The Philadelphia Archdiocese has announced it will close seven parishes in northwest Philadelphia and Coatesville.
Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in the Wayne Junction neighborhood of Northwest Philadelphia.
A suspect was shot after trying to run down a plain-clothes police officer, late Wednesday night.
Philadelphia police are investigating whether two shootings early Monday morning are related.
The Committee of Seventy, an election watchdog group, describes turnout throughout the Philadelphia region as “light.” There are also some reports of disputes at a few locations.