MIAMI, FLORIDA - MARCH 13: An American Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 is seen as it pulls into its gate after arriving at the Miami International Airport from LaGuardia Airport on March 13, 2019 in Miami, Florida.
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John McDevitt
August 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you booked a flight this Thanksgiving, there could be schedule changes due to the grounding of Boeing's 737 Max 8 planes. Airlines have been notifying many of their customers that flights they have booked have been cancelled due to the grounding. They're...
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Cyber Monday
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November 28, 2018 - 11:39 am
By Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business (CNN) -- Retailers are battling hard over toys, flat-screen TVs and new tech gadgets this holiday season, and Amazon appears to be in a strong position. The company said on Tuesday that it sold 18 million toys between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday. Amazon did...
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Donation collection, international currency
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Tim Jimenez
November 27, 2018 - 8:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping sprees in the books, Giving Tuesday is all about helping charities and non-profits bring in needed dollars to kick off the holiday season. Giving Tuesday has become a post-Thanksgiving weekend staple in recent years. It...
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This undated image provided by Emantic Bradford, Sr. shows Emantic Fitzgerald Bradford, Jr., 21, posing for a picture at his father's home near Birmingham, Ala., in his senior year of high school.
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November 25, 2018 - 10:42 am
HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — The father of a black man killed by a police officer during a shooting at an Alabama mall said his son had a permit to carry a gun for self-defense, adding it was hurtful police initially portrayed his son as the shooter. Emantic "EJ" Bradford Jr., 21, was fatally shot by the...
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Thousands are leaving Philadelphia by train, bus, plane and car to get back to work and school on Monday.
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Antionette Lee
November 25, 2018 - 10:24 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Now that Thanksgiving is over, thousands are leaving Philadelphia by train, bus, plane and car to get back to work and school on Monday. It may be one of the busiest travel days of the year, but it was still business as usual at 30th Street Station. Travelers picked...
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A couple finds an old lottery ticket while cleaning for Thanksgiving. It's worth $1.8 million.
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November 23, 2018 - 12:14 pm
By Christina Maxouris and Saeed Ahmed, CNN (CNN) -- If you've been putting off tidying up the house, let this serve as an incentive. Harold and Tina Ehrenberg, a couple from Mandeville, Louisiana, were cleaning up for Thanksgiving guests when they found a lottery ticket they'd purchased months...
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Snooki expecting
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November 23, 2018 - 10:15 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is extra thankful this year. The "Jersey Shore" star used Thanksgiving to share the news that she and husband Jionni LaValle are expecting their third child. The couple married in 2014 and are already the parents of a 6-year-old son,...
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Thanksgiving volunteers
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John McDevitt
November 22, 2018 - 3:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Some cancer patients at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania were served a Thanksgiving feast by an organization that provides services to patients and their families in Philadelphia-based hospitals. Art Walls Sr. from Lindenwold suffers from lymphoma. "...
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President Donald Trump asks if reporters can hear the audio as he talks with troops via teleconference from his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla., Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018.
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November 22, 2018 - 1:34 pm
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump made a Thanksgiving Day threat to close the U.S. border with Mexico for an undisclosed period of time if his administration determines that its southern ally has lost "control" on its side. Trump also said he has given...
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MANNA delivers Thanksgiving meals throughout Philadelphia to people with terminal illnesses.
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John McDevitt
November 22, 2018 - 1:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of volunteers spent part of their Thanksgiving Day preparing and delivering meals to people who are living with terminal illnesses in Philadelphia. After the meals were cooked and packed at the Metropolitan Area Neighborhood Nutrition Alliance, or MANNA ,...
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