Seven cars on a CSX freight train from Chicago to Philadelphia derailed early Monday morning in the area of the South Street Bridge, prompting a shutdown of a stretch of the Schuylkill Expressway.
The four-tier approach starts with the lowest level called a “lockout,” going next to “shelter in place,” to “room clear,” to the highest level – a “lockdown.”
Authorities are investigating after 150 gallons of oil spilled into the Delaware River Tuesday morning.
The armed hold-up took place around 2am Monday.
Meryl Levitz, president and CEO of Visit Philadelphia, says the new ads feature photos promoting city locations or activities and contain a catchy line while retaining the “With Love, Philadelphia” slogan.
Pope Francis has decided to end the practice of naming priests working in the trenches – monsignors.
The Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Maryland Interconnection (known as “PJM”) is asking for cutbacks on your electricity usage between 3pm and 7pm today.
Commuters will have to brace for a taste of the Arctic freeze now gripping the midwest.
The proposal by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to sign a long-term lease with a Levittown company to manage 13 cemeteries will be subject of a court hearing on Monday.
The tax rises 9.5 cents today, then another 9.5 cents in 2015.
In New York, they drop a huge, crystal-encrusted ball to mark the arrival of the new year. In Bethlehem, Pa., it’s the “Peeps chick drop.”
Tolls for drivers who use the Pennsylvania Turnpike are going up starting Sunday.
A trio of Philadelphia Eagles, and a group of cheerleaders descended on Magee Rehab Monday afternoon to light up the fans for playoff football at the Linc.
Gov. Tom Corbett is ending his pursuit of the operator of the British national lottery to run the Pennsylvania Lottery in a privatization deal.
Dennis Sullivan, 67, was the former vicar-general in the New York archdiocese.