Pat Loeb

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Too Soon? Pennsylvanians Being Polled On 2016 Senate Race

Pollsters are already asking Pennsylvania voters whether they’re willing to re-elect Pat Toomey.

01/29/2015

(Demonstrators hold signs on Broad Street in support of the US Supreme Court's 1973 decision that legalized abortion under certain circumstances.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

42nd Anniversary of ‘Roe v. Wade’ Marked by Philadelphia Pro-Choice and Anti-Abortion Groups

At lunchtime today on South Broad Street in center city Philadelphia, abortion rights activists rallied on the median.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/22/2015

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane. (credit: David Spunt)

Grand Jury Wants Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Kane Charged With Perjury, 3 Other Counts

And now, Kane’s spokesman is reacting with outrage.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/21/2015

(Photo by CBS3's Steve Patterson)

Heroic Radnor Cop Who Found Himself Near Double-Fatal Weekend Crash Recalls Moments of Horror

Officer James Gallagher had just finished a night shift and was driving home when he saw a car crash into a wall near the Route 3 exit of Interstate 476.

01/20/2015

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Get Head Start On Tax Return By Filing Electronically

Tax season opens Tuesday when the IRS begins processing returns, but the agency says you can get a jump on it by filing online.

01/17/2015

(US Supreme Court justice Samuel Alito, standing in center of photo, at a CCP luncheon in his honor.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

US Supreme Court Justice Gets Public Service Award from Community College of Philadelphia

Philadelphia got a rare visit today from a sitting US Supreme Court justice. Judge Samuel Alito was in town to receive an award from the college.

01/15/2015

health care

Deadline For Getting Health Insurance Through Affordable Care Act Nearing

Today is the deadline for getting coverage that begins in February.

01/15/2015

(Some of the guns confiscated by police in Philadelphia.  File photo by KYW's Tony Hanson)

Court Fight Ahead as NRA, Backed by New Pa. Law, Sues City of Philadelphia

The cities being sued have already challenged the constitutionality of the law in Commonwealth Court.

01/14/2015

(Charles Plosser speaks to the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce on January 14, 2015.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Head of Philadelphia Fed Urges Return to ‘Normal’ Monetary Policy

Charles Plosser told the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce that US monetary policy should be “returned to a more normal footing,” following preset rules.

01/14/2015

File Photo (Credit: Thinkstock)

Pipeline Will Cut Through 3 Downingtown Schools After School Board And Company Reach Agreement

Columbia Gas has won an easement to put a pipeline through the property of three Downingtown public schools and they’ll pay the district more than $500,000 for the right to dig.

01/10/2015

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As Tax Season Nears, Those Insured Through Obamacare Have Extra Figuring To Do

People who bought health insurance through the federal marketplace last year face extra steps on their 2014 tax returns, and maybe extra taxes too.

01/08/2015

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Philadelphia Firefighters See Sharp Increase In Emergency Calls In 2014

The Philadelphia fire department’s year-end review found a sharp increase in the number of calls and the number of fatalities in 2014.

01/04/2015

(The "Healthy PA" web site, healthypa.com)

With Short Window for Corbett-Backed Medicaid Expansion Plan, Experts Urge Attention

A full year in the making, “Healthy PA” is unlikely to survive far beyond its first month. Governor-elect Tom Wolf has said he intends to replace it with a straight Medicaid expansion.

01/02/2015

(The scene where Joseph Pacini was killed.  Credit: Justin Udo/ KYW)

In Drexel Hill Shooting, Police Get Reminder of Volatility of Some Mental Illnesses

Though mental health advocates say only a tiny percentage of mentally ill people become involved with law enforcement, it’s enough of a problem that police departments routinely send officers for crisis intervention training.

12/31/2014

(Photo by Pat Loeb)

Phila. Protesters Say Gay Men Shouldn’t Be Singled Out When Donating Blood

The group says recent policy changes by the FDA on blood donations from homosexual men doesn’t go far enough.

12/30/2014

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