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Study: Pittsburgh Drivers Spend Nearly 3 Days Stuck In Traffic Per Year

According to a new study, Pittsburgh drivers spend nearly three-full days a year stuck in traffic.

03/31/2015

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Dunlap: Krueger Brothers Making Mark In Speedskating

Pittsburgh has turned out football players — that much we know, that much we celebrate like the shiniest badge of honor. This guy and that guy, that quarterback and this lineman, seemingly just about everyone who has made it is from here or has some kind of tie to western Pennsylvania.

93-7 The Fan–01/28/2015

People gather at the Place Royale in Nantes on Jan. 7, 2015, to show their solidarity for the victims of the attack by unknown gunmen on the offices of the satirical weekly, Charlie Hebdo.  (Photo credit: Georges Gobet/AFP/Getty Images)

John Kerry Offers ‘Big Hug’ To Paris After Attacks, Brings James Taylor

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry paid respect in both English and French on Friday to the victims of last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris in a show of American solidarity with the French people.

01/16/2015

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Deportation Looms For Honduran Man After Judge Declares Obama Action Invalid

A Honduran man whose case led a federal judge in Pittsburgh to declare President Barack Obama’s executive actions on immigration unconstitutional will be sentenced next week and eventually deported.

01/14/2015

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NORAD Tracking Santa’s Annual Christmas Journey

Santa Claus is coming to town!

12/23/2014

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Local Woman Hails Improved Relations With Cuba

When President Obama addressed the nation with word that he was going to normalize relations with Cuba, one local woman was watching intently.

12/17/2014

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Honda To Expand Air Bag Recall Nationwide

Under pressure from federal regulators, Honda is expanding a recall of driver’s side air bags to all 50 states.

12/03/2014

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Rockefeller Foundation Puts Pittsburgh On Their ‘Resilient Cities’ List

NEW YORK (KDKA/AP) – Thirty-five cities from Accra, Ghana, to Wellington, New Zealand, are being recognized by the New York-based Rockefeller Foundation for their ideas on physical, social and economic resilience. The foundation announced the […]

12/03/2014

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President Obama Unveils Executive Actions On Immigration

Spurning furious Republicans, President Barack Obama unveiled expansive executive actions on immigration Thursday night to spare nearly 5 million people in the U.S. illegally from deportation and refocus enforcement efforts on “felons, not families.”

11/20/2014

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WWII Vet Determined To Get Fellow Marine Recognized For His Ultimate Sacrifice

A local World War II veteran has dedicated his life’s work to getting his former sergeant from the Battle of Iwo Jima recognized for saving his life during the war.

11/11/2014

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New Engineering Lab Helping Wounded Vets Find New Life

They’re wounded Iraq War veterans still suffering from post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries, but they consider themselves fortunate to have survived the improvised explosives and mortar attacks that nearly took their lives.

11/11/2014

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Federal Health Official On Ebola: States Have Options

For Americans wondering why President Barack Obama hasn’t forced all states to follow a single, national rule for isolating potential Ebola patients, the White House has a quick retort: Talk to the Founding Fathers.

10/28/2014

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Pittsburgh Most Livable City in Continental U.S.

Once again, Pittsburgh has been named the most livable city in the continental United States.

08/26/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

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Strip District Tavern Is Place To Watch World Cup Soccer In Pittsburgh

The popularity of soccer is growing in the United States.

06/26/2014

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