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Defend Your Head’s ProTech football helmet.
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Justin Udo
December 02, 2019 - 3:47 pm
A current and former NFL player use their heads to help some high school football players reduce their risk of getting a concussion. Read more here.
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A Berks County home where murder charges have been filed against a woman whose children were found hanging in this home's basement.
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Jim Melwert
December 02, 2019 - 1:45 pm
Murder charges have been filed against a Berks County woman whose children were found hanging in the basement of her home on Sept. 23. Read more here.
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Paul Kurtz
December 02, 2019 - 9:47 am
A new study confirms what most of us already know: Philadelphia is one of the 10 worst American cities for commuters. Read more here.
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A section of the Northeast Extension between Quakertown and Allentown.
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KYW Staff
December 02, 2019 - 7:50 am
The Philadelphia region gets its first significant snowfall of the season today. A winter storm warning kicked in at 6 a.m. for the northern suburbs, and a winter weather advisory starts at 9 a.m. for the city and South Jersey. Dozens of schools in the area are closed. Read more here.
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A 27-foot-tall Christmas present sits in the middle of the Christmas Village in LOVE Park.
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Justin Udo
December 02, 2019 - 4:30 am
In the heart of LOVE Park, there's a 27-foot-tall Christmas present that's encouraging people to swipe their debit card and give a few dollars to some local organizations. Read more here.
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Bullet holes on black background.
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Mike DeNardo
December 02, 2019 - 4:30 am
Do realistic active shooter drills in schools unneccesarily create trauma in students? A Camden public school nurse whose family has experienced two of the nation's worst mass shootings wants a deeper look into the effects. Read more here.
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Construction on I-95 in Bridesburg.
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Andrew Kramer
December 02, 2019 - 4:30 am
If you live or drive in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia, you know all about the traffic problems in that area. But at some point in the not-too-far future, that could change. Read more here.
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Photo of vaping devices
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David Madden
December 02, 2019 - 4:30 am
The New Jersey legislature is poised to vote on a series of bills dealing with vaping and the dangers it presents. Read more here.
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Travelers wait by the baggage claim at Philadelphia International Airport.
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Justin Udo
December 01, 2019 - 4:03 pm
With the Thanksgiving weekend wrapping up, it's a mad dash for folks trying to get home for the work week. At Philadelphia International Airport, officials expected nearly 100,000 passengers to come through their doors Sunday, but Mother Nature did not help their cause. Read more here.
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The "Gun Violence: Beyond a Conversation" event at Canaan Baptist Church in Germantown included a gun buyback event.
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Antionette Lee
December 01, 2019 - 10:28 am
It may be the holiday season, but one group is taking "no days off" from addressing the city's gun violence. Read more here.
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