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Mark Abrams
May 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Game of Thrones maybe ending Sunday, but the season primere of more construction along the Schuylkill Expressway is set to debut Monday night. PennDOT spokesman Brad Rudolph says 7 p.m. Monday the eastbound Walnut Street ramp to 30th Street will be closed and a detour...
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In this Jan. 25, 2019, file photo, Senate Minority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer of N.Y., accompanied by Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., left, calls on a reporter during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
Andrew Harnik/AP Photo, File
April 30, 2019 - 6:53 am
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The last time President Donald Trump sat down with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer, the president walked out in a huff and dismissed their government shutdown talks as a "total waste of time." Nearly four...
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Tony Romeo
March 03, 2019 - 3:37 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania’s transportation secretary is defending the administration’s policy of putting more extensive storm restrictions on commercial vehicles this winter. PennDOT secretary Leslie Richards says while weather-related restrictions on trucks are not new, they...
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Mike DeNardo
February 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Starting Friday night, a one-mile stretch of Route 1 in Delaware County is closing for the entire weekend to allow for SEPTA bridge work. Delaware County drivers are going to be detoured. Between 8 p.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Monday, Route One in Middletown...
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Andrew Kramer
January 20, 2019 - 7:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- After a weekend full of precipitation, icy roads now become a major concern. That's thanks to bitter cold temperatures we'll be experiencing the rest of the night and tomorrow. After all that rain ended, Jonathan O'Brien with the National Weather Service out of Mount...
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As it gets colder, wet roads may create problems for drivers.
KYW Newsradio, file
Antionette Lee
January 20, 2019 - 10:03 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As it gets colder, wet roads may create problems for drivers. "The forecast is for temperatures to plummet later this evening and late this afternoon, black ice and slick roadways are definitely a concern," said the New Jersey Department of Transportation's Steve...
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Light snow coming down in Audubon, Montgomery County.
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Tim Jimenez
January 18, 2019 - 8:45 am
PAOLI, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The first of two winter storms to hit the region is out of the way. Now, many are gearing up for round number two. A coating, maybe an inch of snow, fell in Paoli. People were out and about. Traffic volume looked like most commuters were hearing in to work despite the...
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Road crews are ready for whatever Thursday's storm delivers, but there are lots of uncertainties for the remainder of the weekend.
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Mark Abrams
January 17, 2019 - 3:42 pm
UPDATED: 6.17 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Road crews are ready for whatever Thursday's storm delivers, but there are lots of uncertainties for the remainder of the weekend. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's Brad Rudolph says the road maintenance supervisors had enough warning...
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The storm doesn't look too bad in the area, but PennDOT crews are still out in full force.
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Antionette Lee
January 13, 2019 - 10:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The storm doesn't look too bad in the Delaware Valley, but PennDOT crews are still out in full force. Ayanna Williams from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation says they have 300 trucks out making sure the roads are clear for drivers, with most of them...
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Millions of Americans will be driving on treacherous roads after Christmas
CNN
December 25, 2018 - 11:10 am
By Eliott C. McLaughlin and Haley Brink, CNN (CNN) -- It's a potentially troubling combination: As a record number of Americans are traveling this holiday season, most of them hitting the road, huge swaths of the country will see some nasty winter weather. Strong winds, heavy rain and mountain snow...
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