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US Marshals Service director Stasia Hylton, center, listens as Camden County police chief Scott Thomson speaks with reporters.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Scores Arrested in Camden As Part of Nationwide Sweep of Fugitives

Camden County police chief Scott Thomson said the arrests will help cut overall crime.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

US Sen. Robert Menendez, on March 26, 2015.  (credit: Win McNamee/ Getty Images)

Poll Shows Sen. Menendez’s Voter Support Eroding, Even Among Democrats

According to the poll, 52 percent of registered New Jersey voters think Menendez should leave office, versus 39 percent who think not.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

(Rocks are placed temporarily around the collapsed roadway where a sinkhole undermined the Plymouth Road Bridge.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

PennDOT Presses For Replacement of Plymouth Rd. Bridge By August 31st

Government officials expect the bridge, closed since a sinkhole opened last month, to be reopened by the end of the summer and say the contractor will be fined $20,000 a day if it isn’t.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

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Family Of NJ Man Restrained On Way To Ambulance Gets $875K

The family of a southern New Jersey man who died of asphyxiation after emergency responders restrained him has won an $875,000 settlement.

04/16/2015

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Another Day Of Pleasant Weather

Wednesday, is that you? Nope, it’s Thursday! It just looks and feels like Wednesday.

04/16/2015

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1 Killed In Bucks County Accident

Officials say one person was killed overnight in a single car accident in New Hope.

04/16/2015

(Cemetery Ridge, at Gettysburg.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Gettysburg, 150 Years After Lincoln Assassination

As we mark 150 years since the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, we note that a getaway to nearby Gettysburg is a rewarding way to reflect on both the man and his turbulent times.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

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Bass Pro Shop Opens In Atlantic City

The effort to bring more non-gambling attractions to cash-strapped Atlantic City reached a new milestone Wednesday with the grand opening of the Bass Pro Shop.

04/15/2015

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Chester County Dentist And His Wife Facing Narcotics Charges

Police say Doctor Chad Gretzula illegally prescribed drugs for his wife, Rebecca, and members of his staff.

04/15/2015

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Hear Philly: Philadelphia Science Festival Celebrates Five Years

For nine days, beginning April 24, budding scientists of all ages will have the chance to discover the science happening across the region at The Franklin Institute’s fifth annual Philadelphia Science Festival.

04/15/2015

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Officials Challenge Planned Interim Use of Diesel Generators By Revel’s New Owner

New Jersey environmental officials say the large diesel generators that developer Glenn Straub has brought in to get the Revel’s fire-suppression system operating again might not meet federal clean air standards.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/15/2015

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Pa. House GOP Leaders Wary of Extending Barroom Serving Hours in Certain Areas

The idea would involve allowing bars in certain areas, such entertainment zones and/or center city Philadelphia, to remain open until 4:00am.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/15/2015

PATCO shows off the first of its new refurbished rail cars. (credit: Mike DeNardo/KYW)

Patco Says Rebuilt Rail Cars Should Begin Going Into Regular Service Next Month

John Hanson, CEO of Patco’s parent, the Delaware River Port Authority, says the persistent software issues have been addressed at last.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/15/2015

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Philadelphia V.A. Office Draws Withering Fire in Wake of Mismanagement Findings

The VA inspector-general found more than 31,000 claims and questions from veterans collecting dust for an average of nearly a year, and the personal information of veterans and VA staff left in a kitchen area for anyone to see.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/15/2015