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Police: Ex-Playboy Model Found Strangled in Her Lower Merion Apartment

Just days before her killing, Christina Carlin-Kraft had handbags and jewelry stolen from her home.

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MOVE Members Say 1985 Bomb Gave Ramona Africa Cancer

The only adult in the MOVE house to survive the infamous bombing and subsequent fire has been diagnosed with lymphoma.

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Fun’s Over: Philly Students Returning to School Before Labor Day

District officials say the move will be the new normal.

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SEPTA, Amtrak Resume Normal Schedules After Frankford Junkyard Fire

The fire comes on the heels of another on the border of Port Richmond and Kensington, covering an entire city block.

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Ritz Theaters, Like Everything Else, Might Soon Be Owned by Amazon

If successful, the acquisition would be the latest step in Jeff Bezos’s move toward brick-and-mortar holdings aimed at an upscale audience.

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Police Seek Man in Connection With Killing at Jefferson Station

Police say the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous.

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Get Ready for 10- (or 11- or 7-) Digit Dialing in South Jersey

Calling an 856 number from an 856 number? Seven digits is all you need. But dialing a 609 number from 609? Well …

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Philly Unions Rally Against Trump’s Immigration Policies

Around 2,000 union workers gathered on Penn’s Landing on Wednesday.

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WATCH: The Schuylkill Is a Trash Heap After Heavy Rain and Flash Floods

Rushing, muddy brown currents have left islands of basketballs, branches, plastic bottles, and tires near Boathouse Row.

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7 Injured as Man Opens Fire in Cheltenham Walmart, Then Crashes Into Cop Car

The incident occurred in the Cedarbrook Plaza store around 6 p.m. after a dispute in a checkout line, police say.

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Pat’s King of Steaks Now Delivers … Across the Country

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WATCH: A Boat Went Up in Flames on the Delaware River

The boat was billowing black smoke when authorities responded around 11:30 p.m. Monday.

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Flooding Closes Parts of Schuylkill and Turnpike, Prompts Rescues

There were at least a dozen vehicle rescues across Chester, Montgomery and Delaware counties.

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Scenes From the 2018 Philly Free Streets

Including a history scavenger hunt, jazz festival, and pop-up beach.

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Swimmers, This Isn’t the Weekend to Cool Off in the Delaware

More than a dozen people have had to be rescued in the past week. Plus: fuel spill.