Deaths

Drugs

Philly police

6 people die from heroin overdoses in Philadelphia as police investigate cause

Politics

Cuba Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro's ashes interred in a private ceremony in Cuba

Investigations

West Philly hit and run

City officials offer $25,000 reward for arrest in fatal hit-and-run of girl, 8, in West Philly

Politics

Cuba Fidel Castro

Elian Gonzalez returns to public eye to praise Fidel Castro

Crashes

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Woman pushing stroller fatally struck by SEPTA bus in Center City

International

Obit Fidel Castro

Cuba's Fidel Castro, who defied US for 50 years, has died

Police

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Police: Man dies after being pulled from Schuylkill River

International

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Fidel Castro, Cuba's former president, has died at age 90, brother says

Tributes

Chris Steinhagen

Thanksgiving mourning: Revelers will miss beloved friend lost to cancer

Investigations

West Philly hit and run

Police searching for driver in hit-and-run crash that killed girl, 8, in West Philly

MLB

Obit Branca Baseball

Branca, pitcher who gave up 'Shot Heard 'Round World,' dies

Investigations

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Police need help identifying female remains found in Delaware County park

Drugs

Jim Kenney

Kenney creates task force to address opioid epidemic in Philadelphia

Music

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Singer-songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen dead at age 82

Deaths

Obit Janet Reno

Janet Reno, former U.S. attorney general, has died at 78

Drownings

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Police: South Jersey boy, 4, drowns in family's swimming pool

Transportation

SEPTA Train

Person killed along SEPTA's Media-Elwyn line; service restored

Tribute

TomBroDude

Celebrate Tom Bro Dude's life at a Saturday meet-up in Center City

MLB

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Former Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, friends, had 'strong odor' of alcohol on them

Falls

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Police: Boy, 4, dies after falling seven stories from balcony in West Philadelphia

Investigations

Wordsworth Academy

Reports: Special needs teen found dead at private Philly academy

Deaths

Thailand King

That time a Philly alt-weekly insulted the late King of Thailand

Boxing

Obit Pryor

Boxing great Aaron Pryor, who battled Arguello, dies at 60

Weather

Haiti Tropical Weather

Haiti death toll jumps as receding waters reveal more bodies

Obituaries

George Norman Davis

Man who'd 'rather die than watch presidential debate' gets his wish

Politics

Israel Obit Peres

Israeli media: Former Israeli President Shimon Peres dead at 93

Tributes

TomBroDude

Tom Bro Dude memorial service is now private, family says

People

Prince Estate

Still no will, but work to settle Prince estate forges ahead

Deaths

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Marlins ace Jose Fernandez, 24, killed in boating accident

Tributes

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Details of Tom Bro Dude's memorial service announced

Illnesses

Malpractice Settlement

$4.2M payout after death at clinic of man with sore throat

Police

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Delaware police: Man's body found in Christina River

Deaths

ESPN's John Saunders dead at 61

Deaths

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Delco boy killed in Outer Banks by lightning strike

Missing Persons

Missing: Austin Wylie

Headmaster: Montgomery County student likely died by suicide

Crime

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Two people found dead inside motel room in Northeast Philadelphia

Investigations

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Police: Missing woman found dead in trunk of car in Northeast Philadelphia

K-9

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Pa. K-9 dies after being left in hot car

Deaths

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Philadelphia inmate found dead in Graterford prison

Transportation

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Amtrak fatality near Bryn Mawr; SEPTA resumes service on Paoli/Thorndale line

Car Crashes

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South Jersey motorcyclist killed in three-vehicle crash in Camden County

Transportation

PATCO

Person killed after being struck by PATCO train in South Jersey

Cold Cases

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Police seek information in death of woman found along Delaware River

Animals

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30-foot long humpback whale washes up on beach in Delaware

Obituaries

George Bengal

George Bengal, Pennsylvania SPCA Director of Humane Law Enforcement, dies at 69

NHL

Philly tweets about death of Gordie Howe, hockey legend

Boxing

'The Greatest' Muhammad Ali dead at 74