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(Dr. Sloane Guy demonstrates robotic surgery techniques at Temple Hospital to visiting students from Germantown Academy.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Philadelphia Students Get Hands-On Introduction to Robotic Surgery Methods

Under the guidance of doctors and staff, fifth- and sixth-graders from Germantown Academy were taught the basics of robotic surgery at Temple Hospital.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/05/2015

(Photo from Phila. PD)

Worker Charged With Bus-Stop Murder of Supervisor Last Month in North Philadelphia

Randolph Sanders, 36, is charged with murdering Kim Jones, who was his supervisor at a social service agency for children.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/02/2015

(Ribbon cutting is held for the Blackstone Launchpad at Temple.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Official Grand Opening Held For New Entrepreneurship Lab at Temple University

It’s called the Blackstone Launchpad at Temple, and its purpose is to develop flexible, entrepreneurial mindsets that lead to business ventures generating revenue, jobs, and career paths.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

Woman Shot Outside North Philly Bar

Police say a woman was shot for unknown reasons early Friday morning outside a bar in North Philadelphia.

01/30/2015

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Police: 1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In North Philadelphia Shooting

It happened Monday at the 2700 block of N. 5th Street.

01/26/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 2000 block of N. Lambert Street in North Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Police: Teen Dies After Shooting In North Philadelphia

Police say it happened at about 5:49 p.m. Friday at the 2000 block of N. Lambert Street.

01/23/2015

(Pa. state rep Curtis Thomas, D-Phila., speaks at a rally in memory of Kim Jones.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Rally Held in Memory of Woman Murdered Last Week While Waiting For Septa Bus

The group, calling itself the “All Life Matters Coalition,” gathered at 12th and Jefferson Streets, where newlywed mother of two Kim Jones was shot once in the back of the head in broad daylight.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/22/2015

(Shay Wharton, after she was attacked by a stranger on a Route 15 Septa trolley.  Family photo)

Man Sought After Schoolgirl Attacked While Riding SEPTA Trolley in North Philadelphia

Eyewitnesses say Shay Wharton was repeatedly punched in the face after her backpack accidentally bumped a man on the crowded Route 15 trolley.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/22/2015

Scene of deadly shooting near Temple University on January 13, 2015. (credit: Steve Patterson)

Police Release Surveillance Video Of Suspect Wanted In Shooting Death Of Woman In North Philly

Police have released new information, including surveillance video, in the shooting death of a woman waiting for a SEPTA bus Tuesday morning.

01/16/2015

(Students at Tanner Duckrey School accept delivery of ten laptop computers and related hardware from KYW Newsradio.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

A North Philadelphia Public School Wins KYW Newsradio’s Latest 10-Laptop Computer Lab

Tanner Duckrey School now has more computer lab space for its young students, thanks to a partnership between KYW Newsradio 1060 and Comcast Corporation.

01/16/2015

Philadelphia Police, Police Car, Cop Car, Philly Cop Car, Police, Cop

Man Shot Twice During North Philly Home Invasion, Robbery

Philadelphia police are searching for the suspects who shot a man during a home invasion robbery Friday morning.

01/16/2015

Scene of deadly shooting near Temple University on January 13, 2015. (credit: Steve Patterson)

Police: Woman Fatally Shot While Waiting For Bus In North Philadelphia

The shooting took place at about 9:15 a.m. Tuesday at 12th and Jefferson Streets in North Philadelphia.

01/13/2015

File Photo (Credit: CBS)

Police: 19-Year-Old Man First Homicide Victim Of 2015 In Philadelphia

The incident occurred on the 5800 N. Philip Street around 5:15 a.m.

01/01/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Police Investigating Series Of Robberies Caught On Tape In North Philly

Philadelphia Police are investigating a series of robberies in North Philadelphia that occurred between November 15 and December 17, 2014.

12/19/2014

(credit: Chopper 3)

Police Take Man With Semi-Automatic Rifle In North Philly Into Custody

A man with a semi-automatic rifle is in police custody after shots were fired Wednesday afternoon.

12/17/2014

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