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Pa. Gay Marriage Ban Critics Seek Ruling

Gay couples and others challenging Pennsylvania’s 1996 law banning same-sex marriage asked a federal judge Monday to bypass a trial in favor of a quicker ruling in the case.

04/21/2014

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New State Law Allows School Buses To Record Sound

It used to be if you to be if you had a camera on a school bus, you could only record video.

03/24/2014

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Senators Offer Bi-Partisan Bill To Give Highmark Customers Access To UPMC

In just nine months, Highmark Blue Cross/Blue Shield subscribers will lose low-cost access to UPMC doctors and facilities.

03/24/2014

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Pa. Lawmakers Consider Bills To Require Electricity Companies To Give Rate Hike Notices

A hearing in Harrisburg of the House Consumer Affairs Committee brought strong words from legislators on winter electricity price hikes that plagued thousands in this region.

03/20/2014

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Ex-Pa. Speaker Perzel Plans Future After Prison

Former Pennsylvania House Speaker John Perzel is looking forward to his future now that he’s out of prison – but it won’t be in Harrisburg.

03/09/2014

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Pa. Falcon Cam

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, a pair of peregrine falcons has rekindled their love.

02/14/2014

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Corbett Asks Court To Reverse Decision On Voter ID

Lawyers for Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett say a judge made a host of mistakes in deciding to throw out the state’s requirement that voters display photo identification.

01/27/2014

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State Pension Fund Chairman Plans To Resign

The chairman of Pennsylvania’s $26.5 billion state employee pension system said Monday he is stepping down, partly because of state Treasurer Rob McCord’s criticism of the handling of allegations of possible misconduct against its chief investment officer.

12/30/2013

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Teacher Drug Testing Bill Advances In Harrisburg

Teachers on drugs is a growing problem, says one official who wants to stop it.

12/17/2013

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Pittsburgh Doctor Killed In Turnpike Crash

New details on a fatal, chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania turnpike.

12/09/2013

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Gov. Corbett: ‘Public Safety’ Main Reason For Transportation Bill

Gov. Tom Corbett is defending a transportation funding bill that raises what he calls “fees” on gasoline suppliers.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/21/2013

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Lawmaker Calls For Charter School Accountability

The Urban Pathways Charter School Board met this week to discuss a KDKA Investigation’s findings of runaway spending. But they were in no talking mood with us.

11/15/2013

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Pa. Paper: Sorry For Panning Gettysburg Address

It took 150 years, but a Pennsylvania newspaper said Thursday it should have recognized the greatness of President Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address at the time it was delivered.

11/15/2013

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Plan To Allow Bars To Make Money From Gambling Hits Snag

It would be the largest expansion of legal gambling in Pennsylvania in nearly four years, a plan to allow thousands of bars to make money off gambling, but it has hit a snag in Harrisburg.

10/23/2013

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Police: Man Used Shopping Cart To Videotape Underage Girls At Walmart

A Lawrence County man was arrested after detectives say he had child pornography, and used a hidden camera on a shopping cart to videotape underage girls at a local Walmart store.

10/16/2013

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