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William Torres

An Elkton, Maryland man has been charged for allegedly killing his ex-girlfriend in her Huntingdon Valley home. Read more here.Read more

Tyrone Jones at Philadelphia City Hall, residential placement for youth.

Philadelphia youth are put into group homes too often, too far from home, without enough oversight and family support — that's the conclusion of a report released Tuesday by the Residential Placement Task Force. Read more here. Read more

New Jersey hillside

New Jersey is buying a large piece of land from Atlantic City Electric in rural Cumberland County in the name of conservation. Read more here.Read more

Construction to rebuild the 15th Street bridge between Hamilton and Callowhill Streets is scheduled to start Monday, weather permitting.

A yearlong detour is in store for drivers and walkers in Philadelphia's Spring Garden neighborhood, when the 15th Street bridges closes for reconstruction. Read more here.Read more

WCU field hockey

It was quite a day for the West Chester University women’s field hockey team: The Golden Rams won the Division II National Championship on Sunday with a 2-1 win over Saint Anselm College. Read more here.Read more

Gov. Phil Murphy

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has now pledged his support to decriminalizing possession of marijuana. He leads the list of those supporting legalizing weed for adult use, but there's a logjam in the state Senate. Read more here.Read more

Philadelphia Energy Solutions

Philadelphia's PES Advisory Committee has released a report reviewing the city's response to the June 2019 refinery explosion and looking at the future options for the site. Read more here.Read more

St Paul Cathedral, the mother church of the Pittsburgh Diocese on August 15, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh Diocese was rocked by revelations of abuse by priests the day before on August 14, 2018.

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed legislation this morning that abolishes the statute of limitations on childhood sexual abuse in the state. Read more here.Read more

Desmond Ridder #9 of the Cincinnati Bearcats avoids a tackle from Benny Walls #32 of the Temple Owls during the second quarter at Nippert Stadium on November 23, 2019 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The Temple Owls play their final game of the regular season on Saturday as they welcome UConn to the Linc. Read more here.Read more

Jim Thorpe, Pa., is now thriving on tourism, including hiking, biking and whitewater rafting.

The nostalgic passenger train excursions from the scenic town of Jim Thorpe in upstate Pennsylvania have ended for now, but community officials say they've taken a big step in trying to resolve a dispute with the rail operator. Read more here.Read more