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Motorcycle Safety Training Course For Teens

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.

08/31/2012

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New Bicycle Law Aims To Make Roadways Safer

Liberty Avenue in Lawrenceville can be a pretty busy street, making it stressful for drivers that share the road with bike riders.

04/02/2012

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New Bicycle Safety Law To Go Into Effect Monday

A new bike safety law will go into effect Monday in Pennsylvania.

04/01/2012

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Police Hope Drivers Put Down Phones With Texting Ban In Place

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.

03/08/2012

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Texting While Driving Ban Goes Into Effect

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.

03/08/2012

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Police Chief Talks About New Texting Ban

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Carnegie Police Chief Jeff Harbin about the new ban on texting while driving.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/07/2012

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Lawmakers, Victim Want Laws To Better Protect Children

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.

12/02/2011

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Ask The Judge: Judge Robert Dzvonick

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek is joined by Judge Robert Dzvonick, Magisterial District Judge of Shaler, Reserve, Millvale and Etna.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/02/2011

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Robert Mangino Discusses Current Gun Laws

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.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/18/2011

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Pa. Mom Center Of Controversy After Boarding School Bus

A mother from central Pennsylvania is in the middle of a controversy over boarding a school bus that her child was on.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/27/2011

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