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Jonathan Dienst

Jonathan Dienst is chief justice contributor for NBC News and chief investigative reporter for WNBC-TV in New York.

Jonathan Dienst is chief justice contributor for NBC News and chief investigative reporter for WNBC-TV in New York.


Latest from Jonathan Dienst

8d ago

Newly released photos depict cash and gold bars seized from Sen. Bob Menendez's home

The pictures were entered as evidence by prosecutors, who accuse the high-profile New Jersey Democrat of accepting “hundreds of thousands of dollars” in bribes.

Sen. Bob Menendez's wife, who faces bribery charges with him, has breast cancer

Sen. Bob Menendez's wife Nadine, who is accused of taking hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes alongside him, has breast cancer, the senator announced.
10d ago

'Politics for profit': Prosecutor calls Sen. Bob Menendez 'corrupt' in opening statements of bribery case

Sen. Bob Menendez abused his position as chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to "put greed first," a federal prosecutor told jurors during opening statements in the senator's bribery trial.
12d ago

Jury selection begins in bribery case against Sen. Bob Menendez in New York

Jury selection begins in the criminal trial of Sen. Bob Menendez, who's charged with accepting "hundreds of thousands of dollars" in bribes, including gold bars, for official acts.

Sen. Bob Menendez's trial to proceed without his wife due to her health issues

Sen. Bob Menendez's criminal trial will continue as scheduled on May 6 — but without the New Jersey Democrat's wife and co-defendant Nadine Menendez.
46d ago

Idaho teen arrested and accused of planning to kill churchgoers in the name of ISIS

An Idaho teenager was arrested and accused of planning to kill churchgoers during services across his hometown in the name of the Islamic State group, authorities have said.

Trump attends wake for fallen NYPD officer as he ramps up rhetoric on crime

After he attended the wake Thursday of slain New York police officer Jonathan Diller, former President Donald Trump expressed outrage over the killing and used the opportunity to tout his position on the need to curb crime.

Trump expected to attend wake of slain NYPD officer

Former President Donald Trump is expected to attend the wake for slain New York Police Department officer Jonathan Diller on Thursday afternoon, NYPD spokesperson Tarik Sheppard told NBC News.
59d ago

Guns found at Sean 'Diddy' Combs' L.A. and Miami properties during federal searches, sources say

LOS ANGELES — Federal agents found firearms during searches of properties belonging to Sean "Diddy" Combs in both Los Angeles and Miami, three sources familiar with the matter said Tuesday.
60d ago

Guns found at Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs’ L.A. and Miami properties during federal searches, sources say

Federal agents found firearms during searches of properties belonging to Sean “Diddy” Combs in both Los Angeles and Miami, according to three sources familiar with the matter told NBC News on Tuesday.