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 Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Francisco Cervelli
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Rachel Kalas
August 24, 2019 - 1:52 pm
Pirates release Francisco Cervelli, Steelers name interim WR coach, school is back in session, and more news:
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Cell Phone
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Jennifer Bloodworth
August 22, 2019 - 2:06 pm
HARRISBURG (NewsRadio 1020 KDKA) — No more robocalls? A dozen major phone companies have reached an agreement with attorneys general nationwide to prevent illegal robocalls. AT&T, Bandwidth, CenturyLink, Charter, Comcast, Consolidated, Frontier, Sprint, T-Mobile, US Cellular, Verizon, and...
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Three Mile Island
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Jennifer Bloodworth
August 22, 2019 - 11:01 am
State health officials will hand out free potassium iodide Thursday afternoon to residents who live or work near nuclear power plants.
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
August 21, 2019 - 10:46 am
With the public comment period complete, the state Game Commission is considering banning feeding deer.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross
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Andrew Limberg
August 20, 2019 - 6:19 pm
The mayor of Philadelphia says the police commissioner is resigning over new allegations of sexual harassment and racial and gender discrimination against others in the department.
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Shawn Terry, a Democratic candidate for the state legislature in Texas, meets with supporters during a campaign event in Dallas on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019. Terry has already raised $235,000 as Democratic donors pour money into legislative races nationwide in hopes of flipping statehouse chambers in 2020. (AP Photo/Paul J. Weber)
August 20, 2019 - 10:53 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrats still shaken by the 2010 tea party wave that netted Republicans six governors' offices, flipped 21 statehouse chambers and drove nearly 700 Democratic state legislators from office are mounting a comeback, pouring millions of dollars into state level races. In a...
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Commonwealth Media Services
Larry Richert and John Shumway
August 20, 2019 - 10:33 am
After a long standoff in Philadelphia last week that resulted in six police officers being wounded, Governor Tom Wolf is urging lawmakers to act on a new gun laws.
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Pennsylvania State Police
Andrew Limberg
August 20, 2019 - 9:47 am
Do you own a horse who you think would make a good police horse?
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Dreamstime
August 19, 2019 - 10:17 am
Double check those lottery tickets. There are two big winners in Allegheny County.
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August 18, 2019 - 10:48 am
A man suspected of shooting six police officers during an hourslong standoff that ended when tear gas caused the man to surrender was charged with attempted murder.
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