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Pres. Obama Names New Ambassador To Ireland

A St. Louis lawyer has been nominated to be the next US ambassador to Ireland.

06/06/2014

St. Patrick's Day

The KDKA Morning News Celebrates St. Patrick’s Day 2014

Every March 17th people all over celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. There are not many cities that have a celebration as large as Pittsburgh’s.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/17/2014

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Ireland Native Offers Some History On St. Patrick’s Day

Who knew that March 17 wasn’t the day St. Patrick was born, but actually the day he died? And did you know that St. Patrick’s Day used to be associated with blue, not green?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/13/2014

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2014 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Bigger Than Ever

This Saturday many cities across the U.S. will have their yearly St. Patrick’s Day parade, but there aren’t many that are as big as Pittsburgh. It’s one of the largest anywhere.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/11/2014

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Murrysville Native Becomes First American Man To Complete “Oceans Seven” Challenge

A local man’s swimming skills, training, and determination have paid off. Darren Miller of Murrysville completed what’s known as “Oceans Seven” on Thursday.

08/29/2013

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Slippery Rock Woman’s Flight Forced Into Holding Pattern After Bomb Scare

“The pilot came on, said we can’t land,” said Veina Lofton of Slippery Rock.

08/07/2013

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Flight From Ireland Makes Emergency Landing In Philly

A plane from Ireland has made an emergency landing in Philadelphia because of an unspecified threat.

08/07/2013

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City Of Pittsburgh Honors Dan Rooney With Special Day

Just three days before the 40th anniversary of the Immaculate Reception and a week after he stepped down as the U.S. Ambassador to Ireland, Pittsburgh Steelers’ owner Dan Rooney was honored by his hometown.

12/20/2012

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Ambassador Rooney Steps Down, Ireland Reacts

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Chris Donaghue, morning presenter at NewsTalk Dublin, about Ambassador Rooney’s legacy in Ireland and what he has meant to the Irish people.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/14/2012

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Rooney To Resign As Ambassador To Ireland

Dan Rooney will reportedly resign as U.S. ambassador to Ireland tomorrow.

KDKA-TV–12/13/2012

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Steelers Rumored For Game In Ireland In 2013

(93-7 The FAN) — According to a report by the BBC, the NFL has a desire to expand a regular season game into Ireland and the Steelers could be involved.

93-7 The Fan–06/21/2012

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Ambassador Rooney Talks St. Patrick’s Day, Steelers & Visit To Pittsburgh

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Ambassador Rooney about his visit to Pittsburgh, and lot’s more.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/16/2012

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Golf Has A Bright Future In Its Amateur Ranks

The beauty of golf was on exhibit Sunday during the 43rd Walker Cup and if you are a golf fan, then you should be excited with what the future of the game has to offer.

09/12/2011

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Pittsburgh Celebrates The Irish Experience

The Pittsburgh Irish Festival is back, and proudly celebrating its 21st year. The fete features both contemporary and traditional entertainment, including Irish dance performances and workshops, Irish musical instrument demonstrations and Blarney Bingo!

09/05/2011

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Ambassador Rooney Talks Presidential Visit & Steelers

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk Ambassador Dan Rooney about the President’s visit and what’s happening with his Steelers.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/26/2011

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