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A Vast Refinery Site in Philadelphia Is Being Redeveloped and Called ‘The Bellwether District.’ But for Black Residents Nearby, Justice Awaits

One minute, the 3-year-old was playing tag in the grass—her braided hair bouncing with each step—while the hulking remains of a 150-year-old oil refinery loomed nearby. Then, suddenly, she couldn’t breathe. Many residents here in the Grays Ferry section of Philadelphia live with asthma and other chronic...
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NBA World Reacts To Sunday Morning Kyrie Irving Rumors

With Kevin Durant trying to make his way out of Brooklyn, Kyrie Irving is sure to follow. And today, NBA fans heard some interesting rumors about the star point guard. NBA insider Shams Charania reported on Sunday that there are "several suitors" for a potential trade involving Kyrie. He identified the Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Lakers and the Dallas Mavericks among them.

Traffic Stop Leads to Felony Drug Arrests

Delaware State Police have arrested 37-year-old Brandon Coleman of Ashland, VA, 38-year-old James Phillips of Petersburg, VA, and 34-year-old Darius Henry of Far Rockaway, NY for felony drug charges following a traffic stop that occurred in the Newark area on Saturday morning. On July 2, 2022, at approximately 8:59 a.m.,...

Report: 1 Potential Kyrie Irving Trade Suitor Is Out

At least one team is pulling out of the Kyrie Irving business. According to SB Nation, the Philadelphia 76ers are not pursuing a trade for the Brooklyn Nets star point guard. In addition, Eric Gordon is also reportedly off the table for the Sixers. Per John Clark of NBC Sports...
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Banged-up Phillies down another member of their starting rotation

The Phillies are down another member of their starting rotation. Ranger Suarez was placed on the 15-day injured list Sunday evening with a low back spasm. The move is retroactive to June 30, making Suarez first eligible to return on July 15 in Miami, the Phillies' final series prior to the All-Star break.
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USFL Championship game: 'No. 1 Ranked Show' recaps finale

CANTON, Ohio — The dust settled on the USFL Championship game, with the Birmingham Stallions topping the Philadelphia Stars in a thriller. But that didn't mean it was time to call it a night. In fact, we were just getting started with a live postgame edition of "The No....

Teenage Boy Shot 4 Times In Strawberry Mansion, Philadelphia Police Say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 17-year-old boy was shot four times in Philadelphia’s Strawberry Mansion neighborhood on Sunday afternoon, police say. The shooting happened on the 2400 block of North Natrona Street around 12:45 p.m. Police say the boy was shot twice in his left hand and twice in his left leg. He was transported to Temple University Hospital and placed in stable condition. No arrests were made and no weapons were recovered, authorities say. For a list of gun violence resources in Philadelphia, click here.  

Woman Had Several Valuable Items Stolen While Helping Stranger In West Deptford, Police Say

WEST DEPTFORD, N.J. (CBS) — West Deptford police say a woman had several valuable items stolen because she wanted to help a stranger. The woman in the video above reportedly approached a homeowner on Biscayne Boulevard, asking for the homeowner’s help to find a lost cat. While they were searching in the backyard, police say a man came in through the front door and took off with jewelry and money. West Deptford police want you to give them a call if you can help find the woman.