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Police expected to name "The Boy in the Box" on Thursday

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- Thursday, after 65 years, we may finally know the identity of Philadelphia's "Boy in the Box."In February 1957, someone found the boy beaten and placed inside a bassinet box in the city's Fox Chase section.CBS3's Joe Holden was the first to report last week that DNA profiling has now identified the child, who was four to six years old when he died.But police have not yet publicly released his name. Sources tell CBS3 that the boy's family members are still in the area.A press conference is scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday and will be livestreamed on our streaming service, CBS News Philadelphia.
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Man charged with attempted homicide in 3 county crime spree

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- Pennsylvania State Police announced charges against the man accused in a violent crime spree that spanned three counties across the Philly region. Zahkee Austin is charged with three counts of attempted homicide and other related offenses for the alleged crimes he committed in West Goshen and Philadelphia. The case will be prosecuted by the Delaware County District Attorney's Office.  The 22-year-old was taken into custody in South Philadelphia Tuesday morning. CBS3 was at the courthouse in West Chester, where Austin was arraigned for the armed robbery in West Goshen that occurred Monday at an Exxon gas station on High Street.  Police say Austin was wanted in multiple incidents across the Philadelphia area, including an attempted homicide in Middletown Township, Delaware County; an armed robbery in West Goshen Township; and another armed robbery, carjacking and shooting in Philadelphia.In the Middletown Township incident, state troopers say Austin shot at two people during an attempted home invasion. It's not known if he knew the victims.Austin will have a preliminary hearing for the West Goshen robbery next week.  
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Fantasy Football Week 14 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em Running Backs: Ezekiel Elliott, Miles Sanders for a playoff run

Byes go out like a lion in Week 14 with Aaron Jones, A.J. Dillon, David Montgomery, Cordarrelle Patterson, Tyler Allgeier, Jonathan Taylor, Alvin Kamara, Mark Ingram, Brian Robinson and Antonio Gibson.all out of the picture. Injuries to Kenneth Walker, DeeJay Dallas, Joe Mixon, Josh Jacobs, Michael Carter, Damien Harris and others could make things tough for some Fantasy managers.

Rechargeable Trains Could Link West Chester to Philly Via Wawa Station

SEPTA and Wawa officials cut the ribbon on the new Wawa regional rail station.Photo SEPTA and Chester County are studying the use of battery-driven rechargeable West Chester Metro trains as a cheaper way to connect West Chester Borough and the city of Philadelphia via the new Wawa station, writes Bill Rettew for the Daily Local News, as appearing in Mass Transit Magazine.

VIDEO: Man Ran Over Outside South Philly Strip Club

It was early in the evening on October 19, 2022 and a male wearing a Phillies jersey was visiting Club Risque, a strip club on Columbus Avenue, in South Philadelphia. It was right about the time when the Phillies were in the middle of “Red October”, chasing a spot in the World Series and lots of people were wearing Phillies gear. The suspect backed into a parking spot and went into the club.

Former Alabama Quarterback Wins NFC Offensive Player of the Week

Former Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts has won NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against the Tennessee Titans. The third-year starter led the Eagles to a 35-10 victory over the Titans. He went 29-of-39 for 380 yards and three touchdowns, as well as five rush attempts for 12 yards and a touchdown.

Flyers Homestand Ends With Caps in Town

The Flyers dropped the Stanley Cup Champion Colorado Avalanche. Now, going 2-2 on this home stand, let’s finish it up with a win against the struggling Washington Capitals. In their previous meeting against Washington, the Flyers let a game slip away. They gave up a goal to Sonny Milano with just under three minutes to play. Then, after a minute of OT, Alexander Ovechkin drilled home a game winner. What should have ended a losing streak at seven games extended one to eight. But this will be an entirely different team than the Caps faced a few weeks ago.
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One of Eater's Best New Restaurants of 2022 Is a South Philly Bakery

A French bakery in South Philadelphia has been named to Eater's 2022 list of the best new restaurants in the country, making it one of the first bakeries to be featured, reports the Philadelphia Business Journal. This is the second recognition this year for Machine Shop Boulangerie, located at 1901...