Pennsylvania

Grace Brown
West Mifflin Borough Police Department/Twitter
July 31, 2019 - 11:06 am
WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman suspected of urinating on potatoes at a Walmart in Pennsylvania has turned herself in. West Mifflin police say 20-year-old Grace Brown is facing multiple charges including criminal mischief, open lewdness and public drunkenness. It wasn't known if...
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Kathleen Kane leaves the Montgomery County Correctional facility.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
July 31, 2019 - 8:36 am
EAGLEVILLE, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane was released from county jail Wednesday morning shortly before 8:30 a.m., having served eight months of her 10- to 23-month sentence with credit for good behavior. Kane was all smiles as she climbed into a black...
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Kathleen Kane
Montgomery County Correctional Facility
Jim Melwert
July 30, 2019 - 12:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane will be released from the Montgomery County Correctional Facility Wednesday morning, KYW Newsradio has learned . Kane, who started her sentence on Nov. 29, 2018, served eight months of a 10- to 23-month sentence on...
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President Donald Trump arrives before signing H.R. 1327, an act ensuring that a victims' compensation fund related to the Sept. 11 attacks never runs out of money, in the Rose Garden of the White House, Monday, July 29, 2019, in Washington.
Scott Applewhite/AP Photo
July 30, 2019 - 10:21 am
By Marc Levy and Scott Bauer, Associated Press BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) — Carol Evans approves of Donald Trump's immigration policy. She gives him credit for the strong economy. But the Republican from the affluent Milwaukee suburbs of Waukesha County, a GOP bedrock in the state, just can't commit to...
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Teresa Miller
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Cherri Gregg
July 29, 2019 - 5:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Over the past week, the Trump administration has said it wants to tighten the rules governing who qualifies for food stamps, which would strip more than 3 million people of their benefits. Individuals had been encouraged under the Obama administration to exploit a...
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Courtesy of the Pennsylvania Game Commission
Kevin Wright
July 27, 2019 - 12:25 pm
ERIE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission is asking for the public's help as they search for the person responsible in the shooting death of a bald eagle in Erie County. The commission took to Facebook yesterday saying the eagle had been found dead inside of an Elk Creek...
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Bill Cosby
Matt Rourke/AP, file
July 26, 2019 - 5:18 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors set to defend Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction in appeals court next month call the accusations from other women no coincidence, but "the culmination of a decades-long pattern of behavior." Cosby, a long-beloved actor and comedian, was convicted in...
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Todd Carmichael
Matt Rourke/AP, file
Justin Udo
July 25, 2019 - 1:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio/AP) — A Pennsylvania school district that warned parents behind on their lunch bills that their children could end up in foster care — and then rejected the La Colombe CEO's offer to pay the overdue charges — is apologizing and says it wants to accept the donation after...
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Jerry Sandusky
Nabil K. Mark/Centre Daily Times/TNS/Sipa USA
July 24, 2019 - 4:27 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky won't get a fresh chance to argue in state court he should get a new trial, seven years after the former Penn State assistant football coach was convicted of molesting 10 boys. Pennsylvania's Supreme Court on Wednesday turned downSandusky's request that it...
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Roughly two dozen lawmakers from across Pennsylvania gathered in University City Tuesday for a hearing on gun violence, where elected officials looked at causes and impact, but also asked for solutions.
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
July 23, 2019 - 7:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Roughly two dozen lawmakers from across Pennsylvania gathered in University City Tuesday for a hearing on gun violence, where elected officials looked at causes and impact but also asked for solutions. The lawmakers hailed from all over the state: Lawrence County,...
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