PHILADELPHIA – FRIGID FROZEN FRIDAY   Record lows and a frozen start across the region with dangerous roads.  Temperatures in the single digits and teens to start. Sunny and cold with highs in the 20s.       FRI 27/9:      Windy and Cold   SAT 38/12:      Not as Cold   SUN 43/27:      Sun/Clouds Article […]

Harrison Ford Injured In A Small Plane Crash

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harrison Ford crash-landed his small vintage airplane at a Los Angeles golf course Thursday, shortly after taking off from a nearby airport and reporting engine problems. People on the ground rushed to his aid, and he was taken by ambulance to a hospital with moderate injuries. The single-engine plane went down […]

Winter Storm Shuts Down Area Schools and City Municipal Buildings

Another round of messy wintry weather began overnight Thursday. The National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Warning is now in effect through Thursday evening.  Philadelphia and Archdiocesan schools are closed Thursday.  Click here for a complete list of school closings in our area: SCHOOL CLOSINGS WATCH LIVE: ULTIMATE DOPPLER RADAR SIGN UP: School Closing Alerts […]

Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia, crashes through fence

NEW YORK (AP) — A plane from Atlanta skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport while landing Thursday, crashing through a chain-link fence and sending passengers saddled with bags and bundled up in heavy coats and scarves sliding down an inflated chute to safety on the snowy pavement. Delta Flight 1086, carrying 125 passengers and […]

Restaurant Sued Over Allegations Of Discrimination

PORTLAND, OR–The owner of a family restaurant is being sued by a customer for discrimination.  The customer claims the staff at the restaurant refused to serve her, and she believes race could have something to do with it. The whole mess started with a Valentine’s dinner that didn’t go the way it was supposed. “I was […]

Suspects Charged with First-Degree Murder After Officer Dies in North Phila. Shooting, Phila. Police Commissioner Speaks

NORTH PHILADELPHIA – Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey gave a statement this morning regarding the shooting death of Philadelphia Police Officer Robert Wilson III. Somberly, he gave new details about the shooting.  Another weapon — an AK-47 — has been recovered from the house of one of the suspects after police obtained a search warrant. […]

Ice flies off semi in Minnesota, smashes through windshield of car behind it

BLOOMINGTON, MN (FOX 9) — Jon McLaughlin was extremely lucky to walk away with only minor injuries after a sheet of ice flew off a semi and crashed through his windshield on Tuesday. The incident happened on Hwy. 36 and Snelling Avenue in Roseville, Minn. The 44-year-old from West St. Paul was in the right […]