KDKA News Update PM: January 9, 2021
UPMC Children’s Hospital Names New PresidentUPMC Children's Hospital has a new president.
Pennsylvania Treasury Returns $135M Of Unclaimed Property In 2021More than $135 million in unclaimed property was returned from the Pennsylvania Treasury in 2021. Even still, Treasurer Stacy Garrity says there's still more than $4 billion worth of it left.
Pittsburgh Councilman Warns Wilkinsburg Annexation Could Become 'Shotgun Wedding'The Pittsburgh City Council member whose district borders Wilkinsburg says he's not in favor of a "shotgun wedding."
Majority Of Pennsylvania's COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations And Deaths In 2021 Among UnvaccinatedHeading into the third year of the pandemic, about 75 percent of Pennsylvanian adults are fully vaccinated, but most of the people who are dying or hospitalized are not.
Former Pres. Trump's Ambassador To Denmark Says She Is Strongest Trump Supporter In Republican Primary For SenatorA former ambassador to Denmark is one of two Republican women seeking the nomination for U.S. Senate from Pennsylvania.
Sands Says She Is Strongest Trump Supporter In Republican Primary For SenatorA former ambassador to Denmark is one of two Republican women seeking the nomination for U.S. Senate from Pennsylvania.
Keeping Houses Of Worship SafeThe feeling of terror inside a house of worship is something we’ve seen too many times. After a hostage situation at a Texas synagogue, KDKA's Chris Hoffman spoke with leaders in our Jewish community to see what is being done to keep everyone safe.
Robert Bowers’ Defense Seeks Change Of Venue For Upcoming TrialRobert Bowers, accused of killing 11 Jewish congregants as they prayed at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh’s Squirrel Hill neighborhood, is now seeking a change of venue for his trial.
FBI Warns Of Hoax Kidnapping Scam Targeting 724-Area CodesFBI Pittsburgh is alerting residents about a hoax kidnapping scam targeting Western Pennsylvanians who have family members traveling near the southwest border; KDKA's Jessica Guay reports.
Rising Cost Of Natural Gas Could Impact Your Heating BillStaying inside your home might sound like the best option as temperatures begin to drop.
KDKA-TV Evening Forecast (1/18)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Ray Petelin's forecast!
Pittsburgh Crews To Clear All Streets By Tuesday Night, Public Works Director SaysTuesday was a slushy, snowed-in struggle for many Pittsburghers, more than 24 hours after the snow had stopped falling; KDKA's Meghan Schiller reports.
Beaver County Crews Continue Work To Dig OutKDKA's Shelley Bortz has the latest on cleanup efforts in the county.
Butler County Crews Continue Work To Dig OutKDKA's Erika Stanish has the latest on cleanup efforts.
Reporter Update: Energy Assistance Programs Offered In Our AreaKDKA's Amy Wadas is looking at some of the energy assistance programs being offered in our area as cold temperatures move in.
One-On-One With Ambass. Carla SandsKDKA's Jon Delano sits down with Ambassador Carla Sands as she announces her run for U.S. Senate.
Reporter Update: Places Of Worship Evaluate SecurityThe hostage incident at a Texas synagogue over the weekend has Pittsburgh area places of worship evaluating their own safety and security plans; KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
Web Extra: NewsChopper 2 Surveys City Covered In SnowNewsChopper 2 flew over the City of Pittsburgh this afternoon, surveying road conditions after the big snow.
Web Extra: Full Interview With Rabbi MyersKDKA Pam Surano's full Interview with Rabbi Jeffrey Myers, of the Tree Of Life Synagogue.
Coming Up On PTL!Coming Up On PTL! (1/18)
Something Good: Snow Much HelpA look at some of the Good Samaritans during yesterday's snowstorm.
The Hilarious Moms Of 'Mom So Hard' Coming To PittsburghWe're chatting with the hilarious duo of "I Mom So Hard." They have a show coming up here in Pittsburgh.
Celina Around Town: Tupelo Honey Southern Kitchen & BarPTL's Celina Pompeani visits Tupelo Honey Southern Kitchen & Bar. the newest restaurant at Station Square, to sample the food!
Climbing The Walls At Steel City BouldersPTL's Daisy Jade visits Iron City Boulders in Lawrenceville to see what the unique fitness center is all about.