Parkland students, get out the vote
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November 03, 2018 - 11:36 am
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Nine months after 17 classmates and teachers were gunned down at their Florida school, Parkland students are finally facing the moment they've been leading up to with marches, school walkouts and voter-registration events throughout the country: their first Election Day. The...
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Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey
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David Madden
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — With all the attention on next week’s midterms, some people are looking ahead to the 2020 presidential election — an election in which Democrats intend to step up and take on Donald Trump. One name mentioned quite often is New Jersey junior Sen. Cory Booker. The...
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Bucks County Congressional Race
Kim Glovas
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As we enter the final days of this election cycle, how does charisma factor into how people vote? Villanova University associate professor Vincent Lloyd, who teaches theology and religion, said there are two sides to a magnetic personality: democratic and...
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Election Day
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Larry Kane
November 02, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Election Day is Tuesday. The voices of the candidates will finally dim and a hush will fall over the political landscape. The people get the power — if you're a voter, Tuesday is your day. But, sadly, many Americans will stay home. The U.S. ranks 28th in voter turnout...
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Uber and Lyft apps on an iPhone
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Rachel Kurland
November 02, 2018 - 2:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Don't let traffic or transit deter you from the polls this Tuesday. This Election Day is not one to be missed, and to help people exercise their right to vote, ridesharing companies are offering free or discounted rides on Tuesday. Uber is offering free rides up to $...
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Election Day is November 6.
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Tony Romeo
November 01, 2018 - 4:30 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Democrats at the top of the Pennsylvania ticket continue to hold seemingly insurmountable leads in the final Franklin & Marshall College poll of the campaign. F&M Poll Director Terry Madonna said the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court has...
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Rachel Kurland
October 31, 2018 - 12:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In case you forgot, Election Day is less than a week away, and everyone from local businesses to huge media companies are doing everything they can to encourage voters to take part in their civic duty. On Tuesday, a week before the midterm elections, Spotify launched...
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Ben & Jerry’s rebranded ice cream flavor Pecan Resist.
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October 30, 2018 - 11:33 am
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's says it's taking a stand against what it calls the Trump administration's regressive policies by rebranding one of its flavors Pecan Resist. The company and its founders are unveiling the limited batch ice cream flavor Tuesday in Washington...
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In this March 22, 2018 file photo, Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, exits a secure area to speak to reporters, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
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October 22, 2018 - 11:43 am
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats are expected to reopen the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election if they win the majority in November. But they would have to be selective in what they investigate. California Rep. Adam Schiff, the top...
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October 19, 2018 - 2:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. accused a Russian woman on Friday of helping oversee the finances of a sweeping, secretive effort to sway American public opinion through social media in the first federal case alleging foreign interference in the 2018 midterm elections. The criminal complaint against...
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