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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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.


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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

Nerd Nite Philadelphia (Credit: Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Science Festival Presents A Night For The Nerds

Dozens of people packed into Frankford Hall Wednesday night for “Nerd Nite Philadelphia.”


The new lobby at Penn Vet. (Credit: Justin Udo)

University Of Pennsylvania Veterinary Hospital Lobby Gets A Makeover

With everything from a coffee bar to state of the art LED lighting, the newly renovated $1.5 million Penn Vet Hospital lobby helps make going to the vet that much better.


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Mount Laurel Man Indicted In Connection With Wife’s Death

Kyle Crosby is being held on $1.2 million bail.


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Penn Relays Opens Amid Cool Temperatures, Strong Winds, and A Touch of Rain

The 121st “Penn Relays” are underway at Franklin Field, and spectators from all over the world were braving the elements to watch the competitions.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/23/2015

Gamers at retro gaming night (credit:  Justin Udo)

Video Gamers Step Back Into Past During Philly Tech Week Event

Tuesday night’s retro gaming event gave gamers a chance to play everything from Mrs. Pacman to Mortal Kombat, all on the original systems.


The Resorts iGaming Lounge allows up to 100 patrons to play different casino games online while at Resorts. (photo courtesy: Resorts Casino Hotel)

In Atlantic City, Resorts Opens Online Casino and Internet Gaming Lounge

The Resorts iGaming Lounge allows up to 100 patrons to play different casino games online while at Resorts.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

People had the chance to have some of their questions answered about the 2002 unsolved death of Nizah Morris. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Local Community Explores Cold Case Of Transgender Woman’s Mysterious Death

On Wednesday night, District Attorney Seth Williams met with members of the community to answer questions


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What’s Next For Jordan Spieth? Masters Winner’s Family In Narberth On His Win

Last Sunday when Jordan won at Augusta, his uncle was on the course witnessing the remarkable feat.


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Local Political Heavyweights React To News Hillary Clinton Is Running For President

Hillary Clinton’s announcement that she’s running for president has gotten positive and negative reaction.