The incident happened on the 100 block of Huntingdon Street in the Kensington section of the city.
The state Senate has voted unanimously to send the House a bill that would eliminate the parental rights of offenders in cases where a child is conceived by rape.
The investigation continues into a shooting that police say left a young girl injured Saturday night in West Philadelphia.
Maple Shade Police say an 11-year-old child reported missing Monday night has been located safe and sound.
A Pennsylvania woman is under arrest after police say she left her sleeping 1-year-old in her minivan in freezing temperatures while taking another child for a haircut.
Police say a two-year-old boy has died after being struck by a trolley in West Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.
Investigators say it happened Monday at the 2600 block of Palethorp Street.
The incident was reported just after 4 p.m. Monday at Lakeland Avenue near Foster Avenue.
With a little girl in her arms turning blue a Mays Landing day care owner had one chance last week to make her CPR training count.
It happened around 7:15 p.m. Friday at the 200 block of Buffalo Avenue.
It happened shortly after 4 p.m. Wednesday at the 3600 block of N. 15th Street.
The mother has been identified by family members as 29-year-old Sheena White.
It happened around 7:30 p.m. Friday in the 900 block of Bridge Street.
It happened around 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Loretto and Longshore Avenues.
More kids are attending preschool, are proficient academically and are healthier than they were 25 years ago, but a growing number are living in poverty.