Gunman Takes $1K From Popular Fairmount Bar

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Police say a man held up the Urban Saloon in Fairmount at gunpoint early Thursday morning, and got away with a significant amount of cash. This happened just after 12:30 a.m. at the bar located on the 2100 block of Fairmount Avenue. The suspect reportedly fled on foot with approximately $1,000 cash. […]

2 Killed, Officer Hurt In South Philly House Fire

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Fire officials say two residents are dead and a police officer was injured trying to rescue those victims during a house fire early Thursday morning in South Philadelphia. The blaze broke out just before 1:30 a.m. in the first floor of a two-story rowhome on the 400 block of Daly Street. Officials say a […]

Stigall Show Log 1.29.15

6:00- In her confirmation hearing, Loretta Lynch said that “illegal aliens have the same right to work as any other American.” 6:18- #ThrowbackThursday – 2003 – “Bring Me to Life” by Evanescence 6:20- Councilman Jim Kenney has already picked up an endorsement on his run for Mayor. 6:35- What’s Trending?: Independence Day sequel casting news; […]

Vandals Strike Center City Store Days After Partial Building Collapse

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Vandals targeted the Lululemon store in Center City, two days a partial roof collapse injured three people at that same location. The vandals reportedly tossed a brick through the door and stole clothing and other merchandise. Several people suffered minor injuries Tuesday after bricks from a neighboring building crashed through roof of […]

Too Soon? Pennsylvanians Being Polled On 2016 Senate Race

By Pat Loeb PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Admittedly, it is early to be thinking about the 2016 U.S. Senate race, but pollsters are already asking Pennsylvania voters whether they’re willing to re-elect Pat Toomey. Public Policy Polling surveyed more than a thousand voters about potential Senate challengers to Toomey. The only democrat who could beat him […]

Suspect Damon Oliver Arrested for Aggravated Assault in the 26th District

Damon Oliver a 40 year old male from 22XX North Carlisle Street turned himself in to East Detective this morning. Oliver is charged with: Terroristic Threats, Simple Assault and Recklessly Endangering Another Person. On January 21, 2015, at 7:47 am, while on the Rt 15 trolley in the area of 700 West Girard Avenue, the […]