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Woman Dies After Car Slides Onto SEPTA Train Tracks in Montco

A woman is dead after a car slid into the path of a passing SEPTA Regional Rail train on Thursday morning in Montgomery County. Police say […]

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Whistleblower and Temple Professor John Raines Dies

John Raines, one of several whistleblowers who broke into an FBI office in Media in 1971, died on Sunday. He was 84 years old. Raines was a cleric, civil […]

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Montco Teen Dies After Head Injury in Hockey Game

A Montgomery County teenager died after suffering head trauma at a Philadelphia hockey game, the Philadelphia medical examiner reports. Nick Bond, an 18-year-old from Springfield, […]

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Penn State Senior Killed in Fall from Balcony in Spain

A Penn State University senior from York died this past weekend after reportedly falling from a balcony in Seville, Spain. Lauren Bajorek had just completed a […]

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John Templeton Jr. Has Died

John Templeton Jr., who led the John Templeton Foundation after his father’s 2008 death, has died. He passed on Saturday, according to reports. The New […]

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St. Joe’s Prep Holds Prayer Service for Student Who Died at Football Practice

Today, Prep students, faculty and staff gathered for a prayer service in memory of our brother, Ryan Gillyard ’18. Posted by St. Joseph’s Prep on […]

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Worker Dies After KOP Mall Electrocution

Joseph Iacovino, one of two workers injured in an electrical accident earlier this week at King of Prussia Mall, has died. 

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Driver in Fatal Hit-and-Run Expected to Surrender

Police have recovered the vehicle that struck and killed a 4-year-old boy, Abdul Wilson, on Monday. The driver is expected to turn herself in to […]

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(Update) Nutter Offers $20K Reward in Hit-and-Run

[Update 12:35 p.m.] Police have released video from the incident. It does not show the precise moment of impact, but be warned it may still […]

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Boy, 4, Struck and Killed in Horrific Hit-and-Run

A 4-year-old boy was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver Monday night. Police are still seeking the driver.

Members of the Philadelphia Flyers Alumni team, from the left, Bill Barber, Eric Lindros, Bob Clarke and coach Pat Quinn (standing) on the bench during the Winter Classic Alumni hockey game with the New York Rangers Alumni team, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011 in Philadelphia. AP | Tom Mihalek
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Former Flyers Coach Pat Quinn Dies at 71

Former Philadelphia Flyers coach Pat Quinn, who led the Flyers to an NHL-record 35-game unbeaten streak in 1980, has died after a long illness. He […]

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Pa. State Trooper Fatally Shot During Training Exercise

Pennsylvania State Trooper David Kedra was fatally shot in the chest during a training exercise in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania State Police announced. He was 26. Kedra […]

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MIT Student From Chester County Found Dead in Residence Hall

MIT sophomore Phoebe Wang of Chesterbrook was found dead in a residence hall. Wang, scheduled to graduate in 2017, was an active member of her MacGregor […]

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Glee Star’s Boyfriend Found Dead in Philadelphia Hotel

Becca Tobin‘s boyfriend, Matt Bendik, was found dead in a Philadelphia hotel Thursday. Tobin plays Kitty Wilde on Glee. Philadelphia police are calling Bendik’s passing a […]

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Sugar Plant Removed Safety Device 13 Days Before Fatal Accident

The worker who died at a Bucks County sugar plant — after he was buried alive by sugar —would have been saved by a safety […]