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Chancier McFarland and Rafael Jones.

One Pleads Guilty In Robbery-Murder Of Philadelphia Police Officer

Chancier McFarland has also agreed to cooperate against alleged co-conspirator Rafael Jones, the alleged triggerman in the case.

06/12/2014

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EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Transformer Fire Leaves Residents Without Heat, Power In Bitter Cold

As these exclusive videos show, the transformer turned into a ball of fire that scared residents and knocked out power as neighbors scrambled to get help.

01/23/2014

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Crews Battle Multi-Alarm Warehouse Fire In North Philadelphia

The fire broke out around 12:30 p.m. on the corner of Cecil B. Moore Avenue and American Street.

12/29/2013

(Needy schoolkids at the Alliance For Progress Charter School get gifts sent in memory of Office Moses Walker Jr.   Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Needy Kids at a North Philly School Get Gifts In Honor of Slain Patrolman

“He was a giver and he cared about people and he loved people,” says Marc Poland, an entrepreneur and longtime friend of Officer Moses Walker Jr., who was gunned down in North Philadelphia last year.

12/20/2013

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Man Found Shot To Death In Philadelphia

Officers found a 30-year-old male victim lying in the street with a gunshot wound to his chest.

10/06/2013

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Homeless Advocacy Group To Build Health Center in North Philadelphia

“The Philadelphia homeless population exceeds the nation in the prevalence of diabetes, heart disease, smoking, and depression,” a Project HOME official notes.

05/08/2013

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Good Samaritan Rescues Stranger From SEPTA Tracks In North Philadelphia

By Natasha Brown PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Good Samaritan jumped onto subway tracks to save a man who accidentally fell off a platform Thursday afternoon in North Philadelphia. The incident occurred at about 12:45 p.m. […]

03/28/2013

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High-Rise Dorm Construction Continues At Temple U. Despite Arson Fires

Officials say five small fire were intentionally set on floors inside what will be the residential tower of Morgan Hall, at Broad Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue in North Philadelphia.

02/13/2013

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Explosion On Bridge In North Philadelphia Caused By Thermic Event

Authorities were called into action after an explosion on a bridge over the Amtrak train tracks early Friday evening in the Brewerytown neighborhood of Philadelphia.

02/01/2013

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Trial Ordered for 2nd Suspect in Strawberry Mansion Murder

A North Philadelphia woman, shot over a dozen times during a home invasion in which her husband was killed, testified to the early morning carnage inside her Cecil B. Moore Avenue home last March.

10/17/2012

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Family, Friends Remember Fallen Officer At Candlelight Vigil

As the search for fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker Junior’s killer intensified and a reward for information leading to an arrest increased to $35,000, his family and friends held a candlelight vigil on Sunday evening to honor his memory and to mourn his loss.

08/19/2012

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Police Search For Suspects In Fatal Shooting Of Veteran Philadelphia Police Officer

Philadelphia police are on the hunt for the suspect alleged to have shot and killed off-duty 22nd District Police Officer Moses Walker Junior early Saturday morning in North Philadelphia.

08/18/2012

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Live Jazz On The Avenue Event All Day Saturday In North Philadelphia

The free festival will run from noon until 7:30 Saturday night, with two stages, one at Cecil B. Moore near Broad and the other along Cecil B. near 17th.

08/11/2012

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10-Year-Old Struck By Vehicle In North Philadelphia

A 10-year-old was rushed to Hahnemann University Hospital after being struck by a vehicle in North Philadelphia Monday afternoon.

05/28/2012

Body Of Dog Found Set On Fire In Fairmount Park

Officials with the Pennsylvania SPCA are investigating the discovery of a dog that had been set on fire.

05/22/2012

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