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Tony Luke's
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KYW Staff
July 24, 2020 - 2:11 pm
The founder of the iconic Tony Luke’s cheesesteak shop in South Philadelphia and his son have been indicted on charges of tax evasion. Read more here.
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Michael "Ozzie" Myers
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Pat Loeb
July 23, 2020 - 12:11 pm
A former Philadelphia congressman, who was a figure in the 1980s Abscam scandal, has been indicted for a second time, this time for election fraud. Read more here.
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Horse racing
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AP News
March 09, 2020 - 11:27 am
More than two dozen horse trainers, veterinarians and others have been charged in what authorities describe as a widespread international scheme to drug horses to race faster. Read more here.
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City Hall, Philadelphia.
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Pat Loeb
February 08, 2020 - 4:00 am
For the first time in nearly 40 years, Philadelphia City Council has more than one member under federal indictment. The last time that happened was during the ABSCAM case in 1980, and there's one councilmember who can compare the atmosphere then to now. Read more here.
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Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson at City Council.
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Pat Loeb
January 31, 2020 - 6:16 pm
As promised, Philadelphia City Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson has pleaded not guilty to corruption charges. He and his wife were arraigned Friday afternoon in federal court. Read more here.
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Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson at City Council.
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Pat Loeb
January 30, 2020 - 5:48 pm
Thursday's Philadelphia City Council meeting had an extra element of drama when Kenyatta Johnson arrived one day after federal charges against him were announced. Johnson is forcefully declaring his innocence. Read more here.
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U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain
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Jim Melwert
January 22, 2020 - 3:28 pm
New federal charges have been filed against alleged members of a violent sex and drug trafficking gang in Berks County, which U.S. Attorney Bill McSwain described as “shocking” and “depraved.” Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein arrives to court for the start of jury selection in his sexual assault trial Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in New York.
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AP News
January 07, 2020 - 12:06 pm
The judge at Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial ordered jury selection to begin as scheduled Tuesday, rejecting a defense request for a "cooling-off period" after prosecutors in Los Angeles brought new charges against him. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
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AP News
January 06, 2020 - 1:59 pm
Harvey Weinstein has been indicted on new sex crime charges in Los Angeles, just as his trial on separate rape and sexual assault charges in New York was poised to get underway, prosecutors announced Monday. Read more here.
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R. Kelly and Aaliyah
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AP News
December 19, 2019 - 8:00 am
Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges he schemed with others to pay for a fake ID for an unnamed female a day before he married R&B singer Aaliyah, then 15 years old, in a secret ceremony in 1994. Read more here.
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