Local News

Computer Hacker
Ian Bush
May 19, 2018 - 9:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- If you were on I-95 in Delaware County last Sunday at this time, you may have gotten an eyeful -- courtesy an electronic sign that was vandalized to display a vulgar message. Similar incidents have gotten the attention of the Department of Homeland Security. The...
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You are Beautiful Campaign
Kimberly Adams/KYW Newsradio
Kimberly Adams
May 19, 2018 - 3:12 pm
MOORESTOWN, NJ. (KYW Newsradio) -- A South Jersey hospital and a hair salon are teaming up to send a message to area cancer patients..."you are beautiful." "I really wanted to have a place where that we could cry together, hold your hand, and your family could be there," said Frank Rizzieri. That's...
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Khaleem Martin
Philadelphia Police Department
Molly Daly
May 18, 2018 - 1:39 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police have issued a warrant for a man they say shot and killed a young North Philadelphia woman this week. Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding him. Police say 21-year-old Khaleem Martin is the man who fired a bullet into the head of 25-year-...
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Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
May 18, 2018 - 12:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has sued the city in response to the city's decision to stop placing foster children through Catholic Social Services. The city took action because the agency would not place children with same-sex couples. The suit claims the city's...
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Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup Company
David Madden
May 18, 2018 - 11:17 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Some major changes are underway at one of South Jersey's top employers. Campbell Soup Company CEO Denise Morrison is out, effective immediately. A press release indicated she has "chosen to retire" after 15 years, but the company reported a third quarter loss of $475...
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Bike to Work Day
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
May 18, 2018 - 8:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You may notice more two-wheeled commuters on the streets Friday: It's National Bike to Work Day . But for commuters like Keegan Brown, every day is Bike to Work Day. He rides his bike daily to his job in Old City from West Philadelphia. "I like not being trapped...
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Police Tape Generic
Dreamstime
May 18, 2018 - 7:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are investigating an accident that killed a pedestrian late Thursday night. The victim was struck along Roosevelt Boulevard near Levick Street. Chief Inspector Scott Small said it happened at about 10:30 p.m. in the southbound lane. "The driver remained on the...
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Miss America
(AP Photo/Wayne Parry)
May 17, 2018 - 10:26 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Miss America Organization is putting women in its three top leadership positions following an email scandal in which male officials were caught making vulgar and insulting comments about past winners of the beauty pageant. The organization told The Associated Press...
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Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
May 17, 2018 - 8:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Philadelphia city councilman wants to help protect community organizations that get targeted for frivolous lawsuits if they oppose a developer. He introduced a bill that would provide insurance to the groups. Councilman Bobby Henon says his bill is a response to...
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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
CNN, file
Hadas Kuznits
May 17, 2018 - 8:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The British royal wedding, featuring Prince Harry and American Hollywood actress Meghan Markle, will be held Saturday. If you can't make it to London, there are some local places where you can celebrate the nuptials. Debbie Heth, with a Taste of Britain in Wayne,...
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