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In First Local Appearance, Congressman Fattah Addresses Federal Indictment Charges

Congressman Chaka Fattah gave a statement to reporters outside of a YMCA event in Havertown Monday and took questions regarding the federal indictment.

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Defense In Craigslist Murder Trial Suggest An Investigator Planted Evidence

Prosecutor Guy D’Andrea told jurors that the defendant Thomas Coffee terrorized the 3 armed robbery victims that testified, id’ed him, and executed Daniel Cook when the victim tried to run away.

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Crews Battle 2-Alarm Building Fire In Old City

The cause is under investigation.

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Police: Tires Slashed On 9 Vehicles In South Philadelphia

At least nine vehicles had their tires slashed in South Philadelphia overnight, and now one man has been arrested in connection with the vandalism.

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Philly Techies Attempt To Save Hitchhiking Robot, HitchBOT

HitchBOT’s cross-country trip ended in Philadelphia after it was vandalized but Georgia Gutherie, the executive director of “The Hactory” in West Philly, says that doesn’t have to be the end to the story.

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New NJ Child Passenger Safety Laws To Go Into Effect September 1

We are less than one month away from New Jersey’s new Child Passenger Safety Law going into effect.

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FBI Names Counterterrorism Veteran To Lead Philadelphia

Sweeney joined the FBI in 1998. He has also worked on public corruption in Newark, N.J.; led the Joint Terrorism Task Force in New York; and served as a special assistant to the FBI’s deputy director at FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C.

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Study Suggests Pears Are The Key To Preventing Hangovers

New research suggests drinking pear juice before consuming alcohol to prevent hangovers.

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Police Investigate Hit-And-Run In Southwest Philly

Police say a female was hit by a green pickup truck that drove away. There’s no word on the victim’s age or condition.

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Osborne Hart, 63, is the Socialist Party candidate for the 2015 Philadelphia Mayoral Race.

63-Year-Old Walmart Employee Makes His Case For Philadelphia Mayor

Osborne Hart, a 63-year-old Walmart employee, is the Socialist Party’s candidate for Philadelphia Mayor.

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Hazmat Crews Investigate Tractor-Trailer Crash In Port Richmond

Authorities say one person was taken to Temple University Hospital in unknown condition.

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3 Arrested In Jersey City Shooting That Killed Boy, 16

Police arrested 24-year-old Naji McDuffy and 21-year-old Darius Emanuel on Friday. They arrested 24-year-old Justin Nesmith on Saturday.

08/03/2015

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Beasley Reece Defends Chip Kelly Against Brandon Boykin Accusations

Sports analyst Beasley Reece defended Eagles Head Coach Chip Kelly from criticism leveled at him from former defensive back Brandon Boykin, who was traded to Pittsburgh over the weekend. In an interview following the trade, Boykin alleged that Kelly was not friendly with and could not relate to his players.

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Delaware Residents Warned About Recent Rash Of Phone Scams

Delaware State Police are warning residents to be on the lookout for scammers who make phone calls requesting or demanding money for car crashes, overdue bills, to obtain a federal grant or to receive gold.

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National Group Approves Merger Of Rutgers’ 2 Law Schools

The bar association’s Section on Legal Education and Admission to the Bar voted on the approval last week. Rutgers says the vote was the final step toward creating the unified school.

08/03/2015

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Girls On The Run 5K At The Philadelphia Zoo

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

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Crews Respond To Amtrak Train Derailment In Philadelphia

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

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2015 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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

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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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