Philadelphia

Atlanta Braves' Dansby Swanson slides into second base with a double during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Atlanta.
AP Photo/John Bazemore
September 21, 2018 - 6:44 am
By Charles Odum, AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves moved closer to the playoffs by taking an important win over their closest pursuer. Even better, some players who could play key roles on Atlanta's postseason roster looked playoff-ready. Luca Duda's pinch-hit double drove in the...
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The Comcast Technology Center is the tallest building in the Philadelphia skyline.
Comcast
Mike DeNardo
September 20, 2018 - 1:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some workers have already moved into Philadelphia's tallest building, which is still under construction. Comcast Chairman Brian Roberts gave reporters a sneak peek inside the 60-story, $1.5 billion Comcast Technology Center at 18th and Arch streets. So far, 1,000...
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The Philadelphia 76ers' Elton Brand watches the end of the first half, with teammate Nerlens Noel, right, against the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
Yong Kim/Philadelphia Daily News/TNS
September 20, 2018 - 1:13 pm
By Jon Johnson CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — In one of the more interesting moves in franchise history, the Philadelphia 76ers chose Elton Brand as the organization's new general manager following a 104-day search. Just two years ago Brand played for the Sixers. Managing owner Joshua Harris...
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Artist rendering of a Franklin Square PATCO station in Center City.
DRPA
David Madden
September 20, 2018 - 12:19 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Commissioners for the Delaware River Port Authority have gotten an update on plans to resurrect the long-closed Franklin Square PATCO station in Center City Philadelphia. The $26.4 million project is well into the design stage, with plans unveiled for a new entrance...
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In this March 23, 2016, file photo, Philadelphia 76ers forward Elton Brand stands during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets in Denver.
AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File
September 20, 2018 - 10:06 am
By Dan Gelston, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Elton Brand is in charge of the Philadelphia 76ers. A person familiar with the situation says the Sixers have made Brand their new general manager, replacing Bryan Colangelo. Colangelo resigned in June as the 76ers' president of basketball...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Molly Daly
September 19, 2018 - 5:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are looking for surveillance footage as they try to find the man who stabbed a city worker in the back on Wednesday morning in West Kensington. Police Captain Sekou Kinebrew says it happened just before 8 a.m. in the 3000 block of Mutter Street, as...
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Attorneys congratulate defendants Chris Sourovelis (center) and Nasir Geiger (right). Darpana Sheth is in red.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
September 18, 2018 - 1:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia will make sweeping changes to its civil forfeiture practices, under the terms of a settlement filed today in a four-year-old class action suit. The city will end the practice completely for low-level offenses and institute protections for defendants whose...
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Victor Skerrett, 14, and Sandra Sanchez, 13, are missing.
Camden County Prosecutor’s Office
Dan Wing
September 18, 2018 - 9:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Camden County Prosecutor's Office is asking for the public's help finding two Pennsauken teenagers who have been missing since Friday. Authorities say 13-year-old Sandra Sanchez and 14-year-old Victor Skerrett were last seen Friday morning. Detectives believe the...
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New York Mets center fielder Austin Jackson dives to catch a line-out by Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera during the third inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Philadelphia.
AP Photo/Matt Slocum
September 18, 2018 - 7:31 am
By Aaron Bracy, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — If this was it for Zack Wheeler, he finished strong and — probably most importantly — healthy. Wheeler pitched seven solid innings for his career-best 12th win in what may have been his final start of the season, Michael Conforto had a career-...
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Carson Wentz
USA Today sports
September 17, 2018 - 1:36 pm
By Eliot Shorr-Parks PHILADELPHIA (94WIP SportsRadio) — The day that Eagles head coach Doug Pederson has been grilled about for weeks, and fans have been waiting months for, is finally here. RELATED: Carson Wentz will start in Week 3 vs. the Colts Carson Wentz is back. The Eagles announced the...
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