Philadelphia Women's March
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Rachel Kurland
January 18, 2019 - 11:43 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The third annual Women's March returns to Philadelphia Saturday along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, but this year with two separate rallies. The national march has received backlash recently for differing messages of the movement. As a result, the national march will...
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Light snow coming down in Audubon, Montgomery County.
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Tim Jimenez
January 18, 2019 - 8:45 am
PAOLI, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The first of two winter storms to hit the region is out of the way. Now, many are gearing up for round number two. A coating, maybe an inch of snow, fell in Paoli. People were out and about. Traffic volume looked like most commuters were hearing in to work despite the...
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Snow Traffic
KYW Traffic Center
Mark Abrams
November 19, 2018 - 12:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — PennDOT says a faulty forecast and huge numbers of cars and trucks on the roads last Thursday hampered road crews trying to clear the highways of snow and slush. "We were expecting a sizeable storm, but not the storm that we got," PennDOT's Brad Rudolph said. He...
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In this Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, photo, a woman carries a fire extinguisher past the logo for Google at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai.
AP Photo/Ng Han Guan
November 12, 2018 - 9:29 pm
(AP) — An internet diversion that rerouted data traffic through Russia and China disrupted several Google services on Monday, including search and cloud-hosting services. Service interruptions lasted for nearly two hours and ended about 5:30 p.m. EST., network service companies said. In addition to...
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A SEPTA bus heads westward on Market Street.
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Mike DeNardo
November 09, 2018 - 8:23 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Since late September, police, the Parking Authority and SEPTA have been making a special effort to enforce the "no stopping" laws along Center City sections of Market and Chestnut Streets. Cops wrote about 250 tickets in October versus around 125 in September. The...
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Fishtown road closures will continue.
Andrew Kramer / KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
October 29, 2018 - 10:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Water Department is now saying road closures will continue for "upwards of one month" following an Oct. 18 water main break along Girard Avenue in Fishtown. The detours have taken a toll on many businesses in the area, including 3 J's Food Market. "We...
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PHILADELPHIA, PA. - March 13 : 30th Street Station, a national Register of Historic Places, AMTRAK Train Station in Philadelphia, PA on March 13, 2016
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Antionette Lee
October 15, 2018 - 5:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As part of it's CONNECT week, the Philadelphia Mayor's Office released plans for a pilot program to improve traffic in the 30th Street Station area. One of the many initiatives that will come out this week includes a plan that places traffic control police around 30th...
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Pat Loeb
October 10, 2018 - 1:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "Safety first." That's the theme of the Kenney administration's plan for addressing transportation issues in Philadelphia, released Wednesday. The plan lays out improvements the city hopes to make over the next seven years. Everyone complains about traffic, but it...
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Dan Wing
October 02, 2018 - 6:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With President Donald Trump coming to town this afternoon to speak at the National Electrical Contractor's Association trade show, getting around town could be a bit of a mess at times. Drivers can expect road closures to stretch from the airport into Center City...
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge
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Mike DeNardo
September 24, 2018 - 12:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Monday morning commute into Philadelphia over the Ben Franklin Bridge was a tough one. The Delaware River Port Authority says: Blame the weather. During the westbound morning jam, only two lanes were open instead of the usual four. Last weekend was the second of...
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