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Tanker Explodes In Westmoreland CountyNewsChopper 2 captured a tanker exploding in Westmoreland County.
Pa. Lottery Announces Mega Millions, Powerball Tickets Available For Purchase OnlineEffective today, it is easier to play the two biggest lottery jackpot games offered in Pennsylvania; KDKA's John Shumway reports.
Multiples Injuries After Explosion, Fire In Westmoreland Co.Three people are hurt after an explosion and fire at a commercial garage in Westmoreland Co., KDKA's Pam Surano reports.
Allegheny Police Warning Of Dating App ScamThe Allegheny County Police sent out a warning about a dating app extortion scam.
Police Searching For Missing 13-Year-OldState police are asking the public for help finding a missing 13-year-old girl last seen in Westmoreland County.
KDKA-TV Evening Forecast (1/17)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Ray Petelin’s forecast!
FBI Stepping In To Protect Integrity Of Local ElectionsThe FBI is rolling out new guidelines to ensure the integrity of local elections, KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
New Kensington-Arnold School District Fighting Head Lice ProblemThe New Kensington-Arnold School District is crawling with head lice. Here's what the district plans on doing to solve the problem; KDKA's Royce Jones reports.
Port Authority To Test Equipment Allowing Riders To Pay By SmartphoneThe Port Authority is testing new hardware that will allow riders to pay for tickets using their smartphones.
Westmoreland Co. Jury Finds Man Who Claims His Twin Brother Was The Shooter Guilty Of MurderA jury has reached a verdict in the case of a Westmoreland County man who claims his identical twin brother was the real killer; KDKA's Ross Guidotti reports.
Crews To Work 12 Hours Shifts To Prepare Roads For Incoming Wintry MixSome roads were slick as Pittsburghers were making their commutes this morning, causing crashes and a few questions about where the salt trucks where; KDKA's Bob Allen reports.
Arnold, New Kensington Communities On Edge After ShootingsTwo Westmoreland County communities are on edge after a pair of shootings, KDKA's Paul Martino reports.
Crews On To Scene Of Trailer Explosion, FireA trailer caused an explosion in Westmoreland County.
Local Church Organizing Gun Buyback ProgramA church in Homewood is taking a stand against gun violence on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
Reporter Update: Chris Hoffman - FBI Has New Election SecurityThe FBI has new election security protocols going into place for upcoming elections, KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
KDKA-TV Afternoon Forecast (1/17)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Mary Ours’ 7-day forecast!
Homewood Church Organizes Gun Buyback Program On MLK Jr. DayA church in Homewood is taking a stand against gun violence on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Imposes Fines Against U.S. SteelThe Allegheny County Health Department thousands of dollars in more fines against U.S. Steel.
Fire Destroys Mobile Home In CheswickA mobile home has been destroyed by a fire in Cheswick; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Reporter Update: Homewood Church Holding Gun Buyback ProgramThe Holy Cross Episcopal Church in Homewood is holding a gun buyback program. The church says it's offering $100 per firearm, no questions asked; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
That's A Wrap: Jan. 17, 2020A look back on some of KDKA's David Highfield and Heather Abraham's favorite moments on the show this week.
Penguin Update: More PupsCanine companions for independence-in-training puppy Penguin has three pals joining the training.
Chime In Game: Jan. 17, 2020Team PTL play the fun game.