Dalai Lama Will Receive Liberty Medal in Philadelphia on October 26th"This is a lifetime achievement award and it's a capstone, just recognizing his influence over many decades," says National Constitution Center president and CEO Jeffrey Rosen.
Investigation Continues Into Delco Apartment Fire That Displaced DozensNeighbors say the fire started in the basement, but that remains under investigation along with the cause.
Authorities Seize $3.3 Million In Heroin In PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia District Attorney Seth Williams was flanked by members of the Drug Enforcement Agency and Philadelphia Police as he announced a $3.3 million heroin bust made at the end of April.
Special Olympics Torch Makes Way Through PhiladelphiaA torch run is underway across all 50 states in advance of next month's start of the Special Olympics World Games.
Exhibit At Local Church Honors Pope Francis, Encourages Overcoming StrugglesAn interactive art exhibit is coming to the grounds of The Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul just in time for Pope Francis' visit.
New N.J. State Police 'Ghost' Cruisers Drawing Ire and PraiseSome drivers say the department's use of these grey-on-black vehicles amounts to entrapment.
NTSB Continues Amtrak Derailment Probe, Diluting Some Theories and RumorsInvestigators with the National Transportation Safety Board continue looking at several possible factors, including signals, cell phone records, work records, and more.
Thousands Of Rowers Compete In Final Day Of Dad Vail RegattaThe day started with a low cloud ceiling, but that did little to dampen the enthusiasm of the crew team members from more than 120 schools across the country and Canada.
Area Massage Therapist Charged With Assaulting ClientJames Deiter, 63, was employed at Massage Envy, in West Goshen, and at Massage Therapy, in Lancaster County.
At Girard College, Marking 50 Years Since Beginning of the End of Segregation There Some of the original Freedom Fighters whose protest led to the desegregation of Girard College in the 1960s were back outside the school this morning, celebrating 50 years since their historic demonstration.
Two Civil Abuse Suits Settled With ArchdioceseTwo men have settled their civil cases against the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.