Tim Jimenez

KYW Newsradio Democratic mayoral debate
Alex Silverman/KYW Newsradio
May 10, 2019 - 9:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — KYW Newsradio hosted a live debate Thursday night featuring the two Democratic challengers to Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney in this month's primary election. Former Philadelphia City Controller Alan Butkovitz squared off with state Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams...
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Tim Jimenez
February 22, 2019 - 8:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Those dreaded potholes. They are everywhere. And PennDOT says crews, who are facing challenges, are doing their best to keep up. It's like a game of Mario Kart out there. People weaving to avoid the rim rattling potholes that are peppering roads all across the region...
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In this Aug. 26, 2016, file photo, a one-month dosage of hormonal birth control pills is displayed in Sacramento, Calif.
Rich Pedroncelli/AP Photo, File
January 15, 2019 - 6:48 am
By Marc Levy, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday put a nationwide hold on Trump administration rules that allow more employers to opt out of providing women with no-cost birth control. U.S. District Judge Wendy Beetlestone in Philadelphia agreed with a lawsuit...
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Wilmington Police Chief Robert Tracy briefs reporters.
Wilmington Police Department/Facebook
Steve Tawa
January 10, 2019 - 7:08 am
UPDATED 2:02 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There are now more questions than answers following the high-speed, two-state pursuit Wednesday that resulted in crashed police vehicles on I-95 and the suspect's vehicle slamming into a SEPTA bus in South Philadelphia. Witnesses are providing key...
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The one thing all travelers hope to see when they get to 30th Street Station or the Airport - everything running on time.
Dan Wing/KYW Newsradio
November 21, 2018 - 7:28 am
UPDATED: 10 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There were are lot of people passing through Philadelphia International Airport in the early hours of Wednesday morning, the day before Thanksgiving. Airport officials expect to see over 650,000 travelers this week. The line when I got to @PHLAirport...
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Center City Philadelphia
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
November 16, 2018 - 6:57 am
UPDATED: 7:50 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The snow may no longer be piling up, but PennDOT says drivers still should be cautious. "We're still concerned about overnight freezing," PennDOT's Brad Rudolph said. So Rudolph has this advice for drivers: "Increase your following distance. Give...
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A long line snakes around Benjamin Franklin High School, a polling place in Philadelphia.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
November 06, 2018 - 10:44 am
PHILADELPHIA and CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's Election Day, and it seems the one thing both parties can agree on is just how important it is for voters to get to the polls. KYW Newsradio reporters were out at polling places in the region talking to voters. The line at the Parkway House...
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Philadelphia Police
Photo credit: Paul Gluck
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
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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