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Police Take Man With Semi-Automatic Rifle In North Philly Into Custody

A man with a semi-automatic rifle is in police custody after shots were fired Wednesday afternoon.


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Man Stabbed To Death In North Philadelphia

Investigators the 54-year-old victim was found inside a residence on West Dakota Street shortly after 9 a.m. Sunday.


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3 Puppies Saved From Warehouse In North Philadelphia Nursed Back To Health

Last month, the three puppies were removed from a warehouse filled with booby-traps on the 1800 block of W. Sedgley Avenue in North Philadelphia.


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Police Investigate Deadly Shooting In North Philadelphia

It happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday along the 2900 block of Edgley Street.


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North Philadelphia Schoolkids March Against Neighborhood Gun Violence

For two months, the De Burgos Elementary School, at 4th and Lehigh, has been plagued by a series of lockdowns stemming from neighborhood shootings.


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Armed Suspects Steal Over $1K From North Philly McDonald’s

Police say three armed suspects got away with the money Friday morning from a McDonald’s in North Philadelphia.


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1 Injured In Hunting Park Fire

The fire broke out around 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the 3700 block of North Franklin Street.


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Man Shot Dead Outside North Philadelphia Bar

Authorities say a man was shot and killed late Saturday night outside a neighborhood bar in North Philadelphia.


(Andre Robert Lee, producer-director of "The Prep School Negro," was keynote speaker at a school symposium on inner-city education in North Philadelphia.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

In North Philadelphia, a Filmmaker Recounts His Early Experiences With Race

The 17th Annual Symposium on Inner-City Education took place at the Gesu School, in North Philadelphia. Andre Robert Lee was the keynote speaker.


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North Philadelphia Home Invasion Suspects Reportedly Hit Elderly Resident With Lead Pipe

According to police, three young Hispanic males forced their way into the home of a 72-year-old man on the 3000 block of Mascher Street.


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Police: Eviction Notification Leads To Discovery Of Shotgun Booby-Trap Inside North Philly Building

The attempt to evict a couple from a Philadelphia building led to the discovery of a shotgun booby-trap, police said.



Fire Rips Through Row Home In North Philadelphia

Flames broke out shortly after 11:00 Sunday night inside a three-story row home along the 2200 block of Camac Street.


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President Obama Visits Philadelphia To Campaign For Tom Wolf

President Obama comes to town this afternoon to campaign for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf with just two days until election day. Doors open at 4 p.m. for the rally in North Philadelphia.


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Police: Man Shot In Head In North Philadelphia

It happened early Sunday morning near Rising Sun Avenue and West Tioga Street.


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Man Dies After Being Shot 7 Times In North Philadelphia

The deadly shooting occurred on 800 N. 11th Street around 4:29 p.m.