alcohol

Alcohol in the trash.
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KYW Staff
March 03, 2020 - 8:35 pm
There is no doubt that wine, various types of hard seltzer and old alcohol classics like whiskey and vodka are more popular than ever. Read more here.
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Harvard Medical School student Aliya Feroe, of Minneapolis, Minn., poses for a photograph on the school's campus, in Boston on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019.
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AP News
February 20, 2020 - 11:34 am
Ask any LGBTQ patient about awkward doctor visits and chances are they'll have a story to tell. When being heterosexual is presumed even in doctors' offices, those who identify otherwise can feel marginalized and less likely to seek medical care, contributing to health problems that include high...
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Don't drink and drive
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John McDevitt
February 19, 2020 - 3:32 pm
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is now accepting applications for its biannual grants, which fund programs that discourage and reduce underage and dangerous drinking. Read more here.
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KYW In Depth
KYW In Depth
January 17, 2020 - 9:41 am
A century ago, Prohibition didn't keep the liquor from pouring in Philadelphia. "There was widespread lawlessness, in particular in Philadelphia, and across the country," says Annie Anderson, a historian, author, and researcher at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site. This week on KYW In Depth...
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People drinking wine.
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KYW Staff
December 24, 2019 - 4:06 pm
During the holidays, you don’t have to look far for an adult beverage. Read more here.
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Police lights
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Mike DeNardo
December 16, 2019 - 3:48 pm
A North Philadelphia man has been charged for Sunday’s deadly crash in the Northeast that left two people dead. Read more here.
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Champagne
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Kim Glovas
December 09, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Some people are jumping on a growing trend of being “sober curious” — a trial run of what being alcohol-free would be like for them in social situations. But how do you navigate a cocktail-heavy holiday party with newfound sobriety? Read more here.
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Steven Benvenisti, a victim of a repeat drunk driver, lobbied for the new law as an attorney and board member with Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
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David Madden
December 09, 2019 - 4:30 am
A new law now in effect in New Jersey changes the way convicted drunk drivers are handled, with the idea to prevent a repeat offense and save lives in the process. Read more here.
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Turkey and beer
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Paul Kurtz
November 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
Wine will be the beverage of choice for many people sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner, but more and more craft beer is showing up at the table. Listen to the KYW Newsradio original podcast The Beer and Booze Broz for the best beer to pair with your meal.
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A man carries a cooler on a beach.
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David Madden
November 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
A resort town down the shore is pondering plans to tighten up rules for beach behavior next summer. Read more here.
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