Pennsylvania

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Lynne Adkins
August 07, 2018 - 9:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Protecting yourself from mosquito bites is more important that ever. A mosquito bite can do more than make you itch — it can give you West Nile virus. Matt Helwig, a biologist with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, said your chances of...
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Gov. Tom Wolf
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Kim Glovas
August 06, 2018 - 6:40 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has signed an executive order, creating the Pennsylvania Commission on LGBTQ Affairs — the first in the nation. In a statement, Wolf said the commission was created to remove obstacles for anyone facing an unfair disadvantage based on...
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Pipeline construction
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Kim Glovas
August 06, 2018 - 1:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sunoco has been fined $148,000 for violations surrounding the Mariner East 2 Pipeline. The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection assessed the penalty, saying Sunoco violated the Clean Streams Law and Dam Safety Encroachment Act. Counties affected were...
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Senator Bob Casey
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David Madden
August 03, 2018 - 3:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey doesn't seemed bothered by President Donald Trump's newly minted nickname for him. Casey spent time in Northeast Philadelphia on Friday meeting with local business owners as he campaigns for a third term in Washington against Republican...
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Republican Senate candidate Rep. Lou Barletta, R-Pa., speaks as President Donald Trump listens during a rally, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes Barre, Pa.
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August 02, 2018 - 8:38 pm
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Thundering that the media is the "fake, fake disgusting news," President Donald Trump unleashed a torrent of grievances Thursday at a Pennsylvania campaign rally in which he cast journalists as his true political opponent. Trump barnstormed in a state that he swiped from...
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President Donald Trump gets the crowd cheering before leaving the stage during the President Donald J. Trump s Make America Great Again Rally at the Florida State Fair Grounds Expo Hall.
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August 02, 2018 - 4:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump swiped Pennsylvania from the Democrats in 2016. Now he is trying to help Republicans take a Senate seat there. Trump is holding a rally Thursday evening in Wilkes-Barre to back Rep. Lou Barletta, who's running to unseat two-term incumbent Democratic Sen. Bob...
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Christ the King Church on June 4, 2014, in University City, Mo.
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Mark Abrams
August 01, 2018 - 2:54 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Just weeks ahead of the court-ordered release of a statewide grand jury report on clergy sex abuse within the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania, the bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg has released the names of 71 people accused of abusing children...
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Libre the Boston terrier
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Jim Melwert
July 31, 2018 - 3:55 pm
HORSHAM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A celebration at the Horsham Dog Park on Tuesday marked the one-year anniversary of a Pennsylvania law that strengthens protections for animals. It’s become known as Libre’s Law. Libre himself was on hand for the celebration. Libre the Boston Terrier and some friends...
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In this June 13, 2018, file photo, Ryan Burke, left, who was a fraternity brother at Penn State University's shuttered Beta Theta Pi chapter, walks with his attorney Philip Masorti.
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July 31, 2018 - 6:53 am
UPDATED: 2:16 p.m. BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — The first member of a Penn State University fraternity to plead guilty in connection with the death of a pledge after a night of drinking and hazing last year was sentenced to three months' house arrest on Tuesday. Ryan Burke had pleaded guilty to four...
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In this Sept. 19, 2017 file photo, Les Moonves, chairman and CEO of CBS Corporation, poses at the premiere of the new television series "Star Trek: Discovery" in Los Angeles.
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July 30, 2018 - 11:01 am
LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Bucknell University has removed references on its website to alumnus and CBS chief executive Les Moonves amid sexual harassment allegations against him. The New Yorker magazine published the allegations from several women Friday. PennLive.com reports Bucknell President John...
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