Thelma Brown shared her grief, pain and rage last night in an interview on the front porch of her home in Tioga.
A former Coatesville detective who stole from the department where he worked for nearly two decades was sentenced Wednesday to 11 1/2 to 23 months in the Chester County prison, a fraction of the term prosecutors sought.
Heres a look at some of the more outrageous acts alleged against the cops in the indictment.
Italian tenor Carlo Bergonzi, 90, considered one of the most authoritative interpreters of Verdi's operas, has died Friday. No cause was given.
Theodore "Dutch" VanKirk, 93, the last surviving member of the crew that dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, died Monday at his retirement home in Stone Mountain, Ga.
When Gigi was 5, her mother, Sarah Eisenstein, was getting worried. A big child - born at 10 pounds, 13 ounces - Gigi was gaining weight, as the family dined on hot dogs and ate chips as a snack.
The secrecy surrounding political contributions made by companies working for the Delaware River Port Authority may soon be lifted.
The DRPA's audit committee on Wednesday reviewed a proposal to restore public access to vendors' political contributions.
HARRISBURG - The proposed new cigarette tax for Philadelphia may be hitting another legislative roadblock.
The House, on paper at least, is scheduled to return Monday and vote on a bill that would authorize the city to impose a $2-per-pack tax to raise money for its cash-strapped public schools.
Philadelphia City Council announced Wednesday the launch of an ambitious data-driven program meant to identify neighborhoods most in need of support.
ATLANTIC CITY - The white boardinghouse in the shadow of the Trump Plaza belonging to Vera Coking, who famously refused to sell to Donald Trump, will finally be sold Thursday - at auction.
Philly commish says six indicted narcotics cops are responsible for the nastiest corruption scandal he's ever seen.
The latest police corruption scandal shows there's something broken inside the department.
In the past five years, federal prosecutors have charged at least 24 Philadelphia police officers.
Retired Navy Adm. Charles R. Larson, 77, whose impeccable credentials led to a high-profile stint in the 1990s leading the Naval Academy in the aftermath of the worst cheating scandal in the school's history, died Saturday at his home in Annapolis, Md.
HARRISBURG In an initial ruling, the Public Utility Commission said Wednesday that Sunoco Pipeline L.P. is not exempt from local zoning laws because its proposed services related to its Mariner East pipeline do not qualify as a public utility.
Rabid kitten is found in Medford
MEDFORD A kitten - found Tuesday night in Medford - has tested positive for rabies, Burlington County officials said Wednesday. The animal was picked up in the area of Eaves Mill Road and Routes 541 and 70.
Five people have been arrested in connection with the armed robbery of Caesars Atlantic City Hotel & Casino last week, New Jersey state police announced Wednesday.
A 33-year-old man was arrested after police said he choked a woman visiting from New York with twine and wire in a botched robbery attempt Wednesday in West Philadelphia.
Edward T. Haney, 89, of Doylestown, a decorated World War II veteran, died Tuesday, July 22, of a heart ailment at Fairview Care Center.
As 17-year-old Soham Bharne drove through Texas last week, the new driver was cautious.
He remembered to check his mirrors. He was careful to obey the speed limit. He let impatient 18-wheelers speed by him.
Inside Reading Terminal Market last night, about 75 people participated in activities aimed at empathizing with other cultures.
Im always saddened by the stories of people who have been swindled.
James Shigeta, 85, who shared a Golden Globe in 1960 as most promising newcomer, but then never again played a leading-man role in a major film after 1961's Flower Drum Song, died Monday at an assisted-living facility in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Philadelphia will play host to the 34th National Veterans' Wheelchair Games in mid-August, with several of the competitions overflowing into Moorestown, Maple Shade, and Berlin.
As a business development team, the "Shadow Crew" was effective, federal prosecutors said:
One nighttime visit from the crew, and nonunion contractors reluctant to hire union ironworkers would change their minds and hire a few.
A bankruptcy judge on Wednesday approved a bonus plan that could pay a total of $1.75 million to executives of the Revel casino and hotel, which is scheduled for auction next week.
Philadelphia police were involved in two shootings of suspects Wednesday afternoon.
About 4:30 p.m. in the 3200 block of Page Street in Strawberry Mansion, a male was shot in his lower abdomen and was taken by police to Temple University Hospital.
Last week's shooting at an outpatient office on the campus of Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital was a reminder that the healing professions can be surprisingly dangerous.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip - U.N. officials alleged Israel had violated international law after artillery shells slammed into a school overflowing with evacuees Wednesday, an attack that Palestinian and U.N.