Author Yaron Weitzman On Philadelphia 76ers, Sam Hinkie, Josh Harris, Joel EmbiidThe author of "Tanking to the Top: The Philadelphia 76ers and the Most Audacious Process in the History of Professional Sports" talks with CBS Local's DJ Sixsmith about the Sixers, Sam Hinkie, The Process, and what Philly will look like if the NBA season returns.
Kevin Bacon Leading Celebrities To Participate In #IStayHomeFor Challenge During Coronavirus PandemicPhiladelphia native Kevin Bacon is leading the pack of celebs participating in the #IStayHomeFor challenge. Katie Johnston reports.
Tokyo Olympics Postponed Until 2021 Over COVID-19 ConcernsThe summer Olympics are now officially postponed.
Parx Casino Closing Sunday, Harrah's Philadelphia Closed Due To Coronavirus ConcernsHarrah's Philadelphia has not said when it will reopen.
Philadelphia School District Says Employee In Self-Quarantine After Coming Into Contact With COVID-19 PatientThe School District of Philadelphia says an employee is currently under self-quarantine after coming into contact with a person who has the coronavirus. Katie Johnston reports.
Wells Fargo Center Cancels All Events Thursday Amid Coronavirus Concerns, Including Dan + Shay ConcertAny tickets will be refunded or honored at the later date.
Penn State University Moves To Remote Learning Due To Coronavirus ConcernsPenn State University is moving all of its classes online beginning on Monday due to coronavirus concerns. Katie Johnston reports.
Convicted Rapist, Disgraced Movie Producer Harvey Weinstein Sentenced To 23 Years In PrisonWeinstein also faces felony charges in Los Angeles.
Delaware Lawmakers Eye Ban On Cashless StoresSome state lawmakers say that if you do business in Delaware, you need to accept cash. Katie Johnston reports.
New Jersey Woman Sentenced For Keeping Sri Lankan National As ‘Slave’A woman has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for forcing a Sri Lankan national to work for her for nine years without pay and even marry her so her employee could stay in the country. Katie Johnston reports.
West Chester University Moves To Remote Learning For Remainder Of Spring Semester Due To Coronavirus ConcernsWest Chester University announced Tuesday that it has decided to move to remote learning for the rest of the spring semester due to coronavirus concerns. Katie Johnston reports.
$1 Million-Winning Pennsylvania Lottery Scratch-Off Ticket Sold In Bucks CountyA $1 million-winning $1,000,000 Riches Scratch-Off ticket was sold in Bucks County. Katie Johnston reports.
Over Dozen Horses Killed When Fire Erupts At Berks County Training FacilityFifteen horses were killed when a fire destroyed a barn at a horse training facility in Berks County, authorities said. Katie Johnston reports.
Lancaster County Man Sentenced For Threatening To Post Lewd Photos Of Teenage Co-Worker On Social MediaA Pennsylvania man who threatened to post lewd photos of a teenage co-worker on social media after she stopped talking to him is now headed to state prison. Katie Johnston reports.
$1 Million Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Sold In PhiladelphiaSomeone in our area is $1 million richer after a jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket was sold in Philadelphia. Katie Johnston reports.
Camden County Officials: 3 People Kidnap Man From North Jersey, Force Him To Withdraw MoneyThree people are accused of kidnapping a man from North Jersey and driving him to three banks to withdraw money. Katie Johnston reports.
Authorities: New Jersey Woman Fatally Beat Male Roommate With Tape Dispenser, Shower Rod During DisputeA woman fatally beat her male roommate with a tape dispenser, a shower rod and other items during a dispute inside their Ocean County home last month, authorities said. Katie Johnston reports.
New Jersey College Cancels Out-Of-State Travel For Athletic Teams Over Coronavirus ConcernsA New Jersey college has canceled out-of-state travel for its athletic teams over coronavirus concerns. Katie Johnston reports.
American Airlines Flight Heading To San Juan Diverts To Philadelphia Due To Odor In CabinAn American Airlines flight heading to San Juan, Puerto Rico had to be diverted back to Philadelphia International Airport due to an odor in the cabin. Katie Johnston reports.
Pennsylvania Adds Dozen Counties To Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine ZoneThe invasive spotted lanternfly is continuing its westward march across Pennsylvania, with state agriculture officials nearly doubling the number of counties in a quarantine zone meant to limit the pest’s spread. Katie Johnston reports.
States Scramble To Prepare Ahead Of Food Stamps Rule ChangeFrom Hawaii to Pennsylvania, states are scrambling to blunt the impact, with roughly 700,000 people at risk of losing benefits unless they meet certain work, training or school requirements. Katie Johnston reports.
Officials: Pennsylvania Couple Die In Murder-Suicide While 2 Young Children Inside HomeA Pennsylvania man fatally shot his girlfriend in their home and then turned the gun on himself while two young children were also in the residence, state police said. Katie Johnston reports.
2 Camden County Minors Charged In Tik Tok 'Skullbreaker Challenge'The child victim suffered a seizure, closed head injury and a concussion. Katie Johnston reports.
Roxborough High School Placed In Lock-in Status Following Shooting ThreatRoxborough High School has been placed in lock-in status Tuesday following a shooting threat. Philadelphia police say the school received several calls from an unknown person stating they were going to blow up and shoot up the school, which is located on the 6400 block of Ridge Avenue. Katie Johnston reports.