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Tim Jimenez

Tim JimenezTim Jimenez is a general assignment reporter at KYW Newsradio 1060.

Tim, a native of Lansdale, Pa., is a proud Temple University alumnus.

He began his career as an intern at NBC 10 in the consumer alert department. From there he came to KYW Newsradio in October 2007 as a desk assistant / service aide while finishing his senior year at Temple.

His first shot at on-air work for KYW Newsradio was for a restaurant podcast for Hearphilly.com.   “Eat Like A Native” explored some of the hidden food gems in Philadelphia.

Eventually he worked his way up to become a morning drive writer, web editor, and reporter in October 2010.

Tim is a huge sports fan, basketball in particular. He considers himself to be a hoops junkie/historian and to this day works on perfecting his jump shot.

He also does color commentary for Philadelphia University men’s and women’s basketball.  In 2011 and 2012 he was a play-by-play announcer for the Reebok Breakout Challenge, which showcased some of the best high school basketball players in the country.

Connect with Tim Jimenez on Twitter: @TimJimenezKYW

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President and CEO of yogurt company "Chobani" and founder of the tent foundation Hamdi Ulukaya listens  to President Of Estonia Toomas Hendrik Ilves (R) at the Creativity For Change Forum, part of Tallinn Music Week in Estonia, on April 1, 2016.  / AFP / RAIGO PAJULA        (Photo credit should read RAIGO PAJULA/AFP/Getty Images)

European Leader Pays Philadelphia A Visit

It’s a homecoming for the President of a European nation who’s in Philadelphia to give a keynote address at his alma mater tonight.

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Man Shot While Parking His Girlfriend’s Car In SW Philadelphia

The victim was shot after putting his girlfriend’s car into park, according to police.

9 hours ago

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PATCO Riders Face Emergency Schedule Change

Crews are cleaning up after a piece of machinery derailed overnight.

05/23/2016

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Cops: Teen Gunned Down In Overbrook

A shooting in Overbrook sent a man to the hospital overnight.

05/18/2016

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Police Officer Involved In Violent Crash In South Philly

A Philadelphia Police officer is recovering from a violent overnight crash with a bread truck overnight.

05/17/2016

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Violent Night Leaves Two Dead, Four Wounded

One of the victims, a 49-year-old man, was killed when police say he was stabbed in the chest on Aspen Street in the Manuta section of the city around 2am Sunday morning.

05/15/2016

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Roman Catholic Boys Basketball Team Gets National Recognition

The state champion Roman Catholic High school boys basketball team added another award to the trophy case this morning.

05/12/2016

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Philadelphia Police Search For Suspect Who Escaped Overnight

Philadelphia police are trying to find a man who’s on the loose after escaping custody at a local hospital overnight.

05/12/2016

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Jersey Shore Town On High Alert As Search Continues For Convict

Police in Barnegat Township, Ocean County try to answer the question: Where is Arthur Buckel?

05/05/2016

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Body Found At Northeast Philadelphia Paper Company

The Medical Examiner’s office is on scene.

05/02/2016

Diane Davis is election judge at Springfield Township High School. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Voters Head To Polls As Primary Day Arrives In Pennsylvania

Polls are open until eight o’clock tonight in Pennsylvania and Delaware on Primary Day 2016, but people started lining up early in the morning, waiting and wanting to exercise their right to vote.

04/26/2016

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2 Fatal Shootings In Same Philadelphia Neighborhood Could Be Linked, Police Say

Philadelphia Police will be beefing up patrols in the Cedarbrook section of the city today after two people were shot and killed yesterday.

04/25/2016

Daniel Mena receives his Certificate of Citizenship. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Over 100 People Become American Citizens In Philadelphia

A naturalization ceremony took place Thursday at the Federal Courthouse in Philadelphia.

04/21/2016

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Public Memorial Planned For Ed Snider

On this off day between Flyers playoff games, Ed Snider will be remembered.

04/21/2016

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Family Seeks Answers After Fatal Hit-Run In West Philadelphia

The victim’s mother is now speaking out and hoping the person who left her son for dead comes forward.

04/19/2016

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