House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., tears her copy of President Donald Trump's s State of the Union address after he delivered it to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020. Vice President Mike Pence is at left.
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February 05, 2020 - 7:01 am
Standing before a Congress and a nation sharply divided by impeachment, President Donald Trump used his State of the Union address to extol a "Great American Comeback" on his watch, just three years after he took office decrying a land of "American carnage" under his predecessor. Read more here.
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Hadas Kuznits
November 20, 2019 - 3:21 pm
A new report released Wednesday morning focuses on Philadelphia's comprehensive food economy. Read more here.
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West Philadelphia Produce
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Justin Udo
November 13, 2019 - 7:18 am
A West Philadelphia community hub that's helping clean up the streets is getting attention from local leaders who want to replicate the model. It's helping revive a once depleted neighborhood.
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Justin Udo
October 28, 2019 - 5:46 pm
A half dozen New Jersey nonprofits are teaming up to help Camden residents find gainful employment, and on Monday, the project hit a major milestone.
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Pennsylvania Sen. Vincent Hughes was at the West Philadelphia Community Center on Tuesday to announce a state-funded grant that will create jobs for Philadelphia teens.
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Cherri Gregg
October 15, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Pennsylvania Sen. Vincent Hughes was at the West Philadelphia Community Center on Tuesday to announce a state-funded grant that will create jobs for Philadelphia teens year round.
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32BJ SEIU service workers rally
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Hadas Kuznits
September 26, 2019 - 4:18 pm
Philadelphia service employees from the labor union 32BJ SEIU took to the streets Thursday afternoon to demand a fair contract. Read more here.
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From left: Keziah Cameron, Mike Lee, G. Lamar Stewart
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Cherri Gregg
September 04, 2019 - 1:25 pm
The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office is launching the Mobile One-Stop Job and Resource Hub, which will travel to high-crime neighborhoods, bringing victim services, housing professionals, trauma care organizations and returning citizen-friendly employers — with real jobs.
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In this April 14, 2019 file photo, White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump, listens to women speak about their experiences working with Muya, a manufacturing center of textiles and traditional crafts in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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August 08, 2019 - 12:24 pm
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump will travel to South America in September to focus on issues that make it difficult for women in developing countries to prosper financially, including lack of access to credit and limits on employment. President Donald Trump's...
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Paul Kurtz
June 28, 2019 - 3:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While employees of Hahnemann University Hospital face an uncertain future, another major medical provider in Philadelphia is offering a lifeline. Karen Flaherty-Oxler, the new director of the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, said Hahnemann is a cornerstone for health...
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Norman Boch
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Pat Loeb
June 25, 2019 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With tourist and convention season about to kick into high gear, Philadelphia officials are re-starting the effort to reduce street homelessness and panhandling in public places. That includes expanding a new program that provides same-day work and pay . Norman Boch...
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