Bucks County

Scudder Falls Bridge as seen from the Pennsylvania side.
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David Madden
July 10, 2019 - 1:11 pm
EWING TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — After a couple years of work, the new Scudder Falls Bridge is partially open to traffic. But the work is far from complete, and tolls will be added to the span next week. Traffic pattern changes are being phased in on the span connecting Ewing Township on the...
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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.
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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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Mae Krier
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Andrew Kramer
June 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
BRISTOL, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Ninety-three-year-old Mae Krier received a standing ovation when her name was announced at the Bristol Township Municipal Building Thursday night. She was presented with a Commendation for all she accomplished as an original "Rosie the Riveter." "It's flattering,"...
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The online system that drivers with E-ZPass use to replenish their accounts has crashed for the second time in three months.
Dan Wing
June 11, 2019 - 10:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Bucks County District Attorney's office says five people from the Philadelphia area collectively owe the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission more than $66,000 in unpaid tolls. The D.A. says four of the five were arraigned in Bucks County on a felony theft charge last...
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Black Bear
Tim Jimenez
June 11, 2019 - 7:06 am
UPDATED: 9:30 a.m. ___ ORELAND, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Some people in Bucks and Montgomery counties reported seeing a bear wandering around their neighborhood on Monday. One of the last bear sightings reported came from Integrity Avenue in Oreland, a few minutes away from the Oreland Train Station...
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Dan Wing
June 07, 2019 - 8:38 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Police officer shot a person who was trying to rob a 7-11 store in Bucks County on Thursday night. Authorities say the suspect came into the store on North Pine Street in Langhorne around 9:45 p.m. with plans to rob the place. An officer assigned to watch the store...
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Another round of severe weather leads to damage in parts of Bucks County. This is a home in Croydon.
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Tim Jimenez
June 03, 2019 - 7:29 am
UPDATED: 10 a.m. CROYDON, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Strong storms rolled through the region Sunday, and parts of Bucks County were hit the hardest. The National Weather Service says straight-line winds sent trees crashing into homes. A Croydon man is counting his blessings. When the skies turned dark,...
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A downed tree is shown near Linden Middle School in Doylestown.
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Mike Dougherty
May 30, 2019 - 7:10 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The weather threat continues Thursday afternoon even as cleanup begins from severe storms Wednesday night. One of the areas hardest hit is Doylestown. Massive trees were thrown to the ground on East Court street, bringing down power lines with them. This downed...
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Hadas Kuznits
May 29, 2019 - 5:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tornado watches and warning have barreled through the greater Philadelphia region this week, but the unusual weather is not unprecedented. Sarah Johnson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Mount Holly, New Jersey, said it's not uncommon for tornadoes...
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From left: Sadeen Jones, Brandon Davis, Raymond Daniels
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
May 24, 2019 - 1:13 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The men who broke into a Bucks County home in the middle of the night and marched a child at gunpoint into her parents’ room will spend decades in prison. Sadeen Jones, 42, is sentenced to 70 to 140 years in state prison. Brandon Davis, 25, will spend 40 to 80...
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