Stephanie Watson

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Dead NASA Satellite Barrels Toward Earth

NASA is tracking one of its dead satellites (UARS) the size of a school bus. Officials expect it to tear through the earth’s atmosphere at tens of thousands of miles an hour Friday afternoon.


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Local Humane Society Filled With Pets Needing Homes

It’s crisis mode for the staff and volunteers at the Western PA Humane Society. Their North Side shelter is overrun, spilling into the hallways with not stray animals, but owner-surrendered pets.


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2 Local Airmen Surprise Wives, Meet Kids For 1st Time

Being overseas in the military has plenty of hardships, but for two local servicemen, they missed the births of their children. However, there was a happy reunion Wednesday between the men, their wives and their newborns.


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Steelers Fans Give Predictions For Regular Season

The Steelers final preseason game Thursday night against the Panthers gave players the opportunity to make the roster, but it gave fans the opportunity preview the talent and make this year’s predictions.


Brittany Weir is accused of leaving her 1-month-old son in a hot trailer while she allegedly went to get drugs.  (Credit: Irwin Police Department)

Baby Left Sleeping In Hot Mobile Home

Emergency officials say a 1-month-old baby was left sleeping in a hot mobile home. This happened at 53 Caruthers Lane in Irwin at about 2 p.m. Friday.


Family members of 10-month-old Desmire Williams gathered outside the daycare on Singer Place in Wilkinsburg where he was found unresponsive.  (Credit: KDKA)

Memorial Held For Wilkinsburg Baby

Members of a community gathered to remember a baby who died after being found unresponsive at a daycare center in Wilkinsburg.


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Mother Of Baby Found Unresponsive At Daycare Has Questions

The mother of a baby who was found unresponsive at a daycare center in Wilkinsburg is questioning what happened to her son.


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911 Call Released From Tragic Shooting In North Carolina

The dramatic 911 call about the shooting of two Gateway High School football players in North Carolina have been released.


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5 Hospitalized After Whitaker Bus-Pickup Truck Crash

Five people were sent to the hospital after a pickup truck and Port Authority bus crashed in Whitaker.


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Walker Stolen From 2-Year-Old With Spina Bifida

Amee Passione is upset that someone would take the walker belonging to her 2-year-old son Connor. He suffers from Spina Bifida and can’t walk on his own.


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Consumer Reports Investigates Claims Of Injury From Toning Shoes

You’ve no doubt seen the commercials for shoes that promise to get you in shape fast, just by walking in them. Sales of toning shoes totaled more than a billion dollars last year – that’s about three times the year before. But are they doing more harm than good? Consumer Reports Health recently looked into claims that the shoes are causing serious injuries.


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Duquesne School District Presents Preliminary Budget

State education cuts now have the Duquesne City School District dealing with a $2.5 million budget shortfall.


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5 Arrested In Alleged Marijuana Operation In Carrick

After watching a house for weeks, authorities arrested five people in connection to an alleged marijuana operation in Carrick.


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Final Public Hearing Held For Civic Arena

People both for and against the demolition of the Civic Arena voiced their opinions during a public hearing.


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Rain Puts Damper On Outdoor Activities

Back to back rainy days this spring has local baseball fields normally packed with kids this time of year deserted.