PhillyConfidential Archive: December, 2010

Another woman found dead in Kensington

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A partially nude woman was found dead in a weeded lot in a desolate alley i on Tusculum Street near Front in Kensington tonight. Police Commissioner... Read more

Three Temple students robbed

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Three Temple University students were robbed at gunpoint in separate incidents between 12:30 p.m. and 1:15 p.m. Monday. Temple officials said... Read more

UPDATE: Cops: Teen recants rape story

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UPDATED (Police told the Daily News' Julie Shaw Tuesday morning that a 15-year-old who claimed she was raped had made up her story. The updated... Read more

Neighbors react to W. Philly murder

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Jan Ransom offers this update on a story she first wrote about yesterday involving the murder of young man from West Philadelphia: Police... Read more

Two charged with beating Sugar House patron

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Two Philadelphia men have been charged with pistol-whipping a Cinnaminson, N.J., man after he won $2,000 at the Sugar House Casino on Oct.... Read more

Family of Kensington Strangler victims speak out at vigil

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They stood at the edge of a barren lot in the darkness, two families united by the kind of searing emotional pain that is only known by parents... Read more

Not suicide, homicide, in West Philly

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Police have charged a teenager with murdering a West Philadelphia man whose shooting death was initially thought to be suicide. Jeremy Robinson... Read more

A Night on Kensington Avenue

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Daily News reporter Jan Ransom and I spent a couple of hours tonight on Kensington Avenue chatting up prostitutes about the elusive Kensington... Read more