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Tony Romeo
July 01, 2020 - 10:44 am
Pennsylvania state senators gave initial approval to legislation that would allow Philadelphia, Bensalem Township and certain larger cities to opt out of the law allowing individuals to set off fireworks. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Tony Romeo
June 24, 2020 - 7:59 pm
The Pennsylvania House and Senate Wednesday each sent the other chamber a pair of law enforcement reform bills without a single no vote for any of the bills. Read more here.
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Gov. Tom Wolf protests in Harriburg
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Jim Melwert
June 05, 2020 - 5:56 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf and Montgomery County Commissioner Val Arkoosh have been two of the louder voices in Pennsylvania urging residents to stay home and avoid large crowds during the coronavirus pandemic. Now, they find themselves defending their decisions to take part in protest marches sparked by George...
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Pennsylvania capitol building in Harrisburg
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Tony Romeo
May 26, 2020 - 8:16 pm
Facing a deadline at the end of June to produce a new budget with an uncertain revenue picture caused by the pandemic, the state House Tuesday sent a temporary budget plan to the Senate. Read more here.
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A "Reopen Pennsylvania" rally in front of Harrisburg's Capitol building drew 2,000 people to hear speakers and show solidarity.
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Shara Dae Howard
April 23, 2020 - 2:39 pm
When hundreds of demonstrators — most of them not wearing masks — took to the steps of the Pennsylvania state Capitol on Monday, protesting the governor's continuation of stay-at-home orders, Dr. Monique Gary knew Philadelphia would feel the impact.
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Harrisburg protest
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Tony Romeo
April 20, 2020 - 2:57 pm
Hundreds of people gathered on the steps of the Pennsylvania’s Capitol building on Monday to protest Gov. Tom Wolf’s continued orders to close non-essential businesses. Read more here.
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Diocese of Harrisburg
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AP News
February 19, 2020 - 1:44 pm
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, filed for bankruptcy, six months after disclosing it had paid millions of dollars to people sexually abused as children by its clerics. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania State Capitol
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Tony Romeo
January 26, 2020 - 9:45 am
The state House has approved a package of bills that aim to increase penalties or expand the definition of crimes related to human trafficking. One of the goals is to punish those who engage in trafficking and not the victims of it. Read more here.
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This image from video provided by KDKA TV shows the scene near Greensburg, Pa. along the Pennsylvania Turnpike where at least five people were killed and dozens were injured in a crash early Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020.
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Mark Abrams
January 06, 2020 - 7:31 am
Federal authorities have joined the investigation into the deadly chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike during the pre-dawn hours Sunday. Five people died and 60 were hurt in the accident, which involved a tour bus loaded with passengers heading for Cincinnati. Read more here.
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Jurassic Quest
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Holli Stephens
January 03, 2020 - 5:00 am
It’s 2020 and we’re still captivated by the great enigmas of some of our childhoods: David Bowie and dinosaurs. From Philly Loves Bowie Week to Jurassic Quest, there’s a lot to do and see this weekend. Check out The KYW To-Do List to plan your weekend in and around Philadelphia.
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