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Congressman Rothfus Questions VA Pittsburgh Wait List

Congressional representatives in our region are asking why some 700 local veterans have waited months, and in some cases, even years to receive care from VA Pittsburgh healthcare system.

06/06/2014

Editorial

Eric Shinseki

The following KDKA editorial discusses Eric Shineski’s resignation from his secretary position Friday as the VA hospitals scandal continues to grow nationwide.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/02/2014

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/02/2014

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President Obama Addresses VA Hospital Scandal

President Obama summoned Eric Shineski, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, to the Oval Office to discuss the growing scandal inside the department’s medical system.

05/21/2014

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Bobtown Pizza Shop Getting National Attention Over Coupon Controversy

Natives in the rural area of Bobtown say a simple gesture has snowballed out of control.

03/07/2014

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Chevron Pizza ‘Scandal’ Not A Problem With Locals

Critics are raging after an energy giant offered pizza coupons to a community near a natural gas well that exploded last month, killing a worker.

03/07/2014

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Colin Dunlap: Officials in Tomlin Incident Must Face Discipline

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin got his. And rightly so. But the gettin’ can’t stop with Mike Tomlin.

12/04/2013

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State Police Investigate Sexting At Hempfield High School

Investigators are looking into an alleged sexting scandal at Hempfield High School.

09/30/2013

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5 First-Time Emmy Nominees Who Deserve To Win

It’s Emmy time again, and among the nominees for the top awards are five first-time contenders, three of whom have been acting for decades on the big and/or small screen.

08/22/2013

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Man At Heart Of Watergate Scandal Reflects 40 Years Later

It was one of the biggest news stories of the 20th century, leading directly to the resignation of President Richard Nixon.

05/17/2013

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Football Fans Weigh In On Marino’s Shocking Admission

If there was ever a fairytale story of a hometown hero who made it big, it would be the tale of Dan Marino. From South Oakland to Central Catholic to the University of Pittsburgh and then the Miami Dolphins, Marino was the local quarterback who made it.

01/31/2013

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REWIND: Was The GRAMMY Best Dance Recording Hijacked?

This week on REWIND: Awards Show Edition, there’s yet another GRAMMY scandal and it goes by the name is Al Walser. He’s the relative unknown who somehow landed a nomination against GRAMMY winner Skrillex’s “Bangarang”, Calvin […]

01/07/2013

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Former PSU President Wants Charges Dropped

Graham Spanier is charged with perjury, obstruction of justice and endangering the welfare of children in connection with the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

11/27/2012

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PSU Trustees To Decide On Settlements Connected To Sandusky Scandal

Penn State trustees plan to hold a special meeting next week to consider whether to give a board subcommittee the authority to approve possible settlements to lawsuits connected to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

10/20/2012

Jerry Sandusky

Lawyer: Sandusky Regrets Not Testifying

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky regrets not taking the stand at his child sex abuse trial and likely will be sentenced next month, his defense lawyer said Wednesday.

93-7 The Fan–09/06/2012

Jerry Sandusky

Sandusky Victim Sues Penn State

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) The young man whose 2009 allegations of sexual abuse led to the Penn State scandal and criminal convictions of former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is asking a court to find the university also at fault.

93-7 The Fan–08/27/2012

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