President Trump Won't Follow New Jersey Quarantine Mandate During Upcoming Trip, White House SaysHours after Gov. Phil Murphy joined New York and Connecticut in issuing a travel advisory to combat the spread of coronavirus, the White House says President Donald Trump will not abide by the advisory this weekend. Katie Johnston reports.
Philly DA Charges Man For Assaulting Photographer At Marconi Plaza, Suggests Police Not Applying Law EquallyPhiladelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner announced assault and announced assault and related charges against one man stemming from one of a number of protests of a now-covered Columbus statue in South Philly while suggesting “unequal application of the law” by police during the demonstrations. Katie Johnston reports.
Bryce Harper, Wife Kayla Announce They Are Expecting Second ChildPhiladelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper and his wife Kayla are expecting their second child, and baby No. 2 is a girl! Bryce posted an image of him and his wife holding an ultrasound photo with pink balloons around them Monday morning. Katie Johnston reports.
New Jersey Is Least Patriotic State In America, Study FindsA new study ranked New Jersey the worst patriotic state in America. WalletHub released its 2020's Most Patriotic States in America survey on Monday morning. Katie Johnston reports.
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Man In Federal Custody, Accused Of Blowing Up ATM In North Philadelphia During Unrest In City Over George Floyd's MurderA Philadelphia man is in federal custody, accused of blowing up an ATM and possessing an illegal firearm during unrest in the city during the aftermath of George Floyd's murder. Katie Johnston reports.
Officials: 2 Philadelphia Women Get Jail Time For Damaging Yellowstone National Park Thermal AreaTwo Philadelphia women have been ordered by a federal magistrate judge in Wyoming to spend two days in jail for leaving a boardwalk and damaging a thermal area in Yellowstone National Park. Katie Johnston reports.
Court Tosses Lebanon County Ban On Probationers Using Medical PotThe justices said that probationers holding a valid medical marijuana card are immune from punishment under the state’s medical marijuana law. Katie Johnston reports.
State Trooper, Good Samaritan Rescue 8 People From Sinking Boat In Ocean CountyA state police trooper and a good Samaritan combined to help eight people safely escape a boat that was sinking in a waterway at the New Jersey shore last weekend. Katie Johnston reports.
Pennsylvania Wildlife Center Warning Residents Of Danger Spotted Lanternfly Glue Traps Pose To WildlifeA Pennsylvania wildlife center is warning residents of the danger glue traps pose to wildlife. Katie Johnston reports.
Quaker Oats Retiring Aunt Jemima BrandA new brand will be revealed in the fall.
Philadelphia Court Supervisor Fired After Video Shows Him Tearing Down Signs And Saying Black Lives Don't MatterAn employee of Philadelphia Family Court was fired Monday after a video surfaced showing him ripping signs off a fence and responding to someone who says “Black lives matter” with “not to me, they don’t." Katie Johnston reports.
Ground Beef Sold At Walmart, Other Retailers RecalledThe beef tested positive for e. coli during routine testing.
Delaware County Sheriff’s Office Bans Deputies From Using Choke Hold During Physical Altercations While On DutyThe Delaware County Sheriff's Office has banned all deputies from using chokeholds during any physical altercation while working. Katie Johnston reports.
Asbury Park Defies Gov. Murphy's Order, Will Allow Indoor DiningAsbury Park, the Jersey shore city often associated with Bruce Springsteen, is defying New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy’s executive order and will allow limited indoor dining at its restaurants. Katie Johnston reports.
Philadelphia Police Investigating After Body Of Woman Found Inside Suitcase In KensingtonPolice were called to the area of Kensington and Allegheny Avenues just before 10 a.m. Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
Pennsylvania House Speaker Says He'll Leave Office Next WeekThe highest-ranking Republican in the state House said Wednesday he will leave office next week, creating an election-year power vacuum atop the politically riven chamber. Katie Johnston reports.
Study: Sugary Drinks, Milk And Chocolate Can Cause AcneIf you're an acne sufferer who has long thought chocolate, sweets, dairy and other fatty foods made your acne worse — even though your doctor said it was all in your head, not your face — you've been vindicated. Katie Johnston reports.
'We Need Help': Allentown Among Small Cities Facing Fiscal Calamity From VirusUnfilled potholes, uncollected trash, un-mowed grass and, most significantly, fewer police on the street are some of what Allentown says it’s contemplating unless Washington helps it plug a multimillion-dollar budget hole left by the coronavirus pandemic. Katie Johnston reports.
Trout, Manning, Amos Among Nominees For New Jersey Hall Of FameBaseball superstar Mike Trout, Super Bowl champion Eli Manning, “Good Times” actor John Amos, and film star Danny Aiello are among this year’s nominees for the New Jersey Hall of Fame. Katie Johnston reports.
Police Investigating After Woman Found Dead Inside Vehicle With Infant, 3-Year-Old In Backseat In East Goshen TownshipPolice were called to the area of North Chester Road and Meadow Creek Lane on June 8 at 7:42 p.m. after a motorist reported a vehicle stopped on the shoulder of the road.
2 Survive After Breaching Whale Capsizes Boat Along Jersey ShoreTwo people survived after they were tossed into the ocean when a breaching whale capsized their boat along the New Jersey shore. Katie Johnston reports.
11 New Coronavirus Cases In Pennsylvania Linked To Jersey Shore Beach House GatheringsBucks County health officials say 11 new coronavirus cases have been traced to Jersey Shore gatherings. Katie Johnston reports.
Atlantic City Man Faces Federal Rioting Charge For Alleged Facebook Post Encouraging Riots During George Floyd ProtestFederal authorities charged an Atlantic City man Thursday with using social media to participate in and encourage rioting after investigators reviewed posts and video on his Facebook page. Katie Johnston reports.