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Pro-Gun Children’s Book Gets National Attention

A new children’s book, “My Parents Open Carry,” has jumped in sales from the recent negative publicity. Mike Pintek had an exclusive interview with one of the authors who says that teaching children about safe gun control at a young age, can help change their future.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/08/2014

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High School Tour: Moon Area

Mike Pintek was welcomed with opened arms to Moon High School today for another high school tour!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/03/2014

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More Women Buying, Learning To Shoot Guns

A little mother-daughter time on a sunny Tuesday.

05/08/2013

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Toomey-Manchin Background Check Bill Fails To Win Supermajority In Senate

U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey took to the floor of the Senate Wednesday afternoon to defend his scaled back bill to require background checks of some, but not all, gun purchases.

04/17/2013

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Dem, GOP Senators Reach Background Check Deal

A Senate aide and a lobbyist say two senators have struck a bipartisan deal on expanding background checks to more firearms purchases. The agreement could build support for President Barack Obama’s drive to curb gun violence.

04/10/2013

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Could A Toomey-Manchin Gun Deal Be In the Works?

After months of stalemate in Congress, the Washington rumor mill is swirling that a possible deal is in the works between two pro-gun senators — Democratic Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia and Republican Senator Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania.

04/08/2013

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NRA Study: U.S. Schools Should Train Selected Staffers To Carry Weapons

Schools across the nation should train selected staff members to carry weapons and should each have at least one armed security officer to make students safer and allow a quicker response to an attack, the director of a National Rifle Association-sponsored study said Tuesday.

04/02/2013

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Security Changes Being Put In Place 1 Year After Western Psych Shooting

It’s been one year since terror struck at Pittsburgh’s Western Psychiatric Institute when a gunman opened fire. Out of that tragedy, many questions arose. Why did this happen? And could it be prevented from happening again?

03/08/2013

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Gun Store Owners Seeing Ammunition Shortage

When President Obama made a sweeping endorsement for gun restrictions his words rang out like gunfire for some, many believing they would be left unarmed or unable to buy guns or ammunition.

02/22/2013

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Local Gun Shop Responds With Gun Giveaways

In a dramatic effort to show his support for the Second Amendment, the Pittsburgh Tactical Firearms store gave away an assault weapon with ammunition.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/11/2013

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In this handout provided by The White House, U.S. President Barack Obama shoots clay targets with a shotgun on the range on August 4, 2012 at Camp David, Maryland.

White House Releases Photo Of Obama With Shotgun

The White House has released a photo of President Barack Obama firing a gun, two days before he heads to Minnesota to discuss gun control.

02/02/2013

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Major Gun Show To Attract Thousands In Monroeville

Firearms dealers began to unload their wares Friday afternoon at the Monroeville Convention Center, site of one of the largest local gun shows this weekend.

02/01/2013

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Wednesday’s KDKA Afternoon News: January 30, 2013

It was another packed show on the Wednesday edition of the KDKA Afternoon News. Here are some of the highlight’s in case you missed anything.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/30/2013

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Dr. Ed Rhymes Talks Gun Control, Voter Fraud

Dr. Edward Rhymes, author of “When Racism Is Law & Prejudice Is Policy” joined The Chris Moore Show to discuss the state of America and some of the most hotly-debated current issues.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/27/2013

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Shira Goodman Discusses Senators’ Gun Control Legislation

The Executive Director of CeaseFire PA, Shira Goodman, spoke with KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino about the new gun control legislation proposed by Democratic senators on Thursday.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/24/2013

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