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Police are on the scene on Charles Street in Wissinoming, where they say a U.S. marshal shot a man with a machete who refused to drop it.
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Mike DeNardo
May 22, 2019 - 9:18 am
UPDATED: 4:20 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police have confirmed that a U.S. marshal shot a man who refused to drop a machete Wednesday morning in Wissinoming park. U.S. marshals had been watching Joseph Ankrah in a car on the 5900 block of Charles Street just after 8 a.m...
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This image provided by the U.S. District Court in Maryland shows a photo of firearms and ammunition that was in the motion for detention pending trial in the case against Christopher Paul Hasson.
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February 21, 2019 - 3:35 pm
GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A Coast Guard officer suspected of drawing up a hit list of top Democrats and network TV journalists spent hours on his work computer researching the words and deeds of infamous bombers and mass shooters while also stockpiling weapons, federal prosecutors said Thursday. Lt...
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North Korea's lead negotiator in nuclear talks with the US, Kim Yong Chol, arrived in Washington Thursday, just hours after President Donald Trump rolled out a new missile defense strategy that appears to contradict his own claim that Pyongyang is no long
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January 17, 2019 - 8:32 pm
By Zachary Cohen, CNN (CNN) -- North Korea's lead negotiator in nuclear talks with the US, Kim Yong Chol, arrived in Washington Thursday, just hours after President Donald Trump rolled out a new missile defense strategy that appears to contradict his own claim that Pyongyang is no longer a nuclear...
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Faith Rodgers, left, accompanied by attorney Gloria Allred speaks during a news conference about R&B singer R. Kelly in New York, Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.
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January 14, 2019 - 4:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who accused R. Kelly of sexual abuse says he wrote a letter threatening to reveal details of her sexual history if she didn't drop a lawsuit. The woman, Faith Rodgers, and her attorney, Gloria Allred, spoke Monday at a news conference in New York. Allred says Kelly sent the...
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Steve Tawa
December 19, 2018 - 2:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Federal authorities have officially charged a man in Alaska for making bomb threats against Lafayette College — over a video game dispute. A 20-year old man in Anchorage allegedly posted several false and threatening tweets in the name of ISIS, according to the...
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December 17, 2018 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It seems like a lot of people spill their bad intentions on social media before engaging in violence. But how do you know if a post is a threat? This month alone, police in Oklahoma City and Palm Beach, Florida...
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Authorities across four countries are trying to learn who sent dozens of email bomb threats Thursday afternoon, causing anxiety and business disruptions but no reported violence.
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December 14, 2018 - 8:59 am
By Jay Croft and Madeline Holcombe (CNN) — Authorities across four countries are trying to learn who sent dozens of email bomb threats Thursday afternoon, causing anxiety and business disruptions but no reported violence. Threats were reported across the United States, Canada, Australia and New...
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Shawn Richard Christy
U.S. Marshals Service Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Kristen Johanson
September 16, 2018 - 2:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It has been three months since authorities began searching for the Pennsylvania man who threatened to shoot and kill the president. Now, agents believe he may have popped up again. Federal agents say 27-year-old fugitive Shawn Richard Christy recently stole a white...
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From left: Upper Darby School Superintendent Daniel Nerelli, Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood and Assistant School Superintendent Dan McGarry at a press conference.
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Paul Kurtz
September 06, 2018 - 2:39 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Upper Darby police have arrested a teenager for allegedly making threats against Upper Darby High School. Police quietly opened an investigation in late June after being told that someone posted this message on Instagram: "On September 7 I will shoot up Upper...
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