Unemployment benefits
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Paul Kurtz
May 07, 2020 - 7:39 pm
Up to 3.2 million more Americans have now filed new jobless claims, pushing the total to 33 million. Many of them have yet to receive their unemployment compensation. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes political analyst David Dix (left), Represent PA executive director Christine Jacobs, and KYW special contributor Larry Kane (not pictured).
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February 23, 2020 - 6:30 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the Democrats' fight for a party candidate, with a look ahead to Super Tuesday. Read more here.
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AP News
October 29, 2019 - 3:27 pm
The NCAA Board of Governors took the first step Tuesday toward allowing amateur athletes to cash in on their fame, voting unanimously to permit them to "benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness." Read more here.
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Pat Loeb
October 29, 2019 - 4:00 am
People who lost homes, cars and money to Philadelphia's civil asset forfeiture machine are entitled to reimbursement, but time is running out to make a claim as they have to be filed by Dec. 6.
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Child sex abuse victims
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Tony Romeo
October 02, 2019 - 2:06 pm
State senators are hearing from victims, church advocates, lawyers and others about whether Pennsylvania should alter rules for child sexual abuse claims that happened too long ago to file a lawsuit. Read more here.
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Terrance Lewis (R) with attorneys Kevin Harden and Shari Maynard.
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Cherri Gregg
September 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
A Philadelphia man who was set free after spending 21 years behind bars for a crime he did not commit launched an effort to convince state lawmakers to consider a bill that would compensate the wrongfully convicted.
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Boeing says it's providing $100 million over several years to help families and communities affected by two crashes of its 737 Max plane that killed 346 people.
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July 03, 2019 - 11:47 am
Boeing says it's providing $100 million over several years to help families and communities affected by two crashes of its 737 Max plane that killed 346 people. The company said Wednesday that some of the money will go toward living expenses and to cover hardship suffered by the families of dead...
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May 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Is it really volunteering if you're being volun-told to do it? Massachusetts crowned its pageant-winning Honey Queen, whose love of beekeeping began when her mom forced her to "volunteer" to help with her bee hives. She...
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Tony Romeo
May 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The state House Tuesday began debate on legislation that would require the Delaware River Basin Commission to compensate landowners for economic losses stemming from a possible ban on natural gas fracking. The bill being considered by the state House would mandate...
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
December 06, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council is set to vote Thursday on a bill that would require certain employers to guarantee a stable schedule for part-time workers. The so-called "fair work week" bill has the backing of the mayor. The bill has been months in the making, but it was...
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