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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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Congressman Murphy Discusses Mental Health

KDKA Radio’s Dimitri Vassilaros speaks with Congressman Tim Murphy about mental health issues.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/19/2012

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Psychologist Talks Violence In Media & Video Games

Dr. Christian Conte joined KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek to talk about violence in life, family and relationships. Dr. Conte is a licensed professional counselor and a national certified psychologist.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/19/2012

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2 Teens Recovering After Separate Shooting In Homewood, Knoxville

Two teenagers are recovering in the hospital this Thanksgiving after overnight shootings just minutes apart in different Pittsburgh neighborhoods.

11/22/2012

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Former UN Diplomat Discusses Middle East Violence

KDKA Radio’s Chris Moore talked to former United Nations diplomat and defense contractor Gordon Duff.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/16/2012

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Finding A Solution To Stop Violence In Local Communities

The Alliance for Police Accountability’s Brandy Fisher joined Mike Pintek on NewsRadio1020 KDKA for a discussion in hopes to find a solution against violence in the Pittsburgh area.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–08/27/2012

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McKeesport Marks National Day Out

Communities across the country marked the annual National Night Out in their own way. The event raises awareness about violence and unites neighbors to combat crime.

08/08/2012

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McKees Rocks Community Looking To Curb Recent Surge In Violence

A recent spike in violence has McKees Rocks on edge. The community came together for a meeting Thursday night looking to take the first steps toward curbing crime in their area.

07/19/2012

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Center For Victims Of Violence & Crime, Women’s Place Announce Merger

Two big names in helping victims of abuse are joining forces. It’s an effort that is sure to help countless numbers of people in our area.

07/13/2012

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