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Jeff Katz
June 10, 2019 - 4:23 pm
So it appears Gov. Ralph Northam wasn't doing nothing during his little hiatus from the public eye after his blackface photo scandal. Northam's political action committee in the past two months has donated $85,000 to 13 Democratic candidates running for Virginia state office, many of whom had...
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March 29, 2019 - 1:58 pm
By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — A procession of wealthy parents, from a Napa Valley vineyard owner to a Hot Pockets heiress, are appearing in court Friday to hear charges that they paid bribes to get their children into top colleges. The 15 parents, including CEOs, investment...
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Anna Sorokin sits at the defense table in New York State Supreme Court, in New York, Wednesday, March 27, 2019. Sorokin, who claimed to be a German heiress, is on trial on grand larceny and theft of services charges. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
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March 28, 2019 - 2:16 pm
By MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Anna Sorokin traveled in celebrity circles and tossed $100 tips — all the more reason to believe she was the German heiress she said she was. But behind the jet-set lifestyle and pricey threads, prosecutors have said, was a fraudster who bilked...
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Jeff Katz
March 12, 2019 - 4:54 pm
Former FBI Special Agent Jimmy Gagliano joined us on the Jeff Katz Show this afternoon to discuss the college admission scandal, saying, it's "not a victimless crime." Why? Well, for every student admitted through fraud another student, who would've been admitted through their own merit, was denied...
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February 11, 2019 - 2:32 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN and BEN FINLEY , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — After days of clamoring for resignations or impeachment, Virginia Democratic political and community leaders had second thoughts Monday as they confronted the racially combustible scandals that have engulfed the party's top...
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Andy Doernen/Newsradio WRVA
February 09, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Richmond, VA _ The second woman who accuses Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax says she would be willing to testify at any impeachment hearings. That word comes after Fairfax called Saturday for an FBI investigations into sexual assault allevations by both Meredith Watson and Vanessa Tyson...
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Andy Doernen/Newsradio WRVA
February 06, 2019 - 5:55 pm
Richmond, VA _ Amid a seemingly endless array of scandalous revelations at the state capitol, Virginia House of Delegates Speaker Kirk Cox issued the following statement on Wednesday: “The last seven days have been tumultuous for our Commonwealth. The revelations against and admissions by the...
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June 14, 2018 - 12:23 pm
By ERIC TUCKER and CHAD DAY , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department's internal watchdog is expected to criticize the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation, stepping into a political minefield while examining how a nonpartisan law enforcement agency came to be...
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May 29, 2018 - 5:53 pm
By DAVID A. LIEB , Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens, a sometimes brash outsider whose unconventional resume as a Rhodes Scholar and Navy SEAL officer made him a rising star in Republican politics, abruptly announced his resignation Tuesday after a scandal...
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May 24, 2018 - 3:09 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. The company made the statement in a list of written replies to questions by European Union lawmakers. The answers were promised...
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