Jim Melwert

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Jim Melwert
May 14, 2018 - 6:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Voters in the Philadelphia suburbs will whittle down a crowded field of congressional candidates in Tuesday's Primary Election Day. The largest crowd is Democrats seeking the nomination for Pennsylvania’s 5th Congressional District, made up of Delaware County, part of...
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Elmwood Park Zoo
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Jim Melwert
May 13, 2018 - 5:00 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown, Montgomery County has been named a “Certified Autism Center,” the first zoo in the country to get such designation. The Certified Autism Center designation means Elmwood Park Zoo staff has completed training and the zoo has taken...
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Daniel Mooney, Tyler Roy and Christina Roy.
Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
May 02, 2018 - 12:53 pm
NORTHAMPTON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The man accused of murdering a couple in their home has been discovered dead Wednesday from a drug overdose. Daniel Mooney, 26, was suspected for the double murder of 28-year-old Tyler Roy and wife, 27-year-old Christina, in their Churchville home. He was...
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June 5, 2017; Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse. Mandatory Credit: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
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Jim Melwert
April 23, 2018 - 10:29 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- After 25 witnesses over the course of 11 days, closing arguments are set to begin in Bill Cosby's sex assault retrial in Montgomery County. The defense rested its case on Monday and the judge sent jurors home, telling them to rest up and prepare for closing...
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Bill Cosby walks from the courtroom during a break in his sexual assault trial.
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Jim Melwert
April 20, 2018 - 2:38 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Bill Cosby's sex assault retrial continued Friday as his defense presented their case. Three witnesses testified for the defense. The first two — a current and a former employee of Cosby’s, respectively — both handled travel and itineraries for the comedian. Both...
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June 7, 2017; Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby walks through the Montgomery County Courthouse on the third day of the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial. Mandatory Credit: Mark Makela/Getty Images-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
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Jim Melwert
April 19, 2018 - 10:12 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio ) -- The judge in Bill Cosby’s sex assault retrial in Montgomery County told the jury he expects testimony to wrap up “early next week." Jurors spent all day Thursday listening to toxicology and pharmaceutical experts, Cosby’s lawyers filed a motion asking to use...
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May 24, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Bill Cosby speaks to the media as he and his attorney leave Allegheny County Courthouse after the third day of jury selection.
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Jim Melwert
April 18, 2018 - 12:10 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- The prosecution in Bill Cosby’s sex assault trial wrapped up its case Wednesday, and a witness took the stand that is central to Bill Cosby’s defense. Temple employee Marguerite Jackson testified she was rooming with Andrea Constand on a Temple Women's basketball...
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Andrea Constand
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Jim Melwert
April 16, 2018 - 9:25 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) --The chief accuser in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial, Andrea Constand, spent all day Friday, and most of Monday, on the witness stand. Not only did jurors hear from Constand -- the only woman whose claims have resulted in criminal charges -- but also her mother...
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Janice Dickinson
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Jim Melwert
April 12, 2018 - 1:26 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - All five prior accusers have now testified in Bill Cosby’s sex assault re-trial in Montgomery County, but the jury has yet to hear from the primary accuser in the case. #COSBYTRIAL UPDATE: The five prior accusers have all wrapped up their testimony. Primary accuser...
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June 5, 2017; Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse. Mandatory Credit: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
Credit: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
Jim Melwert
April 11, 2018 - 1:40 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Two separate statements from two different witness on the stand at Bill Cosby’s retrial on sex assault charges Wednesday prompted two calls for a mistrial from the defense. Both came from testimony from prior accusers. The first from Heidi Thomas, who claims when...
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