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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 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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Media, Pa. Marks Memorial Day In Its Traditional Fashion

Media, Pa.,held one of many parades throughout the Delaware Valley honoring men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for the United States.

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Travel Up, Gas Prices Down As Motorists Hit Road For Holiday Weekend

AAA Mid-Atlantic says gas prices are nearly one dollar less than this time last year, and the lowest for a Memorial Day Weekend in five years.


(Mayor Nutter serves birthday cake to Dr. Eli Zebooker, 102, and one of Zebooker's grandsons at a city celebration for centenarians.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Celebrates Its Centenarians With Birthday Party A Century in the Making

Eli Zebooker, a retired center city dentist, was the oldest man in attendance. He is a spry 102.


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New Program Aims To Get Students Excited About The Arts In Philadelphia

“Students at Museums in Philly” is launching a new program geared toward getting teens excited about the arts around the city.


Voting booths (File photo by Jessica Kourkounis/ Getty Images)

Group Trying To Ignite More Interest Among Young Philadelphia Voters

“Seventy percent of 18-24 year olds in Philadelphia have not voted in the last five elections,” says David Thornburgh of the Committee of Seventy.


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Obama To Visit Camden Today To Discuss Community Police Initiatives

President Barrack Obama is meeting with law enforcement officials in Camden, New Jersey today to hear about their efforts to build trust between the police department and the community.


Riders get set to take part in the Inaugural Phillies Charities Bike Ride. (credit: Miles Kennedy/Philadelphia Phillies)

Hundreds Take Part In Inaugural Phillies Charities Bike Ride

Hundreds of cyclists took to the streets of Philadelphia for the Phillies Charities Bike Ride.


Deadly train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Amtrak To Make Immediate Safety Changes Following Philadelphia Derailment

The Federal Railroad Administration tells Amtrak it must make immediate safety improvements on its north east corridor.


Train derailment in Philadelphia on May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS)

First Lawsuit Filed In Philadelphia Train Derailment

One of the victims from Tuesday’s Amtrak train wreck files the first lawsuit against the company in connection with the crash.


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Congress Rejects Bill Aimed At Boosting Amtrak’s Budget

Congress rejects a bill aimed at boosting Amtrak’s budget by $1 billion.


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Thousands Flocking To Philadelphia For 15th Annual Wizard World

The event gives fans a chance to dress as superheroes, meet some of their favorite actors and buy everything from comic books to classic video games.


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Demonstrators Protest Mayoral Candidate, Company In Bala Cynwyd

About 30 people with the group Action United held a protest on City Line Avenue.


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Comcast Lays Out Steps To Improve Customer Service

It was just last month when the Nutter administration released results from a study showing more than a quarter of all Comcast customers in Philadelphia are dissatisfied with the cable and Internet provider.


Students at Philadelphia's High School for the Creative & Performing Arts held an informal dance party to welcome the award-winning musical Kinky Boots to town on Thursday afternoon. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Students Hold Informal Dance Party To Help Welcome Musical To Philadelphia

Students at a local high school help welcome a Tony-winning musical to Philadelphia.


(The Abington High School chess team.  Photo provided)

Abington H.S. Chess Team Wins 3 National Titles

The Abington High School chess team beat out 40 teams from around the country to win a national championship at this year’s US Chess Federation’s national tournament. Two students won individual titles.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/30/2015