Philadelphia

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May 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's Democratic primary for City Council-at-large features a field of 28 candidates for five slots on the November ballot. There are three incumbents and two candidates endorsed by the city committee, but several others in the field are serious threats to...
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Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Adam Morgan, center, tags out Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich, left, after Yelich tried to score on a passed ball during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, May 16, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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May 16, 2019 - 6:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Christian Yelich hit his major league-leading 17th and 18th homers to help Zach Davies and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-3 Thursday. Yasmani Grandal and Mike Moustakas also went deep as the Brewers won their third in a row after losing the series opener...
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Pat Loeb
May 16, 2019 - 5:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Speed cameras are coming to Roosevelt Boulevard. Philadelphia City Council passed a bill today to put the devices in several locations along the nearly twelve mile stretch of road. “Roosevelt Boulevard is arguably the most dangerous stretch of highway and the...
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May 16, 2019 - 3:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It might be the middle of May but Fourth of July excitement was building today as Welcome America unveiled some their upcoming plans at the Independence Visitor's Center. "Six days, 53 programs, three fireworks (shows), eight tons of hoagies, 100% free," said Wawa...
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Tim Jimenez
May 16, 2019 - 8:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The presidential campaign for Joe Biden announced Thursday morning that its national headquarters will be in Philadelphia, reportedly in Center City. The announcement comes a few days before a kickoff rally for the former vice president scheduled to take place...
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Just weeks after undergoing a procedure to replace his heart valve, Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger posted a video of himself practicing some very energetic dance moves in an empty studio.
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May 16, 2019 - 8:05 am
By Faith Karimi, CNN (CNN / KYW Newsradio) — The Rolling Stones announced Wednesday they will hit the road again, a month after front man Mick Jagger had a heart valve replacement. He'll be joining Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Ronnie Wood for the North American "No Filter" tour this summer...
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City Hall, Philadelphia.
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Pat Loeb
May 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Democrats will face a dizzying ballot next Tuesday in the primary election. There are 30 judicial candidates for nine seats on three courts; 13 candidates for two city commissioner slots. But the largest race is for City Council-at-large, where 28...
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Prison.
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Steve Tawa
May 15, 2019 - 4:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two Philadelphia prison guards are charged with beating an inmate at the Curran-Fromhold Correctional Facility on State Road in Northeast Philadelphia. 35-year-old Robert Berger and 47-year-old Nathaniel Morris allegedly repeatedly punched and kicked an inmate -...
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NASCAR took to the streets of Philadelphia Wednesday and fans couldn't have been happier.
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John McDevitt
May 15, 2019 - 3:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — NASCAR took to the streets of Philadelphia Wednesday and fans couldn't have been happier. Before jumping into their race cars and taking to the streets, 17 NASCAR drivers signed autographs and met with their fans. "It's pretty neat. Just being able to come out here...
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First Assistant District Attorney Robert Listenbee
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Mark Abrams
May 15, 2019 - 1:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia district attorney's office plans to deploy an Election Task Force to monitor the polls during next Tuesday's primary election. First Assistant District Attorney Robert Listenbee says that, with a large ballot that includes candidates for mayor, city...
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