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Social Media Today: VP Joins Instagram, Pinterest Teases Event, Twitter Ads

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

04/17/2014

KIEV, UKRAINE - JANUARY 24: Anti-government protestors stand on a hill near Dynamo Stadium on January 24, 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine. Talks to resolve the political stalemate in the Ukraine have failed as anti government protests continue in the capital and opposition leader Vitali Klitschko urges the government to call a snap election. (Credit: Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Local Community Reacts To Ukrainian Protest

The local Ukrainian community is watching as a two month long peaceful protest in Kiev has led to violence and at least two deaths.

01/25/2014

(Mayor Michael Nutter speaks with reporters outside his office in City Hall.  File photo by Mike Dunn)

Nutter Leads Session On Violence Crisis In Cities At U.S. Conference Of Mayor’s In Las Vegas

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter was in Las Vegas on Sunday moderating a panel on the violence crisis in cities and the national call to action to stop it.

06/23/2013

(The car of VP Joe Biden arrives at Har Zion Temple, in Penn Valley, for the funeral of former US Sen. Arlen Specter.  Credit: Jim Melwert)

Arlen Specter Remembered By Fellow Politicians, Average Philadelphians

Hundreds of mourners arrived to pay respects, including Vice President Joe Biden.

10/16/2012

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Jimmy Rollins Joins Other Notables In PSA Against Domestic Violence

(Rollins: ) “No woman should have to fear abuse. No man should hit a woman for any reason.”

06/21/2012

(Jill Biden, wife of VP Joe Biden, reads to schoolchildren at the Free Library of Philadelphia.  Credit: Pat Loeb)

Jill Biden, Wife of VP and Mother of Iraq Vet, Reads Her Book at Free Library

The book, Don’t Forget, God Bless Our Troops, is about the Bidens’ granddaughter and her experiences when her father, Beau Biden, was in Iraq with the Delaware National Guard.

06/07/2012

(Vice President Biden addresses a crowd in front of the Delaware County Courthouse.  Credit:  David Madden)

VP Biden Visits Media, Pa., For Veterans’ Day Ceremonies

Some 300 listened as Biden hailed those who served their country, particularly the two-million-plus young people who stepped up after America was attacked a decade ago.

11/11/2011

(VP Biden at 30th Street Station on Tuesday.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

In Philly, VP Biden Pitches White House Plan For High-Speed Rail

In a speech at 30th Street Station that was largely preaching to the proverbial choir, Biden drew parallels as far back as the presidency of Abraham Lincoln.

02/08/2011

(VP Biden, left, accompanies candidate Bryan Lentz onto the stage on Wednesday.  Photo by Brad Segall.)

VP Biden Stumps In Delco For Congressional Hopeful Lentz

Democrats in Delaware County, Pa. brought in a Washington, DC power hitter on Wednesday to campaign for Congressional candidate Bryan Lentz, who is locked in a hotly contested race with Republican Pat Meehan.

10/27/2010

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Dems Say VP Biden Rally Roadblock Was Politically Motivated

Vice President Joseph Biden’s scheduled appearance for Bryan Lentz, a Democratic congressional candidate, was moved to a new location after being turned away by Radnor High School.

10/27/2010