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John McDevitt
September 21, 2019 - 4:46 pm
Two years later, victims in Puerto Rico still need help from hurricane Maria. Supporters in Philadelphia called for action on Saturday.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Cherri Gregg
September 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Wednesday on two cases dealing with the death penalty. Philadelphia's district attorney wants the court to strike down the policy. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
September 09, 2019 - 6:17 pm
A new, permanent executive director started work Monday at the Mayor's Fund for Philadelphia.
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Criminal Justice Center
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Kristen Johanson
August 29, 2019 - 11:17 am
Philadelphia police are investigating the stabbing of a 48-year-old man near City Hall Thursday morning.
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Subway shooting
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Kristen Johanson
August 12, 2019 - 3:50 pm
UPDATED: 6:30 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia and SEPTA police are searching for a suspect who they say shot a young father on the platform of the Market-Frankford Line Monday afternoon. Police cars swarmed around City Hall just before 3:30 p.m., responding to a report of a 19-...
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Philly Free Streets 2019
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Hadas Kuznits
August 03, 2019 - 1:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There were no cars on a portion of North Broad Street Saturday morning as pedestrians and non-motorized vehicles took over for an annual event known as Philly Free Streets. From City Hall to Butler Street bikers, runners and even dog walkers got a chance to enjoy four...
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City Council President Darrell Clarke says he'll take another crack at a bill that would prohibit guns at parks and rec centers. KYW's City Hall bureau chief Pat Loeb reports that, this time, he's enlisted the help of state legislators.
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Pat Loeb
July 24, 2019 - 4:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's City Council president says he'll take another crack at a bill that would prohibit guns at parks and recreation centers and this time, he's enlisted the help of state legislators. City Council previously banned weapons at city facilities, one of the gun...
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Hahnemann University Hospital rally
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June 27, 2019 - 7:39 am
UPDATED: 3:15 p.m. Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect that the state has ordered Hahnemann to cease and desist plans to close the hospital, as of Thursday afternoon. To read more, click here . ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of nurses, union members and lawmakers...
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Anti-violence protest
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Cherri Gregg
June 20, 2019 - 2:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Community groups came together to rally against the recent rash of gun violence in the Philadelphia, putting the focus on the victims. It's been less than a week since six people died and 28 were injured in a rash of shootings over the span of just two days. Community...
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Hadas Kuznits
June 15, 2019 - 6:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The city’s disability community was advocating for their rights at the 8 th annual Disability Pride Philadelphia Parade & Celebration. This year also marked the 20th anniversary of the Olmstead Supreme Court Decision. For those who don’t know what that is, Thomas...
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