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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Wawa Opens First CNG Fueling Station At South Jersey Store

Wawa opened its first compressed natural gas fueling station at its store in Paulsboro, New Jersey.


Doctor Joseph Ranieri speaking during the seminar. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Local Doctors Learn Ways To Prevent Different Drug Addictions

Doctors in New Jersey got some help identifying and helping patients addicted to opiates.


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Young Musicians Look To Prove Music Programs Still Alive In Philadelphia Schools

Some of Philadelphia’s best young musicians took center stage Tuesday night for the annual All City High School Music Festival at the Kimmel Center.


Community leaders including Mayor Jim Kenney listen to the pleas of residents in South Philadelphia. (credit: Justin Udo/KYW)

Community Members Urge Mayor Kenney To Curb Gun Violence

A day after two teenagers were shot in front of a Gray’s Ferry store, residents made an impassioned plea to Mayor Jim Kenney on Monday night, asking him to do something to help reduce gun violence in the neighborhood.


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Volunteers Serve Gourmet Dinner To Homeless In Philly

Nearly 200 homeless Philadelphians were treated to a full-course gourmet dinner this evening made possible by an online fundraiser.


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Forum Discusses History Of Presidential Primaries, Political Campaigning At NCC

The discussion also gave panelists a chance to look at voting changes and tendencies over the last century.


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Phila. Police Search For Suspect Wanted For Triple Shooting And Double Homicide

Police are offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of their suspect in this case, 19-year old Ativa Jackson.


PHILADELPHIA, PA - FEBRUARY 17: Phil Booth #5 of the Villanova Wildcats drives to the basket as Josh Brown #1 of the Temple Owls defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game on February 17, 2016 at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Villanova defeated Temple 83-67. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Nova Fans Ecstatic, Owls Fans Stay Positive After Wildcats Win Battle On Broad Street

The Wildcats came out with the 83-67 win, and their fans came out excited for their team’s future.


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Center For Autism Receives $25K Grant From Ronald McDonald House Charities

Ronald McDonald House Charities donated $25,000 to the Center for Autism Tuesday to help the organization fund therapy services, group activities, and get equipment and devices for the people who use their services.


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Snow And Freezing Rain Make For Treacherous Driving Conditions

The snow and freezing rain pounded area roadways making this evening’s commute more difficult than usual for most drivers.


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Valentine’s Day Can Be Dangerous Day For Pets

Veterinarians say dogs and cats who consume chocolate and flowers can end up in the emergency room.


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Some Pa. Lawmakers Look To Establish High School For Students Recovering From Substance Abuse

If the legislation goes through, this school will be the first of its kind in Pennsylvania.


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Despite Protests, Temple’s Board Of Trustees Votes To Go Forward With New Stadium Proposal

The North Philadelphia community and Temple students are coming together today to fight against a proposed football stadium.


Josh Shapiro mingling with voters at Tattooed Mom on South Street. (Credit: Justin Udo)

PA Politicians Use Dive Bars To Reach Out To Voters

Some Pennsylvania politicians are taking a non traditional campaigning route in an effort to spread their message to voters.




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