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Two Persons Of Interest Questioned In Carjacking Crash That Killed Three Children: Source Video included

A Philadelphia Police source confirmed they are questioning two men, 19 and 20 years old, who may be connected to the carjacking that killed three children and injured several others on Friday.

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Rescuers Raise Money For Blind Kitten’s Surgery Video included

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Cold, wet, alone and blind. That's how a South Philadelphia family says they found a stray kitten along a busy road two weeks ago. More>>

Police: Man Turns Gun On Himself After Killing Son, Injuring Girlfriend Video included

Pictured 5-Year-Old Cion Styles and Shyema Washington (Family Photo) Pictured 5-Year-Old Cion Styles and Shyema Washington (Family Photo)
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Police say a father fatally shot his son and injured his girlfriend on the 1100 block of Haverford Road in Ridley Township on Saturday night.

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Suspect In Wellness Center Shooting Charged With Murder

Richard Plotts,49, was arraigned bedside on Saturday night at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Richard Plotts,49, was arraigned bedside on Saturday night at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
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The man accused of the deadly rampage at the Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital campus on Thursday is officially charged with murder.

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Young At Heart: 14 Life-long Friends Giving New Meaning to 'Senior Week'

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A group of women originally from Delaware County are giving new meaning to 'Senior Week.'

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US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

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The United States shuttered its embassy in Libya on Saturday and evacuated its diplomats to neighboring Tunisia under U.S. military escort as fighting intensified between rival militias. Secretary of State John Kerry said... More>>

Two Killed In Garden State Parkway Crash

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Two people were killed in a two-car crash on the Garden State Parkway in Stafford Township Saturday. More>>

Apprehend Suspect Identified Following South Phila House Fire Police Heroics

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Crews rushed to a row home in South Philadelphia to help a family in danger from a fire, but details have emerged about heroes who helped them to safety. More>>

UDel Student Arrested For Putting Cameras In Bathrooms Video included

Authorities have arrested a University of Delaware graduate student they say installed hidden cameras in campus bathrooms. More>>

Details Emerging About Potential Motive In Mercy Fitzgerald Shooting Video included

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More details are emerging about a possible motive in the deadly incident at a Delaware County Hospital campus. More>>

'Tuesday's Children' Remembers Family Members Lost To Terrorism Video included

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These children all share a common bond. They've all lost someone they love - because of terrorism. More>>

British man charged in government computer hacking

A British man has been charged with hacking into computers belonging to the Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Sentencing Commission and an FBI laboratory, among others. More>>

Girl Fighting Cancer Becomes Princess For The Day Video included

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A 6-year-old from Colorado, who is fighting a tough battle with a form of kidney cancer, lived out her princess fantasies on Friday. More>>

Caught On Cam: Loggerhead Sea Turtles Hatching Video included

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A turtle webcam captured the hatchings of hundreds of tiny loggerhead sea turtles on Friday. More>>

Pay It Forward: Musical Cop

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This person has two very different identities. That is one part of this story. The other part, though, has everything to do with realizing your own dream so that others can too. More>>

MUST SEE VIDEO: Whale lifts kayakers out of water

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Two kayakers' close encounter with a pod of whales turned into an even more special experience, when one of the animals lifted them completely out of the water. More>>

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  • Ya Gotta Try This Tasting

    Ya Gotta Try This Tasting

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:34 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:34:59 GMT
    Join FOX 29's Mike Jerrick and the Good Day Philadelphia team for a tasty night of yummy treats benefiting local youth.You've all seen Mike's weekly "Ya Gotta Try This" segments on Good Day Philadelphia, where he visits local restaurants and eating establishments to try their signature, and sometimes, unusual, dishes. Now you have the chance to do the same at the "Ya Gotta Try This" Tasting, Thursday, October 2nd, 6:30 to 9:30, at the Independence Visitor Center, One North Independence Mall W...
    Join FOX 29's Mike Jerrick and the Good Day Philadelphia team for a tasty night of yummy treats benefiting local youth.You've all seen Mike's weekly "Ya Gotta Try This" segments on Good Day Philadelphia, where he visits local restaurants and eating establishments to try their signature, and sometimes, unusual, dishes. Now you have the chance to do the same at the "Ya Gotta Try This" Tasting, Thursday, October 2nd, 6:30 to 9:30, at the Independence Visitor Center, One North Independence Mall W...
  • After All-Star party, baseball gets back to work

    After All-Star party, baseball gets back to work

    Friday, July 18 2014 1:33 PM EDT2014-07-18 17:33:44 GMT
    By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer Baseball's All-Star party is over, and the real fun begins Friday night.
    By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League's 5-3 victory.
  • McIlroy and Woods deliver at British Open

    McIlroy and Woods deliver at British Open

    Thursday, July 17 2014 4:32 PM EDT2014-07-17 20:32:47 GMT
    David Howell hit the first shot of the 143rd British Open on Thursday. He also was the first to hit in the rough, and the first to make a bogey.
    Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.
  • Ukrainian, Russian clubs to be kept apart by UEFA

    Ukrainian, Russian clubs to be kept apart by UEFA

    Thursday, July 17 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-07-17 16:42:14 GMT
    UEFA has decided to keep Ukrainian and Russian clubs from playing each other "until further notice" because of the continuing unrest between the neighboring countries.
    UEFA has decided to keep Ukrainian and Russian clubs from playing each other "until further notice" because of the continuing unrest between the neighboring countries.
  • Union end home winless streak; beat Red Bulls 3-1

    Union end home winless streak; beat Red Bulls 3-1

    Conor Casey scored in the 9th minute and added an assist as the Philadelphia Union ended a 7-game, home-winless streak by beating the New York Red Bulls 3-1 on Wednesday night.
    Conor Casey scored in the 9th minute and added an assist as the Philadelphia Union ended a 7-game, home-winless streak by beating the New York Red Bulls 3-1 on Wednesday night.
  • US Olympic pairs skaters Zhang, Bartholomay split

    US Olympic pairs skaters Zhang, Bartholomay split

    U.S. Olympic pairs skaters Felicia Zhang and Nathan Bartholomay have ended their partnership.
    U.S. Olympic pairs skaters Felicia Zhang and Nathan Bartholomay have ended their partnership.
  • Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

    Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:11 AM EDT2014-07-16 09:11:55 GMT
    Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.
    Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.
  • Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

    Jeter, Trout lead AL over NL 5-3 in All-Star game

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:11 AM EDT2014-07-16 09:11:44 GMT
    Derek Jeter started his last All-Star game with a long ovation and a leadoff double, and Miguel Cabrera followed with a two-run homer to lift the American League to a 3-2 lead over the National League through three...
    Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and then delivered two final All-Star hits.
  • All-Star farewell: Jeter takes bow, hits double

    All-Star farewell: Jeter takes bow, hits double

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 1:16 AM EDT2014-07-16 05:16:45 GMT
    Derek Jeter was a big hit from the start in his final All-Star game.
    Derek Jeter was a huge hit from the very start in his final All-Star game.
  • Dwyane Wade re-signs with Miami Heat

    Dwyane Wade re-signs with Miami Heat

    Tuesday, July 15 2014 8:57 PM EDT2014-07-16 00:57:57 GMT
    By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer A person familiar with the situation says Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat.
    By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat, and his latest deal is designed to give both the player and the only franchise he's ever known some flexibility in the...
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  • Police investigate deaths of family of 5 in Maine

    Police investigate deaths of family of 5 in Maine

    Monday, July 28 2014 2:05 AM EDT2014-07-28 06:05:24 GMT
    Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many throughout their apartment complex as a friendly maintenance worker.
    Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many throughout their apartment complex as a friendly maintenance worker.
  • Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

    Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

    Monday, July 28 2014 1:54 AM EDT2014-07-28 05:54:27 GMT
    Authorities now say 14 people - including a 15-year-old - have been struck by lightning during rare summer thunderstorms that have swept through Southern California, injuring two critically.
    A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck or rattled 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.
  • Shave ice vendor defies town's new ban on peddlers

    Shave ice vendor defies town's new ban on peddlers

    Monday, July 28 2014 1:44 AM EDT2014-07-28 05:44:52 GMT
    A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential...
    A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential for...

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    The Comeback Down The Shore

    All summer "Good Day" is heading down the shore, and you're invited down for some Friday fun in the sun!
    All summer "Good Day" is heading down the shore, and you're invited down for some Friday fun in the sun!
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