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Car Involved In Police Pursuit Strikes Woman Sitting On North Philadelphia Church Steps, Police Say

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS) A car involved in a police pursuit struck a woman who was sitting on the steps of a North Philadelphia church Thursday night. It happened at Broad and Allegheny around 9 p.m. Investigators say the four suspects inside the car were involved in a robbery on the 1900 block of North […]

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Man Arrested For DUI After Side-Swiping 4 Cars, Including A Police Vehicle, Police Say

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A man was arrested for a DUI Thursday night after police say he side-swiped four cars, including a police vehicle. Police say the man was driving a 2009 red Chevy when he hit the vehicles on the 3100 block of F Street in Kensington around 7:49 p.m. No police officers […]

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Rare Disease Day: Local 5-Year-Old Girl Is Only One In The World With This Specific Kind Of Epilepsy

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter BLUE BELL, Pa. (CBS) — The last day of February marks Rare Disease Day. It’s estimated that 30 million people have a rare disease, so scientists and families are trying to raise awareness. Many rare diseases go undiagnosed, and there is no cure for most. Having a rare disease is hard enough, but […]

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Phillies Manager Gabe Kapler Found Out From Fans About Bryce Harper Signing

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — Where were you when you heard the Philadelphia Phillies signed Bryce Harper? Manager Gabe Kapler said he heard from fans during the team’s spring training game against the Toronto Blue Jays. “We had some fans behind us who were sharing moment-by-moment tweets with us. We were getting, […]

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‘He’s Worth That Much Money’: Fans Back Phillies Spending Reported $330 Million For Bryce Harper

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The wait is finally over. After months of rumors and speculation, Bryce Harper finally signed with the Philadelphia Phillies, and fans were overjoyed. Phillies fans told Eyewitness News that Harper is worth the reported $330 million he signed with the organization. The contract is the largest deal […]

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School District Never Alerted Police, Child Welfare That Teen Killed In Bucks County Apartment Stopped Going To School

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter MORRISVILLE, Pa. (CBS) — There was a new twist Thursday in the murders of five family members found dead in a Bucks County apartment. The Morrisville School District never alerted police or child welfare that one of the dead children stopped going to school weeks ago. Thirteen-year-old Damon Decree Jr. […]

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Criminals ‘Think They Can Literally Get Away With Murder’ Because Of Philadelphia DA’s Policies, Feds Claim

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s a war of words between the Philadelphia district attorney and federal prosecutors, who claim Larry Krasner’s policies have led to a more violent Philadelphia. After the U.S. Attorney’s Office issued an explosive reprimand of the District Attorney’s policies, Larry Krasner responded. “What is not called science is claiming it’s […]

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Bryce Harper Graces Cover Of ‘MLB: The Show 19’ In Phillies Uniform

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — What a sight! Bryce Harper is gracing the cover of “MLB: The Show 19” video game in a Philadelphia Phillies uniform. Superstar Bryce Harper Signs $330 Million Deal With Phillies, Reports Say Breaking News: Harper, Phillies reach agreement:https://t.co/fCHLTdfb4J pic.twitter.com/PCYVTx5j2u — MLB The Show (@MLBTheShow) February 28, 2019 […]

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Phillies Get Bryce Harper — Let The Winning Begin

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There was the waiting, and the rumors, and the tweets, followed by more waiting, and more rumors, and more tweets, followed by even more waiting, and even more rumors and even more tweets. Now, finally, the waiting, the rumors, and the tweets are over. Superstar Bryce Harper […]

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Man Charged In Shooting That Critically Injured Deli Owner In Cobbs Creek

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook  | Twitter PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Authorities have charged a man accused of shooting a Philadelphia shop owner during an attempted robbery in the city’s Cobbs Creek neighborhood last year. The U.S. Attorney’s Office announced criminal charges against suspect Jovaun Patterson, Thursday afternoon. Patterson has been charged with attempted robbery and one count of using, carrying […]