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Officials looking for 17-year-old Connecticut girl

Police are looking for 17-year-old Brittany Galtante of Middlebury, Conn.

Speed factor in Amtrak crash

Prosecutors would face high bar in filing Amtrak charges

Prosecutors are trying to determine if the Amtrak engineer at the controls of a train that derailed in Philadelphia last week committed a crime.

Replica Durham boat may be on national television soon

Replica Durham boat may be on national television soon

A replica of the iconic boat George Washington used to cross the Delaware River is in bad shape, but two men are working hard to change that

Funding teacher pensions at forefront of Quakertown meeting

Funding teacher retirement plans is an increasing burden on area school district budgets.

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Feds trying to determine if Amtrak engineer was using phone

Federal investigators said they're still trying to determine whether an Amtrak engineer used his cellphone at the controls of the train in a deadly derailment in Philadelphia.

Fatal fire in Hone Brook Twp

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Woman, 81, killed inside burning home in Honey Brook

Heavy hearts filled a tight-knit community in Chester County after an elderly woman was found dead inside her burning home.

Police car with emergency lights on

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19-year-old man killed when motorcycle collides with car

A 19-year-old Montgomery County man was  killed after his motorcycle collided with a car Tuesday night..

Carlton Hipps and Ramone Williams

DA: Both gunmen fired potentially lethal shots at officer

Two brothers charged with killing a Philadelphia police officer during a store robbery each struck the officer with a potentially lethal shot, prosecutors said Wednesday.

Fire in Pottstown

Crews battling fire shut down highway for more than an hour

Officials are investigating a fire that broke out at a multi-family dwelling Tuesday night in Montgomery County.

Philadelphia skyline


Primary win sets up ex-councilman to be Philadelphia's next mayor

A former longtime Philadelphia councilman with broad union backing is poised to become the city's next mayor after his resounding win Tuesday in a six-way Democratic primary election.

Bucks County company rebuilds Amtrak rails

Bucks County company rebuilds Amtrak rails

As the investigation into last week's deadly Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia continues, services have resumed. Thanks, in part, to a company based in Bucks County

Quakertown Council workshop

Quakertown proposal calls for trees to be removed downtown

Quakertown Borough will soon cut down trees in its downtown area to accommodate a fresh, new streetscape design.


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