Deaths

People

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Shelley Berman, comedian-bard of everyday life, has died

People

Britain Princess Diana

Floral tributes laid at the palace for Diana anniversary

Politics

Jim Whelan

N.J. state senator and former Atlantic City mayor dies

Science

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Science Says: Lightning is zapping fewer Americans, not more

Rallies

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3 deaths linked to white nationalist rally in Charlottesville

Celebrities

Chris Cornell Statue

Statue of Chris Cornell planned for his hometown of Seattle

College Football

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Legendary Notre Dame football coach Ara Parseghian dead at 94

People

Obit Sam Shepard

Sam Shepard, star of 'Steel Magnolias' and 'Bloodline', is dead at 73

Celebrities

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Chester Bennington's wife opens about husband's death

People

Obit John Heard

Actor John Heard, of 'Home Alone' movies, dies at 72

Opinion

Moving

17 memorable stories from my 17 years living in Philly

Celebrities

Obit Chester Bennington

Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dies in LA at 41

Entertainment

Obit Chester Bennington

Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dead at 41

Floods

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Family that lost 9 to Arizona floods were tight-knit crew

Deaths

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Partner of Welcome America CEO found dead on Delaware beach

America's Got Talent

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'America's Got Talent' airs audition of contestant who died

Courts

Fraternity House Deadly Fall

Hearing in death of Penn State pledge to resume for 3rd day

Television

Obit Nelsan Ellis

'True Blood' actor Nelsan Ellis dead at 39

Deaths

Marshall Freedman Hawaii

Report: Philly native dies after falling 300 feet on Hawaii hiking trail

Fires

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Officials: Two children, adult killed in early morning North Philadelphia blaze

Drugs

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Philadelphia task force outlines plan to combat opioid epidemic

Media

Roger Ailes

Fox News founder and former CEO Roger Ailes, 77, dies

Chris Cornell

Chris Cornell

Chris Cornell: 'There is so much more I want to do'

Obituaries

Freddy Pompeii

Memorial service to recall life of punk-rock icon Freddy Pompeii

Reports

Investigation reveals failures contributed to Philly firefighter's death

Deaths

Ralph Archbold, Philly's famous Benjamin Franklin impersonator, dies at 75

People

Tony Luke Jr. Son

Son of Tony Luke Jr., of famous sandwich restaurant, dies at 35

Deaths

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David Wood, beloved Elmwood Park Zoo curator, dies at 61

Deaths

Jamie Fox, New Jersey politician and strategist, dies at 62

Investigations

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Penn State frat suspended after student from New Jersey falls to death

Crashes

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Driver dies weeks after being struck by 50-pound dumbbell on New Jersey Turnpike

Drugs

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Philly task force urges residents to speak out at public meetings on opioid crisis

Police

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Man dies after altercation with police in North Philly

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

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

Investigations

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Man dies after trying to jump on SEPTA train

Investigations

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

Shootings

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

Ships

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

Transportation

PATCO train

PATCO service restored after person struck and killed by train

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

Transportation

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

Philly police

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

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