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Crisco poles fail to stop Eagles fans from climbing post-NFC Championship

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - On Saturday afternoon, workers who jokingly called themselves the "Crisco Cops" greased light poles to prevent Eagles fans from climbing them. But Eagles loyalists could not be deterred in their celebrations following the team's NFC Championship win. Video capturing Sunday

FOX7AUSTIN.COM - 2018-01-22 17:46:00

Long-Term Forecast For Rest Of Winter In Pennsylvania Released

Brutal cold started off the month, but in recent days milder temperatures have brought about a January thaw. So what does the rest of the winter have in store? Will the bitter Arctic air return? Or will we enjoy milder weather for the duration of the season? The Weather Channel has some new insight.

PATCH - 2018-01-21 14:36:07

'Undercover Gangster' Michael Lockhart slammed with 30 to 60 years in prison

"I think you are a very dangerous gentleman." Those were among the final words that Judge Mia Roberts-Perez uttered to Michael Lockhart on Monday before delivering a pair of stiff sentences to the North Philadelphia native, whose shocking double life was detailed by the Inquirer and Daily News last

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-01-22 15:42:00

Car burglary gang targeting South Jersey towns

It played out in a Bordentown Township gym parking lot last week when a woman returning from a workout session found her car's windows smashed in. A bag left lying on the passenger's seat two hours earlier was missing. A month earlier, a similar scene unfolded in Camden County. A recent spate of sma

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-01-22 15:34:00

Statewide Manhunt For Truck After Fatal NJ Highway Crash

A statewide search was underway this weekend for a truck driver involved in a fatal crash on a New Jersey highway, police said. The truck driver fled after striking a car, causing it to smash against a tree and flip over, police said. The State Police say they're conducting a statewide search to ide

PATCH - 2018-01-21 22:05:46

New Jersey State Police Searching For Vehicle Involved In Fatal Hit-And-Run Crash

WESTHAMPTON, NJ (CBS) - New Jersey state police are asking for the public's help in identifying a tractor-trailer that was involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash. Shortly after 5 a.m. Sunday, troopers responded to the report of an accident involving a Dodge Caravan and a tractor-trailer on Interstate

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-21 16:26:04

Government shutdown continues: What's open, what's closed

A federal government shutdown does not mean that everything grinds to a halt. Certain operations that are considered essential will continue to function, although employees required to work will not be paid until after the shutdown ends. The most visible impact in the Philadelphia area will be at na

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-01-22 09:58:00

Warminster Police Made 56 Narcan Saves In 2017, Chief Says

Overall, 2017 was a "very busy" year for the police department, the chief said in an email update. Warminster Police made 56 Narcan saves in 2017, according to yearly summary released by police. In 2017, local police responded to 71 cases of drug or alcohol overdose, but were able to make 56 saves

PATCH - 2018-01-22 15:06:52

Bicyclist, 76, struck and killed by minivan

A 76-year-old bicyclist was struck and killed by a minivan Saturday afternoon in Berkeley, authorities said. Gilbert Truedsson, of the Bayville section of town, turned from the shoulder into the passenger side door of the vehicle while riding on Forest Hills Parkway around 2:30 p.m. Saturday, the O

NJ.COM - 2018-01-22 13:39:32

Mother And Son Found Dead In Forest Hills Home

The Medical Examiner's team removed two bodies from the apt. around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday. Photo by Robert Stridiron Police said that they found a mother and son dead in their Forest Hills apartment on Sunday after responding to a 911 call for a wellness check. The NYPD arrived on the scene at 9:20

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-22 17:02:51

93-year-old woman and her 66-year-old son found dead in their Queens apartment 

An elderly woman and her son were found dead Sunday in their Queens apartment, police said. The 93-year-old woman and her son, 66, had no obvious signs of trauma and there were no weapons found inside the home they shared on 62nd Ave. near Yellowstone Blvd. in Forest Hills, according to cops. Off

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-22 02:01:11

Man fondles himself in front of 11-year-old in the Bronx: police

PELHAM BAY, the Bronx - Police on Monday are looking fro a man accused of touching himself inappropriately in front of a child. The man followed an 11-year-old into her Pelham Bay apartment building last Wednesday around 5:15 p.m., police said. Inside, the man fondled himself in from of the victim,

PIX11.COM - 2018-01-22 15:40:39

Identical Twin Sisters, Inseparable in Life, Found Dead in Their Crown Heights Home

A pair of identical twins in their 70s were found dead in their Brooklyn apartment Friday afternoon. Police say they were called to the scene after neighbors complained of a water leak coming from their apartment on Union Avenue in Crown Heights. When they arrived Friday afternoon, police found thei

BKREADER.COM - 2018-01-22 14:53:40

Cyclist shot after gunfire erupts outside Midtown liquor store

Three people were shot - including an innocent man riding by on a bicycle - on a Midtown street Sunday afternoon, police said. Two gunmen opened fire on Abdoulaye Kane, 25, and Ahmend Kabia, 43, as they stood outside a liquor store at 34 W. 31st St. - a block lined with tourist hotels - around 4:45

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-21 22:35:07

Cops: Drug suspect assaults detective after traffic stop

A homeless man was arrested and charged with assaulting a police officer during a drug arrest following a vehicle stop Sunday night in Hempstead, Nassau County police said. Police said Julius Eatman, a passenger, and was found to be in possession of cocaine, heroin and "a large sum of cash" during t

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-22 12:23:22

Hit-and-run driver fatally strikes woman, 60, as she crosses Harlem street

A hit-and-run driver struck and killed a 60-year-old woman crossing a street in Harlem early Sunday. The victim was walking across W. 113th St. at Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. when a silver sedan driving north smashed into her and sped off around 12:15 a.m., according to police. Medics rushed th

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-21 08:42:58

Newbern residents offer helping hand to officers injured during Jan. 1 shooting

On Jan. 1, 2018, while the rest of the world was bringing in the New Year, the lives of two Newbern police officers took a turn for the worse, after sustaining gunshot injuries when responding to a disturbance call at Bettys Bar in Newbern, located at 114 Smith St. Alex Martin and Cranston Fisk wer

STATE GAZETTE - 2018-01-21 06:00:00

Man gets life in prison for strangling mother, burning body

NEW MADRID, Mo. (AP) - A southeast Missouri man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for strangling his mother with a dog leash and burning a car with her body and two dogs inside. Twenty-nine-year-old Neil Howland Jr. also was sentenced Friday to four years each on five other charges

TUCSON.COM - 2018-01-22 18:46:44

One suspect arrested, one still at large after armed robbery in Almaville

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Rutherford County Crime Stoppers allows people to anonymously submit tips to crimes they may have witnessed. Here is how to submit a tip. Ayrika Whitney/USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee One of two suspects named in a Rutherford County Sheriff's Office investigation

DAILY NEWS JOURNAL - 2018-01-22 16:16:43

Volunteers needed for TN Homeless Solutions PIT count

On Jan. 23-24, Tennessee Homeless Solutions will be conducting the Homeless Point-In-Time Count for Dyer County, and needs the help of volunteers. Once a year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) requires a Point-In-Time (PIT) Count. A PIT Count is a 24-hour count of individu