Philadelphia

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Dan Wing
July 09, 2019 - 10:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man is dead after being shot after he and his girlfriend got into an argument with a group of people outside of a Northern Liberties mini-market. Police say the 25-year-old man and his girlfriend got into the argument outside that market at 10th and Brown streets a...
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A boy was injured by an explosive device in this playground.
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Andrew Kramer
July 08, 2019 - 7:36 pm
UPDATED: July 9, 9:20 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 12-year-old boy was seriously injured when he picked up a device that exploded in his hands Monday shortly before 6 p.m at the Edward Houseman Recreation Center in the Summerdale section of the city. The boy is expected to survive after...
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Sources say a police officer shot and killed his wife and himself in a home on this block in North Philadelphia
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Kristen Johanson
July 08, 2019 - 12:58 pm
UPDATED: 9:23 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are investigating what happened when they say one of their own shot and killed his wife, and then turned the gun on himself. Police say the officer, Jose Rodriguez, was an 11-year veteran of the force. They say he did not...
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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets at Citi Field, Sunday, July 7, 2019, in New York.
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July 07, 2019 - 4:47 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Nola held the Mets hitless into the sixth inning, Jay Bruce homered twice and the Philadelphia Phillies quieted New York with an 8-3 victory Sunday. Rookie Pete Alonso hit his 30th home run to break up Nola's no-hit bid. Bruce drove in four runs against his former team and...
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Anna Adams joined Philadelphia city government in 2008, fresh out of graduate school at the University of Pennsylvania. She was in the Michael Nutter administration's budget office for about a month, when the bottom fell out of the economy.
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Pat Loeb
July 07, 2019 - 9:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Anna Adams joined Philadelphia city government in 2008, fresh out of graduate school at the University of Pennsylvania. She was in the Michael Nutter administration's budget office for about a month when the bottom fell out of the economy. "I don't think I'm...
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Jesse Hartnett
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Andrew Kramer
July 07, 2019 - 7:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police Officer Jesse Hartnett's life changed drastically on the morning of Jan. 7, 2016. He was ambushed while on duty, shot three times in his arm at point blank range while in his patrol car. He's had eleven surgeries since then. "It's been a struggle...
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38th annual Hispanic Fiesta at Penn's Landing
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Hadas Kuznits
July 06, 2019 - 6:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A celebration of Hispanic culture is underway at Penn’s Landing this weekend and the party runs through Sunday evening. Over 20 groups are scheduled to perform here at Penn’s Landing over the weekend for the 38th annual Hispanic Fiesta. Adonis Benegas, executive...
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Courtesy of the National Weather Service in Mt. Holly
July 06, 2019 - 4:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Warning for the Philadelphia region. Tornado Warning including Philadelphia PA, Camden NJ, Chester PA until 4:45 PM EDT pic.twitter.com/EvYe4JxqOi — NWS Mount Holly (@NWS_MountHolly) July 6, 2019 The Philadelphia...
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Footage of possible tornado captures winds flipping over a car in Mount Laurel, New Jersey
Courtesy of Castle Windows
July 06, 2019 - 3:47 pm
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Officials have confirmed a tornado did indeed touch down before flipping a car and damaging a New Jersey warehouse Saturday. The National Weather Service says a brief "landspout tornado occurred in Mount Laurel Township in Burlington County, New Jersey."...
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Actors from American Historical Theatre
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
July 06, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Seven years may sound like a long time but policy director and communications officer for American Battlefield Trust Jim Campi warns it will go quickly. "It's actually very soon when you think of the immensity of creating a national commemoration," Campi said during a...
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