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Sean Ellis spent 22 years in prison after a wrongful conviction
Charles Krupa/AP
AP News
September 03, 2019 - 10:56 am
Civil liberty groups and reform-minded district attorneys are pushing to bring greater transparency to the process of highlighting police officers who have committed misconduct and could undermine criminal cases if they took the stand.
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In this Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, photo, Scott Bremner, talk radio host, works in Erie, Pa.
Claire Galofaro/AP Photo
August 06, 2019 - 12:32 pm
By Claire Galofaro and Bill Barrow, Associated Press ERIE, Pa. (AP) — It was the last morning of the workweek, and Scott Bremner, a popular talk-radio host here, found himself — again — in the role of accidental referee on the issue of race. And again, the discussion was inspired by racial...
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From left: Michael Bennet, Kirsten Gillibrand, Julian Castro, Cory Booker, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Andrew Yang, Tulsi Gabbard, Jay Inslee and Bill de Blasio are shown before the second of two Democratic debates Wednesday, July 31, 2019, in Detroit.
Carlos Osorio/AP Photo
August 01, 2019 - 6:37 am
By Steve Peoples and Sara Burnett, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — The ideological divisions gripping the Democratic Party intensified on Wednesday as presidential candidates waged an acrimonious battle over health care, immigration and race that tested the strength of early front-runner Joe Biden'...
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It was a test of mental and physical endurance for athletes at a special race that took place this weekend in Delaware County that was a showcase for some world class running.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
May 12, 2019 - 12:47 pm
SHARON HILL, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It was a test of mental and physical endurance for athletes at a special race that took place this weekend in Delaware County that was a showcase for some world class running. A lot can happen in 24 hours, and for Rich Riopel of Morganville, New Jersey, he used...
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It's been a Philadelphia Mother's Day tradition for 28 years, but this year, thousands gathered at the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a new Susan G. Komen tradition with the same goal.
Antionette Lee/KYW Newsradio
Antionette Lee
May 12, 2019 - 12:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's been a Philadelphia Mother's Day tradition for 28 years, but this year, thousands gathered at the Philadelphia Museum of Art for a new Susan G. Komen tradition with the same goal. The cold and rainy weather didn't stop people from coming out to the annual More...
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Running.
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Antionette Lee
May 07, 2019 - 7:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's Race for the Cure gets a makeover. For the last 28 years, the Susan G. Komen event has attracted thousands of breast cancer survivors and supporters to the art museum. But this year, organizers say the newly named More Than Pink Walk will have a more...
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Former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor walks through the skyway with his attorney Thomas Plunkett, right, on the way to court for the verdict Tuesday, April 30, 2019, in Minneapolis, Minn.
David Joles/Star Tribune via AP
May 01, 2019 - 11:28 am
By Amy Forlitti, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After three weeks of testimony, a jury needed little more than a day to convict a black Minneapolis police officer of murder in the fatal shooting of an unarmed white woman who had called 911 to report a possible crime, delivering a guilty...
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Broad Street Run
Kristen Johanson | KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
March 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) --Runners are already training for the Broad Street Run in two months, but most are probably unaware that there will be a major difference in this year's race. The man who's directed it for more than 20 years has retired. When Jim Marino took over the race in 1998,...
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Elizabeth Warren
CNN
February 06, 2019 - 4:00 pm
By Caroline Kelly (CNN) — Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren listed her race as "American Indian" on a State Bar of Texas registration card in 1986, The Washington Post reported Tuesday. The Post's reporting represents a previously unknown instance of Warren claiming her race as Native American...
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Larry D. Woodruffe
Harris County Sheriff's Office via AP
January 08, 2019 - 5:26 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities announced Tuesday that a second black man has been charged in the fatal drive-by shooting of a 7-year-old Houston black girl, whose death her family had initially believed was racially motivated. The Harris County Sherriff's Office said 24-year-old Larry D. Woodruffe has...
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