Montgomery County

Joseph Bezanis
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Andrew Kramer
April 23, 2018 - 7:29 pm
NORRISTOWN (KYW Newsradio) — A 21-year-old Telford, Pa., man was arrested for a fatal car crash earlier this month, which killed an elderly woman while she was sleeping. Around midnight April 6, Joseph Bezanis was driving westbound on Harleysville Pike when he hit a curve and jumped through three...
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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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June 15, 2017; Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse.
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April 17, 2018 - 10:09 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's own words from 2005 might have undercut his defense on sexual-assault charges. Prosecutors on Tuesday sought to maximize the impact of Cosby's graphic deposition, in which he testified about his sexual encounter with chief accuser Andrea Constand and acknowledged...
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Wines and Shrines of Portugal
Photo provided by the 'The Faithful Traveler'
Mark Abrams
April 14, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The host of EWTN's "Faithful Traveler" series is staging an event in two weeks in Montgomery County - offering a world-premiere preview of her new series on the religious shrines of Portugal. Diana von Glahn has a faithful following and she's planning to offer a...
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Tim Jimenez
April 12, 2018 - 11:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There's a new, confirmed case of the mumps in Montgomery County. Health officials say the child contracted the disease despite having the proper protection. The Montgomery County Office of Public Health, in a statement, announced that an 8-year-old county resident...
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Mike Dougherty
April 06, 2018 - 9:26 am
FRANCONIA TWP., Pa (KYW Newsradio) - Police in Montgomery County say an elderly woman was killed when a car crashed into her home overnight. Authorities say the car smashed into the bedroom of the home on Harleysville Pike in Franconia Township just after midnight. Police say a man in his 20s was...
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Empty classroom interior with wooden desks and chairs, maps and white board
Jim Melwert
March 23, 2018 - 4:49 pm
NORRISTOWN, PA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — A panel in Montgomery County discussed a recent report that takes a look at what effect rising charter school enrollment is having on school districts in the suburb. The report from Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) questions the cost and performance of...
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