NewsWorks Tonight August 4, 2016 – Full Show


    Dave Heller asks SEPTA General Manager Jeff Knueppel what the company has learned from its problems with defective trains. Bobby Allyn reports on the arrest of Philadelphia mob boss Josteph “Skinny Joey” Merlino. Peter Crimmins reports on the fate of the DNC donkeys. Rob Zawatski looks at Five Saints Distilling, which has recently started pouring its own vodka. Finally, Dave Heller speaks with musician Karl Denson, and we hear some of the music.

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