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Pittsburgh Public Schools Spending $1 Mil On New Security

As the students return to class in the Pittsburgh Public Schools, they arrive amidst a school-wide effort to improve attendance numbers – and security.

08/26/2013

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Newtown Victim’s Sister Says Assault Guns Should Be Banned & Recalled

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John talk to Jillian Soto, sister of one of the teachers killed during the Newtown school shooting, about her view of gun control and her work in Washington, DC.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/10/2013

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President Obama Unveils Sweeping Anti-Gun Violence Proposal

Braced for a fight, President Barack Obama on Wednesday unveiled the most sweeping proposals for curbing gun violence in two decades, pressing a reluctant Congress to pass universal background checks and bans on military-style assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines like the ones used in the Newtown, Conn., school shooting.

KDKA-TV–01/16/2013

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Ohio School District To Arm Some Employees

A school district in Ohio says it plans to arm a few of its non-teaching employees with handguns.

KDKA-TV–01/11/2013

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K-9 Comfort Dogs Help Grieving Newtown Families

KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert talks to Tim Hetzner, President of the K-9 Comfort Dogs, about what they’re experiencing in Newtown, Conn. as they try to consul grieving families and friends of the shooting victims.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/20/2012

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Obama Sets Up Gun Violence Task Force

Spurred by a horrific elementary school shooting, President Barack Obama tasked his administration Wednesday with creating concrete proposals to reduce the gun violence that has plagued the country.

KDKA-TV–12/19/2012

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Local School Reacts To Newtown School Shooting

KDKA-AM’s Larry Richert talks to Dr. Michael Panza, superintendent of the Sto-Rox Area School District, about he is doing at his schools in the wake of the shooting rampage.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/18/2012

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Family Psychologist Shares Thoughts On School Shooting, How To Talk To Kids

KDKA-AM’s Larry and John spend the morning with Dr. Christian Conte, a local nationally recognized family therapist and anger management expert, about how to deal with the Newtown,Conn. school shootings.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/17/2012

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