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Police Investigating Report Of Baby Thrown Off Train Bridge In Southwest Philly

Philadelphia police are investigating the report that a couple threw a baby off a train bridge Friday.


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1 Injured In Kingsessing House Fire

Officials say one person was hurt after a fire broke out at a home early Friday morning.


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Man Shot 3 Times, Critical In Kingsessing

Police say a man was critically injured after being shot multiple times Sunday evening in the Kingsessing section of Philadelphia.



One Dead In Kingsessing House Fire

Authorities believe a kerosene heater may have helped fuel a deadly fire in Southwest Philadelphia.


(Charlene Brown, 9, Tahvon Hughes, 11, and Syair Hutson, 10, in front of their chess team's trophy case, near the front of the Mitchell Elementary School.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Philadelphia Gradeschoolers Headed to Texas For National Chess Tourney

The travel expenses, entry fees, lodging, and more have been paid for by donations from the community.


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Philadelphia Police Searching For Suspect Who Fled Scene Of Fatal Hit-Run Accident

The victim was taken to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he later died of his injuries.


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Surveillance Video Released In Deadly Southwest Philadelphia Hit-And-Run; Driver Sought

It happened around 5 p.m. Tuesday in the 6200 block of Kingsessing Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia.


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12-Year-Old Injured In Kingsessing Hit-And-Run

The incident happened at about 7:45 p.m. on the 5100 block of Kingsessing Avenue.



Fist Fight Escalates Into Shooting In Southwest Philadelphia

Two men are in critical condition after a fist fight escalated into a gun battle in Southwest Philadelphia late Monday evening.