The purple buses are in for a bright Black Friday. After nearly collapsing for lack of funds two years ago, the tourist-friendly Philly Phlash bus will mark its 20th anniversary with extended hours to serve Center City's growing lineup of holiday attractions.
Authorities have arrested an 18-year-old North Philadelphia man in connection with the killing of a 17-year-old this year. Jason "Cassius" Broaster, 18, was arrested Wednesday in Atlanta and is expected to be extradited to Philadelphia to face murder charges in the death of Naaire Murray.
Seniors living in Pennsylvania and New Jersey will need prior approval from Medicare before they can get an ambulance to take them to cancer or dialysis treatments.
Katie O'Brien and her 11/2-year-old son have bounced among family and temporary housing for the last two years. Now she has a permanent home of her own for the holidays.
As his marriage began to crumble in 2010, and his job at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in Allentown hung in the balance, Anthony Elonis took to the Internet to vent his frustrations.