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Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
August 14, 2019 - 4:52 pm
UPDATED 1:30 a.m. Get the latest here . ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After nearly eight hours, the suspect who was in a standoff with Philadelphia police is now in custody, authorities said. The standoff began around 4:30 p.m. at a house near 15th Street and Erie Avenue. Sources say the...
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Gilroy shooting memorial
Noah Berger/AP
August 06, 2019 - 3:39 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The discovery of a "target list" containing religious institutions, courthouses and other sites compiled by the gunman in a mass shooting at a California food festival has prompted the FBI to open a domestic terrorism case. Shooter Santino William Legan , 19, fatally shot three...
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FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C.
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Mark Abrams
August 05, 2019 - 10:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A retired Philadelphia FBI supervisory agent says federal investigators with expertise in domestic terrorism are now trying to learn what motivated the two gunmen to commit the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, and whether those who knew them missed troubling...
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This file photo shows Indiana Reformatory booking shots of John Dillinger, stored in the state archives, and shows the notorious gangster as a 21-year-old.
AP Photo/The Indianapolis Star, Charlie Nye, File
August 01, 2019 - 12:58 pm
By Rick Callahan, Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Two relatives of notorious 1930s gangster John Dillinger who plan to have his remains exhumed say they have "evidence" the body buried in an Indianapolis cemetery beneath a gravestone bearing his name may not be him and that FBI agents possibly...
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In this July 16, 2019, photo, a man walks across the street from a Capital One location in San Francisco.
Jeff Chiu/AP Photo
Tim Jimenez
July 30, 2019 - 7:02 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio, Associated Press) — A major data breach is affecting more than 100 million Capital One credit card customers and applicants. The FBI arrested the hacker who was behind the breach. Authorities say 33-year-old Paige Thompson of Seattle was a software engineer for a cloud...
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Philadelphia Poet Laureate Raquel Salas Rivera participates in protests in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Courtesy of Raquel Salas Rivera
Shara Dae Howard
July 29, 2019 - 11:29 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Poet Laureate Raquel Salas Rivera was among the crowds of thousands upon thousands who took to the streets of San Juan, Puerto Rico, for nearly two weeks demanding that Gov. Ricardo Rosselló resign after the leak of homophobic and misogynistic group chat...
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The FBI has access to more than 641 million photos of people's faces in searchable form, a government watchdog official said on Tuesday.
Ian Waldie/Getty Images via CNN
June 04, 2019 - 6:30 pm
By Eli Watkins, CNN (CNN) -- The FBI has access to more than 641 million photos of people's faces in searchable form, a government watchdog official said on Tuesday. The information released in prepared testimony from US Government Accountability Office homeland security and justice director Gretta...
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President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr arrive for a Public Safety Officer Medal of Valor presentation ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Wednesday, May 22, 2019.
Andrew Harnik/AP Photo
May 24, 2019 - 7:54 am
By Zeke Miller, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has directed the U.S. intelligence community to "quickly and fully cooperate" with Attorney General William Barr's investigation of the origins of the multiyear probe of whether his 2016 campaign colluded with Russia. The...
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<Joanne Chesimard, also known as Assata Shakur, was convicted of the execution style killing of Trooper Werner Foerester in 1977.
New Jersey State Police
Mike Dougherty
May 16, 2019 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's still a $2 million reward for a woman who killed a New Jersey state trooper in 1973 then escaped prison and fled to Cuba. Authorities say they're just as committed to catching her today as the day she broke free. Joanne Chesimard, also known as Assata Shakur,...
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Anthony Weiner was released Tuesday from prison custody after serving a 21-month sentence for sexting with a minor.
Spencer Platt/Getty Images via CNN
May 14, 2019 - 4:25 pm
By Veronica Stracqualursi, Sonia Moghe and Gregory Krieg, CNN (CNN) - - Anthony Weiner is a free man. Three months after he traded federal prison for a halfway house in the Bronx, the disgraced former congressman and failed New York City mayoral candidate -- who served a 21-month sentence for...
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