Flashpoint

KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
September 15, 2019 - 8:30 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about cuffing, aka coupling season, the time of the year when single people desire a relationship.
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Flashpoint
September 07, 2019 - 8:45 pm
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Newsradio community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the state of mental health crises and suicide. This special, one-hour edition of Flashpoint is part of Entercom's I'm Listening initiative, which focuses on suicide prevention...
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John Dodds,  Dr. Lynne Andersson, Emily Guendelsberger
KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
August 31, 2019 - 5:07 pm
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about state of the American worker, Rep. Madeleine Dean and Safe Bars Philly.
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Dr. Ibram Kendi
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Flashpoint
August 31, 2019 - 4:00 am
New York Times bestselling author will be holding a talk at the Univeristy of Pennsylvania on how to be an "antiracist."
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KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
August 25, 2019 - 8:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about August 25, 1619 — the first documented date of arrival of Africans in British Colonial America. The 20 men and women were taken from what is now Angola, West...
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Charlotte Reese
Flashpoint
August 23, 2019 - 4:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia attorney who helped talk down the gunman in the Nicetown standoff said he has been receiving death threats. According to Shaka Johnson, not everyone is happy his client — the alleged gunman, 36-year-old Maurice Hill — made it out alive following the...
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KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
August 17, 2019 - 9:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about mass shootings. The United States has seen an uptick in the number of mass killings involving guns, and recently President Donald Trump made statements...
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Flashpoint
August 12, 2019 - 7:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Newsradio community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about wrongful convictions in front of a live studio audience as part of the Philly Podcast Festival. In recent days, John Miller was set free after more...
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BlackStar Film Festival.
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Flashpoint
July 31, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The eighth annual BlackStar Film Festival, which includes more than 100 films, will kick off Thursday in University City, and it's drawing big-name filmmakers. BlackStar is the annual celebration of the visual storytelling traditions of people of the African diaspora...
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Shanna Hobson and Patrick Clancy.
KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
July 28, 2019 - 8:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the economics behind hospital closures. In 2018, 21 hospitals closed across the United States. In Philadelphia, the city is experiencing the pain of such...
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