Deaths

Illness

Last flu season was deadliest in four decades

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Accidents

12-year-old boy dies after being hit by SEPTA bus outside school

Warren G. Harding Middle School

Obituaries

Eagles Hall of Famer Tommy McDonald dies at age 84

Tommy McDonald

Ocean

Man dies swimming in dangerous rip currents off Seaside Heights

Waves

Celebrities

Ariana Grande remembers Mac Miller in heartfelt Instagram post

Ariana Grande

Music

Rapper Mac Miller, a Pittsburgh native, dead at 26

Mac Miller

Funerals

WATCH: John McCain's memorial service at Washington Cathedral

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Entertainment

Watch Aretha Franklin's star-studded funeral live

Aretha Franklin

Celebrities

'ER' Actress Vanessa Marquez reportedly shot dead by South Pasadena Police

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Deaths

Concertgoer suffers heart attack, dies at Phish concert Tuesday night

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Obituaries

H.F. 'Gerry' Lenfest, of The Lenfest Institute, has died at age 88

Gerry Lenfest

Celebrities

Joe Jackson, head of the Jackson dynasty, dead at 89

Joe Jackson

Police

Philadelphia attendee at Firefly Music Festival dies

Police lights arrests crime

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

Police lights arrests crime

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

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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

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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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Obituaries

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

Freddy Pompeii

Chris Cornell

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

Chris Cornell

Media

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

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

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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

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