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Virginia Shooting Has Local Congressman Pushing For Mental Health Legislation

Yesterday’s shooting is just one of many multiple killings that have people around the country calling for better gun control and help for those with mental illness.

08/27/2015

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KD Investigation: Congressman Wants Answers In Vet Suicides

After fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq — returning U.S. veterans are committing suicide in astounding numbers.

04/24/2015

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Get Marty: Family’s Quest To Bury Navy Veteran At Sea

The family of a deceased Navy Veteran caught up in a horrible bureaucratic nightmare reached out to KDKA to “Get Marty.”

02/05/2015

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Congressman Hopeful New VA Administrator Will Turn Things Around

Like so many teenagers in the ‘60s, Don Bowers went to Vietnam.

11/11/2014

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Rep. Murphy, Sen. Casey Discuss Handling Of Ebola Crisis

As concerns over Ebola continue to spread, Pennsylvania lawmakers are weighing in on how the virus is being handled.

10/20/2014

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Politicians, Doctors Team Up To Prepare For Ebola

As the nation grapples with Ebola, Sen. Bob Casey teamed up with doctors and specialists from UPMC Presbyterian Hospital Friday morning to discuss how prepared we are.

10/17/2014

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Lawmakers Hope To Make Assisted Suicide Legal In Pa.

Those who have experienced the painful deaths of loved ones understand why Brittany Maynard wants to end her life on her own terms in Oregon, as she recounts in her own video about the pills that will take her young life before the brain cancer does.

10/14/2014

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Local Congressmen Call For Travel Ban To, From Ebola-Affected African Countries

Did the late Thomas Eric Duncan enter the United States under false pretenses, covering up his exposure to Ebola in Liberia to customs officials?

10/14/2014

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Local Vietnam Vet Belatedly Gets His Purple Heart

Carl Charnesky of Bethel Park was wounded in Vietnam decades ago, but it’s only now that he received the purple heart, thanks to the assistance of his congressman, Tim Murphy

10/14/2014

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TSA Plans To Close Pittsburgh Federal Air Marshal Service Office

The government is planning to shut down the Federal Air Marshal Service Office here in Pittsburgh by next year.

02/27/2014

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Many Worried Expiration Of Unemployment Benefits Could Have Crippling Effects

More than one million unemployed Americans lost their benefits Saturday as the Federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation program expired.

12/28/2013

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Rep. Murphy Hopes Mental Health Bill Will Prevent Future School Tragedies

Police in Connecticut have released thousands of pages of documents from the investigation into last year’s school massacre in Newtown, Conn.

12/27/2013

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Healthcare.gov Enrollment Numbers Lower Than Expected

Healthcare.gov enrollment numbers are lower than expected.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/14/2013

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Consol Energy To Sell W. Va. Coal Operations, Positions For Growth

Consol Energy — formerly Consolidation Coal Company — is getting out of the domestic coal business, at least in West Virginia.

10/28/2013

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Lawmakers Getting Earful From Constituents After Shutdown

Lawmakers ended the government shutdown earlier this week with a last minute deal, but it could all happen again early next year if a long-term deal isn’t reached.

10/18/2013

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