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Families find out they win a scholarship at Lincoln Financial Field.

Several families showed up to Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday for what they thought was only an interview for a tuition scholarship followed by a holiday party, but they were in for a big surprise. Read more here. Read more

Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz (86) is brought down by Seattle Seahawks cornerback Tre Flowers (21).

The Eagles still control their own playoff destiny, but they are out of second chances. Read more here. Read more

Philadelphia City Hall.

Philadelphia City Council, Thursday banned the sale of flavored tobacco products in the city. Read more here. Read more

The School District of Philadelphia Headquarters.

Five Philadelphia schools are graduating out of the district's lowest performance tier. Read more here. Read more

Thousands of Philadelphia and Philadelphia-area students skipped school Friday to gather at City Hall in solidarity with a global Climate Strike of young people all around the world.

Students are planning to walk out of school Friday for a City Hall rally to bring attention to climate change. Read more here. Read more

Anti-violence advocates at City Hall

After the recent rash of gun deaths involving children, anti-violence advocates are joining forces with police, City Council members and faith leaders to ask Philadelphians to search their homes for illegal guns. Read more here.Read more

Philadelphia City Hall.

Philadelphia City Council has amended its tax abatement phase-down plan, after Mayor Jim Kenney threatened to veto it. With the change, the new abatement plan will not take effect until next Dec. 31.Read more

William Torres

The man accused of shooting and killing a woman in her Montgomery County home last week has just been found not guilty of assaulting her in Maryland. Read more here.Read more

Food drive in Camden

Three companies located along the Camden waterfront teamed up to help Philabundance by donating 20,000 cans of food to the needy. Read more here.Read more

David Cohen is shown at the White House in 2014.

There's a change of leadership coming to Comcast, as longtime executive David Cohen has annnouced he is stepping down. Read more here.Read more