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A rally at St. Christopher's Hospital.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
September 05, 2019 - 2:59 pm
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children staff members held a rally to let the public know how being sold to an unsatisfactory owner could impact care in an effort to get ahead of bankruptcy proceedings.
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Robert Brennan lawsuit
Matt Rourke/AP, file
AP News
September 05, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Federal prosecutors in Philadelphia have charged a former Roman Catholic priest with lying to the FBI about whether he knew an accuser and his family. Read more here.
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Maurice Hill
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 05, 2019 - 12:02 pm
The Philadelphia man accused of shooting six cops last month was expected to be in court Thursday for his preliminary hearing, but prosecutors need more time. The city's district attorney's office plans to charge him with more counts of attempted murder and assault on law enforcement.
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Trash piling up on Venango Street in Philadelphia
Pat Loeb
September 05, 2019 - 4:00 am
Nine months after Philadelphia started using surveillance cameras to reduce illegal dumping, the results are decidedly mixed.
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View of damage caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas.
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Antionette Lee
September 04, 2019 - 5:48 pm
With the Bahamas facing a humanitarian crisis after being battered by Hurricane Dorian, Philly's Caribbean community is pitching in to help thanks to a Bucks County man who's leading the relief effort.
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Bon Air Fire Company in Haverford Township.
KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
September 04, 2019 - 5:22 pm
A volunteer fire company in Haverford Township was shut down Wednesday after they discovered one of its members was involved with an extremist group. Read more here.
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Dodge Challenger
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 04, 2019 - 4:57 pm
Authorities are searching for the driver who hit and severely injured a Philadelphia man along Broad Street early Wednesday morning. Read more here.
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Hurricane relief supplies
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
September 04, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Residents in Delaware County are lending a hand however they can to people who may be affected by Hurricane Dorian — including first responders. Police and others are collecting supplies for them ahead of the storm's arrival. Read more here.
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From left: Keziah Cameron, Mike Lee, G. Lamar Stewart
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
September 04, 2019 - 1:25 pm
The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office is launching the Mobile One-Stop Job and Resource Hub, which will travel to high-crime neighborhoods, bringing victim services, housing professionals, trauma care organizations and returning citizen-friendly employers — with real jobs.
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Suspect throws rocks at mosque
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
September 04, 2019 - 11:37 am
Authorities are searching for a man who vandalized a Philadelphia mosque in West Oak Lane by throwing rocks at a glass door, causing hundreds of dollars in damages. Read more here.
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