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September 22, 2018 - 11:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration would be required to set new minimum requirements for seats on airplanes under legislation to be considered in the House this week, possibly giving passengers a break from ever-shrinking legroom and cramped quarters. The regulation of seat width...
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September 22, 2018 - 6:40 pm
BLADENBORO, N.C. (AP) — Travel remained dangerous Saturday in southeastern North Carolina, where the governor warned of "treacherous" floodwaters more than a week after Hurricane Florence made landfall, and urged residents to stay alert for flood warnings and evacuation orders. Gov. Roy Cooper said...
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KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
September 14, 2018 - 5:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- SEPTA’s effort to avoid controversy over advertisements on its vehicles hasn't worked. At a federal court hearing, Friday, a journalism non-profit argued SEPTA's ad policy is so broad that it violates free speech. After being forced to run anti-Muslim ads, three...
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David Madden
September 14, 2018 - 4:09 pm
OCEAN CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Thinking of a quick dip down the shore this weekend? Given the rough weather down south, you might want to reconsider, or at least exercise a great deal of caution. Nobody's saying not to make the trip, but common sense is the watchword on the beach and definitely...
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Philadelphia International Airport
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Tim Jimenez
September 13, 2018 - 9:23 am
PHILADELPHIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (KYW Newsradio) — As Hurricane Florence moves ever closer to the Atlantic Coast, many people are having to change their travel plans. Some of them flew out of harm’s way. Several flights from Raleigh, North Carolina, and Charleston, South Carolina, that were...
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Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
September 11, 2018 - 4:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're traveling the mid-Atlantic region over the next few days, there's a good chance Hurricane Florence is going to complicate — or more likely, cancel — your trip. Between Wednesday and Sunday, Amtrak trains are subject to be canceled or rescheduled for routes...
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Mike DeNardo
September 07, 2018 - 9:14 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A federal report is out on the probable cause of the first of two SEPTA collisions last year at 69th Street Station. The National Transportation Safety Board says the operator of an out-of-service El train was going too fast and lost awareness before his train rear...
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September 07, 2018 - 7:11 am
LONDON (AP) — Hackers obtained the credit card details of some 380,000 British Airways travelers during a two-week data breach this summer that leaves the customers vulnerable to financial fraud, the airline says. BA's CEO, Alex Cruz, said Friday that enough data was stolen to allow criminals to...
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Dreamstime
Andrew Kramer
July 01, 2018 - 10:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of thousands of drivers from our area are expected to hit the roads this July 4th week, but when is traffic expected to be the worst? It appears Tuesday is going to be the busiest travel day of the week, according to AAA's Jana Tidwell. "So if you're...
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Andrew Kramer
June 16, 2018 - 4:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Starting today, PATCO riders traveling between Philadelphia and New Jersey will now have more options this summer thanks to a new expanded schedule. Previously... "On Saturday's PATCO ran a 20 minute headway and on Sunday's we ran a 30 minute headway," said PATCO...
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