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U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-New York, talks about what she saw on her tour of area border facilities Monday, July 1, at the Border Patrol station in Clint. Ocasio-Cortez was attempting to talk over the protesters.
Briana Sanchez / El Paso Times via AP
July 15, 2019 - 3:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sixty-two Border Patrol employees are now under internal investigation following revelations of a secret Facebook group that mocked lawmakers and migrants. This comes on Monday from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Office of Professional Responsibility. Eight former Border...
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Dreamstime
July 14, 2019 - 6:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police say they are working to track down two men after a shooting at a West Philadelphia playground leaves seven people hospitalized. According to police, just before 9 p.m. officers responded to multiple calls for a person with a gun and multiple people shot in...
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July 13, 2019 - 9:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are investigating after they say at least seven people were injured tonight during a shooting in West Philadelphia. Police say it happened just after 9 p.m. at 54th Street and Lansdowne Avenue in the Overbrook section of the city. According to CBS3, a...
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The Southern California couple claim their embryo was mistakenly implanted in a New York woman, who gave birth to their son as well as a second boy belonging to another couple.
Peiffer Wolf Carr & Kane via AP
July 10, 2019 - 4:46 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California couple is suing a fertility clinic, claiming their embryo was mistakenly implanted in a New York woman, who gave birth to their son as well as a second boy belonging to another couple. The lawsuit by Anni and Ashot Manukyan describes an alleged in vitro...
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Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
July 07, 2019 - 4:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police say a failed robbery and barricade situation at a Chestnut Hill cell phone store has landed three men in custody and authorities seeking a would be getaway driver. Chief Inspector Melvin Singleton says this all began about 12:45 p.m. when two men with masks and...
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The scene where a double shooting left one dead and a sheriff's son hospitalized Saturday, July 6, 2019 in North Philadelphia.
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July 06, 2019 - 12:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police say a double shooting last night left one man dead, and the son of a Philadelphia sheriff critically wounded in North Philadelphia. A spokesperson from the sheriff’s office says 40-year-old Jewell Williams Jr. was one of two men shot near the intersection of...
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 The trial continued Monday in the court-martial of the decorated Navy SEAL, who is accused of stabbing to death a wounded teenage Islamic State prisoner and wounding two civilians in Iraq in 2017.
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July 02, 2019 - 6:22 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A military jury acquitted a decorated Navy SEAL of premeditated murder Tuesday in the killing of a wounded Islamic State captive under his care in Iraq in 2017. Special Operations Chief Edward Gallagher was cleared of all charges except for posing for photos with the dead body of...
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Justin Udo
June 27, 2019 - 4:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help as they search for the driver who hit an elderly woman and sped off, leaving her in critical condition. Shortly before 11 p.m. Wednesday, police say 69-year-old Alberine Bowen was walking in the southbound lane of...
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Pat Loeb
June 26, 2019 - 9:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia officials are working on several fronts to reverse the spike in homicides, but they said during an "emergency" City Council hearing on gun violence Wednesday that they are stymied by the systemic causes of violence. Philadelphia District Attorney Larry...
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Weslie Martin, accused of burglarizing Wayne Newton's home, is escorted out of the courtroom following his hearing at the Regional Justice Center in Las Vegas, Friday, June 21, 2019.
Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal via AP
June 21, 2019 - 9:25 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada prison inmate was found guilty Friday of burglarizing the mansion of "Mr. Las Vegas" entertainer Wayne Newton twice a year ago and trying to break into a neighboring home. Weslie Hosea Martin, 22, didn't testify during the trial and didn't visibly react to the jury verdict...
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