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Baseball Hall Of Famer’s 1934 Japan Tour Video Unveiled

Home movie footage shot during a tour of Japan by American baseball stars 80 years ago has been digitized by the Hall of Fame.

11/12/2014

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Airman & Tarentum Native Drowns In Typhoon In Japan

The family of a Tarentum native is mourning following his drowning death in Japan.

10/07/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

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Tekko 2014 A Colorful Celebration Of Japanese Pop Culture

The David L. Lawrence Convention Center has an unconventional look in the current celebration of Japanese pop culture.

04/04/2014

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Pittsburgh Defense Attorney With ‘Street Knowledge’ Getting National Attention With New Ad

A Pittsburgh lawyer is getting national attention with a unique and completely honest advertisement for his services.

03/07/2014

Local Little League Team Goes To Championship

It was a big night for a local little league team.

08/04/2013

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Manchester Bidwell Helping Japan Tsunami Victims

The Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild and the Bidwell Training Center have changed countless lives in Western Pennsylvania.

06/20/2012

Dr. Atsunori Nakao says food and water supplies were limited in Japan.  (Credit: KDKA)

Surgeon Recounts Devastation In Japan

A Japanese surgeon, who works in Pittsburgh as a transplant researcher, was called on as part of a Japanese medical disaster team.

KDKA-TV–03/30/2011

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Former Gov. Thornburgh: Japan Crisis ‘Unparalleled’

Few people from Pittsburgh know firsthand what it’s like to try to manage a potential nuclear disaster like Dick Thornburgh. He was governor of Pennsylvania at the time of the Three Mile Island emergency.

03/22/2011

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Learning From Three Mile Island

Mike Pintek recalls his experiences covering the Three Mile Island disaster.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/18/2011

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Will Japan Crisis Impact Westinghouse?

The sheer size of its new corporate headquarters in Cranberry will tell you Westinghouse is a major force in the region’s economy, but will the accidents in Fukushima, Japan, put the brakes on what’s been called the nuclear renaissance?

03/16/2011

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Beaver County Power Plant Makes NRC List

A new list from Nuclear Regulatory Commission puts the nuclear power plant in Beaver County in the top five of those most at risk of being damaged during an earthquake. But are we really at risk?

03/16/2011

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Shippingport Residents Closely Watch Situation In Japan

The nuclear situation in Japan has the attention of some people in Beaver County who live next to the Beaver Valley Nuclear Generating Station, our area’s only nuclear power plant.

03/15/2011

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Westinghouse Tries To Design Safer Nuclear Power Plants

Explosions and the release of radioactive gases in Japan have caused worldwide alarm and the evacuation of the immediate area. At Westinghouse Electric in Cranberry, such threats are evaluated every day as engineers and nuclear scientists attempt to design against them.

03/15/2011

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Mt. Lebanon Native Living In Japan Quake, Tsunami Zone

The kindness of strangers and Facebook helped easy the worries of parents who son is still living in Japan’s quake zone.

03/15/2011

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