Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Hector Neris (50) pitches against the Atlanta Braves during the ninth inning at SunTrust Park.
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AP News
February 21, 2020 - 9:00 am
Reliever Hector Neris avoided a salary arbitration hearing with the Philadelphia Phillies by agreeing to a $4.6 million, one-year contract. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
November 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia is getting better at steering city contracts to minority- and women-owned businesses, according to the Office of Economic Opportunity's annual report. Read more here.
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AP News
October 17, 2019 - 5:19 pm
By Tom Krisher DETROIT (AP) — Striking General Motors workers will stay on the picket lines for several more days until they vote on a tentative four-year contract agreement with the company. Factory-level officials from the United Auto Workers union voted to recommend the agreement to members at a...
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Carson Wentz
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Ed Benkin
June 11, 2019 - 11:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — All things considered, Carson Wentz would rather be in Philadelphia. With plenty of time to spare before the expiration of his contract, Wentz decided to officially make a long-term commitment to the Eagles. The quarterback signed a contract extension that will keep...
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Community College of Philadelphia
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Tim Jimenez
April 03, 2019 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 17-hour negotiation session between the Community College of Philadelphia and the teachers union ended without a deal overnight. Talks are set to pick up again Wednesday morning, and classes are still in session. Union official, college administrators and a mediator...
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The Community College of Philadelphia.
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Justin Udo
March 27, 2019 - 7:09 pm
UPDATED: 10.11 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Faculty and staff members at Community College of Philadelphia voted on Wednesday evening to go on strike in April if they can't agree on a new contract with the school. "We don't work here to get rich, but we simply can't afford to go backwards,"...
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SEPTA transit police union have called a strike.
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Justin Udo
March 12, 2019 - 8:29 pm
UPDATED: 10:14 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA Transit Police are returning to work following a nearly weeklong strike, and SEPTA police supervisors and other police departments took over for Transit Police while they were out. The Fraternal Order of Transit Police and SEPTA officials...
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In this July 16, 2018, file photo, Washington Nationals Bryce Harper (34) reacts to his winning hit during the Major League Baseball Home Run Derby, in Washington.
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March 01, 2019 - 1:48 pm
By Ronald Blum, AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — It turns out $330 million may not be all the Philadelphia Phillies pay Bryce Harper. To entice him, the team agreed to bonus provisions in the 13-year contract. According to contract details obtained by The Associated Press, Harper would earn an...
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Bryce Harper
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February 28, 2019 - 3:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (WIP Sportsradio) — The Phillies have reportedly signed Bryce Harper, the biggest free agent signing in the history of the franchise, and possibly the biggest Philadelphia sports acquisition in three decades, according to Jon Heyman. Breaking: Bryce to the Phillies — Jon Heyman (@...
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Community College of Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
February 26, 2019 - 5:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The faculty at Community College of Philadelphia have moved a step closer to a strike. Members of the faculty union at CCP have overwhelmingly voted to authorize their leadership to call for a strike vote, says union co-president Junior Brainard. "We do hope to be...
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