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Protests Continue In Pittsburgh, Shutting Down Parkway, Oakland Streets

Local demonstrators will be out again today and this weekend to protest a decision by a grand jury in New York City that cleared a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.

12/05/2014

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Protestors Demand Justice, End To Police Brutality During Downtown Demonstration

Across the country and here in Pittsburgh, protests continue today in response to a decision by a grand jury in New York City to not indict another white police officer in the death of a black suspect.

12/04/2014

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Crowds Protest After Eric Garner Decision In Pittsburgh, Philly

Crowds protesting the deaths of two unarmed black men at the hands of police are demonstrating in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh.

12/03/2014

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Deer Causes Car To Crash Into Building Overnight

A deer may have sent a car crashing into a building early this morning in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section.

12/03/2014

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Mayor Peduto Defends City’s New Bike Lanes, Answers The ‘Bikelash’ From Drivers

Mayor Bill Peduto likes to talk about creating a “superhighway. “Not another parkway. Not a new busway. A superhighway … for bicycles.

11/13/2014

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Conflict Kitchen Reopens Following Death Threat

The Conflict Kitchen reopened Wednesday after a death threat forced them to close last week.

11/12/2014

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Congressman Hopeful New VA Administrator Will Turn Things Around

Like so many teenagers in the ‘60s, Don Bowers went to Vietnam.

11/11/2014

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Threatening Letter Prompts Temporary Closure Of Controversial Restaurant

A takeout restaurant in Pittsburgh’s Oakland section that serves food from countries at odds with the United States has temporarily closed following a threatening letter.

11/08/2014

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At Least 1 Injured After Cars Collide En Route To Steelers Game

Steeler traffic was at a standstill on the Parkway after several vehicles collided into each other.

10/20/2014

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Solider Belongings Displayed Nearly 50 Years After His Death In WWII

A local family waited nearly 50-years for the remains of their soldier to be returns after World War II, now his recently discovered personal items are on display for all to see.

09/29/2014

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1 Dead In Birmingham Bridge Crash

Police are looking into a deadly crash along the Oakland side of the Birmingham Bridge.

09/16/2014

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Rash Of Traffic Sign Thefts Costing City Thousands

They end up in scrap yards, dorm rooms and trash bins, and their absence is costing the City of Pittsburgh thousands of dollars.

09/03/2014

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Driver Wrecks Car After Blowing Through Oakland Stop Sign

Police say a car crashed and landed on its side after blowing through a stop sign in Oakland.

08/31/2014

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Streets Blocked As New Pitt Students Move Into Dorms

Thousands of people are descending on Oakland today and many of the busiest streets around the Pitt campus are blocked, closed or detoured as first year students move in.

08/18/2014

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Pittsburgh Parking Authority Rate Increases About To Kick In

Get ready to pay more to park in Downtown Pittsburgh, Oakland, Shadyside and on the North Shore.

07/30/2014

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