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Mayor Names Today "Pittsburgh Passion Day" For Football Team

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Very few teams in Pittsburgh, or anywhere, for that matter, have dominated their opponents quite like the Pittsburgh Passion.

The women’s football team was rarely challenged as it rolled through an undefeated season and playoffs, before winning a closely fought final against the western champs from Utah. 237 more words


Dozens Turn Out For Meeting About North Side Violence

BRIGHTON HEIGHTS (KDKA)- Dozens of residents attended a meeting in Brighton Heights about a recent surge in violence on the North Side.

A town hall meeting was held Tuesday night at the Brightwood Civic Group to highlight to recent rise in violence in the Marshall-Shadeland and Brighton Heights neighborhoods. 213 more words


City Police Announce New Plan To Combat Violent Crime

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh Police and city officials announced a new plan that they hope will help to curb violent crime.

Pittsburgh Police have implemented some changes that Mayor Bill Peduto said will allow law enforcement to go on the offense. 351 more words


City Revising Plans On Increasing Surveillance Cameras

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — As more and more surveillance cameras pop up everywhere, the City of Pittsburgh originally planned to implement its own safeguards to make sure your security and your privacy are balanced. 315 more words


President Obama Speaks At VFW Convention, Honors Chattanooga Victims

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – President Barack Obama visited Pittsburgh Tuesday to speak at the Veterans of Foreign Wars’ national convention, and also honor slain service members killed in Chattanooga, Tennessee. 1,073 more words


Despite "Bikelash," Mayor Says More Bike Lanes Coming

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — He’s heard the complaints.

“Just came into work and the bike lane was here. No notice. No meeting,” said Pete Provenzano, of Zano’s Bar. 282 more words


Macy's Announces Downtown Store Will Close

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) –The Macy’s store in downtown Pittsburgh is going to close.

Macy’s announced this morning the entire building has been sold to a Philadelphia company, which plans to redevelop it. 438 more words