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Local Runners Head To The Boston Marathon Video included


For some local runners who were in Boston one year ago today that way of life has a new meaning. More>>

Police Search For Serial Robber In Northeast Philadelphia Video included


Police are searching for a serial robber who they say is wanted in a string of hold-ups at local stores in the city's Oxford Circle section. More>>

Amber Alert Canceled, Mother And 20-Month-Old Son Found Video included


State Police say the Amber Alert has been lifted. According to police, the mother and son were found with no injuries in Lancaster County. Jessica Mauger was taken into custody.

Dog Summoned For Jury Duty In New Jersey Video included


You've heard of dogs being used to fight crime, but a mistake made at a South Jersey court house almost took K9 justice to a new level. More>>



Very gusty winds and heavy rain expected through midnight Wednesday morning as a powerful cold front moves in! 

After highs Tuesday near 70 degrees, late Tuesday night into Wednesday temps tumble into the 30s and rain changes to wet snow.  Little to no accumulation expected.

Freeze warnings posted Tuesday night into Wednesday AM. Protect sensitive plants!


Wet Snow, Freezing Temperatures Possible After Rain Video included


It's mid-April, and here we are talking about wet snow for some of us! We're looking at some heavy rainfall on Ultimate Doppler Radar as well as some cold air rushing in behind that. More>>

Only On Fox: Investigators Say 4th Street Explosive Device Could Have Triggered Fire Video included


Investigators from the Federal Arson and Explosives Task Force spent Tuesday morning inside a storefront looking for clues after a sophisticated explosive device was discovered on Monday night. More>>

Community Mourns Loss Of Boy Killed Hours After His Father’s Funeral Video included


The loss of a little boy is weighing heavily on a community, but they're coming together to mourn his loss and help his family. More>>

Male Cop Dresses As Amish Woman To Stop Pa. Flasher

A police officer has been dressing as an Amish woman - along with a female officer from a neighboring department - hoping to scare off a man suspected of exposing himself to Amish children. More>>

Man Reaches Through Window, Holds Gun To Clerk's Face Video included


Police are seeking a man who pulled a gun and reached through protective glass to hold it against a clerk's head inside a Philadelphia market. More>>

Police Arrest Delaware Man For Manufacturing Meth In Home

On Monday April 14, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., police responded to the 1000 block of Lion Hope Road to locate David L. Moser for some outstanding capiases out of Kent County courts. On Monday April 14, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., police responded to the 1000 block of Lion Hope Road to locate David L. Moser for some outstanding capiases out of Kent County courts.

Delaware State Police have arrested a Clayton man accused of manufacturing Methamphetamine (Meth) in his house. More>>

Local Man Running Again In Boston Marathon


There were many local people who ran in the Boston Marathon last year, including Brad Spicer. You won't believe his story. More>>

Man Involved In Multiple Robberies In Oxford Circle & Lawndale


The Philadelphia Police Department's Northeast Detective Division is looking for a suspect involved with multiple robberies in Oxford Circle and Lawndale. More>>

Fight Leads To Deadly Shooting At University City Bar Video included


Deadly gunfire erupts outside a popular bar in the heart of University City. More>>

11-Year-Old Boy Shot In North Philadelphia Video included


An 11-year-old boy who was riding his bike was struck by a bullet on Monday night. More>>

West Goshen Township Proposed Natural Gas Pumping Station Controversy Video included


We don't want it! That's the message some residents are sending tonight about a proposed natural gas pumping station in Chester County. More>>

Possible Device Found In Queen Village Video included


We are following breaking news. The bomb squad is on the scene at the 700 block of South 4th Street in Queen Village. PGW is also on the scene to investigate a suspicious odor. Nearby homes have been More>>

Police Seek Alleged Brandywine Park Flasher Video included


The search is on for a man accused of exposing himself to a woman jogging on a trail in Brandywine Park in Wilmington, Delaware. More>>

Fox 29 Gets Results For Residents Fed Up With Illegal Dumping Video included


Residents along the 8400 block of Crane Street have been putting up with "short-dumpers" in their neighborhood for years. More>>

10 Suspects Arrested In Montco Sting Operation


Montgomery County authorities say 10 people are under arrest in a human trafficking sting operation. More>>

Manco and Manco Owners Arraigned In Federal Court Video included


The owners of a chain of landmark Jersey Shore pizza shops were arraigned in federal court on Monday. More>>

Gloucester City Man Accused Of Stabbing His Pregnant Mother To Death Video included


Police arrested a Gloucester City man for stabbing a pregnant woman, his mother, to death. More>>

Man With 8 Prior DUIs Pleads Guilty In Deadly Crash Video included


A Chester County man who had eight prior DUI arrests has pleaded guilty in the death of a motorcyclist. More>>

Russian Jet Passes Over US Warship


A Russian fighter jet made multiple, close-range passes near an American warship in the Black Sea for more than 90 minutes Saturday amid escalating tensions in the region, U.S. military officials said Monday. More>>

Two Southern NJ Nuclear Plants Are Offline


Two southern New Jersey nuclear plants are off-line. More>>

Philly Rapper Meek Mill Sues The City of Philadelphia


According to TMZ, Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill is suing the city, claiming he lost a lot of money in appearance fees and contracts all due to an arrest on Halloween in 2012. More>>

Middle school principal killed in car crash Video included


The principal of a middle school in Milford has been killed in a car accident. More>>

Burglar Busts Through Wall But Can't Solve ATM Video included


Police are looking for the man who broke into a Wissinoming auto shop earlier this month but couldn't get any money from an ATM inside. More>>

Supremacist ID'd As Suspect In Kansas Deadly Shootings Video included


The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader. More>>

1 Shot Dead, 3 Wounded Overnight In Vineland Video included


Four people are shot, one young man is killed, and police are investigating at three different scenes Monday morning in Vineland. More>>

Miley Cyrus Concert Rescheduled Due To Flyers Playoffs

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It was announced on Sunday that in an effort to accommodate the first-round Stanley Cup Playoff series between the Philadelphia Flyers and the New York Rangers, Live Nation is rescheduling the sold out Miley Cyrus BANGERZ TOUR concert from Tuesday, April 22 to Monday, April 21 at the Wells Fargo Center. More>>

Allergy Season Expected To Be Harsh, Experts Say Video included


Spring is finally here, the cherry blossoms and flowers are blooming, but that means dreaded allergies are also raging. More>>

3 dead after suburban Kansas City shooting Video included


A man in his 70s opened fire Sunday outside of a Jewish community center and nearby retirement community, killing three people, authorities said. More>>

Police Seek Driver In Brewerytown Hit-And-Run Video included


Shocking surveillance footage showed a man suffering serious injuries after falling off a car driving through the Brewerytown neighborhood. More>>

How-To Protect Your Information From The Heartbleed Bug Video included


An Internet security threat called the Heartbleed bug is causing concern for people and businesses. The potential damage is still unknown, and its presence is hard to detect. More>>

Last Minute Tax Tips As The April 15th Deadline Approaches Video included


Many of us are scrambling for receipts and crunching numbers, but what can you do before the April 15th tax deadline? More>>

Man killed by city vehicle on I-76, police say Video included

Police are investigating after a Philadelphia Streets Department vehicle struck and killed 26-year-old man who they say was getting out of his rental truck on Interstate 76. More>>

Child Struck, Killed By Vehicle Hours After Father's Funeral Video included


A 4-year-old boy was struck and killed by a van at Upland Street and East 11th Street on Saturday afternoon. More>>

Union wins NCAA title, beating Minnesota 7-4

Tiny Union College skated off with the biggest trophy in college hockey. More>>

Victim ID'd in Deadly Chester Township Fire


The Delaware County Medical Examiner's office has identified the victim of a deadly morning fire as Shawn Phillip Brodie, 39. More>>

Double Shooting on Diamond Street


Two males were shot just before 3pm on the 2300 block of Diamond Street in North Philadelphia on Saturday. More>>

Special Olympics And TD Bank Fundraise For Honorable Athletes


More than four million athletes participate in Special Olympics worldwide. More>>

Hundreds Of Kittens Rescued From Michigan Home


Animal rescue crews in Farmington Hills, Michigan saved more than 100 cats that were all living under one roof!

Two Died And One Seriously Injured In New Castle Accident


Two people died and one person was critically injured in a car crash early Saturday morning in New Castle. More>>

North Philly Man Stabbed In The Face


Police responded to reports of a stabbing early Saturday morning on 2343 North 21st Street. A 30 year old man suffered a stab wound to the face by his brother. More>>

2-Year-Old Tries To Help Fight Suit Corner Fire


2-Year-Old Ethan watches Fox 29 every morning with his pop-pop. Ethan's mom tells us Ethan has always loved fire trucks and fire fighters. More>>

Century Old Telford Cemetery Is Up For Auction


Century old graves are suddenly up for sale. More>>

Borgata casino lawsuit: Gambler cheated, won $9.6M

An Atlantic City casino is suing a big-time gambler, claiming he won $9.6 million in a card-cheating scheme in baccarat. More>>

Passengers ill on cruise ship that sailed from Md.

Passengers sailing on the Grandeur of the Seas from the Port of Baltimore have been sickened on two consecutive trips, federal health officials say. More>>

Ohio geologists link small quakes to fracking

Geologists in Ohio have for the first time linked earthquakes in a geologic formation deep under the Appalachians to hydraulic fracturing, leading the state to issue new permit conditions Friday in certain areas that are... More>>

Elderly Man Shows Off His Toilet Seat Museum


An elderly man in Alamo Heights, Texas has a unique collection. More>>

Community Holds Anti Violence Rally After 11 Year Old Was Shot


A 16-year-old has been arrested for the shooting of an 11-year-old in North Philadelphia on April 6th. More>>

Local Doctor Receives Life Saving Organ Donation


A doctor from our area knows firsthand how important organ donation is. More>>

Exterminator Caught On Video Stealing From Customer, Police Say


He's supposed to eliminate pests from your home, but police said he was being one instead. More>>

Philly Airport Workers Rally For Higher Wages


Philadelphia International Airport workers rally for a pay raise on Friday. More>>

Off-Duty Police Officer Stabbed During Home Invasion


Police are investigating a stabbing of an off-duty officer during a home invasion Friday afternoon in the city's Kingsessing neighborhood. More>>

Mother Speaks Out After Girl, 12, Hurt In Alleged Hit-And-Run


A young girl is recovering in the hospital after being struck by a car. Now, the search is on for the driver. See what witnesses say the woman was doing behind the wheel when it happened. More>>

TCNJ Student Exposed To Dangerous Chemical


SkyFOX was over the College of New Jersey in Ewing, Mercer County, Friday following a hazardous materials situation. More>>

Bank Employee Accused Of Stealing Thousands Of Dollars


A bank employee is accused of stealing thousands of dollars in Delaware. More>>

Police Release Details About Suspect Accused of Shooting Child


On April 6, 2014 at 3:49 pm, 22nd District officers responded to a report of a shooting on 1500 North Gratz Street More>>

Man Sexually Assaulted By Dating Site Acquaintance Video included


A meeting set up through an online dating website turned into a terrifying night for one man in Center City. More>>

10 Dead, Dozens Hurt In Calif. Crash Involving Students' Bus Video included


A tragedy has unfolded on a northern California highway and involving a bus with dozens of high school students on board. More>>

Van Crashes Northbound On Blue Route


It appears the driver of the van lost control and later drive off the highway. Video shows the vehicle crashed into a tree then a barrier wall. More>>

Police: Shooting Sparked By Fight Over Woman


Philadelphia Police are investigating a shooting in North Philadelphia that left one man in critical condition. More>>

No New Talks Between SEPTA, Union Scheduled Video included


SEPTA's battle with the union is at a stalemate this morning. But the good news for riders is a strike is still not happening. More>>

Man Shot 9 Times In South Philly Video included


A man is in the hospital after he was shot nine times outside a local gas station. Now, the hunt is on for his shooter. More>>

Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall

Kiss made up, but its music went unheard. Nirvana used four women rockers to sing Kurt Cobain's songs. And Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band - predictably - turned its honor into a marathon. More>>

Student Accused Of Bringing Homemade Chemical Device To Feltonville School Video included


There were frightening moments for dozens of middle school students at Feltonville School of Arts and Sciences after a homemade bomb exploded inside their school on Wednesday, according to school officials. More>>

Only On Fox: American Red Cross Wants Ambulance Company To Stop Using Their Name Video included


A local chapter of the American Red Cross is calling out a Montgomery County ambulance company for using the Red Cross' name to do its business. More>>

Local Teen Suffering From Hodgkins Lymphoma Hopes To Meet Miley Cyrus Video included


A local teen's effort to meet her idol, Miley Cyrus is trending on Twitter. More>>

Community Meets About Violence At Bartram High School Video included


A packed community meeting draws parents looking to the school district for answers on curbing violence at Bartram High School. More>>

Berks County Man Charged In Craigslist Murder Video included


Police charged a Berks County man with homicide and other offenses in the April 8th 2014 fatal shooting of an Allentown man. More>>

Bus Loses Power And Rolls Into Tree On City Avenue Video included


We're following breaking news in Wynnefield. Skyfox is over the scene of a bus accident that happened a little over an hour ago at City Avenue and Presidential Boulevard. More>>

Family Dollar to close stores as shoppers pinched

Dollar stores are feeling the pinch from mounting financial pressures on low-income shoppers. More>>

Lawyer: Stabbing suspect like 'deer in headlights' Video included

The 16-year-old boy accused of stabbing 22 people at his high school was dazed "like a deer in the headlights" hours later and doesn't fully grasp what he did, his attorney said Thursday as he sketched out the... More>>

Police Search For Bank Of America Robbery Suspect


Willingboro Township Police are searching for a man who robbed a Bank of America on Route 130. The incident happened on April 10, 2014 at 11:55 a.m. According to police, the suspect entered the bank More>>

Man With Autism Finds Happiness And Comfort In Art Video included


Finding the right outlet for creativity and control is not always easy for people with Autism. But, as FOX 29's Joyce Evans shows us, when they find it the results can be simply beautiful. More>>

Wills Eye, Eagles Team Up To Help 'Give Kids Sight' Video included


Each year, the Eagles Eye Mobile provides free screenings for children without insurance. Hear how that screening helped one little girl see clearly. More>>

Brush Fire Burns Near Businesses In Central Jersey


A brush fire burning in Edison creates a smoky mess Thursday in New Jersey. More>>

Tractor Trailer Catches Fire on I-95


Skyfox was over a tractor trailer that caught fire on 1-95 at Durham Road. More>>

Camden's 'Goodness Project' Shines A Light On The City Video included


There is a lot to sing and dance about in Camden and they want everybody to know about the good hard working folks that are making people happy. More>>

Millions Of Toyotas Recalled Due To Major Safety Threats


Almost 6.4 million Toyotas will be taken off the road worldwide. Eight models that comprise 1.7 million cars have been recalled in the United States. More>>

Two Men Burglarized Richmond Hotel Supply Warehouse


Police are looking for two suspects that burglarized a hotel supply warehouse in Richmond. More>>

Police Seek Three Suspects In Broad Street Dunkin Donuts Robbery


Police are seeking three suspects that robbed a Franklinville Dunkin Donuts on April 9th, 2014. More>>

Two Delaware Men Apprehended After Burglarizing Middle School


Troopers apprehended two burglars at the George Read Middle School in New Castle Delaware. More>>

1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Shooting At Feltonville Home Video included


A man is shot to death at a home right off Roosevelt Boulevard, and a second person is taken to the hospital. Now, the hunt is on for the gunman. More>>

Motive Sought After More Than 20 Stabbed At Pa. School Video included


Police remain at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville as they try to find a motive for Wednesday morning's attack. More>>

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