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The National Transportation Safety Board is onsite inspecting a Southwest airline plane after engine failure caused the plane to make an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport.
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April 25, 2018 - 10:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- As the National Transportation Safety Board investigates last week's midair engine explosion on Southwest Airlines Flight 1380, which made an energency landing in Philadelphia, the husband of the only passenger who died is now sharing his story. Michael Riordan spoke...
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April 24, 2018 - 10:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has ruled against the Trump administration's decision to end a program protecting some young immigrants from deportation. U.S. District Judge John D. Bates in Washington says the Department of Homeland Security's decision to rescind the Deferred Action for...
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A police car sits in front of a Waffle House restaurant.
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April 24, 2018 - 5:58 pm
(AP) — Travis Reinking exhibited multiple warning signs that he was mentally unstable: He talked openly about delusions that he was being stalked by Taylor Swift. He insisted unknown people were making barking noises outside his home. He even went to the White House on a mission to talk to the...
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President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron
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April 24, 2018 - 2:47 pm
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and KEN THOMAS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Weighing U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear accord, President Donald Trump declared on Tuesday that if the Iranians "restart their nuclear program, they will have bigger problems than they've ever had before." Trump issued...
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April 24, 2018 - 2:34 pm
By LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A veteran who lost his genitals from a blast in Afghanistan has received the world's most extensive penis transplant, and doctors said Monday he is recovering well and expected to leave the hospital this week. Saying they wanted to address "...
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Naruto, a crested macaque in Indonesia
April 24, 2018 - 2:25 pm
By Susannah Cullinane, CNN (CNN) -- Monkey ©. Monkey don't. Naruto, a crested macaque in Indonesia, has no rights to the (adorable) selfies he took on a nature photographer's camera, according to the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. That court upheld a lower court's previous ruling, which said,...
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Malcolm Jenkins
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Mike DeNardo
April 24, 2018 - 10:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The White House says plans are in the works to arrange a visit by the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles. No date is set yet, but this White House invitation brings a helmetful of political overtones. How many players will go? The Eagles, of course, won the...
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June 7, 2017; Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby walks through the Montgomery County Courthouse on the third day of the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial. Mandatory Credit: Mark Makela/Getty Images-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
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Jim Melwert
April 24, 2018 - 10:10 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- A jury is hearing closing arguments Tuesday in Bill Cosby’s sex assault retrial in Montgomery County. Prosecutors are presenting their case in the afternoon, but in the morning the jury heard a two-hour close from the defense. Both Tom Meserau and Kathleen Bliss...
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Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, California
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April 24, 2018 - 9:29 am
By AMY FORLITI, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince's heirs have sued Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated the music superstar after he suffered from an opioid overdose, alleging that a doctor and various pharmacists failed to provide Prince with reasonable care, contributing to...
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Vertis Boyce receives a kidney
April 24, 2018 - 8:14 am
By Andrea Diaz, CNN (CNN) -- Vertis Boyce is a 70-year-old African-American woman. But her new kidney used to belong to a 24-year-old Hispanic man. And before that, it belonged to a 17-year-old white girl. Boyce's organ's journey, and her new lease on life, are the result of a rare procedure in...
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