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Andrew Kramer
August 17, 2019 - 7:52 am
LINDENWOLD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- A little girl is dead after she was left in a van in the parking lot of a PATCO station in Camden County on a very hot Friday. When Juan Cave arrived to the Lindenwold Station to pick up his wife it wasn't the normal afternoon scene. "What I see is a number of...
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Mark Abrams
August 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Employers are looking for military veterans and their spouses. That's the message more than 100 former members of the armed services got during a job fair held this past week at the Linc. "They got out of high school and went straight into the military," said Chris...
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Lynne Adkins
August 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Nearly three dozen local college students spent part of their summer break in Thailand caring for some elephants in need. These elephants had been abused, or were sick and needed a lot of TLC and Samantha Froot says she was a thrill to help. The recent graduate of...
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David Madden
August 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey legislature will hold public hearings in the fall on the quality of water delivered by utilities throughout the state The Water Quality Accountability Act has been on the books for two years now and state Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-Gloucester...
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Hadas Kuznits
August 16, 2019 - 8:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A group of 8 to 12-year-old kids from Philadelphia returned home from a week of summer camp in the Poconos. It’s part of a program sponsored by the city for kids who might not otherwise get to experience this kind of an opportunity. A group of Philadelphia kids, who...
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Jim Melwert
August 16, 2019 - 8:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The movie “The Peanut Butter Falcon” is billed as the first Hollywood film with a lead actor with Down syndrome, and it’s taking the movie world by storm. This weekend, a Conshohocken native who helped make the movie is back home telling everyone, including KYW...
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Pat Loeb
August 16, 2019 - 7:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Fire officials say they've disposed of about 50% of a dangerous chemical at Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery, which was shut down by an explosive fire in June. However, they're still not declaring the scene under control. “I'm pleased to say that we've had a...
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John McDevitt
August 16, 2019 - 7:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — More than 20 environmental education centers in the region are joining forces to protect and restore the Delaware River Watershed. Public outreach projects are being shared among the centers. This year’s 23 fellows of the Alliance for Watershed Education of Delaware...
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August 16, 2019 - 6:01 pm
(CNN/KYW Newsradio) - - The US Customs and Border Protection computer system is down at some airports, creating long lines for arriving international travelers, the agency tweeted Friday afternoon. "CBP is experiencing a temporary outage with its processing systems at various (airports) of entry...
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Paul Kurtz
August 16, 2019 - 5:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — First it was the taxi business. Now Uber and Lyft are being blamed for putting a big dent in valet parking. Five years ago his company was handling about 400 cars a night outside some 20 Center City restaurants. Those days are long gone says the supervisor, who asked...
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