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Michael Flick has stepped down as principal of Great Valley High School.
Great Valley High School
Dan Wing
October 31, 2018 - 6:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The principal of a Chester County high school has resigned after being arrested on theft and drug possession charges. A letter sent to parents on Tuesday announced that Great Valley High School Principal Michael Flick had officially stepped down. Authorities...
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Another defendant in a theft of trade secrets case pleads guilty to stealing valuable research from GlaxoSmithKline
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Steve Tawa
October 23, 2018 - 2:12 pm
UPPER MERION, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Another defendant in a theft of trade secrets case pleads guilty to stealing valuable research from the pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline, in Upper Merion, to form a competing drug company in China. An FBI agent wrote in the original criminal complaint in 2015...
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Courtesy of Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
October 22, 2018 - 3:40 pm
BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) – It's state prison time for family members who pleaded guilty to letting an 84-year-old Bucks County man waste away and die while they lived rent free in homes he owned and collected his pension and social security checks. Bucks County judge Wallace Bateman told...
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U.S. Post Office mailboxes
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Tim Jimenez
September 27, 2018 - 10:23 am
MOORESTOWN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Moorestown Police say criminals have been stealing checks from big blue mailboxes in town. They say several cases of mail were taken right out of curbside mailboxes, including the three blue boxes next to each other near the post office on Chester Avenue...
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Patrick Ivers (left) and John Palumbo
Bensalem Police Department
Kim Glovas
July 30, 2018 - 5:20 pm
BENSALEM, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Two men are in the Bucks County Correctional Facility after attempting to break into a number of vehicles in a Bensalem shopping center. The two suspects were spotted by a Bensalem police officer pulling on door handles of vehicles in an Acme parking lot at the...
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Paul Kurtz
July 12, 2018 - 8:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Renee Tartaglione, member of a well-known Philadelphia political family, has been sentenced to nearly seven years in federal prison for ripping off a nonprofit mental health clinic. She's also been ordered to make full restitution. In issuing his sentence, Judge Joel...
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Bitcoin
Dreamstime
June 20, 2018 - 8:44 am
By Jethro Mullen (CNN Money) — One of the world's biggest bitcoin exchanges on Wednesday said that more than $30 million worth of cryptocurrencies have been stolen from it. Bithumb, an exchange based in South Korea, said in a notice on its website that all customer deposits and withdrawals have...
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Bitcoin ATM
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June 13, 2018 - 2:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — The price of bitcoin fell to a four-month low of $6,370 on Wednesday, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stolen over $37 million, or almost a third of the virtual currency it had stored. After Coinrail announced the theft, the price of bitcoin...
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