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Jason Smith, convicted in the murder of a Childrens Hospital doctor. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Exterminator Convicted In Slaying Of Children’s Hospital Doctor

An exterminator has been convicted of first-degree murder in the strangulation death of a Philadelphia pediatrician, a slaying authorities said happened after she questioned his work.

05/13/2015

Mike Berenstain (black shirt) unveils the new Berenstain Bears book at CHOP Wednesday. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

CHOP Unveils New Book Teaching Kids What To Expect At Hospitals

The new Berenstain Bears book was unveiled Wednesday morning.

04/29/2015

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Philly Police: Teen Girl Steals Vehicle With One-Year-Old Baby In Backseat

Police say the incident occurred around 3 p.m. on the 1800 block of East Clementine Street in the Kensington section of the city.

04/08/2015

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Teen In Critical Condition After ATV Accident In Philly

It happened just after 2 p.m. at the intersection of 8th and Cobbs Creek Parkway.

04/04/2015

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

Health: Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia Releases “Shake It Off” Music Video

A new music video from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is a YouTube sensation. It’s a rendition of Taylor Swift’s song “Shake It Off”, like you’ve never seen before. CBS 3 had the first behind the scene interviews with the stars of the new video.

03/16/2015

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, at 34th and Spruce Streets, in West Philadelphia.  (credit: Pat Loeb)

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Hosts Ebola Education Workshop

CHOP is one of several pediatric hospitals in the United States designated to provide medical care to someone who possibly contracts the Ebola virus.

02/28/2015

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CHOP Doc: ‘The MMR Vaccine Doesn’t Increase Your Risk Of Autism. Not At All’

The anti-vaccine movement got a shot in the arm in the late 90s, when a medical journal published a paper claiming the Measles Mumps Rubella inoculation caused autism. It was discredited, but some people remain unconvinced by the science.

02/04/2015

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Philadelphia Police: Missing Teen With Autism, Anxiety Found

Philadelphia Police say a teen with autism who was reported missing Thursday afternoon has been found.

01/22/2015

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Vienna Boys Choir Brings Holiday Cheer To Patients At CHOP

One of Austria’s most famous cultural exports, arguably the best-known boys’ choir in the world, was well aware of their special audience, according to Vienna Boys Choir artistic director Gerald Wirth.

12/17/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

Eagles’ Players To Dress Up For Halloween, Host Party At CHOP

Halloween will be coming a little early for patients at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Monday.

10/27/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

CHOP Designated As Possible Site For Ebola Treatment

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia confirmed Thursday that it has been designated as one of several pediatric hospitals in the United States that may be called upon to provide medical care for any child who contracts Ebola.

10/16/2014

Shane Popiny clowning around with his father, Brett, in the background.

Bucks County Boy Battling Disability More Than A Hero

A lot of little boys love seeing the flashing lights and hearing the siren of a police car on the road. And Shane Popiny is no different.

10/10/2014

Stigall Show Log 10.8.14

Chris dissects the spread of Ebola and Enterovirus D-68, Mayor Nutter’s support of the SRC cancelling their contract with the Philadelphia teacher’s union, and the Rock the Vote push to get the youth vote to participate in November’s mid-term elections. He talks to author Jack Cashill at 7:20 and comedian Kathleen Madigan at 8:20.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–10/08/2014

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Second Annual Best Friends Bash Held At Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia

Connor Loescher and about a dozen other kids got to hang out and play with dogs like Frankie the Pug and Rumor the Ridgeback.

10/07/2014

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

2 Additional Cases Of Acute Muscle Weakness Reported By CHOP

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia tells Eyewitness News that it has notified the CDC that two additional patients at the hospital have acute muscle weakness of the limbs, along with changes in their spine.

10/06/2014

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