Deaths

Politics

Daryl Fair

Man 'unwilling to stomach' a Trump presidency dies of pancreatic cancer

Animals

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Philadelphia Zoo: AJ the aardvark, the oldest in the U.S., dies

Radio

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WXPN honors anniversary of David Bowie's death by playing his music all day

Deaths

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Reynolds, Fisher laid to rest at Hollywood Hills cemetery

Investigations

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Man dies after trying to jump on SEPTA train

Courts

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Mom sentenced to 30 years in 5-year-old son's death in New Jersey

Brain Injuries

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High school football players suffering more brain-injury deaths

Broadway

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Broadway to honor Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher

Investigations

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Police probing sudden death of girl, 8, on New Year's Eve in Camden

Television

Obit William Christopher

One more celebrity death to close out 2016

Shootings

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Security guard fatally shoots attacker after Port Richmond bar closes on New Year's

Celebrities

Debbie Reynolds

Debbie Reynolds, mother of Carrie Fisher, has died at age 84

Transportation

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PATCO service restored after person struck and killed by train

Ships

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Elderly woman presumed dead after fall from cruise ship off New Jersey coast

Celebrities

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Fans mourn George Michael as charities praise his good works

Celebrities

George Michael Obit

Pop superstar George Michael dies of heart failure at 53

Crashes

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Police: One killed, another injured in South Philadelphia crash

Television

Valerie Fairman

'16 and Pregnant' star from Chester County reportedly dead

War

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UNICEF: 47 kids evacuated from Aleppo orphanage

Celebrities

Obit Alan Thicke

'Growing Pains' start and TV host Alan Thicke dies at age 69

Transportation

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Fatal two-car crash forces lane closures on Atlantic City Expressway

Crime

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Police: Man flags down motorist in Bucks County, admits he killed his mother

Drugs

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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

Crashes

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Woman pushing stroller fatally struck by SEPTA bus in Center City

Politics

Cuba Fidel Castro

Elian Gonzalez returns to public eye to praise Fidel Castro

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

Drugs

Jim Kenney

Kenney creates task force to address opioid epidemic in Philadelphia

Investigations

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Police need help identifying female remains found in Delaware County park

Music

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Singer-songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen dead at age 82

Drownings

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

Deaths

Obit Janet Reno

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

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

Obituaries

George Norman Davis

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

Tributes

TomBroDude

Tom Bro Dude memorial service is now private, family says

Tributes

TomBroDude

Details of Tom Bro Dude's memorial service announced