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# philadelphia - Friday 6 November, 2015

Life sentence for woman who kept disabled people in a 'dungeon' and collected their welfare
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Life sentence for woman who kept disabled people in a 'dungeon' and collected their welfare

Nov 6th 2015, 9:52 PM 30,890 Views 26 Comments

“There is no penalty that is too harsh for the people that did this. The word horrific is not sufficient.”

# philadelphia - Sunday 18 October, 2015

Marilyn Monroe and the Mona Lisa once sailed on her. Now this iconic ship could be scrapped...
# SS United States
# SS United States

Marilyn Monroe and the Mona Lisa once sailed on her. Now this iconic ship could be scrapped...

Oct 18th 2015, 8:45 AM 15,329 Views 13 Comments

Can the SS United States be saved from the scrap yard?

# philadelphia - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Two men charged over brutal murder of teen babysitter, after 31-year investigation
# Barbara Rowan
# Barbara Rowan

Two men charged over brutal murder of teen babysitter, after 31-year investigation

Oct 3rd 2015, 9:00 PM 42,558 Views 31 Comments

Police say they’ve solved the shocking 1984 murder of 14-year-old Barbara Rowan.

# philadelphia - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Teenager arrested for 'planning Islamic State-style attack on Pope'
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Teenager arrested for 'planning Islamic State-style attack on Pope'

Sep 15th 2015, 10:51 PM 15,470 Views 42 Comments

“The minor was inspired by ISIL and sought to conduct a detailed homeland attack.”

# philadelphia - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Thousands of naked cyclists photobomb wedding shoot
# Something Nude
# Something Nude

Thousands of naked cyclists photobomb wedding shoot

Sep 1st 2015, 5:53 PM 40,984 Views 13 Comments

Something nice to show the grandkids.

# philadelphia - Monday 3 August, 2015

Beloved robot hitchhikes around the world, gets destroyed after two weeks in America
# This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things
# This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Beloved robot hitchhikes around the world, gets destroyed after two weeks in America

Aug 3rd 2015, 3:21 PM 26,501 Views 30 Comments

“WAAAALL-E?”

# philadelphia - Friday 10 July, 2015

WATCH: Investigation underway after 12 cops are caught beating and kicking black man
# Tyree Carroll
# Tyree Carroll

WATCH: Investigation underway after 12 cops are caught beating and kicking black man

Jul 10th 2015, 7:00 AM 30,703 Views 58 Comments

“I’ve got the f**king taser, here I come. You’re getting the f**king taser.”

# philadelphia - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Passengers get stuck on runway, so airline orders pizza for everyone
# Crowd Pleaser
# Crowd Pleaser

Passengers get stuck on runway, so airline orders pizza for everyone

May 27th 2015, 10:22 PM 48,942 Views 38 Comments

Your move, Ryanair…

# philadelphia - Friday 15 May, 2015

Philadelphia train deliberately sped up prior to crash
# Train Crash
# Train Crash

Philadelphia train deliberately sped up prior to crash

May 15th 2015, 8:27 AM 21,353 Views 10 Comments

Attention has now turned to the train’s engineer Brandon Bostian. The Amtrak train was travelling at 100mph on a curve when the accident occurred.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Philadelphia train was travelling at above 100 mph before fatal derailment
# Derailed
# Derailed

Philadelphia train was travelling at above 100 mph before fatal derailment

May 13th 2015, 9:23 PM 30,314 Views 15 Comments

The death toll has now risen to seven.

# philadelphia - Sunday 3 May, 2015

'This is out of control, we're being murdered for no reason'
# Brandon Tate Brown
# Brandon Tate Brown

'This is out of control, we're being murdered for no reason'

May 3rd 2015, 7:00 PM 46,735 Views 75 Comments

The mother of a black man shot dead by police speaks to TheJournal.ie from Philadelphia.

# philadelphia - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Mother charged after allegedly locking her four children in a basement for 12 hours
# United States
# United States

Mother charged after allegedly locking her four children in a basement for 12 hours

Apr 28th 2015, 8:21 AM 20,730 Views 19 Comments

She now faces charges of false imprisonment.

# philadelphia - Saturday 18 April, 2015

VIDEO: Man jumps to rescue passenger from subway tracks
# Good Samaritan
# Good Samaritan

VIDEO: Man jumps to rescue passenger from subway tracks

Apr 18th 2015, 7:33 PM 22,590 Views 20 Comments

Holding out for a hero.

# philadelphia - Sunday 29 March, 2015

This four-year-old slipped out of her house and got a bus at 3am...to get a slushie
# Slush Puppy To You And Me
# Slush Puppy To You And Me

This four-year-old slipped out of her house and got a bus at 3am...to get a slushie

Mar 29th 2015, 6:24 PM 65,113 Views 28 Comments

Girl wants what a girl wants.

A 4-year-old girl sneaked out of her house at 3am to get a 'slushie'
# Slush Puppie
From The Daily Edge
# Slush Puppie

A 4-year-old girl sneaked out of her house at 3am to get a 'slushie'

Mar 29th 2015, 2:00 PM 4,273 Views 2 Comments

The little rascal.

# philadelphia - Monday 9 March, 2015

45-year-old woman convicted of murder after giving fatal buttocks injection
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

45-year-old woman convicted of murder after giving fatal buttocks injection

Mar 9th 2015, 7:00 PM 28,216 Views 23 Comments

Windslowe ordered silicone by the gallon and syringes by the case.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

Two members of Nicki Minaj's tour crew stabbed, one fatally
# Roadies
# Roadies

Two members of Nicki Minaj's tour crew stabbed, one fatally

Feb 18th 2015, 9:26 PM 28,729 Views 23 Comments

Another tour crew member was also injured.

# philadelphia - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Anger and protests over shooting of black man by New Jersey police officer
# Jerame Reid
# Jerame Reid

Anger and protests over shooting of black man by New Jersey police officer

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:07 PM 12,250 Views 37 Comments

A lawyer for Reid’s wife said footage of the shooting “raises serious questions” about its legality.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Tourists run up the Rocky steps, bump into Sylvester Stallone himself
# Eye Of The Tiger
From The Daily Edge
# Eye Of The Tiger

Tourists run up the Rocky steps, bump into Sylvester Stallone himself

Jan 21st 2015, 10:40 AM 21,094 Views 0 Comments

What are the chances?

# philadelphia - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Two cops helped to deliver a baby on a subway on Christmas Day
# Philadelphia
# Philadelphia

Two cops helped to deliver a baby on a subway on Christmas Day

Dec 27th 2014, 11:26 AM 11,593 Views 5 Comments

A little Christmas miracle…

# philadelphia - Monday 17 November, 2014

This 25-year-old woman wants to save parents from Taylor Swift concerts
# Concert Babysitter
From The Daily Edge
# Concert Babysitter

This 25-year-old woman wants to save parents from Taylor Swift concerts

Nov 17th 2014, 10:00 PM 4,203 Views 1 Comment

She’ll go instead. It’s every parent’s dream.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Here's how police and the public can use social media to solve a crime in a few hours
# Brotherly Love
# Brotherly Love

Here's how police and the public can use social media to solve a crime in a few hours

Sep 17th 2014, 12:15 PM 21,823 Views 23 Comments

Twitter users teamed up last night to catch suspects in a homophobic attack in Philadelphia

# philadelphia - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Sproles rolls over Colts as Eagles claim win from 14 points down
# 2 And Oh
From The42
# 2 And Oh

Sproles rolls over Colts as Eagles claim win from 14 points down

Sep 16th 2014, 8:46 AM 1,769 Views 0 Comments

The running back came up with the big plays as Chip Kelly’s Philly stay unbeaten.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Twitter has completely fallen in love with the new Rose of Tralee
# Philly Rose
From The Daily Edge
# Philly Rose

Twitter has completely fallen in love with the new Rose of Tralee

Aug 20th 2014, 12:05 AM 12,083 Views 0 Comments

She’s just the loveliest of all lovely girls.

# philadelphia - Friday 6 June, 2014

As it happened: Ireland v Costa Rica, International Friendly From The42
Live Jun 6th 2014, 11:54 PM

As it happened: Ireland v Costa Rica, International Friendly

# philadelphia - Monday 7 April, 2014

People played Tetris on the side of a huge skyscraper to celebrate its 30th birthday
# Stack Em Up
From The Daily Edge
# Stack Em Up

People played Tetris on the side of a huge skyscraper to celebrate its 30th birthday

Apr 7th 2014, 3:00 PM 7,524 Views 6 Comments

Yes, Tetris is 30 years old. Wowser.

# philadelphia - Monday 24 February, 2014

Rare, polio-like illness paralyses children in California
# Unexplained
# Unexplained

Rare, polio-like illness paralyses children in California

Feb 24th 2014, 9:11 AM 13,788 Views 30 Comments

The syndrome which has no known cure has appeared in five children in the US.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 22 January, 2014

It's January and we've no snow. These pics from the US might induce jealousy (or fear)
# Snowstorms
# Snowstorms

It's January and we've no snow. These pics from the US might induce jealousy (or fear)

Jan 22nd 2014, 11:03 AM 17,468 Views 19 Comments

New York and Washington are among the US cities battling huge snowfall and freezing temperatures.

# philadelphia - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities
# Wild West
# Wild West

Frontierland: Early photos of major US cities

Nov 3rd 2013, 5:00 PM 20,287 Views 9 Comments

Some already hold the shape of the cities they would become – some are a little grittier.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Baseball team gives away free funeral as essay competition prize
# Free Funeral
From The Daily Edge
# Free Funeral

Baseball team gives away free funeral as essay competition prize

Aug 21st 2013, 8:00 PM 978 Views 2 Comments

The prize was given to a fan with motor neurone disease.

# philadelphia - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Rory McIlroy races his coach up The Rocky Steps in Philadelphia
# Out Of The Blocks
From The42
# Out Of The Blocks

Rory McIlroy races his coach up The Rocky Steps in Philadelphia

Jun 13th 2013, 4:39 PM 3,460 Views 5 Comments

Not Rory’s usual pre Major preparation.

# philadelphia - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

One dead, 13 hurt in US building collapse
# US
# US

One dead, 13 hurt in US building collapse

Jun 5th 2013, 10:07 PM 17,846 Views 9 Comments

A four-storey apartment building has collapsed onto a smaller structure in the US city of Philadelphia, killing one person and injuring 13 others.

# philadelphia - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

This newsreader and weather forecaster REALLY don't like each other
# Bitter Rivalry
From The Daily Edge
# Bitter Rivalry

This newsreader and weather forecaster REALLY don't like each other

Jun 4th 2013, 6:57 PM 2,076 Views 2 Comments

Today, the weather will be passive aggressive.

# philadelphia - Monday 13 May, 2013

US abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell found guilty of murder
# Kermit Gosnell
# Kermit Gosnell

US abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell found guilty of murder

May 13th 2013, 8:50 PM 13,700 Views 234 Comments

Kermit Gosnell could face the death penalty after he was found guilty of three counts of murder in the deaths of babies born alive at his clinic.

# philadelphia - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Jury begins deliberating in US abortion doctor trial
# Murder
# Murder

Jury begins deliberating in US abortion doctor trial

Apr 30th 2013, 7:32 PM 6,278 Views 0 Comments

Kermit Gosnell faces 258 charges, including five murder counts.

# philadelphia - Monday 15 April, 2013

Obama won't take position on Kermit Gosnell trial while it's ongoing
# Kermit Gosnell
# Kermit Gosnell

Obama won't take position on Kermit Gosnell trial while it's ongoing

Apr 15th 2013, 7:15 PM 8,916 Views 0 Comments

White House press secretary Jay Carney said that some of the details emerging from the trial of former Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell were “unsettling.”

# philadelphia - Friday 12 April, 2013

Man’s belt buckle stops a bullet and saves his life
# Lucky Day
From The Daily Edge
# Lucky Day

Man’s belt buckle stops a bullet and saves his life

Apr 12th 2013, 9:15 PM 16,413 Views 20 Comments

It was either a miracle or a lorra lorra luck.

US doctor charged with killing seven babies
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

US doctor charged with killing seven babies

Apr 12th 2013, 7:30 PM 16,830 Views 0 Comments

Kermit Gosnell, 72, is accused of killing seven babies and a 41-year-old woman in an unsanitary clinic called the Women’s Medical Society.

# philadelphia - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Stadium installs toilet computer game... controlled by your wee
# Wee Fit
From The Daily Edge
# Wee Fit

Stadium installs toilet computer game... controlled by your wee

Mar 28th 2013, 11:03 AM 18,124 Views 27 Comments

Sorry, ladies – it’s just for the guys.

# philadelphia - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Pioneering treatment in Tullamore Hospital replaces bone with glass to fight infection
# Glass Half Full
# Glass Half Full

Pioneering treatment in Tullamore Hospital replaces bone with glass to fight infection

Nov 6th 2012, 4:43 PM 7,787 Views 12 Comments

Tullamore Hospital is one of four international centres that is trialling the use of bioactive glass in treatments.