fraud

David Faust
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 23, 2018 - 4:36 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Thursday was supposed to be sentencing day for a Bucks County funeral director who scammed people out of more than $300,000 — even forging a doctor’s signature on a death certificate for a woman who is still alive. But the judge delayed David Faust's sentencing...
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Michael Cohen
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Pat Loeb
August 22, 2018 - 5:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Michael Cohen's bombshell guilty plea Tuesday implicates the president in campaign finance violations. But even the president doesn't seem to understand why paying off his alleged paramours violates campaign finance law. Cohen's guilty plea states he made payments to...
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Hundreds lined up along North 22nd Street outside of Saudia Shuler's restaurant for the 11th annual book bag giveaway.
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Cherri Gregg
August 21, 2018 - 9:46 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The North Philadelphia mom known for her lavish prom send-offs and over the top community giveaways is at it again a week after the feds accused her of fraud. Saudia Shuler, the 44-year-old owner of Country Cookin' who was indicted for Social Security fraud on...
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Saudia Shuler held a massive Christmas block party last year, in which she gave gifts to hundreds of kids. On Tuesday, she was charged with Social Security fraud.
KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
August 14, 2018 - 2:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A local restaurant owner in North Philadelphia who received attention last year for spending $25,000 on her son's prom — which included a camel, 3 tons of sand, three exotic cars, three dates and six outfits changes — has been indicted for Social Security fraud...
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Sep 17, 2017; Charlotte, NC, USA; Carolina Panthers cornerback Daryl Worley (26) is introduced before the game at Bank of America Stadium.
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Mike DeNardo
July 19, 2018 - 12:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A federal judge says she sees evidence that former NFL players may be filing fraudulent concussion claims. But for now, she's not going to name a special investigator to look into them. NFL attorneys have claimed doctors were exaggerating the ailments of former...
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Dreamstime
Paul Kurtz
July 12, 2018 - 8:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Renee Tartaglione, member of a well-known Philadelphia political family, has been sentenced to nearly seven years in federal prison for ripping off a nonprofit mental health clinic. She's also been ordered to make full restitution. In issuing his sentence, Judge Joel...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
June 13, 2018 - 7:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities are warning people about a number of ATM skimming devices found in Philadelphia, Montgomery and Delaware counties so far this year, the majority of which have been discovered at gas station ATMs. The gadget is installed in the slot of the ATM and pulls...
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Conservative scholar and filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza
AP Photo/Richard Drew
May 31, 2018 - 10:37 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Thursday that he will pardon conservative commentator Dinesh D'Souza, who pleaded guilty to campaign finance fraud. As he left Washington for a trip to Texas, Trump tweeted: "Will be giving a Full Pardon to Dinesh D'Souza today. He was treated very...
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Stephanie Hargrove was sentenced to three years in prison and ordered to pay back all of the money she stole from tax payers.
New Jersey Office of The Attorney General
May 05, 2018 - 8:36 am
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A former New Jersey state employee has been sentenced to three years in prison and ordered to pay back all of the money she stole from taxpayers. As a fraud investigator, it was Stephanie Hargrove's job to ensure the system wasn't being abused. Instead, officials said...
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