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John McDevitt
September 21, 2019 - 4:46 pm
Two years later, victims in Puerto Rico still need help from hurricane Maria. Supporters in Philadelphia called for action on Saturday.
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Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
July 02, 2019 - 3:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hahnemann University Hospital's owners are in bankruptcy court Tuesday afternoon as Philadelphia officials continue to press for an injunction and a special master to oversee the closing. The hospital's attorneys accuse the city of putting patients' lives at risk by...
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Hahnemann University Hospital rally
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
June 27, 2019 - 7:39 am
UPDATED: 3:15 p.m. Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect that the state has ordered Hahnemann to cease and desist plans to close the hospital, as of Thursday afternoon. To read more, click here . ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of nurses, union members and lawmakers...
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Anti-violence protest
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Cherri Gregg
June 20, 2019 - 2:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Community groups came together to rally against the recent rash of gun violence in the Philadelphia, putting the focus on the victims. It's been less than a week since six people died and 28 were injured in a rash of shootings over the span of just two days. Community...
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Chants of "put the guns down" and "don't shoot, we want to live" echoed up Reed Bird Place down S. 70th Street and all throughout the Southwest Philadelphia neighborhood.
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Andrew Kramer
June 17, 2019 - 8:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Chants of "put the guns down" and "don't shoot, we want to live" echoed up Reed Bird Place down S. 70th Street and all throughout the Southwest Philadelphia neighborhood. Dozens of people came to a public safety walk and rally to end gun violence Monday afternoon. It...
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About 100 demonstrators protested at Philadelphia Police headquarters.
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Paul Kurtz
June 07, 2019 - 4:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Under the watchful eyes of police officers and commanders — and that famous statue of a caring officer holding a child — about 100 people formed a circle around the marker, demanding justice. In the wake of an investigation that revealed past and present Philly...
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Philadelphia Women's March
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Rachel Kurland
January 18, 2019 - 11:43 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The third annual Women's March returns to Philadelphia Saturday along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, but this year with two separate rallies. The national march has received backlash recently for differing messages of the movement. As a result, the national march will...
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Followers of moderate islamist party Ennahdha march to celebrate the eighth anniversary of the democratic uprising in Tunis, Monday, Jan.14, 2019.
AP Photo/Hassene Dridi
January 14, 2019 - 4:15 pm
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Thousands gathered Monday in Tunisia's capital as the country marked eight years since a democratic uprising ousted its long-time strongman. The rally came amid deepening economic troubles in the North African nation and resurgent anger at the revolution's unfulfilled promises...
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Hundreds of furloughed federal workers protested the partial government shutdown at a rally in Philadelphia.
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Paul Kurtz
January 08, 2019 - 2:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of furloughed federal workers protested the partial government shutdown at a rally at Independence Mall Tuesday. Elected officials were also in attendance, including U.S. Reps. Brendan Boyle, Brian Fitzpatrick, Dwight Evans and Mary Gay Scanlon, and state Sen...
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Philadelphia Women's March organizers are hoping turmoil and rumours surrounding the National march don't prevent women from turning out in record numbers again this year on Jan 19.
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Hadas Kuznits
January 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Despite rumors and misunderstandings, the Philadelphia Women's March is still scheduled to go on as planned on Jan. 19. The National Women's March has been under scrutiny this year, but Philadelphia Women's March board member Deja Lynn Alvarez says while the...
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