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 Against Temple University Football Stadium Assemble Outside Board Of Trustees Meeting

Protesters stood outside of Temple’s Board of Trustees meeting voicing their disdain with the university for looking into constructing a 126 million dollar stadium.


Angela Schmitt with the Pennsylvania SPCA (credit: Justin Udo)

St. Patrick’s Day In Philadelphia Is Going To The Dogs….And Cats

The Pennsylvania SPCA is using St. Patrick’s Day to promote pet adoption. A week long event gives participants a chance to rack up some big savings towards their pet purchase.


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2 Local Universities Contributing To Concussion, Head Trauma Research

Temple and the University of Pennsylvania are taking part in the ground breaking, multi-million dollar study.


School District of Philadelphia headquarters, near Broad and Spring Garden Streets.  (File photo by Mike DeNardo)

$7M Plan To ‘Turn Around’ Poorly Performing Schools In Philadelphia

The School District of Philadelphia is investing millions of dollars in a plan to “turn around” some of their worst performing schools.


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Lovely Weather! People Take Advantage Along Kelly Drive

The unseasonably warm weather we’re having in the Delaware Valley is giving us a chance to break free from winter hibernation and enjoy the outdoors.


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Famous Philadelphia Vietnam War Memorial Vandalized In Center City

Officials are looking for vandals who they say caused about a thousand dollars worth of damage to Philadelphia’s Vietnam Memorial.


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Legendary Tennis Coach Serves Some Inspiring Advice To Young Players

But while teaching a tennis clinic with kids at the Gesu school in West Philadelphia he said he finds it most rewarding being able to introduce tennis to kids who otherwise would have never played the game.


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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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