Pittsburgh City Council gave preliminary approval to a bill that repeals the law that set up a petty cash fund for the use of the mayor, and effectively requires the mayor to access funds like any other city employee.
New analysis from AAA shows that the Pittsburgh Metro area ranks second in the state of Pennsylvania for texting-while-driving citations.
Gift cards are a popular item during the holidays, but many of them can have hidden fees and expiration dates. Now, United States Sen. Bob Casey is leading the push to protect consumers.
Parents of children with autism are protesting new rules that took effect today in Pennsylvania, which will require parents at certain income levels to partially pay for services that used to be free.
On Jan. 24, 2013, a new Pennsylvania law will require your old electronics to be recycled.
A new law has gone into effect that requires 16- and 17-year-olds who are seeking a license to drive a motorcycle to first complete Pennsylvania’s motorcycle safety training.
Liberty Avenue in Lawrenceville can be a pretty busy street, making it stressful for drivers that share the road with bike riders.
A new bike safety law will go into effect Monday in Pennsylvania.
There is now a ban on texting while driving in Pennsylvania. The new law went into effect at midnight, and today, we are learning more about how and when police will enforce it.
Put your cell phone away when you get behind the wheel. A statewide ban on texting while driving is now in effect, carrying a $50 fine. The new law went into effect at midnight Thursday.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Carnegie Police Chief Jeff Harbin about the new ban on texting while driving.
In light of the alleged Penn State sex scandal, some local lawmakers and a victim of abuse are calling for changes in Pennsylvania laws. The goal is to better protect children and the group is calling on the state attorney general to step up those efforts.
KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek is joined by Judge Robert Dzvonick, Magisterial District Judge of Shaler, Reserve, Millvale and Etna.
KDKA Radio’s Robert Mangino talks to Kim Stolfer, chairman of the grou,p Firearm Owners Against Crime, about current state and federal gun laws.
A mother from central Pennsylvania is in the middle of a controversy over boarding a school bus that her child was on.