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May 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. ​​​​ By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A good deal of work is being done in Germany focusing on the relationship between sleep deprivation, work-related stress and the development of...
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Lenfest North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative 2019
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May 16, 2019 - 4:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A huge job fair at Temple University drew hundreds of businesses and people looking for work. "This is Philadelphia's largest job fair event," said Michael Robinson who helped organize the 13th annual Lenfest North Philadelphia Workforce Initiative (LNPWI). Robinson...
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Young businessman in office working on computer
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April 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Twitch is a videogame streaming network owned by Amazon that lets people watch other people playing video games. Which makes no sense to non-gamers -- other than your little brother begging for his turn to play, who would...
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Dreamstime
March 01, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A major non-medical study is having an impact in the medical world. The study came from a survey of more than 1,300 people that showed more than three out...
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Errol Ray outside spraying paint in Center City on a frigid Monday afternoon.
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January 21, 2019 - 7:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Monday was the perfect day to stay indoors if you had that option. But some workers in Philadelphia didn't have that choice as their jobs require them to be outside. "Well, I got to find these underground utility lines because there's going to be construction on this...
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A woman is recording her commuter train delays by knitting them on a scarf
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January 07, 2019 - 1:07 pm
By Gianluca Mezzofiore, CNN (CNN) -- If you commute to work and your train is often delayed, you might feel a sense of amusement looking at this "rail delay scarf." Knitted by a German woman after an often-delayed 40-minute commute to work in Munich, the scarf features a color for various lengths...
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n this Wednesday, June 20, 2018, file photo, Jason Joshua waits on customers at Zak the Baker in Miami.
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September 07, 2018 - 8:15 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring in the United States picked up in August as employers added a strong 201,000 jobs, a sign of confidence that consumers and businesses will keep spending despite the Trump administration's ongoing conflicts with its trading partners. The unemployment rate remained at 3.9...
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Working from Home
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May 30, 2018 - 3:02 pm
By Jeanne Sahadi (CNN Money) -- Working from home can be a dream for many. But for some, it can also mean a bigger tax bill. If you live in one state but work remotely for an employer based in another, you risk paying more tax than you would if you lived and worked in the same state. In a few cases...
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