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Pittsburgh Peace Summit Hopes To Improve Police, Community Relations

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A peace summit is being held today to focus on ways to improve relations between police and the community.

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto is meeting privately with elected officials, ministers, African-American leaders and members of law enforcement. 105 more words


“Arrangements” and “Accommodations”

I remember running late for a doctor’s appointment. Thirty or more years ago, I was hustling down Fifth Avenue and could see the medical building approaching on my right on a parallel street and across from the Civic Arena. 1,068 more words

Doyle Leads Local Rally For Congressional Action On Gun Violence

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — If Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan refuses to schedule an up-or-down vote on “No Fly No Buy” for terrorists and universal background checks for gun purchases, another sit-in like that last week in the House is likely. 689 more words


Pittsburgh Police To Move Into Larger Training Center

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Police will soon have a new place to train.

Right now, it’s the CCAC Arts Center, but the building on North Lincoln Avenue on the North Side, will soon be home to a police training facility. 251 more words


Orlando Victims Honored At Pittsburgh Pride Equality March

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It was a day to celebrate cultural diversity and inclusion.

The annual Pittsburgh Pride Equality March brought record crowds to the streets and 130 organizations supporting the LGBTQ community. 254 more words


Affordable Housing Scarce As Region Attracts New Jobs & Residents

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — When new businesses come to this region like the Shell cracker plant or existing companies expand like Google in Bakery Square, you know there’s a need for more housing. 314 more words


Black & Gold Day Declared In Pittsburgh As Penguins Prepare For Game 2

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Penguins are looking to take a 2-0 lead in the Stanley Cup Final tonight against the San Jose Sharks.

Fans are still riding high after a… 271 more words