Photos: 10 images of Philly that will make you think you differently about the city

[Joseph E.B. Elliott’s] photographs in <i>Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City</i> suggest that the Hidden City is not a singular place of skeletal …


Man Pays For All Layaway Orders At Cherry Hill Toys“R”Us

<i>CHERRY HILL, N.J. (CBS)</i> – A Secret Santa in New Jersey is making sure kids’ Christmas wishes get fulfilled this year.<p>Charlie K says he woke up bright …


Amtrak's Track Friday Sale and Discounts

Starting Friday, Nov. 24, through Monday, Nov. 27 (Cyber Monday), customers can receive between 25 and 30 percent discounts on select trains …


Weather update: it might not feel much like Christmas

The forecast for the next week in the Harrisburg region calls for plenty of sunny days with highs in the 50s on most days. That kind of weather is …


Week 12 NFL picks: Vegas Vic doesn't like the Eagles … to cover

Our staff, led by handicapper Vegas Vic, picks this week’s NFL games. Home teams are in CAPS.<p>SUNDAY<p>EAGLES (-13.5) Bears (O/U: 44), 1 p.m. (Fox)<p>Quick …


Death toll rises in bombing and shooting attack on Egyptian mosque

EL-ARISH, Egypt — Egyptian state news agency MENA reports that 85 people have been killed in a bombing and shooting attack on a mosque in the …


Woman shot at central Pa. fish and game club has died

A suspect arrested at the scene is charged with first degree murder.


Flynn's lawyer shuts down contact with Trump's team, a sign he may be cooperating with probe

A lawyer for former national security adviser Michael Flynn informed an attorney for President Trump this week that he can no longer discuss the …


After accreditation scare, what's next for Cheyney?

Last week, Cheyney University learned the Middle States Commission on Higher Education had extended its accreditation for an additional year.<p>Moving …


Attack on mosque in Egypt's Sinai kills at least 235

CAIRO – Militants set off a blast and gunned down fleeing worshippers at crowded mosque in Egypt’s northern Sinai Peninsula on Friday, killing at …


What's behind that boy you see in South Philly windows

Erika Guadalupe Núñez dwells at the intersection of art and resistance.<p>So when the activist group Juntos needed a bold image to inspire neighborhood …


How Your Scalding Hot Deep Fryer Might Help Cool The Weather

<i>By Holly Yan</i><p><i>PHILADELPHIA (CNN) —</i> Everyone knows how dangerous deep fryers can be. Even William Shatner.<p>But it turns out the same appliance that can …

William Shatner

The holiday season is meaningless for this reason, Nancy Eshelman says

As we move from the time of giving thanks to the season of giving and gimme, it's important to pause and consider what we have. We may not have all …


Retailers take another look at printed catalogs

In one TV commercial from this year’s Toys R Us holiday campaign, a mom sweats through her cycling workout while her suspiciously helpful daughter …


Medical mystery: Winston Churchill's most secret battle

During his nation’s “darkest hours” in World War II, Prime Minister Winston Churchill, inspired the United Kingdom – and much of the rest of the …


2018: The year of heading to the 'burbs? And other real estate predictions

2017 — and the craziness that has come with it — may not be over yet, but economists are already looking toward to the start of 2018.<p>A new year will …

Real Estate

Woman repeatedly punched, kicked nurse: police

Officers determined Jone McNeil, 18, of Harrisburg, attacked a nurse by repeatedly punching and kicking them, according to the report.


College football 'Rivalry Week' comes with added incentive

It’s “Rivalry Week” in college football, and some of the games will take on added importance as the jockeying for the four coveted spots in the …

College Football

Grab the kids, the hot chocolate and snuggle in for holiday movie time

And then there are the movies. Hallmark started showing Christmas movies before Halloween, but now they are in full swing on several networks, …


Ambulance crew has to leave patient's house after hearing gunshots

The crew arrived and found a patient "behaving in a concerning manner," who then re-entered a residence when responders heard gunshots believed to …


Burned body found atop SEPTA train in Center City

A burned body was found atop a SEPTA Regional Rail train Friday at Jefferson Station in Center City, police said.<p>NBC10 said one of its photographers …


70 high-end townhouses planned for Manayunk's long-vacant Venice Island

In a city growing as quickly as Philadelphia is these days, it’s no easy task for developers to find sprawling lots of vacant land that can be …

Real Estate

Morning Newsletter

Happy Friday. I hope you’re waking up today to family and leftovers, or at least doing some shopping. Either way, we’ll catch you up on what you may …


Eagles' Doug Pederson's in-game adjustments are winning hearts and minds | David Murphy

On Wednesday evening, a man walked into a Philadelphia-area liquor store wearing a New York Rangers jacket. This sparked a conversation with the …

Doug Pederson

Former La Salle coach Billy Hahn offers message to today's college athletes: 'Don't cheat the game'

Billy Hahn played with a No. 1 choice in the NBA draft. He was a backup guard on the most talented team in his alma mater’s history. He coached a No. …


Steelers' T.J. Watt exchanges humorous Thanksgiving jabs with brother J.J.

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Man convicted in killing over New Jersey Devils hat comment

PHILADELPHIA — A man has been convicted of stabbing another man to death near a popular Philadelphia park because of a comment about the killer’s New …


Driver arrested for DUI after colliding with police car

A driver was arrested for DUI after striking a police car on Wednesday, according to Susquehanna Township Police.


Child molesters are thankful for Donald Trump

I’m old enough to remember the summer of ’15, when Donald Trump supposedly hit rock bottom. We assumed he’d shattered the amoral meter when he …


Bailey scores in OT as Isles edge skidding Flyers

NEW YORK — Josh Bailey scored 32 seconds into overtime Wednesday night to give the New York Islanders a 4-3 victory over Philadelphia, extending the …

Sean Couturier