Philadelphia

August 15, 2019 - 7:24 am
( KYW Newsradio ) — All six police officers who here shot in a standoff with a gunman in North Philadelphia on Wednesday are out of the hospital and recovering at home. One officer, who was hurt in car accident on the way to the scene , is still in the hospital. In a briefing at police headquarters...
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March 14, 2019 - 2:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (1010 WINS/AP) -- Rapper Meek Mill is being honored in his hometown of Philadelphia for his work as a musician and as a criminal justice reform advocate. The Philadelphia City Council announced Thursday that "Meek Mill Weekend'' will take place on Friday. In January, Mill joined fellow...
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Thomas' father Nicolai Kolding looks on as mother Aleksandra hugs Tammi Hammer, a kindergarten teacher in Mountain Lakes, before holding a vigil for Thomas
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November 14, 2018 - 9:47 am
MOUNTAIN LAKES, NJ (1010 WINS) -- A missing New Jersey teenager has been found safe in Philadelphia. Thomas Kolding was found in a tent in southwest Philadelphia. There had been reports that the 15-year-old was spotted in Ohio last week. The high school freshman left behind his cell phone and...
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Dreamstime
September 19, 2018 - 3:02 pm
MULLICA TOWNSHIP, NJ (1010 WINS) -- You never know what's gonna crawl out of the swamps of New Jersey. Cops in Mullica Township, between Atlantic City and Philadelphia say a gator was spotted Tuesday afternoon on Hamburg Ave. The reptile was 3 to 4 feet long. It's unclear where it came from, but...
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In this Aug. 27, 2018 photo released by NBC, Mark D'Amico, left, and Kate McClure speak with host Megyn Kelly on "Megyn Kelly Today."
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September 11, 2018 - 12:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (1010 WINS) -- From civil suit to criminal case. There's word that the New Jersey couple accused of stealing much of the $400,000 they raised for a homeless veteran could be indicted. The attorney representing Katelyn McClure and Mark D'Amico in a civil case has sent a letter to the...
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Dreamstime
September 10, 2018 - 2:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (1010 WINS) -- A fast food worker in Philadelphia had a short fuse over the weekend when a drive-through customer complained about receiving the wrong order. Authorities say the woman at the window threw hot grease at the driver and two other women in the car. The driver suffered first...
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In this Aug. 27, 2018 photo released by NBC, Mark D'Amico, left, and Kate McClure speak with host Megyn Kelly on "Megyn Kelly Today."
(Nathan Congleton/NBC via AP)
September 05, 2018 - 11:44 am
MOUNT HOLLY, N.J. (AP) — The lawyer for a homeless man in Philadelphia whose selflessness led to donations of over $400,000 through an online fundraising page said Tuesday that all the money is gone. Johnny Bobbitt's attorney, Chris Fallon, said he learned to his surprise that the cash was gone...
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Water covers a street after a water main broke in Philadelphia on Tuesday morning July 3, 2018. The break happened before 4 a.m. Tuesday, and a number of center city streets have been closed.
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July 03, 2018 - 10:10 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A large water main break has flooded a number of streets in downtown Philadelphia. The break happened before 4 a.m. Tuesday, and a number of center city streets have been closed. There are reports of power outages. The street flooding has forced the detour of a number of bus...
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This still image taken from video provided by CBS 3 Philly KYW-TV shows four peacocks that escaped from the Philadelphia Zoo walking on the shoulder of on Interstate 76.
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June 01, 2018 - 9:47 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — One of four peacocks that wandered away from the Philadelphia Zoo and created a traffic jam on a nearby highway was found dead on that stretch of road on Thursday. Zoo staffers had been working with authorities to try to locate the peacocks after they took a stroll along part of...
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A bag of cocaine.
Dreamstime
May 17, 2018 - 8:39 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a kindergarten student found a bag of cocaine in another student's backpack at a Philadelphia charter school. Police say the 6-year-old girl who found the cocaine Wednesday thought it was sugar and put the packet in her mouth. She started chewing on it, but didn...
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