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Local Abduction Victim Finds Chilling Similarities From Her Case To Virginia Girl’s Stabbing

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Police say a 13-year-old girl in Virginia was abducted and stabbed to death.

It’s a case that hits close to home for a woman from Pittsburgh because she survived a similar nightmare. 324 more words

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CDC: All Woman Of Child-Bearing Age Shouldn’t Drink Unless They're On Birth Control

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The newest recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control is that all women of child-bearing age should not drink alcohol unless they’re taking birth control. 222 more words

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Ex-Professional Baseball Player Charged In Bizarre Break-In, Found Sleeping Among Pillows & Pizza

Clarification to the original story:

It was initially reported that Actor Tim Allen was Cory McGinnis’ uncle.

A knowledgeable source tells KDKA-TV that McGinnis is not actor Allen’s nephew, as reported by MLB.com and Auburn University Montgomery’s website. 363 more words

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Implosion Marks End Of 107-Year-Old Hulton Bridge

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The century-old Hulton Bridge that connects Freeport Road to Oakmont was demolished Tuesday morning.

Just before 10 a.m. the 107-year-old bridge was imploded and four sections fell into the Allegheny River. 423 more words

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Snowstorm Making Travel Treacherous For Fayette EMS Crews

CONNELLSVILLE (KDKA) — About seven inches of snow fell in Connellsville by 11 p.m. Friday night, and every inch makes it a little more difficult for members of Fayette EMS to do their job. 126 more words

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NTSB Wants Blood Alcohol Limit For Driving Lowered

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The National Transportation Safety Board wants the blood alcohol limit for driving lowered from .08 to .05.

The NTSB has suggested this before, but so far, it hasn’t happened. 293 more words

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Anti-Bullying Program Similar To West Allegheny’s Used Across The Country

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Parents in the West Allegheny School District say an anti-bullying workshop backfired and gave bullies even more ammunition.

While the district says it should have involved parents more from the beginning, it also points out that exercise is similar to programs used across the country. 381 more words

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