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Dogs that survived the Puerto Rico earthquakes are transported to the Brandywine Valley SPCA.
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Justin Udo
February 09, 2020 - 5:55 pm
A local animal shelter is bringing in pups from hundreds of miles away, as they work to find them forever homes. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor (13) fumbles the football during the second quarter against the Detroit Lions at Lincoln Financial Field.
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Mark Abrams
September 24, 2019 - 7:35 am
A man who witnessed firefighters rescue kids from a burning apartment building Monday morning in West Philly has drawn the attention of the Eagles' Nelson Agholor. In a video what went viral, he took a swipe at Agholor's performance in Sunday night's game against the Detroit Lions. Now Agholor has...
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Fire raced through this building at 52nd and Girard in the Parkside neighborhood of West Philadelphia early Monday morning.
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Mark Abrams
September 23, 2019 - 9:03 am
Ten people were rescued, including six children, from a burning apartment building early Monday morning in the Parkside neighborhood of West Philadelphia.
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A green sea turtle was found with a 3-foot-long spear in its neck and rescued, according to nonprofit Turtle Hospital in Marathon, Florida.
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CNN
September 10, 2019 - 11:56 am
A green sea turtle was found with a 3-foot-long spear in its neck and rescued, according to nonprofit Turtle Hospital in Marathon, Florida.
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Rachel, left, and Sarah Mitchell look at their phones as they sun bathe on Jekyll Island's Driftwood Beach as the Golden Ray cargo ship is capsized in the background, off the Georgia coast, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019.
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AP News
September 09, 2019 - 8:39 am
The U.S. Coast Guard says rescuers have heard noises from inside a cargo ship where four crew members are unaccounted for after their huge vessel overturned and caught fire off Georgia's coast. Petty Officer 3rd class Ryan Dickinson told The Associated Press on Monday that rescuers heard noises but...
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One of Hollywood's best-known villains, Danny Trejo, came to the rescue of a baby that was trapped in an overturned vehicle in Los Angeles.
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August 08, 2019 - 6:52 am
By Amanda Jackson and Braden Walker, CNN (CNN) -- One of Hollywood's best-known villains, Danny Trejo, came to the rescue of a baby that was trapped in an overturned vehicle in Los Angeles. It wasn't a stunt for an upcoming movie. It happened in real life on Wednesday. The actor jumped into action...
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Rough seas
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David Madden
May 30, 2019 - 10:44 am
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A pair of around-the-world cruisers had to be rescued in rough seas off the coast of Atlantic City on Wednesday night. A 55-foot sailboat called the Bertie capsized some 65 miles off shore in rough seas. "The two people that were on the sailboat had been...
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A cat.
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Justin Udo
May 07, 2019 - 9:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bucks County SPCA police officers removed more than 100 sick cats and kittens from a townhome in Doylestown. Officials say the animals have been living in terrible conditions and many are in need of immediate medical treatment. They are being transported to the...
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A dog is taken care by an oil rig crew after being rescued in the Gulf of Thailand.
Vitisak Payalaw via AP
April 16, 2019 - 9:35 am
BANGKOK (AP) — A dog found swimming more than 220 kilometers (135 miles) from shore by workers on an oil rig crew in the Gulf of Thailand has been returned safely to land. A worker on the rig belonging to Chevron Thailand Exploration and Production, Vitisak Payalaw, said on his Facebook page that...
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A search and rescue training during a man overboard drill
Sipa USA
March 18, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Everybody loves a hero — except the ones who were heroically saved and then sued by him. In 2015, a rescue party searched for two California teens who had gone missing during a hike. The teens were later found — smoking...
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