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Scores of women took over the courtyard of City Hall Thursday afternoon chanting rallying cries like those for Women in Re-entry Day.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "Free our mothers — end cash bail!"

Scores of women took over the courtyard of City Hall Thursday afternoon chanting rallying cries like those for Women in Re-entry Day. 

Following National Black Mama's Bail Out Day, advocates want to highlight...Read more

TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Transit has not exactly been held in high public esteem over the last few years. 

Despite what locals may think, the agency made the Forbes 500 list of best places to work across America, coming in at No. 459.

(To put that in...Read more

Attorney Robert (Bob) Levant (left) and Khanefah Boozer

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Oxford Circle man who was wrongfully imprisoned seven years ago for firing a gun at a Philadelphia police officer just received a large sum of money in a new case filed against that officer.

Khanefah Boozer, 33, remained tight-lipped after a jury...Read more

Plastic surgeons harvested cartilage from Burrage's ribs to create a new ear and then grew it under the skin of her forearm.

By Doug Criss

(CNN) -- Shamika Burrage survived a near-fatal car accident two years ago, but not without losing something pretty important: her left ear.

Now, thanks to a novel procedure performed at an Army medical center in Texas, Burrage is getting that ear back...Read more

Treetop Quest opens to the public in Fairmount Park on Saturday.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're looking for an outdoor adventure this weekend, look no further than Treetop Quest.

The park full of obstacle courses and zip lines opens to the public  in Fairmount Park on...Read more

Rolls-Royce vehicles boast of many outstanding features. The ability to drive through water nearly two feet deep is not usually one of them. But the new Rolls-Royce Cullinan, just unveiled in London, can do that.

By Peter Valdes-Dapena

(CNN Money) -- Rolls-Royce vehicles boast of many outstanding features. The ability to drive through water nearly two feet deep is not usually one of them.

But the new Rolls-Royce Cullinan, just unveiled in London, can do that.

The...Read more

The money earmarked to save the dilapidated Camden home where the Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lived back in 1950 has been diverted to the city's fire department.

CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The more than $200,000 earmarked to save the dilapidated Camden home where the Rev Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lived back in 1950 has been diverted to the city's fire department. 

"My reaction — I was shocked," said activist and historian Patrick Duff...Read more

Students participate in the Pennsylvania Science Olympiad.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Participation trophies are a thing of the past at the Pennsylvania Science Olympiad. Third- through sixth-grade students competed in 16 events with prizes for first and second place.

Students Alyssa and Hope built a tower out of paper, tape and...Read more

Teaneck Together organized a rally showing Teaneck will stand together in solidarity with Muslims and immigrants of all nationalities in our community against the ban on immigration in 2017.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice presented their case Thursday in a lawsuit over Philadelphia's immigration policy. 

The attorneys seemed to want Police Commissioner Richard Ross to help them make the case that the city's policy — of not...Read more

Christann Gainey

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced charges this afternoon against a Roxborough senior care facility nurse who was responsible for taking care of the father of President Donald Trump's former national security adviser.

Christann...Read more

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