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Flashpoint panel
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Flashpoint
September 07, 2019 - 8:45 pm
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Newsradio community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the state of mental health crises and suicide. This special, one-hour edition of Flashpoint is part of Entercom's I'm Listening initiative, which focuses on suicide prevention...
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Resolute Support (RS) forces remove a damaged vehicle after a car bomb explosion in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.
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AP News
September 05, 2019 - 7:53 am
A Taliban suicide car bomb rocked Kabul on Thursday, killing at least 10 civilians in a busy diplomatic area that includes the U.S. Embassy — the second such attack this week that underscored Afghan government warnings that a preliminary U.S.-Taliban deal on ending America's longest war was moving...
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, file
AP News
September 04, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Sealed court records contain the names of hundreds of third parties who were mentioned in a civil case involving sexual abuse allegations against the late financier Jeffrey Epstein, a federal judge said Wednesday.
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'Coward': Epstein accusers pour out their anger in court
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AP News
August 27, 2019 - 1:48 pm
By Tom Hays and Larry Neumeister, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — One by one, 16 women who say they were sexually abused by Jeffrey Epstein poured out their anger Tuesday, lashing out at him as a coward and a manipulator, after a judge gave them the day in court they were denied when he killed...
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FBI headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Dreamstime.com
August 20, 2019 - 10:26 am
By Jeff Martin, Associated Press A truck driver has been arrested after saying he would commit a mass shooting at a church in Memphis, Tennessee, authorities say in newly filed court records. Thomas Matthew McVicker was apprehended in Indianapolis before the plan could be carried out, according to...
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Jeffrey Epstein signed a will two days before his death, according to The New York Post, which obtained the document.
NY State Sex Offender Registr/AP via CNN
August 19, 2019 - 7:58 pm
By Darran Simon and Brian Vitagliano, CNN (CNN) - - Jeffrey Epstein signed a will two days before his death, according to The New York Post, which obtained the document. The will was dated August 8 -- two days before Epstein was found dead by suicide in a federal jail in New York, according to The...
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, file
August 19, 2019 - 12:01 pm
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — More than two decades before Jeffrey Epstein took his own life, a woman went into a California police station and filed one of the earliest sex-crime complaints against him: that he groped her during what she thought was a modeling interview for the Victoria's Secret...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed a number of bills into law Monday aimed at fighting an increase in foreclosures throughout the Garden State.
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Mike Dougherty
August 16, 2019 - 7:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A judge in New Jersey has put a hold on the state's new so-called "right to die" law that allows people who have a terminal illness to buy and self-administer life-ending drugs. The governor plans to fight it. The law went into effect earlier this month, and it's been...
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Attorney General William Barr
David Grunfeld/The Advocate via AP
August 12, 2019 - 7:49 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — In the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's suicide, federal prosecutors in New York have shifted their focus to possible charges against anyone who assisted or enabled him in what authorities say was his rampant sexual abuse of underage girls. Two days after the wealthy financier's death in...
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In this July 15, 2019 courtroom artist's sketch, defendant Jeffrey Epstein, left, and his attorney Martin Weinberg listen during a bail hearing in federal court, in New York.
Elizabeth Williams via AP, File
August 12, 2019 - 8:27 am
By Jim Mustian, Michael R. Sisak and Michael Balsamo, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The details of how Jeffrey Epstein died in his Manhattan jail cell over the weekend have yet to be released, but medical officials have performed an autopsy on the high-profile inmate accused of sexually abusing...
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