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Ian Bush
August 11, 2020 - 3:01 pm
Some of you have noticed something different about the sound of KYW Newsradio — something you used to hear as the news anchor spoke. We have said goodbye to the teletype background sound, what we called the “ticker.” Read more here.
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Eldis Sula
August 10, 2020 - 1:54 pm
One person is dead, four are critically injured and at least one person is believed to be trapped after three homes exploded in Baltimore on Monday morning.
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Kathy Novak
July 29, 2020 - 11:26 am
California will start examining how the pandemic is affecting the LGBTQ community. ‘Improving our data is like getting a new pair of glasses that helps us see more clearly,’ said Dr. Mark Ghaly, California Secretary of Health and Human Services.
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 24, 2020 - 9:54 am
A Harper Woods, Mich., man is facing charges of wire fraud and identity theft after he became a master of disguise – using a prosthetic face and other disguises to allegedly steal thousands from his victims at casinos.
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Marisa Jenkins
July 23, 2020 - 12:56 pm
A Southeast Michigan woman is behind bars after police say she tried to hire a hitman to kill her ex-husband. Wendy Wein, 51, was arraigned on charges of Solicitation to Commit Murder and Illegal use of a Computer to Facilitate a Crime.
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Melissa Culross
July 22, 2020 - 11:42 am
Administrators at UC Berkeley have announced the fall semester will begin with fully remote instruction, pointing to COVID-19 trend lines in the state, region and Alameda County, in particular.
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Eldis Sula
July 15, 2020 - 3:42 pm
A 6-year-old boy from Wyoming is being hailed as a hero after throwing himself in front of a dog that was charging for his younger sister. Read about his inspiring story.
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Christy Strawser
July 15, 2020 - 11:51 am
As the pandemic has many feeling bored, restless and hungry for the stability only money can bring, a jeweler in Macomb County, Michigan is offering people a unique opportunity to find a million dollars worth of buried treasure.
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Eldis Sula
June 09, 2020 - 6:59 am
An anonymous treasure hunter, a decade-long search, and a chest full of gold. What may sound like a 19th-century adventure story is actually a modern tale of two eccentric hobbyists: one, a treasure hunter, and the other, a treasure hider.
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Members of the Philadelphia Inquirer staff react to learning of their Pulitzer Prize for Public Service from their series on School Violence, Monday, April 16, 2012. Editor Stan Wischnowski, center, raises his hands in celebration.
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Kristen Johanson
June 07, 2020 - 6:31 pm
The Philadelphia Inquirer has reported the top editor and vice president at the paper is stepping down. Read more here.
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