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Jacqueline Claire Ades
Paradise Valley Police Dept.
May 11, 2018 - 9:57 am
By KTVK/KPHO Staff Phoenix, AZ (KTVK/KPHO) — A woman accused of sending a Paradise Valley man 65,000 text message tried to explain her actions in a jailhouse interview Thursday. "I love him," she said. Police say 31-year-old Jacqueline Claire Ades of Phoenix met the victim online and went on one...
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Yale University
May 11, 2018 - 8:46 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Yale University police officers who responded to a call about a black graduate student who had fallen asleep in the common area of a campus residence admonished the white student who reported it, a university administrator said Thursday. The officers interviewed both...
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Starbucks Protest
Photo credit: Tim Jimenez
Mike Dougherty
May 11, 2018 - 7:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After taking full responsibility for the public relations nightmare in Center City Philadelphia that sparked national outrage, Starbucks executives are making some big policy changes as the company tries to bounce back. Chairman Howard Schultz says the incident in...
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In this file photo, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announces he is joining the race for governor in Towson, Md.
AP Photo/Brian Witte, File)
May 10, 2018 - 6:21 pm
TOWSON, Md. (AP) — A palpable sense of unease filled Baltimore County's executive offices Thursday, based partly on uncertainty about the future but mostly on the knowledge of what they just lost. The populous county's longtime political leader and a top Democratic candidate for Maryland governor,...
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Tarana Burke, founder of the MeToo movement, attends Variety's Power of Women: New York event in New York.
Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File
May 10, 2018 - 5:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Tarana Burke and her MeToo movement are getting a financial boost for their work fighting sexual violence. The New York Women's Foundation said it has raised an initial $1 million for a fund to support Burke and the movement she founded 12 years ago, with a goal of raising at least...
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Donisha Prendergast, center, is joined by Kelly Fyffe Marshall, right, and Komi-Oluwa Olafimihan as she speaks during a news conference.
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer
May 10, 2018 - 5:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Bob Marley's granddaughter said Thursday that she felt like her life was put in danger when a woman saw her and three friends leaving an Airbnb rental in California, got suspicious and called the police. Donisha Prendergast and her friends, Kelly Fyffe-Marshall and Komi-Oluwa...
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Christann Gainey
Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General
Kristen Johanson
May 10, 2018 - 2:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced charges this afternoon against a Roxborough senior care facility nurse who was responsible for taking care of the father of President Donald Trump's former national security adviser. Christann Shyvin Gainey, 30, was...
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Visitors take pictures as Kilauea's summit crater glows red in Volcanoes National Park, Hawaii, Wednesday, May 9, 2018.
AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
May 10, 2018 - 1:35 pm
By Sophia Yan and Audrey McAvoy, Associated Press PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii's Kilauea volcano could soon send boulders and ash shooting out of its summit crater in the kind of explosive eruption last displayed nearly a century ago. Scientists said Wednesday the risks of an explosive summit...
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Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Calif., left, speaks next to Rep. David Valadao, R-Calif., and Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, during a news conference with House Republicans who are collecting signatures on a petition to force House votes on immigration legislation.
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
May 10, 2018 - 1:27 pm
By Alan Fram, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans with moderate views on immigration defied party leaders and took steps Wednesday toward forcing campaign-season House votes on the issue. One top maverick said they had enough support to succeed. The effort meant that a congressional...
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Monica Lewinsky
AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File
May 10, 2018 - 11:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A magazine has apologized to Monica Lewinsky after she said she was disinvited to an event because former President Bill Clinton was attending. Town & Country on Thursday tweeted it regretted "the way the situation was handled." The magazine held its annual Philanthropy Summit...
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