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Frigid Temperatures Set In, Schools Close

The first winter storm of 2014 scattered inches of snow across the area, but now bitterly cold temperatures have a grip on Pittsburgh.

01/03/2014

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Cost Of Pa.’s New Gas Tax Expected To Be Passed On To Consumers

Pennsylvania’s new gas tax took effect Jan. 1.

01/01/2014

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Obamacare Enrollment In Pennsylvania: Only 12,000 So Far

Only 12,000 residents of Pennsylvania have successfully enrolled so far. Pennsylvania has more than 1.4 million uninsured residents.

12/23/2013

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Weekend Snow Forecasted For Pittsburgh

A new round of winter weather is taking aim at Western Pennsylvania.

12/13/2013

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Gene Therapy Scores Big Wins Against Blood Cancers, Including In Case Of Pa. Girl

In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients’ blood cells into soldiers that seek and destroy cancer.

12/07/2013

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Is There A State Tax You Are Not Paying?

PITTSBURGH (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) A lot of people are doing their shopping online these days. Are there state taxes you aren’t paying for online sales? PA Secretary of Revenue Dan Meuser joined KDKA’s John Shumway to explain the law.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/04/2013

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Judge Sets Same-Sex Marriage Lawsuit Trial Date

A federal judge Friday set June 9 as the trial date for a lawsuit challenging Pennsylvania’s gay-marriage ban after rejecting a request to delay the proceeding.

11/23/2013

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County-Run Nursing Homes Going Private Seems To Be Trend

Earlier this year, union workers and residents worried about the future of Friendship Ridge nursing home in Beaver County.

11/21/2013

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Attempts Nixed To Block Pa. Gay Marriage Lawsuit

The judge in a federal court challenge to Pennsylvania’s 17-year-old law that bans recognition of same-sex marriages is rejecting two different attempts to dismiss the lawsuit.

11/15/2013

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Reports Of Light Turnout In Off-Year Pa. Balloting

Pennsylvania’s polls are now closed and the ballot counting is under way.

11/05/2013

Election Day Results

Nov. 5 is election day.

11/04/2013

Non-Profit Tracks Rising Cost Of Child Care

The cost of child care is so high in some parts of the country, it’s now more expensive than tuition at state colleges.

11/04/2013

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Consol Energy To Sell W. Va. Coal Operations, Positions For Growth

Consol Energy — formerly Consolidation Coal Company — is getting out of the domestic coal business, at least in West Virginia.

10/28/2013

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Pa. Cop Takes 2nd Cop Hostage, Kills Self

Authorities say an off-duty eastern Pennsylvania deputy sheriff took another off-duty officer hostage at gunpoint, then fatally shot himself.

10/26/2013

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Communities Organize Balloon Launch For Teen Killed In W. Va. House Explosion

Thousands of dollars were raised Thursday evening for a family who lost everything in a devastating house explosion in West Virginia on Oct. 11.

10/24/2013

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