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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

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“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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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