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Burst Pipe Closes Offices At 1515 Arch Street in Philadelphia

City of Philadelphia employees who work at 1515 Arch Street are getting an unexpected day off today.


KYW 's Jim Melwert with his kidney recipient, his Aunt Jean. (credit: Jim Melwert)

Thousands Take Part In 19th Annual Donor Dash

Several thousand people registered to take part in Sunday’s event aimed at raising money to help spread awareness about the importance of organ donation.



One Man Dead, Another In Critical Condition After Shooting Inside Crescentville Home

An overnight shooting that police say appears drug related claimed the life of a 28-year-old man.


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Police Seek Man Who Severely Beat Elderly Landlord With Wine Bottle In North Philly

Police are seeking a Hunting Park man in connection with the beating of his 77-year-old landlord early Friday morning.



Investigators: Mullica Hill Man Dies Battling House Fire

A house fire in Gloucester County, New Jersey early Wednesday morning has turned fatal, investigators said.


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Husband And Wife ID’d In Deadly House Fire In Langhorne

Two people are dead after a house fire in the Langhorne section of Middletown Township, Bucks County.


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Police: Man Boards Two SEPTA Buses After Being Shot In SW Philadelphia

Philadelphia police and SEPTA transit police say an unidentified man was shot in the thigh near 58th and Baltimore in Southwest Philadelphia Wednesday morning.


Police car damaged in Center City on March 12, 2014. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Man Smashes Windows With Hammer At Center City Police Station

Police in the sixth police district have arrested a man for vandalizing police cars Wednesday morning.


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Philadelphia Police Officer Suffers Minor Injuries After Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes Into His Car

Police say a suspected drunk driver lost control of his mini-van near 11th and West Cumberland Street and crashed into a car going through the intersection.


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Man Shot Chasing Girlfriend’s Purse Snatcher In North Philly; 2 Arrested

Two suspects now face charges in a purse snatching that ended with the victim’s boyfriend being shot as he chased one of the robbers.


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Equipment Malfunctions From Frigid Temperatures Cause Cancellations, Delays On Rails

The bitter cold temperatures and left over snow are making a mess of mass transit this morning.


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Two 7-Eleven Stores Robbed At Almost The Same Time In Mount Laurel

Both 7-Eleven stores were robbed at about 1:45.


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$25K Reward Offered in Chain of Northeast Philly Wawa Robberies

The armed hold-up took place around 2am Monday.


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Burst Pipe Briefly Displaces Students At Drexel Dormitory

A number of students were evacuated from their dorm rooms on Drexel’s campus overnight because of a burst pipe.



Sunday Night Shootings Around Philadelphia Leave 2 Dead And More Wounded

Overnight shootings have left 2 men dead and several others hospitalized and police have few leads on any suspects