Pennsylvania

“Ghost gun” parts
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Tony Romeo
December 16, 2019 - 3:02 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro has issued a legal opinion that determines law enforcement can now treat “ghost guns” the same as those that are purchased fully assembled. Read more here.
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From left: Republican State House Marjority Leader Bryan Cutler and Gov. Tom Wolf
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Tony Romeo
December 16, 2019 - 10:51 am
Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf and state lawmakers from both sides of the aisle Monday announced the creation of a task force to recommend reforms of the juvenile justice system a little less than a year from now. Read more here.
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Hundred-dollar bills.
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Jim Melwert
December 16, 2019 - 4:30 am
Delaware County council passed a 2020 budget last week without a tax increase. But Democrats are accusing outgoing Republicans on county council of purposely sandbagging the budget for political purposes. Read more here.
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Call center phone and headset.
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Mark Abrams
December 15, 2019 - 4:30 am
The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency has extended its lease for a call center in Chester for another year, but says it will close the doors in December 2020 and transfer operations to other centers. Read more here.
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Bulldozer
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Jim Melwert
December 13, 2019 - 2:31 pm
The family of a Reading man, who was run over and killed by a bulldozer while hiding from police, is suing. They claim the use of a bulldozer to search for him — because he was discovered tending to a few marijuana plants on state game lands — was excessive, reckless and dangerous. Read more here.
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Temple University
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AP News
December 13, 2019 - 11:47 am
Pennsylvania's top prosecutor has settled with Temple University regarding years of falsified data submitted to U.S. News & World Report. Read more here.
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Visitors enjoy ice skating at Dilworth Park on Christmas Day.
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Holli Stephens
December 13, 2019 - 5:30 am
Regardless of the weather forecast this weekend, there will be ice. From hand-carved ice sculptures in Fishtown, to Christmas “spirits” being shared at an Old City bar crawl, and a pajama party in the park with Saint Nick, there’s all that and more to do in Philly this weekend. Read The KYW To-Do...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivers an economic policy speech.
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AP News
December 12, 2019 - 5:35 pm
Elizabeth Warren's campaign is moving to become the first in the Democratic presidential primary to hire field staff and open field offices in Pennsylvania. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally in Hershey, Pa., Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019.
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AP News
December 11, 2019 - 8:50 am
President Donald Trump mocked the Democratic impeachment effort as he sought to rally supporters Tuesday in the key swing state of Pennsylvania, calling the process "impeachment lite" and promising it would lead to his reelection in 2020. Read more here.
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President Donald Trump gestures after speaking at a campaign rally Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, in Sunrise, Fla.
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AP News
December 10, 2019 - 11:37 am
A full year before Election Day 2020, Republicans quietly executed a "dry run" of President Donald Trump's massive reelection machine. And on Tuesday, Trump himself will face thousands more cheering supporters in Pennsylvania, his fourth appearance in the swing state this year. Read more here.
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