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Occupy Pittsburgh Events To Close Local Roads

The Occupy Pittsburgh demonstration is set to flood the streets this Saturday, and that means there will be some closures to contend with in the city. Crowds will be gathering at three locations including Freedom Corner, the City County Building and Market Square.

10/14/2011

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March, Rally Planned As ‘Occupy’ Movement Comes To Pittsburgh

A march and rally are scheduled for this Saturday as Pittsburgh joins a national movement. Drawing inspiration from groups across the country, the Occupy Movement is coming to Pittsburgh.

10/13/2011

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“Occupy” March Planned For Saturday In Pittsburgh

The KDKA Afternoon News talks to Nathaniel Glosser, an organizer of the group Occupy Pittsburgh, about a planned march and rally.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/12/2011

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Postal Service Under Pressure

Facing the prospect of massive budget cuts, layoffs, and even reducing service to five days a week, United States Postal Service employees are fighting back.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/27/2011

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Five Arrested During Rally Against Homophobia

Pittsburgh police arrested five people participating in a rally against homophobia last night in Bloomfield.

08/25/2011

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Verizon Workers Rally At Station Square, March To Downtown

Striking Verizon workers gathered for a rally in front of Sen. Pat Toomey’s office in Station Square and then marched to company’s headquarters downtown.

08/18/2011

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City Celebrates Hines & Kym’s “Dancing” Win With Rally

Pull out your black and gold and practice that Terrible Towel wave; no, there’s not a football game today, but fans will want to cheer on Steelers superstar Hines Ward and his dancing partner Kym Johnson.

06/30/2011

Rally To Be Held For Hines Ward

A rally will be held in downtown Pittsburgh on Thursday to celebrate Hines Ward and Kym Johnson’s win on “Dancing With The Stars.” The rally will be held at the City-County Building Portico on Grant […]

06/27/2011

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Pittsburghers Head To Harrisburg For Budget Rally

Pittsburghers boarded buses headed for Harrisburg to protest Gov. Tom Corbett’s budget cuts Tuesday morning.

05/03/2011

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Rally Held Downtown On Black & Gold Day

The Pittsburgh Penguins will begin their quest for a fourth Stanley Cup Wednesday night. The big screen will be set up for fans and a rally will be held downtown at noon.

04/13/2011

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Pitt Students Rally Against Proposed Education Cuts

Students, faculty and university employees are among those that gathered on the University of Pittsburgh campus Wednesday for a rally against Gov. Tom Corbett’s proposed budget cuts to education.

03/30/2011

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Protesters Rally In Squirrel Hill Over Port Authority Cuts

Protestors are turning up the heat as the next deadline approaches for major Port Authority service cuts and layoffs. Hundreds of people took to the streets in Squirrel Hill on Saturday calling on the transit system to stop the cuts.

03/19/2011

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Demonstrators Rally In Support Of Film Tax Credit

A big rally was held Friday in front of Gov. Tom Corbett’s office in downtown Pittsburgh. Demonstrators are hoping that the governor will keep a special tax incentive in his budget. They say that incentive means jobs in Pittsburgh. Next Tuesday, Gov. Corbett will present his budget to the legislature, and many who support movie-making in Pennsylvania are afraid the he will cut the film tax credit.

03/04/2011

Protestors sleep in the rotunda of the state capitol on Feb. 24, 2011 in Madison, Wis. Protestors have occupied the state capitol for the past nine days protesting the governor's attempt to push through a bill that would restrict collective bargaining for most government workers. (Photo Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Local Rally Held In Support Of Wisconsin’s Workers

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Hundreds of union supporters rallied today in downtown Pittsburgh in a show of solidarity with public employees in Wisconsin. It’s part of a national effort by organized labor to focus attention on […]

02/24/2011

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Fans Fired Up For Winter Classic

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A pep rally was held downtown Thursday afternoon to pump up Pittsburgh Penguins fans for Saturday’s Winter Classic against the Washington Capitals. Hundreds of people showed up for the rally that began […]

12/30/2010

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