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Health: New Treatment Could Prevent Severe Disabilities In Trauma Patients

Traumatic brain injuries are often fatal or leave people with severe disabilities. Now a breakthrough treatment is being tested here in Philadelphia that could change everything.

03/06/2012

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1 Killed In Double Shooting In Fairmount

Philadelphia police are investigating an early morning shooting that killed one person and left another injured.

02/27/2012

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Police: Officers Shoot Knife-Wielding Man In Fishtown

Philadelphia police shoot and critically injure a man in Fishtown after they say he threatened residents with a knife and then lunged at responding officers.

02/27/2012

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Worker Injured After Crane Topples Over In Center City

A worker was rushed to the hospital after a crane toppled over outside the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Center City Monday afternoon.

02/06/2012

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Accident Involving Car And Motorcycle Kills One

A vehicle accident involving a car and a motorcycle left one person dead late Friday night.

01/28/2012

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Pedestrian Struck By Philadelphia Police Car

Two Philadelphia police officers and an unidentified woman are hospitalized and under treatment for injuries suffered in an early morning accident on North Broad Street in North Philadelphia.

12/04/2011

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Runners Who Died During Philadelphia Marathon Identified

Philadelphia police say two runners in Sunday morning’s Philadelphia Marathon have died after collapsing during the race with apparent heart attacks.

11/21/2011

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Drunk Driver Charged In 2 Accidents, Hours Apart

Police say the driver who slammed into a cyclist in Kensington Friday night is under arrest, charged with DUI and vehicular homicide.

11/20/2011

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Suspects Sought In Shooting Of Man In North Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are searching for several suspects in the shooting of a man late Sunday evening.

11/14/2011

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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Car On I-95 In Port Richmond

A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a car on Interstate 95 late Monday evening.

10/25/2011

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Man Stabbed To Death Inside Philadelphia’s LOVE Park

A suspect has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of a man inside Philadelphia’s Love Park late Thursday.

08/26/2011

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Man Shot In Head In West Philadelphia

A person of interest in the shooting of a man in the head early Thursday morning is in police custody.

08/25/2011

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Woman Suffers Fractured Hip After Being Hit By Train In Center City

A woman was taken to the hospital with several injuries after being hit by a train in Philadelphia early Wednesday morning.

07/27/2011

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Man Struck, Killed By SEPTA Bus In Frankford

A man died after being struck by a SEPTA bus in Northeast Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

07/07/2011

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1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In North Philadelphia Shooting

Philadelphia police are investigating a double shooting that killed one man and sent another to the hospital early Wednesday morning.

07/06/2011

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