Then-Sgt. Paul Owens was in an employee elevator at the Criminal Justice Center courthouse when it crashed through the 15th-floor ceiling of the 17-story courthouse around 10:20 a.m. Aug. 4, 2016, and smashed into an equipment room.
Suspect in young mother’s slaying had been charged last year with beating her, but charges were dropped
Tyrese Lynch was taken into custody last year for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend. The case was dropped due to "prosecutorial discretion."
Rhys Hoskins ready, willing to help Phillies’ sales pitch to superstars Bryce Harper and Manny Machado
The young Phillies slugger is willing to help sell free agents, including Harper and Machado, on the experience of playing in Philadelphia.
For the first time since 1977, the Philadelphia School District has lost its junk-bond credit rating.