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HAIKOU, Feb. 15, 2018 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Feb. 15, 2018 shows Terra-Cotta Warriors during an exhibition of "Civilization of Qin (221-207 B.C.) and Han Dynasties (206 B.C.- 220 A.D.)" in Hainan Museum in Haikou, south China's Hainan Province.
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John McDevitt
April 05, 2019 - 7:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The vandalism and theft of a thumb from a 2,000-year-old Chinese warrior statue, on display at a Philadelphia museum last December, has a Delaware man facing federal felony charges. Today, closing arguments concluded and the jury is expected to deliberate starting on...
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March 29, 2019 - 7:55 pm
By Matthew Daly WASHINGTON (AP) — Moving defiantly to kick-start the long-stalled Keystone XL oil pipeline, President Donald Trump on Friday issued a new presidential permit for the project — two years after he first approved it and more than a decade after it was first proposed. Trump said the...
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March 22, 2019 - 9:52 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state's ban on personal ownership of stun guns is unconstitutional, a federal judge ruled Friday in the latest in a series of court decisions that have led to the loosening of restrictions on the weapons in several states. The decision came in a lawsuit filed by Matthew...
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Jae C. Hong/AP Photo, File
February 22, 2019 - 10:57 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge in California ruled Thursday that a twin son of a gay married couple has been an American citizen since birth, handing a defeat to the U.S. government, which had only granted the status to his brother. The State Department was wrong to deny citizenship to 2-year-...
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In this courtroom drawing, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, second from right, accompanied by US Marshalls, gestures a "thumbs up" to his wife, Emma Coronel Aispuro, as he leaves the courtroom, Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, in New York.
Elizabeth Williams via AP
February 12, 2019 - 12:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Mexico's most notorious drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, was convicted Tuesday of running an industrial-scale smuggling operation after a three-month trial packed with Hollywood-style tales of grisly killings, political payoffs, cocaine hidden in jalapeno cans, jewel-encrusted...
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Steve Tawa
January 28, 2019 - 6:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The owner of a Camden County electrical contracting company has pleaded guilty in federal court in Philadelphia, in what has been a long-running federal probe into a powerful local union leader. He has long-time ties to John Dougherty, the head of Local 98 of the...
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Birth control pills.
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Mark Abrams
January 20, 2019 - 9:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A group of nuns who have been at the heart of federal court battles over mandatory birth control coverage for women under the terms of Obamacare are not affected but will still take part in appeals of two recent court rulings; one of them was handed down by a...
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Dreamstime
December 17, 2018 - 7:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A 1974 New York state ban on nunchucks that was put into place over fears that youth inspired by martial arts movies would create widespread mayhem is unconstitutional under the Second Amendment, a federal court has ruled. Judge Pamela Chen issued her ruling Friday in a Brooklyn...
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The leader of a group of 20 criminals learned his fate in Federal Court on Monday.
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Andrew Kramer
November 19, 2018 - 8:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The leader of a group of 20 criminals, who was convicted last year for committing a series of violent crimes throughout the Delaware Valley, learned his fate in Federal Court on Monday. Khalil Smith's loved ones shouted "it's going to be ok" as he was taken away in...
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In this courtroom sketch, Cesar Sayoc, second from right, appears in federal court, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, in Miami.
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November 02, 2018 - 11:15 am
By Curt Anderson, AP Legal Affairs Writer MIAMI (AP) — The Florida man accused of sending pipe bombs to prominent Democrats and critics of President Donald Trump has agreed to be transferred to New York to face the charges. Attorneys for 56-year-old Cesar Sayoc said at a hearing Friday in Miami...
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