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Meek Mill and Questlove
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Mike Dougherty
February 11, 2020 - 12:55 pm
The annual Roots Picnic has released its 2020 lineup. Meek Mill will headline. Read more here.
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coronavirus outbreak
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Mark Abrams
February 11, 2020 - 8:09 am
The Philadelphia Health Department says it's investigating a possible case of the Wuhan coronavirus. Forthcoming lab test results will confirm whether or not the person has the infection. Read more here.
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Police say a man is in custody for killing two of his relatives early Tuesday morning in West Oak Lane.
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KYW Staff
February 11, 2020 - 7:04 am
Police say a man is in custody for killing his father and brother early Tuesday morning in West Oak Lane. Read more here.
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People gather for a rally against crime in South Philadelphia.
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Andrew Kramer
February 10, 2020 - 9:32 pm
There's concern in South Philadelphia right now after a recent uptick in crime, pushing the community to come together Monday night for a "Stand up South Philly" rally with the hopes of finding a solution. Read more here.
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People watching a movie.
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Shara Dae Howard
February 10, 2020 - 6:39 pm
At the Philadelphia Film Society, Black History Month continues with a one-time screening of a Spike Lee classic. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania AG Josh Shapiro announces the state is suing Juul at Radnor High School.
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Justin Udo
February 10, 2020 - 4:54 pm
The Pennsylvania attorney general's office sued electronic cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs Inc. on Monday over how its products are marketed and sold to teenagers. Read more here.
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Residents in the Philadelphia area are receiving a mailing from the Republican National Committee that came under fire nationally because of its resemblance to the U.S. Census form.
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Jim Melwert
February 10, 2020 - 1:51 pm
A mailing from the Republican National Committee, which came under fire nationally because of its resemblance to the U.S. Census form, is now raising eyebrows up in the Philadelphia area. Read more here.
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Police lights
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Kristen Johanson
February 10, 2020 - 1:10 pm
Two men are severely injured after being stabbed outside Chickie’s & Pete’s in South Philadelphia Sunday night. Read more here.
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Mobile app planning
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Shara Dae Howard
February 10, 2020 - 12:58 pm
Newly elected City Commissioner Omar Sabir believes an app that would make voting easier is exactly what Philadelphia needs to bring young voters out to the polls. So he is leading the charge to build and launch one. Read more here.
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KYW Newsradio anchor Brandon Brooks in the state-of-the-art air studio at KYW Newsradio's new home in the RADIO.COM World Headquarters.
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KYW Staff
February 10, 2020 - 11:00 am
KYW Newsradio begins a new era Monday afternoon when it begins broadcasting from its new home, the RADIO.COM World Headquarters along the Schuylkill River in Center City. Read more here.
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