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Kim Glovas
February 24, 2020 - 4:13 pm
An old but seldom enforced federal immigration policy called the "public charge rule" goes into effect Monday. Advocates want to stop fearmongering by the government toward the most vulnerable of the immigrant population. Read more here.
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Basketball on the court.
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John McDevitt
January 04, 2020 - 3:12 pm
Follwing a fight last month at a basketball game, the Upper Darby School District tweeted there's been a change to winter sporting event procedures. Read more here.
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David Madden
August 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Camden County Police Department has a new policy on the use of force, formulated with the help of an outside group, and there’s talk that this could serve as a national model. The Policing Project at New York University’s School of Law worked to develop the policy...
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A new probation and parole policy in Philadelphia limits the time officers will supervise ex-offenders after they leave prison.
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Kristen Johanson
March 21, 2019 - 9:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new probation and parole policy in Philadelphia limits the time officers will supervise ex-offenders after they leave prison. Under the new policy, city prosecutors will ask judges to set the probation terms for no more than a year for misdemeanors and no more than...
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner.
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Pat Loeb
February 19, 2019 - 5:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's district attorney has declared success in the effort to reduce cash bail for nonviolent defendants. The DA released data that he says provides the proof. Last year, Larry Krasner announced prosecutors would stop seeking bail for 25 low-level offenses...
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June 28, 2018; Trenton, NJ, USA; New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy during a press conference as he talks about the budget impasse.
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David Madden
January 09, 2019 - 3:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An audit conducted by the New Jersey State Controller has found major discrepancies in a tax incentive program that’s been in place for more than a decade to lure and keep businesses in the state. The audit of the Economic Development Authority’s 11-year-old tax...
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Even a single instance of poor judgment can still violate your company's code of conduct and you can get fired for it.
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November 14, 2018 - 5:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Oh, that mistletoe! And those two drinks too many at the company holiday party. Now what? In the light of day, you may have come on a little stronger than you should have at the company's holiday party. Can you get sued...
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Your last opportunity to check out a one-of-a-kind exhibit on redlining policies that shaped Philadelphia's neighborhoods, which has garnered lots of attention, is coming up.
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Antionette Lee
November 12, 2018 - 6:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Your last opportunity to check out a one-of-a-kind exhibit on redlining policies that shaped Philadelphia's neighborhoods, which has garnered lots of attention, is coming up. It's called "A Dream Deferred: Redlining Past, Present, Future," and the first thing one...
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San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7)
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May 23, 2018 - 2:03 pm
By Paul Newberry, AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) — NFL owners approved a new policy Thursday aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests sparked by Colin Kaepernick and polarized by President Trump, permitting players to stay in the locker room during the "The Star-Spangled...
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