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Every time it gets cold, ice forms in this lane on City Avenue at Presidential.

A mysterious patch of ice forms in the turning lane on City Avenue at Presidential Boulevard every time temperatures dip below freezing — and officials may have finally figured out why. Read more here.Read more

Philadelphia Eagles running back Boston Scott (35) reacts after his run for a first down during the third quarter against the New York Giants at Lincoln Financial Field.

Many practice squad players never get the call to the active roster they are desperately waiting for. For some of the Eagles practice squad players, the wait has finally been worth it. With a host of key contributors on offense sidelined with injuries, players such as Boston Scott, Greg Ward and...Read more

Philadelphia Police headquarters

Police all around the area are increasing security at synagogues and other places of worship in the wake of the shooting Tuesday at a Jersey City kosher supermarket. Read more here.Read more

A phone at a call center.

The Federal Communications Commission is voting Thursday on creating the phone number as the national suicide prevention and mental health hotline. Read more here.Read more

Philadelphia Union fans walk outside the main entrance before game against the New England Revolution at Talen Energy Stadium. Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

A town hall-style meeting is being held Thursday night at Town Hall in Chester City to reveal possible development plans for the Chester Waterfront near the Union soccer team's Talen Stadium. Read more here. Read more

Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner.

The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office did not allow KYW Newsradio's Crime and Justice reporter, Kristen Johanson, to enter a news conference open to other media outlets Wednesday afternoon.Read more

Sgt. Jason Reid.

A Philadelphia police officer has been arrested on multiple charges including tampering with public records and simple assault. Read more here. Read more

A person using a credit card on a laptop.

A West Chester woman is accused of scamming dozens of people with fake vacation packages, including a cancer patient who wanted to go to Disney World. Read more here. Read more

Drexel junior forward James Butler (#51) has seven double-doubles this season.

The Drexel Dragons will return to action this weekend as they travel down to Tampa to take on the University of South Florida. Read more here. Read more

Benjamin Franklin High School and Science Leadership Academy

A bill headed to Harrisburg is aimed at cleaning up asbestos, lead and mold in Philadelphia's school buildings, and a community is banding together to help it pass to law.Read more