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Allegheny County Is Tops In Liquor Sales

The Liquor Control Board reports that Allegheny County spent $260 million on booze last year, that’s even more than they spent in Philadelphia.

11/13/2013

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Lawsuit Challenges State’s Non-Recognition Of Gay Unions

A same-sex couple who moved to Pennsylvania after being wed in Massachusetts has asked a court to force their new home state to recognize the marriage.

09/26/2013

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Philadelphia Congresswoman To Run For Governor

Allyson Schwartz is the only Pennsylvania woman in the U.S. Congress — now she wants to become the state’s first woman governor.

09/23/2013

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Pa. Lawmakers To Target Gay “Conversion” Therapy

Some state Democratic lawmakers want to bar Pennsylvania mental-health providers from trying to change the sexual orientation of gay minors.

09/17/2013

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Steelers Trade Adrian Robinson For Philly’s Felix Jones

It looks like Adrian Robinson of the Steelers is going to Philadelphia.

08/23/2013

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Slippery Rock Woman’s Flight Forced Into Holding Pattern After Bomb Scare

“The pilot came on, said we can’t land,” said Veina Lofton of Slippery Rock.

08/07/2013

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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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