Tim Jimenez

Philadelphia Police
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Tim Jimenez
October 16, 2018 - 7:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police are looking for a pair of shooters who opened fire at two men outside a SEPTA Market-Frankford Line station Monday night. It happened around 10 p.m. at 60th and Market Streets in West Philadelphia. Authorities said the gunmen approached two men...
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The statue of Icelandic explorer Thorfinn Karlsefni was knocked into the Schuylkill River.
Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
October 02, 2018 - 7:26 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The century-old, bronze Viking statue that was toppled into the Schuylkill River sometime overnight Monday has been plucked from the water. Police are still investigating who did it and why. A crane pulled the bronze Viking statue of Thorfinn Karlsefni out of the...
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General Reezy
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Steve Tawa
August 09, 2018 - 6:53 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia rap artist was among the victims of Wednesday night's carnage in North Philadelphia in a deadly drive-by shooting. Police identified the two victims as 34-year-old Niesha Cooper and 32-year-old Averill Davenport, who was also known as rapper General...
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From left: Thomas M. Daly, president and CEO, The American Revolution Center; H.F. "Gerry" Lenfest, chairman, The American Revolution Center; French Ambassador Pierre Vimont; Edward Lewis, president of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Sept. 2008
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August 05, 2018 - 12:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Media entrepreneur and Philadelphia philanthropist H.F. "Gerry" Lenfest has died at the age of 88 on Sunday, according to The Philadelphia Inquirer . Across the Delaware Valley, the Lenfest name has been synonymous with "generosity." The civic leader donated millions...
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Gloucester County House Explosion
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
July 07, 2018 - 8:22 am
NEWFIELD, NJ. (KYW Newsradio) -- Officials say two people were killed when an explosion ripped apart a home in Gloucester County, New Jersey. It happened around 6:15 a.m. Saturday along the 300 block of Oakwood Drive in Newfield. “We heard this explosion, which I had thought was thunder,” said...
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Liberty gas station and Vigilante Service Center in the 1200 block of Bristol Pike
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
June 13, 2018 - 6:16 am
UPDATED: 9:40 p.m. BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Crews in Bensalem have recovered the body of a man who was 15 feet underground when he was killed in an explosion at a gas station on Bristol Pike Tuesday afternoon. Once they found his body, authorities were blocked by about 2 feet of debris, and...
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Pennypack Creek
Kristen Johanson | KYW Newsradio
June 03, 2018 - 8:58 am
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police and rescue crews discovered the body of a 30-year-old woman Sunday morning who was swept away by the Pennypack Creek Saturday night. The Philadelphia Police Marine Unit combed the murky waterway before discovering a female's body near debris and brush...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
May 28, 2018 - 10:05 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The 150th annual Doylestown Memorial Day Parade kicked off Monday morning. To mark the milestone, organizers sought to help those who served. Chris Suessenguth When organizers of the parade first came up with the idea of selling specially designed tiles to...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
May 27, 2018 - 8:50 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are investigating a fiery crash that left three people dead early Sunday morning. Around 1:45 a.m., one car heading north on Whitaker Avenue collided with another car heading south after it made a left turn on Whitaker. The head-on collision, which occurred at...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
May 24, 2018 - 9:02 am
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — What began as a brief stop at a friend's house became an instant nightmare for a mother of young children. Around 10:15 Wednesday night on Van Kirk Street in Lawncrest, police said a 28-year-old woman stopped at her friend’s house for a quick visit inside...
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