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Slot Machine Revenue In Pa. Moves Up Slightly

After several down years, slot machine revenue at Pennsylvania casinos rebounded in the last fiscal year.

07/04/2015

Desiree Peterkin-Bell, left, and Everett Gillison.  (credit: Steve Tawa)

City Officials Warn Don’t Bring Too Much Stuff To Fourth Of July Events

If you’re heading out to any of the signature July 4th events, especially the Party on the Parkway, don’t overdue it with the things you lug along with you.

07/04/2015

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Police Arrest Suspect Who Shot Camden County Officer

Police say they arrested the suspect Friday wanted for shooting a Camden County police officer a few days earlier.

07/03/2015

Thousands are in Old City to celebrate Independence Day. (Credit: David Spunt)

Philly Pops Play Free Concert To Celebrate July 4th In Old City

Thousands from across the world sat on Independence Mall Friday evening to celebrate the holiday weekend.

07/03/2015

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey. (credit: CBS)

Under New Policy, PPD Releases Names Of 2 Officers Involved In Shooting

The Philadelphia Police Department named two officers they say are under investigation for shooting at a suspect this past May.

07/03/2015

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Pols: NJ Casino Expansion Vote Likely Not Happening In Fall

New Jersey lawmakers say there is almost no chance a statewide vote on whether to expand casino gambling beyond Atlantic City will be held this fall.

07/03/2015

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Philadelphia’s Fourth Of July Celebration Underway

The birthplace of American independence is celebrating its 239th year with a bash like no other.

07/03/2015

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Pioneers Of The LGBT Rights Movement Reflect On Their History

Several of the founders of the movement recounted its roots and history at a panel discussion, convened as part of the 50th anniversary of the quest for LGBT rights.

07/03/2015

(With conductor Michael Krajewski on the podium, the Philly Pops rehearses in Verizon Hall ahead of their free Friday evening concert on Indpendence Mall.  Photo by Marcy Norton)

Philly Pops Holds Final Runthroughs For Free Friday Evening Concert

Practice makes perfect for any musician, but the Philly Pops already sounded pretty good, rehearsing today in the Kimmel Center ahead of their Independence Mall performance.

07/03/2015

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Cops: Males In Possession Of Stolen Phone Unknowingly Upload Pics To Victim’s Cloud

Police say shortly after a pizza delivery driver’s vehicle and phone were stolen, he reported he was receiving pictures on his Google cloud of the males in possession of his phone.

07/03/2015

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Reward Now $5,000 For Man Being Sought For Shooting At Camden Police Officer

Local authorities and the US Marshals Service are offering a $5,000 reward for information regarding the whereabouts of 21-year-old Victor Bennett, of Camden. He has several distinctive facial tattoos.

07/03/2015

(Deputy mayor Everett Gillison speaks with reporters outside the Independence Visitors Center as the city's "Welcome America" festivities were getting underway.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Mayor Nutter’s Chief of Staff Promises Adequate Security In Place for Holiday Weekend

Everett Gillison, the city’s deputy mayor for public safety, had assurances for both local residents and visitors.

07/03/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 24:  General view of the atmosphere as Victoria's Secret Angel celebrates World's Best Sports Bras at the Victoria's Secret Beverly Center store on October 24, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (credit:  John Sciulli/Getty Images for Victoria's Secret)

140 Pairs Of Underwear Stolen From Northeastern Pa. Store In 4 Heists

Police say the manager of the Victoria’s Secret store reported the Thursday afternoon theft but couldn’t provide a description of the suspect or surveillance video.

07/03/2015

(Pam Norton, of Pound Cake Heaven, arranges products at her food stand during the Liberty Block Party, on Independence Mall.  Photo by Marcy Norton)

Pre-4th Street Fair in Old City Brings Food and Music to Independence Mall

The holiday celebrations are underway in the Old City section of Philadelphia, where the “Liberty Block Party” runs until 8:30pm tonight.

07/03/2015

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Judge To Hear Request To Halt Ocean Blasting In NJ

Fishing groups and environmentalists say the research disturbs and can possibly harm marine life including dolphins, turtles and whales.

07/03/2015

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Girls On The Run 5K At The Philadelphia Zoo. (credit: Randall E. Scott)

Girls On The Run 5K At The Philadelphia Zoo

Photos from the Girls On The Run 5K at The Philadelphia Zoo.

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

Crews Respond To Amtrak Train Derailment In Philadelphia

Emergency crews respond to a train derailment in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood

2015 Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day Parade. (credit: Jan Carabeo/CBS3)

2015 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade

See the best pictures from the 2015 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

2015 Philadelphia Home Show - Pennsylvania Convention Center (credit: Randall Scott/CBS)

2015 Philadelphia Home Show

Images from the 2015 Philadelphia Home Show held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

Demonstrators in Philadelphia react to the decision in Ferguson. (credit: Will Kenworthy/CBS3)

Philadelphia Reacts To Ferguson Decision

Demonstrators in Philadelphia react to the grand jury decision to not indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson.

KYW Newsradio’s Old Neighbors, New Neighbors

After forty-two years on Independence Mall, KYW Newsradio moves to new studios and newsroom at the CBS Broadcast Center, 16th and Spring Garden Streets!

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