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FILE - This Oct. 19, 2017, file photo shows a new voting machine which prints a paper record on display at a polling site in Conyers, Ga. Time and money are running short for states to replace aging or inadequate voting machines before the 2020 presidential primaries, according to a report released Tuesday, March 5, 2019. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
March 05, 2019 - 8:05 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Time and money are running short for states to replace aging or inadequate voting machines before the 2020 presidential primaries, according to a report released Tuesday. State and local election officials in 31 states say they want to replace their voting equipment before the...
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On Tuesday night, local businesses met to discuss resources and solutions they can utilize to fight the opioid crisis.
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Justin Udo
February 05, 2019 - 8:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On Tuesday night, local businesses met to discuss resources and solutions they can utilize to fight the opioid crisis. There's no group immune to having to deal with the opioid epidemic, which is why the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia held a meeting to...
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January 29, 2019 - 3:36 pm
CBS-- Gamestop, the nation's largest independent seller of video games, is ending efforts to find a buyer. The company's stock price tumbled 25 percent in early-morning trading, with investors seemingly questioning the brick-and-mortar retailer's prospects as more consumers download games online...
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N.J. state capitol
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David Madden
January 24, 2019 - 4:40 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey’s bid for a $15 an hour minimum wage by 2024 has cleared an assembly committee on a largely partisan vote with Democrats in favor and Republicans against it. Some three dozen people on both sides of the question made impassioned pleas to the Assembly Labor...
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Pennsylvania's oldest licensed restaurant and bar closes it's doors Saturday night.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
January 17, 2019 - 6:29 pm
BLUE BELL (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's oldest licensed restaurant and bar closes it's doors Saturday night. Luke Myers, bar manager at the Broad Axe Tavern, says the new owner of the restaurant had been running this historic business for a decade now. "The restaurant that was here before,...
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June 28, 2018; Trenton, NJ, USA; New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy during a press conference as he talks about the budget impasse.
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David Madden
January 09, 2019 - 3:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An audit conducted by the New Jersey State Controller has found major discrepancies in a tax incentive program that’s been in place for more than a decade to lure and keep businesses in the state. The audit of the Economic Development Authority’s 11-year-old tax...
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Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
December 10, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council has been hurrying to get a number of bills passed at this week's session. It's the last one of this calendar year. With some light tax relief among the items on the agenda, council will consider two bills to soften the tax burden. Council...
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Hemp products
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Paul Kurtz
December 03, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The long dormant hemp industry is about to return in a big way. Pennsylvania has a long history with hemp, and it's expected to quickly get reacquainted with the very important crop again once the 2018 Farm Bill is approved. "We expect it to take root here pretty...
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KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
November 13, 2018 - 6:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Community College of Philadelphia is going global as they combine forces with their sister institution in Ireland. The college and North West Regional College of Northern Ireland signed a memorandum of understanding setting the framework for future collaborations...
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Specialist Matthew Grenier works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018.
AP Photo/Richard Drew
October 23, 2018 - 1:43 pm
(AP) — U.S. stocks slumped broadly on Wall Street Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 200 points and extending the market's recent string of losses. The latest selling came as investors grew unsettled by slowing economic growth in China and the growing costs of President Donald...
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