Virginia

In this Aug. 23, 2017, file photo, city workers prepare to drape a tarp over the statue of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson in Justice park in Charlottesville, Va.
AP Photo/Steve Helber, File
August 11, 2018 - 12:28 pm
By Russ Bynum, Associated Press Pressure to take down America's monuments honoring slain Confederate soldiers and the generals who led them didn't start with Charlottesville. But the deadly violence that rocked the Virginia college town a year ago gave the issue an explosive momentum. Confederate...
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Vianelba Tavera
Fairfax County Police Department
Kim Glovas
August 07, 2018 - 1:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have positively identified the body found Sunday in the Feltonville section of the city. Police say the victim is 50-year-old Vianelba Tavera of the Bronx. She left her home on Saturday, July 28, around 4 a.m., and was not heard from again. Her...
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Former President Bill Clinton praised White House press secretary Sarah Sanders for her "dignified" response after she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant due to her role in the Trump administration.
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June 27, 2018 - 11:32 am
By Donald Judd, CNN (CNN) -- Former President Bill Clinton praised White House press secretary Sarah Sanders for her "dignified" response after she was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant due to her role in the Trump administration. "She didn't chew them out. She didn't pitch a fit. She didn't...
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks during the daily press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on May 3, 2018 in Washington, DC.
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Shara Dae Howard
June 23, 2018 - 9:20 pm
SWEDESBORO, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Mistaken identity has left the owners of a New Jersey restaurant rattled after being on the receiving end of threats following an alleged incident with the White House Press Secretary. “We came into work this morning and just got bombarded with hate speech and...
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Thomas Garrett
AP Photo/Steve Helber, File
May 29, 2018 - 8:30 am
Alan Suderman, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Republican Congressman Thomas Garrett of Virginia announced Monday that he will no longer seek re-election, saying he needs to work on recovering from alcoholism and renewing his commitment to his family. Garrett made the announcement in a video...
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West Chester University softball
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 23, 2018 - 12:55 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University softball team is down in Salem, Virginia, getting ready to open play in the Division II NCAA Softball Championship Finals. The Golden Rams (45-13) are one of eight teams still standing. They punched their ticket to Salem by winning the...
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Photo provided by: Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy, Philadelphia
Mark Abrams
April 18, 2018 - 3:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The metropolitan archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, based in Philadelphia, has resigned his post. Stefan Soroka has served for 17 years as the archbishop of the Ukrainian Archeparchy that encompasses eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland,...
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