National News

Flames and smoke rise from an Air National Guard C-130 cargo plane after it crashed near Savannah, Ga., Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
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May 03, 2018 - 1:00 pm
By Russ Bynum and Danica Coto, Associated Press PORT WENTWORTH, Ga. (AP) — An aging C-130 Hercules that rescued and resupplied U.S. citizens after last year's hurricanes crashed onto a Georgia highway during what was supposed to be its final flight, killing all nine Puerto Ricans on board. The huge...
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Charlie Rose
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May 03, 2018 - 12:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — More than two dozen additional women have come forward with sexual misconduct allegations against former CBS News anchor Charlie Rose, and the Washington Post says managers were alerted about his questionable behavior on at least three occasions. Rose was fired as "CBS This Morning...
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Bill Cosby walks from the courtroom during a break in his sexual assault trial.
Matt Rourke/AP Photo-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
Jim Melwert
May 03, 2018 - 9:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One week after a jury found Bill Cosby guilty of three counts of indecent sexual assault, his wife, Camille, is out with a statement attacking his accusers, the media, prosecutors, and the court. Camille Cosby calls it “mob justice” against her husband, pointing to...
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Stormy Daniels
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer
May 03, 2018 - 9:36 am
By Catherine Lucey and Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday that reimbursement to his personal lawyer for hush money paid to porn actress Stormy Daniels was done through a monthly retainer and "had nothing to do with the campaign." Trump previously...
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legislators debate the "heartbeat" bill at the Iowa state capitol in Des Moines
Zach Boyden-Holmes/The Des Moines Register via AP)
May 03, 2018 - 7:36 am
By Barbara Rodriguez and Scott Stewart, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican legislators sent Iowa's governor a bill early Wednesday that would ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, usually around six weeks of pregnancy, propelling the state overnight to the front of...
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Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File
May 02, 2018 - 10:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's new lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Wednesday that Trump repaid his personal attorney Michael Cohen for a $130,000 payment to porn star Stormy Daniels, directly contradicting the president's past statements. During an appearance on Fox News Channel's "Hannity,"...
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Tatum Weir, center, carries a tool box she built as her twin brother Ian, left, follows after a Cub Scout meeting
AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File
May 02, 2018 - 8:27 am
By David Crary, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — For 108 years, the Boy Scouts of America's flagship program has been known simply as the Boy Scouts. With girls soon entering the ranks, the group says that iconic name will change. The organization on Wednesday announced a new name for its Boy...
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President Donald Trump
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster
May 02, 2018 - 7:18 am
By Chad Day and Eric Tucker, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The special counsel leading the Russia investigation raised the prospect in March of issuing a grand jury subpoena for President Donald Trump, his former attorney said, confirming that investigators have floated the extraordinary idea...
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This 2005 photo provided by U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration officials shows puppies rescued from a farm in Colombia destined for use by a U.S. veterinarian working for a Colombian drug trafficking ring.
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration via AP
May 01, 2018 - 8:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A veterinarian pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to U.S. charges that he turned puppies into drug couriers for a Colombian trafficking ring by stitching packets of liquid heroin into their bodies. Andres Lopez Elorza appeared in federal court in Brooklyn after being extradited from...
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 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg welcomes app developers to the Facebook F8 2018 developer conference.
Jefferson Graham-USA TODAY
Melony Roy
May 01, 2018 - 6:44 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (KYW Newsradio) — F8, Facebook's annual developer conference , showcases the social media giant's latest technology and gives its users a sneak peek of what's next. "Welcome to F8, this has been an intense year," said CEO Mark Zuckerberg in front of thousands in Silicon Valley...
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