Extensive Screening Process For Syrian Refugees Coming To U.S.Fear over the US' acceptance of more Syrian refugees has sparked protests and debates across the country. In Pennsylvania, Governor Tom Wolf has said the Commonwealth will continue to welcome them after an extensive screening process.
TSA Boosting Phila. Airport Security Using Specially Trained DogsThere's a new level of security protection for Thanksgiving flyers at Philadelphia International Airport. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is now using specially trained K-9 units to detect explosives or dangerous substances.
NJ Native Confirmed Dead In Mali Hotel AttackPolice in Mali, joined by the French and one off-duty American Special Forces Op, freed more than 100 hostages from the Radisson Blu Hotel in the capital of Mali.
Syrian-American College Students Worry About Refugee Family MembersAs the debate over allowing Syrian refugees into the United States continues, two Syrian-American college students say they worry family members won’t make it to Pennsylvania.
Spike In License To Carry Firearms Applications In Two Counties After Paris AttacksIn the days following the Paris attacks, there's been a jump in applications to carry firearms in at least two suburban counties.
Expert: U.S. Should Pause The Flow Of RefugeesA Philadelphia-based national security expert says the U.S. should hit the pause button on the flow of Syrian refugees into the country until it gets enough information to properly screen them.
New Social Media Shaming App Compared To "Yelp" For PeopleIt's called public shaming. Someone could be trashing your reputation on line right now without you knowing it.
Viral Video Inspires Dialogue About Explaining Traumatic Events To KidsVideo of a French father explaining the recent attacks in Paris to his young son is going viral and raising questions about how to address traumatic events with children.
Papal Mass Altar Now Stands In Small Montgomery County ChurchAn altar that is a piece of Philadelphia history… is now in a small suburban church many thought was going to close down.
Thanksgiving Set To Be Busiest Travel Period In YearsIt looks like the upcoming thanksgiving holiday may be one of the busiest travel periods in recent years.
3 On Your Side: BBB Launches Scam Tracker WebsiteScams are a growing business for criminals. But now the Better Business Bureau is providing a new tool that can help consumers from being targeted and ripped off.
Charlie Sheen's HIV-Positive Revelation Brings Disease Back Into Spotlight"I am in fact HIV-positive." Charlie Sheen made the revelation on the Today show, saying he has had HIV for 4 years.