Kiesha Jenkins, a transgender woman, was beaten by five or six men and then fatally shot in the back in Philadelphia, police say.
Americans are awaiting the arrival of the leader of the Catholic Church, Pope Francis, to New York and Philadelphia after His Holiness visits Cuba. See the best, funny memes here.
Brandon Bostian was the engineer of the fated Amtrak 188 train from Washington to New York that derailed in Philadelphia, killing 7 and wounding more than 60.
Brandon Bostian was the engineer of the Amtrak train that derailed north of Philadelphia, killing at least 8 people and injuring more than 200.
Porn star Lisa Ann used Twitter to put Flyers defenseman Michael Del Zotto on blast about his nonstop demands begging her to set him up on dates.
A Philadelphia man has died awaiting extradition back to Germany to face Nazi-era war crimes. Johann Breyer immigrated to Philadelphia in 1952 and worked as a tool maker until he retired.
Jeremiah Jackson has been charged with the murder of Laura Araujo, a young art school graduate whose body was stuffed in a duffel bag and left in the trash.
Cops say the Philadelphia special ed teacher had sex several times with her 14-year-old student, in her car and her home.
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Yet another named winter storm is heading toward the mid-Atlanic and Northeastern region.
Vladislav Miftakhov is the PSU student from California, originally Russia, who was arrested and charged with making weapons of mass destruction.
A 16-year-old straight-A student Darrin Manning had one of his testicles ruptured during a stop and frisk.
Holleran was just 19 when she took her life on January 17. Here are all of the best images that celebrate the life of this vibrant young woman.
Madison Holleran, 19, is the University of Pennsylvania track and soccer star who jumped to her death in an apparent suicide in Center City, Philadelphia.