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Allegheny County Crime Lab Facing Uncertain Future

The state subsidy for the Allegheny County crime lab has dwindled from about seven million dollars down to zero in recent years. A number of officials told legislators from Harrisburg what could happen if that doesn’t change.

08/12/2014

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Monroeville Woman Loses $2K In Telephone Scam

A Monroeville woman is $2,000 poorer after she was targeted in a telephone scam.

07/31/2014

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Dollar Tree’s Purchase Of Family Dollar Could Be Good News For Consumers

Two of the nation’s three largest dollar discount stores are joining forces.

07/28/2014

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State Treasurer Says Unclaimed Money Could Be Waiting For You

Politicians love to hand out checks, but this one was different.

07/15/2014

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Expert Shares Tips On How To Spot Check Scams

Every day millions of letters are delivered to our homes.

07/15/2014

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NFL & Players Agree Not To Cap Money In Concussion Suit

The National Football League has agreed to pay cash awards to any player who suffers from dementia and other diseases linked to head hits.

06/25/2014

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Steve Forbes Discusses New Book About The Global Economy

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) – Does it feel like the money you earn doesn’t go as far as it once did? In his new book “Money: How the Destruction of the Dollar Threatens the Global Economy – and What We Can Do About It”, Steve Forbes says that it doesn’t.

The Chairman and Editor in Chief for Forbes Media and former presidential candidate joined KDKA’s Larry Richert and John Shumway to talk about the current state of the economy.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/24/2014

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Lawyers Get $508K In Parents’ Western Psych Shooting Settlement

A judge has awarded $508,000 to the attorneys who represented the parents of a therapist fatally shot at a Pittsburgh psychiatric hospital.

06/24/2014

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Councilman Requests Demolition Of Connellsville Safety Hazard

A councilman is calling for the demolition of a Connellsville building that has been called a safety hazard.

06/19/2014

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Turnpike Commission Approves Another Toll Increase

Tolls on the Pennsylvania Turnpike will increase in January for the seventh consecutive year.

06/17/2014

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President Acts To Help Students Saddled With College Debt

Signing an executive order Monday afternoon, President Barack Obama stretched out the repayment of federal student loans — capping repayments at 10 percent of monthly income — and he called on Congress to do more to help.

06/09/2014

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Auditor General Concerned About Underfunded State Pensions

Auditor General, Eugene DePasquale, addressed the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce Friday morning.

06/06/2014

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Bogus Utility Co. Employees Dupe Woman Out Of $3K

Officials are warning the public, after thieves stole $3,000 worth of cash and jewelry out of a local woman’s home.

05/26/2014

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Cancelling A Check With A Stop Order Doesn’t Always Protect Your Account

People put a “stop payment” request on their checks for many reasons. Sometimes, a check gets lost in the mail, or it is cancelled because it was made out incorrectly.

05/20/2014

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South Side Man Reunited With French Bulldog Missing In Possible Extortion Plot

A South Side man has finally been reunited with his French Bulldog, Pudge, that disappeared from his front yard two weeks ago with his other dog, Mojo.

05/17/2014

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