in court Wednesday.

06/05/2013

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Mother In Custody After Snatching Son From Sister’s Home

Police in Swissvale took a woman into custody Thursday night after she snatched her child from her sister’s Melrose Street home several hours earlier.

05/23/2013

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New Golf Carts Powered With GPS

There’s no excuse for getting lost at the Cranberry Highlands Golf Course in Cranberry.

05/07/2013

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New Device Allows You To Track Lost Pets On Your Phone

Panic is probably the only way to describe it when you realize your dog or cat is missing. Now, there’s a way you can actually track your dog’s whereabouts right on your smartphone.

05/07/2013

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High-Tech Inhaler Uses GPS, WiFi To Keep Allergy Diary

Duffy Minges never leaves her home without her asthma inhaler.

04/10/2013

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Crash, Train Derailment May Have Been Caused By Faulty GPS

A train partially derailed after colliding with a tractor trailer, sending emergency officials and Hazmat crews to Westmoreland County on Tuesday morning.

02/05/2013

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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.

11/13/2012

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Consumer Reports Tests Pet GPS Tracking Systems

Keeping track of things like your car keys and wallet are hard enough, but what about when the object you’re looking for is your lost four-legged friend?

04/16/2012

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Name Of GPS Application Stirs Controversy

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek was joined on NewsRadio1020 KDKA by Sarah Chinn, a professor of English at Hunter College in New York.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/12/2012

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