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Parishioners, Priest Have Heated Exchange Over Church Closure

A group of parishioners staged a sit-in Saturday to protest the closure of their church.

04/28/2014

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Parishioners Barricaded, Refusing To Leave Monongahela Church

The final Mass was held Saturday afternoon at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Monongahela.

04/26/2014

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Union To Protest Postal Counters In Staples Stores

Postal workers in 27 states plan to protest against the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with Staples employees.

04/24/2014

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Award-Winning Pittsburgh Film Crew Attacked In Ukraine

The State Department has updated its warning, urging U.S. citizens to avoid all travel to Crimea and eastern regions of Ukraine.

03/21/2014

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Protestors Rally Against McKeesport Strip Club Plans

A big fight to try and stop a strip club from opening is underway in McKeesport.

03/16/2014

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10 Clergy Members Arrested During UPMC Protest

10 clergy members arrested today during a protest of UPMC.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/27/2014

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Local Couples To Spend Valentine’s Day Defending Same-Sex Marriage

For Valentine’s Day many couples will buy flowers, eat heart-shaped chocolates or go out to dinner.

02/14/2014

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CMU Students Protest Coke’s Olympic Sponsorship

Students at Carnegie Mellon University are protesting Coca-Cola’s sponsorship of the Sochi Olympics.

01/19/2014

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Judge Opts Against Testimony In Penn State Case

A Pennsylvania judge is poised to hear from lawyers for three former Penn State administrators awaiting trial on charges they covered up child sex abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

12/17/2013

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Same-Sex Marriage Activists Kick Off Pa. Campaign

Proponents of same-sex marriage are launching a campaign to legalize it in Pennsylvania – the last holdout among the Northeast states.

12/11/2013

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PETA To Protest Carriage Rides In Pittsburgh

For nearly 20 years, Mike Wertz has been operating horse drawn carriages in the Pittsburgh area. But on Saturday, PETA, the people for the ethical treatment of animals, are protesting Wertz’ carriage rides.

12/06/2013

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NCAA To Restore Penn State Football Scholarships

The NCAA says it will gradually restore football scholarships taken from Penn State over the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, saying the school has made significant changes to its athletics programs.

09/24/2013

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Penn State Trustees Greeted By Protesters At Meeting

About 200 chanting protestors greeted members of the Penn State Board of Trustees Friday when they showed up for a meeting in State College, Pa.

09/20/2013

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Hundreds Rally Against UPMC, Call For Change

Several local politicians were joined by hundreds of demonstrators Saturday to Rally against healthcare provider UPMC.

09/07/2013

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Few Bare It All At ‘GoTopless’ Rally Downtown

A handful of women and men walked from downtown Pittsburgh to Point State Park without their shirts Sunday afternoon.

08/25/2013

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