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President Obama Thanks Rescue Workers Who Responded To Amtrak Derailment

President Barack Obama has paused in Philadelphia to thank the city and its rescue workers for their response to the Amtrak derailment.

05/18/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene on Monday, May 11, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

Woman Speaks Out After Rescue On Northeast Extension In Montgomery County

By Steve Patterson MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa., (CBS) — “I was just terrified. I thought I was going to be dead.” When 78-year-old Nahlin Duka felt the first impact she knew she and her daughter were […]

05/12/2015

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Rescue At Sea: CBS 3’s Kate Bilo With U.S. Coast Guard

It’s an incredible sight: a helicopter only about 30 or 40 feet away from your head. Imagine it’s your only ride to safety. That’s what CBS 3 meteorologist Kate Bilo did earlier this week. She went out on the water with the U.S. Coast Guard to see how they perform a rescue at sea.

05/08/2015

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Kayaker Rescues Man Who Jumped Off Bridge In Suicide Attempt

Police in Little Ferry, New Jersey, say a witness saw the man jump into the Hackensack River about 5 miles west of New York City around 8:20 a.m. Sunday.

05/03/2015

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Good Samaritan Rescues Neighbor From Burning Home In Chester County

It happened Thursday morning in East Vincent Township, Chester County.

04/02/2015

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Firefighters Rescue Puppy From Pemberton, NJ Creek

The puppy is now being examined at the Burlington County animal control facility.

03/30/2015

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Frozen: Kate Bilo Dives Into Ice Rescue Training

As temperatures plunge tonight, you might think those icy ponds are frozen solid and safe. Don’t be fooled. As Eyewitness Weather meteorologist Kate Bilo found out when she joined a local fire department for ice rescue training, ice that looks solid can be a death trap.

02/02/2015

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Nearly-frozen, Emaciated Dog Rescued From Home In Chester County

The dog was reportedly living inside a “urine-soaked” wire cage with no food. His water was frozen and he was exposed to 20 degree temperatures.

01/14/2015

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Camden County Police Officers Rescue Mother And 2 Children From Burning Home

Officials say officers from the Camden County Police Department rescued a family from a burning home in Camden Wednesday afternoon.

01/01/2015

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PSPCA: 62 Small Dogs And Puppies Rescued From Home In Lancaster Co.

The PSPCA also says some of the dogs were living with untreated medical conditions.

12/17/2014

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6 Rescued, Including Infant, From House Fire In Germantown

Firefighters rescued six people from a Germantown home after flames broke out overnight.

12/14/2014

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Phila. Police Officer Speaks Out After Being Rescued From Burning Patrol Car By Good Samaritans

Forty-eight hours after he was trapped inside his burning patrol car following an accident on a South Philadelphia street, Officer Mark Kimsey, walking on crutches, his girlfriend at his side, returned to the 17th Police District to tell his remarkable story of survival — and the two Good Samaritans who saved his life.

11/10/2014

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Responders At 9-11 Event Rescue 2 From Ocean In Cape May

Members of the Cape May Fire Department, beach patrol and Coast Guard Training Center’s fire department were leaving the ceremony Thursday night when they were alerted that someone was in distress offshore.

09/12/2014

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PSPCA Rescues 3 Dogs From West Oak Lane Home

The Pennsylvania SPCA says officers rescued three emaciated dogs from a home in Philadelphia’s West Oak Lane neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.

08/27/2014

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Woman Rescued After Vehicle Goes Into Water In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday near Cobbs Creek Parkway and Greenway Aevnue.

08/19/2014

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