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18-Year-Old Man Arrested In Connection To Washington Township Graffiti Spree

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) — Police have arrested a man in connection to a rash of graffiti in Washington Township. Residents woke up last Monday morning to find graffiti on vehicles, street signs, fences, mailboxes and private property throughout the Bells Lake development. Police announced the arrest of 18-year-old Anthony Cram Monday. Cram has been […]

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Police Need Public’s Help Locating Major Bradley, Missing 69-Year-Old Man With Dementia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing 69-year-old man with dementia. Major Bradley was last seen at 3:19 p.m. on Sunday on the 4400 block of North 9th Street in the city’s Hunting Park section. Bradley is 5-foot-8 and 188 pounds with a light complexion and a thin […]

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Police Searching For 2 Suspects Who Allegedly Hit Victim In Face With Glass Bottle Along JFK Boulevard

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are looking for two suspects wanted for an assault in Center City. The incident happened in February along the JFK Boulevard, but they just released the video Monday afternoon. Police say a 23-year-old man, walking on the boulevard, got into an argument with a driver. The driver pulled over and his […]

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Philadelphia Can Exclude Catholic Foster Care Agency That Won’t Allow Same-Sex Couples To Foster Children, Court Rules

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia city government can require that contractor Catholic Social Services does not discriminate against same-sex couples in its foster care program, a federal appeals court ruled Monday. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the city after it stopped placing children with the Archdiocese of Philadelphia’s agency because it would not […]

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‘These Are Resilient People’: Shock Of Sri Lanka Terrorist Attack Felt In Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — More than 290 people were killed in a series of bombings in Sri Lanka Sunday. Among those killed were at least four Americans. The shock waves of the terrorist attack are traveling to our area, and Philadelphia has unique diplomatic ties to Sri Lanka. In an office 22 stories above Center City, […]

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Delaware Authorities Searching For Inmate Who Escaped From Corrections Center

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — A man is wanted for escaping from a corrections center in Wilmington. Officials say Ruben Bautista walked out of the entrance gate at the Plummer Community Corrections Center on Friday and never came back. The facility handles inmates who are on work release or getting treatment for substance abuse. Bautista was […]

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Search Continues For Driver Who Killed 2, Injured 5 Others In Bustleton Chain-Reaction Hit-And-Run

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The search is on for a driver in a deadly hit-and-run that killed two people and left five others injured in Northeast Philadelphia on Saturday night. Police are also searching for a person who they say helped that driver flee the scene. The hunt is on for the man who plowed a […]

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Two peopled killed in chain reaction crash identified

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The two people killed in a chain reaction crash Saturday night in the Northeast section of the city have been identified and police are still looking for the driver who caused the crash. The crash happened Saturday night on Bustleton Avenue near Red Lion Road. Police say the driver of a […]

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‘She Was A Wonderful Patriot’: Former Flyers Executive Says Kate Smith Statue Should Not Have Been Removed Amid Racism Allegations

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The backlash came swiftly after the Philadelphia Flyers announced they would stop playing Kate Smith’s version of “God Bless America” and removed her statue outside the Wells Fargo Center after her history of racist songs were revealed. A former Flyers executive had sharp words for the team today and other communities are […]

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Wildwood mayor: Kate Smith’s ‘God Bless America’ will continue to play on boardwalk

WILDWOOD, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Her statue was torn down at the sports complex. The Flyers won’t play her rendition of ‘God Bless America.’ However, there is one public place you’ll still be able to hear Kate Smith perform that song: on the boardwalk in Wildwood every morning. Mayor Ernie Troiano Jr. was on Dom […]