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96-Year-Old WWII Vet, Vietnam Vet Get High School Diplomas

Sometimes it takes a while for recognition to be given to people who are well-deserving of our praise.

21 hours ago

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Police: Student With Gun Who Took School Hostages In Custody

A 14-year-old boy held 29 students and a teacher at gunpoint in a West Virginia high school classroom Tuesday afternoon before he released them after negotiations and surrendered, authorities said. No injuries were reported.

08/26/2015

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Steelers Announce Completion Of South Plaza Expansion

Heinz Field just got a little bigger over the weekend as the Steelers announced the completion of the South Plaza expansion project.

08/24/2015

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Volunteers Fill Backpacks For Homeless Students

Even kids who don’t have a home need supplies for school.

08/21/2015

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Boy Scouts Earn Aviation Merit Badge With Hands-On Airport Experience

It takes months, or even years for pilots to learn to fly. Today, nearly 100 Boy Scouts learned some of the basics.

08/19/2015

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World Cup Champ Klingenberg Excited To Play In Hometown

Pittsburgh’s soccer champ is back in town and is pumped about playing in her hometown.

08/14/2015

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Refugee Family Moves Into Habitat For Humanity Home In Penn Hills

After escaping war-torn Congo to a refugee camp in Tanzania and eventually moving to the US, a local family is ready to start over in a brand new Penn Hills home.

08/08/2015

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Latest Renovation Helping To Restore North Side To Its Glory Days

Locals will tell you the city’s North Side has seen better days, but they’re also optimistic that a return to those glory days isn’t too far away thanks to the latest renovation.

08/06/2015

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Officials Announce Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk

Breast cancer is the most common diagnosis in women in the United States and it is the second-leading cause of cancer death in women.

08/05/2015

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Former Congressman Tony Coelho Celebrates Disabilities Act Anniversary

Former U.S. Congressman Tony Coelho of California was at Webb Park in Rennerdale this weekend, and not for a family reunion.

KDKA-TV–08/03/2015

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Propel Teachers, Staff Hit The Streets To Prepare For Back To School

Kids may not want to hear this, but there are some teachers who are already hard at work getting ready for back to school.

07/23/2015

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First Responders Being Trained To Administer Life-Saving Drug To Overdose Victims

Drug overdoses in the area have spiked in the last few months, but there is a new drug being used to reverse the effects of narcotics.

KDKA-TV–07/22/2015

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Investigators, Coroner Get New Space In Washington Hospital

On the campus of Washington Hospital is a brand new forensics facility.

07/16/2015

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Red Hot Pirates Have Cardinals In Their Sights As First Half Ends

Don’t blame the Pittsburgh Pirates if they don’t want to take a few days off for the All-Star break.

07/13/2015

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Local Coaches Team Up For Special Football Camp

High school football has been part of the Pittsburgh landscape for as long as most people can remember. This week, two legendary programs are helping to run a special camp.

06/19/2015

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