Report: Sixers, Ben Simmons' Agent Engaging In Talks To Bring Him Back To Philly In 'Near Future'Ben Simmons' time in Philadelphia might not be over after all. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports a source tells ESPN that the possibility of Simmons reporting to the team has "increased" in recent days. Katie Johnston reports.
Pennsylvania Ranks No. 21 Among States With Biggest Bullying ProblemsBullying among children is a huge problem across the United States. Pennsylvania landed No. 21 on WalletHub's States with the Biggest Bullying Problems survey. Katie Johnston reports.
NJ Blocks Arrests, Citations As Markers For Police PromotionNew Jersey police departments cannot consider the number of arrests made or citations handed out as criteria of an officer’s performance for promotion under a new law signed Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
Flyers To Induct Paul Holmgren, Rick Tocchet Into Team's Hall Of FameFlyers legends Paul Holmgren and Rick Tocchet are headed to the organization's Hall of Fame, the team announced Thursday afternoon. Katie Johnston reports.
Red Hot Chili Peppers To Perform At Citizens Bank Park Next SeptemberDid you miss the Red Hot Chili Peppers the last time they performed in Philadelphia? Well, you now have another opportunity to catch the band live in the City of Brotherly Love. Katie Johnston reports.
Former Sixers Guard Tony Wroten Among 18 Ex-NBA Players Charged In $4 Million Health Care Fraud SchemeA former Philadelphia 76er is among 18 former NBA players charged with defrauding the league’s health and welfare benefit plan out of $4 million, according to an indictment Thursday in New York. Katie Johnston reports.
Antonia Pantoja Charter School Staff Finds Bullet Holes In Cafeteria, Philadelphia Police SayStaff at a Philadelphia charter school found bullet holes and fragments in the cafeteria Thursday morning when they went to open it up to students, according to Philadelphia police. Katie Johnston reports.
Pfizer Seeks FDA Authorization Of COVID Vaccine For Children Ages 5 To 11Pfizer and BioNTech said Thursday they are seeking US Food and Drug Administration emergency use authorization for their Covid-19 vaccine for children ages 5 to 11. Katie Johnston reports.
Offshore Wind Is Both A Boon And An Unknown, New Jersey Leaders SayNew Jersey environmental and utility regulators say they strongly support offshore wind energy as a way to address climate change, but they caution that the nascent industry will also bring side effects. Katie Johnston reports.
Philadelphia Ranked Among Top 40 Greenest Cities In America, Survey FindsPhiladelphia has been named among 2021’s top 40 greenest cities in America, according to a new survey. WalletHub’s 2021 Greenest Cities in America survey ranks the City of Brotherly Love No. 38 overall. Katie Johnston reports.
Workers At All Of Kellogg's U.S. Cereal Plants Go On StrikeThe strike includes plants in Omaha, Nebraska Battle Creek, Michigan; Lancaster, Pennsylvania; and Memphis, Tennessee. Katie Johnston reports.
September Named Deadliest Month In Philadelphia With 54 Reported Homicides, Police SayThe month of September was the deadliest month for the city of Philadelphia, with 54 homicides reported. Katie Johnston reports.
Dover International Speedway Offering Laps To People Who Get VaccinatedDover International Speedway is offering the chance to drive around its “Monster Mile” to people who get vaccinated against COVID-19 at the racetrack later this month. Katie Johnston reports.
30-Year-Old In Critical Condition After Being Shot Six Times, Philadelphia Police SayA 30-year-old is in critical condition after being shot six times in the city's Brewerytown neighborhood, according to Philadelphia police. Katie Johnston reports.
Delaware County Seeing Increase In Syphilis Cases, Could Be Highest County Has Seen In 20 Years By End Of YearDelaware County is reporting an increase in syphilis cases, the Pennsylvania Health Advisory Network announced on Tuesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Girls' And Boys' PCL Championship To Return To The Palestra In February 2022The finals of the 2022 Girls' & Boys' PCL Championships will return to Philadelphia once again in February. Katie Johnston reports.
Jefferson University Hospital Shooting Suspect Previously Had Multiple Firearms Seized By Police, Returned In JuneThe suspect in Monday morning's deadly shooting inside Jefferson University Hospital will be charged with murder, Philadelphia police said Tuesday afternoon. Katie Johnston reports.
Northampton County Man, Shaun Runyon, Charged With Killing 3 Coworkers While On Florida Work TripA Nazareth man faces murder and aggravated battery charges after authorities in Florida say he beat and stabbed three of his coworkers to death while on a work trip. Katie Johnston reports.
VIDEO: 2 Men Wanted For Hunting Park Avenue Homicide, Philadelphia Police SayThe Philadelphia Police Department is looking for two suspects after a man was shot and killed in the city's Nicetown section. Katie Johnston reports.
J&J Seeks US Clearance For COVID-19 Vaccine Booster DosesJohnson & Johnson asked the Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday to allow extra shots of its COVID-19 vaccine as the U.S. government moves toward expanding its booster campaign to millions more vaccinated Americans. Katie Johnston reports.
Analysis: Andy Reid's Homecoming Easier Than Tom Brady'sAndy Reid kicked off Homecoming Sunday with a record-setting win in Philadelphia, and Tom Brady finished it with one of his own against Bill Belichick in New England. The road to victory was easier for Reid. Katie Johnston reports.
Alain Vigneault Denies Robin Lehner's Player Medication AllegationsPhiladelphia Flyers coach Alain Vigneault on Monday denied accusations that he ever gave players drugs without doctor's consent as suggested in a string of social media posts by Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Robin Lehner. Katie Johnston reports.
Facebook, Instagram & WhatsApp Experience Widespread OutageFacebook and some Facebook-owned platforms are experiencing a widespread outage Monday afternoon. Katie Johnston reports.
Officials In Ocean County Investigating Suspicious Deaths Of 2 Individuals Found Inside Home In Surf CityOfficials in Ocean County are investigating the suspicious deaths of two people inside a home in Surf City. Katie Johnston reports.