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    NewsWorks Tonight August 21, 2015 – Full Show


    Bobby Allyn reports on how Philadelphia D.A. Seth Williams appears to be the latest elected official investigated by the feds. Laura Benshoff looks into counties that are suing telecom companies for not collecting 9-1-1 fees. Eleanor Kilbanoff brings the story of a Pennsylvania town that was able to balance flood protection and waterfront recreation. In this week’s edition of What Are We Thinking?, host Dave Heller talks with Frank Newport, Editor-in-Chief of the Gallup Poll, about how Trump’s image is holding up with American voters. Jessica McDonald reports on a new driving simulator aimed on giving teens more experience with dangerous situations.

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