News Articles

Willow Grove Naval Air Station

Gov. Tom Wolf will sign a bill to address the costs of removing contaminants from water at the former Willow Grove Naval Air Station and other military installations. Read more here.Read more

A Pennsylvania House majority is giving approval to a proposal to require the burial or cremation of fetal remains that end up in possession of a health care facility. Read more here.Read more

Pennsylvania State Capitol

A bill to raise the minimum wage in Pennsylvania has cleared a state Senate committee. A vote by the full Senate could come later this week. Read more here.Read more

Southwest Flight 1380

The National Transportation Safety Board will determine the probable cause of a mid-air engine failure last year that killed a passenger and forced an emergency landing in Philadelphia. Read more here.Read more


Philadelphia's first and only shelter dedicated to helping homeless female veterans get back on their feet, HAVEN Women, has received a $100,000 grant. Read more here.Read more


As print newspapers dwindle, one unsung casualty is the newsstand, that quintessential urban icon that exists only where there are large numbers of pedestrians on the run. A bill introduced in City Council last week hopes to extend a lifeline to them. Read more here.Read more

Lincoln Financial Field

The South Jersey high school football playoff game, which was stopped Friday night when shots were fired in the stands, will resume Wednesday afternoon with a little help from the Eagles. Read more here.Read more

Pennsylvania State Capitol

Victims of child sex abuse who want a new chance to seek justice are marking a partial victory. A proposed amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution is now teed up for a vote in the state Senate. Read more here.Read more

George Norcross

At a raucous state Senate hearing, South Jersey political power broker George Norcross fought back against the notion that he profited from state tax incentives. Read more here.Read more


As part of a plea deal with the district attorney, a Philadelphia man has admitted to brutally beating a baby to death more than a year ago. According to responding officers, the man blamed the child’s death on noodles. Read more here.Read more