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Chester County woman charged with faking cancer in fund-raiser scam

PHILADELPHIA — A Chester Springs woman has been charged with netting more than $10,000 in a fund-raising scam in which she falsely claimed she had cancer and needed money. In


SDWR Delivers Diabetic Alert Dog to Lucky Boy in Torrington, CT

Torrington, CT, November 05, 2019 –(– Logan, a 13-year-old boy in Torrington, CT, received a very special delivery today of his very own Diabetic Alert Service Dog from SDWR. Based


Marsy’s Law votes won’t be counted, Pa. Supreme Court rules in split opinion

Pennsylvanians still have the right to cast a vote Tuesday on the proposed Marsy’s Law related to victim rights — but officials won’t be counting and sharing the results of


DeSean Jackson to undergo core muscle surgery, likely out for season

DeSean Jackson has been battling an injury for several weeks that he attempted to play through on Sunday, and it sounds like that could be the last game the veteran


McDonald’s shares fall 3% on CEO ousting

CHICAGO, Illinois – Shares in McDonald’s Corp fell more than 3% on Monday despite rising stock prices across the board. The loss of value in the company was attributed to


Matisse Thybulle recognized as one of the NBA’s best defenders

It hasn’t taken long for Matisse Thybulle to become recognized as one of the NBA’s best defenders, writes Keith Pompey of The Philadelphia Inquirer. The defense was the calling card


Video shows water gushing from Philadelphia skyscraper

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Eagles Hold Off Late Game Rally to Beat Bears at the Linc

What to Know The Eagles held off a late game rally from the Chicago Bears to beat them 22 to 14 at Lincoln Financial Field Sunday afternoon. The win puts


Phillies to decline 2020 option on reliever Pat Neshek

The Phillies will decline their $7M club option on right-hander Pat Neshek, per MLB Network’s Jon Heyman (Twitter link). The veteran sidearmer will instead be paid a $750K buyout and


Independent Filmmaking Excellence Showcased at the 2019 Marina del Rey Film Festival

Marina del Rey Film Festival screens over 250 independent films from around the word in Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA, November 02, 2019 –(– Anyone who has been to the


Ticket to Write: Starved Rock is an impressive natural monument outside Chicago

OGLESBY, Ill. — While Ice Age glaciers were flattening out north-central Illinois, the melt-water was carving a magnificent series of small canyons through sandstone bluffs along what is now the


Atlantic Division free agent breakdown heading into ’19 offseason

Fred VanVleet, Raptors, 25, SG (Up) – Signed to a two-year, $18M deal in 2018VanVleet was a key reserve in the Raptors’ run to the championship. With Danny Green‘s departure,


Pennsylvania’s Sunday hunting bill clears last big hurdle

There was a moment of doubt, for sure. But it looks as if expanded Sunday hunting is coming to Pennsylvania in 2020. On Wednesday, members of the House of Representatives


Treasure Hunting Just Got Easier with Shabby Creek on Main & OTA Mercantile

Iconic East Bay stores combine forces to bring you 11000 square feet of treasure hunting galore. Walnut Creek, CA, November 01, 2019 –(– Shabby Creek on Main and OTA


Phone call between Beijing and Washington sends Wall Street soaring

NEW YORK, New York – A telephone call between Washington and Beijing seemed to be enough to ignite markets in the U.S. on Friday. China’s Xinhua news agency on Friday


5 things to know about Affordable Care Act’s 2020 enrollment period

Western Pennsylvanians shopping for 2020 insurance coverage through the federal health care marketplace can expect to see a small uptick in prices over last year and more plans to choose


Joel Embiid, KAT Each Suspended 2 Games for Fight

We now know the punishments for the fight between Joel Embiid and Karl-Anthony Towns that occurred Wednesday night. Embiid will be suspended two games for his actions in the Sixers’ 117-95