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January 29, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Having a pet is seen is a source of comfort and relaxation for many. There is no doubt that the companionship of a pet is helpful from a health standpoint...
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Jan 19, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Temple Owls guard Nate Pierre-Louis (15) takes a shot past Pennsylvania Quakers guard Antonio Woods (2) during the second half at Liacouras Center.
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Matt Leon
January 23, 2019 - 4:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Temple University Owls will look to get back on the winning track on Thursday night when they welcome the University of Memphis Tigers to the Liacouras Center for an American Athletic Conference showdown. The Owls are 14-4 (4-1 AAC) and coming off a home Big 5...
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The University of Pennsylvania women's basketball team is 8-2 on the season.
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Matt Leon
January 04, 2019 - 12:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania women's basketball team will open Ivy League play on the road Saturday afternoon, visiting rival Princeton. The Quakers have enjoyed a lot of success so far this season, compiling an 8-2 record, with one of the losses coming on the road...
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Junior forward A.J. Brodeur leads Penn in scoring (14.6 ppg) and rebounding (7.4 per game).
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Matt Leon
January 03, 2019 - 3:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania men's basketball team will open Ivy League play on Saturday, visiting rival Princeton University. Despite losing their final two games in the 2018 calendar year, the Quakers sit at 10-4 on the season with impressive wins over defending...
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Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speak at a news conference in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018.
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December 24, 2018 - 1:40 pm
By Josh Boak, AP Economics Writer President Donald Trump lashed out at the Federal Reserve on Monday after administration officials spent the weekend trying to assure the public and financial markets that Jerome Powell's job as Fed chairman was safe. "The only problem our economy has is the Fed,"...
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Anea Moore is the city's latest Rhodes Scholarship recipient
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Pat Loeb
November 29, 2018 - 8:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia city council on Thursday passed a resolution honoring the city's latest recipient of the coveted Rhodes Scholarship; a University of Pennsylvania senior who has overcome tragedy to excel academically. "I am a public school kid from Southwest Philadelphia...
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Walmart associate Shanay Bishop, left, checks out customer Carolyn Sarpy on the sales floor as part of the "Check Out With Me" program at a Walmart Supercenter in Houston.
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November 22, 2018 - 11:09 am
By Joseph Pisani and Anne S'Innocenzio, AP Retail Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers will once again offer big deals and early hours to lure shoppers into their stores for the start of the holiday season. But they'll also try to get shoppers out of their stores faster than ever by minimizing the...
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November 19, 2018 - 10:23 am
BOSTON (AP) — The latest crop of U.S. Rhodes scholars has more women than any other single class, and almost half of this year's recipients of the prestigious scholarship to Oxford University in England are either immigrants or first-generation Americans, the Rhodes Trust announced Sunday. Among...
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Head coach Ray Priore
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Matt Leon
November 13, 2018 - 3:32 pm
PRINCETON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania will look to spoil Princeton's dreams of a perfect season on Saturday when the two rivals battle in Central Jersey to wrap up the 2018 campaign. The Quakers are 6-3 (3-3 Ivy League) after a 29-7 loss to Harvard this past weekend at...
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University of Pennsylvania sophomore quarterback Ryan Glover.
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Matt Leon
November 08, 2018 - 12:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The University of Pennsylvania football team will play its final home game of the season on Saturday, hosting Ivy League rival Harvard University at Franklin Field. Penn improved to 6-2 on the season (3-2 Ivy) this past Friday with a 20-7 road win up in Ithaca over...
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