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Justin Udo

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Justin Udo is a reporter and editor at KYW Newsradio 1060.

He got his start in radio as an intern at his hometown CBS station, KDKA in Pittsburgh.  He first came on board KYW Newsradio in 2009, working as a desk assistant, service aide, and reporter for “Hear Philly.”

In 2011, Justin took a position at Federal News Radio, in Washington, DC, where he worked as a producer for “In Depth” with Francis Rose.   That job entailed covering the business of federal government, handling topics ranging from federal contracts to cyber-security issues.

In 2012, Udo came back to the CBS family, working as an editor for WNEW Radio in Washington, DC.   He also helped start up the CBS Federal News service gov.biz radio, where he worked as a reporter, editor, and midday anchor.

Justin is from Pittsburgh, Pa.  He is a 2007 graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a 2008 graduate of Syracuse University’s  SI Newhouse School of Communications, where he concentrated in broadcast journalism.

Justin is also an author of children’s books.  In his spare time he enjoys running, watching cartoons, writing haiku, and designing his own comic strips.

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Protesters interrupt an event by Charles Ramsey. (Credit: CBS 3)

Commissioner Ramsey Interrupted By Protesters During Community Event

About 15 minutes into what was supposed to be an hour discussion, demonstrators began to chant, making it impossible for him to continue.

09/02/2015

File Photo of a keyless ignition car. (Photo by Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Images)

Ten Of The World’s Largest Car Makers Face Major Lawsuit

The suit claims the deaths of the 13 people that happened as a result of the poisoning that could have been prevented if an inexpensive feature was added to the cars that would turn off unattended engines.

08/31/2015

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Local Artist Known As ‘The Painter Of Presidents’ Has Died

Shanks widow Leona said her husband loved helping and inspiring artists at his Philadelphia school Studio Incamminati.

08/30/2015

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Charges Pending After Off-Duty Officer Killed In Hit-And-Run

Authorities say it was around 4 p.m. Sunday when 12th district officer Lamar Poole was hit.

08/30/2015

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Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Choir Practicing For Arrival Of Pope Francis

The choir, which is made up of about 40 seminarians, is planning on singing at least two songs to Pope Francis when he arrives at Saint Charles, the place where he’ll be staying while he’s in town.

08/27/2015

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Philadelphia’s Best Zombies Audition At Eastern State Penitentiary

Competition was stiff for the actors auditioning to be one of just 200 zombies who will scare visitors as they make their way through the halls of the haunted attraction ‘Terror Behind the Walls’ at Eastern State Penitentiary.

08/26/2015

Israel Deputy Consul General Elad Strohmayer addresses high school students at Girard College on Wednesday. Strohmayer spoke about Israel's elections this week and the democratic process in the Jewish state. (credit: Mark Abrams/KYW)

Deputy Consul General Of Israel In Philadelphia Term Come To An End

As Deputy, Consul General Elad Strohmayer was responsible for diplomatic relations between Israel and Philadelphia.

08/25/2015

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Hundreds Of Kids In Camden Take Part In Water Safety Program

A water safety program in Camden is helping more than 200 kids stay stay afloat this summer.

08/21/2015

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Federal Government Invests $1.9M In Job Training Program For Youth In Camden

United States Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez stopped through Camden, New Jersey on Thursday to tour a job training facility that works with youth in low-income communities.

08/20/2015

The proposed Iranian nuclear deal was discussed at Congregation Sons of Israel in Cherry Hill, New Jersey on Tuesday night. (Credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

No Support For Current Iran Nuclear Deal From NJ Congressman Norcross

On Tuesday night at a community meeting at Congregation Sons of Israel in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, the subject of a nuclear Iran took center stage.

08/19/2015

The asbestos meeting in Ambler on Monday, August 17. (Credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Toxic Debris Makes Ambler ‘Look Like A Third World Country,’ Says Asbestos Disease Awareness Advocate

Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization president Linda Reinstein says, “One of the debris samples that I had tested is 60% chrysotile asbestos.”

08/18/2015

Students at Temple University's "Urban Apps & Maps Program". (Credit: Justin Udo)

Temple Univ. Teams With Local Students To Design Apps And Websites

During the six week “Urban Apps & Maps Program” program, high schoolers worked with college students to strengthen their business and entrepreneurship skills through hands-on projects, like building websites.

08/13/2015

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Waldron Mercy Academy Releases Statement On Fired Teacher

Margie Winters was fired from the Waldron Mercy Academy in Merion back in July.

08/11/2015

Dozens of protesters gathered at the intersection of Broad and Erie Avenues in North Philadelphia. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Demonstrators Hold Rally In Philadelphia On Anniversary Of Michael Brown’s Death

Dozens of protesters gathered at the intersection of Broad and Erie Avenues in North Philadelphia.

08/10/2015

people enjoy a day at the second street festival

Northern Liberties Hosts 7th Annual 2nd Street Festival

It’s an event that offers something for people of all ages and many who took part said they couldn’t think of a better way to spend a lazy summer Sunday.

08/02/2015

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