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Haagen-Dazs Giving Away Ice Cream For ‘Free Cone Day’

PHILADELPHIA, PA (CBS) — For those patiently waiting for warmer weather to arrive, Tuesday is Free Cone Day at Haagen-Dazs. To celebrate the special day stop into participating locations around the area for a free scoop of ice cream from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday. Patrons will be able to choose a scoop of […]

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Man Pleads Guilty In Lehigh County Gas Station Gun Battle That Killed 2

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) – A man charged in a deadly three-way shooting at an eastern Pennsylvania gas station that started as a road-rage incident has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter. Kareem Sanders will serve 10 to 20 years in state prison as part of a plea bargain with Lehigh County prosecutors. He entered his plea […]

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Driver Dead After Collision With Tractor-Trailer In Chester County, State Police Say

LONDONDERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — A tractor-trailer accident has left one person dead and has closed a portion of Route 41 in Chester County on Tuesday. According to State Police, an SUV and a tractor-trailer collided just after 4 a.m. at Gap Newtown Pike and Faggs Manor Road. Officials say the SUV was traveling southbound […]

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Eagles Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale Today

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Football games are months away, but Eagles single-game tickets go on sale Tuesday morning. You can buy the tickets only on Ticketmaster.com beginning at 10 a.m. Don’t go to the Lincoln Financial Field box office, single-game tickets are only available on Ticketmaster. There is a four-ticket limit per household. The Birds open […]

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New Jersey’s Self-Proclaimed ‘El Chapo Of Opioids’ Faces Federal Distribution Charges

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey doctor who authorities said referred to himself as the “El Chapo of Opioids” prescribed painkillers without seeing the patients who were receiving them. He often communicated via text message, and falsified records to cover his tracks, according to a criminal complaint released Monday. Robert Delagente was scheduled to […]

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Gritty Wins Webby Award

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – No surprise here… Gritty is an award winner! The Philadelphia Flyers’ mascot is now the proud owner of a “Webby” award. View this post on Instagram Hello, internet. I won a Webby. Monday’s, amirite? A post shared by Gritty (@grittynhl) on May 13, 2019 at 6:37pm PDT Gritty dressed in a suit for […]

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Pennsylvania Ranks In Bottom-10 Of Best States, Researchers Find

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — In its third year, the U.S. News & World Report’s Best States report used more than 70 metrics and thousands of data points to capture how the 50 states best serve their residents across eight main categories, including health care, education, economy and infrastructure. The report also includes an overall ranking of […]

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Inside The Highly-Secure ATF Lab That Solves Massive Local Bombings, Explosions And Fires

BELTSVILLE, Md. (CBS) — Solving crimes by recreating them. At a federal laboratory in Maryland, setting things on fire is all part of the job. Deadly explosions, mysterious bombings and fatal fires — all cases we’ve seen in our region over the past three years. And when the investigation is too large, the Bureau of […]

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Report: Brett Brown To Return As Sixers Head Coach

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Brett Brown isn’t going anywhere. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Sixers managing partner Josh Harris has said Brown will be returning next season. Brett Brown will return as the Philadelphia 76ers coach next season, managing partner Josh Harris told ESPN on Monday night. Harris, Brown and GM Elton Brand met today to […]

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Sparks Fly In Heated Debate Between Jim Kenney, Democratic Challengers Ahead Of Philadelphia Mayoral Election

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There’s little more than one week to go in the Democratic race for Philadelphia mayor, and the gloves came off on Monday night. The challengers went on the attack against incumbent Jim Kenney in their only televised debate. Gun violence seems to have a strong grip on the city and that was […]