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Flight From Ireland Makes Emergency Landing In Philly

A plane from Ireland has made an emergency landing in Philadelphia because of an unspecified threat.

08/07/2013

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Gay Pa. Lawmaker To Introduce Gay Marriage Bill

A gay Pennsylvania legislator says he’ll introduce a bill to legalize same-sex marriages in his home state.

KDKA-TV–06/27/2013

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Girl Who Took On Donor Rules Gets Lung Transplant

A 10-year-old girl whose efforts to qualify for an organ donation drew public debate over how donated lungs are allocated was getting a transplant Wednesday, her family said.

KDKA-TV–06/12/2013

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Transplant Group Rejects Lung Rule Changes

The national organization that manages organ transplants rejected making emergency rule changes Monday for children under 12 who are waiting on lungs, but created a special appeal and review system to hear such cases.

06/10/2013

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Pa. Girl Gets On Lung Donor List, Boy Also Sues

The national organ transplant network has complied with a judge’s unusual order and placed a dying 10-year-old girl on the adult waiting list for a donated lung, and a patient at the same hospital asked the court for the same relief.

06/06/2013

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6 Dead, 14 Rescued From Philadelphia Building Collapse

At least six people were killed in a building collapse in Philadelphia. Rescue crews worked through the night looking for survivors in the rubble.

06/06/2013

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Sen. Toomey Applauds Court’s Transplant List Ruling

Ten-year-old Sarah Murnaghan’s desperately needs a lung transplant.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/05/2013

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Health & Human Services Secretary Decides Not To Intervene In Transplant Case

A 10-year-old girl in a Philadelphia hospital is waiting for a donor lung to save her life, and her parents are doing everything they can to get that lung.

06/04/2013

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Red Light Cameras In Philadelphia To Benefit Western Pa.

Drivers running red lights in Philadelphia is turning out to be a good thing for our area. Several local roads will receive safety upgrades thanks to traffic fines on the other side of the state.

04/08/2013

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No Concussion For Crosby

Hours after Penguins’ captain Sidney Crosby visited with head coach Dan Bylsma and some teammates at CONSOL Energy Center on Thursday, Philadelphia television and radio host Howard Eskin reported (via Twitter) that Crosby has another concussion and won’t play again this season.

04/04/2013

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Pittsburgh Native Hailed A Hero For Saving Man Who Fell Onto Subway Tracks

A man originally from our area is being called a hero, after jumping onto subway tracks to save someone’s life.

03/29/2013

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PNC Park Named America’s Best Ballpark By TripAdvisor

Baseball season is about to get started, and Pittsburgh’s PNC Park has been named top ballpark in America.

KDKA-TV–03/21/2013

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Industry Couple Having Similar Philly Parking Ticket Issue To Munhall Family

A local woman recently told her story about getting parking ticket from Philadelphia even though she’s never been there. Now, other people have contacted KDKA with similar stories, as well as a lawmaker who has an idea to stop it.

02/28/2013

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Local Woman Ends Up With Philadelphia Parking Ticket Because Of Handwriting Mix-Up

A local woman was threatened with a boot on her car if she didn’t pay a parking ticket from Philadelphia. The things is, she’s never been to Philadelphia.

02/22/2013

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Police Offering $80k For Information After Philadelphia Girl Abducted

The reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspects who abducted a 5-year-old Philadelphia girl now stands at $80,000 and police say there’s a third person they’ve identified as a “person of interest” in the case.

01/28/2013

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