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The bridge over Frankford Creek, along Castor Avenue, is dedicated to the late Philadelphia Police Officer Gary Skerski.
Steve Tawa-KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
May 08, 2018 - 1:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A bridge has been dedicated in his memory of a well-liked Philadelphia police officer just a few blocks from where he was killed in the line of duty 12 years ago. Officer Gary Skerski's widow, Anne, was among the participants at the dedication ceremony in the...
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Greg Bullock
Cherri Gregg-KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
May 08, 2018 - 12:13 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Greg Bullock is grateful. "It's unbelievable that somebody would have that much kindness in their heart," he said. He's rented and lived in the same home at 26th and Master streets for 25 years, but last month when the building's owner decided to sell, he was...
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Dreamstime
Dan Wing
May 08, 2018 - 12:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia Police have charged a 36-year old woman in the death of her 2-year old daughter last week. Police say Diana Taylor has been charged with murder, involuntary manslaughter and endangering the welfare of a child. Taylor's 2-year-old daughter, Faith, was...
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Four Bucks County men went missing in July 2017. Two men, Cosmo Dinardo and Sean Kratz, are charged with their murder.
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Jim Melwert
May 08, 2018 - 10:42 am
SOLEBURY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The two men charged with murdering four people on a Bucks County farm are due in court next week, and sources close the case say there could be a resolution. Cosmo Dinardo and Sean Kratz are scheduled for two separate hearings next Wednesday, May 16...
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Water main break at Philly airport
Tim Jimenez-KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
May 08, 2018 - 8:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Water Department crews have plenty of work to do following a water main break at Philadelphia International Airport on Monday night. The break led to quite the mess inside the airport as well. When the main burst around 5 p.m., water was gushing at Section H of the...
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Dreamstime
Dan Wing
May 08, 2018 - 7:35 am
Two women were rescued from an apartment fire in Collingswood, New Jersey, early Tuesday morning. Collingswood Fire Department said crews were called to an apartment building on Haddon Avenue around 1:30 a.m. When they arrived, they saw two women hanging out of a second floor window. Both were...
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Police Tape Generic
Dan Wing
May 08, 2018 - 7:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One person is dead and two others hospitalized after a shooting in the city's Frankford section late Monday night. Police say officers found two victims of a shooting near the intersection of Griscom and Arrott streets around 11:30 p.m., and that a third injured man...
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Amanda De Guio went missing on June 3, 2014.
De Guio family
Kristen Johanson
May 07, 2018 - 10:47 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities are ramping up efforts to find a Delaware County mother who has been missing for four years. Police are expanding the investigation, adding a team of detectives who are working to bring her family answers. Amanda De Guio walked out of her Drexel Hill...
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Shara Dae Howard
May 07, 2018 - 8:40 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Gov. Phil Murphy supported the proposed legislation that would give film and digital companies tax credits for filming in the state. He spoke about the Democrat-led legislation during the Montclair Film Festival, noting the effort would bring pride to the Garden State...
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Dreamstime
Andrew Kramer
May 07, 2018 - 7:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio ) — Water pressure is now back on at Philadelphia International Airport after a 24-inch main break caused major problems this evening. Due to a nearby water main break there is no water pressure throughout the airport terminals. We apologize for the situation and are...
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