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Wake Up With WURD

Top 5 Live – Wednesday August 5

Today's stories include: Family of Sandra Bland sues arresting officer, Feds answer Baltimore's SOS on violence, Democrat McGinty announces run for US Senate and more.

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Politics & Government

Congressman Chaka Fattah Talks Exclusively to WURD about Indictment

U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah joined Wake Up With WURD on August 3 to discuss his recent indictment on racketeering charges. Read on for the exclusive interview.

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Politics & Government

Special Elections for 174th, 191st and 195th State House Districts on August 11

WURD family, three special elections to select new State Representatives in Philadelphia and parts of Delaware County will happen on Tuesday, August 11th. This special election only impacts voters who live in the 174th, 191st and 195th State House districts.

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Wake Up With WURD

Top 5 Live – Tuesday August 4

Today's top stories include: Tremaine Wilbourn, Suspect in Killing of Memphis Police Officer Sean Bolton, Surrenders, Senate Vote Fails to Defund Planned Parenthood, Cosby’s Lawyer: White Accusers Should Have Come Forward Because Cosby Is a Black Man and Would Have Been Target No. 1, Wolf nominates black retired trooper

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WURD Events

Sign Up or Renew Your forWURD Membership for a Chance to Win a Trip to Nassau, Bahamas!!

Have you renewed your forWURD membership or signed up? Don't delay -- members are eligible to win a trip for two for 4 days/3 nights (double occupancy) to Nassau, Bahamas, courtesy of Palace Travel!

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The MOJO

Take Up Your Space

After decades of running and resisting, Sonia Sanchez locked down a permanent residence in Philadelphia. And after 30 years or so, her vast influence in this amazing-but-troubled city is finally being fully celebrated.

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