KYW Newsradio In Depth

KYW Newsradio In Depth

KYW Newsradio In Depth

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
Straightforward conversations about the people, ideas, and power centers that shape the world we live in. KYW Newsradio reporters talk daily with experts and leaders in science, politics, business, and public health -- to make sense of the news and unravel the real reasons why a story matters.
  1. November 23, 2020
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    From Trump to Biden, an abrupt shift in America's cl…
    One of the most important issues of our time is climate change, and it's an issue that the Trump and Biden administrations view very differently. So what can we expect the Biden White House to do to address the…
  2. November 20, 2020
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    It's a terrible time to pull the plug on pandemic as…
    A lot of coronavirus programs end at the end of the year. What happens when this wave crashes? Why can't the federal government get another CARES act done? Why is the treasury secretary pulling the plug on busi…
  3. November 20, 2020
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    This holiday shopping season could be make or break…
    The next few weeks are normally crucial for retail businesses that rely on Black Friday and holiday shopping. But 2020 is anything but an ordinary year -- so what should shoppers and store owners expect this se…
  4. November 19, 2020
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    The pandemic was politicized in America. Our healthc…
    COVID-19 is spiking everywhere. This is putting an incredible strain on our healthcare system as a whole, but also on healthcare workers as individuals and human beings. They are dealing with a lot of illness a…
  5. November 18, 2020
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    You can use Google Maps to see where COVID-19 cases…
    There's a feature on Google Maps called the COVID Layer that lets you check out how many COVID-19 cases are in a certain area. It's like a heat map, on top of Google Maps, but for coronavirus cases. It's a pret…
  6. November 17, 2020
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    The COVID-19 pandemic is worse than ever. How did we…
    The fall surge is here, infection rates are through the roof, and we are setting some pretty terrifying records in the United States for COVID-19 infections. Health experts are using words like catastrophic and…
  7. November 17, 2020
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    The staggering sum of money in American elections
    The amount of money throughout the American political landscape is a really staggering thing. Unbelievable sums are donated every election cycle to political campaigns. But how effective is it? Is it a positive…
  8. November 13, 2020
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    Can our local economies survive another round of cor…
    The virus is worse than ever in the United States, just in time for the holidays. Are we going to see another round of shutdowns? Can our local economies even survive something like that? New unemployment claim…
  9. November 12, 2020
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    COVID-19's body blow to college sports ripples all t…
    The coronavirus pandemic has devastated college sports. Most of the focus has been on the team sports like football and basketball, but smaller sports like fencing, volleyball, swimming, and field hockey have b…
  10. November 12, 2020
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    What makes Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine stand out from…
    Pfizer announced big developments this week about their COVID-19 vaccine. Pfizer and BioNTech say early trial data show their vaccine is more than 90% effective. The news sent a shock through the stock market,…
  11. November 11, 2020
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    What does the Supreme Court's conservative overhaul…
    The Affordable Care Act is in the spotlight at the Supreme Court again. Justices heard arguments this week in a case that has healthcare implications for millions of Americans. So now that three justices nomina…
  12. November 10, 2020
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    Job hunting? "When you say it online, it never goes…
    Your social media posts about politics could be playing a role in whether or not you get hired. That's based on a study from Temple University which focuses on how social media plays into the job seeking proces…
  13. November 09, 2020
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    Office real estate is getting hammered by working fr…
    The coronavirus pandemic has left a lot of questions about the effects on office and commercial real estate because of the shift to working from home. If companies realize they don't need the big office anymore…
  14. November 06, 2020
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    New Jersey voters passed legal weed. Here's what hap…
    New Jersey voters said yes to legalized adult use recreational marijuana, by a 2 to 1 margin. So now that the vote is over, what happens next? How long until the pot gets to the store shelves? Where will it be…
  15. November 06, 2020
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    Dreaming of a stimulus Christmas, why Wall Street li…
    Have the markets priced in the election? What does Wall Street think about the next four years? Is the unemployment number all that accurate, or is true unemployment a lot higher right now? David Fiorenza, Asso…
  16. November 05, 2020
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    The pros and cons of never going into the office aga…
    As the COVID-19 pandemic drags on, a lot of the American workforce is working from home and will continue to work from home for the foreseeable future. It's quite possible that we could see working from home be…
  17. November 04, 2020
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    Election 2020: Why is Pennsylvania taking so long to…
    It looks like Election 2020 could come down to Pennsylvania. And Pennsylvania says it's going to be a little while before the votes are all counted. KYW Newsradio Suburban Bureau Chief Jim Melwert joins the pod…
  18. November 03, 2020
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    Did anyone really get it right? Takeaways from coron…
    Coronavirus is everywhere. It's a global pandemic, it's affecting countries all over the world. And since it started spreading, we've seen countries take a lot of different approaches to fight the virus. Some c…
  19. November 02, 2020
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