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New York attorney general seeks Eric Trump's testimony in probe of Trump Organization
"Correspondent Steve Kastenbaum says she is looking into whether the trumps inflated the value of their holdings. Subpoenas from Attorney General Leticia James show that she's looking for information from the Trump Organization and Eric Trump about the family's holdings, including a 60 room. 50,000 square foot mansion on 230 acres of property north of New York City, The Trump Organization's website says the opulent seven springs estate is used as a retreat for the Trump family. The New York state attorney general has an ongoing investigation into whether the Trump Organization and Donald Trump inflated the value of their holdings in order to obtain loans from banks, economic aid and tax benefits. Steve Kastenbaum, NEW York in a tweet Eric Trump calls the move. Quote prosecutorial misconduct.
Lori Loughlin and husband sentenced in college admissions scandal
"Steve Kastenbaum reports Full House actress Lori Laughlin learned her fate along with her husband in the college admissions bribery scam case, Lachlan will have to serve two months in prison and pay a fine of $150,000. She'll also have to serve 100 hours of community service. Her husband got a stiffer sentence. Five months and a $250,000
Steve Bannon is Arrested and Charged With Fraud in 'We Build the Wall' Campaign
"Trump campaign adviser and White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon this afternoon pleaded not guilty to federal fraud charges. Correspondent Kara Scannell says Bannon has been charged with ripping off people who gave money to an effort to privately built part of the Southern border wall. But this is actually correspondent Steve Kastenbaum, Steve Bannon and others claim that all money raised for a border wall between the U. S and Mexico was going toward Their cause. But the U. S attorney claims Bannon and others defrauded donors to the We build the wall campaign by secretly passing on hundreds of thousands of dollars to Bryan Cole Fage, the triple amputee Iraqi War vet who founded the fundraiser. More than $25 million flowed to the online fundraising
Apple Surges to $2 Trillion Market Value
"Reached an unthinkable level Wednesday. Steve Kastenbaum explain so just two years for Apple's market value to go from one trillion to $2 trillion. It's the first publicly traded US company to hit that mark. It happened around 11 A.m. when the price per share rose to Ford in $67.77. But the price retreated a little in afternoon trading. A few days ago, Apple surpassed the Saudi oil company Aramco to become the most highly valued publicly traded company in the world. Despite the economic fallout from the Corona virus pandemic, Apple posted double digit growth in the third quarter. The work from home trend and online sales boosted their earnings. STEVE Kastenbaum,
Apple Surges to $2 Trillion Market Value
"The value of Apple computer reached an unthinkable level Wednesday. Steve Kastenbaum explain it took just two years for Apple's market value to go from one trillion to $2 Trillion is the first publicly traded US company to hit that mark. It happened around 11 A.m. when the price per share rose to 40 and $67.77. But the price retreated a little in afternoon trading. A few days ago, Apple surpassed the Saudi oil company Aramco to become the most highly valued publicly traded company in the world. Despite the economic fallout from the Corona virus pandemic, Apple posted double digit growth in the third quarter. The work from home trend and online sales boosted
Pharmacists can give childhood shots, US officials say
"Virus pandemic. Public health officials have become concerned about a potential increase in childhood diseases. They say vaccinations decreased while many doctors offices were closed. Correspondent Steve Kastenbaum says a new federal directive today gives pharmacist the ability to administer those vaccines move from HHS Secretary Alex Cesar temporarily overrides restrictions on pharmacies in 22 states. It means that pharmacists in all 50 states can now administer vaccinations with a focus on childhood vaccines like the one from measles, mumps and rubella. A report from the CDC said There was a dramatic decline in orders for childhood vaccines in late March and April, when many doctor's office is closed due to the Corona virus pandemic. More than three dozen
2 Men Indicted in 2002 Killing of Run-Dmc's Jam Master Jay
"Squad has been handling the investigation of the murder of run D. M. C. G deejay Jam Master Jay for the better part of two decades. Yesterday. According to Steve Kastenbaum, two men were indicted for his killing. The murder of jam Master Jay, the pioneering deejay from the rap group Run DMC had gone unsolved for nearly 18 years. On Monday, a federal grand jury in New York indicted two men for allegedly shooting Jason Mizell at a recording studio in Jamaica, Queens. Just minutes from the Hollis neighborhood that run DMC called home. The U. S attorney claimed that his killing was in retaliation for dispute over drugs Jam Master Jay created two beats behind hits like It's Tricky Christmas and Hollis and the collaboration with Aerosmith on Walk this way. Steve Kastenbaum, New York My
Special Prosecutor Dan Webb Finds ‘Abuses Of Discretion’ In Prosecuting Of Jussie Smollett Case, Chicago
"Into the handling of a case involving former Empire actor Jesse Smollett has wrapped up in Chicago Special Prosecutor's report said that Cook County State's attorney Kim Foxx, and her office abused their discretion in the case. But there wasn't evidence of any criminality. Special Prosecutor Dan Webb sharply criticized Fox and her assistant prosecutors say they're handling was marked by disarray and misleading statements. In March of last year, Fox's office surprised many when charges against the former Empire Act. Sir. Justice Millette were dropped even though police believe he stays what he claimed was a homophobe attack. I'm Steve Kastenbaum
A US first, New Hampshire woman gets second face transplant
"Procedure. A second face transplant performed on the same patient is even more rare. Correspondent Steve Kastenbaum reports. It happened for a woman in Boston this way. Carmen Blandon Tarleton is only the second person in the entire world in the first in the U. S to receive a second face transplant. Her ex husband terribly disfigured her in an attack years ago, the first face transplant started to fail six years after the surgery. Now she's recovering at Boston's Brigham and Women's Hospital After receiving a second transplant from an anonymous donor. She's expected to make a good recovery and return to her normal routine. MTV says it
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on KGO 810
"Say a big thanks to Lim, our producer Lin Sloan on Karen read our engineer. And I want a credit Lin for helping me put together the sound Thank you in and all of you. Of course I will back your six o'clock tomorrow night. Who knows what will happen in the world? I will never forget what happened 75 years ago, Right? I am John Rothman. And you on this thing to kgo San Francisco San Jose Oakland. A cumulus station. There's no place I'd rather be than right here. Clock is running. Suing the array. I'm Elliot Francis time is running out as talks continue with leaders in Congress in the White House over a virus stimulus bill. Linda Kenyan report. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says Republicans continue to balk at a number of issues, including an extension of the $600 a week enhanced unemployment benefit when they come to the table and are like $600 have could it be? They're just demonstrating there. Dissension to America's working families. Speaker Pelosi says Republicans didn't balk a tax cuts for the wealthy. Even as that $600 a week bonuses kept food on the table for the unemployed and helped her to pay their rent and mortgages. Many Republicans described the bonus as a disincentive for people to go back to work. Linda Canyon Washington, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine tested negative for covert 19 Thursday this after testing positive earlier in the day before he was to meet President Trump. Republican governor's office says he took the test is part of standard protocol before meeting the president at an airport in Cleveland a New York attorney general Leticia James, through the National Rifle Association Thursday with the intention of putting them out of business. Steve Kastenbaum explain New York's top cop alleged mismanagement, misappropriation of funds and illegal deals orchestrated at the very top of the tree, which contributed to the lost More than $64 million. Attorney General Leticia James said MRE chief executive Wayne La Pierre was among the four top officials named in the suit. Mr LaPierre Exploited the organisation for his and his family's financial benefits. She alleged. This included the use of private charter jets for family trips and other travel. The NRA's current president called this a baseless, premeditated attack. Steve Kastenbaum, New York City. Trump issued an executive order Thursday in the presumed threat posed by we chat in a letter to congressional.
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on WMAL 630AM
"And a cumulus station news Karen charged Francis as the covert 19. Virus pandemic keeps screwing us. A new study claims People without symptoms may be responsible for half the cases in the country. John Lawrence reports. Johns Hopkins University reports. The number of known covert 19 cases in the US doubles roughly every month. Atlanta mayor Kisser Lance Bottoms and her husband are among the latest to test positive for the virus. This is very WeII been all the things that we thought we should do, and for us to still test, I think, really speaks to how easily this virus is Bread. I'm John Lauren Fortin lobbyists with ties to President Trump. Off their client secure more than $10 billion in federal Corona virus aid. Among them are five former administration officials, whose lobbying work potentially violates an ethics order Trump issued after taking office findings with detailed in a report released Monday by the watchdog group Public Citizen. Well, the woman known as Central Park, Karen facing a criminal charge, Steve Kastenbaum tells the Manhattan district attorney is charging Amy Cooper with falsely reporting an incident in the third degree. It's a misdemeanor punishable by up to a year in jail. The woman was captured in a video that went viral. She was seen calling 911 and telling an operator that an African American man in Central Park was threatening her. That man was a bird watcher, and he was trying to get her to put her dog on the lease. 57 year old Christian Cooper is on the board of the New York Audubon Society. Steve Kastenbaum, New York Supreme Court has upheld a 1991 law that bans most robo calls challenge came after an exception created just five years ago. Glowing automated calls to collect government debt just ahead of this morning's.
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on WBAP 820AM
"Steve Kastenbaum reports. Crime statistics released for the month of June showed a 130% increase in shootings over last year in New York. There's a difference of opinion over the causes, with New York's mare, saying the city just experienced the perfect storm during the Corona virus pandemic. This is something we have to double down on two address, NYPD chief Terrance Monahan blamed a combination of bail reform inmates released from the city jail over Corona virus concerns. And animosity toward police. It means a lot of different individuals or on the street. That should not be on the street. Steve Kastenbaum, New York and Atlanta The mayor there says she's tested positive for covert 19. Despite having no symptoms. 50 year old Keisha Lance bottoms is among the women named as a potential vice presidential running mate. For presumptive presidential nominee Joe Biden. Bottom says she decided that she and her family members should get retested because her husband's been sleeping an unusual amount since last week. The Senate's oldest Republicans says he won't attend the 2020 Republican National Convention because of concerns over covert 19. But Michael's tells more Senator Chuck Grassley of Iowa, says he will sit out this convention due to concerns about Corona virus. Grassley is 86 years old and is the Senate's longest serving Republican. He is third in the line of presidential succession. After the vice president and House speaker President Trump is said to accept the 2020 Republican presidential nomination in Jacksonville, Florida in late August. Bill Michaels Washington's own A state health officials say the number of confirmed covet 19 cases in Arizona. Sounds surpassed 100,000 and that younger people, not the elderly, have comprised more than half of them. Most cases.
Virus doesn't stop annual New York hot dog eating contest
"Another July 4th. Nathan's famous hot dog eating contest is in the book. Another record set today, this time on the men's side of the Nathan's Fourth of July. Hot Dog eating contest. Joey Jaws Chestnut, winning his 13th yellow mustard Belt by downing 75 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes. This was a special edition in the era of Corona virus, No live audience. It was indoors with the Smaller number of competitors. They were separated by 60 and Plexi glass to make sure that everyone was safe. Steve Kastenbaum at the Nathan's Fourth of July hot dog eating contest in Coney Island, My man
Joey Chestnut, Miki Sudo win Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest
"Clearly, Nathan's famous hot dog eating contest has wrapped up in New York correspondent Steve Kastenbaum says It's not like the competition of years past the Cove in 19 addition of the Nathan's fourth of July hot dog eating contest. There's a new record set in the women's competition. Miki Sudo put down 48 a half hot dogs and buns in just 10 minutes here without a live audience, cheering her on an amazing feat here at an undisclosed location for the
Who Is Pushing the New Year's Eve Ball Drop Button? Tarana Burke Started A Movement
"Year's Eve is a mobile where we all look back and we reflect on the year that's passed look forward to the new year full of hopes and resolutions and we celebrate today this year. The honor of pushing the button that begins the balls. Sixty second countdown is going to science science teachers and students because of the role. They've taken in the fight to combat climate change. Jared Fox teaches at Washington Heights. Expeditionary Learning School just to know that this movement. That's going on around. The world and locally is being led by youth and teacher. I'm really inspired by the way all of those things you've heard about. Hundreds of two thousand people restricted dependent areas without porta-pottys their one hundred percent. True Steve Kastenbaum in Times Square New
De Blasio says he did not mean to quote Che Guevara at Miami rally
"New york mayor and democratic candidate bill de blasio is apologizing for a faux pas while at an appearance in miami the day after he took part in the presidential debate here's correspondent steve castenbaum while attending a union rally here with airport workers This. Mayor de Blasio said in Spanish. the quote is from revolutionary che guevara translated means ever onto victory the thing is there are many cubans here miami who fled devaras revolution and its repressive policies soon after de blasio apologized it was an honest mistake i've for it i understood it to be just a spanish language phrase like anything else i used it not knowing that was the origin when i heard it was the origin i apologized immediately did not mean to offend anybody steve kastenbaum in
First Democratic debate offers struggling candidates a chance to shine
"That candidates gearing up for tonight's democratic presidential debate ten more hopefuls debate tomorrow with candidates expressing concerns over at limited time for responses correspondent steve kastenbaum is in miami florida for those debates texas representative or rourke is among those debating tonight it's going to be tough right and we've got sixty seconds to respond to some of the biggest questions on the minds of the american people right now while the candidates will try to highlight how they stand out in this crowded field and explain their policy ideas the over arching theme will be who is best situated to beat president trump steve kastenbaum in
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on WCPT 820
"Debate steve kastenbaum in miami with a preview hen candidates on stage tonight ted on stage tomorrow night the lineups for each night were chosen through a random lottery democratic strategist and c._n._n. contributor paul begala said some of the candidates will likely focus as much time as they can on their policy proposals however the real subtext for the voters is are you the one who can deliver me from donald trump they had to keep that in mind republican strategist kevin madden said these democrats learned a few things from the crowded debate stage in the g._o._p. race in twenty sixteen the audience is going to decide who wants to eight in the first thirty minutes you have to have a very big moment from the gecko steve castonbound miami vote along party lines the house has approved a four and a half billion dollar border aid package that seeks to improve the edition of migrants being held in detention centers house folks that's up a showdown with the senate which is scheduled to approve its own version of the bill later this week comedian bill cosby follow lengthy appeal against these sex assault conviction that landed him in prison joe ramsey tells more complains the judge allow testimonies from other women accusers that wasn't relevant his lawyer say the accounts from the five other women were strikingly similar to that of trial accuser injury constand and to remote in her time to the two thousand four encounter with cosby the appeal comes after pennsylvania judge steven o'neill at a post trial memo that their testimony showed chilling similarities that pointed to signature crime eighty one year old cosby has been serving three to ten year prison terms last september at a state prison near philadelphia i'm joe ramsey judges have decided to send back a lower court a lawsuit that focused on whether or twenty twenty cents question supported by the trump administration violates minorities rights.
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on KLIF 570 AM
"Host or meeting conway talking i'm elliot francis a closed-door meeting with members of the scaredy council in recent incidents involving ron included representatives from the u._s. but not iran steve kastenbaum reports ron's and basseterre said they weren't allowed to participate in the meeting he said they wanted to present evidence that a u._s. drone violated their airspace and they acted in self defense be have eighty table inflammation on the incident to provide to the council ambassador revenge he was asked about the possibility of starting talks with the u._s. u._k. not started dialogue with somebody who's threatening you who is intimidating you he said the u._s. was fabricating details when claiming that iran was responsible for recent attacks on ships steve kastenbaum new york trump advisor kellyanne conway will not testify before the house oversight committee this week on her alleged violation of the hatch act letter to democrat launch your comings white house legal counsel pets loney ranks we respectfully declined the invitation to make ms conway available for testimony president trump signed an executive order monday targeting one of the country's top leaders with financial sanctions jerry boland with a few strokes thick marker the president signed an executive order targeting iran's supreme leader and other top officials with new economic sanctions this follows the downing of a u._s. drone and attacks on oil tankers is measures represented strong and proportionate response to iran's increasingly provocative actions asked if the new sanctions were in response to the downing of the drone the president said they were going to happen anyway adding that the u._s. has shown a lot of restraint jerry bowed lender washington will host the twenty twenty six winter olympics has proved the bid by milan.
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on 760 KFMB Radio
"He's the weakest mentally and I like running against people that week mentally, I think, Joe is the weakest up here, the president saying while pointing a finger Torchy's head in Tom wa Iowa State he'd like to win in the first caucuses, but also, perhaps looking. To win back to the democrat column in general election. I believe that the president is literally an existential threat to America. Former vice president, Joe Biden polls show would win Iowa over Mr. Trump right now for ankle Bama carried the Hawkeye state twice. And so in three campaign appearances he went after the president's style. This is a guy who does everything to separate and frightened. People about fear and loathing about what he what he calls people. The names he calls them. No, presidents, something like that for God's sick couple hours earlier President Trump had called Biden mentally weak regarding policy. Joe Biden wanted to focus on the president's trade war with China and other Spence, that have left American farmers hurting, so badly the administration is giving them money for lost export markets thinks being tough. Is great. Well, it's really easy to be tough. When someone else absorbs the pain, he talks about fossil fuels a lot. But it's no coincidence, the president found himself at an SNL plant the corn alcohol based fuel being a big issue, every presidential campaign cycle in Iowa. And no, it wasn't official event. The president took a moment to go after the leading democrat with Biden, we would never be treated with respect because people don't respect him even the people that he's running against this thing. Where is you what happened? Bob Costantini, Washington. It's nine past a house subcommittee held a hearing yesterday on the September eleventh victims compensation fund, which is set to expire in twenty twenty representatives heard from people who are sick and dying as a result of nine eleven related illnesses, and Steve Kastenbaum reports. They got an earful from comedian Jon Stewart, the room was packed with nine eleven first responders has members of the house subcommittee heard from a number of people about the. Mises. They're dealing with the EPA new that the air was not safe down there. But they did not tell us Lila Nordstrom was a high school student of September eleventh, two thousand and one her school Stuyvesant high school is three short blocks from the World Trade Center on nine eleven. It was engulfed in the debris cloud. When the twin towers collapsed, students were told it was safe to go back to the school, one month after the attacks zero was still on fire and would be for another four months. This Mel of smoke was suffocating every day. And despite assurances from officials very little done to clean the school for students. No has Matt team got called in today. She and many of her classmates are suffering. I already have five former classmates with lymphomas that I just know personally, my friend, Michelle in remission from thyroid cancer, sitting at the same table was retired and PD bomb squad. Member Lou Alvarez. You never forget. Well, I'm here to make sure that you Alvarez testified one day before he was to start his sixty ninth round of chemotherapy for nine eleven related cancer, and make sure they forget to take kids. Nine eleven on this, then it came time for former daily show host Jon Stewart to testify sick and dying. They brought themselves down here speak. To no one Stewart took issue with the empty seats on the committee side of the room. Shameful? It's an embarrassment to the country, and it is a stain on this institution. He's been a passionate advocate for the nine eleven first responders in the families of those who've died, they did their jobs. Courage, grace. City humility eighteen years later, do yours, the ranking Republican on the committee told Stewart that the Bill is likely to be approved by an overwhelming majority in the house, possibly even unanimously. It calls for extending the nine eleven victims compensation fund to twenty ninety. I'm Steve Kastenbaum. It's twelve past coming up. House Dem's vote for wider powers.
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on KSFO-AM
"Restrictions to Cuba, to by US citizens, including a ban on many forms of recreational travel or from Steve Kastenbaum, starting today. Americans will no longer be able to visit Cuba organized group people to people exchanges. However, those who already booked, a flight a hotel, or made another travel related transaction will be grandfathered in, according to the treasury department and still be allowed to travel, perhaps, the most impactful change is a total ban on cruise ships bringing passengers from the US to Cuba, the exemptions that were in place before the Obama administration loosen travel restrictions are still there though, such as travel for religious activity, cultural exchanges research, and journalism. I'm Steve Kastenbaum. Daniel dinardo's leaving the US response to. Clergy abuse in the Catholic church has been accused with mishandling. The investigation of a former deputy allegations come a week before he provides presides rather, over meeting of US, bishops GOP senators lining up against President Trump's plans to impose tariffs on Mexican import, we're hoping that doesn't happen. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell addressing President Trump's threat to declare a second national emergency to implement do tariffs against Mexico to pressure, Mexico to do more to crack down on the flow of migrants into the US. The president does not have the sport many Senate Republicans, and he certainly doesn't have the support of Senate Democrats, including minority leader, Chuck Schumer, I believe that he will back off when faced with the opposition among business among his own Republicans. And when he sees what a dumb move is made Republican senators have been mulling, a resolution of disapproval if the president uses a national emergency to implement the tariffs against Mexico. Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill. Glimpse, become the second city to decriminalize.
U.S. Requiring Social Media Information From Visa Applicants
"All the State Department now wants to see the social media accounts of every foreigner applying for a US visa correspondent Steve Kastenbaum reports. The new application process requires a lot more information, the past only these applicants from countries posing, a terror threat to the US head to list their social media accounts with their applications. Now the State Department is requiring nearly all applicants for US visas to submit their social media user names and other online info, the change will impact about fifteen million foreigners who apply for US visas each year, the new visa application forms listed number of social media platforms, and require the applicant to provide any account names. They may have had on them over the past five years. Visa applicants are also now asked for five years of previously used telephone numbers, Email, addresses and other
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on WCPT 820
"Steve Kastenbaum reports. Judge Gordo romo's for fuse to block subpoenas from the house of representatives for Trump's financial records from Deutsche Bank and Capital One. He said, the house committees seeking Trump's financial information have legitimate legislative purposes. He said that lawmakers should receive the documents quickly also here in New York, the state assembly approved a Bill that would require the state to hand over a sitting president's tax returns to a congressional investigation. It's awaiting the governor's signature earlier this week at DC judge said President Trump's former accounting firm would have to comply with us. The peanut from congress, Steve Kastenbaum. Nearly two decades after he was imprisoned the California man who became known as the American Taliban set to go free. John walker. Lynn scheduled to be released today from a federal prison in Tehran, Indiana. In Texas local police will meet with members of the LGBTQ community just days after finding a possible connection to three violent cases against transgender women there, the meetings, been planned for months, but comes within a week of the shooting death of a Dallas, transgender woman police say, Malaysia booker's murder could be connected to a recent murder, and stabbing of transgender women, Leslie McMurray with the resource center says the investigation is alarming anytime someone in the community is murdered. Yet concerned mic Maria trans woman herself sends the issue extends way beyond Dallas. Another trans woman that was murdered in Philadelphia today after Malaysia. So this isn't a Dallas problem. This is a United States problem. But tonight, Dallas police cheaper a-hole and the Dallas county district. Attorney expected to address any public concerns. Clayton Neville, Dallas. Instead of Friday's opening bell. On Wall Street right now Dow futures down one fifty.
Michael Avenatti charged with stealing money from Stormy Daniels
"Ninety was indicted Wednesday on charges of fraud and aggravated. Identity theft is accused of taking money that belong to us most well-known client stormy Daniels. I wanted Steve Kastenbaum indictment claims that Evans used documents purported signature from stormy Daniels to convince her literary agent to divert payments from her publisher to a Bank account that he controlled, he allegedly then used the money for payments on lavish items including a Ferrari. He was also indicted for attempting to extort twenty million dollars
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to announce presidential run
"New York City. Mayor Bill de Blasio is expected to enter the twenty twenty presidential race today. And the reactions are mixed. Steve Kastenbaum reports. New Yorkers have been quick to react with many confirming, what a recent Quinnipiac poll found that seventy six percent of New York City voters believed he should not run for president the same poll found that his job approval rating was forty two percent. His supporters believed to Blasio's accomplishments in the city will play well with liberal voters across the country, the include universal pre-k, raising the minimum wage in criminal Justice reform, but his program for his signature issue, affordable housing has had mixed results at best the homeless population here. Is that a historic
Key Figure In U.S. college admissions bribery scandal Pleads Guilty
"Key figure in the college admissions bribery scandal pleaded guilty to charges and federal court yesterday. Steve Kastenbaum tells more former assistant women's soccer coach at USC pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit racketeering. She admitted to the roles she played in the scam helping make fake profiles for perspective students. So they could be accepted to universities has athletes and sports that they didn't actually play one of those students. According to the indictment was Laurie Lachlan's daughter who was accepted to USC as a crew at lead. Even though she didn't participate in rowing the full house actress enter designer husband Massimo, g newly or cues to paying five hundred dollars. One dollars for that fake recruitment effort. There's still fighting against the
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on KOMO
"Correspondent Steve Kastenbaum reports. Actress Felicity Huffman is due to enter a guilty. Plea today in connection with the college admissions bribery scandal. The last time Felicity Huffman was that federal court in Boston. There was an army of Porter's news cameras, documenting her every move. They'll be camped out in front of the judge Joseph Moakley United States courthouse again today as the desperate housewives star appears to guilty plea. She's one of thirty three parents initially, charged in the admissions bribery scandal that elicited outrage from college students and parents across the country when the charges were first unveiled US attorney. Andrew Ling said Huffman was among several parents who paid Rick singer the mastermind of the scam to put in the fix for their children when they took the SAT exam numerous parents paid singer between fifteen thousand and seventy five thousand dollars to have someone either take the exam for their child. What to correct their child's answers afterward in return? Several people at testing centers were bribed to either take the exam for perspective college students or to correct wrong answers afterward. Words singer arranged for the child to take the exam individually. With one of the proctors he had bribes or one of the administrators at bribes either at a location and Houston or location in California after Huffman enters a guilty plea. The judge will set a sentencing date. Prosecutors want Huffman to serve four to ten months in prison for every student admitted through fraud, and honest genuinely talented student was rejected in a written statement released. A few weeks ago Huffman said, quote, I am in full acceptance of my guilt and with deep regret and shame over what I have done. I accept full responsibility for my actions and will accept the consequences that stemmed from those actions, and quote, she wrote that she was shamed of the pain she caused meanwhile, full house actress Laurie Lachlan at her clothing designer husband Massimo, g newly are still fighting the charges they face. They're accused of paying five hundred thousand dollars in order to get their daughter accepted to USC as a member of the crew team. Even though she never competed in rowing. I'm Steve Kerr. Inbound in sports from the NBA the Toronto Rafter defeated the Philadelphia. Seventy Sixers ninety to ninety last night in the seventh game of the Eastern Conference. Semi-final Toronto will face Milwaukee in the conference final the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets one hundred ninety six and advanced to the NBA's western governors final..
"steve kastenbaum" Discussed on 850 WFTL
"Steve Kastenbaum covering that. Michael. Despite a significant increase in the number of people being vaccinated for measles over the past few weeks, public health officials say they haven't seen a slowing of the measles outbreak in New York's Rockland county, we have one hundred eighty six cases of confirmed measles in Rockland county with many more that are under reported at this time that's county health Commissioner, Dr Patricia Schnabel Rufford. Individuals are required to cooperate with Rothen county department of health public health. Authorities by providing information regarding details of one's illness exposures and contexts county executive at day said they have to take further action. This is twenty ninth week. Find Amies outraged here in rocklin, the longest lasting current outbreak in you tire nation. So they've. Issued a new order that impacts adults and children who have confirmed cases of measles, and anyone who has come into contact with them this excludes the individual who has the measles to remain home until no longer infectious. It also requires those exposed to measles to excluded from indoor and outdoor places of public assembly. Located in Rockland county for a specified period of time from the date of the order if they violate the order and show up anywhere that the public gathers. They'll be subject to a fine of two thousand dollars for each incident despite our best efforts. This outbreak is not going away. If anything is now celebrating much as we feared we've seen very three new cases as we declared on now nullified state of emergency three weeks ago county exact day said they're particularly concerned about the spread of the disease because of the upcoming Easter and Passover holidays. The outbreak in Rockland is mostly centered around and ultra orthodox Jewish community. Michael and armed eighteen year old who's threats prompted the closing of hundreds of Colorado schools was found dead Wednesday of self inflicted gunshot wounds. Correspondent Clayton Neville says twenty years after the Columbine high school shootings educators in Colorado are stressing that safety in schools is still a critical issue. The FBI said this week that threats for me eighteen year old soul pays from Florida. Forced the closure of close to twenty school districts in Colorado thirties were told by was infatuated with the Columbine shooting and made threats as she traveled to Colorado this week Saturday marks the twentieth anniversary of the Columbine high school massacre, which. Left thirteen people dead following a massive manhunt. Jefferson County officials said pice was found dead Wednesday after allegedly shooting herself Jefferson County school superintendent Jason glass says the communities relieved that threat to students and others has passed cruciate our communities patients as we continue to navigate these difficult issues, and I'm always inspired by this communities capacity resilience and capacity for good in the face of unimaginable, evil FBI special agent. Dean Phillips says the alert to the Denver area went out based on multiple factors comments that were troubling. With regard to her infatuation with Columbine the recognition that the Columbine anniversary is this coming this weekend things like a buying three one way tickets and consecutive days. Very unusual activity echoing the same precautions Jefferson County Colorado's top school safety official. John McDonald says there was good reason to cancel classes in many school districts. Don't believe she ever met on. Onto Columbine property. I don't think that's ever been confirmed. But there was a pilgrimage here and certainly she purchased a weapon in those two things combined along with her fascination in of combine. That's pretty clear and convincing evidence that we have a threat to the school tragedy. Avoided this week in Colorado, but proof too many educators and lawmakers that school safety in the US should remain a top priority. I'm Platon level. This is Westwood One news but week in review,.
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"Approval. Cohen on a hill. I'm Elliot Francis. The Senate is expected to vote soon on resolution of disapproval that could stop President Trump for moving forward on building as border wall. Linda Kenyon reports the president declared a national emergency at the southern border. So he could take funds not appropriate a bike congress to build his border wall. The house shot down that declaration. And now the Senate is poised to do the same and Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell says some of his fellow Republicans will oppose the president's action on constitutional grounds. I don't personally think there's a constitutional issue. Here minority leader Chuck Schumer says this is a constitutional issue. No president none should be allowed to discard. The constitution at a whim and do an end run around a co equal branch of government. Even if the resolution passes in the Senate, President Trump promises to veto it. Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill. Cohen is returning to Capitol Hill for a fourth day of testimony today as Democrats pursue a flurry of investigations related to Trump's White House businesses and presidential campaign going. Does testifying in private again before the house intelligence committee want to spending more than two months in Vancouver. The chief financial officer of China's largest tech firm will be in a Canadian courtroom today. Seek castenbaum tells Wang ones there was arrested while transiting through Canada in December the US wants to put her on trial on a number of charges, which former acting attorney general Mark Whitaker announced in January employees allegedly told banking partners that wall we had sold its ownership interest in sky calm, but these claims were false he said it was in violation of sanctions against Iran. Maine's defense team will argue that this is politically motivated the point to some comments that President Trump made about the chief financial officer of hallway in relation to ongoing trade talks with China. I'm Steve Kastenbaum. Sales of new homes climbed.
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"Code on the hill. I'm Elliot Francis. The Senate is expected to vote soon on rustlers disapproval that could stop President Trump for moving forward on building border wall. Linda Kenyon reports the president declared a national emergency at the southern border. So he could take funds not appropriate by congress to build his border wall. The house shut down that declaration. And now the Senate is poised to do the same and Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell says some of his fellow Republicans will oppose the president's action on constitutional grounds. I don't personally think there's a constitutional issue. Here minority leader Chuck Schumer says this is a constitutional issue. No president none should be allowed to discard. The constitution at a whim and do an end run around a co equal branch of government. Even if the resolution passes in the Senate, President Trump promises to veto it. Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill. Cohen is returning to Capitol Hill for a fourth day of testimony today as Democrats pursue a flurry of investigations related to Trump's White House businesses and presidential. Campaign going to testify in private again before the house intelligence committee to spending both in two months in Vancouver. The chief financial officer of China's largest tech firm will be in a Canadian courtroom today. See Kastenbaum tells Wang ones who was arrested while transiting through Canada in December the US wants to put her on trial on a number of charges, which former acting attorney general Mark Whitaker announced in January employs allegedly told BankE partners that wall we had sold its ownership interest in sky calm, but these claims were false he said it was in violation of sanctions against Iran. Maine's defense team will argue that this is politically motivated they'll point to some comments that President Trump made about the chief financial officer of hallway in relation to ongoing trade talks with China. I'm Steve Kastenbaum..
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"Steve Kastenbaum rhetorically hoped. To learn more about what happened to Jamie class and the suspect who's in police custody. The Barron county sheriff's department announced Thursday that she was found alive in Douglas county about seventy miles from where she disappeared three months ago. Authorities didn't release any information about her condition. She disappeared when sheriff's deputies were called to her home on October fifteenth her parents were both shot to death. Details of a nine one one call made on the mother cell phone reveal that there was banging on the front door yelling. And then multiple shots were fired. I'm Steve Kastenbaum. American military. Official says the US led coalition has begun the process of withdrawing troops from Syria. Criminal show Ryan spokesperson for the coalition fighting ISIS declined to discuss specific. Timelines locations or troop movements out of concern for operational security. Upcoming Oscars may be just like it was thirty years ago. Jim Roope explains. Nineteen eighty nine was the last time. There was no host at the Academy Awards. There will be no host this year. According to variety after the academy, either couldn't or wouldn't replace their first choice, Kevin Hart. It was thought for a moment there that heart who dropped out amid controversial pastor tweets and jokes would return, but he has said no in one thousand nine hundred nine Billy crystal did not host but did present. I haven't asked to present a package of clips about tap dancing in the movie his comedy routine during that was a hit. He hosted the show the following year became one of the shows most beloved hosts this year's host this show will be February twenty fourth Jim Roope. Los Angeles gunman whose attack on the Maryland police station led to the friendly fire killing of an undercover narcotics detective has been sentenced to one hundred ninety five years in prison..
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"Steve Kastenbaum reports. Hope to learn more about what happened to Jamie class and the suspect who's in police custody. The Barron county sheriff's department announced Thursday that she was found alive in Douglas county about seventy miles from where she disappeared three months ago. Authorities didn't release any information about her condition. She disappeared when sheriff's deputies were called to her home on October fifteenth her parents were both shot to death. Details of a nine one one call made on the mother cell phone reveal that there was banging on the front door yelling. And then multiple shots were fired. I'm Steve Kastenbaum. Top White House. Aides including Jared Kushner cautioning President Trump against declaring a national emergency to build a border wall. Wall Street Journal reports Kushner said in a recent meeting that such a declaration. Should not be used to try to win a messaging war against Democrats opposed to a wall. Upcoming Oscars may be just like it was thirty years ago. Jim Roope explains nineteen Eighty-nine was the last time. There was no host at the Academy Awards. There will be no host this year. According to variety after the academy, either couldn't or wouldn't replace their first choice, Kevin Hart. It was thought for a moment there that heart who dropped out amid controversial pastor tweets jokes would return, but he has said no in one thousand nine hundred nine Billy crystal did not host but did present. I haven't asked to present a package of clips about tap dancing in the movie his comedy routine during that was a hit. He hosted the show the following year became one of the shows most beloved hosts this year's host this show will be February twenty fourth Jim Roope. Los Angeles gunman whose attack on a police station led to the friendly fire killing of an undercover narcotics detective has been sentenced to one hundred ninety five years in prison..
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"Steve Kastenbaum, reportedly hoped to learn more about what happened to Jamie Kloss and the suspect who's in police custody. The Barron county sheriff's department announced Thursday that she was found alive in Douglas county about seventy miles from where she disappeared three months ago. Authorities didn't release any information about her condition. She disappeared when sheriff's deputies were called to her home on October fifteenth her parents were both shot to death. Details of a nine one one call made on the mother's cell phone reveal that there was banging on the front door yelling. And then multiple shots were fired. I'm Steve Kastenbaum. Top White House. Aides including Jared Kushner cautioning President Trump against declaring a national emergency to build a border wall. Wall Street Journal reports Kushner said in a recent meeting that such a declaration. Should not be used to try to win a messaging war against Democrats opposed to a wall upcoming Oscars may be just like it was thirty years ago. Jim Roope explains nineteen Eighty-nine was the last time. There was no host at the Academy Awards. There will be no host this year. According to variety after the academy, either couldn't or wouldn't replace their first choice, Kevin Hart. It was thought for a moment there that heart who dropped out amid controversial pastor tweets and jokes would return, but he has said no in one thousand nine hundred nine Billy crystal did not host but did present. I haven't asked to present a package of clips about tap dancing in the movie there's comedy routine during that was a hit. He hosted the show the following year became one of the shows most beloved hosts this year's host Lewis show will be February twenty fourth Jim Roope. Los Angeles gunman whose attack on a Maryland police station led to the friendly fire killing of an undercover narcotics detective has been sentenced to one hundred ninety five years in prison. November jury convicted Michael Ford of second degree murder. I'm Elliot Francis..
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"Steve Kastenbaum reports. Just when it looked like Sears was done for it. Got another reprieve chairman Eddie Lampert, revised his four point four billion dollar bid, which consisted primarily of one point two billion dollars in financing and Lampard's hedge fund forgiving some debt, Sears, holding company agreed to accept the revised offer. But this is a preliminary step. The bankruptcy court said Lampard had to put down one hundred and twenty million dollars as a deposit today. Then Lampard's bid would be considered at an auction. A few days alongside bids. From liquidation companies at stake are the future of four hundred and twenty-five Sears and KMart stores along with as many as fifty thousand remaining employees Steve Kastenbaum, New York. Trump again linking illegal immigration along the southern border with drugs and violent crime. As democratic lawmakers the funds proposed border wall as I national address from the Oval Office Tuesday night. President gave no indication he was softening his stance that the partial government shutdown would continue without money for that wall. A new court documents filed by lawyers for Paul Manafort show, he met with Russian intelligence officials ensure polling data with them. Shimon Peres tells what manafort's attorneys had to say I didn't mean to lie. He didn't intentionally lie to dispel council. They talked about how he cooperated provided his password providing emails is computers to dispel council when he was cooperating and the other thing significant here is that they say that they're not going to necessarily fight these assertions from the special counsel..
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"Shutdown taxes tests, the price cut Necker. What else officials in congressional staffers will continue to go. She -ation Saturday over the government shutdown even after President Trump declared he could keep going for months or even years, the new chairman of the House Ways, and means committee Representative Richard Neal wants to know how the partial government shutdown will affect the upcoming tax filing season. More from correspondent, Linda Kenyon in a letter to the Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and the IRS Commissioner Charles Radic, the Massachusetts Democrat the upcoming tax filing season will reflect the overhaul of the tax law. As a result. He writes, it is important to understand the capabilities and the repair challenges that could result from the partial government shutdown. The IRS is one of those agencies whose funding lapsed on December twenty second, and I r s employees involved in issuing refunds to taxpayers generally are furloughed during government shutdowns if they occur during a non filing tax season. That season begins later this month. Linda Kenyon, Capitol Hill. Tesla passed a milestone in sales recently, and as a result, the tax credit is being phased out. Correspondent Steve Kastenbaum says Tesla's trying to keep the customers interested tesla sold more vehicles in two thousand eighteen that it sold in every previous year combined excluding 2017, but the company's founder is concerned. What impact the phasing out of the tax credit for electric vehicles will have? So he's cutting prices Elon Musk is having his company lower the price tag of his cutting edge vehicles by two thousand dollars that'll make up for part of the loss of half of the seventy five hundred dollar tax credit by twenty twenty it will completely disappear tesla triggered the tax credit phase out when it became the first car maker in the US to sell more than.