Justin Udo

(Justin Udo.)

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.



Union Commentator Pleads Guilty In Fraud Case

A soccer commentator for the Philadelphia Union pleads guilty to defrauding a pharmaceutical company out of nearly $500,000, and causing more than $3.5 million in damages.


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2 Women Found Dead In NE Philadelphia Hotel

Police say Sunday afternoon they found the bodies of two people at the Roosevelt Motor Inn.


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Website Aims To Ease Traffic Woes During DNC

PennDOT has launched a website hoping to help drivers maneuver through Philadelphia.


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Journalists, Police Get First Amendment Crash Course Ahead Of DNC

Experts give journalists a crash course on their First Amendment rights of covering a protest during the Democratic National Convention set to take place later this month in Philadelphia.


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Protests In Philadelphia Continue For 6th Straight Day

Protesters marched the streets of Philadelphia Monday evening for the sixth straight day taking a stand against police brutality.


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A Day For Your Pets In Chestnut Hill

If you love pets of any kind, chestnut hill in Philadelphia was the place for you today.


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Young Athletes Train For Excellence With Local Super Bowl Champion

A local football star, who’s now a Super Bowl champion hosts a football camp aimed at teaching kids lessons on and off the field.


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Bensalem Business Launches World’s Largest Touch Glass Technology

A 165-inch glass touchscreen plays movies, lets you browse the internet and is so easy to use that you do not have to be tech savvy to interface with it.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/07/2016

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Demonstrators Hit Philadelphia Streets Protesting Death Of Alton Sterling

Demonstrators were out in abundance on Wednesday afternoon in Philadelphia to protest after a Alton Sterling was shot and killed by police in Louisiana.


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Delayed Trains Force SEPTA Riders To Adjust And Be Patient

The trains are running on a weekend schedule, so that means many are coming just once an hour and delays are plaguing quite a few of the lines.


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Philly Fire Department Christens New Fire Truck

A forgotten tradition is resurrected today as the Philadelphia fire department christens a new fire truck.


More than 1 thousand people gathered at Upper Moreland High School Tuesday night for a meeting concerning water contamination surrounding three current and former military facilities in Bucks and Montgomery Counties. Photo credit: KYW's Justin Udo

Montco Residents Raise Their Concerns Over Water Quality At Information Session

Residents say they’ve been dealing with contaminated water issues for years. And many came out to the meeting to voice their concerns.


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Philly’s Welcome America Festival Returns With Variety Of Family Events

This year’s festivities include family movie nights, citywide book readings at the 54 free libraries, as well as free museums days.


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Philly Burger Brawl Goes Beyond The Bun

Dozens of Philadelphia restaurants faced off for a good cause Sunday.


Officials with Penn Environment warn how the steady decline of bee colonies can impact your summer cookouts. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Summer BBQ’s Could BEE In Trouble If One Trend Continues

Officials with Penn Environment say beekeepers are losing 30-40% of all bee colonies each year.



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