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Alabama Minister Claims Ex-East Stroudsburg Official Touched Him Inappropriately

A Baptist minister in Alabama said Thursday that he was inappropriately touched by a man now accused of sexually assaulting students at a state university in northeastern Pennsylvania.

10/30/2014

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Civic Groups Ramping Up Get-Out-The-Vote Efforts as Pa. Elections Near

There are about one million registered voters in Philadelphia, and about 2.6 million in the five-county area that includes the Pennsylvania suburbs.

10/30/2014

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Pa. Couple Ordered To Stand Trial For Child’s Starvation Death

A Pennsylvania couple has been ordered to stand trial on criminal homicide charges in the starvation death of their 9-year-old son.

10/30/2014

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Car Slams Into House In Bucks County

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 900 block of Bath Road in Bucks County.

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Local Police Department Designates Safe Zones For Completing Online Purchases On Sites Such As Craigslist

The Conshohocken Police Department announced Tuesday that it’s designating its parking lot and lobby as safe zones for people meeting to complete transactions made through Craigslist or other online sites.

10/30/2014

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New Memorial at South Philly Cheesesteak Shop Honoring Fallen Heroes

Geno Vento paid several thousand dollars for the monument he’s erected on the front of his famed cheesesteak shop.

10/30/2014

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A Shorter Route This Year For Philadelphia Bikers on ‘Toys For Tots’ Run

“We went to Children’s Hospital for 30 years… We got so large that the hospital couldn’t handle us anymore,” says a spokesman for the bikers’ group that helps deliver the toys.

10/30/2014

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Philly Upping Hate Crime Law After Alleged Attack On Same-Sex Couple

Philadelphia’s city council has passed a bill authorizing added penalties for gender identity and sexual orientation hate crimes that aren’t covered under state law.

10/30/2014

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New Jersey Hospitals Earn Top Marks For Safety

Keeping patients safe and protecting their health might seem like obvious requirements of any hospital, but facilities in some states are better than others.

10/30/2014

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Councilmembers Say Cancellation of PGW Deal Was Right Thing To Do

“Hang in there, because we’re going to come up with a better plan,” councilwoman Marian Tasco told her colleagues.

10/30/2014

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Archbishop Chaput: We Are Undergoing A Fundamental Change In The Way Americans View Religion

He believes it is necessary for people to have a place to turn outside of their elected leaders.

10/30/2014

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Ex-Coach: Ending Central Bucks West Season Over Hazing Is An ‘Overreaction’

The coach who built a football dynasty at a suburban Philadelphia high school rocked by recent hazing allegations says canceling the rest of the season was an “overzealous, knee jerk, overreaction.”

10/30/2014

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Former Phila. City Hall Clerk Sentenced For Stealing Elderly Neighbor’s Benefits

The 88-year-old victim was left to live in squalor and roam the streets with bags on her feet for shoes.

10/30/2014

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Some Philadelphia Area Universities Banning Or Canceling Trips To Ebola-affected Countries

Temple University, for example, has issued a directive to students, faculty, and staff that indefinitely bans school-sponsored travel to three West African nations.

10/30/2014

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Halloween Forecast: A Trick Or Treat?

For Halloween, sunshine will give way to some high clouds later in the day, but trick-or-treaters can expect a dry day

10/30/2014

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83rd Annual Easter Promenade On South Street

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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