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Jamie Dixon To Serve On Leadership Panel At Pentagon

The Pentagon will be hosting a panel of seven college basketball coaches to lead a discussion on leadership with approximately 400 service members, and Pitt’s Jamie Dixon has been asked to be a part of it.

93-7 The Fan–05/05/2014

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Pentagon: Most Furloughed Civilians Ordered Back

The Pentagon is ordering most of its approximately 400,000 furloughed civilian employees back to work.

10/05/2013

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Pittsburgh Firefighter Honors 9/11 Victims With Touching Bagpipe Performance

We all remember and commemorate 9/11 in our own way.

09/11/2013

Watching Fireworks

Military Fireworks Show Cut, Even Though Local Company Volunteered To Do It For Free

Military veterans are upset after the annual Camp Lejeune fireworks show for military members and their families was cut. Even after a local company volunteered to do it for free.

07/03/2013

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Pentagon To Lift Ban On Women In Combat

The Pentagon has lifted its ban on women in combat. United States Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced the historic change on Thursday. But how do people feel about the move?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/24/2013

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Opinion: Even On 9/11 Obama And Romney Can’t Resist Political Attacks

The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.

09/12/2012

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Ceremony Honors Flight 93 Victims

The heroes who fought back against terrorists who had hijacked United Flight 93 on Sept. 11, 2001, will be remembered Tuesday morning.

09/11/2012

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Sen. Casey Meets With Vice President Over Future Of 911th Airlift Wing

Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to Pittsburgh included more than just politicking. He also caught some of Saturday’s NCAA Tournament action at CONSOL Energy Center. But earlier in the day, he met with Sen. Bob Casey who is among the lawmakers fighting the planned closure of the 911th Airlift Wing.

03/17/2012

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Ret Navy Officer Cindy Campbell Discusses 9/11

KDKA remembers Sept. 11 by talking to Ret. Navy Officer Cindy Campbell, who was in the Pentagon at the time of the attacks

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/10/2011

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Bikers Ride To Shanksville To Honor Flight 93 Victims

Bikers from California to Florida have made their way to the site of the Flight 93 Memorial.

KDKA-TV–09/08/2011

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NFL, Players Helping To Raise Money For 9/11 Memorials

The heroism of average Americans was obvious when Flight 93 crashed in Shanksville. Now football heroes and their team owners are stepping up to help fund the 9/11 memorials to be erected in Shanksville, New York City and the Pentagon.

08/31/2011

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Flag Shop Designs Special Banners For 9/11

A flag shop in Castle Shannon is raising funds for the Flight 93 memorial in Somerset County. Cliff Ruderer, owner of The Flag Factory, designed a pair of flags to commemorate 9/11.

08/30/2011

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