Former USGA Employee Robert Fryer Allegedly Embezzled More Than $3 Million In US Open TicketsA former United States Golf Association employee from Bucks County has been charged in an embezzlement scheme selling unauthorized tickets to the U.S. Open. Katie Johnston reports.
Reports: 76ers, Joel Embiid Agree To $196 million, 4-Year Contract ExtensionThe Sixers have agreed to a four-year, $196 million supermax contract extension with Joel Embiid, sources tell the Associated Press and ESPN's Ramona Shelburne. Katie Johnston reports.
USWNT Star, New Jersey Native Carli Lloyd Announces RetirementChange is on the horizon for the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team. USWNT star and New Jersey native Carli Lloyd has announced her retirement. Katie Johnston reports.
Montgomery County Officials Strongly Considering New Face Mask Requirements For All County Facilities, OfficesOfficials in Montgomery County are considering new recommendations for masking while indoors for the general public. CBS3 has learned the new guidance could come on Friday. Katie Johnston reports.
District Attorney Larry Krasner Files Contempt Motions Against Philadelphia Police DepartmentThe Philadelphia District Attorney’s office is asking that the city’s police department be held in contempt of court for failing to turn over information related to officers’ misconduct and disciplinary histories. Katie Johnston reports.
Merion Golf Club To Host 2030, 2050 US Opens As Part Of Long-Term Relationship With USGAThe U.S. Open will be among several golf championships coming to Delaware County over the next 30 years, the United States Golf Association said Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Philadelphia Flyers Sign Goalie Carter Hart To 3-Year Contract ExtensionThe Philadelphia Flyers have signed goaltender Carter Hart to a 3-year contract extension. The deal locks up Hart in Philadelphia through the 2023-24 NHL season and is worth $3.979 million. Katie Johnston reports.
MAGA Hat Theft At Last Year's Democratic National Convention In Wilmington Leads To Hate Crime PleaTwo women who confronted supporters of Donald Trump and took a “Make America Great Again” hat from them at the Democratic National Convention in Wilmington last year have pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges of theft, child endangerment and hate crimes. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Scratch-Off Ticket Worth $3 Million Sold In Montgomery CountySomeone in the Philadelphia area just became a millionaire! Pennsylvania Lottery officials say a $3 million-winning scratch-off ticket was sold at a Wawa in Norristown, Montgomery County. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Roc Nation Sports: Danny Green, Philadelphia 76ers Agree To 2-Year, $20 Million DealA key piece of the Philadelphia 76ers playoff puzzle last season is coming back. Roc Nation Sports tweeted early Thursday morning that the Sixers and Danny Green have agreed to a two-year, $20 million deal. Geoff Petrulis reports.
New Jersey Man To Plead Guilty In US Capitol Breach, Attorney SaysA New Jersey man facing a 12-count indictment for his role in the Jan. 6 breach of the Capitol is set to plead guilty. Katie Johnston reports.
Report: Sixers Sign Center Andre Drummond To 1-Year DealNBA Free Agency began Monday and the Sixers aren't wasting any time. Free-agent center Andre Drummond has agreed to a one-year deal with the 76ers, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Katie Johnston reports.
Delaware Police: Man Charged After Crash, Trooper AssaultA man was arrested after his truck crashed into a tree and he assaulted two state troopers as emergency workers tried to take him for treatment, Delaware State Police said. Katie Johnston reports.
HISTORY! Trenton Native Athing Mu Becomes First Woman To Win Gold Medal In 800M Since 1968History at the Olympic Games in Toyko! Athing Mu, a native of Trenton, New Jersey, has become the first American woman to win the Gold Medal in the 800m race since the 1968 Mexico City Games. Katie Johnston reports.
Allen Iverson To Get His Own Cannabis Strain In New Partnership With Al Harrington's Company ViolaSixers legend Allen Iverson is going to have his own cannabis strain. Iverson is partnering with former NBA player Al Harrington's cannabis company, Viola, in an effort to change the stigma between athletes and cannabis. Curtis Silva reports.
University of Pennsylvania Hospital-Penn Presbyterian Named 13th Best Hospital In CountryUniversity of Pennsylvania Hospital-Penn Presbyterian has been ranked as the 13th best hospital in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Honor Roll survey. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Eagles: Position Battles To Watch During Training CampHead coach Nick Sirianni has plenty of position battles to oversee in his first training camp. Katie Johnston reports.
Reports: Flyers To Sign Defenseman Keith Yandle To 1-Year DealGeneral manager Chuck Fletcher isn't done remaking the Flyers' defense. The Flyers will sign veteran defenseman Keith Yandle to a one-year contract, according to multiple reports. Katie Johnston reports.
Photographer Catches Rare Roseate Spoonbills In Cumberland CountyIt's a rare sight to see - especially in Cumberland County. Officials with Cumberland County posted photos Sunday of two Roseate Spoonbills in a marsh. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Eagles Rumors: Birds Likely To Be 'In Play' For QB Deshaun Watson, But Trade Might Not Come Until After 2021-22 SeasonThe Philadelphia Eagles are expected to be in the mix for quarterback Deshaun Watson when the Houston Texans trade him -- but that might not happen until after the 2021-22 season. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Flyers Trade Defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere To Arizona CoyotesThe Flyers on Thursday traded defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere to the Arizona Coyotes in a cap-clearing move. Katie Johnston reports.
Health Officials: Philly Residents Should Wear Masks Again In Public Indoor Spaces To Help Stop Spread Of COVID Delta VariantA mask recommendation has been issued in Philadelphia as COVID-19 Delta variant cases continue to rise. Katie Johnston reports.
Sixers Listed With Sixth Best Odds To Win 2022 NBA FinalsAccording to BetOnline.ag, the Sixers are seen as being tied with the Los Angeles Clippers and Utah Jazz for the sixth-best odds of claiming the 2022 NBA title. Katie Johnston reports.
Emergency Crews Respond To Second Alarm Fire At Coatesville Home After Report Of Explosion With Entrapment, Officials SayChopper 3 is over a house fire in Chester County Wednesday afternoon. Officials were called to the 400 block of Hibernia Road in Coatesville for a report of an explosion with entrapment around 11:45 a.m. Katie Johnston reports.