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MILFORD, PA - OCTOBER 31: Eric Frein arrives for arraignment to court on October 31, 2014 in Milford, Pennsylvania. Frein, a suspected cop killer, was taken into custody from a Pennsylvania airport hangar after a seven-week manhunt.  (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Police Barracks Shooting Suspect Eric Frein Pleads Not Guilty

A survivalist accused of killing one Pennsylvania state trooper and wounding another in a police barracks ambush has pleaded not guilty.

20 hours ago

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Local Doctor, Assistant Charged With Taking $$$ for Narcotics Prescriptions

William O’Brien III, 49, a doctor of osteopathic medicine and his receptionist, 29-year-old Angela Rongione, have been charged with illegally distributing Oxycodone and Xanax.

KYW Newsradio 1060–20 hours ago

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School Bus And Car Collide In Hunting Park

At least one person was rushed to the hospital after a school bus and a car collided Thursday afternoon.

20 hours ago

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Local Brewery Debuts New Beer Honoring Schuylkill River, Local Recreation, and Earth Day

It’s called Schuylkill River Trail Ale, and Sly Fox plans to roll it out as part of a big Earth Day splash in April.

KYW Newsradio 1060–21 hours ago

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Abington, Jefferson Agree to A Merger Deal

Two Philadelphia-area health systems say they’ve agreed to a merger deal after signing a letter of intent last fall.

21 hours ago

(Members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly and local activists observe as Gov. Wolf signs an executive order in Benjamin Rush State Park, in Northeast Philadelphia.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Gov. Wolf Quickly Reinstates Moratorium on Oil and Gas Drilling in State Parks

“These state lands are intended to be refuges, places where people can go to enjoy natural beauty,” the governor said today, signing the measure in 275-acre Benjamin Rush State Park, in Northeast Philadelphia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–21 hours ago

(Councilman Jim Kenney had to be coaxed to speak from the Council president's platform as he announced his resignation from City Council.  Image from City of Phila. TV)

Jim Kenney Ends 23-Year Career as Councilman, Ahead of Mayoral Run

Kenney –- first elected in 1991 — choked up at times as he bid his fellow councilmembers farewell.

KYW Newsradio 1060–21 hours ago

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Report: Philadelphia In The Top 10 Cities For Property Crimes

The website says it analyzed FBI data from 2013 gathered as part of the Uniform Crime Reporting Program, which shows which cities have the highest rates of reported violent and property crimes.

22 hours ago

Tam Minh Le.

Suspect in Double Murder at Schuylkill River Returned to Philadelphia Following Va. Arrest

Police sources tell KYW Newsradio that Tam Minh Le is in custody here after being extradited from Virginia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–24 hours ago

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Lower Merion Police Accused Of Racial Profiling After Stopping And Questioning Snow Shovelers

On Wednesday evening, Police Superintendent Mike McGrath stepped before cameras, saying that the stopping of the two snow shovelers yesterday and two others in the same neighborhood had nothing to do with racial profiling.

24 hours ago

Philadelphia Skyline (Credit:  Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Campaign Funding PACs Enter Philadelphia Politics

Political Action Committees have assumed a larger role in national elections. Now, they’re poised to play a much bigger role in Philadelphia city elections.

01/29/2015

water main break

Water Main Break Causing Icy Roads In Cheltenham

Officials say roads are icing over after a “significant” water main break.

01/29/2015

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Too Soon? Pennsylvanians Being Polled On 2016 Senate Race

Pollsters are already asking Pennsylvania voters whether they’re willing to re-elect Pat Toomey.

01/29/2015

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Vandals Strike Center City Store Days After Partial Building Collapse

Vandals targeted the Lululemon store in Center City, two days after a partial roof collapse injured three people at that same location.

01/29/2015

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