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Fields, an avowed white supremacist, was sentenced to life plus 419 years on state charges for deliberately driving his car into anti-racism protesters during a white nationalist rally in Virginia.
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July 15, 2019 - 9:42 am
UPDATED: 8:15 p.m. By Denise LaVoie CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — An avowed white supremacist was sentenced to life in prison plus 419 years Monday for deliberately driving his car into a crowd of anti-racism protesters during a rally in Virginia, killing one woman and injuring dozens. James Alex...
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Dan Wing
July 09, 2019 - 10:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man is dead after being shot after he and his girlfriend got into an argument with a group of people outside of a Northern Liberties mini-market. Police say the 25-year-old man and his girlfriend got into the argument outside that market at 10th and Brown streets a...
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Curtis Jenkins III
Camden County Police Department
Tim Jimenez
July 03, 2019 - 6:59 am
Read the latest on this story: " Police seek person of interest in kidnap, murder of Camden Council president grandson " UPDATED: 3:33 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Camden man, the grandson of the City’s Council president, was found dead overnight. Curtis Jenkins III was first reported...
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The scene of a shooting at the Wilson Park Apartments on Bailey Terrace.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
June 25, 2019 - 7:05 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A pair of shooting incidents in a South Philadelphia neighborhood on Monday night has left two people dead. "We're very, very concerned due to the fact that we had four people shot within two hours and two of them are dead,” said Chief Inspector Scott Small. Police...
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Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia
KYW Newsradio, file
Kristen Johanson
June 17, 2019 - 1:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The man accused of murdering a Villanova University professor five years ago has been found guilty of first-degree murder, robbery and related offenses. Victim Carol Ambruster was stabbed in the neck 11 times on Dec. 9, 2013, inside her Germantown apartment. A kitchen...
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Clayton Carter
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
June 14, 2019 - 8:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Chester County jury did not buy a West Goshen Township man’s claims that he shot and killed his next-door neighbor out of self-defense. The jury took about 10-hours to reach their verdict. Clayton Carter told police he shot his next-door neighbor, Brooks Jennings,...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
June 12, 2019 - 6:41 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A woman was stabbed to death during a fight Tuesday night that police say may have started over a parking spot in East Germantown. It happened started on Lena Street near Penn Street, in a neighborhood just off Germantown Avenue. Police say a fight brok out around 9:...
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Kristen Johanson
June 05, 2019 - 6:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Despite repeated attempts from defense attorneys to toss the case, a Philadelphia judge has upheld murder charges against two men accused of bounding and shooting a couple nearly a decade ago in West Philly — the case, prosecutors say, is tied together by a piece of...
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A general view of the skyline of downtown Dallas, Texas
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June 04, 2019 - 9:57 am
DALLAS (AP) — A transgender woman's body was pulled from a Dallas lake over the weekend, the latest death of a transgender person being investigated by homicide detectives in the city, police said Monday. Police Chief U. Renee Hall said there were "obvious signs of homicidal violence" in 26-year-...
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A man pays respects at a makeshift memorial.
Jae C. Hong/AP
May 28, 2019 - 8:20 am
UPDATED: 10:30 a.m. ___ KAWASAKI, Japan (AP) — A man carrying a knife in each hand and screaming "I will kill you!" attacked a group of schoolgirls near a school bus parked at a bus stop just outside Tokyo on Tuesday, killing two people and injuring at least 17 before killing himself, officials...
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