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Weekly unemployment claims drop below 1 million for first time since March

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00:55 sec | 1 hr ago

Weekly unemployment claims drop below 1 million for first time since March

"A small glimmer of hope in today's weekly job numbers. The latest look at the jobless picture indicates 963,000 people filed for unemployment benefits last week. Bankrate dot com. Economist Mark Hamrick says it's the first time that number has been below a 1,000,000 since March. The total number of people on unemployment assistance is now down to about 28 million. Overall. We also saw continuing claims dropping on the weak and many of the reason Covad 19 hot spot states saw declines in their new clams short of a congressional deal. President Trump Promises continued Federal boosts to jobless benefits of about $300 a week. Economist Joel Narrow from anyone Unemployment. Theoden anal $600 per week has been the key to their ability to keep spending and paying rent, and that is no longer being paid. Indeed, the biggest threat to the recovery appears to be the political gridlock in Washington. Until that has broken the economy will be under growing stress.

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Potatoes, citrus fruit recalled over listeria concerns

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00:36 sec | 2 hrs ago

Potatoes, citrus fruit recalled over listeria concerns

"A new recall involving fruits and vegetables. The potential for listeria contamination has led to the voluntary recall of some fresh House two products, The FDA says. This recall involves lemons, limes, oranges and red potatoes. In a statement on the FDA is website, it said the recall was issued after fresh house found listeria on a piece of equipment at one of its packing facilities. Affected products include fresh as limes, Nature's promise organic limes, fresh from the start red potatoes and lemons, as well as Wegmans Lemons and California Valencia oranges. I'm Barbara Kozak.

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New Jersey's Nearly 600 School Districts Given Option to Open Remotely in the New School Year

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01:06 min | 5 hrs ago

New Jersey's Nearly 600 School Districts Given Option to Open Remotely in the New School Year

"Are are getting getting ready ready for for the the school school year year in in New New Jersey, Jersey, Governor Governor Murphy Murphy announced announced a a reversal reversal and and district's district's would would be be allowed allowed to to have have all all remote remote learning. learning. W's W's Tim Tim Jimenez Jimenez has has more from Cherry Hill. Earlier in the summer, the governor was calling for districts to have at least some in person learning. But during his latest news conference, he said all remote is an option if districts meet certain criteria, and they have a plan in place for one day, getting kids back in the classroom, he added, There's no one size fits all approach to reopening. Think there's a very good decision because there is actually a lot of parents that where You were feeling very uncomfortable. That's one parent speaking to NBC 10. As for the districts. One example is Cherry Hill Superintendent, Dr Joe Melosh says they're going forward and allowing families to choose either a hybrid schedule or an all remote one. But he's warning parents. It's all fluid. We will continue to work with. Our return to school committees are building based bandana response teams, the Board of Education. If any changes need to be made other examples Camden and Willingboro. The public schools there are going full remote to start the year in Cherry Hill. Tim Human is carrot W NEWS radio for the second time

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New Jersey's nearly 600 school districts given option to open remotely in the new school year

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01:02 min | 5 hrs ago

New Jersey's nearly 600 school districts given option to open remotely in the new school year

"Are are getting getting ready ready for for the the school school year year in in New New Jersey, Jersey, Governor Governor Murphy Murphy announced announced a a reversal reversal and and district's district's would would be be allowed allowed to to have have all all remote remote learning. learning. W's W's Tim Tim Jimenez Jimenez has has more from Cherry Hill. Earlier in the summer, the governor was calling for districts to have at least some in person learning. But during his latest news conference, he said all remote is an option if districts meet certain criteria, and they have a plan in place for one day, getting kids back in the classroom, he added, There's no one size fits all approach to reopening. Think there's a very good decision because there is actually a lot of parents that where You were feeling very uncomfortable. That's one parent speaking to NBC 10. As for the districts. One example is Cherry Hill Superintendent, Dr Joe Melosh says they're going forward and allowing families to choose either a hybrid schedule or an all remote one. But he's warning parents. It's all fluid. We will continue to work with. Our return to school committees are building based bandana response teams, the Board of Education. If any changes need to be made other examples Camden and Willingboro. The public schools there are going full remote to start the year in Cherry Hill.

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Day 2 of emergency hearings on Philadelphia gun violence prevention turn heated

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01:18 min | 11 hrs ago

Day 2 of emergency hearings on Philadelphia gun violence prevention turn heated

Flash flood warning for Philadelphia area

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00:33 sec | 1 d ago

Flash flood warning for Philadelphia area

"Alert Forecast. Flash Flood Warning for Chester, Delaware Montgomery in Philadelphia County. 6 45 on Wednesday. Flashflood warning as well for Burlington County, New Jersey into 5 15 and a flash flood watch for our whole area until 11 p.m. As we see the scattered showers and thunderstorms and many lightning strikes sweep through our area, these downpours can cause flash flooding. And we're certainly hearing that now on the roads, it will taper off this evening. We'll get down to 70 for tonight. And then cloudy, warm and humid tomorrow, with showers and thunderstorms likely in a high of 83 73. Winona 75

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Philadelphia to remove Christopher Columbus from Marconi Plaza, place in temporary storage

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01:13 min | 1 d ago

Philadelphia to remove Christopher Columbus from Marconi Plaza, place in temporary storage

"Been covered in plywood since June, when protesters and neighbors clashed over whether it should stay there. Well, today city got permission to remove it permanently. Hey, Y W. City Hall Bureau chief Pat Loeb has more. The Art Commission voted to let the city put the statue in storage temporarily and report back every six months on the process to find find it. it. A A new new home home chairman chairman Alan Alan Greenberg Greenberg says says Statue Statue deserves deserves display display but but not not on on public public land. land. It's It's not not to to suggest suggest that that one one side side is is right right or or wrong, wrong, but but it it is is to to suggest suggest that that there there is is a a bona bona fide fide dispute dispute that that is is leading leading to to Tension, Tension, potential potential violence, violence, and and that's that's not not what what the the function function of of public public art art oughta oughta be. be. The vote came after a public hearing in which 70 people testified both about the pain of seeing Columbus glorified. Given the modern understanding of his flaws and the pride. Italian Americans taken his achievements. The city's chief cultural officer, Kelly Lee, says the city asked to remove the statue because it had become a public safety issue but plans to replace it and it all depends on what the community wants. It could be a statue or it could be Other ways of celebrating Italian American culture. Lee says there's no timeline yet for removal or replacement. Pat Lobe K y. W NEWS RADIO A federal

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First dog to test positive for COVID-19 in North Carolina dies

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00:33 sec | 1 d ago

First dog to test positive for COVID-19 in North Carolina dies

"Has its first confirmed positive Corona virus case in a dog, a dog in North Carolina that tested positive for covert 19 has died. The animal was taken to the North Carolina State University Veterinary Hospital showing signs of respiratory distress. Dr Steve Barks is with the university's veterinary school. There's a very, very low risk of animals spreading this disease to people so we don't really want people to be in a panic. It's unclear if the dog died from covert, 19 and owner of the dog had been infected with Corona virus. Jim Krystle,

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Top-seeded Philadelphia Flyers confident as they open playoffs vs. surprising Canadiens

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00:59 min | 1 d ago

Top-seeded Philadelphia Flyers confident as they open playoffs vs. surprising Canadiens

"Fires first round playoff series against the Montreal Canadiens starts tonight at eight K wide open use Dave you Ram tells us the Flyers enter this matchup arguably the hottest team in hockey thing. This is the best team since I can fill in 2011. Jake for checking the fliers haven't won a playoff serious since 2012 as he alluded to many believe this season is their best chance in awhile to go on a run. Let's be honest. I think we go into the houses as one of her favorites, so that's a good feeling, and I hopefully hopefully we're going to find a way to go. All the way. They've won 12 out of 13 since before the season paused and were very impressive in the round robin to jump to the number one seed in the East caught her heart's first playoff matchup is going to come against his childhood hero. Canadians goalie Cary Price Only really cool mean my favorite golden growing up, but the end of the day. Still, we're playing them on Shaw Canes around just playing one player and Montreal is coming off on upset of Pittsburgh in the qualifiers. Price had a lot to do with that. The Flyers went to and one against the Canadians in the regular season

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Philadelphia - Lehigh Valley medical device company working on at-home COVID-19 test

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01:00 min | 1 d ago

Philadelphia - Lehigh Valley medical device company working on at-home COVID-19 test

Bill Cosby's lawyers file appeal, ask for new sexual assault trial

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00:56 sec | 2 d ago

Bill Cosby's lawyers file appeal, ask for new sexual assault trial

"Cosby is arguing his 2018 sexual assault conviction. Should be thrown out, or he should at least be given a new trial as he's filed an appeal with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court are suburban Bureau chief unable to use Jim Millward as the story No. Cosby's lawyers say the criminal justice system is supposed to convict defendants for their conduct not for their general character. But they say that idea was tossed and made what they describe as the fervor of the me to movement among the issues challenged in the appeal. Five other accusers who were allowed to testify. Cosby's lawyers argue Theeighty three year old was stripped of the presumption of innocence as in their words, he was forced to defend 1/2 dozen many trials involving antiquated claims of sexual misconduct. Along with the general narrative. He took advantage of countless young women in the 19 seventies. Prosecutors have 30 days to file a response. Cosby has been in Phoenix in Montgomery County since September 2018 on a 3 to 10 year sentence at the

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As gun violence rages in Philadelphia, special council hearing reveals no quick solutions

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01:27 min | 2 d ago

As gun violence rages in Philadelphia, special council hearing reveals no quick solutions

"City City Council Council Special Special Committee Committee on on Gun Gun Violence Violence hosted hosted its its first first day day of of virtual virtual hearings hearings calling calling for for solutions solutions amid amid the the sharp sharp uptick uptick in in the the number number of of shootings shootings in in this this city this year, our community affairs reporter Cherry, Greg explained, city officials laid out a number of obstacles to curbing the killing, hire killers, gang and street beef, social media, low clearance rate and diminished resource is were all listed His reasons why the Philadelphia district attorney and police have been unable to get a handle on The city's gun violence problem like it or not, we're always this dance because the courts have been closed. District Attorney Larry Krasner was the first to give testimony to City Council. He attributed the 30 plus percent uptick in shootings and homicides to long term problems like poverty, but also to short term issues like agency closures. Dudakovic 19 when the traditional tools in the toolbox or not avail, or at least some of them are not available, please And to the prosecution. Oh, bail on gun crimes, he says, has created of revolving door police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw and her team side. A reallocation of resource is as well as $33 million budget cuts as a problem, she says. The good news is the department rolled out group violence intervention strategies last month, and it's getting results very small percentage of individuals and groups responsible for the largest portion of the vial. That was higher bills for violent crime, Better crime solving and more access to city agencies were list. Sit as possible solutions. Virtual testimony will continue on Wednesday. Cherry,

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Bill Cosby's lawyers appeal for a new trial

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00:54 sec | 2 d ago

Bill Cosby's lawyers appeal for a new trial

"Or he should at least Given a new trial is he's filed his appeal with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. The update now from cable abuse suburban bureau chief Jim Nowhere. Bill Cosby's lawyers say the criminal justice system is supposed to convict defendants for their conduct not for their general character. But they say that idea was tossed and made what they describe as the fervor of the me to movement. Among the issues challenged in the appeal. Five other accusers who were allowed to testify Cosby's lawyers argue Theeighty three year old was stripped of the presumption of innocence as in their words. He was forced to defend 1/2 dozen many trials involving antiquated claims of sexual misconduct. Along with the general narrative. He took advantage of countless young women in the 19 seventies. Prosecutors have 30 days to file a response. Cosby has been in Phoenix in Montgomery County since September 2018 on a 3 to 10 year sentence at the suburban bureau Jim Mel work K Y W NewsRadio. There's a meteor shower

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Perseids, the best meteor shower of the year, peaks tonight

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01:00 min | 2 d ago

Perseids, the best meteor shower of the year, peaks tonight

"Well, a veteran Philadelphia astronomer is leading a Facebook live event tonight, focusing on a big happening that will light up the sky all the details from K Y W's Marc Abrahams. Derrick Pitts, who was the chief astronomer at the Franklin Institute, will be the host and guide for the Perseus meteor shower event offered through a Pennsylvania tourism's Facebook page. The person is one of the strongest meteor showers of the year and because it comes in August, it's a perfect time for people to be out underneath the My guy, The one Our program starts at nine PM, Pitt says. That should be the perfect time to grab your phone or tablet and step outside and look up as he offers some play by play about what's out there. Pit says he'll also zoom in guests from across the state providing information about what a good thing to see in their region of tape. It's concedes light pollution in center city might make it tough for some to see the meteor shower. But no worries, he says. You can look into the southeastern portion of the sky tonight. And you'll spot to very bright objects. The planets Jupiter and

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Man punches Sesame Place worker who asked him to wear a mask

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00:32 sec | 2 d ago

Man punches Sesame Place worker who asked him to wear a mask

"Talk about a really Oscar the Grouch. Middletown Township Police say a man visiting sesame Place Punched a 17 year old worker who asked him to wear a mask. The team reminded a man and woman to wear masks while attending the park during the pandemic. Later in the day, the man confronted the worker at the captain cookies, High Seas adventure ride and punched him, injuring his jaw, damaging one of his teeth. A man and woman ran away a security chased after them. Investigators say they were last seen driving away in a vehicle registered in New York.

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UK lawmaker asks for virtual trial in diplomat's wife crash

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00:33 sec | 2 d ago

UK lawmaker asks for virtual trial in diplomat's wife crash

"It's been a year since the wife of an American diplomat was involved in a fatal collision on an English country road. But the victim's parents have not given up their quest for justice and see coolest left the UK claiming diplomatic immunity within days of her collision with 19 year old motorcyclist Harry Dunn. The State Department's refused To extradite her now. British lawmaker Andrea Leadsom has suggested a remote trialled force a cooler if convicted, Any sentence could be served in the U. S. No response yet from the State Department or the British government. Vicki Barker, CBS News

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Trump Ushered From Briefing After Reports of Secret Service Shooting Near White House

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00:40 sec | 2 d ago

Trump Ushered From Briefing After Reports of Secret Service Shooting Near White House

"Service says it was involved in a shooting outside the White House complex, prompting a lock down inside President Trump was whisked away from the briefing room. Shooting Shooting outside outside the the gates gates led led to to a a locked locked down down and and the the president president being being taken taken away away from from the the briefing briefing room. room. He He returned returned nine nine minutes minutes later. later. It It seems seems that that the the person person was was Was Was shot. shot. By By Secret Secret Service. Service. Mr Mr Trump Trump was was asked asked if if the the person person was was targeting targeting him. him. He He said said he he didn't didn't know know he he was was also also asked asked if if the the incident incident rattled rattled him. him. Do I seem rattled? It's unfortunate that this is A world but the world's always been a dangerous place. Stephen Portnoy CBS News about

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No Fall Sports For Philadelphia High Schools

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01:04 min | 2 d ago

No Fall Sports For Philadelphia High Schools

"For thousands of high school athletes here in the city of Philadelphia as K What Abuse Justin Odo tells us. This comes after a recommendation from Governor Tom Wolfe. There will be no football field hockey, soccer girls Tennis Cross country or Gulf this fall for Philly schools governed under the Philadelphia Public League the hard decision it's not a decision anyone wants to make. You know it's a decision that we had to make, and we feel the right decision. PHILADELPHIA Public League President Jimmy Lynch says they're following Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolfe's recommendation that fall sports in high schools across the state be postponed. But Lynch says they're not totally giving up on these sports. If we're permitted to do so move our citizens to the spring. Like a lot of other debate associations have done, Lynch says. Just because there are no games. That does not mean they're disconnecting from student athletes and will begin working on a Virtual program to continue engaging our kids in a meaningful way to keep them engaged and focused on when it is safe to return, Lynch says. The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association, the governing body for the state's high school sports, is currently giving districts the power to decide if they will or will not have fall. Sports Governor Wolf once play suspended until January. Justin dude,

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"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

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01:53 min | 2 months ago

"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

"KYW newsradio we have heard from our head office because knits and Andrew Cramer this evening about how protests have moved up Broad Street around city hall over the old city causing the closure of the Ben Franklin bridge and now these protesters have moved into university city released some of them have let's say check in now with K. W. set us because NHTSA with the protest group in university city with a slight us and we are marching past the world cafe live right now fairly peaceful protest thousands of people that went all around the city a diverse crowd of young people who say they just wanted to March in peace they don't want any looting today they don't want to have any problems with police today they just want to get their message across lots of people here among the crowd we did spot councilperson Helen Kim who yesterday tweeted that she condemned the attack on protesters under the bridge she said that she remembered when she was a protest thing at that same spot in two thousand and I asked her if this brings her back to her early days of protesting and she says this is what physics is all about it's about bringing the voice of the people to government and getting the message across you I asked her what she wanted to say to Philadelphia Philadelphia police she said don't be afraid of change but lots of people holding all kinds of signs and my essential black lives matter again a peaceful protest and thousands of people they just want to get their message across and as the residency them they're coming out and they're waving and so that that's kind of making for a nice kind of interaction here as well and had us because it's with us live in that protest group in university city and we do have a smaller group that.

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"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

KYW Newsradio 1060

02:43 min | 3 months ago

"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

"What you need to know from KYW newsradio though in their daily briefing Philadelphia officials reported a lot of good news against the fight against covert nineteen but bad news about the city's budget here's gonna be city hall bureau chief Pablo the earliest indication of the viruses impact on the city budget is in April tax collections and mayor Jim Kenney says they are down by almost half from a year ago this April decline certainly reflects the tremendous drop in economic activity throughout the city as a result of the shut down our anticipation of this sort of drop is what led art ministration last week to propose the belt tightening budget for the coming fiscal year the mayor expects an even steeper drop in may receipts managing director Brian Abernathy says verbal layoff notices have begun but he didn't have a final figure on how many employees will be cut in this round the bad economic news comes as the health outlook is improving not only does the number of new covert nineteen cases continue to decline health commissioner Tom Farley says it's declining faster all the data says that in general we're moving in the right direction their actions were doing right now our absolute slowing the spread of the virus that's a very good thing still there were three hundred fifty new cases confirmed the city still has no plans for lifting the stay at home order Pat Loeb KYW newsradio two thirty two the moratorium on foreclosures and evictions and Pennsylvania will continue we'll take a look at traffic and weather on the Jews brought to my window nation buy two get two free sale window nation dot com a good afternoon Michelle start off on four twenty two still blocked in both directions between college bill and rollers for due to that crash involving an overturned truck boy nice day weather wise not so nice out on the roads we have slow traffic on seventy six Google expressway westbound due to volume between their Avenue to the approach of the vine vine westbound slows with volume delays in the parkway to seventy six and ninety five on the northbound side approaching Allegheny Avenue the wrapping up some road work blocking the two left lanes no issues on the Pennsylvania Turnpike or four seventy six the blue route Delaware River bridges quiet in New Jersey we have a closure on six seventy six north bound at exit for for Atlantic Avenue all lanes blocked this is due to an accident no Gabriel in the southbound side forty two freeway in good shape same with two ninety five and route fifty five in down a wall which township three twenty two once again closed in both directions between kings highway at two ninety five they'll wrap about five thirty this afternoon mass transit reporting any major delays I'm just a job like any cable W. twenty four hour traffic center thanks so much let's get the forecast NBC ten first alert meteorologist Steve sometime this afternoon expect plenty of sunshine it's nice and mild weather once again and a lovely high temperature of.

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"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

KYW Newsradio 1060

02:55 min | 3 months ago

"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

"KYW newsradio if your people are driving these days that's forcing the operators of a pair of toll bridges across the Delaware River to cut staff the story K. Y. W. South Jersey bureau chief David Madden the Burlington county bruh it's commission runs the two coming from Iran Burlington Bristol spans and executive director Joe Windle says they've taken a major hit revenues are down around fifty percent so for the month of April we're looking at that monthly year over year compared to twenty nineteen we'll have a shortfall about one point seven million number is likely to grow to over eight million dollars even if things open up because he projects a twenty percent drop in revenue through the summer twenty of the commission's one hundred fifty member work force has been laid off and handle isn't sure if they'll be coming back discretionary spending has been frozen and non critical road work has been put on hold in South Jersey David Madden KYW newsradio Philadelphia teachers will be giving grades for online assignments starting today K. Y. W.'s Mikey Nardo has that story the district has distributed more than eighty one thousand Chromebooks for students to learn from home during the corona virus shut down superintendent William Hite says for students who do not have home internet access or who haven't been able to get free or reduced rate connections the district is beginning to give out some hot spots we are beginning a phase of distributing a mobile hot spots and those mobile hot spots cost as much as the machines do and so we don't have the ability to purchase those for every child for the last two weeks teachers have been posting review assignments in their Google classrooms now the assignments count kind of height has said grades in the final marking period can only help and not hurt a student's final average we don't want to be punitive we actually wanted it as best we can it to help young people hi says he doesn't want to punish students for circumstances out of their control Mike denardo KYW newsradio the weather's got nice outside but K. Y. W. legal correspondent Amy Feldman says that does not mean it's time to start having those yard sales just yet most people have that all the time in the world to do some spring cleaning what remains is what to do with all the stuff they know them everywhere or use again many areas have neighborhood wide yard sales this time of year so with the onset of lovely whether people want to know if they can hold garage sales so long as they're outside in this area the answer is not yet in New Jersey gatherings are prohibited in law enforcement one force the governor's orders Pennsylvania residents are allowed to leave their homes for tasks essential to maintain health and safety and getting necessary services or supplies but finding antique ashtrays use plastic toys and other items normally found in Russia probably doesn't qualify Delaware's governor Carney has ordered people to stay home if possible given the most townships require permits for garage sales it's possible to violate both the stay home order and also the township's permitting requirements with one garage sale.

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"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

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02:54 min | 3 months ago

"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

"To know from KYW newsradio president trump hosted a meeting at the White House with New Jersey governor Phil Murphy his third sit down this week with the governor K. Y. W. South Jersey bureau chief David Madden reports go to Murphy thought it was productive Murphy says he asked up front for twenty to thirty billion dollars in unrestricted federal funding for New Jersey alone this money is not a bailout it is about funding our response and keeping our police firefighters EMTs educators and other frontline workers on the job we need the federal government as a partner in our restart in recovery just as they have been in our mitigation governor got no promises on that front but he did come away with a pledge for more test kits swabs another P. P. ET enough to double the state's testing right within a month at the same time health officials say New Jersey reached its viral peak in mid April and hospitalizations are slowly going downstate why not here though still the governor's warning people who ventured in newly opened parks and golf courses this weekend to obey the social distancing roles but they can be shut down again in South Jersey David Madden KYW newsradio they taught New Jersey's total coronavirus cases topped one hundred eighteen thousand including over seventy two hundred deaths South Jersey has had nearly four hundred fatalities with over ninety seven hundred positive test results well the coronavirus trashes the economy president trump calls for a return to the way it was traffic and weather on the two sponsored by window nation buy two get two free sale window nation dot com take a look at the wet roads for us just to drop it thanks a lot Steve yes knows what roads are causing some issues in the window with along with the saturated ground taking down some trees knocked down some wires above road closures in place throughout the Delaware Valley because of that and that's gonna be an issue through the overnight hours not like crash on ninety five south has been cleared at least off to the side before Cottman Avenue just a minor delay still out there the rest of ninety five trouble free seventy six Google express way overall pretty good shape between two oh two and University Avenue no road work obviously because of the weather four seventy six the bluebird in fine shape now both north and south bound that crashes gone north bound north of the Schuylkill expressway and then we have the big closure due to downed wires out in valley township it's business thirty Lincoln highway in both directions at airport road has been shut down for a while and various other closures across Chester County as well because of downed trees and wires route thirty bypass in good shape crash westbound past business thirty has been cleared laser gone Delaware River bridges quiet in New Jersey moving at highway speed on forty two to ninety five the turnpike and route fifty five and heads up Brooklyn circle everything's blocked now both directions.

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"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

KYW Newsradio 1060

03:28 min | 3 months ago

"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

"To know from KYW newsradio house of representatives approved a four hundred eighty four billion dollar aid package yesterday the measure now goes to president trump and K. Y. W. Sten Jimenez Johns is live with more on the package them good morning Brandon yes the house voted it was nearly unanimous three eighty eight to five to approve this sort of relief package as a sign of the times last night in the house many of the members were there with masks on as sitting far apart from each other a big part of the money here three hundred ten billion dollars is set to go to the paycheck protection program that's the program where the government the government gives money to banks to loan out to small businesses so they can pay their workers the program ran out of cash quickly last week and there was criticism that places like big chain restaurants for example hotels got money while small businesses got nothing Republican congressman Brian Fitzpatrick of Bucks county who also represents a little bit of Montgomery County says that really needs that to change right now at the treasury department does not establish guardrails to differentiate between well capitalized brokerage firms and under capitalized mom and pop shops we will not be helping the people that need us the most right now also part of this bill seventy five billion dollars for hospitals that includes money for personal protective equipment says congresswoman Madeleine dean the Democrat for Montgomery County for health care workers saving lives we have the responsibility to do all we can to help protect those who are saving our families lives also twenty five billion dollars for expanded coronavirus testing which he says is critical to reopen the economy members of Congress have also talked about another relief package down the road and we'll see if that happens SO four trillions of dollars have been spent already Brandon but that next package if it does come could focus on state and local governments are in effect him a local group meanwhile gearing up to feed essential workers stories coming up after traffic and weather on the Tuesday sponsored by winter nation buy two get two free sale window nation dot com Hey Sam Hey Brandon again with less traffic with people are going much too fast and again with the wet road conditions is really causing problems now we have a very serious accident in New Jersey closing south to ninety five it's between route thirty eight and route seventy three that south bound blocks serious accident just got the word any in for more information we get we'll pass it along also we had just go over to the P. A. side an overturned vehicle accident this is on the P. A. turnpike eastbound approaching Malvern that there that make that westbound sorry westbound approaching Melbourne that's still blocking the right lane card it's roof eastbound Rexha downing town there's a spin on accident in the left lane please slow it down traveling south on city Avenue some better news here we have that problem with a multi vehicle accident blocking the city Avenue bridge coming out of manioc Roxborough they re open it everything is open there Schiphol expressway for the most part is in fairly good shape in the eastbound direction west bell all right ninety five south center city exit ramp that earlier but action with the spin out now out of the way a command a Delaware is still a problem north on four ninety five this coming out to claim my merging with north ninety five that's another spin out accident blocking the right lane north of that things are in fairly good shape so again we urge everybody slow down this morning it with the the speeds and visibility down mass transit all scale back with essential travel only the cable W. news radio in the eighteen T. phone for salute all members of the front on the front lines during this emergency the cable to be twenty four hour traffic center I'm Sam.

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"kyw" Discussed on KYW Newsradio 1060

KYW Newsradio 1060

04:50 min | 4 months ago

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"To know from KYW newsradio study from the national institutes of health of finds a drug prescribed by some doctors and touted by president trump is a potential game changer probably doesn't help coronavirus patients CBS news White House correspondent Paula Reid in the drug combination of hydroxy Cllr Quinn and as it reminds it counted by the president as a possible breakthrough that happened it would be a game changer a panel of experts convened by the institute run by the president's top health advisor and that he felt she warned against using it because of potential toxicities now the judge also found a group of patients was given the drug on its own they were no less likely to need a ventilator and had higher death rates for the Philadelphia parking authority board got a partial accounting of what the coronavirus is costing it at its monthly meeting yesterday they want W. city hall bureau chief Pat Loeb reports on St revenue alone that was down six million Bucks the BPA agree to stop charging for airport parking on street parking and not to send violation notices for old tickets while the city is shut down for covert nineteen executive director Scott Petrie says he understood you could see that unemployment numbers were rising rapidly it's right seem a little mean spirited to send the notices I hate that your parking ticket but it's come at a price and that will ultimately impact the city and school district which share the revenue from those fees and fines it's totally unprecedented obviously it's awful for everybody entry expects some losses will be made up when the stay at home restrictions are lifted and he says some expenses will be deferred to soften the blow he says the PPA has put off finalizing its budget until it has a better sense of the final cost Pat Loeb KYW newsradio but the distribution of free meals for Philadelphia school children's being reduced to just one day a week but officials stress the same amount of food will be given out managing director Brian Abernathy says the new schedule of Thursday only meal pickup is more efficient in two ways evil Ted to pack up one box rather than to and also allow people to come out of their homes to pick up those boxes once during the week rather than twice and the boxes will contain ten meals for the week will be available at forty nine sites from nine in the morning until noon on Thursday well as states scramble for ways to make ends meet in the middle of a pandemic a South Jersey politician is suggesting a way to make do in the short term using federal money to place up to a hundred thousand state government workers on three month furlough K. Y. W. South Jersey bureau chief David Madden reports state Senate president Steve Sweeney looks of the recently passed care sector believes New Jersey could tap into it up to seven hundred fifty million dollars how does it work we've probably twenty five percent of our workers the workers you wouldn't lose a penny in fact some would make more if they keep their health insurance they keep their pension payments going in and they work two days a week they wouldn't affect the filing for partial unemployment during the furlough period only a few states that if approved job sharing programs like the Jersey can pull this off Sweeney is run the idea past attorneys and labor leaders and is seeking support from governor Phil Murphy and assembly speaker Craig Coughlin he need them given the plan would require a bill passed by the legislature and signed by the governor Murphy's warned of drastic budget cuts in federal aid is not given directly to states in South Jersey David Madden KYW newsradio officials in South Jersey think the pick of coronavirus cases may be behind them in some places as long as they remain vigilant about social distancing K. Y. W.'s miked RT reports special beds and staff are ready should there be a surge in Camden County the demand for medical care at our hospitals has also come to a steady flow is not a tremendous spike capping is before they happen this week's free holder looking Pelley says it's been great to see how people have responded and stepped up during the pandemic they were cautiously optimistic bye you know we we have to remind of residence to keep at it he says they are constantly working to find P. P. E. just like the rest of the world taking a day out trying to navigate our way through the wild west to getting the support so far the county has received only a small fraction of the supplies that were ordered Mike Darby KYW newsradio and also from South Jersey construction crew setting up on the highways Sam will run them down next it's eight thirty nine K. Y. 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03:13 min | 5 months ago

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"KYW newsradio history things that no one eleven forty five our first thing Montgomery County a sixty eight positive coronavirus cases including thirteen more that were discovered on Friday our second thing the U. S. Senate is spending the day moving closer to passing the next coronavirus economic stimulus bill and a recap our top story all non life sustaining businesses in the Commonwealth were ordered closed on Thursday night with the enforcement set to begin today however due to the high volume of waiver request enforcement will not start until Monday morning at eight AM that's all ahead in the next fifteen minutes good Saturday morning I'm Jay Scott Smith and Connor Barker is the editor's desk and as mentioned Montgomery County does have sixty eight positive cases of the corona virus including a four year old girl from new Hanover township with the county's dropped with the tiny counties Dr protesting going on right now K. Y. W. suburban bureau chief Jim Miller reports the county officials are putting out a call for people to donate masks we are taking masks at any type recovery county commissioner balaka says they're asking any businesses especially ones that are shut down to donate any unused masks these masks will be used for first responders they will be donated to hospitals is needed we would be grateful for anyone who is willing to donate any unused supplies and masks that they can spare appointments can be made on Moscow PA dot org for the county's drive through testing site but only for certain health care workers are first responders or people with a fever higher than one hundred point four or ninety nine point six of over sixty five years old and with the call for shortness of breath Argus as expected turnaround on those test results could be as long as six days she's asking otherwise healthy people who have symptoms to assume they have coronavirus and self isolate and to save the tests for people who need them in Eagleville Jamelle work K. Y. W. news radio meanwhile the coronavirus restrictions did not stop the U. S. census of attention from going out but that could have an impact on when the census workers go door to door K. what abuse community affairs border Terry Gregg spoke with the census bureau and has the source every mailbox in the country should have received an invitation to participate on Tino directs the single operations he says since his efforts kicked off a week ago and so far nearly twenty million people have already responded online via phone or by mail more covert nineteen restrictions will not impact those self responses it will impact held operations to help and safety of our staff and the public remains of the utmost importance to Molson is associate director of census field operations it says peeled out reach has been suspended for two weeks until at least April first it mostly impact mobile questionnaire assistance programs and paper processing centers the hiring of census workers will continue our recruiting website will remain open for the foreseeable future Olson says the outreach to count those imprisoned senior centers and more could be delayed to mid April I'll reach for those who fail to respond is pushed back to mid may final deadline for completion of the census is extended to August fourteenth Greg keep with news radio and the Senate is spending the day moving closer toward passing the next coronavirus economic stimulus bill it will take a while for legal counsel to draft the final language of the bill even as senators work together to find you in the main tenants of the legislation includes cash payments to taxpayers loans to small businesses.

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03:28 min | 5 months ago

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"News on KYW newsradio lays on the corona virus at eleven fifteen sponsored by Oliver heating and cooling Pennsylvania now delayed enforcement of the order that all non life sustaining businesses must close their locations in the Commonwealth due to the high volume of waiver request governor Wilson ministration says it is holding off enforcement until Monday rather than Saturday yesterday the governor said businesses that were not life sustaining how to close and enforcement including citations and fines would take hold first thing Saturday well the order still stands and will now be in for starting Monday morning at eight o'clock while there may be questions about whether US census workers should be knocking on your door it won't happen at all if you fill out your census forms now after rubbing elbows with another congressman who tested positive South Jersey congressman Andy Kim is in self quarantine for two weeks good evening I'm Steve tabla put in Clyde at the others that's brought virus restrictions did not stop U. S. census invitations from going out but they could have an impact on when the census workers go door to door is K. Y. W. community affairs reporter Terry Greg every mailbox in the country should have received an invitation to participate L. seventeen L. directs the single operations he says since his efforts kicked off a week ago and so far nearly twenty million people have already responded online via phone or by mail more covert nineteen restrictions will not impact those self responses it will impact filled operations help in safety of our staff and the public remains of the utmost importance to Molson is associate director of census field operations it says field outreach has been suspended for two weeks until at least April first a mostly impact mobile questionnaire assistance programs and paper processing centers the hiring of census workers will continue our recruiting website will remain open for the foreseeable future Olson says the outreach to count those imprisoned senior centers and more could be delayed to mid April I'll reach for those who fail to respond is pushed back to mid may final deadline for completion of the census is extended to August fourteenth chairman Greg cable news radio South Jersey congressman Andy Kim is in self quarantine after we had contact with the calling to which tested positive for the virus K. Y. W. South Jersey bill chief David Madden reports Kim spoke with us live today to discuss the situation Carol mackenzie's first question of course how you feeling he says he's got symptoms similar to a cold or the flu and is waiting results of a covert nineteen test he describes life in a self confined environment one tried to distance myself from my family as much as I can and just trying to continue to do the work that I'm supposed to be done as well the staff working remotely addressing constituent concerns like an email from a small businessman worried about how have continued to pay his workers if you can't get enough money together to pay his rent Kim is hopeful Congress will quickly find a way to get help to those most in need right now but concedes the country must prioritize make sure protections are in place for health care workers in South Jersey David Madden KYW newsradio the federal for Philadelphia police sergeant James o'connor has been postponed because of the coronavirus restrictions on large gatherings what is K. Y. W. as Mike denardo reports officers staged a real show of force on memorial ride as supporting o'connor's family four forty five straight minutes hundreds of police cars and motorcycles from throughout the region drove down.

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04:24 min | 5 months ago

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"Got you covered depend on KYW newsradio no it's twelve forty five projection show Joe Biden claiming primary wins in Michigan Missouri and Mississippi former vice president made a surprise stop at the national constitution center in Philadelphia to thank supporters and recapping our top story no St Patrick's day parade in Philadelphia on Sunday because of the corona virus that's all ahead in the next fifteen minutes good morning I'm Jeff ash putting clients at the editor's desk Pennsylvania is confirming more cases of the corona viruses more schools canceled classes travel or E. Vance the city of Philadelphia is discouraging gatherings of more than five thousand people including sporting events and courses we just mentioned the city's St Patrick's day parade has been canceled another test came back positive in Montgomery county Bucks county is now reporting its first two positive cases of the corona virus while people who tested positive live in eastern Pennsylvania seventeen people in Philadelphia are now being tested for the virus meantime the novel coronavirus is now claimed its first fatality in New Jersey amid continued signs that it's spreading across the state K. Y. W. South Jersey bureau chief David Madden reports among fifteen positive cases in New Jersey three in our area one in Camden County from last week and two new ones in Burlington county thirty one people were waiting to be tested by the state and now private labs are conducting tests part of governor Phil Murphy's disaster declaration a sixty nine year old man with heart and lung issues treated for five days passed away in a Hackensack hospital health commissioner Judith person Chile was asked about people attending large public events we're not in a position right now to recommend discontinuation of mass gatherings we just continue to put out the alert if you're elderly if you're frail if your you know compromised if you're vulnerable and anyway stay home Murphy's also approved covering copays for some two million people on state health plans needing virus testing is urging private health plans to do the same in South Jersey David left K. Y. W. news for New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the New York City suburb of new Rochelle that appeared to have the biggest cluster of U. S. coronavirus cases would have a contained in center warehouses of worships and large gathering places would be closed for two weeks National Guard troops will help clean services and deliver food in the area a one mile radius around a point near a synagogue new Rochelle mayor Noam Bramson says this is the best in the best interest of the residence within that zone essentially flooding the zone with the resources necessary to make sure that the people in our shelter their needs are met to the greatest degree possible this is in a lock down people who aren't personally on quarantine will be able to leave their homes and enter and leave the area still Cuomo called it a dramatic action two large boxes of documents and other material in the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault case were unsealed many of the documents consist of email centered around the time in twenty seventeen the public allegations against him began to cascade CBS's Kasandra goody a says this comes just before wind Steen is sentenced on Wednesday the wind Steen sentencing will begin Wednesday morning at nine thirty in lower Manhattan and we're told it could take in the neighborhood of two hours we're expected to hear from two of the women who were ultimately able to see convictions come down against Harvey Weinstein on their allegations were expected to hear from them as well as statements from the prosecution and the defense and then justice James Burke will render his decision Weinstein faces at a minimum five years and a maximum of twenty nine years at twelve forty K. Y. W. sports sponsored by septa up all night with twenty plus routes that run twenty four hours so is septa learn more at ICF.

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02:43 min | 7 months ago

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"Trial live coverage from KYW newsradio after months of hearings in public debate the Senate impeachment trial begins today but the way it will proceed has yet to be determined that a majority leader Mitch McConnell proposes rules that would fast track the process for president trump the B. S. news political consultant Leonard Stein horn says the rules would make it hard for some people to follow the trial like the Clinton trials they're giving each side twenty four hours to make their case but there's a difference under the Clinton rules that was spread out over four days six hours a day under the McConnell rules right now it's spread out over two days each twelve hours a day that means four days straight of twelve hours of presenting arguments and evidence I'm a con wants to send to vote on witnesses after opening arguments minority leader Chuck Schumer falls the plan a national disgrace president trump's legal team Mister new response to the articles of impeachment yesterday this is Ben Tracy reports they attacked them as Wednesday what is basically impeachable has to be a violation of existing law but when you read the constitution you listen to constitutional law expert they'll say you know it all goes back to this phrase high crimes and misdemeanors and what does that mean is not fully defined in the constitution so a lot of this is open to interpretation as his impeachment trial begins president trump will be in Switzerland for the World Economic for another legal block for the proposed supervised injection site that story's coming up in just a moment but at eight OO two it is time for traffic and weather on the two's good morning Sam when Carol beautiful cold morning the bright sun in your eyes Houston for twenty to jam Reuters forty trooper price another thirty bypass a slowing you down approaching three forty to pass through one thirteen over the PA turnpike westbound is just jam will grow to four Washington rush are well under way on the eastbound Schuylkill expressway that's backed up jam to get to to to on ramp please write down the pass Conshohocken get ready for bright sun here within the city limits backed up all of our down to Girard west around bounce Google passion to thirty street in the Boulevard at the Belmont Avenue south on ninety five cop and down to Girard north on ninety five rickrolling man's landing to approaching Girard Avenue north of center city that was an accident blocking the left lane they just cleared it out of the way Delaware County both ways ninety five approaching comet Barry backed up renew Jersey forty two freeway northbound slow from one sixty eight to ninety five fifty five is jammed full middle than Franklin bridge in the center city Philadelphia the Jersey transit river line still out of service water ran center to Pennsauken investigation into a struck pedestrian from earlier this morning everything else on a close to schedule the cable W. twenty four hour traffic center I'm.

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03:09 min | 8 months ago

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"Impeachment proceedings live coverage on KYW newsradio a house panel is expected to vote on the articles of impeachment against president trump later today B. S. news special report resolve that Donald J. trump president the United States is in peace for high crimes and misdemeanors and that the following articles of impeachment be exhibited the United States Senate that's the clerk of the Judiciary Committee reading the draft articles of impeachment against president trump as Democrats and Republicans clash in debate Texas Republican Louie Gohmert we're even hearing today like we just did oh yes there were crimes why why aren't they in this impeachment document because they don't exist at the core of the impeachment articles how president trump handle Ukraine California Democrat Eric Swalwell president trump demanded and socks the announcement and conduct a politically motivated investigations by presidents Lynskey a committee vote is expected later today on a finalized version if it passes the committee it'll head to the house floor for a vote is expected sometime next week CBS news special report I'm Steve Dorsey and you can hear every word of the ongoing hearings in the house Judiciary Committee on the radio dot com app or a K. one double the news radio dot com eleven thirty two of court says meet doesn't have to be meet coming up after we check traffic and weather sponsored by window nation for all your window needs and unbeatable offers visit window nation dot com here Stevie Reese things are backed up right now yet on ninety five north and southbound the southbound delay just south of the Walt Whitman bridge ads you just about the middle of the Girard point bridge they're working in the right lane next ninety five issue is northbound starts before academy there's a crew working right after academy in the right lane to and we don't have any other ninety five issues but the plat bridge this is gonna be eastbound if you're heading in it to south Philly we're hearing from eighteen anti phone forced hipster two one five seven twenty four ten sixty there's some sort of debris in the road about mid span eastbound plaque maybe bumper cover not exactly sure what it is but that just be careful and steer clear of that my entry expressway westbound little slow from the parkway to the Schuylkill expressway earlier accident completely gone westbound on this Google some slow traffic from university into South Street and then your heavy again as you approach the Boulevard out to Belmont eastbound that really bad at all anywhere on the Schuylkill expressway after getting off of this Google expressway going south on city Avenue or copy of the twin bridges to continue south be aware that that's where that water leak has been so things might be I senior presidential Lincoln drive in bad approaching with a heck and there's a crash in the right lane things are still pretty slow blue route for seventy six north really heavy from route one up to the upper Darby Broomall exit that's for Westchester pike rightly block with work going on four twenty two west right after trooper in Saint Gabe's curve you got one lane black there to stay to the right as you pass by our major New Jersey roads really not seeing any terrible problems just slow right now in fifty five north protein forty two in the Jersey Turnpike southbound after the black horse pike Delaware Memorial Bridge looks good and the Commodore Barry bridge the delay is now eastbound not terrible dealt with construction in the game I W. twenty four hour traffic center.

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01:39 min | 1 year ago

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"Lynn, Adkins, KYW NewsRadio. The cold weather can be hard on your car, especially if it's electric it may need to juice up. More often, here's KYW's roscoe's nets. Janet, Ted low with AAA mid Atlantic says in frigid temperatures electric cars can lose their battery power quickly. Aaa just doesn't want. These motorists to be caught off guard by an unexpected drop in driving range when we see the frigid cold temperatures of winter. This is drivers should plan to charge their cars double the amount. As usual when it's cold. The average driving range of the electric vehicle is then decreased by about forty one percent. And that means you're a range of driving will be cut by nearly half. And understand that that could be the best you're going to get on an extremely cold day and to plan accordingly. Adopts Kuznits KYW NewsRadio septa has unveiled a new tool to help it keep the Norristown high speed line running after a heavy snow KYW's. Mike DeNardo reports. It's been a problem on the Norristown high speed line snow deeper than eight inches would force septa to suspend service because the electrified third rail would be blocked by snowdrifts. Now septa is fighting back with a one and a half million dollar maintenance vehicle called the prime mover that has a plough on the front and air compressors that can blow snow away from switches and the third rail septa, a spokeswoman Carla show will Lee says this should reduce the occasions where snow shuts down the line for days at a time. I'm sure appreciate this type of that. We're now. Using because it's gonna keep them moving, and it's going to keep our lines open. When it's not snowing the prime mover can also be used to haul maintenance materials and tow other rail vehicles. Mike.

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01:46 min | 2 years ago

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"KYW news time. Ten thirty three. President Trump held a rare news conference late Wednesday afternoon covering a wide range of issues, including the unraveling of the confidence in his supreme court nominee Brett Kavanagh. There's a lot on the line tomorrow. Senate Judiciary committee hearing were Dr Christine Blasi Ford. We'll tell her story about alleged sexual misconduct by supreme court nominee Brett Cavanaugh when they were teenagers. President Trump said if he believes cavenaugh is guilty. He would consider withdrawing his nomination. I'm gonna see what happens tomorrow, I'm going to be watching believe it or not I'm going to see what's it? So it was possible that they will be convincing. I'm Bill Wray coffee in Washington, Christine, Blasi Ford says in her prepared testimony for the Senate Judiciary committee that she believes Brad Kavanagh tried to rape her in one thousand nine hundred eighty two at a party when they were teenagers or it says in her testimony that she was terrified to go public with her story. She says though, it's your civic duty to tell the senators what happened. She says the details have haunted her into adulthood. The committee is scheduled to vote on the nomination Friday morning. Pam Coulter, CBS news, Washington KYW. We'll have live coverage of Thursday. Senate Judiciary hearing starting at ten AM. KYW news time ten thirty four. Police are searching for a bucks county fugitive charged with child sex offenses, they say he stole a car and might be trying to leave the area and they're asking for the public's help in finding him KYW's. Marc Abrahams report silvery township police a forty seven year old David Hamilton junior took a twenty sixteen white Toyota Avalon with a PA tag PD three seven five nine P police chief Dominick Bellizzi says the thirties are concerned. Yeah. I'm sure he wants to get out of the area..

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02:14 min | 2 years ago

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"KYW news time nine thirty nine. Pennsylvania's Catholic bishops are pledging their support to a plan that could assist victims of abuse at the hands of priests KYW's. David Madden reports ever since the release of escaping grand jury reporting to alleged abuse by some three hundred priests statewide over several decades church officials have been vocal about their desire to help victims and need to that end. There is now a proposal to establish an independent fund to compensate those who have been abused right now. That's just an idea. But a statement from the bishops acknowledges efforts within the state legislature to address things going forward, and that they will support all reasonable and constitutional efforts focused on helping survivors and their families on a path toward healing archbishop. Charles shep. You is signed onto the statement, David Madden. KYW NewsRadio the US house votes this week on a Senate passed funding Bill. Could avert a government shutdown, but there's a wild card in the White House. Congress has just one more week to pass the sweeping eight hundred fifty billion dollars spending Bill to avert a government shutdown when the new fiscal year begins October first this Bill includes funding for the departments of defense, health and human services, labor and education funding for those government departments. Not yet addressed have been wrapped into a short-term spending measure that runs through December seventh the short-term measure includes funding for President Trump signature border wall. The president is unhappy that his border while funding has been delayed. So he still could decide not to sign the funding Bill, which would trigger a government shutdown. Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill. The amazing shrinking airliner seat is up for debate in the US house, the legislation could possibly give passengers relief from ever-shrinking legroom. In those cramped seats. On airlines the regulation of seat width and legroom is part of a five year extension of Federal Aviation programs announce early Saturday by Republican and democratic leaders of the. The house and Senate committees that oversee the nation's air travel. Congress faces a September thirtieth deadline to keep FAA programs running the Senate will also need to take up the Bill this week or both chambers will need to pass a short term extension. Bill Michaels,.

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03:03 min | 2 years ago

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"KYW news time five zero three. The manhunt continues this morning for a man who allegedly sexually assaulted two minors in lower Southampton. Bucks county last week and residents in an area where he was seen and even gotten a scuffle with police are on high alert more from KYWZ. Andrew Kramer, forty seven year old David Allen Hamilton junior was last spotted Friday in the area of Sugano Stony Brook roads in new hope right around where Jason Schmitt lives. Helicopters circling the area they had spotlights on the wooded area behind our unit. So for Hamilton was seeing their so police say he resisted arrest by trying to grab an officer's gone Schmid tells CBS three this whole situation is scary. Frightening knowing that this is happening in your own backyard. Neighbor, Gary Aaronson just wants this to end. Hope he gets caught. Yes. This is a bad behavior. And we can't tolerate it in our society. Authorities ask anyone who thinks they know where Hamilton is the lead police know immediately. Andrew, Kramer, KYW NewsRadio. Jio KYW's time five oh four with the Senate testimony of supreme court nominee Brett Kavanagh's accuser. Set for Thursday. It's hard to miss the parallels between this confirmation process and the hearings twenty-seven years ago for nominee Clarence Thomas KYW city hall bureau chief Pat Loeb, spoke with some of the people who watch the Thomas hearings closely. She reports what strikes them most is. How little has changed since nineteen Ninety-one even after a year of metoo stories raised awareness about sexual abuse. Susan LA montains disheartened to see the treatment of nominee break Kavanagh's accuser. Christine blazey Ford is no more enlightened than that of Clarence Thomas is accuser, Anita hill pond. You just be destroyed. So that they can get their king, crowns, clementine had a behind the scenes view of Hill's testimony working for Senator Arlen Specter. The ranking Republican on the judiciary committee linear was watching from far, but her anger at spector for his treatment of health prompted her to run against him and inspired her work to get more women elected. That's been successful. Even for. Run against specter wasn't. But she says the women have been sidelined by Republican dominance in congress. Many of the women, including the women on the judiciary committee are Democrats. Pat Loeb, KYW NewsRadio KYW news time five oh five. The Federal Trade Commission is warning about a new twist on an old phone scam. Caller, says he's from the government, and he or she wants to help you because your social security number has been suspended except social security numbers are never suspended, but the scammers want to trick you into giving out personal information by suggesting you need to reactivate. They may even claim to be fighting a scam or some other fraudulent activity by offering to help cleared up. The FTC says don't do that don't give out or confirm personal info by phone. Don't trust a name or Email just because it looks official and contact agencies directly if you're unsure I'm Jan Johnson. KYW news time five oh, six time. Now to check weather.

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01:40 min | 2 years ago

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"KYW news time seven oh four. The Murphy administration is reviewing how to shore up assure town the future of Atlantic City, which has been under state control for about two years KYW's. David Madden reports that it appears the takeover will remain. In place despite the governor's now ending. Don't move vowed to end the takeover begun by his predecessor in late twenty sixteen in to them in. There have been changes mostly in approach. This is a community that needs the states help as a partner. Not as a big footing jamming down taking away taxation without representation. Many of the suggestions offered by special counsel. Jim Johnson are still being reviewed by the governor's team. They set her on continuing challenges ranging from police fire and government stamping in salaries to jobs public health, and of course, the casino industry. But the key suggestion is to keep state control in place, at least until the law expires in twenty twenty one unless the city's on strong financial footing not reliant on state aid, David Madden, KYW NewsRadio. KYW news time seven oh. Five to Maryland. Now where investigators continue to look for a motive in a deadly workplace shooting, a female employees arrived at work and began shooting at co-worker. According to investigators are for. County sheriff Jeff Geller says twenty six year old woman showed up for work as usual at the Rite Aid distribution center near Aberdeen. And for whatever reason took out a gun and opened fire confirm that there are seven people who have been shot in today's incident. Ayler says three people were killed and three others were wounded before the woman shot herself, she died later at a local hospital as for why she opened fire we do.

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01:50 min | 2 years ago

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"KYW news time seven oh nine. Pennsylvania's attorney general says college students and those getting ready to go to college or prime targets of scammers. KYW's Marc Abrahams explains attorney general Josh Shapiro says his office gets complaints at this time of year from victims of scammers who've been successful in duping, trusting students, and parents people will call your senior not telling you of unpaid tuition, and you have to pay it right away. When in fact, you're not paying to the university you'd be paying you to a scam says the best way to verify a school debt is to check with your schools, financial aid or business office. Shapiro says off campus housing is another area where fraud is a big problem. People are posing as individuals selling or renting property and consumers are solicited for money in exchange for the unit that they never get more on how to protect yourself including getting Email or text alerts about scams from the attorney general website KYW, NewsRadio dot com. Marc Abrahams KYW's. Newsradio. Federal investigators are reviewing utility companies operations after gas explosions led to dozens of fires in three communities north of Boston. The National Transportation Safety. Board says a pressure issue was noted at the master control room in Columbus. Ohio the pressure, of course, actually being here and Lawrence Andover, north Andover after being out of their homes for days, people will be going home. Governor Charlie Baker people unless something unanticipated happens should be able to return their homes and Lawrence mayor. Dan rea reminds us work is months away from being done. This is really a human disaster. And there are people behind every meter and families behind every fire. Karyn regal four CBS news Lawrence Massachusetts, KYW news time, seven eleven coming up. Traffic and transit. Emerson said nothing great was ever cheap without enthusiasm..

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