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EPA Head Visits Pittsburgh To Undo Methane Leak Rule For Oil, Gas IndustryPresident Trump’s administration is undoing Obama-era rules designed to limit greenhouse gas emissions from oil and gas fields and pipelines,
Which Type Of Coronavirus Test Should You Get?There are three types of coronavirus tests. KDKA's Kristine Sorensen helps break them all down.
Wolf Administration Releases Report On Coronavirus Health DisparitiesA task force created by Gov. Tom Wolf to investigate health disparities of the pandemic released its report Thursday. In April, 20 to 30 percent of race data was unreported in coronavirus test results. Now Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine says that number is over over 60 percent; KDKA's Meghan Schiller reports.
Group Of Parishioners Disappointed In Catholic Diocese Of Pittsburgh's Plan For Change Following Clergy Sexual AbuseTomorrow will mark two years since the grand jury report on clergy sexual abuse. After several listening sessions, Bishop David Zubik outlined a plan for change, but a group of parishioners say the diocese has fallen short; KDKA's Andy Sheehan reports.
Families At Home In Need Of NanniesAs schools go online, there is a high demand for nannies. KDKA's Royce Jones has more.
KDKA-TV Evening Forecast (8/13)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Ray Petelin's forecast!
Study: Neck Gaiters May Be Worse Than Not Wearing A Mask At AllA new study shows that neck gaiters are not only ineffective as protective masks, they could actually be worse than not wearing a mask at all; KDKA's Kristine Sorensen reports.
South Hills Dentist Disagrees With WHO's Recommendations, Says 'All Dental Is Essential'The World Health Organization is recommending postponing nonessential dental visits for things like cleanings and cosmetic procedures; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Pittsburgh Area Sending Delegates To DNCThe Pittsburgh area is sending the oldest and one of the youngest delegates to the Democratic National Convention. KDKA's Jon Delano talked to both.
Cache Of Civil War-Era Cannonballs Uncovered Beneath PittsburghAn excavator operator turning soil for a new condominium development in Lawrenceville uncovered a cache of Civil War-era cannonballs.
President Trump To Reportedly Visit Scranton Next ThursdayPresident Trump will reportedly visit Pennsylvania during the Democratic National Convention.
Grand Jury Investigation Uncovers Alleged Fayette County Prison CorruptionA grand jury investigation has uncovered alleged corruption inside the Fayette County Prison; KDKA's Ross Guidotti reports.
Diocese Of Pittsburgh Pushes Back Elementary School Start DateThe Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh pushed the start date for elementary schools to Sept. 8.
Cats And Kittens Abandoned In Washington Co.Dozens of cats have been left abandoned at a Washington County home without water or food, KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
Gov. Wolf Says Discussions With PIAA Won't Make Him Change His No Sports RecommendationWill discussions with the PIAA make Gov. Tom Wolf change his recommendation to postpone sports? He says he doesn't think so, but he also says playing is ultimately the PIAA's decision.
Reporter Update: Taskforce Looks At Coronavirus Health DisparitiesKDKA's Meghan Schiller has a look at the state's task force report on coronavirus health disparities.
Around The Table: Joe Biden Selects Kamala Harris As Running MateKDKA Stacy Smith goes Around The Table about Joe Biden's decision to select Kamala Harris as his vice president.
Reporter Update: The Importance Of Flu ShotsKDKA's Amy Wadas is talking with medical experts about the importance of getting a flu shot this year amid the coronavirus pandemic.
FDA Recalling Produce Due To Potential Listeria ContaminationThe FDA has announced a voluntary recall by Freshouse II LLC due to a potential listeria contamination.
KDKA-TV Afternoon Forecast (8/13)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Mary Ours' forecast!
AMC Theaters Reopen On August 20, Celebrating 100 Years With 'Movies In 2020 At 1920 Prices'On August 20, AMC Waterfront 22 along with over 100 other locations across the United States will reopen to the public.
Cinemark Theaters Plan To Reopen Aug. 21Cinemark is planning to reopen its theaters in our area on Aug. 21.
Pa. Health Dept. Announces 991 More Coronavirus Cases, Statewide Case Count Now 122,121The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 991 new cases of Coronavirus on Thursday and 24 additional deaths.

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