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PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Anna Payne has been on overdrive since she was young.

She's a hard worker, loves to volunteer in a number of groups and causes, and has run for several political offices — all at the same time.

She does it all because she has cystic fibrosis, a...Read more

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KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross.

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Inflammatory bowel disease...Read more

By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) —A New Jersey lawyer filed a lawsuit on behalf of her client who claimed he suffered age discrimination when he was not allowed to apply for a job with the Camden County Police Department. 

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Diner En Blanc

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 2019 date of Philadelphia's biggest annual pop-up dinner has been revealed.

At a preview party on Tuesday at the Bourse Food Hall, officials announced the eighth annual Diner en...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Brigid Jensen has always been skilled in the science and mathematics field — it runs in the family. But her determination to cure ALS runs deeper.

When Jensen was 2, her grandfather died from early-onset Alzheimer’s disease. The few lucid moments he...Read more

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KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. 

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

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By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An eBay seller offered a “super rare” McDonald's plastic straw for sale in the UK last month for £1,000.

In Britain, McDonalds has begun to eliminate the use of plastic straws.

So,...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Michelle Kott has worked her way to the top of a predominantly male industry. At 37, she is the first-ever female captain of the City of Bethlehem Police Department.  

Before that, she was "the first female lieutenant in our department's history as...Read more

KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. 

By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor

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By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The first bill the Governor of Wisconsin and the state legislature agreed to pass into law was the banning the r-word — retarded — from being used in state agency rules or regulations.

The...Read more

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