KYW Newsradio 2016 Murrow Awards Entries

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Dear Judges,
Thank you in advance for considering these entries in the 2016 RTDNA Edward R. Murrow Awards competition. You can listen to or download an entry by clicking the link below the description. If you have any technical issues or questions, please contact the RTDNA Contest Administrator, or KYW Newsradio’s Bill Roswell (EMAIL: Roswell@kyw.com; PHONE: 215-238-4593)


“KYW REPORTERS ROUNDUP”
(Newscast)
Date(s) – March 3, 2015
(Length – 21:50)
KYW Newsradio’s “All News. All The Time” format includes three daily “KYW Reporters Roundup” newscast segments.
(CLICK HERE to download or listen to this entry)


“THE DEADLY AMTRAK CRASH”
(Breaking News Coverage)
Date(s) – May 12 and 13, 2015
(Length – 19:57)
KYW Newsradio’s coverage of the late-night derailment of an Amtrak passenger train in Northeast Philadelphia.
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“A VISITOR FROM THE VATICAN”
(Continuing Coverage)
Date(s) – September 26 and 27, 2015
(Length – 29:45)
A sample of KYW Newsradio’s extensive coverage of the visit of Pope Francis to Philadelphia.
(CLICK HERE to download or listen to this entry)


“THE AMTRAK DERAILMENT: THE CAUSE AND THE AFTERMATH”
(Continuing Coverage)
Date(s) – May 12 to 17, 2015
(Length – 28:48)
KYW Newsradio’s coverage of the late-night derailment of an Amtrak passenger train in Northeast Philadelphia, from the early minutes of the accident to a “Service of Reflection” nearly a week after the deadly crash.
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“MOVE+30”
(News Series)
Date(s) – May 13, 2015
(Length – 6:50)
A look back at the MOVE confrontation of 1985 during which Philadelphia officials bombed a city row home, and the lingering effects upon the West Philadelphia neighborhood and its residents.
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“REMEMBERING LINCOLN”
(Hard News Reporting)
Date(s) – April 14, 2015
(Length – 5:28)
On the 150th anniversary of the Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, KYW Newsradio looks back on the dramas connected to that great tragedy that unfolded in Philadelphia … including Ulysses S. Grant’s narrow escape from death that night.
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“CITIZENSHIP”
(Feature Reporting)
Date(s) – July 4, 2015
(Length – 1:27)
The Fourth of July in Philadelphia: A good day to be an American, and a great day to become an American for 48 citizenship candidates.
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“JAPANESE DIG”
(Use Of Sound)
Date(s) – July 30, 2015
(Length – :48)
A team of archeologists searches for pieces of Japanese history in Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park.
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“THE PAPAL SINGER”
(Feature Reporting)
Date(s) – August 10, 2015
(Length – 6:55)
A special interview with one of the 250 singers selected to take part in the Philadelphia Mass celebrated by Pope Francis during his visit to the United States. (On Air Report = 1:16; Podcast Report = 5:39)
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“XFINITY FIGHTIN'”
(Writing)
Date(s) – June 15, 2015
(Length – 1:05)
Proof that no good deed goes unpunished. Only the names were changed to protect the innocent.
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