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  • Red Carpet Glam helps high school girls dress for prom

      Hundreds of dresses of all colors, shapes and sizes are being given to students for free. It`s called the Red Carpet Glam and it`s meant to help students who have trouble affording an outfit for prom. Taeunnah Brown picked out a red dress for the big night. She said prom almost did not happen.   “Clothing was a lot because at one point I thought I wasn`t going to be able to go prom because everybody was trying to go […]

  • Arrests continue in Manchester terror bombing

      Seven people have been arrested in connection with the deadly attack an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. The attack killed 22 people and injured more than 100 others. The New York Times published photos of what they said are the pieces of the backpack, detonator, battery, and shrapnel used in the attack. Salman Abedi, 22, has been identified as the suicide bomber. He is a British born national of Libyan descent. Investigators say Abedi spent three weeks in […]

  • One officer injured; 3 arrested in fight near SEPTA station

      Patrols will be stepped up this morning near a SEPTA station in Juniata Park after a violent flash mob incident that left a police officer injured. There were two separate fights. It started with this one under the El after the dismissal of three local high schools around 3:30 yesterday afternoon. The video shows the moments police tried to take control of the situation. One of the officers can be seen being knocked to the ground while trying to […]

  • Drake and Cher get the spotlight at the Billboard Music Awards

      The Billboard Music Awards took place in Las Vegas on Sunday night and rapper drake was a big winner. The singer took home 13 awards, including Top Artist. That broke Adele’s previous record of 12. He beat other big names such as, Beyonce, Justin Bieber, and Rihanna. Some of the other awards include top male artist and top rap artist. His hit “one dance” spent 10 weeks on the Hot 100 chart last year. Singer, Cher, accepted the “Icon […]

  • Half bus, half prison cell makes stop at a local high school

      These kids are in jail, but don`t be alarmed! It`s a fake prison cell on board the Choice Bus. It’s a school bus that traveling to schools across our area, educating students about the dangers of dropping out of school. The bus made a stop at Kensington High School in North Philadelphia for students like Isaiah Crawford. “Like why would I waste my life doing something so easy to get into but so hard to get out,” said Crawford. When […]

  • Police identify driver in Times Square crash that killed teenager and injured 22 others

      The whole thing happened around Noon on Thursday. Parts of it were caught on camera. The driver of the car, a red Honda sedan, drove in the wrong direction, before hopping a curb and plowing through several crowds in busy Times Square. The car came to a rest on a security piling. 22 people were injured and one person was killed. The woman killed in the crash, 18 year-old Alyssa Elsman, was a recent high school graduate. She’s from Michigan […]

  • Dozens of students from Philadelphia hurt in bus crash

      26 eighth-graders and four adults from the Charles W. Henry School in Mount Airy were on that bus when it overturned in Havre de Grace, Maryland. The crash happened around 9:30 Monday morning. Maryland state police say the driver of a Honda Civic was attempting to pass the bus when the driver lost control and clipped the front of the bus. The bus struck an embankment and tree, causing it to overturn. In addition to those kids, two teachers, a […]

  • “Deadwood” and “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” star dies

      “Deadwood” and “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” star Powers Boothe, has died. According to his publicist, the emmy-winner passed away Sunday of natural causes in his sleep at his Los Angeles home. Boothe was also known for playing villains in films like “Sin City” and “Tombstone.” A private service will be held in his home state of Texas. He was 68 years old.  

  • Body found in Delaware River confirmed to be missing boater

    A body has been found in the Delaware River and authorities believe it is the man who disappeared after a boating accident yesterday. The situation began around 2 o’clock yesterday afternoon. Two men in a small 12 foot flat boat were checking on a crab trap when witnesses say the boat capsized. One man was able to make it back to shore while the other did not. That led to search that spanned from the Delaware Memorial Bridge to the […]

  • Standoff with police continues in Trenton; One man dead and three officers hurt

      A man has barricaded himself inside of a home near the 300 block of Centre Street in Trenton after shooting and killing a man and injuring three officers. The situation started around 6:20 Wednesday morning when officers tried to serve a warrant to 35 year-old Tyleeb Reese. As seen last night on Action News at 10 here on PHL-17, police say Reese opened fire, killing an innocent bystander and injuring three mercer county sheriff officers. Authorities sent in a robot […]