Local Family Says Their Loved One In Long-Term Care Is Dying From A Broken HeartA local family says their loved one in a long-term care facility is dying from a broken heart as the coronavirus pandemic prevents visitation; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
KDKA-TV Nightly Forecast (8/4)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Ray Petelin's forecast!
Superior Court Ruling Paves The Way For Trial In IUP Student's DeathThere's a major development in the case of an IUP student who died three years ago after a fight with a fraternity brother. A superior court ruling paves the way for a trial this fall; KDKA's Andy Sheehan reports.
Police: Man In Critical Condition After Being Shot Outside Elementary SchoolOne man is in the hospital and another man is detained after a shooting outside of an elementary school in Wilkinsburg.
Coronavirus And Health Care WorkersA new study found health care workers are three times more likely to contract the coronavirus, KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
House Education Committee Hears Concerns About Reopening SchoolReopening schools is the hot topic of discussion in Harrisburg this week. On Tuesday morning, the House Education Committee heard from two panels about concerns heading into the fall; KDKA's Nicole Ford reports.
Pa.'s Education Secretary Takes New Job As Schools Across State Grapple With Reopening PlansPennsylvania's secretary of education is leaving the job as the state grapples with school reopening plans.
Police Investigating Armed Robbery In Rostraver TownshipPolice are investigating an armed robbery at a gas station in Westmoreland County, KDKA's Ross Guidotti reports.
2020 Heinz Field Kickoff And Rib Fest CanceledThe 2020 Heinz Field Kickoff and Rib Fest is canceled because of coronavirus.
Reporter Update: Dying Of A Broken HeartA local family is concerned their loved one at a local long-term care facility is dying of a broken heart since they haven’t been able to visit her since March due to the pandemic; KDKA's Amy Wadas reports.
Reporter Update: Ross Guidotti - Rostraver Police Investigating Armed RobberyKDKA's Ross Guidotti has more on an armed robbery at a gas station where police believe the suspect is not acting alone.
Reporter Update: Nicole Ford - House Education Committees Hold Hearings On Reopening SchoolsDistricts have concerns and lawmakers heard from various agencies to help reopen schools safely in a few weeks, KDKA's Nicole Ford reports.
Reporter Update: Meghan Schiller - Pa. Politicians Hoping For Extension Of Extra $600 UnemploymentSen. Bob Casey and Gov. TomWolf talked about an extension to the $600 federal weekly supplement. KDKA's Meghan Schiller has more.
Reporter Update: Healthcare Workers More At-Risk For Being Infected With COVID-19, Study SaysA study shows that healthcare workers, even with PPE, are at a higher risk for being infected with coronavirus compared to the general population; KDKA's Dr. Maria Simbra reports.
Reporter Update: WPIAL Executive Director Responds To Gov. Wolf's Recent Comments About School SportsGov. Tom Wolf says he has a hard time seeing online-only schools having in-person contact sports in the fall. KDKA's Lindsay Ward talks to the WPIAL executive director about the governor's recent comments.
Reporter Update: Schools Make Changes To Band Camp During Coronavirus PandemicSome fall activities are underway as back-to-school season begins. Local marching bands are making changes to band camps to keep students safe; KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
Honda Recalls 1.6M Vans, SUVs In 4 Different U.S. RecallsHonda is recalling more than 1.6 million minivans and SUVs. Issues include faulty backup camera displays, malfunctioning dashboard lights and sliding doors that don't latch properly.
Band Camps March On With Some Changes During Coronavirus PandemicMany activities are canceled because of coronavirus, but band camp marches on as districts make changes to adapt; KDKA's Chris Hoffman reports.
Pa. Health Dept. Announces 854 New Coronavirus Cases As Statewide Total Grows To Over 115,000The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 854 new cases of COVID-19 and 23 additional deaths.
Gov. Tom Wolf Says It's Hard To Justify In-Person Contact Sports If A School Goes Completely VirtualSports or no sports this fall? Gov. Tom Wolf said if a school is going completely virtual, it seems hard to justify have in-person contact sports; KDKA's Lindsay Ward reports.
Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Reports 1 Additional Death And 132 More Coronavirus CasesThe Allegheny County Health Department is reporting 132 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday out of 1,778 test results, and one additional death.
KDKA-TV Afternoon Forecast (8/4)Stay on top of local weather with meteorologist Kristin Emery’s 7-day forecast!
Pittsburgh Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Says His Arm Feels GreatBen Roethlisberger says his arm is feeling great almost a year after his season-ending elbow injury.
Something Good: Save The Tigerland PoolPittsburgh Today Live's Heather and David update us on the effort to save the Tigerland Wave Pool!