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David Madden
February 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- More than a year into the job, how are New Jersey residents taking to Democrat Phil Murphy as their governor? A newly released poll suggests that’s still an open question. Patrick Murray runs the Monmouth University poll, and 600 residents took part in this...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
February 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
WASHINGTON, DC (KYW Newsradio) -- Democrats in Washington are attempting to place limits on the number of bullets that can be loaded into a gun at any one time. New Jersey is one of a handful of states with a ten bullet limit for gun magazines. Now a measure in congress would make that law across...
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Amazon
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February 15, 2019 - 7:26 pm
NEW YORK (KYW Newsradio) -- Amazon's breakup with New York was still fresh when other cities started sending their own valentines to the online giant. Officials in Newark, New Jersey, one of the 18 finalists that Amazon rejected in November when it announced plans to put its new headquarters in New...
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Courtesy of the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office
February 15, 2019 - 6:57 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- A Burlington Township man, who used to be a cop in New Jersey, has been indicted on accusations he sexually assaulted two children. There were a total of 46 counts in the indictment against 37-year-old William Sanchez-Monllor -- who was an officer with the Trenton...
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Mike Dougherty
February 15, 2019 - 3:35 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Democratic New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez says President Trump is over reaching his authority by declaring a national emergency. There have been nearly 80 previous national emergencies, and Menendez doesn't think the situation at the border has any similarities with those...
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Football practice.
Dreamstime
Mike Dougherty
February 14, 2019 - 3:51 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — In an effort to make high school football safer, officials in New Jersey are limiting the amount of contact allowed during practice. Starting this year, coaches will only have 15 minutes per week for live tackling drills during the football season and six hours total of...
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PATCO is giving facelifts this year to its three most-used stations.
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Mike DeNardo
February 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The PATCO High Speed Line turns 50 years old Friday, and riders are getting its birthday present. For a few hours, PATCO will roll back fares during Friday's morning rush. "We are going to charge our customers the same fares that were charged 50 years ago." PATCO...
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A rendering of PATCO's solar parking canopies
SunPower Corporation
Mike DeNardo
February 12, 2019 - 5:24 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Imagine starting your commute in the rain or snow — but you get to park your car under a cover. Not only is your car protected from the elements, but the solar canopy above it is generating energy. That's PATCO's plan at its four largest stations: Lindenwold, Ashland,...
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An Oscar statue appears at the 91st Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon
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February 12, 2019 - 3:34 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Perhaps you weren't sure — or didn't care — if Gisele Bundchen's husband and the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl this month. But you know why "The Favourite" is a favorite to win an Oscar for best costume design and you're willing to bet on Lady Gaga snagging some hardware...
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KYW Newsradio, file
Andrew Kramer
February 11, 2019 - 5:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two winter storms in less than 24 hours have forced road crews to work round-the-clock. It also prompted Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday to declare a state of emergency across all of New Jersey, effective at midnight through Tuesday. Gov. Murphy say conditions will be far...
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