Rep. Murphy 'Bitter' Over Lack Of Action On Mental Health BillThe killing of a TV news crew in Roanoke on Wednesday by what appears to have been done by a man with mental illness is the latest example for Pa. Congressman Tim Murphy of a mental health system that needs fixed. Murphy joined the KDKA Morning News to talk about his frustration over the lack of action by Congress and that his mental health bill (H.R. 2646) needs to become law before another tragedy.
Virginia Shooting Has Local Congressman Pushing For Mental Health LegislationYesterday's shooting is just one of many multiple killings that have people around the country calling for better gun control and help for those with mental illness.
Homestead Arson Suspect Ruled Incompetent To Stand TrialA mental health hearing was scheduled to take place Thursday morning for a man accused of arson.
Homestead Arson Suspect Reportedly Sought Help At Western PsychNew details are emerging about an arson suspect, one day after his arrest following a fire that destroyed nearly an entire city block in Homestead.
Understanding Mental Illness And HomelessnessChris Moore had on psychiatrist, Dr. Robert Okin to talk about his book, "Silent Voices: People with Mental Disorders on the Street." He joined us on the phone to help us better empathize with homeless people living with mental disorders.
"Ian Walks America" Honored For Shedding Light On Mental Illness Ian Cummins, who completed his walk across America in memory of his brother, is now back home in Dormont.
Man Beat 2 Cats With Golf Club For Scratching HimA northwestern Pennsylvania man fatally beat his two cats with a golf club because he felt "betrayed" after they scratched him.
Newsradio 1020 KDKA Editorial: All Tragedies Point To Mental Illness
Halfway There: Local Man Walking Across USA Makes It To Kansas Not a whole lot happens in Sylvia, Kan. – population 218.
Local Students Stand Together To End 'Stigma' About Mental IllnessHow do you change something if you don't know it exists? That is the challenge when it comes to the subject of mental illness.
Congressman Talks About Dealing With Mental Illness Congressman Tim Murphy brings his unique mental health perspective to the legislative side to prevent violent tragedies.
Does My Health Insurance Cover Mental Illness Care?Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover mental illness care under the Affordable Care Act.