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Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting At South Jersey Apartment Complex: Prosecutor

A 22-year-old man from Burlington County has been charged in the fatal shooting of another man in an apartment complex parking lot, authorities said. Teon Macklin-Goodwine, of the Tory Estates apartments in Clementon, was charged with murder, robbery and weapons offenses in connection with the killing, according to Burlington County Acting Prosecutor LaChia L. Bradshaw and Maple Shade Police Chief Christopher J. Fletcher.

Police: Homeless Man Allegedly Stabs 15-Year-Old Boy In Self-Defense In Center City

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police say a homeless man stabbed a 15-year-old boy in the neck at 15th and JFK in Center City on Tuesday night. It happened just before 8 p.m. Police say the suspect told investigators a group of teenagers was throwing things at him and he stabbed the teen in self-defense. The teen is in stable condition. So far, no charges have been filed.

MLB World Reacts To The Bryce Harper Surgery News

Philadelphia Phillies slugger Bryce Harper will be out of the team's lineup for the foreseeable future. It was reported on Tuesday that he'll undergo surgery to stabilize his broken left thumb. It has not yet been announced when Harper will go under the knife. According to NBC Sports' Jim Salisbury,...

Murder charge refiled in Trooper case

The Bristol community won’t soon forget the fateful morning of March 21. Local Pennsylvania State Trooper Martin F. Mack III and Trooper Branden Sisca were trying to aid Reyes Rivera Oliveras as he walked along I-95, but all were fatally struck and killed by 21-year-old Jayana Tanae Webb, who was under the influence of alcohol.

Former Phillies reliever suffers broken elbow during brawl

ANAHEIM, Calif. — A day after nine members of the Angels were suspended for their roles in Sunday’s fight against the Mariners, the team revealed that Archie Bradley will suffer the most. The Angels relief pitcher tripped going over the dugout railing when the fight began, bracing himself...
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Philadelphia Man Charged With Lying to Feds About Blaze That Killed Firefighter

A Philadelphia man is accused of lying to a federal agent in connection with a blaze that killed a firefighter on June 18. The suspect, identified as Al-Ashraf Khalil in a criminal complaint obtained by The Daily Beast, owns the building in which the fire started, and was seen nearby acting suspiciously in the moments immediately before the structure went up in flames, according to the complaint. He later told ATF agents that he was at home during the blaze. However, the feds say, Khalil was caught in surveillance video on the scene. Khalil, who has not been charged with the alleged arson itself, does not yet have a lawyer listed in court records and was unable to be reached for comment. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms is set to hold a news conference about the case at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

With High Draft Pick, Experts Say Flyers Will Select …

The NHL draft is nine nights away, and defenseman David Jiricek is favored to be the Philadelphia Flyers’ top pick, based on the consolidated predictions of some of the most respected experts. The Flyers have the No. 5 overall selection in the first round July 7. My pick would...

Here’s why Phillies fans are upset about Óscar Mercado

Phillies fans demand Cole Hamels’ number be retired after team announces newcomer Óscar Mercado will wear it. On Monday, the Philadelphia Phillies announced that they claimed outfielder Óscar Mercado off waivers from the Cleveland Guardians, a move to bolster their lack of outfield depth. Fans were optimistic...

Allen Iverson Uniforms Coming Back? NBA World Reacts

Buckle up, Sixers fans. The iconic Allen Iverson uniforms could be making a comeback. According to the Philly Inquirer, the Philadelphia 76ers are reportedly considering bringing back the black Allen Iverson uniforms in the near future. In the words of LeBron James, "It's about damn time." The Philadelphia 76ers should...

6 injured in Philadelphia shootings

Four people were injured in a pair of double shootings Monday night, and two men were injured in stabbings early Tuesday morning. Gunfire erupted just after 9 p.m. Monday on the 2500 block of S. Millick Street in Southwest Philadelphia. Police said a 23-year-old man who was shot in the chest was rushed to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center in extremely critical condition.