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Evesham Police: Suspicious Package Found In Municipal Complex
Evesham Police Department are conducting an investigation into a suspicious package found inside the lobby of the Evesham Municipal Complex. Evesham Police Department are conducting an investigation into a suspicious package found inside the lobby of the Evesham Municipal Complex.

Evesham Police: Suspicious Package Found In Municipal Complex

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The complex was immediately evacuated this morning and New Road was shut down after an officer discovered the device. More>>

Ramsey: Deliveryman's Shooting By Police Looks Like 'Tragic Miscommunication' Video included

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Police say a man shot and wounded by plainclothes officers in Philadelphia is a pizza deliveryman who may have mistaken them for robbers.
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Man In Critical Condition After Germantown Shooting

Man In Critical Condition After Germantown Shooting

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Police responded to a report of a shooting on Wayne Ave and Chelten Ave at 10:26pm Wednesday night outside of Victor's Tavern. More>>

Doctor, Daughter Accused In Haverford Home Marijuana Bust Video included

Haverford Police have arrested a local doctor and his daughter accused of growing and distributing marijuana inside their home. Haverford Police have arrested a local doctor and his daughter accused of growing and distributing marijuana inside their home.
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Haverford Police have arrested a local doctor and his daughter accused of growing and distributing marijuana inside their home. More>>

South Jersey Wildfire Destroys 1,500 Acres, Continues To Burn Video included

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Flames are tearing through a South Jersey forest right now, and this wildfire is only expected to grow.

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Atlantic City mayor beats elephant at Monopoly

No one puts Atlantic City's mayor in the corner when it comes to playing Monopoly. Not even a circus elephant. More>>

Heroin antidote save 5 in Ocean County

Five lives have been saved by police in Ocean County since they began using a heroin overdose antidote this month. More>>

Philly newspaper lawyers to argue auction rules

A judge could decide Thursday whether Philadelphia's largest newspapers will be sold through an open auction or a sealed bid process. More>>

Hamels loses to Dodgers in 1st start of season

Zack Greinke outpitched Cole Hamels with seven strong innings, Hanley Ramirez homered and Yasiel Puig drove in two runs for the Los Angeles Dodgers in a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night. More>>

DUI Driver Will Not Be Charged In Teen's Death Video included

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Cops say a driver accused of hitting and killing a Bucks County teen and injuring another while driving under the influence of prescription drugs and cocaine will not be charged. More>>

Fox 29 Rides Along With The Camden County Police Department Video included

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There is a heroin epidemic in our area Camden County Police say last month in a 24-hour period alone they had 20 heroin overdoses.Camden County Police Chief Scott Thomson says the Camden-Philadelphia area has replaced New York as the national hub for heroin.However, it's less of a Camden City problem, and more of an issue of addiction in our suburbs.Fox 29’s Jennifer Joyce rode along with the Camden County Police Department tosee the problem first-hand in the video above. More>>

How-To Prevent Workout Injuries Video included

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From gyms to bike trails, children to seniors, people are rushing out of hibernation and getting busy working out, but there may be a price. More>>

Sexual Assault Reported At West Chester University

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According to the Department of Public Safety at West Chester University, they received a report of an indecent assault occurring at approximately 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the Frances Harvey Greene Library. More>>

Getting Results: Woman Says Her Car Was Damaged By Plow Truck Video included

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When a worker for a State Agency accidentally does you harm, you might expect to be compensated in some way.However, when an Emergency Proclamation is declared all bets are off/Sheila Bradley-Oben searched for photos that illustrate the scene when her son called her the night of February 13th.“He was like, 'Mom, I have something to tell you...your car has been damaged.' and I said, 'damaged?' what happened?” Oben explained.She says her 2002 Nissan Altima was covered in a mound of ice and snow... More>>

Businessman charged with violating Iran export ban

The owner of a Pennsylvania company that makes steel-processing equipment has signed a plea agreement with federal prosecutors on a charge he conspired to illegally sell an $800,000 machine to an Iranian firm. More>>

WINDY CHANGES

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Wednesday night stays windy with gusts up to 30 mph.

Temperatures will drop and with the wind look for wind chills below freezing by Thursday AM.

Thursday will stay breezy after a chilly start, but highs will recover into the low and mid 60s by the afternoon.

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Reading officer charged with cash evidence theft

A police officer in eastern Pennsylvania has been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from the police department's evidence room to fund his gambling habit. More>>

Video: Shooting Outside Grocery Store Sends Bystanders Fleeing Video included

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Police have released surveillance video of a daylight shooting that left a 21-year-old man wounded five times, and they're seeking the public's help to identify him. More>>

Police Search For Missing Whitman Park Woman

Carmen Garcia,52, last seen leaving her home on the 1300 block of Morton Street (Camden County Police) Carmen Garcia,52, last seen leaving her home on the 1300 block of Morton Street (Camden County Police)
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Camden Police are searching for a missing woman from Whitman Park. More>>

Man Uses 10 Fake Names, Steals $360K In Welfare, Gets 30 Months

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A Philadelphia man who pleaded guilty to using multiple names and addresses to steal almost $360,000 in welfare benefits has been sentenced to serve less than three years in jail, authorities said Wednesday. More>>

Restaurant plans new statue of Joe Paterno

Fans of the late Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno are planning to commission a new bronze statue of him, and place it across from the school. More>>

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Firefighters Battling Blaze In Muhlenberg Motel

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Firefighters are battling flames and stiff winds at the scene of a multi-alarm motel fire in Berks County. More>>

Rutgers names new chancellor for Camden campus

The dean of the University of Maryland's law school has been named the new chancellor for Rutgers University's Camden campus. More>>

Police Warn Drivers After 2 Armed Carjackings In Camden

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Police in Camden County are asking drivers to be alert after two carjackings since this weekend along one city street.

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Two Lancaster County Men Charged With Distributing Child Pornography

Two Lancaster County Men Charged With Distributing Child Pornography

The men are identified as 41-year old Hector Colon-Plaza and 60-year old Joseph Fortunato The men are identified as 41-year old Hector Colon-Plaza and 60-year old Joseph Fortunato
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Lancaster Police arrested two men as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing, downloading and distribution of child pornography.The men are identified as 41-year old Hector Colon-Plaza and 60-year old Joseph Fortunato. More>>

Weather Conditions Ripe For Brush Fires In Philly Area Video included

Forecasters have issued a red flag warning and fire weather watch for Delaware, most of New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. More>>

IRS awards bonuses to 1,100 who owe back taxes

IRS awards bonuses to 1,100 who owe back taxes

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WASHINGTON (AP) - The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday.More than 2,800 workers got bonuses despite facing a disciplinary action in the previous year, including 1,150 who owed back taxes, said a report by J. Russell George, the Treasury inspector general for tax administration. The bonuses were awarded from October 2010 t... More>>

Attempted Carjacking Occurs At West Chester University Video included

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Students at West Chester University are being a little more cautious, following a string of violence and crime on campus, the latest happening just last night.


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Phils beat Dodgers 3-2 in 10 on Brown's RBI double

Domonic Brown doubled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning after a costly error by left fielder Carl Crawford, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Tuesday night. More>>

Glassboro Police Search For Purse Snatching Suspect

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Glassboro Police are investigating a strong armed robbery that happened in the parking lot of Bottom Dollar, Doubletree Shopping Center on Tuesday. More>>

Gunman Opens Fire During Funeral At Trenton Church Video included

Gunman Opens Fire During Funeral At Trenton Church Gunman Opens Fire During Funeral At Trenton Church
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A funeral inside a Trenton turns into a crime scene. While friends and family are mourning the loss of a loved one, a gunman walks in and starts shooting. More>>

Residents React To Students Charged In Main Line Drug Bust Video included

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People across the country are talking about the drug ring allegedly run by the prep school graduates. More>>

Rangers beat Flyers 4-1 in Game 3, take 2-1 lead

Derek Stepan, Martin St. Louis, Dan Girardi and Dan Carcillo scored goals, leading the New York Rangers to a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 3 on Tuesday night. More>>

Delaware County D.A.'s Office Investigating Chester Police Department Video included

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Tuesday the Delaware County District Attorney's Office launched an investigation into the Chester Police Department. More>>

1 Injured In Chester Shooting Video included

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Skyfox is over the scene of a shooting in Chester, Delaware County. More>>

NJ Police Officer Wounded In Walmart Shootout Video included

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A plain-clothes police officer is recovering from a shootout during an undercover drug investigation. More>>

FOX 29 Investigates: Port Authority Assault Allegation Update Video included

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Fox 29 has "learned" that top executive in the Philadelphia regional port authority, Robert Blackburn, will face some action as a result of the alleged incident last year. More>>

Neighbors Rescue Children From Frankford Rowhome Fire Video included

The fire was reported on the 5200 block of Hawthorne Ave where a home was occupied while the incident happened. The fire was reported on the 5200 block of Hawthorne Ave where a home was occupied while the incident happened.
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Fire Responders rushed to the scene of a fire in Frankford at around 10:20 Tuesday morning. Neighbors sprang into action to save the lives of two young children trapped inside that home.
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Dispatcher And Manchester Police Officer Help Deliver Baby

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Manchester Township, N.J.- A Manchester Police Officer received an unexpected call on Thursday nightfrom Emergency Medical Dispatch. More>>

Council Rock School District Wins 'Green Ribbon Award' Video included

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Administrators, teachers, and students of Council Rock School District are recipients of the "Green Ribbon Award". More>>

Housing Group Helps War Vets Win The Battle Back Home Video included

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FOX 29's Dawn Timmeney introduces us to a local organization that's making a push to give the bravest men and women the lives they deserve with amazing results.

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Man gets lengthy sentence for producing child porn

A New Jersey man who produced images of child sexual abuse has been sentenced to nearly 18 years in prison. More>>

Last of homeless Pa. veteran's pets can be adopted

The last of 27 pets rescued from a homeless veteran's car in Pennsylvania last month is now ready for a good home. More>>

Car hits man mowing median of busy Philly road

A man mowing the lawn on the median of a busy northeast Philadelphia roadway is in the hospital after being hit by a car. More>>

Police Release Surveillance Video of Target Armed Robbery

Police Release Surveillance Video of Target Armed Robbery

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Philadelphia Police are looking for suspects who robbed a Target Department Store in the Northeast Philadelphia Airport section of the city. The robbery was captured on store surveillance video. On Saturday, April 19, 2014, at 10:13 pm, three unknown black men exited the men's restroom of Target located at 11000 Roosevelt Boulevard after closing the store at 10:00 pm and were demanding money from the store's safe. Wh... More>>

100,000 Bees Help Grow Fresh Ingredients Atop Philly Hotel Video included

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Somewhere in the city there are 100,000 bees swarming. Where are the bees? We're taking you to them.

Somewhere in the city there are 100,000 bees swarming. Where are the bees? "Good Day Philadelphia" takes you to them for Earth Day!

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Schwartz ad highlights her role in health-care law

U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz is airing a new TV campaign commercial that aggressively touts her involvement in President Barack Obama's signature health care law. More>>

Public school advocates call for funding changes

Advocates for Pennsylvania public schools are demanding more money and a fairer funding formula. More>>

Police Find Elderly Man Reported Missing

Police Find Elderly Man Reported Missing

Officers are looking for 95-year old Harry Thomas who resides on the 4000 block of Ridge Avenue Officers are looking for 95-year old Harry Thomas who resides on the 4000 block of Ridge Avenue
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Officers were looking for 95-year old Harry Thomas who resides on the 4000 block of Ridge Avenue. More>>

NJ eyes nearly 700 homes for post-Sandy buyouts

By WAYNE PARRY Associated Press New Jersey has identified nearly 700 homes it plans to buy and demolish as part of an effort to move people out of flood prone areas. More>>

New Jersey gets more cash to hire for Sandy jobs

New Jersey is getting an additional $3.6 million from Washington to help communities hire the unemployed to help with Superstorm Sandy recovery. More>>

Corbett reports $200K in 2013 income

Gov. Tom Corbett, a Republican running for a second term, is reporting $200,000 in adjusted income in 2013. More>>

Two Injured After West River Drive Car Accident

Two Injured After West River Drive Car Accident

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Two people were taken to the hospital after a multi-vehicle accident on West River Driver Tuesday morning.Emergency Responders came to the four car crash just after 9.am on West River Drive near Montgomery Drive.All lanes were closed after the accident. The conditions of the victims are unknown at this time.This is a developing story. We will have more information as it becomes available. More>>

Bon Jovi to help open low-income housing in Philly

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi is showing some brotherly love to the less fortunate in Philadelphia. More>>

NJ beach sweeps begin on Sat. to remove debris

The first round of this year's statewide beach cleanups gets underway in New Jersey this weekend. More>>

Christie vetoes raises for workers at 1 authority

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has vetoed new contracts for employees of the bistate agency that runs a bridge and ferries between southern New Jersey and Delaware. More>>

Police: Patient sold suspected drugs at hospital

Police in western Pennsylvania say charges are planned against a woman believed to have sold heroin while she was a patient at a hospital intensive care unit and later from her hospital room. More>>

Certificate: Del. inmate's death ruled a homicide

A death certificate states the death of a Delaware inmate has been ruled a homicide. More>>

Police Looking For Pickup In Hit-And-Run Accident Video included

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Police in Delaware County say they are looking for a hit-and-run driver, and they've released surveillance video from just before the accident.

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Man dies after falling off radio tower

Police say a man died after falling from a 400-foot radio station tower in Long Branch. More>>

2 Injured In Crash Involving SEPTA K-9 Vehicle Video included

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Skyfox was over 5th Street and Lehigh Avenue just after 9 p.m. on Monday night, where a SEPTA K-9 vehicle and a car crashed.Two minor injuries are reported.SEPTA says the K-9 unit was responding to a call for a disturbance on a bus.The officer and the K-9 were not hurt. More>>

Phillies' Lee blanks Dodgers in 7-0 win

Cliff Lee scattered four hits over eight innings, struck out 10 and retired 21 of his last 22 batters to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday night. More>>

High School, College Students Charged In Main Line Drug Bust Video included

25-year old Neil K. Scott and 18-year old Timothy C. Brooks are accused of employing dealers who would sell marijuana, hash oil, cocaine and MDMA (a.k.a. Ecstasy). 25-year old Neil K. Scott and 18-year old Timothy C. Brooks are accused of employing dealers who would sell marijuana, hash oil, cocaine and MDMA (a.k.a. Ecstasy).
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25-year old Neil K. Scott and 18-year old Timothy C. Brooks are accused of employing dealers who would sell marijuana, hash oil, cocaine and MDMA (a.k.a. Ecstasy). More>>

Only On Fox: Solving The Murder Of Amber Long Video included

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Three months after a purse-snatching and murder stunned the city. Homicide detectives work new breaks in the case. More>>

Disabled Man Says Someone Stole His Motorized Wheelchair Video included

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Police released pictures of the kind of motorized wheelchair the man says he had. He's lived on his block for years and doesn't know who or why someone would steal his chair.

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Police Search For Suspect In Crowne Plaza Hotel Robbery

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Southwest Detectives are searching for a suspect who they say robbed a 20-year-old woman at a Wynnefield Heights hotel. More>>

Police: Man Stole From Lancaster Home Depot

Police: Man Stole From Lancaster Home Depot

Two Photos Of Donald Adams, 39. (Lancaster City Bureau of Police) Two Photos Of Donald Adams, 39. (Lancaster City Bureau of Police)
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Police are investigating a theft at a Home Depot store in Lancaster, PA. The say Donald Adams is wanted for the theft that occurred on 1700 Fruitvlle Pike.Investigators believe that Adams may be responsible for similar acts at Home Depot locations in PA, NJ, DE and MD.Adams may be in the company of an unknown White female. They were known to be operating a black Dodge Ram pickup truck with a New Jersey registration plate displayed.Det. Sgt. Mackley has filed a Criminal Complaint against Adams... More>>

Christie renews call for pension system reforms

Gov. Chris Christie is renewing his calls for state lawmakers to enhance pension reforms. More>>

Brush Fire Under Control In Bucks County

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SkyFOX is over a brush fire in Bucks County. More>>

New Jersey's Christie named a Father of the Year

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been named a Father of the Year by the National Father's Day/Mother's Day Council. More>>

Police Search For Suspects In Northeast Philadelphia Target Armed Robbery Video included

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On Saturday, April 19, 2014 at approximately 10:10 p.m., police say three men hid in a men's bathroom at the Target located at 11000 Roosevelt Boulevard, and then robbed the employees at gunpoint. More>>

Hearing Held To Add Speeding Cameras On Roosevelt Boulevard

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Lawmakers hope new cameras will crackdown on those drivers to have a need for speed.The State Senate Transportation Committee will meet at PM. to talk about the issue of putting up cameras to crackdown on speeding on the boulevard.Officials have already installed red light cameras as a safety measure to prevent people from gunning through red lights. This has always been an issue for other drivers and passengers trying to get across the 12 lanes of the Boulevard.Drivers who speed over the lim... More>>

Woman Known For Identity Thefts Appears In Court On Probation Violation Video included

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The Philadelphia woman made famous in an identity theft ring as part of "Bonnie and Clyde" appeared in court today. More>>

Cash assistance rejections rise in Pennsylvania

People applying for federal cash assistance benefits in Pennsylvania are getting rejected at a higher rate and some advocates for the poor blame a two-year-old state law. More>>

Vandals cause $25,000 in damage at Penn State-York

Police say someone smashed windows and caused an estimated $25,000 in damage at Penn State's York campus. More>>

Emery to start for injured Mason again

Ray Emery will make his third straight start for injured goalie Steve Mason when the Philadelphia Flyers host the New York Rangers in Game 3 of their playoff series on Tuesday night. More>>

Police: Pa. robber returns to scene for lost keys

Police said a strong-armed robber who lost his keys while beating up a woman for her purse in a Philadelphia suburb was arrested after returning to the crime scene to search for his lost keys. More>>

NJBEST college savings plan fees cut in half

Investors in New Jersey's 529 college savings plan will now have a more money to put toward their children's college expenses. More>>

World Poker Tour championship opens in NJ 1st time

After 11 years in Las Vegas, the championship event of the World Poker Tour is under way in Atlantic City. More>>

Report: Sandy's fallout affecting small business

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When suburban New York delicatessen owner P.J. Whelan heard the findings of a Federal Reserve Bank of New York poll released Monday on Superstorm Sandy's effect on small businesses, he began nodding in agreement. More>>

Fugitive in '81 Pennsylvania death nabbed in Texas

U.S. marshals say an ex-convict wanted in connection with a 1981 Pennsylvania homicide is under arrest after he was found to be living under an alias and serving as a church deacon in Texas. More>>

6 accused of staging accident to collect insurance

State authorities say six Passaic County residents played roles in a staged-automobile accident scheme that defrauded two insurance companies out of more than $78,000. More>>

Quicker ruling sought in Pa. gay marriage ban case

The plaintiffs in a challenge to Pennsylvania's law banning same-sex marriage are changing strategy and now asking a federal judge to make an immediate decision in their case. More>>

Denn files to run for Delaware attorney general

Delaware Lt. Gov. Matt Denn says he will seek the attorney general's office. More>>

School elections coming in some New Jersey towns

Voters will elect school board members and give up-or-down votes to school property tax levies this week in 26 New Jersey school districts. More>>

New Jersey man dies after tree falls on him

Authorities say a man was killed when a tree he was cutting down fell on him. More>>

New Jersey students to map 150-year-old shipwreck

Students from a New Jersey college are preparing to spend the summer delving into details of a 150-year-old shipwreck in the Atlantic Ocean. More>>

Woman's body found in Pa. excavation storage site

Authorities say a woman's body was found in an excavation storage site in eastern Pennsylvania over the weekend, and investigators are calling her death "suspicious." More>>

Man Dies Following Parachute Jump In South Jersey

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A parachute jump goes terribly wrong in South Jersey. A skydiver dies after what police describe as a problem with his wingsuit. More>>

Student Sexually Assaulted At West Chester University

Student Sexually Assaulted At West Chester University Video included

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Students and parents are on edge after a sexual assault was reported to the University Department of Public Safety on Saturday, April 19th at 2:28 a.m.According to campus police, the assault occurred in a residence on campus. Police say the victim did not know the attacker."It's kind of scary because obviously it shouldn't be happening," student Kate Luff said. "There's security guards so I mean they had to have gotten signed in or lived in the building."Other studentsare just as shocked."Tha... More>>

One Year After Marathon Bombings, Runners Return To Boston Video included

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One year after the explosions, 36,000 runners return to Boston. See how the city is securing the site. More>>

Teenage Boy Reported Missing In Camden

Teenage Boy Reported Missing In Camden

Officials say Michael Edwards was last seen when he left his home on the 700 block of Berkley Street. He is described as a black male 5’5, 120 points, with brown eyes and black hair. Officials say Michael Edwards was last seen when he left his home on the 700 block of Berkley Street. He is described as a black male 5’5, 120 points, with brown eyes and black hair.
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Camden County Police are looking for a 15-year old teenage boy reported missing Saturday night. More>>

Police Search For Person Of Interest In Collingdale Hit-And-Run

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A man was struck by a SUV in Collingdale early Saturday morning. Police responded to reports of a hit and run on the 900 block of Bedford Avenue around 5:30 a.m. Upon arrival, they found a Range Rover crashed into a Chrysler 300 and a man was also laying the lawn of 919 Bedford Avenue covered in blood. The victim was transported to Crozer Chester Medical Center. He is in surgery with severe head and severe lower b... More>>

Man Killed in Monroe Township Skydiving Accident

Man Killed in Monroe Township Skydiving Accident Video included

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A person was injuredafter askydiving accident in Gloucester, Washington Township on Sunday afternoon.Police say the parachute did not open. The person landed on Tuckahoe Road right across from the United Artists movie theatre, which is about a half mile from Cross Keys Airport.Police are currently on the scene still investigating.Stay with Fox 29 for any updates on this story. More>>

Kraft Foods Group Recalls 96,000 Pounds Of Hot Dogs

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Kraft Foods Group, Inc. has issued a recall for approximately 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners. More>>

Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite

Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a senior who asked her to prom during the question-and-answer portion of an assembly. More>>

Police Search For Missing 16-Year-Old In Camden

Police Search For Missing 16-Year-Old In Camden

Police say Zebedee Matthews was reported missing Sunday, April 20th from his home on the 600 block of Benson Street. Police say Zebedee Matthews was reported missing Sunday, April 20th from his home on the 600 block of Benson Street.
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Camden County Police are looking for a missing 16-year-old from Lanning Square.Police say Zebedee Matthews was reported missing Sunday, April 20th from his home on the 600 block of Benson Street.Police describe him as a black male, 5'6 ½", 115 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He has been reported missing three times before and is known to frequent Leonard Avenue in Camden, according to authorities.If you have information on his whereabouts, please call the CCPD tip line at (856) 757-7042. More>>

Rollins gets key hits, Phillies beat Rockies 10-9

Jimmy Rollins homered early, then hit a go-ahead single in the eighth inning that sent the Philadelphia Phillies past the Colorado Rockies 10-9 Sunday. More>>

Wilmington opens 1st new hotel built since 1980

The first new hotel built in Wilmington since 1980 has opened for business. More>>

Four Injured In Car Crash On I-295

Four Injured In Car Crash On I-295

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Four people were taken to the hospital on Sunday afternoon after a two car collision on the southbound lanes of I-295 in West Deptford.Police say the driver of a Nissan and another vehicle with 3 passengers collided. Their vehicles ended up stopped on the left lane of I-295. All four victims were taken to local hospitals with minor injuries.The far left lane of I-295 southbound was blocked as crews cleared the scene. More>>

Man dies following shooting at apartment complex

Prosecutors say a man who was shot inside his southern New Jersey apartment has died from his injuries. More>>

Blood donors replenish supplies after Pa. stabbing

An effort to replenish blood bank supplies after a mass stabbing at a western Pennsylvania high school is far exceeding its target. More>>

Advocates make push to legalize marijuana in NJ

Dozens of activists and community members have gathered at the steps of the New Jersey Statehouse to show their support for legalizing marijuana. More>>

Pittsburgh man charged after egg decorating fight

A Pittsburgh man faces charges after police say he threw hardboiled eggs at his girlfriend during an Easter egg decorating party, then tried to attack police. More>>

Flyers rally to beat Rangers 4-2, even series

Luke Schenn scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, and backup Ray Emery made 31 saves for the Philadelphia Flyers, who rallied to beat the New York Rangers 4-2 on Sunday to even the first-round playoff series. More>>

State finds red-light cameras still reduce crashes

A state report shows Delaware's red-light cameras are reducing the frequency of dangerous crashes at 30 intersections, even as they bring in fewer dollars than in past years. More>>

Pa. hawk sanctuary has different kind of egg hunt

A wild bird sanctuary in eastern Pennsylvania offers children a different kind of egg hunt for Easter, offering as prizes realistic looking wooden replicas of raptor eggs. More>>

State College expands surveillance cameras network

State College is expanding its system of downtown surveillance, adding 71 cameras to a network that's been in place for about a decade. More>>

Miss America asks Pa. school to rethink suspension

Miss America is asking a Pennsylvania school district to reconsider the punishment of a high school student who asked her to the prom during an assembly about the importance of science, technology, engineering and math... More>>

Lyles' pitching, reversed call key Rockies' win

Jordan Lyles pitched effectively into the eighth inning and Colorado was aided by a reversed call that produced its first run in the Rockies' 3-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday night. More>>

Coast Guard Looking For Boater Who Went Overboard In Delaware River

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"Everything happened really in a blink of an eye there was really nothing we could do for him." More>>

Union, Dynamo play to 0-0 tie

The Philadelphia Union and Houston Dynamo played to a 0-0 tie Saturday. More>>

Mayor's menu filled up: 1 day, 24 restaurants

The mayor of a small town in the Philadelphia suburbs can offer a guarantee to his constituents: He won't be going to bed hungry. More>>

Del. State Police charge 2 in purse snatching

The Delaware State Police says two men have been charged in connection with a purse snatching at a Walmart in Wilmington after one suspect was apprehended by good Samaritans. More>>

No Leads On The Cause Of Sea Isle's 7 Alarm Fire

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A seven-alarm fire is captured on smart phone video as it burns several homes, including beachfront properties, in Sea Isle City. More>>

Couple Married 70 Years Die 15 Hours Apart

Couple Married 70 Years Die 15 Hours Apart

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NASHPORT, Ohio (AP) - A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.Helen Felumlee, of Nashport, died at 92 on April 12. Her husband, 91-year-old Kenneth Felumlee, died the next morning. More>>

5-vehicle highway crash leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

One person was killed and another was injured in a central New Jersey crash that involved five vehicles. More>>

Police Seek Two Men In Fairhill Shooting

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Police are searching for two unknown men who shot a 19 year old man in Fairhill on April 17th 2014. More>>

Police: pizza delivery driver robbed in Newark

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Domino's pizza delivery driver in Newark. More>>

Yorkers ask city to legalize raising chickens

A group of York City residents are asking the local government to make it legal for them to raise chickens. More>>

Woman says beau stole her dog, TV on 1st date

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No stolen hearts on this first date. Instead, a New Jersey woman says a man she met on a dating website stole her dog and her flat-screen TV. Dover police tell the Daily Record of Parsippany (http://dailyre.co/1f8Kwz4) that the pair went out for the first time Thursday night. After returning home, the woman said she became occupied in another room, leaving the man alone. When she returned, he was gone -- and so were her Yorkshire Terrier named Violet and her TV valued at $3,000. The woman s... More>>

Officials: Easter Bunny train sparks brush fires

Fire officials say several small brush fires were ignited by a train carrying the Easter Bunny in northwestern New Jersey. More>>

Dominos Delivery Driver Victim Of Armed Robbery

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Police are looking for a man who robbed a Domino’s pizza Delivery driver early Saturday morning in Newark. At approximately 2:00 a.m., the 20 year old delivery man was delivering two pizzas to 500 Stamford Drive apartment D. The driver noticed the apartments were numerically ordered and there was not an apartment D, As the victim got back in his vehicle, a man approached the driver window with a small black handg... More>>

Trenton shootings leave man dead, 3 others wounded

Three separate shootings in New Jersey's capital city have left one man dead and three other people wounded. More>>

Man steals woman's dog, TV on their first date

A woman says her first date with a man she met online ended with him taking her dog and flat-screen television from her northern New Jersey home. More>>

Trucker charged after fatal collision in NJ

Police have arrested the driver of a tractor-trailer who was allegedly on drugs when he rear-ended a woman's car on a New Jersey highway, killing her. More>>

Atlantic-Cape Community College Accused By Activists Of Discriminating The Blind Video included

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Atlantic-Cape Community College is under fire, accused of discriminating against a current blind student and another blind student, who was considering attending the school. More>>

NFL, lawyers at work on $765M concussion deal

A judge overseeing thousands of NFL concussion-linked lawsuits says lawyers are still working to address her concerns about the proposed $765 million fund. More>>

Warren County Prosecutor: Phillipsburg Wrestlers Will Not Be Charged For Photo

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The Warren County Prosecutor Office and the Phillipsburg Police Department say they have completed their investigation into a controversial photo of Phillipsburg High School wrestlers, and have determined that no charges will be filed against the students. More>>

Tractor Trailer Overturned On Rt 130

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An overturned tractor trailer at the height of rush hour! More>>

Pa. school on lockdown after phone threat

An eastern Pennsylvania school is on lockdown after police say someone called 911 with a threat. More>>

Only On Fox: Arsonist On The Loose In South Jersey Town

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It started with a brush fire, then another fire at the rear of this home on Monroe Street and finally a blaze that swept through this vacant home up the block, just a few feet away from where Emma Sethman More>>

Man Charged With Attempted Homicide After Domestic Dispute

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Police say 45-year-old Stephen Clark of Cherry Hill, New Jersey, is facing charges after police were notified by JFK Hospital that a 41-year-old female sustained injuries after a domestic dispute. More>>

Southwest Couple Tied Up And Tortured In Home Invasion

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It was a horrifying night for a couple in southwest Philadelphia. More>>

Pa. man charged with hosting boozy 'Sweet 16' bash

A suburban Philadelphia man is facing charges in connection with a "Sweet 16" party at his home. More>>

Delaware AG's office target of overtime lawsuit

Three men who worked as detectives in the Delaware attorney general's office have filed a lawsuit claiming that the justice agency and Attorney General Beau Biden have refused to pay them overtime. More>>

Philly newspapers going to auction; rules debated

A Delaware judge is hearing testimony about what style auction would bring the highest price for two Philadelphia newspapers. More>>

Mother sought in Pa. girl's shooting death by tot

Police are seeking the mother of an 11-year-old girl they say was apparently shot and killed by a younger child while playing with a gun inside a west Philadelphia home earlier this month. More>>

Marijuana Grow Operation Found in Wilmington Home

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Police have arrested two people for drug related offenses after officers found marijuana plants and weapons inside their Wilmington home. More>>

Fire Crews Battle 2-Alarm Fire in Folcroft

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SkyFOX flew over the 2900 block of Heather Road when the bulk of the fire was knocked off. Fire crews arrived to the scene just before 7a.m. More>>

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