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Dan Wing
March 19, 2019 - 8:09 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police are trying to figure out why 23-year-old Eric Perry was gunned down early Monday morning. It may have been a case of mistaken identity. Perry was shot and killed as he returned home in the city's Logan section after meeting a friend at a nearby bar...
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A water main break led to water shooting into the sky and dozens of homes losing service.
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Tim Jimenez
March 18, 2019 - 6:33 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A water main break caused water to shoot skyward three stories high and dozens of homes to lose service. A water main break leads to this geyser on Godfrey Ave in the Crescentville section of Philly. @KYWNewsradio pic.twitter.com/dUpjz0YHzO — Tim Jimenez (@TimJRadio)...
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Mark Abrams
March 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- "Teach Music Week" is being observed this week in the greater Philadelphia area. Vincent James, president of the Delaware County-based organization Keep Music Alive, says it's more than just young people in the schools that they're trying to reach. "Our mission is to...
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Mar 17, 2019; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers center Sean Couturier (14) celebrates after scoring the game winning goal with defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere (53) against the Pittsburgh Penguins in overtime at PPG PAINTS Arena. Philadelphia won 2-1
Charles LeClaire/USA TODAY Sports
March 18, 2019 - 12:14 am
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clock ticking down on both the game and in some ways their season, the Philadelphia Flyers summoned some more late magic to stun the Pittsburgh Penguins yet again. James van Riemsdyk scored with 18 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and Sean Couturier finished off a...
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Mar 17, 2019; Clearwater, FL, USA; Philadelphia Phillies designated hitter Bryce Harper (3) reacts after striking out in the first inning of the spring training game against the New York Yankees at Spectrum Field.
Jonathan Dyer/USA TODAY Sports
March 17, 2019 - 6:32 pm
CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Bryce Harper hopes to change all those zeros soon. Naw, not the ones in his contract. Back in the lineup two days after being hit by a pitch in the ankle, the Phillies newcomer with the $330,000,000 deal was hitless Sunday, leaving him with a batting average of .000 in...
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Mark Abrams
March 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Philadelphia native has become the first female president and CEO of the Miraculous Medal Shrine in Germantown. It's a groundbreaking position that she believes, was heaven-sent. In a male-dominated arena, Mary Jo Timlin-Hoag emerged as the logical choice to lead...
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Hadas Kuznits
March 16, 2019 - 6:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A program at the Franklin Institute Saturday afternoon aimed to promote diversity in the many fields of science. Nine ethnic professionals in the field of science had booths throughout the Franklin Institute where they could show what it is they do. Michael Burch,...
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Justin Udo
March 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A special program is encouraging women throughout Philadelphia to help inspire girls. Every Monday evening at the North Liberties Recreation Center the Girl Power group gathers for a special meeting where they discuss how to unlock their super powers. “Giving these...
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Pat Loeb
March 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Chicken lovers are trying to make the birds legal in Philadelphia, again. A bill now in City Council would amend a 2004 law that banned farm animals from the city. Maureen Breen took advantage of the Easter season and its specialty candy when she came to City Hall...
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Paul Kurtz
March 15, 2019 - 10:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - It's being called a first-of-its kind project, bringing together affordable housing, health care and social services to one community. Methodist Services and Inglis are the forces behind what will be known as Inglis Methodist Gardens, a $16 million development that...
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