Boys and girls were told the following story. Then they were shown photos of two men and two women, and asked to guess which person the story was about. By age 6, girls were less likely than boys to favor their own gender.
In Chester County in the summer of 1957, Steve McQueen was insufferable.
"He was an absolute horror," producer Jack Harris said yesterday, "but I loved everything he did for us."
Alasha Anderson, 19, became West Chester's second shooting victim of the week Thursday night, and police have established links between the two incidents, one of which was fatal.
The Rendell administration late yesterday suggested an alternative to a controversial Senate proposal to pay for the cleanup of hazardous sites by taking $40 million a year from a state land-preservation fund.
SCRANTON - In a day of high drama, Michael Curtis Reynolds took the stand at his federal terrorism trial to proclaim his innocence, then withstood a withering 70-minute cross-examination from an agitated U.S. attorney who was admonished by the judge to "cool off."
Harold Diehl isn't surprised to hear that his daughter, Marjorie Diehl-Armstrong, is accused of concocting an elaborate and bizarre bank-robbery plot that included seeking to hire someone to kill him and locking a bomb onto the neck of a pizza deliveryman.
For John and William Reiff, their twin-ness defined their lives.
They were featured in the 1997 Guinness Book of World Records for winning the International Twins Association's "Most Identical Twins" contest a record 21 times.
Sheila Fleming, a senior planner for the Brandywine Conservancy, was standing in a field several years ago trying to figure out where to put dozens of new homes on a northern Chester County farm when a goat ate her map.
A high-ranking Lehigh University official who thought he was soliciting sex from a mother and her two young daughters was online with a Delaware County detective, authorities said yesterday.
I am deeply touched by a cartoony bear as I stand on Route 73 in Boyertown, in the rain, during the week of Independence Day, watching water drip from the saluting figure's face.
ERIE - A pizza deliveryman who robbed a bank and was then blown up by a bomb locked around his neck helped plan the robbery and then got caught up in something "much more sinister," a prosecutor said yesterday in the first accounting of a baffling and sensational 2003 crime.
West Chester police yesterday announced the arrests of two men in connection with the Monday slaying of Christian M. Oliveras, a 21-year-old father scheduled to plead guilty next week to selling cocaine.
After more than three years of debate, Newtown Township supervisors inched closer to a decision Monday night on whether to allow a controversial town-center project that would transform their pass-through Delaware County community into a destination.
At the age of 77, Louise Talley was raped and stabbed to death in her Nicetown home - and Anthony Wright signed a confession saying that he did it.
The folks at 20th Century Fox are holding a contest to finally resolve a mystery that has perplexed TV viewers for nearly two decades: