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Local Man Only 6th Person In W. Hemisphere To Take Part In Stem Cell Trial For Paralysis Patients

A young man in our area is only the sixth person in the Western Hemisphere to be a part of a trial aimed at helping people who become paralyzed from injuries.

05/15/2015

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Animal Rescue League: Gracie Able To Walk Again

There’s more good news for the little dog found abandoned and unable to walk on her back legs earlier this year in Penn Hills.

05/07/2015

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Nearly 1-Million Trek Bikes Recalled After Rider Is Paralyzed

Nearly one-million Trek bikes in the United States and Canada are being recalled after a person was paralyzed.

04/21/2015

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Paralyzed Dog Finds New Home

The little beagle mix found abandoned in Penn Hills earlier this year now has a place to call home.

03/31/2015

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Police Locate Man In Wheelchair Who Went Missing From Hospital

Pittsburgh Police say they have located a man that went missing from West Penn Hospital on Tuesday.

03/11/2015

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Paralyzed Dog Can Now Wag Her Tail Again

There is good news for the little beagle mix found paralyzed in Penn Hills last month.

02/27/2015

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Animal Rescue League: Gracie Undergoing Course Of Physical Therapy

The Animal Rescue League says treatment for the little, paralyzed dog found on the side of the road in Penn Hills is moving along.

02/06/2015

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Paralyzed Dog Not A Candidate For Surgery, But Will Receive Physical Therapy

A special patient has been admitted to the Pennsylvania Veterinary Specialty Emergency Center.

02/02/2015

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Animal Rescue League: Paralyzed Dog Will Have Surgery Next Week

The Animal Rescue League says they have raised about $5,000 needed to pay for a dog with paralyzed back legs that needs surgery.

01/30/2015

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Animal Rescue League Raising Money To Help Beagle With Paralyzed Back Legs

Staff at the Animal Rescue League call her Gracie. A driver found the unidentified beagle mix on the side of a road in Penn Hills, and brought her to the shelter.

01/29/2015

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Prosecutor Won’t Retry Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

Prosecutors will not retry a black man left paralyzed after he was shot by a white police officer during a traffic stop in Pittsburgh.

01/23/2015

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Rankin Police Chief Fundraising For Girl He Saved From Crash

A Rankin police officer who helped save a 3-year-old girl’s life after a crash is now trying to help raise money for her care.

01/16/2015

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Leon Ford On Grand Jury Decision: “I Have No Faith In The System At All”

People around the world tuned in to hear the grand jury’s decision in Ferguson Monday night.

11/24/2014

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Man Paralyzed In Traffic Stop Halts East Liberty Traffic With Protest

The man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop in November of 2012 brought traffic to a halt in East Liberty Tuesday afternoon when he led a group of demonstrators in a protest.

11/11/2014

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Father Of Man Paralyzed During Traffic Stop Asks DA To Drop Remaining Charges

At a small rally in the Hill District Friday Morning, Leon Ford Sr. reached out to District Attorney Stephen Zappala.

10/10/2014

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