Philadelphia Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Jane 'Pixanne' Norman, Temple Grad-Turned-TV Star, DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Jane Norman, a Philadelphia native who developed a character named "Pixanne" that became a local television hit for the entire decade of the 1960s, died Saturday at home in Bala Cynwyd, NBC10 has learned. She was 83. Norman's affinity for music and the stage showed early as she started piano lessons at 3, and five years later composed a piece that the Philadelphia Orchestra played in concert.

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  2. Man Pushed from Window of Troubled North Philly MotelRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    A man fell three stories and was critically injured Saturday afternoon after police said someone possibly pushed him out of a window at a North Philadelphia motel. The victim, who was not identified, fell shortly before 3 p.m. from the third floor window at Liberty Motel on Germantown Avenue.

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  3. Jackknifed Tractor-Trailer Snarls Traffic on 1-95Read the original story

    May 13, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Heavy rain and slick roads caused a tractor-trailer to jackknnife on Interstate 95, leaving just one lane of traffic getting by Saturday morning.

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  4. Brothers, 14 & 11, Abducted at Gas Station, Assaulted: PDRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    The brothers, 14 and 11, were taken from this Sunoco station at 33rd and York streets in Philadelphia's Strawberry Mansion neighborhood. A pair of young brothers were abducted by a man outside a Strawberry Mansion gas station who then sexually assaulted them in two incidents minutes apart, police said.

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  5. How Much Student Loan Debt do Philadelphians Owe?Read the original story

    May 12, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Philadelphians carry a median student loan debt of $19,678, according to a report released Wednesday by personal finance site WalletHub. The study looked at adults over the age of 25 who have a bachelor's degree in nearly 2,000 cities, and ranked them by comparing the median student loan debt with their median earnings, since student loan debts are "more unsustainable in some places than others," according to the report.

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  6. No Service? Philly Wants to Fix Wissahickon Park Dead ZonesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Cellphone coverage basically disappears in some areas of Philadelphia parks, and now city council members are looking at how they can make changes to make those parks safer. Wissahickon Valley Park, with its gravel trails and lush tree canopy, is a peaceful oasis from the hustle and bustle of city life.

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  7. Amtrak 188 Engineer Charged in Deadly DerailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | NBC Philadelphia

    The engineer operating Amtrak 188 when it careened off the tracks in Northeast Philadelphia two years ago has been charged criminally in the derailment, Pennsylvania's attorney general announced Friday. Brandon Bostian, 33, was charged shortly after 5 p.m. Friday, a mere seven hours before the statute of limitations was set to expire in the case.

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  8. Philly City Council Votes to Replace Wells FargoRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Philadelphia City Council voted unanimously to approve legislation to remove Wells Fargo as the bank handling the City's $2 billion payroll. The legislation would authorize the city treasurer's office to enter into an agreement with Citizens Bank to handle those services at the start of the next fiscal year in July.

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  9. Uptown Beer Garden Returns for 3rd YearRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    New additions include exclusive beer and expanded seating. Sourias and his restaurant group Craft Concepts Group at 5 p.m. on Thursday, May 11, will open Uptown Beer Garden, the 9,000-square-foot beer garden at 1735 JFK Blvd. that first made its debut in 2015.

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  10. Rowers in Town for Dad Vail Regatta Find Vans Broken IntoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    The University of Pittsburgh Rowing Team members arrived back to their vans parked at Brewery Hill and Kelly drives Thursday night to find broken windows and missing items including bags, purses and laptops, witnesses and Philadelphia police said. Philadelphia police didn't reveal if they had any suspects in the heist on the eve on the rowing competition.

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  11. High Levels of Radon Found in PA Water WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Cancer-causing radon has been found in some Pennsylvania water wells, adding slightly to the much bigger threat faced by homeowners from airborne sources of the radioactive gas. Radon primarily enters a home through rock and soil surrounding the foundation.

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  12. Trump's Presidency Helping Local 'Hate Groups' Grow?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    With a large number of hate groups prominent in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware, NBC10 Investigative Reporter Mitch Blacher set out to understand how these groups gain popularity, and who is behind them. Hate group activity has been on the rise nationwide since President Donald Trump's candidacy and election, according to an assessment by the Southern Poverty Law Center.

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  13. 3 Girls Struck by Vehicle in Southwest PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    A 9-year-old girl, 10-year-old girl and 5-year-old girl were walking on the 2000 block of S. 60th Street at 6:01 p.m. when they were struck by a vehicle traveling southbound on 60th Street. All three children were taken to the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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  14. Philadelphia University to Change Name... AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Philadelphia University will be renamed Thomas Jefferson University when the colleges complete a merger later this year, university officials announced Friday. In an email to faculty and staff obtained by NBC10, Philadelphia University president Stephen Spinelli, Jr. said a research analysis showed Thomas Jefferson University has a "stronger brand and potential for building a stronger national and international reputation vs. a more regional reputation."

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  15. 37 Million Dead: The Beetle Killing Off Pa.'s Ash TreesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    A beetle, known as the emerald ash borer and native to Asia, has been reported in counties outside Philadelphia. It targets ash trees, one of the region's most populous, and can kill the trees within a year or two.

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  16. TV Show Look To Link H.H. Holmes and Jack The RipperRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    Cameras have been rolling all week at Holy Cross Cemetery in Yeadon, Delaware County. A television crew is recording a show on serial killer H.H. Holmes.

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  17. Undocumented Mother Allowed to Stay in Philly ... For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    A mother of three has been granted extra time with her family after a Philadelphia immigration judge postponed a hearing some advocates feared would lead to deportation. Araceli Rosendo Torres was calm as she and her husband entered court Thursday morning.

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  18. 'Hurricane': April Felt Like May; May Will Feel Like MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Bill Henley shows off a gorgeous sunshine ahead of a cooler day where clouds will build. No, that's not a typo.

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  19. Cop Allegedly Punched Wife, Chased Her with Patrol CarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    A 10-year veteran of the Philadelphia police department allegedly attacked his wife in West Philadelphia, then chased after her in his patrol vehicle with lights and sirens activated. The incident allegedly involving Antonio Mayhew, 30, and his wife started early Tuesday morning in the 5200 block of Market Street, police said, alleging that Mayhew "struck her in the head with his fist as she sat in the driver seat of her vehicle."

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  20. NBC10 Investigators: Homegrown Terrorism in Pa. and NJRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | NBC Philadelphia

    The NBC10 Investigators takes a look at how terrorist organizations are recruiting members in America, including some in our area. NBC10's George Spencer has the details.

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