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Holli Stephens
September 13, 2019 - 5:00 am
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. From free events to food fests, read more here for everything happening in and around the city.
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State and city authorities have arrested more than a dozen people in Philadelphia connected to a drug ring they stay stretched from the city to Allentown and Bucks County.
Courtesy of the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General
Kristen Johanson
July 09, 2019 - 5:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — State and city authorities have arrested more than a dozen people in Philadelphia connected to a drug ring they stay stretched from the city to Allentown and Bucks County. Police say they used kids to sell heroin, cocaine and fentanyl. After months of wiretapping,...
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In this March 28, 1990, file photo, Chrysler Corporation Chairman Lee Iacocca sits in a 1990 Dodge Viper sports car as the Chrysler in the 90's six city tour makes a visit to New York.
Osamu Honda/AP Photo, File
July 03, 2019 - 6:41 am
By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Business Writers DETROIT (AP) — Lee Iacocca, the auto executive and master pitchman who put the Mustang in Ford's lineup in the 1960s and became a corporate folk hero when he resurrected Chrysler 20 years later, has died in Bel Air, California. He was 94. Two...
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June 07, 2019 - 5:50 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The organization tasked with policing abuse in Olympic sports has barred a Pennsylvania gymnastics coach from being around minors unsupervised while it investigates a misconduct claim. USA Gymnastics tells The Allentown Morning Call that John Holman's suspension issued by the...
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Miranda Schaup-Werner died at hotel in the Dominican Republic five days before a Maryland Couple died there.
WFMZ, Facebook, Grand Bahia Principe Hotel
June 05, 2019 - 6:31 am
By Faith Karimi, CNN (CNN) -- Five days before a Maryland couple was found dead in their hotel room in the Dominican Republic, a Pennsylvania woman collapsed and died at the same resort shortly after she checked in, a family spokesman says. Miranda Schaup-Werner, 41, of Allentown, Pennsylvania, had...
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The severe weather is causing major headaches for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport. These travel snarls are having a ripple effect throughout the Northeast.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kim Glovas
April 23, 2019 - 2:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Allentown man is facing weapons charges after trying to take a loaded handgun onto a flight out of Philadelphia International Airport. When the unidentified man put his carry-on bag onto the conveyor belt at the security checkpoint at the airport, a Transportation...
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Kevin Esterly
Miami-Dade Police
December 10, 2018 - 1:40 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An Allentown man who fled to Mexico with a 16-year-old girl has been sentenced to prison. Federal agents found now 46-year-old Kevin Esterly and 16-year-old Amy Yu in Playa del Carmen in March, two weeks after they disappeared from Allentown. RELATED: Mom of teen...
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Ed Pawlowski is shown in 2014
Brad Segall/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
October 23, 2018 - 9:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio ) — The former mayor of Allentown, Pa. was sentenced to a lengthy prison term Tuesday for his conviction in a pay-to-play scheme designed to raise cash for his campaigns for higher office. Federal Judge Juan Sanchez slapped a 15-year sentence on Ed Pawlowski, a former...
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Tim Jimenez
October 08, 2018 - 6:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A firefighter was hurt battling a four-alarm warehouse fire in Allentown that started Sunday night. There were still some hot spots and a lot of smoke Monday morning. The fire started at what's believed to be a century-old building. Authorities told CBS 3 Eyewitness...
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