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Paul Kurtz
December 09, 2019 - 4:30 am
As holiday shopping ramps up, so do the number of cyberscams that rob people of their money and identity. Law enforcement and the Wolf administration are offering some tips on how to avoid being ripped off. Read more here.
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December 03, 2019 - 10:43 am
Those Black Friday and Cyber Monday super sales are not only a boon for your bank account, but may also reap serious rewards for cyber criminals intent on causing harm, according to the FBI. Read more here.
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Baby Yoda
Disney+ via CNN
November 20, 2019 - 12:00 pm
This creature may be decades old, but that doesn't make it any less adorable. "Baby Yoda," the internet's newest star, has Star Wars and Disney fans going crazy. Read more here.
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Hadas Kuznits
November 11, 2019 - 11:16 am
"OK Boomer," a phrase popularized by Internet memes and explained in a recent New York Times article, highlights the generational divide between Baby Boomers and Millennials. But the young people who use it say it's not necessarily directed to all members of the Boomer generation.
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Suzanne Monaghan
August 11, 2019 - 5:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The internet is constantly changing, so for parents, it can seem like an overwhelming task to try to keep up with their child's online activity. But you don't need to know everything online, you just need to know what your kids do online, says Linsly Donnelly with...
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Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage."
Courtesy of Verizon
Kim Glovas
May 28, 2019 - 12:21 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A Burlington County man has been arrested for damaging Verizon communication lines earlier this year. David Reidenbaker, 38, of Southampton, New Jersey, is charged with the interruption or impairment of public communications, theft, and other crimes. In March and...
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This Dec. 1, 2015 file photo shows Grumpy Cat posing for a photo in Los Angeles.
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May 17, 2019 - 8:10 am
MORRISTOWN, Ariz. (AP) — Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss demeanor became an internet sensation, has died at age 7. Posting on social media Friday, Grumpy Cat's owners wrote that she experienced complications from a urinary tract infection and "passed away peacefully" Tuesday "in the arms...
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Rachel Kurland
May 14, 2019 - 11:33 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It appears Gritty’s well-versed resume has paid off. Philly’s favorite fuzzy creature (sorry, Phanatic) was honored Monday night in New York at the 23rd annual Webby Awards with the People’s Voice Award for best sports-related social media . Dubbed the “internet’s...
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Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage."
Courtesy of Verizon
Ian Bush
May 13, 2019 - 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some recent internet, TV and landline outages in South Jersey are being blamed on "sabotage." That's according to Verizon, which is offering a $10,000 reward for key information in the case. The company says someone has been cutting fiber optic and copper cables,...
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Top, from left: Santhosh Akinepalli, Flores Ascenion, Marvin Jennings, Mohammed Merchant, Michael Norman; bottom, from left: Andrew Oatley, Anthony Quairoli, Kenneth Ruzat, Sachin Shetty, Gregory Sylvia
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
May 02, 2019 - 1:44 pm
MEDIA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware County district attorney's office announced the arrests of 10 men, each accused of trying to arrange an inappropriate meeting with a teenager over the internet. District Attorney Kat Copeland calls it a reminder to parents of the dangers lurking online. "...
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