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Local Workers Celebrate Workers’ Memorial Day

It’s called Workers’ Memorial Day, and on Tuesday morning a crowd assembled to commemorate the lives of those who have lost their lives on the job.

04/28/2015

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Gov. Wolf Takes On UPMC For Its Low Pay

On KDKA Radio Tuesday morning, Gov. Tom Wolf criticized UPMC for failing to pay its employees adequately, contrasting the salaries of the highest paid to the average at UPMC with what he paid his employees when he owned and operated a company.

04/14/2015

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Outbound Fort Pitt Tunnel To Close This Weekend

Work will continue this weekend on the ceiling of the Fort Pitt Tunnel.

03/24/2015

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Outbound Fort Pitt Tunnel To Close This Weekend Despite NCAA Tournament Games

Traffic on the outbound Parkway West could be a problem this weekend.

03/16/2015

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Extensive Parkway West Work Picks Up Again

Tonight marks the beginning of a 10-month project on the Parkway West.

03/02/2015

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Fast Food Workers Demand Higher Wages At Protest Downtown

Dozens of protesters gathered outside of a Downtown Pittsburgh fast food restaurant early this morning.

12/04/2014

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City’s Pothole Blitz Begins Monday

The city will work to repair potholes this week as part of a three-day “Pothole Blitz.”

11/23/2014

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Pittsburgh Area Utility Workers Approve Contract

Utility workers in the Pittsburgh area have approved a new contract.

08/16/2014

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Pa. American Water Points To Striking Workers For Open Hydrants

As the strike enters its fourth week, more than a dozen hydrants have been opened, and police warn that a loss of water pressure could put people in danger.

07/11/2014

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Spotlight On Striking PAWC Workers After Fire Hydrants Opened

Loosen the bolt on top of a hydrant and within seconds, hundreds of gallons of water will come rushing out.

07/02/2014

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With Congress Stalling, Gap & IKEA Move Ahead To Raise Minimum Wage

With President Obama’s efforts to increase the minimum wage blocked by Republicans in Congress, some companies are acting on their own.

06/26/2014

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More Locals Targeted By Thieves Posing As Workers

A local woman has a warning after being scammed.

12/30/2013

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Hundreds Rally Against UPMC, Call For Change

Several local politicians were joined by hundreds of demonstrators Saturday to Rally against healthcare provider UPMC.

09/07/2013

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Pittsburghers Bundling Up During Deep Freeze

If you’ve been outside, it’s not a place you want to stay for very long today. This kind of cold can be dangerous, but some people have to be outside in the elements.

01/22/2013

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Pittsburgh Ranks No. 5 For Happiest Workers

“Career Bliss” says Pittsburgh comes pretty close when it comes to actual career bliss.

01/16/2013

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