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FILE - In this June 20, 2017, file photo Boeing planes displayed at Paris Air Show, in Le Bourget, east of Paris, France.
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June 16, 2019 - 3:57 pm
PARIS (AP) — The chief executive of Boeing said the company made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in its 737 Max jets before two crashes killed 346 people and he promised transparency as the aircraft maker works to get the grounded plane back in flight. Boeing CEO Dennis...
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SEPTA Key
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Mike DeNardo
June 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The riders have spoken, and SEPTA listened. The transit agency says they are reducing the minimum amount you're able to load onto your Key fare card. If all you want to add to your SEPTA Key Travel Wallet is one dollar, now you can. SEPTA has reduced the minimum load...
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Philadelphia first responders outside of 30th Street Station.
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John McDevitt
June 08, 2019 - 6:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials are investigating after they say a "white powder" was located on an Amtrak train Saturday afternoon. Following the discovery, officials say, passengers were evacuated at around 1 p.m. from the Northeast Regional Train at 30th Street Station. However, the...
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Travel to Cuba has become more difficult -- and more confusing -- for US citizens and travelers subject to American jurisdiction.
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June 04, 2019 - 9:25 pm
Stacey Lastoe and Marnie Hunter, CNN (CNN) - - Travel to Cuba has become more difficult -- and more confusing -- for US citizens and travelers subject to American jurisdiction. Cruise ships will no longer be allowed to sail to the Caribbean island, according to a Trump administration announcement...
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Air travel.
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Mike Dougherty
June 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Summer travel season is about to kick into high gear, and with measles going around, the Center for Disease Control says it's as important as ever to take appropriate precautions. Yes, some of this might seem like common sense, but Dr. Gary Brunette with the CDC says...
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Benjamin Franklin Bridge leading into Camden, N.J.
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Andrew Kramer
May 23, 2019 - 7:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The same storm system that brought a "violent tornado" to Missouri is expected to reach the Delaware Valley on Thursday afternoon. As many people leave work for the day, others will be hitting the roads to get a jump start on their Memorial Day weekend travel. And...
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Traffic jam.
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Hadas Kuznits
May 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Get ready for congested roads over the next few days as people head out to celebrate the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Jana Tidwell with AAA Mid-Atlantic says there will be a lot of people taking to the roads now through Monday. "We'll see the second highest volume...
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Mostar is home to the famous Stari Most bridge.
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May 21, 2019 - 7:39 pm
By Jack Guy, CNN (CNN) -- If the road to overtourism is paved with travel guide books, then venerable publisher Lonely Planet can give itself a pat on the backpack for trying to steer vacationers off the beaten track. Announcing the 2019 iteration of its annual top European summer destinations list...
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pothole on the road
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May 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A town in Massachusetts is offering a special incentive for anyone who reports a pothole. If you live in the town of Haverhill, Massachusetts anyone who reports a pothole is entered into a drawing for a $25 gift card. Wait...
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Pennsylvania Turnpike
Tony Romeo
May 20, 2019 - 2:22 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has decided to resume borrowing hundreds of millions of dollars for SEPTA and other mass transit systems in the state. The borrowing had been suspended due to a lawsuit. The Pennsylvania Turnpike generates $450 million dollars a...
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