“Boy in the Box” murder victim found in 1957 identified by Philadelphia police as Joseph Augustus Zarelli

More than six decades after a young boy was found dead inside a bassinet box that had been abandoned on a road in Philadelphia, police have publicly identified his remains.  During a news conference held on Thursday morning, authorities announced that the child, who over the years came to be known as “The Boy in … Read more

Max Baer, Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Justice, dies at age 74

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) – The Chief Justice of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Max Baer, has died. According to the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, he died suddenly at his home near Pittsburgh.  “This is a tremendous loss for the Court and all of Pennsylvania,” said now Chief Justice Debra Todd, who is the longest serving justice on … Read more

Pennsylvania, NJ high school football scores for Sept. 30

PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — It’s another Friday night and that means another night of high school football in the Delaware Valley. The elements turned against our crews this week, but it didn’t slow us down. Eighty-four schools so far have been featured on the Frenzy as we inch closer to the century mark. Watch the video … Read more

Boil water advisory in effect for thousands in Montgomery County

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (CBS) — A boil water advisory is in effect for about 11,000 customers of Pennsylvania American Water on Friday. The advisory is for parts of Montgomery County because of a water main break.    Residents in East Norriton, Whitpain, and Plymouth Townships and a section of Norristown should boil their water before … Read more

SUV involved in Roxborough HS shooting found, police say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police say the SUV involved in the Roxborough High School shooting that left one football player dead and four other teens injured has been found in South Philadelphia. Police are still searching for the five gunmen and one getaway driver. The vehicle was found at a strip club in South Philadelphia. The SUV … Read more

Philadelphia police ID 14-year-old boy killed in quintuple shooting outside Roxborough High School

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 14-year-old boy has died after a quintuple shooting outside of Roxborough High School on Tuesday. The Philadelphia Police Department says the shooting happened shortly before 4:45 p.m. on the 300 block of Fairway Terrace. Philadelphia police identified the 14-year-old as Nicholas Elizade of Havertown, Pennsylvania. Investigators say all five victims were … Read more

Philadelphia officials react to deadly HS football scrimmage shooting

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia elected officials are “absolutely outraged” after “another young life has been cut short” in a quintuple shooting Tuesday outside of Roxborough High School. Five students were shot, one fatally, after a football scrimmage involving three area high schools. The Philadelphia Police Department says two shooters in a green Ford Explorer drove … Read more

14-year-old boy dies after quintuple shooting outside Roxborough High School, police say

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A 14-year-old boy has died after a quintuple shooting outside of Roxborough High School on Tuesday. The Philadelphia Police Department says the shooting happened shortly before 4:45 p.m. on the 300 block of Fairway Terrace. Investigators say all five victims were football players. They were shot after walking off the field following … Read more

Kellyanne Conway Smoked For ‘Gaslighting’ Everyone With Brazen Marijuana Lie

Former White House adviser Kellyanne Conway is pushing alternative facts again. During an appearance on Fox News on Monday, the notoriously dishonest Donald Trump ally attacked Pennsylvania Democratic Senate candidate John Fetterman for his outspoken stance on cannabis legalization. As lieutenant governor of the state, Fetterman last year flew pro-marijuana and rainbow flags from the … Read more