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NJ Congressmen Ask White House To Stop Proposed Offshore Atlantic Seaboard Oil Exploration

US senator Robert Menendez says one need only look at the scope of damage in the Gulf of Mexico from the BP oil spill as proof of the danger to the entire midatlantic coast.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

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Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine Announces Plan To Become Tobacco-free

“The move underscores the College’s commitment to providing an environment that promotes and supports a healthy lifestyle,” PCOM says, adding that the campus in Suwanee, Ga. will also be tobacco-less.

01/30/2015

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Aqua Pennsylvania Reminds Customers To Be Diligent After Imposter Strikes In Bristol Area

Aqua Pennsylvania is warning customers to be on the lookout for utility imposters following a theft in the area on Thursday involving a suspect dressed as a worker.

01/30/2015

(Patricia Donahue, in her consignment furniture store in Manayunk.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Consignment Furniture Store in Manayunk Riding a Growing Popularity Wave

Patricia Donahue, owner of Consignment Marketplace in Manayunk, says environmental trends have had a positive impact on sales at her used furniture store.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

(Ribbon cutting is held for the Blackstone Launchpad at Temple.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Official Grand Opening Held For New Entrepreneurship Lab at Temple University

It’s called the Blackstone Launchpad at Temple, and its purpose is to develop flexible, entrepreneurial mindsets that lead to business ventures generating revenue, jobs, and career paths.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

(Dr. Steven Friedman, Margaret McGowan.  Photos provided by Delco DA)

Another Area Doctor and Assistant Charged with Writing Drug Prescriptions Illegally

Delaware County DA Jack Whelan says Dr. Steven Friedman of Newtown Square and his receptionist, Margaret McGowan, were arrested after a five-month investigation.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

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2 Ex-Penn State Rugby Players Get Probation For Shed Arson

Two former Penn State rugby players have been sentenced to three years of probation and 200 hours of community service on charges they torched the team’s storage shed because they were unhappy with their coach.

01/30/2015

(A volunteer provides free tax return preparation assistance to a Southwest Philadelphia resident.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Area Community Organizations Offering Free Tax Filing Help For Low-Income Residents

Families earning $53,000 or less and individuals earning $20,000 or less will qualify for the free tax prep service at one of 30 sites in Philadelphia and South Jersey.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

(File photo: Mitt Romney arrives on stage on election night 2012 in Boston, moments before conceding defeat to Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election.  Credit:  Emmanuel  Dunand/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Romney Says He’s Out of 2016 Presidential Race, To Little Surprise Inside GOP

Political consultant Jeff Jubelirer thinks family concerns were primary to Romney’s decision.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

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DA Seeks Death Penalty For Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting And Murdering Teacher

Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman said Friday 25-year-old Thomas Moore tortured Nicole Mathewson and killed her after committing multiple felonies.

01/30/2015

(Vice president Joseph BIden, in file photo by  Mandel Ngan/ AFP/ Getty Images)

On Heels of Obama Visit, VP Biden Meets With House Democrats in Philadelphia

Biden sounded like a coach trying to rally his team after a tough loss.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

NJ state senate president Steve Sweeney, in a file photo.  (Credit: David Madden)

NJ Senate President Says Christie’s A.C. Plan Brings Stench of Bankruptcy

And if things play out as he expects they will, Steve Sweeney says he is ready to fight the governor’s plan in court.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

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2 Injured In Accident Involving Tractor Trailer In Gloucester County

The crash happened at Barnsboro Road near Heilig Road on Friday around 10:50 a.m. and reportedly involved at least one vehicle and a tractor trailer.

01/30/2015

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While Pennsylvanians Like Punxsutawney Phil, Vast Majority Don’t Trust His Predictions

According to new research from Public Policy Polling, 59% of Pennsylvanians say they like Phil, and only 12% have a negative opinion of him.

01/30/2015

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Registration Opens Sunday For Broad Street Run Lottery

Last year, 40,000 people ran in the 35th annual Broad Street Run.

01/30/2015

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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!

1968 Talk Philly Fashion Show

1968 Talk Philly Fashion Show: Behind The Scenes

A behind the scenes look at Talk Philly’s 1968 fashion show on August 8, 2013.

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