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Cherri Gregg
April 10, 2020 - 3:21 pm
A North Philadelphia pastor faced backlash after word got out that he plans to hold in-person services on Easter Sunday. But he’s not alone. Read more here.
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Greater Exodus Baptist Church
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Flashpoint
April 08, 2020 - 8:27 pm
An outspoken pastor of a North Broad Street church is disregarding the CDC and local health officials’ guidelines to avoid in-person gatherings. Instead, his church will be open on Easter Sunday. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
February 13, 2020 - 6:27 pm
A Philadelphia police officer is put on administrative duty after a 28-year-old man dies while in custody on the way to the hospital. Read more here.
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Todd Burton
Philadelphia Police Department
John McDevitt
February 04, 2020 - 11:14 am
Police have made an arrest in a fatal hit-and-run case from last month. Read more here.
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Surveillance image of a car connected to a hit-and-run on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020.
Philadelphia Police Department
Tim Jimenez
January 09, 2020 - 7:26 am
Police have released surveillance images of a car in connection with the hit-and-run that left a father of five dead in North Philadelphia earlier this week. See it and read more here.
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A fatal hit-and-run happened on the 2900 Block of North Broad Street
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Tim Jimenez
January 07, 2020 - 7:51 am
Philadelphia Police say a 36-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run while crossing North Broad Street on Monday night.
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Mayor Jim Kenney announces the fourth annual Free Streets, set for Aug. 3, On N. Broad Street, from Arch to Butler streets.
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Pat Loeb
April 17, 2019 - 1:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're the kind of person who likes to amble around on major streets usually clogged with cars, Philly Free Streets is returning Aug. 3. This will be the fourth annual celebration of pedestrian power, inspired by the almost magical feeling of car-free streets when...
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Paul Kurtz
January 16, 2019 - 4:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Boxing is about to return to the newly restored Met Philadelphia. The voice of a ring announcer hasn't bounced off the walls of the Met in nearly 65 years, but on Feb. 23, boxing will return. Live Nation Philadelphia and Hard Hitting Promotions have teamed up to...
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Philadelphia police have released video of a suspect wanted for an attempted sexual assault.
Philadelphia Police Department
Mike Dougherty
December 06, 2018 - 1:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have released video of a suspect wanted for an attempted sexual assault. Investigators say he followed the victim to her apartment, and they hope someone recognizes him before he strikes again. After riding the elevator to the victim's floor at 600...
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A rendering of The Met Philadelphia, which will officially open in December.
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Ian Bush
September 10, 2018 - 5:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the city's oldest performance venues will soon be new again. The Met Philadelphia is in the final phase of a $56 million restoration project, which will officially open in December. The first to take the stage will be Bob Dylan on Dec. 3, who will play his 50th...
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