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George Floyd protest in Philadelphia
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Kristen Johanson
June 03, 2020 - 9:22 am
Following an incident involving tear gas and aggression from Philadelphia police officers, Commissioner Danielle Outlaw has temporarily changed the use-of-force policy used by the law enforcement during protests. Read more here.
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Brewerytown residents Lorette Willis and Marc Rademaker heard explosions overnight as looters tried to blow up ATMs.
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Hadas Kuznits
June 03, 2020 - 8:40 am
For the second night in a row, thieves targeted ATM terminals in the city for cash, unnerving some North Philadelphia residents with a series of loud explosions. Read more here.
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Frank Rizzo statue is removed from Municipal Services Building
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Tim Jimenez
June 03, 2020 - 6:09 am
The city removed the statue of former Mayor Frank Rizzo from the front steps of the Municipal Services Building in the middle of the night. Read more here.
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Voters cast ballots in primary elections on June 2, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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KYW Staff
June 02, 2020 - 8:49 pm
Pennsylvania held a primary election Tuesday amid protests and coronavirus concerns. Read more here.
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Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel
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John McDevitt
June 02, 2020 - 6:49 pm
Additional resources are being brought in to assist the Philadelphia Fire Department with its challenges as protests continue in Philadelphia. Read more here.
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George Floyd protest in Philadelphia
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KYW Staff
June 02, 2020 - 6:32 pm
Protesters once again took over the streets of Philadelphia Tuesday, though this one did not result in clashes with police. Read the latest here.
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Delaware County police have recovered thousands of dollars of goods they say were looted during the protests
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Justin Udo
June 02, 2020 - 5:42 pm
Delaware County police have recovered thousands of dollars of goods they say was looted during the protests in Philadelphia from the last few days at an apartment. Read more here.
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Camden protest
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Mike Dougherty
June 02, 2020 - 5:24 pm
While looters have taken advantage of protests and left a path of destruction in cities across the country, Camden protests have remained relatively peaceful. Thousands marched over the weekend — including police officers. Read more here.
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Police at protest
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Mike DeNardo
June 02, 2020 - 3:27 pm
Authorities in New Jersey say a series of police reforms have been in the works — even before the George Floyd protests. Read more here.
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The Community College of Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
June 02, 2020 - 12:56 pm
Community College of Philadelphia President Guy Generals believes it's time that the city had a frank discussion about racism in America, so the college is arranging an online “teach-in” and town hall. Read more here.
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