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Man Dead After Being Shot 18 Times In Olney, Police Say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 33-year-old man is dead after Philadelphia police say he was shot 18 times in Olney Saturday night. The shooting happened in the 500 block of West Duncannon Avenue around 7:10 p.m. According to police, the man was shot 18 times throughout the body. He was pronounced dead at the hospital. There have been no arrests. For a list of gun violence resources in Philadelphia, click here
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‘It’s Just Too Much.’ Neighbors Remember 51-Year-Old Gunned Down In Poplar

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 51-year-old man is dead after a shooting Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia’s Poplar section. The shooting happened in the 700 block of North 10th Street around 2:56 p.m. Philadelphia police said officers found a man who was shot in the shoulder. He later died at the hospital. CBS3 spoke to neighbors who said the deadly shooting is sad but not surprising. “Tragedy — that’s what happened to him, but that’s what goes on down here,” neighbor Ralonda Bentley said. For Bentley, the crime scene tape, the shell casings, and the bullet holes are a constant in her north Philadelphia neighborhood. But this...
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Teen In ‘Extremely Critical Condition’ After Being Shot In The Face, Philadelphia Police Say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Saturday evening shooting has left a 17-year-old boy in “extremely critical condition,” according to Philadelphia police. The shooting happened in the 1200 block of North 50th Street around 5:47 p.m. The department said the teen was shot once in the face. He is in “extremely critical condition,” officials said. No arrest has been made. For a list of gun violence resources in Philadelphia, click here
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Six various police leaders dooms Trenton police success (L.A. PARKER COLUMN)

Andrew Bobbitt, a perennial aide to Trenton mayors beginning with Douglas H. Palmer, recently ran interference for Mayor Reed Gusciora. Bobbitt complained about a publication that noted five police directors have served under his boss. Bobbitt underscored that all five persons were not actually police directors. Here’s clarification although the...
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Philadelphia Weather: Sunday System Brings First Chance Of Snowflakes For Parts Of Region

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A fast-moving clipper system brings the potential for the first snowflakes of the season to the area. The real question is: how far east will the precipitation go? Saturday was frigid, with highs more typical of January than the end of November. Philadelphia and South Jersey have a chance at some flakes Sunday, but any activity would be light. No accumulation is expected. A dusting of snow is possible in Berks County and Lehigh Valley into mid-morning. The Poconos will see snow showers through the day and that will lead to the 1-2″ accumulation. As for temperatures, the Poconos will see the low 30s, while Philadelphia hits the upper 40s. Delaware and the Jersey Shore will get into the low 50s. MONDAY — Mostly Sunny, Cold and Blustery. High 43. TUESDAY — Partly Sunny and Still Cold. High 45. WEDNESDAY — Mostly Sunny and Chilly. December 1st. High 48.
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Multi-Car Crash Leads To Car Fire, Power Outage Near Frankford Avenue

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Fire crews are on the scene of a multi-car crash that ended with a car in flames and a power outage. The incident happened on Frankford Avenue around 5:27 p.m. CBS3 obtained video and photos from the scene, where the flames of the car fire are visible over a fence. According to the Philadelphia Fire Department, both fire crews and Philadelphia police responded to the crash. One car hit a PECO pole. When officials arrived, the second car was on fire. Officials told CBS3 a 64-year-old woman was taken to the hospital. There is no word on her condition. There is an electrical outage reported in the area due to the accident.
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Stray bullet kills Pa. man eating Thanksgiving dinner

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW) - Police in Pennsylvania are on the lookout for an armed murder suspect after a young man was fatally shot at his dinner table while celebrating Thanksgiving with his family. Police say 25-year-old Edilberto Miguel Palaez Moctezuma was eating Thanksgiving dinner with his family when he was...
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Man, 33, shot 18 times and killed in Olney

OLNEY - A 33-year-old man is dead after he was shot 18 times in Olney. Officials said the shooting happened Saturday, just after 7 p.m., on the 500 block of West Duncannon. Police found the man with 18 gunshot wounds across his body. MORE HEADLINES:. They rushed him to Einstein...
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Underground Railroad: The William Still Story

Underground Railroad: The Williams Still Story is the story of a humble Philadelphia clerk who risked his life shepherding runaway slaves to freedom in the tumultuous years leading up to America’s Civil War. William Still was the director of a complex network of abolitionists, sympathizers and safe houses that stretched from Philadelphia to what is now Southern Ontario.
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Navy beats Temple handily, turns its attention to Army

PHILADELPHIA — Football seasons are normally defined by wins and losses, and so right now Navy is an eight-loss and three-win football team after the American Athletic Conference slate finished Saturday. But around Annapolis, there’s always another way to define a season: Beat Army. So in a season marked by...
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