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Local Mayor Gets Praise — And Criticism — For Way He’s Honoring Chattanooga Shooting Victims

The Pennsylvania mayor is defying protocol that governs how the U.S. flag is flown.

07/19/2015

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From Pools To Fountains, People Doing What They Can To Stay Cool

Many people throughout the Delaware Valley are finding fun ways the whole family can beat the heat.

07/19/2015

Bassett's Ice Cream inside Reading Terminal. (Credit: Kristen Johanson)

People Beat The Heat At Famous Philly Ice Cream Shop

It’s National Ice Cream Day, and some people in Philadelphia are celebrating with a few scoops from Bassett’s Ice Cream.

07/19/2015

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Technology Takes Center Stage At Girl’s Summer Camp In Philly

Small groups of girls, ages 11-15, practiced the pitch they’ll make for the apps they’ve been working on.

07/19/2015

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Survey: What Kind Of Cheese Do Pennsylvanians Prefer On Their Cheesesteak?

We talk about surveys at KYW Newsradio all the time, but a Texas pollster with ties to our area asked that question of Pennsylvania voters.

07/19/2015

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Terminally Ill Kids, Families Party At Independence Seaport Museum

The group of just over 50 people took self-guided tours of the various exhibits on display, while also taking time for some arts and crafts and a scavenger hunt.

07/18/2015

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Temple Students Celebrate Mandela Day In South Africa

A group of Temple University journalism students got to participate, as part of a foreign reporting project.

07/18/2015

Pedro Ramos. (Credit: The Philadelphia Foundation)

Pedro Ramos To Take Over As President Of The Philadelphia Foundation

From city managing director to head of the School Reform Commission, Pedro Ramos says he’s probably seen as much of the city as any resident.

07/18/2015

David Gentile at this week's DRPA meeting in Camden. (Credit: David Madden)

DRPA Hires Second Ever Inspector General To Oversee Agency’s Efforts

David Gentile succeeds Tom Raftery, who left last fall complaining he couldn’t adequately do his job.

07/18/2015

Bianca de la Garza (credit: Randall Scott)

New Face Moving Up Late Night TV Talk Show Ranks

Bianca de la Garza left a 17-year career in news to launch her own late-night talk show — Bianca.

07/18/2015

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Movie Review: ‘Boulevard’

(2½ stars out of 4)That makes this already melancholy drama even more melancholy an experience, but one worth seeing nonetheless.

07/18/2015

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Running For 24 Hours In Philly For Good Cause

Runners will be limbering up this morning getting ready for the annual Stroehmann “Back on my Feet in24″ race challenge to combat homelessness.

07/18/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 14: Actors Bill Hader and Amy Schumer attend the 'Trainwreck' New York Premiere at Alice Tully Hall on July 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Move Review: ‘Trainwreck’

Judd Apatow, the writer, producer, and director of influential comedies for screens big and small over the last couple decades – with such films as The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Knocked Up, Funny People, and This is 40 — has introduced more than his share of major comic talents to the movie audience.

07/17/2015

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KYW Flashback: The Death Of Former Mayor Frank Rizzo

1991, Frank Rizzo was brought down by his own heart.

07/17/2015

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Center City Residents Start Making Plans Ahead Of Pope’s Visit

Many residents and people who work in the city are starting to think about how they will get around when Pope Francis is in town.

07/17/2015

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