Oregon Tragedy Spurs Rep. Murphy To Re-Double Efforts To Pass Mental Health BillFor U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy, an Upper St. Clair Republican, the issue of gun violence and mental health has become very personal.
Virginia Shooting Has Local Congressman Pushing For Mental Health LegislationYesterday'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.
KD Investigation: Congressman Wants Answers In Vet SuicidesAfter fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq -- returning U.S. veterans are committing suicide in astounding numbers.
Get Marty: Family's Quest To Bury Navy Veteran At SeaThe family of a deceased Navy Veteran caught up in a horrible bureaucratic nightmare reached out to KDKA to “Get Marty.”
Congressman Hopeful New VA Administrator Will Turn Things AroundLike so many teenagers in the ‘60s, Don Bowers went to Vietnam.
Rep. Murphy, Sen. Casey Discuss Handling Of Ebola CrisisAs concerns over Ebola continue to spread, Pennsylvania lawmakers are weighing in on how the virus is being handled.
Politicians, Doctors Team Up To Prepare For EbolaAs 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.
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.
Local Congressmen Call For Travel Ban To, From Ebola-Affected African CountriesDid the late Thomas Eric Duncan enter the United States under false pretenses, covering up his exposure to Ebola in Liberia to customs officials?
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
TSA Plans To Close Pittsburgh Federal Air Marshal Service OfficeThe government is planning to shut down the Federal Air Marshal Service Office here in Pittsburgh by next year.
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.