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A two-alarm fire along the 4600 block of Paul Street in Frankford injures at least two residents
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Dan Wing
December 27, 2018 - 9:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities say a 26-year-old man was killed when fire broke out in a home in Southwest Philadelphia on Wednesday night. The fire at the home on S. 67th Street started around 10 p.m. Crews found heavy smoke pouring from the second floor when they arrived. The man's...
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Freak golf cart accident kills two tourists in Thailand
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December 27, 2018 - 8:55 am
By Rob Picheta, CNN (CNN) -- Two men have died after their wives accidentally rammed their golf cart and knocked them into a river on a golf course in Thailand. The two South Korean couples, who were on vacation in northern Thailand's Phitsanulok province, were on a ferry crossing a river that runs...
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FILE - In this Jan. 25, 2017, file photo, an agent from the border patrol, observes near the Mexico-US border fence, on the Mexican side, separating the towns of Anapra, Mexico and Sunland Park, N.M.
AP Photo/Christian Torres, File
December 26, 2018 - 8:19 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — The deaths of two migrant children in just over two weeks raised strong new doubts Wednesday about the ability of U.S. border authorities to care for the thousands of minors arriving as part of a surge of families trying to enter the country. An 8-year-old boy identified by...
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David Madden
December 26, 2018 - 5:42 pm
BURLINGTON COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for the murder of a Florence man two years ago. Anthony Harris of Beverly City was convicted in October for the September, 2016 shooting death of 27-year-old Ronald Walker. The two men were...
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In this Jan. 25, 2017, file photo, an agent from the border patrol, observes near the Mexico-US border fence, on the Mexican side, separating the towns of Anapra, Mexico and Sunland Park, N.M.
Christian Torres/AP, file
December 26, 2018 - 9:30 am
By Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection have ordered medical checks on every child in its custody after an 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died, marking the second death of an immigrant child in the agency's care this month. The death came during an...
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In this Jan. 25, 2017, file photo, an agent from the border patrol, observes near the Mexico-US border fence, on the Mexican side, separating the towns of Anapra, Mexico and Sunland Park, N.M.
Christian Torres/AP, file
December 25, 2018 - 4:31 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — An 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died in government custody in New Mexico early Tuesday, U.S. immigration authorities said, marking the second death of an immigrant child in detention this month. The death came during an ongoing dispute over border security and with a partial...
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Jul 25, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia mayor Jim Kenney speaks during the 2016 Democratic National Convention at Wells Fargo Arena.
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Pat Loeb
December 04, 2018 - 6:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's father has died. He was 83 and had been in failing health recently, though the mayor's office says his death was sudden. James Kenney was a firefighter in the Philadelphia Fire Department for 20 years. He often took on additional jobs...
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A Turkish police officer walks outside the Saudi Arabia consul general residence in Istanbul, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018.
AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis
October 19, 2018 - 6:41 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia acknowledged early Saturday that Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a fight, and said 18 Saudis were being held as suspects. The overnight announcements in Saudi state media came more than two weeks after...
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Natural cave formations in the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior
Paramananda Chabungbam | Dreamstime.com
September 03, 2018 - 10:08 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A kayak ride on Lake Superior that ended in the deaths of four Wisconsin family members would have been difficult even for experienced paddlers, officials say. Bob Krumenaker, superintendent of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, told the Star Tribune of Minneapolis for a...
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Aretha Franklin
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August 22, 2018 - 5:43 pm
By Faith Karimi (CNN) -- When legendary singer Aretha Franklin died, she did not have a will or trust. Her four sons have filed a document listing themselves as interested parties, reports say. Franklin died last week from advanced pancreatic cancer. She was 76. In addition to her sons' filing,...
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