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N.J. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal
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Steve Tawa
June 19, 2019 - 3:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The New Jersey attorney general's office has a Nevada gun dealer in its crosshairs over allegedly selling large capacity ammunition magazines to an undercover state investigator. The complaint says the company previously received a "cease and desist" letter from the...
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A house for sale.
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April 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Guess how much sympathy the court had for the homeowners who sued Zillow? It starts with a "z" and it's not a zillion. Zillow is a website that uses an algorithm to determine an estimated value for real estate. The...
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The company that makes the popular flavored sparkling water LaCroix reported a drop in sales and profit in its latest quarter. And the CEO is quite angry about it, saying that "much of this was the result of injustice!"
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March 08, 2019 - 2:41 pm
By Paul R. La Monica, CNN Business (CNN) -- The company that makes the popular flavored sparkling water LaCroix reported a drop in sales and profit in its latest quarter. And the CEO is quite angry about it, saying that "much of this was the result of injustice!" National Beverage chairman and CEO...
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Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
February 07, 2019 - 4:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In a major victory for the pharmaceutical industry, Philadelphia City Council Thursday voted down a bill that would have regulated pharmaceutical sales representatives. City council likes to think of itself as progressive, passing bills to guarantee a fair workweek,...
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Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
February 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council is expected to vote, this week, on a bill to regulate pharmaceutical sales representatives. The bill stalled in December after furious lobbying by the drug industry. The opioid epidemic inspired the bill, but its sponsor says it's designed to...
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FILE - In this Sept. 8, 2010 file photo, auto worker Brenda Hedland takes a picture of the first Chevrolet Cruze compact sedan to come off the assembly line at a ceremony inside the GM factory in Lordstown, Ohio.
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January 03, 2019 - 7:36 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Sales of new vehicles in the U.S. rose slightly in 2018, defying predictions and highlighting a strong economy. Automakers reported an increase of 0.3 percent over a year ago to 17.27 million vehicles. The increase came despite rising interest rates, a volatile stock market, and...
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The CEO of the chain that owns several area supermarkets is closing the ShopRite store in West Philadelphia, several blocks from the suburbs, blaming Philadelphia's soda tax. The city and supporters of the beverage tax question his motives.
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Steve Tawa
January 02, 2019 - 7:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The CEO of a chain of more than a dozen ShopRites and Fresh Grocer supermarkets in the region, including seven in the city, is closing a ShopRite in West Philadelphia, blaming the tax on soda and sweetened beverages. But the city and supporters of the beverage tax...
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Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
December 05, 2018 - 7:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Smoking opponents beat back an effort in Philadelphia city council to reverse rules limiting tobacco sale permits. The Board of Health adopted a rule, two years ago, aimed at lowering the unusually high density of cigarette sellers in the city's low-income...
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