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(Sen. Rand Paul, on Independence Mall.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Candidate Rand Paul Brings His Less-Goverment Message to Philadelphia

Paul says he supports constitutional liberties and is opposed to the Patriot Act, but is opposed to an increase in the minimum wage.

05/18/2015

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Better Late Than Never: Pres. Obama Joins Twitterverse

President Obama has finally gotten his own Twitter account.

05/18/2015

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Tumblr Focuses on Social Issues With New Sharing Campaign

The blogging platform “Tumblr” has launched a new campaign to promote positivity and support in online communities.

05/18/2015

(The "VIBE" experiement, with its inner and outer boxes rigged with sensors.  Photo provided)

Council Rock H.S. Students Advancing Space Exploration With Science Experiments

The students are part of the “Council Rock United with NASA to Create Hardware” program, or “CRUNCH.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/16/2015

Deadly train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

In Aftermath of Deadly Derailment, Officials Work To Clarify Legal Jurisdictions

Philadelphia DA Seth Williams says once the initial probe is complete, they’ll determine whether criminal charges should be filed and who will prosecute.

05/14/2015

(Tampa Bay manager Kevin Cash and Orioles manager Buck Showalter shake hands during Opening Day ceremonies on April 6th.  File photo by Brian Blanco/ Getty Images)

Philadelphia Man Hopes To Brighten Baltimore With Baseball ‘Re-Opening Day’

Sam Angell, a Baltimore native, says he saw the daunting images on TV two weeks ago and was devastated.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/11/2015

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High Court Refuses to Hear Challenge to NJ Ban on ‘Gay Conversion’ Therapies

Therefore, New Jersey’s ban on the alleged “junk science” practice remains in place.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/04/2015

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Abington H.S. Chess Team Wins 3 National Titles

The Abington High School chess team beat out 40 teams from around the country to win a national championship at this year’s US Chess Federation’s national tournament. Two students won individual titles.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/30/2015

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Curfew Goes Into Effect In Baltimore

Tensions have been running high in Baltimore since the death of Freddie Gray.

04/28/2015

Two cars burn in the middle of an intersection at New Shiloh Baptist Church on April 27, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Riots have erupted in Baltimore following the funeral service for Freddie Gray, who died last week while in Baltimore Police custody. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Former Lieutenant Governor Of Maryland On Baltimore Riots: ‘Poor Education Is The Main Driver’

Former Chairman of the Republican Party and Lieutenant Governor of Maryland, Michael Steele, criticized Democrats for their handling of the riots in Baltimore and for the way they’ve managed the city.

04/28/2015

The US Supreme Court building.  File photo by Paul Gluck)

Oral Arguments Today in U.S. Supreme Court on Same-Sex Marriage Case

The justices appeared divided on the issue right from the start.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/28/2015

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Facebook Urging Users To Donate To Nepal Quake Relief Effort

The social networking site has added a message at the top of its news feed urging its members to donate funds to help the hundreds of thousands of people affected by Nepal’s 7.8-magnitude earthquake.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/28/2015

Collapsed houses in Bhaktapur, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal, two days after the 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal. (credit: Prakash Mathema/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Local Parents Of Son, Daughter In Nepal During Earthquake Speak Out

The earthquake aftermath in Nepal may be a world away, but the devastation has never been closer to home for a local family.

04/27/2015

Collapsed houses in Bhaktapur, on the outskirts of Kathmandu, Nepal, two days after the 7.8 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal. (credit: Prakash Mathema/ AFP/ Getty Images)

After Huge Quake, Lansdale Woman Working on Relief Efforts For Her Native Nepal

Bandita Sharma-Dahal, an immigration attorney, says her heart is breaking for her home country but is relieved to know her own family is safe.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/27/2015