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The FAN’s Jon Burton Recalls Scene At Paterno’s House

Even as Penn State football coach Joe Paterno was preparing to announce his retirement, hundreds of the Penn State faithful gathered outside Paterno’s home in State College last night in a show of support for the coach and the six decades he has spent with the school’s football program.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/09/2011

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Supporters Rally To Keep Urban Youth Action Open

Unless something changes rapidly, Urban Youth Action will shut down after 45 years of serving the African-American youth of Pittsburgh.


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Occupy Wall Street Movement Comes To Pittsburgh

The Occupy Wall Street movement arrived in Pittsburgh Saturday as a crowd estimated around 2,000 people marched, rallied and protested against corporate greed and social inequality. It was a peaceful crowd of union members, college students and parents with kids.


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Occupy Pittsburgh Rally Starts Tomorrow

PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek discusses the planned rally and march with Jeffery Cech, a member if the “Occupy Pittsburgh” organization. They talk about the goals for the rally as well as Saturday’s […]

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/14/2011

Occupy Pittsburgh Street Closures, Bus Detours

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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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 […]


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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.


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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.





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