A Week In Review: Headlines From The Week Of November 10th Through 16th

Rudolph hit in the head with helmet, Impeachment inquiry, California school shooting

Rachel Kalas
November 15, 2019 - 9:40 pm
Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett (95) hits Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph

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PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - A look back at the headlines from the week of November 3rd through November 9th.  

Local News:

Man Accused Of Shooting Rookie Officer Found Guilty
"A man accused in the shooting death of a rookie New Kensington Police Officer has been found guilty of 1st degree murder and three other counts." Continue Reading

Holt Gets Death Penalty For Killing Rookie Police Officer
"Rahmael Holt who was found guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday in the shooting death of New Kensington Police Officer Brian Shaw, has been sentenced to death by the same jury that convicted him. " Continue Reading

Bethel Park Police Seek Woman Missing For Two Months
"Jamie Ray Feeden was last seen two months ago. She's 33 years old and about 4' 1"." Continue Reading

Help for Homeless Veterans in Pittsburgh
"Veterans Place on Washington Boulevard in the Larimer-Highland Park area now has a remodeled commercial kitchen and new food pantry to serve the 300 homeless veterans it sees every year. " Continue Reading

34 New Officers Join Pittsburgh Police Force
"Thirty-four new Pittsburgh Police officers graduated Thursday." Continue Reading

Pittsburgh Planning for More Bike Lanes
"The city of Pittsburgh is planning for more bike lanes. A master plan on where lanes should go is due from the Peduto administration by the end of the year." Continue Reading

Bus Stop In Front Of Homeless Shelter To Be Eliminated
"A bus stop along Brighton Road is slated to be removed, a bus stop directly in front of a homeless shelter and food pantry." Continue Reading

New Record Low Set In Pittsburgh
"A record low that has stood for over 100 years was broken Wednesday morning." Continue Reading

West Penn Celebrates Cardigan Day By Dressing Up Our Newest Neighbors As Mr. Rogers
"In honor of World Kindness Day, WQED, the home of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, is asking everyone to wear a Cardigan in honor of Rogers." Continue Reading

Scams Offer Holiday Cash
"Pennsylvania banking officials are warning consumers about a new scam in the Pittsburgh area and elsewhere in the state targeting victims looking for holiday cash." Continue Reading

AccuWeather Predicts Above Average Snow Fall This Season
"Winter doesn’t officially arrive until December 21, but it certainly felt like it was here Wednesday morning when a 108 year old record low was broken in Pittsburgh." Continue Reading

A Faster And Cheaper Way To Travel To Washington D.C.
"A cheaper and faster way to travel to Washington D.C. is here for Pittsburghers." Continue Reading

Lock And Dam 2 Reopens On Allegheny River
"Lock and Dam 2 on the Allegheny River has reopened." Continue Reading

Pittsburgh Oddcast: A Trilogy of Tales
"There are thousands of tales from Pittsburgh's past that become lost to time." Continue Reading

Pittsburgh Ranked 5th Gloomiest City In U.S
"Pittsburgh is some place special but it is also very gloomy according to a new study." Continue Reading

Sports:

Cleveland PD Say No Charges Have Been Filed Against Garrett
"No charges have been filed against Browns defensive end Myles Garrett after his attack on Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph Thursday night, according to Cleveland Police." Continue Reading

Criminal Action in Steelers-Browns Fight Unlikely
"The prosecutor's office in the city of Cleveland says they won't open an investigation into Thursday night's brawl at the end of the Steelers-Browns game unless someone files a criminal complaint." Continue Reading

Report: Mason Rudolph To Be Fined By NFL
"According to a report, the NFL is planning on fining Steelers quarterback for his role in Thursday night’s brawl at the end of the Browns game." Continue Reading

Report: Ben Cherington Will Be Next Pirates General Manager
"According to a report, former Red Sox Manager Ben Cherington will be the Pirates next General Manager." Continue Reading

Crosby Has Surgery, Will Be Out Six Weeks
"Penguins Captain Sidney Crosby could be out until the first of the year after undergoing successful surgery." Continue Reading

Clint Hurdle To Retire From Managing/Coaching
"Clint Hurdle is stepping away from managing/coaching, that’s according to Fan Pirates Insider Jason Mackey of the Post-Gazette." Continue Reading

State: 

Senator Toomey Focused On Gun Control Legislation During Impeachment Inquiry
"Despite a focus on impeachment in Washington, U.S. Senator Pat Toomey says he is still hopeful on passing some form of gun control legislation." Continue Reading

Gov. Wolf Disagrees With Mayor Peduto On Fracking Ban
"Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is the latest to take exception to Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto's call for no more natural gas cracker plants in the region." Continue Reading

AP Exclusive: FBI Eyes How Pennsylvania Approved Pipeline
"The FBI has begun a corruption investigation into how Gov. Tom Wolf's administration came to issue permits for construction on a multibillion-dollar pipeline project to carry highly volatile natural gas liquids across Pennsylvania, The Associated Press has learned." Continue Reading

National:

Rough Transcript Of First Trump-Zelenskiy Call Released
"President Donald Trump released the rough transcript Friday of a congratulatory phone call he had with the incoming president of Ukraine, holding it out as evidence he did nothing wrong. " Continue Reading

2 Dead In California School Attack; Gunman Shoots Self
"A student pulled a gun from his backpack and opened fire at a Southern California high school Thursday, killing two students and wounding three others before shooting himself in the head on his 16th birthday, authorities said." Continue Reading

Trump Wants Supreme Court To Block Subpoena For His Taxes
"President Donald Trump is asking the Supreme Court to block a subpoena for his tax returns, in a test of the president’s ability to defy investigations." Continue Reading

Former President Carter Out Of Surgery, No Complications
"Former President Jimmy Carter was recovering Tuesday following surgery to relieve pressure on his brain from bleeding linked to recent falls.' Continue Reading

World: 

Prince Andrew again denies having sex with Epstein victim
"Britain’s Prince Andrew says he doesn’t remember a woman who has accused him of sexually exploiting her in encounters arranged by Jeffrey Epstein." Continue Reading

Why Ukraine Matters, And Not Only To Trump And His Rivals
"Ukraine is playing a starring role in the historic U.S. impeachment hearings — and Ukrainians themselves wish the whole thing would just go away." Continue Reading