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Leon Ford On Grand Jury Decision: “I Have No Faith In The System At All”

People around the world tuned in to hear the grand jury’s decision in Ferguson Monday night.

11/24/2014

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Locals With Ties To Ukraine React To Ongoing Conflict

More than 5,000 miles separate the domes of St. Marys Ukrainian Orthodox Church in McKees Rocks from the the recent violence in Kiev’s Independence Square and the tense stalemate with Russia in Crimea.

03/03/2014

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Fan Reaction Mixed To Penn State’s New Head Coach

As soon as Penn State University made it official, callers began lighting up the phone lines this morning on 93-7 The Fan, ready to give their opinions on the new head coach of the Nittany Lions.

01/11/2014

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Local Figures Discuss Zimmerman Verdict On KDKA Radio Panel

The not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman case came down on Saturday and has everyone talking.

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Ousted Boy Scout Leader Reacts To Potential Policy Change

A Bridgeport, Ohio woman ousted as the Den Mother of her son’s Boy Scout group is reacting to the national organization’s possible shift in policy regarding gays and lesbians as leaders.

01/28/2013

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Local Reaction Varies To Second Presidential Debate

Responding to questions posed by uncommitted voters, both President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney came out charging.

10/17/2012

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Pittsburghers Reaction Mixed To PSU’s Removal Of Statue

There are more Penn State alumni in Allegheny County than there are anywhere else in the world, and many have strong feelings about the removal of Joe Paterno’s statue and the looming NCAA sanctions.

07/22/2012

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Steelers Nation Disappointed Bettis Not Included In 2012 Hall Of Fame Class

The Steelers Nation is reacting to the Pro Football Hall of Fame announcements.

02/04/2012

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Some Have Reservations Over Possible Merger Between U.S. Airways, American Airlines

U.S. Airways and Delta are reporting solid quarterly earnings, but word of a possible merger between the two is buzzing in Wall Street circles. In a Wednesday conference call, the CEO of U.S. Airways Group confirmed his company is investigating a possible merger with American Airlines.

01/26/2012

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Penn State Students Protest After Paterno Dismissal

Following the Penn State Board of Trustees announcement that Joe Paterno was out as the university’s head football coach, students took to the streets of State College.

11/10/2011

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Local Man Looks Forward To Returning To Libya Following Qaddafi’s Death

People all over the world are reacting to the news that ousted Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi has been killed, including a local man who was born in Libya and later fled to the United States. For the Libyan family that runs Salem’s Market in the Strip District, the feeling of liberation began with the rebel movement back in February.

10/20/2011

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Some Local Women Angered By Verdict In Casey Anthony Case

It was the verdict that shocked the nation, Casey Anthony found not guilty in connection with the death of her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee. Now, many local people, including mothers and grandmothers, are reacting to the verdict, which came down on Tuesday afternoon.

07/06/2011

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Community Remembers Officers, Weighs In On Guilty Verdict

The day after a guilty verdict was handed down in the murder trial of Richard Poplawski, a burning blue candle sits near the statue of St. Michael the Archangel. It’s a memorial to Officers Paul Sciullo II, Eric Kelly and Stephen Mayhle at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Bloomfield. Officer Sciullo was a member of the parish.

06/26/2011

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Poplawski’s Mother Emotional After Verdict

It has been a week of intense emotions at the Allegheny County Courthouse during the trial of Richard Poplawski, who was convicted Saturday in the deaths of three police officers. As the verdict came down, Poplawski’s mother, Margaret, was thrown out of the courtroom.

06/25/2011

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Bin Laden Photos To Be Kept Sealed

The image of Osama Bin Laden quickly burned itself into the public conscious nearly 10 years ago with the carnage of September 11th 2001.

05/04/2011

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