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Dozens Injured In Plant Explosion In Texas

A massive explosion at a fertilizer plant near Waco on Wednesday night injured dozens of people and sent flames shooting into the night sky, leaving the factory a smoldering ruin following a blast that damaged buildings for blocks in every direction.

04/18/2013

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Wife Of Former Justice Of The Peace Arrested In Texas Murders

The wife of former Kaufman County justice of the peace arrested in Texas murder case.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/17/2013

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Stabbing Leaves More Than A Dozen Injured At Texas College Campus

A student went on a building-to-building stabbing attack at a Texas community college Tuesday, wounding at least 14 people – many in the face and neck – before being subdued and arrested, authorities and witnesses said.

04/09/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

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Local Student Selected To Be In U.S. Army All-American Marching Band

A local high school student is one of only 125 in the country to be selected to be in this year’s U.S. Army All-American Marching Band. There was a special ceremony for him at his school on Monday.

12/03/2012

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Gridiron Grub: Did Someone Say Bacon?

When it comes to tailgating, grilling is a must. As a simple crowd pleaser, kabobs have infinite variations. This version combines a rich, smoky and sweet bourbon glaze with the sweet-tart flavor of pineapples and […]

09/05/2012

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Opinion: Mess In Texas

In Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.

07/02/2012

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Opinion: GOP Shows True Priorities With War On Women

Instead of working on the economy the GOP has focused on denying women access to health care.

06/20/2012

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Transform Father’s Day Into The Adventure Of A Lifetime

Want to do something fun with your dad for Father’s Day? Check out these exciting activities that are sure to be an adventure!

06/07/2012

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3 Men Arrested In Nickel Theft At Local Steel Plant

State police have arrested three men in connection with the theft of more than 17,000 pounds of nickel from the ATI/Allegheny Ludlum Steel Plant in Harrison Township.

10/28/2011

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Robbie Grossman: 100/100 Club

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Pirates minor league prospect OF Robbie Grossman has joined some exclusive company. Last night Grossman became the first minor leaguer since Nick Swisher in 2004 to score 100 runs and walk 100 times […]

KDKA-TV–08/19/2011

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Pirates To Offer Bell Record Money

It appears as though Pirates second-round pick Josh Bell’s commitment to the University of Texas will be put to the test.

KDKA-TV–08/10/2011

Pitt Head Football Coach Todd Graham

Pitt Adding Quarterback From Houston

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Pitt coach Todd Graham is getting a quarterback from his old recruiting territory. Pearland’s (Tx) Trey Anderson will attend as a preferred walk-on, who could earn a scholarship with the Panthers. Anderson (6-0, […]

KDKA-TV–07/28/2011

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Man In Custody In Deadly Ligonier Shooting

A man from Texas is in police custody accused in a deadly shooting at a restaurant in Westmoreland County last night. According to police, the shooting happened around 6 p.m. at Fat Daddy’s Place on Route 30 in Ligonier after an argument over a television channel.

07/12/2011

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Gateway High School Football Player Shot, Killed In N.C.

Police in North Carolina have arrested a Texas man following a shooting that left one Gateway High School student dead and another wounded while they were on a trip to tour colleges and play in a football tournament.

06/24/2011

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