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PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania newborns can get a $100 head start on their college education, under a new state program.

State treasurer Joe Torsella announced the new Keystone Scholars https://www.pa529.com/keystone/...Read more

Governor Phil Murphy today showcased details of the proposed New Jersey Innovation Evergreen Fund (NJIEF), a groundbreaking new program to bring more venture capital investment to New Jersey while strengthening the Garden State’s innovation ecosystem in N

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy continues pushing for priorities in his proposed $38.6 billion budget for the next fiscal year. Spurring innovation is seen as one way to stimulate the state’s economy and business climate.

At an event in North...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new business catering to the needs of families, particularly moms and children, opens in Brewerytown next month.

Kith + Kin co-owner Eden Coffey describes her new business as a gathering space.

"We started talking about, 'There should be a...Read more

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PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police say a teenager was killed after he was hit by a train in Philadelphia's Olney neighborhood.  

According to police two teenagers were crossing train tracks, not far from SEPTA's Olney Station, around 6:30 Friday night.

That's when...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Members of the Philadelphia Orchestra are participating in an education program this week where their music and message is being brought into the city's schools and neighborhoods.  

Members of the orchestra performed for visually and hearing...Read more

The scene near 33rd and Market Streets where bomb squads were called.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The unusual discovery near Drexel University prompted a quick response from police and other emergency officials around noon on Friday. 

Officials say construction workers were doing renovations inside the old armory building near 33rd and Market Streets,...Read more

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The replica Liberty Bell that stood atop Veterans Stadium is back and was installed Thursday at the Phillies' ballpark.

The bell is back, but where's it been? 

The Liberty Bell that was high above center field atop the Veterans Stadium catwalk was...Read more

Pictures of damage from Tulip St. home collapse on March 22, 2019.

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Licenses and Inspections officials are taking steps to revoke the license of a contractor whose shoddy work caused two homes to collapse in Fishtown this week.

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School graduate Sydney Aiello does yoga in the photo on her family's GoFundMe page, launched to raise funds for her memorial.

By Christina Capatides

CBS NEWS — On the day a gunman opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Sydney Aiello escaped with her life. However, the grief of losing 17 of her classmates and teachers, as well as the long-lasting effects of enduring such a traumatic...Read more

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NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey filed criminal charges Monday against a dozen people in connection with a drug ring in Camden County that allegedly dealt in distributing so-called ghost guns. 

Now, the state is filing a civil suit against a California firm they contend...Read more

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