| May 2, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Qu’eed Batts, a 14-year-old Easton killer who became a symbol in the debate over how the justice system treats young offenders, was resentenced Friday to life in prison without parole — the same punishment he previously received, and one...
| May 3, 2014
| 7:47 PM
Armed with a staple gun and a sheaf of bright pink posters, Derrick McCall is trying to stop this city's decline.
He drives his noisy city truck through North Philadelphia, looking for a house on 26th Street, one of the 25,000 vacant structures in the...
| Apr 24, 2014
This just in from the state attorney general's office. Keep in mind that nobody's been convicted of anything at this point. The investigation involves allegations of ethical misconduct against unspecified officials at PennDOT District 6, based in...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 6:11 PM
Q: There was a large pothole on Geryville Pike in Milford Township, near the Route 663 intersection. I was one of 22 motorists that had hit this crater, which claimed two of my tires and one rim. For several days no warning signs were posted and you...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:16 AM
At first glance, it looked like another damaging blunder for Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane.
She shut down a corruption investigation of fellow Democrats in Philadelphia — four current legislators and a former judge — even...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 11:14 AM
There's something about the funding for the Museum of the American Revolution that might make you do a double-take.
The $118 million (some reports say $150 million) museum will be built in Philadelphia, fittingly, and more than $100 million already...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Franny Beecher, 92, a guitarist for Bill Haley and the Comets, who helped kick off the rock 'n' roll era with the hit "Rock Around the Clock" in 1955, died in his sleep Monday night at a nursing home near Philadelphia, his daughter Pauline Grinstead said....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Kevin Grow has gone from longtime manager of his high school basketball team to a member of the Philadelphia 76ers in a matter of weeks.
Born with Down syndrome, Grow has been manager at Bensalem (Pa.) High for the last four years. For the final two...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 12:45 PM
Marjorie B. "Midge" Price, a homemaker and singer who had been a professional photographer, died April 8 of Alzheimer's disease at Blakehurst Retirement Community in Towson. She was 84.
The daughter of Donald Swann "Ducky" Beard, an insurance executive,...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Maryland State Police and Harford Sheriff's Office report:
Jonathan A. Waldon, 53, of the 100 block of Hamilton Avenue, was charged Friday with malicious destruction of property valued at $1,000.
Gary Izell Osborne, 24, of the 400 block...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
This week, your questions are answered by renowned veterinary behaviorist Dr. Karen Overall, the Philadelphia, PA-based contributing author to "Decoding Your Dog: The Ultimate Experts Explain Common Dog Behaviors and Reveal How to Prevent or Change...