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Owners of Trump Plaza casino expect closure soon

The owners of the Trump Plaza casino in Atlantic City say they expect to shut it down in mid-September. More>>

Two Rescued, Two Escape From Aspen St. Fire

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Four people escaped an overnight fire without injury early Saturday morning on the 3100 block of Aspen Street in Fairmount. More>>

Murder Victim's Brother Arrested Following Early Morning Homicide

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Northeast Detectives have one man in custody after a homicide early Saturday morning in Oxford Circle. More>>

Camden man convicted in deadly attack on children

Prosecutors say a southern New Jersey man accused of killing a 6-year-old boy and critically wounding one of the youth's older sisters has been convicted of felony murder. More>>

Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart for crash that killed 1

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Former "Saturday Night Live" star Tracy Morgan has sued Wal-Mart over a highway crash involving one of its drivers that left him seriously injured and a fellow comedian dead. More>>

Associate: Tommy Ramone, last of the Ramones, dies

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By KRISTEN de GROOT Associated Press Tommy Ramone, a co-founder of the seminal punk band the Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, has died, a business associate said Saturday. More>>

Corbett veto exposes GOP divisions in Harrisburg

The relationship between Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett and his fellow Republicans in the Legislature went from a slow simmer to a boil this week as they traded insults about leadership following his decision to veto... More>>

Police: Woman in 2 heroin deaths panicky then calm

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Twice last year, Alix Tichelman found herself alone with a man suffering from a drug overdose. The first time she called 911. The second time, police say, she just walked away. More>>

Fog of war in Benghazi hampered military response

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The military might have been able to prevent two of the four U.S. deaths in Benghazi if commanders had known more about the intensity of the sporadic gunfire directed at the CIA installation where Americans had taken... More>>

Bucks County Repair Men Facing Dozens Of Fraud And Theft Related Charges Video included

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A Bucks County father and son are accused of using their construction business to swindle more than $700,000 from several homeowners and businesses. More>>

Kitten Thieves Caught In The Act In Princeton Video included

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Police have arrested three people accused of stealing some kittens. More>>

Wilmington cuts $500k marked for firefighters

The Wilmington City Council has voted to cut more than $500,000 that had been budgeted for eight currently vacant firefighter positions. More>>

House chairman: $3.7B border request 'too much'

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A key Republican said Friday that President Barack Obama's multibillion-dollar emergency request for the border is too big to get through the House, as a growing number of Democrats rejected policy changes Republicans... More>>

Meek Mill To Spend 3 To 6 Months In County Jail

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Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill is behind bars Friday night.

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Over 100 killed in Gaza as rockets fall on Israel

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With the official Palestinian count of the dead passing 100, and rockets fired by militants striking Israel from the Gaza Strip and from Lebanon, Israel's prime minister on Friday brushed off a question about... More>>

Messy Vacant Lot Bringing Down Frankford Neighborhood Video included

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??Overgrown weeds and grass. Garbage and wild animals. All from a single vacant lot, bringing down a neighborhood in Philadelphia's Frankford section. More>>

Police Investigate Death Of Glee Star's Boyfriend Video included

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A Philadelphia business trip, turns into a Hollywood mystery. More>>

NHTSA probes 500K Ford cars for steering issues

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it is investigating steering problems in about 500,000 Ford cars. More>>

Fire crews battling clutter along with the flames

Firefighters say they are increasingly battling blazes complicated by clutter. More>>

Police: NJ woman faked Pennsylvania assault

Police in Pennsylvania say a woman has admitted to filing false assault charges against her ex-boyfriend to prevent him from getting custody of their child. More>>

TMZ: Housekeeper Found Body Of 'Glee' Star's Boyfriend In Philly Hotel Video included

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Another tragedy strikes a "Glee" star and her boyfriend. The death in a Philadelphia hotel comes at an eerie time for the show's cast.

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Mike, Sue, and Kacie Demolish Good Day Philadelphia Studio On Air

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Today marks the last day in FOX 29’s Good Day Philadelphia studio! The morning show will be getting a brand new set in a couple of weeks but today's job was to bring this one down with a bang!Before Mike, Kacie, and Sue took on an all hands demolition, they gave viewers a tour behind the scenes of the set. Fans got in on a very big secret….where we keep our guest.FOX 29 has even more excitingnews underway. After a nationwide search, Alex Holley will join the Philly’s favorite morning crew in ... More>>

The Transplant Games of America Kicks Off This Weekend

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We are gearing up for The Transplant Games of America this weekend.A local team of organ and bone marrow donors and recipients will be heading to Houston tomorrow to show off their athletic abilities, celebrate each other and honor those who have given the gift of life.The Transplant Games of America is a multi-sport festival event for individuals who have undergone life-saving transplant surgeries. Competition events are open to living donors, organ transplant recipients, bone marrow recipie... More>>

Man guilty in crash that killed NJ police officer

Jurors have convicted a man of vehicular homicide in a fiery crash that killed an off-duty police officer who was on his way home on Thanksgiving after working a drunken driving detail. More>>

Violent Night In North Philly Leaves 2 Dead, 2 Critical Video included

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A shooting, a double shooting by a bicyclist and a tire-iron beating – all within 90 minutes in North Philadelphia – leave two people dead and two others in critical condition, police say.


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Mural Honors Fallen Firefighters Killed In Kensington Fire Video included

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There's a new mural in the city that honors the lives and legacies of two fallen heroes, Firefighter Daniel Sweeney and Lieutenant Robert Neary.
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Missing Delaware Woman’s Family Pleads For Help Video included

Nefertiri Trader,33, is described as a black female, 5'6" tall, with brown hair and brown eyes. Nefertiri Trader,33, is described as a black female, 5'6" tall, with brown hair and brown eyes.
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A family is pleading for the public’s help in finding a woman whose been missing for 10 days.
New Castle Police are still investigating the possible abduction of Nefertiri Trader,33, from the unit block of Freedom Trail (Saddlebrook) in Castle. Police say she may have been abducted in her own car.

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3-Year-Old Struck By Alleged Drunk Driver In North Philadelphia Video included

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One man is under arrest and a small child was rushed to the hospital after police say a drunk driver ran over a boy playing outside in North Philadelphia.

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Police: Pharmaceutical Delivery Man Shot In North Philadelphia Video included

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NORTH PHILADELPHIA-Police say gunfire broke out near a daycare in North Philadelphia and ended with a pharmaceutical delivery man shot.Fox 29’s Dave Schratwieser reports.The incident happened outside a pharmacy and was allcaught on tape. The tape shows one of the suspects, police say, was involved in Thursday morning's daring robbery and shooting of a pharmaceutical delivery driver at 24th and Ridge.“One or two people approached him, and they robbed, they shot him with a gun,” said Wellness P... More>>

Work begins on wall for 2 Sandy-devastated towns

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Two wealthy New Jersey shore towns that were among the hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy nearly two years ago began building a 4-mile-long steel wall Thursday, an expensive effort that the state says is needed to protect the... More>>

Atlantic City mayor: Painful shift from gambling

Atlantic City's mayor says his city is in the midst of a painful transition from a gambling-centric resort to one where betting is only one of many things to do. More>>

Tick Season Running Rampant In Pa., N.J. Video included

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It's the perfect time of year to play outside. But there's a warning for parents. Find out what you need to know about Lyme Disease and what to do if you find a tick.

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LeSean McCoy Visits Good Day Video included

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With fifteen days until Eagles Training Camp, LeSean “Shady” McCoy stopped by our studio before he gets back on the field.The running back came with all the details for his first annual Shady Weekend starting this Friday. More>>

Pa. men get draft notices 100 years after the fact

The Selective Service System says a data glitch prompted it to send notices to several deceased men in Pennsylvania, ordering them to register for the nation's military draft. More>>

2 Shot In Frankford Just Blocks, Minutes Apart Video included

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Gunshots ring out on two city streets just blocks from each other. The victims are raced to hospitals. Now, police are trying to figure out if the shootings are related.

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Shots Fired Near Sunoco Refinery In Southwest Philadelphia Video included

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A stretch of Passyunk Avenue has just reopened after an early-morning shooting in Southwest Philadelphia.

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Work to begin on wall for Sandy-devastated towns

Work is set to begin on a sea wall for New Jersey shore towns that were devastated by Superstorm Sandy. More>>

New Device Could Prevent Drowning, Enhance Supervision

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Pool safety experts in Texas promote a new product to save children from drowning. More>>

Mystery Man Walks Into Store And Pays For Multiple Strangers' Groceries Video included

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Shoppers at a discount grocery store got more than they bargained for in Concord, California. More>>

Drone Advertising Kicks Off New Age With Controversy Video included

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A new advertising company is flying high with their new strategy to target customers in Las Vegas. More>>

Texas Shooting Suspect Collapses In Court While Charges Are Read Video included

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The suspect in the Texas shooting that killed six people, four of them children, appeared before a judge for the first time Friday, when he suddenly collapsed. More>>

Snorting Of Caffeine Powder Becoming Dangerous Trend Video included

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Caffeine powder is being snorted like cocaine with deadly consequences. More>>

Tank Auction Helping To Preserve War History Video included

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 Rare and expensive military vehicles are set to go up for sale in California this weekend. More>>

Injured Veterans Finding Comfort At Archery Range Video included

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Veterans who've been injured, either on the battlefield or here at home, get a welcome distraction. More>>

SmartWater CSI Helping Track Down Criminals Video included

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Just as fingerprinting and DNA revolutionized law enforcement, there's a new tool in town to catch the bad guys. More>>

Kittens Rescued From Flood Waters Video included

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Two tiny kittens are safe, after almost being swept away by flood waters. More>>

Victims Continue Coming Forward In Cancer Fundraiser Scam Video included

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A woman in Indiana is behind bars, accused of faking a brain tumor in order to scam people out of money. More>>

Son Punished For Joyride By Holding Sign Video included

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A Florida mom angry after her 15-year-old son is caught taking a relative's car without permission, forced the teen to hold a poster reading "follower" along a North Miami highway as punishment. More>>

911 Dispatcher Takes Emergency Call From Her Own Home Video included

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An emergency dispatcher was put to the test as she fielded a 911 call from her own home with her son's life at stake. More>>

Texas baby undergoing emergency brain surgery after insurer's change of heart

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 Little Savannah Snodgrass -- a 7-month-old Texas girl with a life-threatening brain tumor -- is undergoing delicate surgery Friday morning by the doctors who know her best, after her health insurance company reversed a decision that had denied the operation be performed at the acclaimed Texas Children's Hospital. More>>

VIDEO: Man Proposes To News Anchor During Taping

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A Texas news anchorreceived the surprise of a lifetime when she read her own marriage proposal on the teleprompter.Alexa Williams of KWES out of Odessa, Texas is now engaged to Wayne Dunson. She says she had no idea theevent was going to happen.A trending Youtube video shows the entire event unfold in front of her colleagues while Williamstaping a station promotion.See the video above. More>>

Local "singing truck driver" becomes internet sensation

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Many amateur singers ply their trade belting out tunes in the shower and at karaoke bars or just as they drive. More>>

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