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Joe Biden To Announce On Video He’s Running For President, Won’t Hold Rally In Philadelphia, Sources Tell CBS3

WASHINGTON (CBS/AP) — Answering perhaps the most significant question of the early 2020 election season, former Vice President Joe Biden will launch his presidential campaign on Thursday, The Associated Press reports. The move, confirmed by a person familiar with his plans, sets up the 76-year-old lifelong politician as a front-runner in the crowded Democratic contest […]

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Delaware River Waterfront Announces Events Scheduled For Summer 2019

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Summer is almost here, and that means you can expect a fun-packed summer along the Delaware River Waterfront! Residents and visitors can expect concerts, cultural festivals, beer gardens, free yoga, art exhibitions and more this season. Check out some of the events scheduled along the waterfront this summer: Friday, May 10th, Blue […]

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New Jersey Condo Association Violated Women’s Rights By Setting Separate Swimming Hours For Men, Women, Court Rules

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (CBS/AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that a New Jersey condominium association violated women’s rights by setting separate swimming hours for male and female residents. The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the schedule adopted by A Country Place’s condominium association was “plainly unequal in its allotment of favorable […]

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2 Trenton Police Officers Facing Federal Charges After Assaulting Man During Arrest, US Attorney Says

TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) – Two Trenton police officers are facing multiple federal charges after they allegedly assaulted a man they were arresting and then submitted false reports. Authorities say Trenton Police Officer Drew Inman, 25, and former Trenton Police Officer Anthony Villanueva, 25, punched a man numerous times after he had already surrendered to police. […]

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Father and son hospitalized as police search for burglars who shot them

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A father and son are recovering from gunshot wounds, and police are trying to find the burglars who shot them. A family of four came home around 9:45 Monday night on Marlowe Street, between Bridge and Pratt Streets in Frankford, in Frankford.  Investigators say they encountered two people who had broken […]

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Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle Near SEPTA’s 56th Street Station

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A man is recovering after he was struck beneath the “El” at 56th and Market Streets. It happened just before midnight on Monday. The victim is in critical but stable condition. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene.

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Overnight Fire Damages Church In Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (CBS) – Authorities are investigating after flames broke out overnight at a church in Bethlehem. The fire started around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday at Iglesia Pentecostal of Bethlehem. Black smoke could be seen coming from the building on the 1000 block of Pembroke Road. The fire grew to two alarms, before firefighters could get […]

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Villanova University students focus cameras on changing healthcare for women in Ethiopia

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week brings the premiere of a short film Villanova University students have been working on since September. It took them to the Horn of Africa, where they found desperate conditions for expectant moms in need of health care. “They only have one operating room, one overhead light for the table, one […]

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There might be ways to make CPAP more comfortable for you

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Millions of people have obstructive sleep apnea and are told to wear a nighttime device to keep them breathing. However, the CPAP is not always a pleasant fix. Only about half of the people who need a CPAP are successful wearing the device, says Dr. Maria Vega, a sleep physician at Temple […]

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Father, 12-Year-Old Son Shot By Burglars Inside Frankford Home, Police Say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A father and his 12-year-old son were shot Monday night when they returned home to find a burglary in progress, police say. Police say the father and son were out with the rest of their family at Home Depot and arrived home to at least two intruders in their house. Police say […]