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Military Expert Weighs In On Civilian Missions

Bill Rehkopf was joined on NewsRadio1020 KDKA’s Afternoon News by Don Rehkopf, a retired Lt. Col. U.S. Air Force Reserve JAG.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/12/2012

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Local HS Student Up For Award Of Excellence

For years, the Marine Corps has used the slogan of “the few, the proud, the Marines.” But now a young man from Beaver County can consider himself one of very few in the country to be picked by the U.S. Army.

11/21/2012

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The Federal Budget & Military Spending

Chris Moore and Chris Hellman talk about the military and federal budget. Hellman is a communications liaison at the National Priorities Project and the lead author of “A People’s Guide to the Federal Budget.”

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/19/2012

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Restaurants Show Service Members Appreciation With Free Food

Some restaurant chains will show appreciation for current and retired military members Sunday and Monday.

11/11/2012

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Fort Pitt Museum Offers Free Admission For Military

The Fort Pitt Museum will offer special activities and free admission for active and retired servicemen and women this weekend.

11/10/2012

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New Military Facility Breaks Ground In Moon Twp.

A groundbreaking ceremony was held today in Moon Township for a new military facility.

10/06/2012

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Arlington Military Burial For Recently-Found WWII Vets

The remains of seven long missing World War II marines, including John Yeager of New Kensington, will be buried in Arlington National Cemetery Thursday.

10/04/2012

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Pittsburgh Native Helping To Develop New 3D Technology

A graduate from North Allegheny High School is involved in the creation of advanced 3D technology that’s been presented to both the military in Fort Bragg and here in Pittsburgh.

08/30/2012

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Bill Introduced To Help Military Spouse Unemployment

Military spouses have higher unemployment rates than many others because their families are often required to move around a lot.

08/28/2012

The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.

08/27/2012

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BBB Educates on Scams Targeting the Military through BBB Military Line

A majority of Americans see members of the military and are reminded of their bravery and sacrifices for our freedom. Unfortunately, unethical schemers…

08/22/2012

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Local Veterans, Martial Arts Performer Play Mercenaries In Batman Movie

During the filming of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Pittsburgh last year, a call went out for military veterans and martial arts specialists. They were needed to play the roles of villain Bane’s elite corps of mercenaries.

07/19/2012

Sea To Shining Sea Bike Ride

The Sea To Shining Sea Bike Ride across America will make a stop in the Pittsburgh area this week. For more information about the group, visit http://www.s2ssbikeride.org/.

07/16/2012

Hearing Loss & Prevention Information

This Memorial Day we remember the men and women who serve in the military. Many veterans returning home from war have injuries that are not visible, such as hearing loss.

05/28/2012

Memorial Day Weekend Discounts

Just in time for the Memorial Day Weekend, some businesses are serving up discounts.

05/25/2012

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