Re-enactor charged with leaving pipe bomb at battlefield
Re-enactor charged with leaving pipe bomb at battlefield

A Civil War re-enactor pleaded not guilty Friday to charges that he planted a pipe bomb at a Virginia battlefield in 2017 and threatened to disrupt additional events.

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Philadelphia apologizes for experiments on Black inmates
Philadelphia apologizes for experiments on Black inmates

The city of Philadelphia issued an apology more than four decades after unethical medical experiments were allowed to be performed on mostly Black inmates at the city's since closed Holmesburg Prison from the 1950s to the 1970s.

October 6th, 3:53 PM EDT
College football at 49? North Dakota lineman has right stuff
College football at 49? North Dakota lineman has right stuff

A North Dakota junior college has a senior statesman on its football team.

October 6th, 12:23 PM EDT
Amid end to COVID help, homelessness surging in many cities
Amid end to COVID help, homelessness surging in many cities

Homelessness is expected to be up when the federal government releases results from an annual count in coming months, the first full tally since the coronavirus pandemic began.

October 6th, 10:17 AM EDT
Amid end to COVID help, homelessness surging in many cities
Amid end to COVID help, homelessness surging in many cities

Homelessness is expected to be up when the federal government releases results from an annual count in coming months, the first full tally since the coronavirus pandemic began.

October 6th, 10:17 AM EDT
11 turkey farm workers charged with cruelty caught on video
11 turkey farm workers charged with cruelty caught on video

Eleven people working for one of the nation’s leading turkey producers have been charged with animal cruelty in Pennsylvania after state police said they were caught on video kicking, stomping and beating turkeys at several farms.

October 6th, 9:17 AM EDT
Fetterman records show light schedule as Pa. lieutenant gov.
Fetterman records show light schedule as Pa. lieutenant gov.

In his campaign for a crucial U.S. Senate seat, Democrat John Fetterman takes credit for transforming Pennsylvania’s lieutenant governor’s office into a "bully pulpit" to advance progressive causes.

October 6th, 6:05 AM EDT
Low-income communities learn to tackle climate-fueled heat
Low-income communities learn to tackle climate-fueled heat

Some low-income communities of color around the United States are learning to tackle extreme neighborhood heat fueled by climate change through nonprofit programs that educate and engage.

October 5th, 1:23 PM EDT
GOP optimistic about Senate chances despite Walker turmoil
GOP optimistic about Senate chances despite Walker turmoil

A dramatic family fight has clouded the GOP’s hopes in Georgia’s high-stakes Senate contest.

October 5th, 12:10 AM EDT
Teen sought in ambush outside school that killed 1, hurt 4
Teen sought in ambush outside school that killed 1, hurt 4

Police are seeking a 16-year-old youth in last week's ambush shooting outside a Philadelphia high school that killed a 14-year-old and wounded four other teenagers.

October 4th, 2:34 PM EDT
Judge bars enforcement of ban on guns at city parks, pools
Judge bars enforcement of ban on guns at city parks, pools

A judge has barred the enforcement of an executive order signed by Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney last week banning guns and deadly weapons from the city’s indoor and outdoor recreation spaces, including parks, basketball courts and pools.

October 4th, 12:52 PM EDT
‘A Soldier’s Play’ playwright Charles Fuller dies at 83
‘A Soldier’s Play’ playwright Charles Fuller dies at 83

Charles Fuller, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of the searing and acclaimed “A Soldier’s Play” who often explored and exposed how social institutions can perpetuate racism, has died.

October 4th, 12:04 PM EDT
Remains identified as those of girl, 14, missing since 1969
Remains identified as those of girl, 14, missing since 1969

State police say remains found a decade ago have been identified as those of a teenager girl who went missing in northeastern Pennsylvania more than a half-century ago.

October 4th, 11:40 AM EDT
In Ian's wake, Florida residents brave a slow wait for power
In Ian's wake, Florida residents brave a slow wait for power

Nearly a week after Hurricane Ian smashed into Florida and left carved a path of destruction that reached into the Carolinas, more than half a million statewide residents are facing another day without electricity.

October 4th, 12:16 AM EDT
Homeless 'good Samaritan' gets probation in gas money scam
Homeless 'good Samaritan' gets probation in gas money scam

A Philadelphia man who pleaded guilty to conspiring with a New Jersey couple on a bogus feel-good story that garnered more than $400,000 in online donations has been sentenced to three years’ probation.

October 3rd, 6:04 PM EDT
3 dead after SUV hits deer, then truck on Indiana Toll Road
3 dead after SUV hits deer, then truck on Indiana Toll Road

State police say three people died and two others were injured when an SUV struck a deer along the Indiana Toll Road and crashed into an oncoming pickup truck.

October 3rd, 4:16 PM EDT
76ers coach Rivers uses training camp as education tool
76ers coach Rivers uses training camp as education tool

Philadelphia 76ers coach Doc Rivers took his players to Charleston, South Carolina, as a team bonding experience.

October 3rd, 11:40 AM EDT
Spectator at Steelers game dies after fall from escalator
Spectator at Steelers game dies after fall from escalator

A spectator at Sunday’s game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets has died following a fall at Acrisure Stadium.

October 3rd, 2:22 AM EDT
In Hurricane Ian's wake, dangers persist, worsen in parts
In Hurricane Ian's wake, dangers persist, worsen in parts

Days after Hurricane Ian carved a path of destruction from Florida to the Carolinas, the dangers persisted, and even worsened in some places.

October 3rd, 12:28 AM EDT
Terry Bradshaw says he's been treated for 2 kinds of cancer
Terry Bradshaw says he's been treated for 2 kinds of cancer

Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw says he has been treated for two forms of cancer in the past year.

October 2nd, 5:22 PM EDT
Police: Man killed by troopers after hitting 1, striking SUV
Police: Man killed by troopers after hitting 1, striking SUV

Authorities say state police shot and killed a man who struck a trooper with his pickup truck and then crashed into a police sport utility vehicle after an altercation at a northeastern Pennsylvania bar.

October 2nd, 2:46 PM EDT
Trump: 'King' to some in Pennsylvania, but will it help GOP?
Trump: 'King' to some in Pennsylvania, but will it help GOP?

The enthusiasm for Donald Trump’s unique brand of nationalist populism has cut into traditional Democratic strongholds in places such as Monongahela in western Pennsylvania.

October 2nd, 8:34 AM EDT
Max Baer, Pennsylvania Supreme Court's chief justice, dies
Max Baer, Pennsylvania Supreme Court's chief justice, dies

Max Baer, the chief justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, has died at age 74 only months before he was set to retire.

October 1st, 11:45 AM EDT
Jack Harlow, Dua Lipa, Demi Lovato headline Jingle Ball tour
Jack Harlow, Dua Lipa, Demi Lovato headline Jingle Ball tour

iHeartRadio has unveiled a starry rotating lineup for its winter 2022 Jingle Ball tour, including sets by Jack Harlow, Dua Lipa, Backstreet Boys, Demi Lovato, Lizzo and Charlie Puth.

September 30th, 4:48 PM EDT
Space telescopes capture asteroid slam with striking clarity
Space telescopes capture asteroid slam with striking clarity

Two space telescopes have captured this week's asteroid strike, the first planetary defense test of its kind.

September 29th, 6:17 PM EDT
Father, teenage son charged in killing of rapper PnB Rock
Father, teenage son charged in killing of rapper PnB Rock

A man and his 17-year-old son have been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of rapper PnB Rock at a South Los Angeles restaurant.

September 29th, 4:23 PM EDT
Holocaust survivor who escaped synagogue massacre dies
Holocaust survivor who escaped synagogue massacre dies

Judah Samet, a Holocaust survivor who narrowly escaped a shooting rampage at a Pittsburgh synagogue in 2018, has died.

September 29th, 3:29 PM EDT
'Gangsta's Paradise' rapper Coolio dies at age 59
'Gangsta's Paradise' rapper Coolio dies at age 59

Coolio, the rapper who was among hip-hop’s biggest names of the 1990s with hits including “Gangsta’s Paradise” and “Fantastic Voyage,” has died.

September 28th, 9:40 PM EDT
Small plane crash near home kills 1 occupant, injures 2nd
Small plane crash near home kills 1 occupant, injures 2nd

Authorities say a small plane crash in eastern Pennsylvania killed one person and injured another.

September 28th, 5:34 PM EDT
Senators push new oversight to combat federal prison crises
Senators push new oversight to combat federal prison crises

A bipartisan group of U.S. senators introduced legislation Wednesday to overhaul oversight and bring greater transparency to the crisis-plagued federal Bureau of Prisons.

September 28th, 2:04 PM EDT