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June 16, 2019 - 12:10 pm
By Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- The US is escalating cyber attacks on Russia's electric power grid and has placed potentially crippling malware inside the Russian system, The New York Times reported Saturday. The placement of the malware that deep within the Russian grid had never previously been...
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Justin Udo
June 16, 2019 - 10:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One person is dead and many more are injured following at least 10 shootings in Philadelphia over the weekend. Philadelphia police say from Friday night into Saturday morning, there were shootings in Hunting Park, Port Richmond, West Philadelphia and South...
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Tim Jimenez
June 16, 2019 - 9:42 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Many people started their Father’s Day in Philadelphia by running or walking on MLK Drive to benefit the fight against prostate cancer and raise awareness for one of the most common cancers in men. The Philadelphia Father’s Day Run used to be known as the Gary Papa...
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Mark Abrams
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Master gardeners are descending on King of Prussia for an international conference beginning Monday. Erin Kinley, a Penn State Extension master gardener from Collegeville, is among the coordinators for the weeklong International Master Gardener Conference . "...
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Mike DeNardo
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A charter school is offering to buy the building that it's been renting from the School District of Philadelphia. The Belmont Charter School is proposing to buy the building it's currently leasing from the district — the one with the leaky roof and no air conditioning...
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Pat Loeb
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council, last week, got legislation to increase protections for transgender and gender non-conforming youth. The bill would require any institution that works with young people to adopt and publicize a non-discrimination policy specifically for...
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Provided by Dr. Anne Koch
Antionette Lee
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This pride month there is extra assistance available to help train health care providers on how to deliver equitable care to transgender patients. A local doctor is changing the game when it comes to health care for trans people. Dr. Anne Koch is a retired health care...
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Paul Kurtz
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Did you know that Pennsylvania is the second biggest producer of organic food in America behind California? The Wolf administration is now pushing for the Commonwealth to become number one. There are two items in the pipeline that could bring more organic food to your...
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Mike Dougherty
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A lot of shore towns in South Jersey give free beach access to veterans and active duty military. A bill working its way through Trenton would make it the law of the land. Ocean City, Avalon, and Sea Isle City already let vets on the beach for free. New Jersey state Sen...
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(L) Don Melone, (R) Matt Schuda
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Andrew Kramer
June 15, 2019 - 10:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) – It’s a Father’s Day weekend story that will melt your heart. For as long as he can remember, Matt Schuda says all he ever wanted was to find his biological father. "I basically had been looking my whole life," he told KYW Newsradio. "Fifty-two years I had not known...
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