20-year-old Estaban Santiago was arrested and charged with arson Sunday after he allegedly set a house he’d been staying in on fire.
The fire, reported shortly after midnight, occurred in the unit block of Second Avenue in Overlook Colony near the Philadelphia Pike in Claymont.
Authorities say a fire in a storage building at a Yuengling Brewery complex in Tampa has caused an estimated $1 million in damage and took about an hour to control.
Authorities say a southern New Jersey youth repeatedly punched a police dog during an unsuccessful bid to avoid arrest in a burglary investigation.
Kenneth Houseknecht, who was a teenager when he fatally stabbed his young neighbor 25 years ago, has lost another bid to have his conviction and life sentence overturned.
Shuttle bus service is in effect between Spring Garden and 5th Street Stations along SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Line.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in New Jersey on Friday was $3.18, down 3 cents from last week.
The blaze broke out just before 4:00 a.m. at a vacant warehouse along the 300 block of North Olden Avenue.
Philadelphia police officers opened fire on a suspect after a brother and sister were shot and wounded in Frankford early Sunday morning.
Lottery officials have announced on the Powerball website that no ticket has matched all Saturday’s numbers drawn for that game’s giant jackpot, which now swells to an estimated $400 million or a $223.6 million cash-option value.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie returned to Seaside Heights on Saturday to take a look at the damage wrought by the inferno that destroyed several blocks of boardwalk, and consumed dozens of businesses.
Police say a 31-year-old man was found beaten to death inside a car in the city’s Wissinoming section early Saturday morning.
Philadelphia Police Special Victims Unit is investigating two alleged sexual assaults in the area of the ‘Made In America’ music festival.
If character was measured in wins and losses, Charlie Manuel would be in that Hall of Fame too.
Police say it was just after 2 a.m. Saturday when they found a man in a car that had run off the road and crashed into a tree at 33rd and Girard Avenue.