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 An investigation is underway after video shows a New Jersey police officer striking a woman several times during a beach arrest.

WILDWOOD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Two police officers in Wildwood have been reassigned to administrative duty while investigators try to figure out if excessive force was used against a young woman who cops say was resisting arrest. 

A viral video from Sunday shows one officer...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police arrested two men in connection with a dead body found last week in Pennypack Park.

Eric Klotz, 38, of Rawle Street has been charged with murder,...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Both the City of Philadelphia and the Chamber of Commerce are appealing a federal judge's ruling on a city law that would ban employers from asking a job applicant's wage history. 

The law was intended to protect groups who have historically been...Read more

The bus, carrying middle school students from Paramus, was ripped from its chassis in an accident along Route 80.

NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The fatal school bus crash earlier this month has prompted a push for legislation requiring seat belts on all buses across the country.

Only eight states, including New Jersey, mandate seat restraints in large school buses.

"The evidence couldn't...Read more

NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — The percentage of residents who believe New Jersey is a good place to live has hit a record low, according to a new poll.  

The latest Monmouth...Read more

The super-post-Panamax cranes at PhilaPort are described as a "game-changer."

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Local, state and federal officials, along with dock workers, say two enormous new cranes rising from the Port of Philadelphia will keep them competitive with other top-notch ports. And, recent infrastructure improvements will translate to nearly 7,000 jobs...Read more

Big Red Pedal Tours

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For five years, Big Red Pedal Tours has been operating in Old City and Center City. The pedicycle, open-air tour bus is mainly powered by participants pedaling between drinking establishments....Read more

Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On the same day Starbucks closed thousands of its doors for a few hours so employees could undergo anti-bias training, Black coffee shop owners opened up about the importance of inclusive and fair business models as a way to advance racial justice.

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Lea and Legbo Wanhi

UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A mother and father are behind bars after their toddler, left alone, fell out a second-floor window of an Upper Darby home on Monday. 

Officers were called out to the home in the 300 block of Hampden Road around 5:30 p.m. 

Police...Read more

Oil prices are falling fast. Here's why

 By Alanna Petroff

(CNN Money) -- What a difference a week can make.

Oil prices surged to their highest level in over three years last week, and strategists were marveling that prices had shot up so quickly. Now prices are slumping.

US crude oil futures have...Read more