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A row home collapsed on N. Bailey Street in Brewerytown while a contractor was inside demolishing the building.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A partial house collapse in North Philadelphia's Brewerytown neighborhood Monday morning has killed one man and injured another — and now city and federal investigators are trying to piece together what caused the abandoned house to fall apart. 

Just...Read more

Paramount postpones 'Heathers' series, citing Parkland shooting

Paramount Network has postponed the scheduled premiere of "Heathers," a TV series based on the hit 1988 movie, citing sensitivity to the school shooting in Parkland, Florida.

The move was first reported by...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) —  The entire tomb containing the remains of Saint Katherine Drexel will be transferred from the former motherhouse of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament in Bensalem to the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway....Read more

Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Facebook, which has been under the microscope for how it handles user information, has been sharing data with cell phone makers according to a new report. 

The New York Times reveals, for the last decade or so, that Facebook has played "let's make a...Read more

By Jackie Wattles

(CNN Money) -- Disney is embracing the idea of a $15 per hour minimum wage in its latest contract negotiations with unions — but workers aren't won over yet.

Service Trades Council Union representatives in Florida head to the bargaining table this...Read more

More than 2,000 people from all over the country — former patients and members of surgical teams — celebrated the 22nd annual Fetal Family Reunion at CHOP's University City campus Sunday.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia welcomed back some former patients to celebrate a second chance at life.

More than 2,000 people from all over the country — former...Read more

Nearly a dozen people are stranded in an area cut off by lava following "vigorous eruptions" from the Kilauea volcano.

By Scott McLean and Amir Vera

(CNN) -- Nearly a dozen people are stranded in an area cut off by lava following "vigorous eruptions" from the Kilauea volcano, Hawaii authorities announced Sunday.

Hawaii Civil Defense Service officials said they went through the...Read more

Pennypack Creek

NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police and rescue crews discovered the body of a 30-year-old woman Sunday morning who was swept away by the Pennypack Creek Saturday night. 

The Philadelphia Police Marine Unit combed the murky waterway before discovering a female's body...Read more

13 Reasons Why

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The controversial Netflix drama "13 Reasons Why," a show about teen suicide, has returned for a second season. So what are the psychological implications of kids being exposed to such a show? 

Therapist Shadeen Francis with Council for Relationships...Read more

Camden County Memorial

GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) --There's a new memorial set up in Camden County to honor those who gave their lives protecting their neighbors in time of need. 
The granite monument at the county's Emergency Training Center in Gloucester Township is a 20-year...Read more