MOVE

MOVE 9
Holli Stephens | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
June 01, 2019 - 9:01 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's been a week since two additional members of the MOVE 9 were released from prison. The group was sentenced to 30 to 100 years behind bars for their part in a shootout that resulted in the death of a Philadelphia police officer. "MOVE was innocent and didn't kill...
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FILE- In this July 23, 2017, file photo the midnight sun shines across sea ice along the Northwest Passage in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago.
AP Photo/David Goldman, File
February 04, 2019 - 3:55 pm
UPDATED: Tuesday Feb. 5, 2019 at 4.20 p.m. WASHINGTON (AP) — North isn't quite where it used to be. Earth's north magnetic pole has been drifting so fast in the last few decades that scientists say that past estimates are no longer accurate enough for precise navigation. On Monday, they released an...
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Hunting.
Dreamstime
Tony Romeo
January 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary approval to a plan to move the start of deer rifle-hunting season to the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Whoa, wait a minute. The start of deer firearms-hunting season has been the Monday after Thanksgiving for...
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Conflict over the naming of a section of North 59th Street after former Mayor Wilson Goode is brewing again.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
January 08, 2019 - 9:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Conflict over the naming of a section of North 59th Street after former Mayor Wilson Goode is brewing again. Over the weekend, a memorial shrine to the victims of the MOVE bombing was defaced, and tension is back. "It's very intimidating," said Lalit Aggerwal, an...
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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex walk through a forest during a visit to Redwoods Tree Walk and Mountain Biking Showcase in Rotorua, New Zealand, on day four of the royal couple's tour of New Zealand.
(Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)
November 25, 2018 - 9:42 am
LONDON (AP) — Like many a couple before them, Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are moving to the suburbs ahead of the anticipated birth of their first child. Officials said Saturday that Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, will move from Kensington Palace in central London to Frogmore Cottage...
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Wilson Goode, Sr. in 2008
April Saul/Philadelphia Inquirer/MCT/Sipa USA
Cherri Gregg
September 19, 2018 - 6:53 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City Council recently approved a resolution that would name a section of a West Philadelphia street after the city's first black mayor. But multiple groups plan to oppose the effort after 11 MOVE members, including five children, were killed after Philadelphia police...
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Michael, Consuela,Pam and Sue Africa speak about Ramona Africa's health.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
August 22, 2018 - 2:58 pm
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The last remaining survivor of the 1985 MOVE tragedy is gravely ill, and her supporters are asking for help. "Ramona Africa's health is critical at this point," Sue Africa told reporters Wednesday as she stood outside of a home in West Philadelphia. Several...
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Developers completed four of the 36 homes slated for rehab in the Osage Pine community — and two homes have already been sold.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
August 15, 2018 - 6:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Three decades after the MOVE tragedy resulted in the loss of 11 lives and 61 homes, the neighborhood is finally getting a fresh start. Developers completed four of the 36 homes slated for rehab in the Osage Pine community — and two homes have already been sold...
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Pat Loeb
June 27, 2018 - 2:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Former Philadelphia Fire Commissioner William Richmond has died. His family said he passed away peacefully Monday night at the age of 86. They did not give a cause. Retired Philadelphia Fire Commissioner William Richmond has passed away. He served as a firefighter for...
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Debbie Sims Africa, the first member of the MOVE 9, is now free. She made her first public appearance Tuesday.
Cherri Gregg | KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
June 19, 2018 - 6:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The first member of the MOVE 9, a group of people who were convicted for the 1978 death of the Philadelphia police officer, is now free. Debbie Sims Africa made her first public appearance Tuesday. The Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole denied her parole eight...
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