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Social Media Heavyweights Push Back Against Proposed Online Anti-Terror Legislation

The primary argument against the proposed bill has been that consumers won’t use technology they don’t trust, and unnecessary surveillance would hurt the industry.

07/28/2015

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Positively Philadelphia: Delaware River Gets All Jazzed Up

Jazz Age on the Delaware is one big party for a good cause.

07/26/2015

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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Hyde Park, New York

Without doubt, the dominant power couple of the 20th century was Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt. KYW’s Jay Lloyd enjoyed a getaway that offered memories of the times and an introduction to an iconic family.

07/23/2015

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Chrysler Patches Software After Vehicles Found Vulnerable To Hack

The fix is for cars, trucks, and SUVs that use Chrysler’s Uconnect feature, an Internet-connected dashboard system.

07/22/2015

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Weather: Refreshing Weather To Stay For A While

The humidity is continuing to drop as well, a precursor to what you can expect over the next several days.

07/22/2015

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Pew Study: More People Are Using Facebook And Twitter For News

These findings come at a time when social network are increasing their emphasis on news.

07/21/2015

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From Pools To Fountains, People Doing What They Can To Stay Cool

Many people throughout the Delaware Valley are finding fun ways the whole family can beat the heat.

07/19/2015

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Terminally Ill Kids, Families Party At Independence Seaport Museum

The group of just over 50 people took self-guided tours of the various exhibits on display, while also taking time for some arts and crafts and a scavenger hunt.

07/18/2015

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Running For 24 Hours In Philly For Good Cause

Runners will be limbering up this morning getting ready for the annual Stroehmann “Back on my Feet in24″ race challenge to combat homelessness.

07/18/2015

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Thousands Pack Wells Fargo Center For Night Of Hope

Fourteen thousand people filled the Wells Fargo Center Friday night for Joel Osteen’s Night of Hope.

07/17/2015

Area pleasure boating. (Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Distress Or Not Distress

As new summer pleasure boaters take to the busy area waterways, there’s often confusion about when an unplanned situation is an emergency or merely an annoyance.

07/16/2015

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Hear Philly: University City Dining Days Offers Super Deal On A Great Meal

University City is home to some of the most innovative and diverse dining options in the region. From July 16 through July 26, diners have the opportunity to eat at some of its great restaurants for a significant discount.

07/15/2015

The 'Swoosh' logo is seen on a Nike factory store on December 12, 2009 in Orlando, Florida. (Photo by Getty Images)

New Nike LeBron Shoe Inspired By Student’s Trouble Lacing Up

The company’s sending the shoes to two of the basketball teams competing for the US in the Special Olympics World Summer Games later this month.

07/14/2015

File photo: NAACP President Cornell Brooks addresses attendees on day three of the NAACP Convention. (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

President Obama In Philadelphia To Address 106th NAACP Convention

Attendees are looking to Obama for national leadership on civil rights. And they’ll be looking to former president Bill Clinton on Wednesday to discuss economics.

07/14/2015

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Pa. Casino Regulators Hear Sugarhouse Request For 3-Year License Renewal

Management spoke about how the gambling hall has been a responsible neighbor in Fishtown while keeping more than 1,200 jobs in the city.

07/09/2015