Violence

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KKK Recruiting Signs Spark Outrage In Emsworth

There is outrage in Emsworth after someone posted signs trying to recruit people to join the KKK. Police say the signs aren’t illegal, so people in the neighborhood are taking some action of their own.

04/02/2014

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Locals With Ties To Ukraine React To Ongoing Conflict

More than 5,000 miles separate the domes of St. Marys Ukrainian Orthodox Church in McKees Rocks from the the recent violence in Kiev’s Independence Square and the tense stalemate with Russia in Crimea.

03/03/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

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Homicides In Allegheny Co. Keep Pace With City For 2nd Year In A Row

Gun violence is spreading throughout Allegheny County’s suburbs.

01/01/2014

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Month Of October Filled With Violent Crime For Jeannette

October has been an especially violent month in the City of Jeannette.

10/29/2013

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Police Making Progress In Stopping Fights On South Side

Fighting on the South Side is a familiar scene – and is the focus of numerous complaints by people who live, and work, in the area.

10/28/2013

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Homewood Community Looking To Stop The Violence

Lawmakers and Homewood residents came together Wednesday night for a community meeting to try and find a way to stop the violence.

09/19/2013

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Police Investigating Overnight Violence In Homewood

Police are investigating an incident where shots were fired at an SUV as well as an armed carjacking in Homewood overnight.

07/22/2013

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Guilty Verdict For Texas Man Accused Of Killing Local Teenager

A man from Texas will spend the rest of his life in prison, convicted of killing a Gateway High School football player.

05/02/2013

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Washington Co. Murder-Suicide May Have Been Over Phish Concert Tickets

Two people are dead after am apparent murder-suicide in Washington County early Thursday morning.

04/25/2013

The outter perimeter near Massachusetts Avenue and Newbury Street is secured by police after two explosive devices detonated at the finish line of the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. Two people are confirmed dead and at least 23 injured after two explosions went off near the finish line to the marathon. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Former FBI Profiler Weighs In On Boston Bombing Investigation

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Shakespeare said it well: “April is the cruelest month.” April 15 – an unforgettable tragedy Monday in Boston. April19, 1995 – Timothy McVeigh sets off a truck bomb in Oklahoma City. April […]

04/16/2013

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Officials Hope To Reduce Violence With Gun Buybacks

State Rep. Ed Gainey calls this planned gun buyback initiative a way for the community to fight back against violence.

03/01/2013

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South Side Triple Stabbing Under Investigation

Two people are now in jail following a triple stabbing on Pittsburgh’s South Side.

02/07/2013

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Pittsburgh School Superintendent Talks Security At Local Schools

When a gunman killed 20 students and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., Pittsburgh Public Schools Superintendent Linda Lane says her first thoughts — Pittsburgh.

12/20/2012

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Gun Owners Blame Violent People

With the aftereffects still steaming in our minds, the Connecticut shooting has influenced the public to become more vocal on their thoughts of gun control.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/20/2012

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