NewsWorks Tonight, October 27, 2014 – Full Show


    Tom MacDonald reports on City Council squashing the potential deal to sell the Philadelphia Gas Works. Mary Wilson gives an update on Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery resigning in wake of the scandal concerning the exchange of pornographic emails. Holly Otterbein checks in with the latest on a potential SEPTA strike. Kevin McCory explains why nearly 300 Philadelphia high-schoolers showed up this morning only to find their school closed. Taunya English looks into the backlash from New Jersey’s Ebola quarantine policy. Dave Davies profiles Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett and looks at his chances for reelection. The Franklin Institute’s Chief Astronomer Derrick Pitts tells us what to expect from the night sky this Halloween. Chris Satullo looks back at how the Watergate scandal shaped his career in journalism. 

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