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Andy Sheehan Celebrates Father’s Book Ahead Of Pittsburgh Marathon

KDKA’s Andy Sheehan ran in the Boston Marathon. He is also training for a “half marathon” here in Pittsburgh this weekend. It’s been an eventful few months for Sheehan as he’s also celebrating the anniversary edition of a runners’ classic written by his pioneering father.

05/03/2013

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Medical Frontiers: Sports Medicine

Dr. Gerald Pifer hosted Medical Frontiers and was joined by sports and emergency medicine expert Dr. Moira Davenport to discuss sports related injuries and prevention.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/29/2013

Boston Police guard an area near Kenmore Square after two bombs exploded during the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Boston Bombing Has Local First Responders Reviewing Plans

Blisters, cramps, dehydration, maybe a heart attack, but an explosion is generally not the first thing first responders prepare for when working a marathon.

04/16/2013

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Secretary Ridge Not Surprised By Bombings, Expects Long Investigation

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge about the Boston Marathon bombings.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/16/2013

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Police Release Surveillance Video In Chippewa Armed Robbery

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in an armed robbery early this morning at a gas station and convenience store in Beaver County.

04/04/2013

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46-Hour Dance “THON” Raises $12 Mil For Cancer

A 46-hour, no-sitting-or-sleeping-allowed dance marathon at Penn State raised more than $12.37 million for pediatric cancer research and care, shattering last year’s record-breaking total by nearly $1.7 million.

02/17/2013

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Rock N’ Roll Marathon Set To Bring Boost To Local Economy

Pittsburgh is no stranger to big time sporting events. But a new one, that’s expected to attract thousands of people from all over the world, is heading to town. It’s a mix of music and sports.

03/21/2012

Details on the Pittsburgh Marathon

It’s the 2010 Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, and this year you won’t believe how big the race is. Larry talks to race spokesperson Karen Fredette about the racers, the events, and the bands.

04/26/2010

Pittsburgh Marathon Gears Up with Record Numbers

It’s the 2010 Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, and this year’s race is breaking all kinds of records. Get more information on runners, activities, and the music by going to the Pittsburgh Marathon’s website.

04/26/2010

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