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Police: Man Kills Daughter's Boyfriend Climbing In Window Video included

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Philadelphia police say a man shot and killed his daughter's 31-year-old boyfriend after the boyfriend was caught trying to climb into a window.

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Trump Plaza Closes Its Doors In Atlantic City Video included

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Another day, another Atlantic City casino crumbles as Trump Plaza closes its doors early Tuesday. But there's some good news in store for a different A.C. casino.

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Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

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With Nick Foles at quarterback and LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles in the backfield, the Philadelphia Eagles are never out of the game. More>>

Funeral scheduled for trooper killed in ambush

By MICHAEL RUBINKAM Associated Press A funeral will be held Thursday for a Pennsylvania State Police trooper who was killed in an ambush outside his barracks. More>>

Philly's Courtney Lapresi Wins MasterChef

Congratulations to Courtney Lapresi, 25 who is now the MasterChef!  (PHOTO: FOX BROADCASTING) Congratulations to Courtney Lapresi, 25 who is now the MasterChef! (PHOTO: FOX BROADCASTING)
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Congrats to our own Philly girl who is now the MasterChef! More>>

Amtrak Operating Limited Schedule between Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia

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Amtrak is providing limited service on the Acela Express and Northeast Regional between Washington, D.C., and Philadelphia this morning as a result of a Catenary pole and downed wires on tracks, caused by a Norfolk Southern freight train, on the Northeast Corridor.Limited service on Acela Express between Washington, D.C., and Wilmington, Del., is operating. On the Northeast Regional, limited service is operating between Washington, D.C., to Philadelphia. Service is operating between Philadelp... More>>

Kent State University blasts red-stained sweatshirt sold by Urban Outfitters

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A sweatshirt being sold by Urban Outfitters featuring fake blood stains and tattered edges with the logo of Kent State University, where four students were killed in a 1970 incident that shocked America, is “beyond poor taste and trivializes a loss of life,” university officials said. More>>

Police: 13-Year-Old Shot In Hunting Park

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Police say a 13-year-old was shot in the city's Hunting Park section by Old York Road and Erie Ave on Monday night. More>>

Authorities Continue To Investigate State Police Barracks Shooting Video included

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State police say one trooper is dead and another is injured after a shooting at a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania. 

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Gay Couple Speaks After Center City Attack Video included

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Investigators say a gay couple was walking in Center City when they were stopped by a group of people and brutally beaten on the corner of 16th and Chancellor. Both of the victims are now recovering from nasty injuries. On Monday, the victims broke their silence in hopes that the group will be caught by police.
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Students Tested For Alcohol At Phoenixville Area High School Football Game Video included

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Some football fans showed up to a Friday night high school game in Phoenixville, but they needed to pass a breathalyzer to prove they didn't have any alcohol before the game. More>>

Police: Woman Stole Thousands From Cheer Association Video included

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A woman is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from a youth cheerleader association and police say she staged another crime to cover her tracks. More>>

Papelbon blows save as Phils lose to Marlins 5-4

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By CHRISTOPHER A. VITOAssociated PressPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia closer Jonathan Papelbon made a lewd gesture to fans and was ejected after giving up four runs in the ninth inning during the Phillies' 5-4 loss to the Miami Marlins on Sunday.Papelbon (2-3) had converted 14 straight save chances since July 22 when he entered with a 4-1 lead in the ninth. Papelbon allowed five of his first six batters to reach, giving up Jarrod Saltalamacchia's double, Kike Hernandez's walk, Adeiny Hechava... More>>

Flyers Legend Reveals Remedy For Gynecomastia Video included

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Flyers legend Bernie Parent is opening up about an embarrassing condition that affects men of all ages. He also is revealing an option for those with the condition that does not involve surgery.  More>>

Police Looking For Man Who Robbed Princeton, NJ Bank

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Princeton Police are looking for the person who robbed a TD bank on Monday around 11:30am.Police were called to the TD Bank on State Rd. after a store employee reported they had just been robbed. According to police, a white male, 23-25 years old, approached a bank teller and passed a note saying that he was armed and demanded cash. The bank teller handed the robber cash in an envelope and the man left. No weapon was seen by the bank employees and no one was injured.Police searched the area b... More>>

Burglar Caught Climbing Through Window in Havertown

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Haverford Police were called to the 1000 block of Allston Rd in Havertown on Monday morning after someone confronted a burglar climbing through a second floor window of their home.After being confronted, the man exited out of the same window and ran away. Officers responded to the area and located the man on East Township Line Road. When officers stopped him, he pushed a detective and continued running. After a short foot pursuit, he was taken into custody and identified as Paul E. Giuliano, ... More>>

78 Bags of Heroin Seized After Wilmington Car Chase

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Wilmington Police arrested Tyrone McManus, 41, after he sped off from police after they tried to pull him over for an equipment violation.During the chase, McManus was seen throwing objects from his car. The car finally stopped on the 800 block of East 7th St, where McManus then got out of the car and ran through several yards and into a house.Officers entered the home and were able to put McManus in custody/ A search of his vehicle and the pathway taken by McManus resulted in 78 bags of hero... More>>

Newborn of Pregnant Woman Killed In Frankford Dies Video included

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Police say the 25-year-old Megan Doto was full-term when someone shot her in the face with a .40-caliber, fully automatic weapon just before noon. More>>

Getting Results: Residents Fed Up With Illegal Dumping Video included

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Two years ago, FOX 29 got the Streets Department to clean up the mess along the 3000 block of West Abbotsford Avenue where trash and overgrown weeds were forcing walkers to detour into busy traffic, well now, the problem has returned. More>>

McCoy's 20-Cent Tip Receipt Going For Thousands On eBay Video included

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That 20-cent tip receipt left by Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy for a waiter at a restaurant in Northern Liberties is now for sale, but the price is rising quickly.


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2 Men Escape From Juvenile Detention Center, Wanted By NJ Police

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New Jersey State Police are assisting local authorities in Bridgeton, NJ after three juveniles escaped from the Cumberland County Juvenile Detention Center on Trench Rd.A New Jersey State Police official confirms to Fox 29 an active search is underway. A description of the three juveniles was not given, and it was unclear how the men were able to escape. The boys escaped some time before 8pm on Saturday night.Police would not give any more details at this time. Stay with Fox 29 News for updat... More>>

Study: Leaky wells, not fracking, taint water

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The drilling procedure called fracking didn't cause much-publicized cases of tainted groundwater in areas of Pennsylvania and Texas, a new study finds. Instead, it blames the contamination on problems in pipes and... More>>

#FOX29Weekend Morning Newscast Debuts Saturday

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Our morning weekend show premieres this Saturday! We're going interactive – your stories, your views, your news.
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  • Philly's Courtney Lapresi Wins MasterChef

    Philly's Courtney Lapresi Wins MasterChef

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:39 AM EDT2014-09-16 12:39:08 GMT
    Congratulations to Courtney Lapresi, 25 who is now the MasterChef!  (PHOTO: FOX BROADCASTING)Congratulations to Courtney Lapresi, 25 who is now the MasterChef! (PHOTO: FOX BROADCASTING)
    Congrats to our own Philly girl who is now the MasterChef!
    Congrats to our own Philly girl who is now the MasterChef!
  • Police: Man Kills Daughter's Boyfriend Climbing In Window

    Police: Man Kills Daughter's Boyfriend Climbing In Window

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:13 AM EDT2014-09-16 11:13:20 GMT

    Philadelphia police say a man shot and killed his daughter's 31-year-old boyfriend after the boyfriend was caught trying to climb into a window.

    Philadelphia police say a man shot and killed his daughter's 31-year-old boyfriend after the boyfriend was caught trying to climb into a window.

  • Trump Plaza Closes Its Doors In Atlantic City

    Trump Plaza Closes Its Doors In Atlantic City

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 6:58 AM EDT2014-09-16 10:58:41 GMT

    Another day, another Atlantic City casino crumbles as Trump Plaza closes its doors early Tuesday. But there's some good news in store for a different A.C. casino.

    Another day, another Atlantic City casino crumbles as Trump Plaza closes its doors early Tuesday. But there's some good news in store for a different A.C. casino.

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  • Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

    Vikings bring back Peterson despite abuse charge

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-09-16 09:02:01 GMT
    Adrian Peterson was back at Minnesota Vikings headquarters on Monday, and the first thing fullback Jerome Felton did when he saw his star running back was give him a high-five.
    Adrian Peterson was back at Minnesota Vikings headquarters on Monday, and the first thing fullback Jerome Felton did when he saw his star running back was give him a high-five.
  • Eagles make right calls in 30-27 win over Colts

    Eagles make right calls in 30-27 win over Colts

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 4:21 AM EDT2014-09-16 08:21:45 GMT
    Philadelphia made all the right calls Monday night.
    Philadelphia made all the right calls Monday night.
  • Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

    Foles leads Eagles to 30-27 win against Colts

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 1:21 AM EDT2014-09-16 05:21:52 GMT
    With Nick Foles at quarterback and LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles in the backfield, the Philadelphia Eagles are never out of the game.
    With Nick Foles at quarterback and LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles in the backfield, the Philadelphia Eagles are never out of the game.
  • Papelbon blows save as Phils lose to Marlins 5-4

    Papelbon blows save as Phils lose to Marlins 5-4

    Monday, September 15 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-09-16 01:13:07 GMT
    By CHRISTOPHER A. VITOAssociated PressPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia closer Jonathan Papelbon made a lewd gesture to fans and was ejected after giving up four runs in the ninth inning during the Phillies' 5-4 loss to the Miami Marlins on Sunday.Papelbon (2-3) had converted 14 straight save chances since July 22 when he entered with a 4-1 lead in the ninth. Papelbon allowed five of his first six batters to reach, giving up Jarrod Saltalamacchia's double, Kike Hernandez's walk, Adeiny Hechava...
    By CHRISTOPHER A. VITOAssociated PressPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Philadelphia closer Jonathan Papelbon made a lewd gesture to fans and was ejected after giving up four runs in the ninth inning during the Phillies' 5-4 loss to the Miami Marlins on Sunday.Papelbon (2-3) had converted 14 straight save chances since July 22 when he entered with a 4-1 lead in the ninth. Papelbon allowed five of his first six batters to reach, giving up Jarrod Saltalamacchia's double, Kike Hernandez's walk, Adeiny Hechava...
  • McCoy's 20-Cent Tip Receipt Going For Thousands On eBay

    McCoy's 20-Cent Tip Receipt Going For Thousands On eBay

    Monday, September 15 2014 4:09 PM EDT2014-09-15 20:09:56 GMT

    That 20-cent tip receipt left by Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy for a waiter at a restaurant in Northern Liberties is now for sale, but the price is rising quickly.

    That 20-cent tip receipt left by Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy for a waiter at a restaurant in Northern Liberties is now for sale, but the price is rising quickly.


  • Woods says strength is back, but not swing

    Woods says strength is back, but not swing

    Monday, September 15 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-09-15 19:21:16 GMT
    Tiger Woods says he has his strength back. The next task is to find a new swing.
    Tiger Woods is too busy in the gym to find a new swing coach, or even swing a golf club.
  • Beckham urges Scottish voters to keep union

    Beckham urges Scottish voters to keep union

    Monday, September 15 2014 6:30 AM EDT2014-09-15 10:30:59 GMT
    David Beckham is urging voters in Scotland to vote against independence.
    David Beckham is urging voters in Scotland to vote against independence.
  • Keselowski locks up spot in Sprint Cup's Round 2

    Keselowski locks up spot in Sprint Cup's Round 2

    Monday, September 15 2014 4:40 AM EDT2014-09-15 08:40:47 GMT
    Stop Brad Keselowski if you've heard this one before.
    Stop Brad Keselowski if you've heard this one before.
  • McIlroy fades in season finale, Horschel wins

    McIlroy fades in season finale, Horschel wins

    Monday, September 15 2014 4:30 AM EDT2014-09-15 08:30:38 GMT
    Rory McIlroy found his ball submerged in deep rough, next to a fence that separates the course from the driving range at East Lake. He jumped up and down, trying to see over a holly bush that obscured his view of...
    Rory McIlroy found his ball submerged in deep rough, next to a fence that separates the course from the driving range at East Lake. He jumped up and down, trying to see over a holly bush that obscured his view of the ninth...
  • Peterson case creates new crisis for NFL

    Peterson case creates new crisis for NFL

    Sunday, September 14 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-09-15 00:10:55 GMT
    The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player.
    Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic...
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    A sweatshirt being sold by Urban Outfitters featuring fake blood stains and tattered edges with the logo of Kent State University, where four students were killed in a 1970 incident that shocked America, is “beyond poor taste and trivializes a loss of life,” university officials said.
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