Authorities on Thursday apprehended an 18-year-old man in Chester wanted for a fatal shooting in June. Devonte Perkins, of Chester, was taken into custody without incident about 11:15 a.m. in the Sun Village section of the city
The woman is a lieutenant. She and her male colleagues in the Infantry Officer Course completed an intensive combat exercise Wednesday at the Marines' rugged training facility in Twentynine Palms, California, the final graded requirement of the 13-week program.
A double shooting left one man dead Thursday night in the city's Strawberry Mansion section. Just before 8:25 p.m., a 33-year-old man was shot in the abdomen while driving a Mercury Grand Marquis in the 1800 block of North 33rd Street.
A special Mass was said at St. Patrick Catholic Church to pray and raise funds for victims.
PHOENIX (AP) - Former Mafia hit man Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano has been released early from federal prison after serving most of a 20-year sentence for drug-related convictions in Arizona and New York, his attorney said Thursday.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Hour after excruciating hour, Mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. She reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her...
Critics say the latest attempt to repeal Obamacare punishes states that chose to give health coverage to more residents.
Support in Pennsylvania to fully legalize marijuana has reached a record high, according to a poll published Thursday by Franklin and Marshall College.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an extraordinary and direct rebuke, called President Donald Trump "deranged" and said he will "pay dearly" for his threats, a possible indication of more powerful weapons tests on the horizon.
The site being pitched for the company is an area known as the Riverfront Revitalization District.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis on Thursday acknowledged the Catholic Church was "a bit late" in realizing the damage done by priests who rape and molest children, and said that the decades-long practice of moving pedophiles around rather than sanctioning them was to blame.
Given their recent history and current situation, it's hard to imagine a more ill-suited guest list.
Mensah M. Dean received the 2017 Vernon Jarrett Medal for Journalistic Excellence for a series of articles on a state prison inmate who was kept in solitary confinement for 37 years.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the company is "actively working" with the U.S. government in its ongoing Russia investigations.