Philadelphia

Philadelphia begins returning sidelined rail cars to service

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The Philadelphia area's main transit agency has begun returning some of its sidelined rail cars to service following repairs. It's projecting the fleet will return to...Read more

Lilly picks North Carolina site over Indy, Philadelphia for new manufacturing facility

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Indianapolis is still seeing hefty investment at the Lilly facility.Read more

Pennsylvania man convicted in 3 deaths; bodies burned in pig roaster

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A man was convicted Friday for his role in the slayings of three young men who were lured to a suburban Philadelphia farm where they were shot, set on fire and buried.Read more


Ex-Cubs in demand for MLB manager jobs

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Baseball's newest likely manager replacements have something in common - they both played catcher for the Chicago Cubs.Read more

Huge fire engulfs Philadelphia auto body shop

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A large fire in Philadelphia Monday sent an auto body shop up in flames.Read more

A Philadelphia utility pole wrote its own obituary, sort of

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The author wrote the farewell note in the pole's own words and stapled it to the old piece of wood that's set to be replaced.Read more

Philadelphia standoff suspect charged with attempted murder

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A man suspected of shooting six police officers during an hourslong standoff that ended when tear gas caused the man to surrender was charged with attempted murder.Read more

WATCH: Boy gives away foul ball at Phillies game in lesson of kindness

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A cute moment was caught on camera at a Philadelphia Phillies game.Read more

Mom admits plotting girl's death: 'I wanted her to go away'

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Her daughter had become a discipline problem — a "very difficult child" —and she wanted her dead, she said.Read more


TSA agents find non-working grenade launcher in luggage

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The man, from St. Augustine, was stopped by police and told officials he thought he could bring the non-functioning launcher onboard in a checked bag.Read more

'Multiple' people hurt in collisions with Pennsylvania wrong-way driver

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The suspect was taken to a hospital in stable condition and faces DUI-drug and drug possession charges.Read more