Josh Shapiro

In this April 17, 2015, file photo, Pope Francis, left, talks with Papal Foundation Chairman Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, D.C.
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Mike DeNardo
August 16, 2018 - 4:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two days after the release of a scathing Pennsylvania grand jury report outlining decades of clergy sex abuse, the Vatican has issued an official reaction. A statement from the Vatican calls the abuse and the cover-ups outlined in the grand jury report "criminal and...
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Robert Mizic, 47, watches a press conference on the grand jury report investigating sexual abuse within the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania at his home on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Turtle Creek, Pa.
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August 16, 2018 - 9:46 am
By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A landmark grand jury report on clergy abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania detailed how priests often used religious rituals, symbols of the faith and the threat of eternity in hell to groom, molest and rape children...
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From left: Mayor Jim Kenney, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro and Police Commissioner Richard Ross discuss joining forces to put an end to gun violence.
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Mike Dougherty
August 08, 2018 - 6:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The partnership between state, city and federal officials has reached a new level, and they believe it reiterates a commitment to stop gun violence in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced ongoing efforts to attack illegal gun sales that...
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Steve Tawa
August 07, 2018 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Trump administration wants to weaken one of former President Obama's signature policies to combat global warming. Now local officials are jumping on a bandwagon to criticize the plan to roll back a 2012 rule that required automakers to nearly double the fuel...
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3D printing or additive manufacturing (AM) is the use of one of various processes to make a three-dimensional object. This model is powered by technology FDM.
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Mark Abrams
July 30, 2018 - 7:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The director of the Austin, Texas-based non-profit company behind the distribution of downloadable files that enable users equipped with a 3-D printer to make guns, says a court fight in Pennsylvania over the matter is far from over. Cody Wilson, director of Defense...
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Mark Abrams
July 14, 2018 - 9:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania's attorney general is going after several fast-food corporations for imposing "no poach" agreements on franchise operators, which he says limit opportunities for employees in the industry. Attorney General Josh Shapiro says he's joining with attorneys...
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Kristen Johanson
July 09, 2018 - 4:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The trial for a Philadelphia nurse charged in connected to the death of H.R. McMaster Sr. will move forward. The father of President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser died in April, following a fall inside a Roxborough nursing home. Judge Karen Simmons...
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Mark Abrams
July 02, 2018 - 12:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is filing an appeal Monday asking the state Supreme Court to lift its order postponing the release of a grand jury report on child sexual abuse in the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania. The attorney general's office supervised...
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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June 29, 2018 - 11:34 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's top prosecutor will ask the state Supreme Court to move quickly to allow the public release of a major grand jury report on allegations of child sexual abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses. Attorney General Josh Shapiro said Friday he'll ask the court to...
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Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Kim Glovas
June 22, 2018 - 12:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro is planning to file a lawsuit next week, challenging the Trump admininstration's forced family separation policy. In a statement, Shapiro said the policy is un-American, and violates the core principals and values of this...
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