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CODE-E is a 5.5-foot robot that teaches STEM skills to school students.

A special partnership that includes a robot is helping to bring technology skills education to an elementary school. It's part of a program aimed at getting kids ready for the real world. Read more here.Read more

15th Street bridge construction

A yearlong detour started Wednesday morning in Spring Garden, as crews began construction on the 15th Street bridge. And as expected, it’s already wreaking havoc for drivers. Read more here.Read more

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) speaks at the National Action Networks Southeast Regional Conference on November 21, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.

What does the withdrawal of California U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris from the 2020 Democratic presidential sweepstakes mean to the rest of the field? Read more to find out.Read more

Josh Shapiro announces corruption charges against Pa. state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell.

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro has announced criminal charges against state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell, include theft, perjury and tampering with evidence. Read more here.Read more

A car crash here after a police chase injured two children on Tuesday.

A car chase involving Pennsylvania State Police led to a crash, and a 12-year-old boy and 13-year-old girl getting hurt Tuesday in Germantown. State polcie say they ahve arrested the driver and passenger. It's not clear yet what charges will be filed. Read more here.Read more

Philadelphia Councilmembers huddle during the 3.5 hour public hearing.

Philadelphia's 10-year property tax abatement will be drastically lowered under a bill that gained preliminary City Council approval Tuesday evening. Read more here. Read more

A shopping cart in a grocery.

The Wolf administration is sounding the alarm on yet another proposed change to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits by the Trump administration. The Department of Human Services says it's bad for Pennsylvania. Read more here.Read more

Kids practice reading to dogs at the Please Touch Museum.

It's Giving Tuesday, and the Please Touch Museum hopes generosity is contagious. Read more here. Read more

Philadelphia police

Pennsylvania State Police chased a driver in to Germantown. Read more here. Read more

Cherry Hill Food Pantry's new location on Beechwood Avenue.

Volunteers helped move the Cherry Hill Food Pantry into its new home Tuesday after the pantry had to leave its former rent-free location. Read more here. Read more