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Hepatitis A vaccine.

Another Philadelphia restaurant worker has been diagnosed with hepatitis A, and health officials are telling diners to get two shots of the vaccine. Read more

Lilliana Toman and her grandmother, now mom, Eileen, pose for photos on National Adoption Day.

Philadelphia officials celebrated National Adoption Day with a party for 10 families that officially added a new member Friday. Read more here. Read more

Resort-goers can start shredding the slopes starting this weekend at some Pennsylvania ski resorts, thanks to the recent cold snap. Read more

Sean Kratz

Sean Kratz, the man accused of killing three men on a Bucks County farm in 2017, has been found guilty of first- and second-degree murder. Read the latest here.Read more

Governor Phil Murphy announces recommendations from the Criminal Sentencing and Disposition Commission in Trenton on November 14, 2019.

Leaders in Trenton vow to use the lame duck session of the New Jersey legislature to adopt many of the criminal justice reform suggestions made by a blue-ribbon panel. Read more

Sean Kratz

On the third day of deliberations in the Sean Kratz murder trial, jurors had a few questions for the judge about legal terms Friday morning — and a request for Scotch tape. Read more here.Read more

Acting Commissioner Christine Coulter

Many children have become recent victims of violence — mainly, gun violence — in Philadelphia. Just in the past month, seven children have been murdered, and one was critically injured. Read more here.Read more

Sphinx Gallery

It's a grand reopening weekend for the Penn Museum in University City, where refurbished galleries and an iconic figure in the museum's collection are sure to be a big draw. Read more here. Read more

Philadelphia police are now investigating the death of a 2-year-old boy as a homicide. Read more here.Read more

Councilmember Helen Gym poses with advocates in Philadelphia City Council.

It was a busy Thursday in Philadelphia City Council as members rushed to introduce bills in time to get them voted on during this session. Council also passed two major pieces of legislation. Read more here. Read more