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.
Unless something changes rapidly, Urban Youth Action will shut down after 45 years of serving the African-American youth of 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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
The KDKA Afternoon News talks to Nathaniel Glosser, an organizer of the group Occupy Pittsburgh, about a planned march and rally.
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.
Pittsburgh police arrested five people participating in a rally against homophobia last night in Bloomfield.
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.
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.
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 […]
Pittsburghers boarded buses headed for Harrisburg to protest Gov. Tom Corbett’s budget cuts Tuesday morning.
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.