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Pedestrian Struck, Critically Injured By Car In Roxborough

A man was seriously injured early Sunday morning when he was struck by a car that authorities say swerved to avoid a collision with another.


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An Emotional Vigil Held For Victims Of Northeast Triple Fatal Crash

Friends and family members shared memories of the 3 victims while music played from open car windows. Some lit candles and piled stuffed teddy bears near a tree, where others had attached photos and balloons. Still others embraced each other, crying softly.


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Woman Found Shot Dead Inside Car In Kensington

Police were called to the 2800 block of Frankford Avenue about 5 a.m. where the woman was discovered slumped over the wheel of the vehicle.


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Young Mother Shot And Killed In Port Richmond Home

Authorities say the mother was shot in an upstairs bedroom. Her daughter was not harmed and is now safe with friends in the neighborhood.


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Man Shot Multiple Times Near Closed Playground In Hunting Park

Police say the 2 men were arguing when a gun was pulled and shots were fired. The victim was rushed to Temple University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.


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A Conversation About Race Was Brewing At Reading Terminal Market

People sat across from each other, sipping on cold brews and listening to what one person had to say about race.


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Acquitted Officers Sue Mayor, District Attorney And Police Commissioner, Claiming Defamation

Five former members of the Philadelphia narcotics squad are now suing the mayor, police commissioner and district attorney for defamation.


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Man Accused Of Stabbing Woman, Child Scheduled For Hearing In Maryland

The mother and daughter remain in critical condition.



Man Shot Multiple Times During Holmesburg Home Invasion

It happened around 5 a.m. in the 4700 block of Oakmont Street.


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One Dead, Another Injured In Hit-Run Crash In Juniata

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Sunday near East Luzerne and I Streets.


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Vandals Slash Tires On Vehicles In Queen Village

Authorities say a total of 18 tires were flattened early Sunday morning on vehicles along the 800 block of Swanson Street and the 100 block of Queen Street.


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Police: Husband In Custody In West Oak Lane Stabbing

Forty-one-year-old Steven Burton was picked up by police Sunday night in Maryland and was being questioned in connection with the stabbing of his 37-year-old wife and 21-month-old baby girl.


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Mother, Baby Daughter Stabbed In West Oak Lane

It happened around 12:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1900 block of Dallas Street.


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Man Critically Wounded In Shooting In Lawncrest

It happened just before 1 p.m. Saturday in the 500 block of East Hill Creek Road.


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Philadelphia Police Arrest 68 People In Kensington Drug Sting

68 people were arrested: 19 dealers and 49 buyers, 15 of whom are from the suburbs.