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Mayor’s Office Cancels Order For $1,800 Coffee Machine

The mayor’s office will go without a coffee machine after deciding against purchasing a nearly $2,000 model.

06/20/2014

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Man Pinched By Scorpion In Box Of Bananas At South Hills Wal-Mart

A man shopping at a Walmart in the South Hills got more than a bargain while shopping for some bananas.

06/18/2014

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11-Year-Old Lucky To Be Alive After Taking Car On Out-Of-Control Joy Ride

A local boy is facing the consequences after he took the family car out for an early-morning joy ride.

06/16/2014

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Would-Be Cat Rescuer Ends Up Needing Rescue

Authorities in northwestern Pennsylvania say a woman who tried to rescue a cat from a tree ended up needing a rescue herself.

06/15/2014

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Westmoreland Co. Man Stabbed Over Ringing Doorbell

A southwestern Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he stabbed his neighbor after police say the victim repeatedly rang the suspect’s doorbell.

06/06/2014

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New Kensington Boy Won’t Be Expelled Over Toy Gun At School

Under dangerous weapons policies, kids have been suspended for everything from bringing a toy gun to school to using a hand gesture as a pretend gun.

06/06/2014

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Pa. Game Commission Relocating Overprotective Hawks

Residents trouble by dive bombing hawks can feel better as the game commission removes the nest.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/04/2014

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Woman Knocked Out Cold By Aggressive Neighborhood Hawk

Remember that 1963 movie where Alfred Hitchcock in a cameo appearance walks out of a pet shop as Tippi Hedren walks in?

06/02/2014

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Family’s Home Covered In Blood After Deer Crashes Through Window

A deer destroyed furniture, broke glass and even jumped into a woman’s bed.

05/25/2014

FILE PHOTO: A White-headed Capuchin monkey is seen holding a mango at the National Palo Verde Park on April 8, 2010 in Guanacaste, some 220 kilometers Northeast from San Jose.
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Monkey Still On Loose After Fire At Pa. Animal Rescue

Volunteers at an exotic animal rescue in southern Pennsylvania are still looking for a monkey that got loose and ran away during a fire that destroyed the facility.

05/18/2014

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Baby Hospitalized With Alcohol Level 3 Times Legal Limit

Police were questioning the mother of a 1-year-old girl after she was found to be extremely intoxicated at a northwestern Pennsylvania hospital.

05/16/2014

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Police Seek Thief Who Stole $500, $1,000 Bills

Whose picture is on the U.S. $500 bill? How about the $1,000 bill?

05/02/2014

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Indiana Twp. Man Hopes To Visit The Red Planet With “Mars One” Venture

Landing on the Moon was an historic moment.

04/28/2014

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90-Year-Old Pitt Student Graduates Decades After Earning Degree

After years of hard work, several thousand Pitt students now call themselves alumni.

04/27/2014

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Police: Westmoreland Co. Woman Sold Drugs From Hospital Room

Greensburg City police are expected to file charges as early as Tuesday against a woman from Youngwood who was leading two lives at Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital.

04/21/2014

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