Steve Tawa

Campbell's Soup
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December 21, 2018 - 8:18 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (CNN/KYW Newsradio) — Campbell Soup has a new CEO. The company said on Thursday that Mark Clouse, who has held executive positions at Pinnacle Foods and Mondelez International, will take over as president and CEO of the soup company in late January. Clouse will replace interim CEO...
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Adam Thiel in Hamburg, Germany
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Steve Tawa
December 14, 2018 - 8:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia's top firefighter has quite a bit to take away from two foreign trips, courtesy the Philadelphia-based Eisenhower Fellowship. The commissioner says the program advanced his professional and personal growth. "It's a way of building bridges from the U.S...
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Joe Biden
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Steve Tawa
December 14, 2018 - 5:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A new CNN poll shows some old guard Democratic names in the lead, but newer, progressive candidates are likely to move up the track, as potential presidential candidates begin to declare their intentions for the 2020 nomination for president. Former Vice President...
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Steve Tawa
December 07, 2018 - 7:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- President Trump's nomination of William Barr for U.S. Attorney General would make for an unusual boomerang back into government service, since he served in the same role under George H.W. Bush. A local expert on public policy believes the U.S. Senate will follow...
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Ken Smukler
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Steve Tawa
November 21, 2018 - 5:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- When political strategist Ken Smukler's federal trial resumes next week, he is expected to take the stand. First, a long-time associate of Congressman Bob Brady, the man they both worked for, will be cross-examined by the defense. Donald Jones testified Wednesday...
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Trouble in Toyland
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Steve Tawa
November 20, 2018 - 5:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The consumer advocacy organization PennPIRG is out again with its "Trouble in Toyland" survey, warning parents about dangerous toys on store shelves, as the holiday gift-buying season gets into full swing. This year, trendy "slime" toys are coming into focus. Sine...
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Dreamstime
Steve Tawa
November 15, 2018 - 5:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A long-time political strategist with ties to Philadelphia Congressman Bob Brady is now on trial for his alleged involvement in an illegal campaign contribution scheme. Testimony is underway. Assistant US Attorney Eric Gibson told jurors Ken Smukler was "an...
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Dreamstime
Steve Tawa
November 08, 2018 - 3:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is setting up a victims' compensation fund to provide aid to survivors of clergy abuse. It would be administered independently of Church leadership or influence. One purpose of the fund will be to compensate survivors who would...
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Styrofoam ban
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Steve Tawa
November 01, 2018 - 3:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The next time you order take-out, environmentalists want you to digest those "Styrofoam" food containers. A state rep is joining them, by pushing legislation for a state-wide ban on plastic cups and containers. At the Norristown dam, with a great view from the...
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President Donald Trump
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Steve Tawa
October 26, 2018 - 9:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Haverford College is joining three other schools across the country in filing an immigration policy lawsuit against the Trump administration. The 122-page complaint names the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) as...
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