Philadelphia

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Molly Daly
May 19, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The weather that's left the plains states reeling is headed our way. Although the storms the system's spawning have been wild, Jason Franklin, meteorologist in charge at the National Weather Service in Mt. Holly, says they're not unusual for the plains states at this...
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Lauren Lipton
May 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There is a new exhibit opening this week at the Philadelphia Library Company and you will be able to see things in person that few people have seen. "The title of the exhibit is ‘From Negro Pasts to Afro-Futures: Black Creative Re-Imaginings,’” explained Dr. Deirdre...
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Rittenhouse Row executive director Corie Moskow.
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Hadas Kuznits
May 18, 2019 - 1:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) —Parts of Rittenhouse may have been blocked off, but that didn’t stop crowds of people from attending the annual spring festival Saturday. For many people at Rittenhouse Square the official festival season begins with the Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival. "We've been...
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May 17, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies center fielder Andrew McCutchen (22) shares a light moment with shortstop Jean Segura (2) and first base coach Paco Figueroa (33) during a Colorado Rockies pitching change in the fifth inning at C
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May 18, 2019 - 12:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Andrew McCutchen's early batting practice quickly paid off. ✊✋✌️ #RingTheBell pic.twitter.com/wh3zjCs3Ka — Philadelphia Phillies (@Phillies) May 18, 2019 McCutchen hit a two-run homer, Bryce Harper lined a two-run double and Cole Irvin tossed six effective innings to lead the...
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Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign rally at Eakins Oval in Philadelphia, Saturday, May 18, 2019.
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May 18, 2019 - 12:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — His party may be enraged by Donald Trump's presidency, but Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden insisted Saturday that Democrats will not defeat the Republican president if they pick an angry nominee. Facing thousands of voters in his native Pennsylvania for the second...
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close up of campaign voting flag pins on white
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Pat Loeb
May 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's primary is this Tuesday and in Philadelphia, that means voters will choose nominees for most city offices, including mayor and city council. It's an uphill battle for candidates who want to challenge any of the incumbent district council members. Jannie...
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Justin Udo
May 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Exploring the City of Brotherly Love and getting healthy can be as easy as a walk in the park. For the last three years, Liz Burke has made it her mission to get out and get active. She says she does that at least three times a week, at FDR Park in South Philly, with...
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Andrew Kramer
May 17, 2019 - 9:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Eagles Autism Challenge is back for a second year. The official kickoff party was held Friday night and on Saturday morning 3,500 people will walk, run or ride their bikes to raise money for autism research. We’re officially ready for the #EaglesAutismChallenge...
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"Who talks better than Philadelphians?" said Amber Volpe of South Philly.
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John McDevitt
May 17, 2019 - 12:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A travel and lifestyle website has named the Philadelphia accent one of the sexiest in the country. KYW Newsradio visited the Italian Market in South Philly to get reaction. Bigseventravel.com named the Philadelphia accent the 8th sexiest in the United States. "Who...
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Roosevelt Boulevard
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Tim Jimenez
May 17, 2019 - 10:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council unanimously passed a bill that will lead to the installation of speed cameras along Roosevelt Boulevard. The hope is that drivers will slow down on the deadliest highway in the city. At the very busy intersection of Tyson Avenue and the...
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