Pittsburgh Public Schools' Recycling Called "Spotty At Best"Last year, we found that Pittsburgh Public Schools like Minadeo in Squirrel Hill did not recycle, and that cardboard, bottles and cans - that were actually sorted inside the school - were being thrown in the dumpsters outside and hauled away to landfills with the general trash.
Lawmaker Calls For Charter School AccountabilityThe 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.
KD Investigation Gets Results: State Calls For FBI Probe Of Charter SchoolThere was some action Friday evening in the wake of KDKA exposing out-of-control spending at a local charter school. Now, the State Auditor General has turned this same information over to the FBI for criminal investigation.
Special Report: KD Investigators Question Spending At Charter SchoolIt's the mission of the Urban Pathways Charter School downtown to provide alternative education for underprivileged students, and CEO Linda Clautti has complained for years that she thinks her school and other charter schools are getting shortchanged.
KD Investigation Gets Action: School RecyclingThe Pittsburgh Public School District generates thousands of tons of recyclable waste every year, but environmentalist David Hughes suspects only a small portion of that actually gets recycled.
Case Of Online Attacks Against Shale Supporters Takes Bizarre TwistIt’s the latest chapter of the Jesse White saga. He’s the local state representative who admitted to using online aliases to bully constituents.
Online Attacks Prompt Calls For Ethics InvestigationsA KD Investigation into state Rep. Jesse White has prompted calls from both political parties for ethic investigations.
Shale Drilling Supporters Attacked Online Say Apology Not AcceptedA state lawmaker accused of using fake names online to criticize supporters of gas drilling is saying he's sorry.
State Rep. Accused Of Attacking Shale Supporters Issues ApologyThere are new developments after a KDKA investigation uncovered accusations that a state lawmaker is hiding behind online aliases to attack supporters of Marcellus Shale drilling in the area.
KD Investigation Gets Results: Roofer Appears In CourtHe's accused of ripping off the unsuspecting -- taking money for roof and driveway repairs, doing slipshod work and then disappearing.
KDKA Investigation Gets Results: Arrest Warrants Issued For Roofing TeamWhen the Garden City Volunteer Fire Department needed a new roof last summer they reached out to a local company, All-Weather Roofing.
KDKA Investigation: Puppy Lemon LawBowser the Boxer is healthy now, but Joe Diullis said that wasn't the case when he bought the dog back in July from Petland in Robinson Township.