Authorities are investigating the suspicious death of a woman after she was found unconscious and partially clothed under a tree in Philadelphia's East Falls section. Katie Johnston reports.
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Woman Dies After Found Unconscious, Partially Clothed Under Tree In East FallsAuthorities are investigating the suspicious death of a woman after she was found unconscious and partially clothed under a tree in Philadelphia's East Falls section. Katie Johnston reports.
Police: Co-Worker Naheem Williamson Arrested In Tyree Roundtree's Murder Over $1,500 In Construction WagesA Philadelphia man has been arrested for the murder of Tyree Roundtree. Police said Thursday that 25-year-old Naheem Williamson has been charged with murder and related charges. Katie Johnston reports.
Lelands Auctioning Kobe Bryant Jersey Worn During Career At Lower Merion High SchoolA Kobe Bryant jersey worn during his high school career at Lower Merion High School is up for auction. Katie Johnston reports.
Camden Man, Edwin Zavaleta, Killed Girlfriend, Then Tampered With Scene: ProsecutorsA man who fatally stabbed and beat his girlfriend inside a southern New Jersey home and then tried to make it look like she had killed herself has been charged with her murder. Katie Johnston reports.
At Least 1 Injured After Vehicle Crashes Into Outdoor Dining Area In Northern LibertiesAt least one person was injured after a vehicle crashed into an outdoor dining area in Philadelphia's Northern Liberties. Katie Johnston reports.
Montgomery, Bucks Counties Begin Administering Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine To Children Ages 12-15 After FDA ApprovalMontgomery and Bucks Counties have begun administering Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to children 12 years and older after it was authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Katie Johnston reports.
Bradford County District Attorney Chad Salsman Drops 'Vicious Lies' Defense, Pleads Guilty In Sex CaseA Pennsylvania district attorney who had cast the sex case against him as a pack of “vicious lies” pleaded guilty Friday to pressuring clients for sex when he was a defense attorney and then coercing them to keep quiet about it. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Pennsylvania Dropping COVID-19 Vaccine Provider Map In Favor Of Feds'Pennsylvania is doing away with its own map of vaccine providers and says people looking for a COVID-19 shot should go to the federal government's provider map. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Rowan University To Offer $1,000 Incentives To Students To Receive COVID-19 VaccineOn-campus students at Rowan University now have 1,000 reasons to get the COVID-19 vaccine. The university said Thursday it will provide a $500 fall tuition credit and a $500 credit for on-campus housing for students who show proof of their vaccination before July 31. Katie Johnston reports.
Less Than A Third Of Parent Say They'd Let Their Child Get COVID-19 Vaccine Right Away, Survey FindsAs Covid-19 vaccine manufacturers try to get their shots authorized for younger children in the US, less than a third of parents say they would get their child vaccinated as soon as it is authorized for their age group, a survey reveals. Katie Johnston reports.
Mom's Comment May Have Led To Mays Landing Man Robert Lee Petrosh's US Capitol Breach ArrestA comment by a New Jersey man’s mother may have led to him being charged for participating in the Jan. 6 breach of the Capitol. Katie Johnston reports.
Philadelphia Museum Of Art Unveils Frank Gehry-Designed RenovationsAfter two decades of planning and construction, the Philadelphia Art Museum has unveiled a major renovation.
Will Smith Says He's Ready To Shed Pandemic Pounds And 'Get In Best Shape Of My Life'The two-time Oscar nominee took to social media to say he's ready to get fit and he's going to document it.
Pennsylvania To Lift COVID-19 Mitigation Efforts On Memorial Day, Mask Mandate When 70% Adults Are Fully VaccinatedPennsylvania will lift its COVID-19 restrictions, except for masking, on Memorial Day, Gov. Tom Wolf announced Tuesday. Wolf says the Commonwealth's mask mandate will be lifted when 70% of Pennsylvania adults are fully vaccinated. Katie Johnston reports.
Philadelphia Police: Teen Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Woman Multiple Times Over 3-Hour Period In West Philly Home InvasionPhiladelphia police are investigating a home invasion and sexual assault in the city's Spruce Hill section. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Philadelphia Eagles Select Alabama WR DeVonta Smith With 10th Pick In 2021 NFL DraftIn a rare move, the Eagles made a deal with the Cowboys, moving up to No. 10 to select Alabama wide receiver and Heisman Trophy winner DeVonta Smith. Geoff Petrulis reports.
'Everything Feels Good': Bryce Harper Hit In Face With 97 MPH Pitch, Leaves Game As Phillies Beat CardinalsHarper left the game in the sixth inning after getting hit in his left cheek on a 96.9 mph fastball from left-handed reliever Génesis Cabrera (0-1). Geoff Petrulis reports.
2021 NFL Draft: Kyle Pitts, Philadelphia Native & Florida Tight End, Could Make History If Selected In Top 5Philadelphia native Kyle Pitts could make history during the 2021 NFL Draft. The Florida tight end is one of the top talents in this year's draft and is expected to be selected in the top 5 Thursday night in Cleveland. Katie Johnston reports.
Philadelphia Increasing Dining Capacity, Indoor & Outdoor Gathering LimitsThe City of Philadelphia is expanding its indoor dining and outdoor gathering limits next week. Katie Johnston reports.
President Joe Biden To Visit Philadelphia On Friday To Celebrate Amtrak's 50th AnniversaryEyewitness News has learned President Joe Biden will visit Philadelphia later this week. Biden is expected to participate in a commemoration of Amtrak’s 50th anniversary. Katie Johnston reports.
Police Investigating Shooting In Smyrna Middle School Parking LotPolice say shots were fired in the front parking lot of Smyrna Middle School, around 10:15 a.m. Tuesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Some Push To Kill Off Pennsylvania Regulations Halted During PandemicPennsylvania put on ice hundreds of state government regulations during the pandemic, but policymakers are starting to weigh whether any of the suspended or revised rules should be jettisoned for good. Katie Johnston reports.
Best Public High Schools In The Philadelphia Region, According To U.S. News & World ReportSeveral schools in the Philadelphia region are earning high grades in this year's rankings of the best public high schools in the country. Katie Johnston reports.
Pennsylvania Population Lag Costs State A US House SeatFor Pennsylvania, the official word that its population growth continues to lag behind the nation’s marks the 10th consecutive decade the Keystone State has lost clout in Congress and presidential contests. Katie Johnston reports.