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Psychiatrist: Anxious Feelings Normal For Kids After Traumatic Event In School

For children returning to school after a violent event there, being scared is to be expected.

04/10/2014

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Study Looks At Screen Time, Teen Bone Density

Computers, tablets, video games, TV — these entertaining devices can be hard on how much kids weigh, how well they see, and now a study hints at possibly how well their bones hold up.

04/08/2014

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Local High Schoolers Compete In Safe Driving Competition

After a quick lesson on the course, students from 10 area high schools showed off their skills behind the wheel.

04/03/2014

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Teen Killed While Playing “Army” With Friend

A 16-year-old Knoxville teenager, Kenneth Lampkin, died Monday at UPMC Mercy Hospital, after being shot over the weekend by his friend, 17-year-old Joseph Robinson.

03/24/2014

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Later School Start Time Could Increase Student Achievement

A new study shows that if you were to push back the start time by a half hour or an hour you will drastically improve your students achievement levels. The change will also lower risks of fighting, car accidents, and help the student’s hormones develop.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/19/2014

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New Study Highlights Dangers Of Distracted Driving

There is no doubt, distracted driving is a major problem.

01/02/2014

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4 Receive Community Service, Fines For Trick-Or-Treating Brawl

Four people are now facing fines and community service for a fight on Halloween.

12/12/2013

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Mercer Co. Car Crash Leaves 3 Dead

Three people are dead, including two high school football players, and four people were injured, including two children, after a head-on crash between an SUV and pickup truck late Friday night in Mercer County.

11/09/2013

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Girl Hospitalized After Trick-Or-Treating Brawl In West View

Five people are being cited and a girl was treated at the hospital Thursday night after a brawl broke out during trick-or-treating in West View.

11/01/2013

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Wilmerding Man Arrested Again On Child Sex Assault Charges

Melvin James Amodeo, 25, has been arrested for the second time in two weeks on child sex charges.

09/27/2013

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2 Teens Accused In Rec Center Attack Turn Themselves In

The two teens accused in the brutal beating of another teenager, which was captured on cell phone video, outside of the Brookline rec center have turned themselves into police.

06/27/2013

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Caught On Camera: Police Say Teen Beaten For Shoes, And Web Notoriety

Local recreation centers are supposed to be safe places for kids and teens, but what happened outside the rec center in Brookline is now the subject of a police investigation.

06/26/2013

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American Academy Of Pediatrics Backs New Guidelines For Acne Treatment

Acne is an age-old condition that many teens and older children face, but there are now new guidelines to treat it.

06/26/2013

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2 Teens To Plead Not Guilty In Steubenville Death Threat Case

Two Ohio teens accused of making online threats against a rape victim are scheduled for their first court appearance.

03/27/2013

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“Gallon Smashing” Milk Prank Spreads To Pa.

The latest YouTube video fad, “gallon smashing” has spread to supermarkets in Pennsylvania.

KDKA-TV–03/20/2013

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