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Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help as they search for a man they say is responsible for several attempts of indecent and physical assault.
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Justin Udo
January 06, 2019 - 12:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help as they search for a man they say is responsible for several attempts of indecent and physical assault. Police say from Dec. 20 through the Dec. 30., a man in his 30s committed a series of crimes where he attacked,...
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Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has claimed he molested a maid while in high school -- comments his spokesman later said were "made up."
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December 31, 2018 - 9:41 pm
By Joshua Berlinger, CNN (CNN) -- Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has claimed he molested a maid while in high school -- comments his spokesman later said were "made up." During a speech Saturday about land distribution, Duterte -- a notoriously freewheeling speaker -- described the assault...
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Norristown police have released a sketch of the suspect in a series of assaults.
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Mark Abrams
December 12, 2018 - 2:22 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Norristown police have released a sketch of the suspect in a series of assaults on five women between Dec. 1 and 8. Police say the man grabbed each of the women from behind and took them to the ground. Some of there were also robbed. RELATED: Norristown police seek...
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FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2017, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt warms up for the team's NFL football game against the Houston Texans in Houston.
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December 02, 2018 - 1:02 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Running back Kareem Hunt acknowledged lying to the Kansas City Chiefs about his role in a February assault in a Cleveland hotel that ultimately led to his release this week. During a live interview with ESPN on Sunday, the NFL's reigning rushing champion also said that...
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David Madden
November 30, 2018 - 2:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police in Cherry Hill have upgraded charges against two Camden women in connection with an incident at a Wawa a couple of weeks ago. A verbal argument on Nov. 17 at the Wawa on Route 38 went from one woman spitting on a customer from atop a counter to punching the...
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A SEPTA consultant is recommending the transit agency look at several ways to improve its bus network.
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Mike Dougherty
November 28, 2018 - 11:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have released video of a brutal attack on a SEPTA bus, and they are trying to track down the person who beat up a 34-year-old man with autism. In the video, the suspect, believed to be in his 30s, can be seen knocking the victim to the ground,...
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Mike Dougherty
November 02, 2018 - 7:14 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Police in Egg Harbor City, N.J., are working to identify members of the group of teenagers who beat up a man and his cousin while they were trick or treating Wednesday. After suffering a broken jaw and a slashed face in the brutal attack, 29-year-old Daniel Peterson...
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Mark Abrams
October 04, 2018 - 4:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia police commander has been put on desk duty following an alleged assault against another female captain. On Wednesday, 65-year-old Chief Inspector Anthony Boyle allegedly grabbed 53-year-old Capt. Laverne Vann during a drug arrest in North Philadelphia,...
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Kristen Johanson
September 17, 2018 - 12:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities have charged a New Jersey man with making terroristic threats and assault following a road rage incident over the weekend. Medford Township police say around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Charles Cassidy III, of Toms River, got out of a car with a knife and...
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Urban Meyer
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August 14, 2018 - 9:11 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Urban Meyer investigation is costing Ohio State $500,000, but whether the superstar football coach keeps his job still comes down to whether the university wants to stick with him based on how he's already been tainted by the scandal. Meyer is on paid leave while Ohio...
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