Police say the 53-year-old victim was punched, kicked, choked and tasered seven times by her abductors during her ordeal.
The Central Conference of American Rabbis, the main organization of Reform rabbis in North America, is convening this week in Center City and is marking a milestone.
This year’s snowy owl crop is offering researchers a treasure trove of info, while a fundraising effort to support the work is underway.
Authorities have released the name of the DUI suspect who died late Friday night while in custody at Philadelphia Police headquarters.
It looks as if we’ll be getting a one-two punch from Mother Nature in the next two days, and crews are gearing up to keep the streets and highways clear.
With the temperature expected to dip below freezing, work is underway to keep the roads ice free.
A roundtable discussion was held Thursday to call for the School Reform Commission to approve more charter schools.
He struck again today at a Wells Fargo Bank in Bryn Mawr, Pa.
Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in finding Brasheed Cook, who disappeared more than a week ago.
Divers returned to the Schuylkill River Sunday to search for Shane, who went missing after going out with friends Thanksgiving Eve.
When a Snowy Owl meets an untimely end, postmortem testing is performed. Associate professor of Avian Medicine and Pathology at the New Bolton Center says her team conducts necropsies — animal autopsies.
In a statement, the William Penn Foundation said with more than 600 cultural institutions across the region, it’s sometimes faced with difficult decisions about where to invest its finite resources.
Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey and Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson appeared on separate political chat shows Sunday to discuss ways to rebuild trust in law enforcement in minority communities.
Here’s something else to be thankful for: OPEC’s decision on Thursday to keep production levels where they are now, at 30 million barrels a day.
Triple A Mid-Atlantic’s Jim Lardear says if you can get the driving done before the weather turns, do so, but if you absolutely have to travel Wednesday, take your time.