KDKA's Chris Hoffman is talking to an economist about the unemployment rate during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Reporter Update: Pa. Attorney General Has Advice For People Waiting On Last StimulusAre you still waiting on the last stimulus check? You’re not alone. KDKA's Shelby Cassesse is getting answers.
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UPMC Nurse Part Of Inauguration FestivitiesJackie Kwasniewski, a nurse leader at UPMC Children's, sang during the Inauguration Day celebrations.
Company Makes PPE Shield That Creates Electrical Charge To Protect Against COVID-19A Pennsylvania company has made a PPE shield that creates an electrical charge to render COVID-19 inactive.
Shaler High School Students Trying To Save 155 Acres Of Land And Trees From BulldozerThe students are working to save 155 acres in Girtys Woods. Hear now from two of them.
Local Leaders Have High Hopes As A Result Of Biden's Special Relationship To PittsburghPresident Joe Biden needs no introduction to Pittsburgh, as he has been to this region many times over the years. Local leaders hope this will bring dividends to this area; KDKA's Jon Delano reports.
KDKA-TV Evening Forecast (1/20)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Ray Petelin's forecast!
Department Of Education Extends Freeze On Federal Student LoansIn the stack of executive orders signed Wednesday by President Joe Biden, there was an action requesting the U.S. Department of Education extend the Trump-era freeze on federal loan payments and collections through Sept. 30 and keep interest rates at zero percent; KDKA's Royce Jones reports.
West Virginia's Coronavirus Vaccine RolloutThe state is leading the nation in the percentage of vaccines administered. KDKA's Andy Sheehan has more on how the state is getting it done.
Man Suspected In Multiple Armed Robberies Accused Of Taking Woman’s Wedding Bands Right Off Her FingersPolice are looking for an alleged armed robber they say terrified and took money and valuables from several victims in Uniontown over a 48-hour period; KDKA's Ross Guidotti reports.
Adult Children Look For Vaccine For Parents And GrandparentsAdult children are on a mission to find available doses of the vaccine for their parents, but it is no easy task. KDKA's Meghan Schiller has more.
Do You Still Have To Wear A Mask After Being Vaccinated? UPMC Doctor Answers COVID-19 Vaccine QuestionsThere are a lot of questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. KDKA's Kristine Sorensen talks with UPMC's Medical Director of Infection Prevention to answer some of the most common questions.
Sen. Ted Cruz's Paris Climate Accord Comments Upset Pittsburgh LeadersTexas Senator Ted Cruz says the Paris Climate Accord doesn't help the workers of Pittsburgh. KDKA's Chris Hoffman explains why local leaders say that couldn't be further from the truth.
President Biden To Face Tough Challenges Related To CoronavirusOn the COVID-19 front, President Joe Biden will have some tough challenges. KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra has more.
Scammers Finding Market Related To COVID-19 VaccineWith a lot of people who qualify for a coronavirus shot frustrated they can't get one, scammers have found a market. KDKA's Nicole Ford has more.
Reporter Update: President Biden Signs Action On Federal Student Loan PaymentsPresident Joe Biden has signed an executive order giving federal student loan borrowers a break on payments; KDKA's Royce Jones reports.
Pennsylvania Department Of Human Services Releases Racial Equity ReportThe Pennsylvania Department of Human Services released its racial equity report highlighting inequities and disparities. KDKA's Bryant Reed has more.
Joe Biden's Mask Mandate Doesn't Change Much For Pittsburgh's Public Transportation SystemsPresident Joe Biden has signed an executive order that mandates masks on public transportation. The people who run Pittsburgh's transportation systems were caught by surprise, but it turns out it won't affect them very much; KDKA's Paul Martino reports.
Reporter Update: Senator Ted Cruz's Comments About Paris Climate Accord Doesn't Sit Well With Pittsburgh LeadersSenator Ted Cruz's comments about rejoining the Paris Climate Accord aren't sitting well with Pittsburgh leaders; KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
Reporter Update: Young People Trying Snag COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments For Their ParentsYoung people tell KDKA's Meghan Schiller they're glued to their devices in an attempt to get their older family members COVID-19 vaccines.
Reporter Update: Pharmacy Gets Guidance To Crush Empty COVID-19 Vaccine VialsA black market is popping up for empty vaccine vials being sold with “extra doses.” Now there is new guidance to providers to eliminate the scams; KDKA's Nicole Ford reports.
Reporter Update: COVID-19 Challenges Facing The Biden AdministrationWhat are some of the COVID-19 challenges facing the Biden administration? KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra talks to a local infectious diseases doctor.
Reporter Update: State Department Of Human Services Releases Racial Equity ReportThe state's Department of Human Services released their racial equity report highlighting inequities and disparaties; KDKA's Bryant Reed reports.
Something Good: Vases Handmade In Pittsburgh Presented To Biden, HarrisThe vases handmade by a local master glasscutter were presented on Inauguration Day to President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.