Former Philadelphia Licenses and Inspections Deputy Commissioner Dominic Verdi has made his initial appearance in federal court a day after a federal grand jury charged he used his office to steer beer sales his way.
Dominic Verdi is charged with using his position to extort additional sales for a beer distributorship he co-owned.
A grand jury has charged defendant Bernard Corbin with stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of used cooking oil.
Chris analyzes Governor Christie’s and President Obama’s tour of the New Jersey shore yesterday, David Axelrod’s response to Bob Schieffer’s criticism of limited access to the White House, and the charges against two parents for driving with their daughter in a dog cage. He talks to actor Henry Winkler, the Mayor of Wildwood, Ernie Troiano, Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery and Don Russell from the Daily News about Philly Beer Week.
Chris delves into the motivations of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie for inviting President Obama to tour the shore and examines the allegations of abuse against their new Athletic Director, Julie Hermann. He talks to Michael Bronstein and Jeff Roe on the Monday Morning Matchup and Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel.
Keith Gidelson, 36, imported the anabolic steroids from China and Europe and then sold them — at least thousands of doses — to other local distributors and users.
Chris is thrilled with Cole Hamels and the Phillies reaching a deal on a new contract. He also discusses the Parking Authority’s effort to soften their image, Councilman Jim Kenney’s attacks on Chick-Fil-A
Chris talks to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about their weekend series in Miami and trading Jim Thome to Baltimore and to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup. He continues to follow the fallout from the Supreme Court ruling on Obamacare, updates the latest in the case against Congressman Chaka Fattah’s son, Chip, and details emails released indicating a coverup in the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse case at Penn State.
Chris discusses Mitt Romney’s hastily inclusion of Marco Rubio in the Vice-Presidential Sweepstakes. He talks to Kevin Cirilli about the Jerry Sandusky Trial and Tom McGrath about corruption of the PA Liquor Control Board, Phillies Play-by-Play Announcer Scott Franzke about the Phillies ending their losing streak last night, and to Matt Kibbe, President and CEO of Freedom Works, about his new book, Hostile Takeover
Chris breaks down the President’s comment that the economy is fine and the reaction that followed. He talks to Michael Bronstein about the state of the campaign, New York Times Washington Correspondent David Sanger about his book Confront and Conceal, and Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about this season’s continuing struggles.
Chris reviews his evening at Hunter Pence’s charity event at Moshulu, the ruling in the John Edwards case and David Axelrod being heckled in Boston. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, William Shatner from Wizard World/Comic Con, and CBS 3′s Beasley Reece.
Chris discusses Newt Gingrich’s upcoming departure from the Presidential race, President Obama’s appearance on the Jimmy Fallon Show, and the arrest of a woman at a WaWa who took $2300. He talks to CBS 3′s Elizabeth Hur about and arrest in the Mayfair tire slashings and Entertainment Tonight’s Nancy O’Dell about her interview with Ann Romney.
5:45 Chris discusses that Mitt Romney will address the Tri-State Tea Party Caucus in Philadelphia tonight at the Franklin Institute. 6:12 Chris talks about Bill Maher’s defense of Hilary Rosen and her comments about Ann […]
A Main Line man who conned investors out of millions through a Ponzi scheme will be spending virtually the rest of his life in prison.