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With One Notable Exception, Pa. High Court E-Mails Get Clean Review

Special counsel Rob Byers says he combed nearly 5,000 e-mails — any between a justice and the state attorney general’s office between 2008 and 2012.

12/19/2014

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For The Designated Family Chef, Holiday Is Lots of Work — But Worth It, Most Agree

One woman we spoke with today at Reading Terminal Market admitted it’s hours and hours of preparation, cooking, serving, and cleanup.

12/19/2014

(Class valedictorian Joy Stevenson, at lectern, speaks to her graduation ceremony.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Cathedral Kitchen, in Camden, Releases a New Crop of Culinary Graduates

Cathedral Kitchen helps low-income people who are at risk due to a lack of marketable job skills.

12/19/2014

(Pa. senator-elect Art Haywood is proposing legislation that would require special prosecutors in cases where police use deadly force.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Freshman Pa. Legislator Proposes Special Prosecutors in Police Deadly-Force Cases

State senator-elect Art Haywood says his first action after he is sworn in to the Pennsylvania Senate on January 6th will be to introduce a bill that requires the state attorney general to appoint a special prosecutor whenever a suspect is killed by police.

12/19/2014

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No Sign of Violence in Colwyn Cop Accused of Murder, Says His Attorney

The attorney who represents a former Delaware County cop accused of murdering his former girlfriend this week says his client had been working hard to try to straighten out his life.

12/19/2014

(Mummers' music and sprays of fireworks accompanied the announcement of details for New Year's Eve fireworks on the Delaware River.  Photo by Mike Dunn)

Details of New Year’s Eve Fireworks on Delaware Riverfront Announced

As in past years, the soundtrack to those pyrotechnics will be carried on KYW Newsradio 1060.

12/19/2014

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Mayor Nutter Urges Mindfulness Amid Racial Flareups

Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter says the Brown and Garner deaths, each at the hands of white police officers, have created a volatile situation in our nation.

12/19/2014

(A Septa Regional Rail train crosses the Crum Creek Bridge.  Photo provided by Septa)

SEPTA To Begin $55M Project to Replace Bridge Between Swarthmore and Wallingford Stations

It’s a two-year project that will cause some pain for hundreds of commuters down the line.

12/19/2014

(Bramwell Tovey plays his "Rittenhouse Carol" in his dressing room at the Kimmel Center.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Visiting Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor Pens ‘Rittenhouse Carol’

KYW’s Steve Tawa spoke with maestro Bramwell Tovey as he played a portion of his own composition for Philadelphia, “The Rittenhouse Carol.”

12/19/2014

Delco Republican Pat Meehan File Photo (Credit: Ian Bush)

Local Congressman Says U.S. Should Consider Severe Sanctions In Response To Sony Pictures Hacking

Congressman Pat Meehan says more businesses, along with government agencies, the power grid — all are at risk of falling victim to cyber warfare.

12/19/2014

12/16/2014  incident at the Christmas Tree Shops. (Credit: Cherry Hill Police)

Cherry Hill Police Investigating Multiple Pick Pocket Cases

Cherry Hill Police are investigating multiple pick pocket cases and subsequent frauds that occurred in recent weeks.

12/19/2014

(Bramwell Tovey plays his "Rittenhouse Carol" in his dressing room at the Kimmel Center.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Charismatic Conductor Returns To Lead Philadelphia Orchestra Performing Holiday Music

Under the baton of conductor Bramwell Tovey, the Philadelphia Orchestra performed timeless holiday favorites Thursday night at the Kimmel Center.

12/19/2014

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Philadelphia Teaming Up With Social Network To Connect With Residents

The private social network known as “Nextdoor” will become a communications vehicle for the city of Philadelphia.

12/19/2014

Markela Sourovelis with lawyers announced her lawsuit on Independence Mall. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Philadelphia DA’s Office Dismisses Claims Against Plaintiffs Who Sued To Take Down City Program

The Philadelphia DA’s office has dropped its claim against the home of two plaintiffs involved in a class action lawsuit that challenges the city’s program of seizing millions in cash, cars and property every year.

12/19/2014

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Former Daycare Operator Pleads Guilty To Manslaughter In Drowning Death Of 7-Year-Old Boy

A former Philadelphia Daycare operator has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the drowning death of a seven-year-old boy in a dirty in-ground backyard pool.

12/18/2014

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