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Philadelphia's new police commissioner starts amid surge in homicides, internal strife

Danielle Outlaw, the former police chief of Portland, Oregon, was chosen by Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney from a pool of more than 30 candidates to take the helm of the 6,500-officer force. → Read More

Coronavirus: Philadelphia travelers cautious, face masks in demand

The U.S. State Department has issued a new warning for American travelers: don't go to China. Last night, the State Department issued its highest-level travel advisory, Level 4, because of the Coronavirus Outbreak. → Read More

Body of missing teen found in bin in South Philadelphia amid human trafficking investigation: Sources

Sources tell Action News authorities have positively identified the body of a woman found in a plastic bin Thursday night in a South Philadelphia home. → Read More

Mother accused of shooting, killing her children and husband in Tacony

A mother is accused of shooting and killing her husband and their two young children inside a Philadelphia home. → Read More

Hunting Park Recreation Center Worker Targeted in Vicious Attack

Philadelphia police are searching for the man who attacked an elderly worker at Hunting Park Recreation Center, punching him more than a dozen times before stealing his cell phone. → Read More

Police: Children walking home from Upper Darby schools confronted by men in cars

There will be extra police around St. Bernadette Catholic School in Drexel Hill after a creepy incident involving a man in a car. It's one of two incidents causing concern for police and parents. → Read More

Coworkers help New Jersey nurse take her take final steps into retirement

One day in 2002 when Anne Cheifari's car broke down, she had a realization - work was closer than she thought. → Read More

"It's not bad": Neighbors say Made in America didn't leave behind much mess

After the made in America festival brought about 50,000 people to the Ben Franklin Parkway over weekend, the only people who remained by Monday were cleanup crews. → Read More

Superintendent helps students start year off right with classroom visits

The excitement of the first day of school continued into the second day for students at Aronimink Elementary School in Drexel Hill. → Read More

Police: Fatal West Deptford, N.J. house fire sparked by burning yard waste

Police say a house fire that killed a 75-year-old woman in West Deptford Township, New Jersey was sparked by burning yard waste. → Read More

Woman killed, firefighter injured in fast-moving house fire in West Deptford, New Jersey

Officials said a 75-year-old woman was killed in a fast-moving house fire in West Deptford Township, New Jersey Monday morning. → Read More

Firefighter injured battling intense house fire in West Deptford, New Jersey

Fire crews battled a fast-moving house fire in West Deptford Township, New Jersey Monday morning. → Read More

Argument over social media post leads to deadly double stabbing in Brewerytown, police say

Philadelphia police are investigating a deadly stabbing in the city's Brewerytown section. It happened at around 1140 Monday night. And police say social media is at least partly to blame. → Read More

Hundreds of new teachers prepare to enter Philadelphia classrooms

The Philadelphia School District's newest teachers are heading off to the classroom. → Read More

Widespread storm damage across Mercer County, N.J. and Bucks County, Pa.

A few hours of rain and lightning was enough to once again knock out power and cause moderate damage in parts of the Delaware Valley Wednesday night. → Read More

Local farmers brace for heatwave

If there's one thing farmers always watch, it's the forecast. And what Gary McKeown at Maple Acres Farm and Market sees in the forecast is concerning. → Read More

Meek Mill scheduled to appear in Philadelphia courtroom Tuesday; lawyers petition judge to overturn conviction

A Philadelphia rapper who has become an outspoken advocate for national criminal justice reform will be back in court on Tuesday. Meek Mill and his lawyers will be asking judges in Superior Court to overturn his drug and gun conviction from more than a de → Read More

Woman critical following hit and run on Roosevelt Boulevard

The impact was powerful enough to knock a woman out of her when she was hit while walking along Roosevelt Boulevard at about 1030 Wednesday night. The victim is in critical condition. She was unconscious when police arrived. → Read More

Investigation begins into Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery explosion, fire

WHAT CAUSED THE EXPLOSION? The investigation into a massive explosion and raging fire at a refinery in Philadelphia begins on Monday. → Read More

One teen dead, another injured following shooting in Port Richmond park

Police said at least four shots were fired around 10:15 p.m. in Campbell Square Park located at Allegheny Avenue and Belgrade Street. → Read More