Deaths

Deaths

Kate Spade found dead at 55

Kate Spade

Police

Body found floating in Schuylkill near Boathouse Row

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Accidents

Haddonfield native dies in fall at national park in California

Sequoia National Park

Investigations

Second Rutgers University student found dead on campus

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Police

2 found dead in Bucks County home

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Deaths

News of Jerome Brown's death broke during Billy Graham's crusade in 1992

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Art

Philly-area man who founded Dead Poets Society dies after commissioning his tombstone

Stock_Carroll - Cemetery in New Jersey

Phillies

Autopsy: Roy Halladay had 3 drugs in his system during plane crash

Roy Halladay

Students

Penn Law student dies in dorm, marking the sixth student death this school year

University of Pennsylvania campus

Universities

Penn student, his family among 12 dead in Costa Rica plane crash

Steinberg family - Costa Rica plane crash

That's Show Biz

54 years later, JFK is still a star

Investigations

Man in wheelchair dies after rolling into lake at Pennsylvania state park

Codorus State Park

Universities

Report: Penn student dies at off-campus residence, third this semester

University of Pennsylvania campus

People

Bruce Springsteen pays touching tribute to Tom Petty

Police

Man found dead at Center City high-rise

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Politics

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

Opinion

17 memorable stories from my 17 years living in Philly

Deaths

Partner of Welcome America CEO found dead on Delaware beach

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Deaths

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

Marshall Freedman Hawaii

Fires

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

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Drugs

Philadelphia task force outlines plan to combat opioid epidemic

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Media

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

Roger Ailes

Chris Cornell

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

Chris Cornell

Obituaries

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

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

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

Tony Luke Jr. Son

Deaths

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

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Deaths

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

Investigations

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

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Crashes

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

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Drugs

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

Police

Man dies after altercation with police in North Philly

Philly police

Politics

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

Daryl Fair

Animals

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

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Radio

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

Investigations

Man dies after trying to jump on SEPTA train

SEPTA Broad Street Line

Investigations

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

Camden County police SUV

Shootings

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

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Ships

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

Transportation

PATCO service restored after person struck and killed by train

PATCO train

Crashes

Police: One killed, another injured in South Philadelphia crash

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Television

'16 and Pregnant' star from Chester County reportedly dead

Valerie Fairman

Transportation

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

Crime

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

Drugs

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

Philly police