New Year's Eve

Brian M. Kolb
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AP News
January 02, 2020 - 3:09 pm
The top Republican in the New York State Assembly was charged New Year's Eve with driving while intoxicated in his state-issued vehicle, just a week after he wrote a newspaper column warning citizens against getting behind the wheel drunk. Read more here.
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December 09, 2019 - 10:47 am
KYW Newsradio is proud to be the official radio station of the biggest New Year's Eve celebration in the Philadelphia area. As the grand finale of Philadelphia’s holiday season, ring in 2020 at the biggest New Year’s Eve celebration in the area! Rivers Casino Philadelphia is once again making the...
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Point of view of a speeding driver.
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KYW Staff
December 31, 2019 - 4:30 am
You have probably heard the phrase that New Year's Eve is amateur hour, as if there is a professional status that goes along with drinking too much. But you should take those words seriously despite the cavalier nature of the saying. Read more here.
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Fireworks in Philadelphia.
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Holli Stephens
December 30, 2019 - 2:21 pm
From fireworks on the river to ball-dropping discos, count down the night with a special edition of The KYW To-Do List, your guide for things to do in Philadelphia and nearby suburbs to ring in 2020.
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New Year's celebration with fireworks
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Mark Abrams
December 30, 2019 - 4:30 am
There are some unique ways a few nearby communities celebrate the start of the new year. So, if you're looking to make a road trip, here are a few suggestions for your New Year's Eve celebration. Read more here.
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Franklin Square
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Lauren Lipton
December 29, 2019 - 4:27 pm
It's fun, it's free and you are invited to a New Year's Eve party for kids at Franklin Square Park. Read more here.
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Police checkpoint.
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John McDevitt
December 29, 2019 - 10:11 am
New Year's Eve and New Year's Day are among the deadliest times of year on the roadways. AAA Mid-Atlantic says having a plan before you celebrate could help save lives. Read more here.
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New Year's Eve Fireworks Philadelphia Waterfront
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December 13, 2018 - 4:23 pm
KYW Newsradio is proud to be the official radio station of the biggest New Year's Eve celebration in the Philadelphia area. SugarHouse Casino is once again making the city’s New Year's Eve celebration possible by sponsoring the SugarHouse New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Waterfront with two shows,...
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Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa lies on the mat after being knocked out by Floyd Mayweather Jr. during first round of their three-round exhibition match on New Year's Eve, at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, north of Tokyo, Monday, Dec. 31, 2018.
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December 31, 2018 - 12:37 pm
By Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press SAITAMA, Japan (AP) — It took less than three minutes for Floyd Mayweather to knock down his Japanese kickboxer opponent Tenshin Nasukawa three times in a totally one-sided bout of exhibition boxing on New Year's Eve. Nasukawa's father threw in the towel after 140...
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In this Dec. 31, 2016 file photo, Andrew Dickens, 21, of Toledo, Ohio, stands with other revelers during the New Year's Eve celebration in New York's Times Square.
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December 31, 2018 - 11:01 am
By Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Seacrest and Anderson Cooper will be there. Snoop Dogg, too. But 1 or 2 million people in New York's Times Square for New Year's Eve? As Snoop would say, you must be sippin' on gin and juice. Crowd-size experts scoff at those mammoth...
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