Amulet, seen here with Ms. Marvel on his shoulders, is Marvel's newest superhero -- and one of the few Arab-American superheroes in comics. He'll make his official debut in March.
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January 03, 2020 - 1:38 pm
Like anything Marvel produces, its newest superhero is shrouded in mystery. Not much is known about his powers or his background, except that he hails from Dearborn, Michigan, is considered a "gentle giant" and wears an amulet around his neck -- a nod to his Arab-American heritage. Read more here.
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Jurassic Quest
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Holli Stephens
January 03, 2020 - 5:00 am
It’s 2020 and we’re still captivated by the great enigmas of some of our childhoods: David Bowie and dinosaurs. From Philly Loves Bowie Week to Jurassic Quest, there’s a lot to do and see this weekend. Check out The KYW To-Do List to plan your weekend in and around Philadelphia.
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Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, marks the first day that students, researchers and scholars can go to Princeton, N.J., to see these letters between poet T.S. Eliot and longtime confidante Emily Hale.
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AP News
January 01, 2020 - 8:20 am
After more than 60 years spent sealed up in a library storage facility, about 1,000 letters written by poet T.S. Eliot to confidante Emily Hale will be unveiled this week, and scholars hope they will reveal the extent of a relationship that's been speculated about for decades. Read more here.
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Fireworks Image
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December 09, 2019 - 10:47 am
KYW Newsradio is proud to be the official radio station of the biggest New Year's Eve celebration in the Philadelphia area. As the grand finale of Philadelphia’s holiday season, ring in 2020 at the biggest New Year’s Eve celebration in the area! Rivers Casino Philadelphia is once again making the...
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American Girl doll
Mattel Inc.
December 31, 2019 - 3:31 pm
American Girl is ringing in the new year by unveiling its first hearing impaired doll and 2020 Girl of the Year. Read more here.
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This image released by Disney-Marvel Studios shows Brie Larson in a scene from "Captain Marvel."
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AP News
December 31, 2019 - 1:58 pm
Every movie year offers up a parade of hits and flops. But in 2019, no winner was in the same galaxy as the Walt Disney Co. And the biggest loser might have been anyone less thrilled about the box-office domination of franchise films. Read more here.
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R. Kelly
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AP News
December 30, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Few TV documentary series can boast having a more powerful real world impact than “Surviving R. Kelly.” Read more here.
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Fireworks in Philadelphia.
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Holli Stephens
December 30, 2019 - 2:21 pm
From fireworks on the river to ball-dropping discos, count down the night with a special edition of The KYW To-Do List, your guide for things to do in Philadelphia and nearby suburbs to ring in 2020.
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Neil Innes
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AP News
December 30, 2019 - 11:39 am
Comedic writer and actor Neil Innes, who created a Beatles parody group called the Rutles and frequently worked with the members of Monty Python, has died at age 75. Read more here.
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New Year's celebration with fireworks
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Mark Abrams
December 30, 2019 - 4:30 am
There are some unique ways a few nearby communities celebrate the start of the new year. So, if you're looking to make a road trip, here are a few suggestions for your New Year's Eve celebration. Read more here.
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