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Homeland Security Cops Looking for Man Seen on Rittenhouse Rooftops

There used to be a time when sneaking onto the roofs of tall buildings was just a fun teenage prank, something you’d do just to […]

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Police Investigating Rash of Armed Robberies in Fairmount

Philly police are investigating a recent string of armed robberies in Fairmount. Residents are worried after four incidents allegedly took place in the neighborhood this week. Police […]

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Delco Man Accused of Liberian War Crimes Convicted of Fraud, Perjury

Mohammed Jabbateh – the East Landsdowne resident accused of committing atrocious war crimes in Liberia under the name of “Jungle Jabbah” – was convicted of immigration […]

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Meet the Philly Women Caught Trashing a 7-Eleven in Viral Video

If you haven’t seen it yet, you’ve got to take a few minutes to watch this absolutely insane video that’s making the rounds of two […]

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Philly Sex Offender Sues Big Tobacco for $50 Million

We here at Philly Mag see a lot of personal injury lawsuits rolling through the local courts, but we don’t remember the last time we […]

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Jogger Says No One Helped as Teens Attacked Her on Schuylkill River Trail

A South Philadelphia woman says she was attacked by a group of teens on the Schuylkill River Trail on Tuesday night — and that none […]

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Bucks County Deputy Sheriff Accused of Indecent Exposure, Lewd Conduct

A Bucks County deputy sheriff has been charged with indecent exposure, open lewdness, and disorderly conduct after two women told authorities that he exposed himself […]

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Disgraced Drexel Neurologist Slapped With Slew of Sex Crime Charges

The former head of Drexel University’s Department of Neurology faces a slew of sex crime charges after several former patients alleged that he had touched […]

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N.J. Man Accused of Abandoning Dying Son After Fleeing Police, Crashing Car

Bail has been set at a steep $5 million for a New Jersey man accused of abandoning his toddler in a car crash that killed the two-year-old. The […]

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South Jersey Woman Accused of Killing Boyfriend With Two Frying Pans

Authorities in New Jersey have announced the arrest of a 33-year-old Camden County woman on murder charges after her boyfriend succumbed to brain injuries sustained […]

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Police Arrest Man in Shooting of a 6-Year-Old

Police have arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with a shooting on a residential block in North Philadelphia last week that left a six-year-old boy […]

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Center City Realtor Charged With Murdering Her Boyfriend in Fishtown

A 37-year-old Center City realtor has been charged with murdering her boyfriend in Fishtown earlier this week. Jeanette B. Wakefield, of the 1000 block of […]

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Man Stabbed to Death Outside Free Library in Center City

This is a developing news story. Check back for more information. A man was stabbed to death on Friday morning outside the Free Library of […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Be So Quick to Judge Philly ‘Scrappers’ Digging for Trash

“Did someone catch him doing it? If so did they break his hands? I sure hope so.” “There are soooo many lately.” “He’s up too […]

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Teen Killed in Crossfire of Germantown Shootout

A 16-year-old boy was killed and three other teens were wounded last night after they were inadvertently caught in the crossfire of either two people […]