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Darby Man Charged With First-Degree Murder In Connection To Springfield Road Rage Shooting

SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (CBS) — Springfield Police have arrested a Darby man in connection to a road rage shooting that left a 54-year-old man dead earlier this week. Saddiq Washington, 22, is being charged with several offenses, including first-degree murder, third-degree murder, and recklessly endangering another person for killing King Hua.  “This is a senseless, brutal act,” Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollesteimer said. Hua was killed for simply driving too slowly, according to police. The murder has neighbors in Springfield on edge. Police say the key to catching the suspect was surveillance video from an auto body shop in Drexel Hill. Washington was...
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Body found tied up and shot inside trunk of burning car in Fox Chase, police say

PHILADELPHIA - A car has become the center of an investigation after a body was discovered inside its trunk after it went up in flames Saturday night. Fire crews responded to reports of a car fire on the 8500 block of Barry Road around 10:30 p.m. Police say the location was "suspicious," because it was on a bike path near Pennypack Creek in Fox Chase.
PHILADELPHIA, PA

Report: Nets' Plan For Ben Simmons Has Been Revealed

The dream duo of Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving lasted just a few seasons for the Brooklyn Nets. According to a report from ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, Nets general manager Sean Marks "is working with Kevin Durant and his business manager Rich Kleiman on finding a trade for the franchise star." Just days after learning Irving opted into his deal, Durant wants out.
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Look: Joel Embiid's Reaction To Kevin Durant News Goes Viral

Kevin Durant turned the NBA world upside down this Thursday, officially requesting a trade from the Brooklyn Nets. According to ESPN, Nets general manager Sean Marks is working with Durant to find a trade that'll benefit both parties. Obviously, Nets fans aren't loving this news. Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid,...
PHILADELPHIA, PA

Former 76ers Coach Brett Brown Lands New Job: NBA World Reacts

It's been two years since Brett Brown was ousted as head coach of the Philadelphia 76ers. But after two years out of the game, he's got a new job. On Thursday, ESPN NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Brown has agreed to rejoin the San Antonio Spurs coaching staff. Brown previously served as a top assistant on the Spurs from 2007 to 2013 before being hired by the 76ers.
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Wilmington youth complete city's Youth Police Academy

24 young men and women are the newest graduates of the Wilmington Police Department's annual Youth Police Academy. “The WPD Youth Academy is a fantastic opportunity for young people who are interested in law enforcement, or who may simply benefit from positive interactions with our police officers, to gain first-hand experience about the challenges and rewards associated with police work,” said Mayor Mike Purzycki.
WILMINGTON, DE

Telling stories of the Jewish experience

Jesse Bernstein is ready for the big stage. The East Passyunk resident will take over as artistic director of Theatre Ariel, Philadelphia’s only professional theater company dedicated to telling stories of the Jewish experience. Bernstein becomes just the second artistic director in the theater’s history, which spans more than...
PHILADELPHIA, PA
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Norristown to kick it into high gear this Fourth of July

NORRISTOWN — If it’s summer in Norristown, you can bet on two sure things – live music will be a weekly entertainment – and fireworks will cap off a festive Fourth of July. For decades Norristown residents and neighbors have been enjoying the bounty of talent...
NORRISTOWN, PA
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Sixers interested in reunion with veteran big man: report

While the Sixers pursue P.J. Tucker and keep tabs on Kevin Durant's sudden trade request, they'd also like to add depth to a roster that was severely lacking after last season's James Harden trade. And it sounds like one way they're looking to add talent to the bench is by...
PHILADELPHIA, PA

71-year-old woman is second visitor to be attacked by a bison in Yellowstone National Park this week

A visitor was gored by a bison in Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday. It was the second such attack in the park in three days. The tourist, a 71-year-old woman from West Chester, Pennsylvania, reportedly approached the animal by accident while she and her daughter returned to their car after hiking near the park's central lake, according to the National Park Service. The bull, or male, bison then charged.
WEST CHESTER, PA

‘This Is Hatred, This Is Foul’: Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner, Teachers’ Union Denounce Legislation Targeting LGBTQ Youth

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner and the teachers’ union condemned bills in Harrisburg that would affect the LGTBQ+ community. Two passed the Pennsylvania Senate on Wednesday. One would restrict what Republicans call “sexually explicit content.” Another restricts instruction about sexual orientation and gender identity in schools. Krasner called the bills “despicable.” “We hope and expect that they will be vetoed because this is hatred, this is foul,” Krasner said. “People are already hurt. They are already hurt because they have been singled out, they have been pointed out. They have been told they are not good enough and none of that is true.” The district attorney said the Pennsylvania legislature should concentrate on the gun violence epidemic.
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Bison gores 71-year-old woman in Yellowstone's second attack this week

A visitor was gored by a bison in Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday. It was the second such attack in the park in three days. The tourist, a 71-year-old woman from West Chester, Pennsylvania, reportedly approached the animal by accident while she and her daughter returned to their car after hiking near the park's central lake, according to the National Park Service. The bull, or male, bison then charged.The woman was transported to a hospital in Cody, Wyoming, which is about 50 miles away, and treated for non-life threatening injuries, the NPS said. The attack is not the first of its kind...
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