The Villanova 19-year-old who authorities say helped run a drug ring looking for customers at elite Main Line schools appeared briefly in Ardmore District Court on Thursday morning to waive his preliminary hearing.
An infant who was seemingly cured of HIV following aggressive drug therapy just hours after her birth was recently discovered to be infected with the virus that causes AIDS after all, doctors announced Thursday.
Vineyards on preserved farmland can sell some merriment along with their wine, under a bipartisan bill signed last week by Gov. Christie that removes a hurdle to holding festivals, wedding receptions, and private parties there.
The former director of a now-defunct West Chester charter school is being investigated for theft after an employee reported finding scores of questionable transfers in the school's bank accounts, court documents show.
Several shootings erupted in North Philadelphia on Thursday morning, leaving three men wounded and their assailants at large. Just after midnight on the 4800 block of Darrah Street, a 22-year-old man told police he heard gunshots before he was suddenly struck in the hip, police said.
A woman was wounded in a shooting Thursday night near a park in Germantown, Philadelphia police said. The woman, 34, was near the entrance to Vernon Park on the 5700 block of Germantown Avenue around 10:15 p.m. when she was shot in the lower jaw and neck, Chief Inspector Scott Small said. The woman was conscious and talking to police when they arrived on scene, Small said, and was listed in stable condition at Einstein Medical Center.
A U.S. Justice Department team listened for nearly two hours Thursday evening as angry Philadelphians lashed out at the Police Department for what they called a long history of unjustified shootings of young black males by white officers.
TRENTON - Gov. Christie and the Senate's top elected Democrat appeared to reach a preliminary agreement Thursday on a bill that would create a commission to study college affordability in New Jersey.