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A rendering of The Met Philadelphia, which will officially open in December.
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Ian Bush
September 10, 2018 - 5:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the city's oldest performance venues will soon be new again. The Met Philadelphia is in the final phase of a $56 million restoration project, which will officially open in December. The first to take the stage will be Bob Dylan on Dec. 3, who will play his 50th...
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Cosby arrives for his final court session in June 2017.
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Jim Melwert
September 10, 2018 - 5:28 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bill Cosby’s sentencing on sex assault charges is scheduled to take place in two weeks, but a motion was filed to introduce evidence by more victims at the sentencing. The Montgomery County District Attorney's Office filed paperwork last week saying they plan to...
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Latifah Linder
Philadelphia Police Department
Andrew Kramer
September 10, 2018 - 4:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Checkers employee has been arrested after authorities say she threw hot cooking oil at customers over the weekend in Southwest Philadelphia. At around 3 a.m. Saturday, 28-year-old Latifah Linder allegedly tossed the grease through a drive-thru window at the fast...
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Joe Balzano Jr., president of the facility's parent company EMR Eastern, aims to employ as many as 280 people at My Auto Store by the end of the year.
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Mike DeNardo
September 10, 2018 - 4:20 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Usually towns are eager to show off manufacturers. But in Camden on Monday, city officials welcomed a business that takes things apart. In the 5-month-old My Auto Store facility in Camden, cars move down two production lines, but workers are actually disassembling...
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Five people are under arrest and police are searching for two more in connection with a pair of violent robberies of a used car dealership in Montgomery County.
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
September 10, 2018 - 3:17 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Five people are under arrest and police are searching for two more in connection with a pair of violent robberies of a used car dealership in Montgomery County. According to the complaint in April , two women went into a used car dealership, El Camino Motors, on...
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The DA DelCam program allows homeowners and businesses to register their surveillance camera systems online into the county's new database.
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Justin Udo
September 10, 2018 - 2:35 pm
MEDIA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A new program created by the Delaware County District Attorney's Office is offering a more interactive way to fight crime — literally at the fingertips of law enforcement and civilians. The DA DelCam program allows homeowners and businesses to register their...
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Yazmin Manning
Philadelphia Police Department
Tim Jimenez
September 10, 2018 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say an 8-year-old girl who ran away from her foster home in the Logan section of the city on Sunday night has been found. Yazmin Manning had been missing for nearly 15 hours. Investigators say Manning ran off at around 8 p.m. after she got into a...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
September 09, 2018 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As rain continues to drench the Philadelphia area — and with Hurricane Florence threatening the coastline — National Weather Service officials say the storm's impact could cause some major issues for the Delaware Valley. A very wet summer mixed with heavy rain the...
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Authorities say the second and third floors of a row home, located at 39th and Aspen streets, collapsed around 6 a.m. Sunday. No one was injured.
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Tim Jimenez
September 09, 2018 - 10:29 am
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A partial house collapse shook up a West Philadelphia neighborhood early Sunday morning. Authorities say the second and third floors of a row home, located at 39th and Aspen streets, collapsed around 6 a.m. Neighbors like Connie Lawhorn told CBS 3 Eyewitness News...
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Obamacare
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David Madden
September 08, 2018 - 10:00 pm
RED BANK, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey's governor has announced that individual premiums for health insurance under Obamacare will be going down in 2019. Phil Murphy brought what he called "good news" to a gathering of health care professionals in Red Bank. "Because of the steps that we have...
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