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Superintendent William Hite
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Mike DeNardo
October 10, 2019 - 4:45 pm
After nearly two weeks of waiting in limbo, Ben Franklin High School and Science Leadership Academy students officially have places to resume their studies. Read more here.
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A new temporary exhibit opens Saturday in the Delaware River outside the Independence Seaport Museum.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
October 10, 2019 - 3:38 pm
A new temporary exhibit opens in the Delaware River outside the Independence Seaport Museum.
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The Drexel University campus is shown on Thursday morning.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
October 10, 2019 - 7:29 am
Police say a Drexel University student was raped in an off-campus apartment in the city's Powelton section on Wednesday, and they’re still looking for the attacker.
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City Hall, Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
October 09, 2019 - 4:51 pm
The head of the Philadelphia police union has formally confronted the district attorney over his spokeswoman's since-deleted tweet, which some argue is racially charged. Read more here.
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spentWillieVeasy, who spent 27 years behind bars for a murder he says he did not commit, is now free.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
October 09, 2019 - 1:55 pm
A Philadelphia man who spent 27 years behind bars for a murder he says he did not commit is now free — the 10th person to be exonerated under the leadership of District Attorney Larry Krasner. Read more here.
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Benjamin Franklin High School
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Mike DeNardo
October 09, 2019 - 10:56 am
A task force has recommended new temporary sites for students at Science Leadership Academy and Ben Franklin High, while asbestos work and construction are underway through December. Read more here.
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Driving Away the Cold event
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
October 08, 2019 - 1:23 pm
More than 1,000 students from four elementary schools within the School District of Philadelphia had the chance to pick out new winter coats during an event at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Tuesday. Read more here.
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PHS chief of shows and events Sam Lemheney; 2020 Flower Show chair Helen Horstmann; John Kelly; PHS president Matt Rader
Molly Daly/KYW Newsradio
Molly Daly
October 07, 2019 - 5:00 pm
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society previewed the theme of next year's Flower Show on Monday at Grace Kelly's childhood home in East Falls.
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From left: William Korzon and Gloria Korzon
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio; Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
October 07, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Earlier this year, a 76-year-old man was arrested on charges he killed his wife in Warminster back in 1981. Now, new details surrounding the arrest are emerging as — for the first time — the grand jury report that led to charges has been unsealed. Read the details here.
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John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge hunters training
Molly Daly/KYW Newsradio
Molly Daly
October 07, 2019 - 12:11 pm
The John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum will be closed to the public for eight days this month, for what state and federal officials are calling a "mentored archery deer hunt." But the temporary closure has sparked a heated debate on the refuge's Facebook page, as some park-goers...
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