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Published: Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:47:11 GMT2017-12-13T12:47:11Z

 



Winners and losers from the Alabama special election

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:47:11 GMT2017-12-13T12:47:11Z

Our recap of who won and lost (besides the candidates) in the Roy Moore-Doug Jones race.



3 reportedly injured in Montgomery County house fire

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:42:45 GMT2017-12-13T12:42:45Z

Authorities received a call about the fire on Summit Avenue in Schwenksville shortly after 5 a.m. Three people, including two children, were reportedly injured and taken to area hospitals.



TA Williams tried to end the cycle of crime. It claimed his life anyway

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:26:01 GMT2017-12-13T12:26:01Z

TA Williams was shot twice Dec. 10 at Rorer and Westmoreland Streets in Kensington, and later pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital. He was 22 years old.



Study: Being an immigrant is bad for children's health

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:20:57 GMT2017-12-13T12:20:57Z

For children of immigrants, fears over the potential deportation of their parents can cause illness and perhaps permanent brain changes, according to research by the Kaiser Family Foundation,



Passenger ejected, killed in Tacony hit-run; suspects sought

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:04:47 GMT2017-12-13T12:04:47Z

The crash occurred about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday when one Toyota slammed into another at the corner of Disston Street and Torresdale Avenue. A man in the back seat of the Toyota that was hit was ejected and died at a nearby hospital.



Flyers end home misery, rally past Leafs, 4-2

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:02:40 GMT2017-12-13T12:02:40Z

The Flyers, coming off a three-game sweep in Western Canada, ended a six-game losing streak at the Wells Fargo Center.



Stunning upset in Alabama, McNabb accused of sexual harassment, Sixers break streak | Morning Newsletter

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:55:35 GMT2017-12-13T11:55:35Z

All the local news you need to know to start your day, delivered straight to your email.



US-based climate scientists to take research to France

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:36:07 GMT2017-12-13T11:36:07Z

PARIS (AP) - It is a dream come true for U.S.-based climate scientists - the offer of all-expenses-paid life in France to advance their research in Europe instead of in the United States under climate skeptic President Donald Trump, two of the winners say.



Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate job

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:31:05 GMT2017-12-13T11:31:05Z

WASHINGTON (AP) - Al Franken is the Senate's dead man walking, still doing his day job despite his soon-to-be-gone status.



Meghan Markle to join royal family for Christmas

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:29:29 GMT2017-12-13T11:29:29Z

LONDON (AP) - Prince Harry's fiancee is set to join Britain's royal family for Christmas.



Accused of molesting a teenage girl, Kentucky lawmaker refuses to resign

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:22:13 GMT2017-12-13T11:22:13Z

A Kentucky lawmaker denies allegations he molested a member of his church when she was a teenager.



This Pennsylvania town has the worst commute in the country

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 11:04:35 GMT2017-12-13T11:04:35Z

How do workers who live in a town of about 10,000 have a worse commute time than those in Philly, New York and Los Angeles?



76ers beat Timberwolves in overtime to end four-game skid

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:47:33 GMT2017-12-13T10:47:33Z

Joel Embiid finished with 28 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists in a career-high 39 minutes.



Abortion bill heads to Gov. Wolf for veto

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:33:55 GMT2017-12-13T10:33:55Z

Overriding the veto would be difficult for the Republican-controlled legislature.



Democrat Jones wins stunning red-state Alabama Senate upset

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:27:36 GMT2017-12-13T10:27:36Z

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - In a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump, who urgently endorsed GOP rebel Roy Moore despite a litany of sexual misconduct allegations.



Roy Moore's collapse in Alabama was a self-inflicted wound by Senate GOP

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 05:04:50 GMT2017-12-13T05:04:50Z

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell helped elevate Roy Moore in the GOP primary. It backfired.



Jones victorious in stunning Alabama Senate upset

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 05:00:13 GMT2017-12-13T05:00:13Z

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - In a stunning victory aided by scandal, Democrat Doug Jones won Alabama's special Senate election on Tuesday, beating back history, an embattled Republican opponent and President Donald Trump, who urgently endorsed GOP rebel Roy Moore despite a litany of sexual misconduct allegations.



FBI texts reveal anti-Trump, pro-Clinton comments

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 03:08:22 GMT2017-12-13T03:08:22Z

A review of the texts between senior FBI agent Peter Strzok and senior FBI lawyer Lisa Page was sent to lawmakers Tuesday night. The texts are now the subject of an ethics investigation by the Justice Department's inspector general, and show the two senior officials repeatedly offering harsh opinions about political figures. Among many other comments, the two called Trump "loathsome" and "an idiot."



First Sikh nominated to be New Jersey attorney general

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 02:32:12 GMT2017-12-13T02:32:12Z

Democratic Gov.-elect Phil Murphy on Tuesday announced his nomination for attorney general, picking a Chris Christie-appointed prosecutor who Murphy said would stand up to President Trump.



Temple prof donates $100,000 prize to help struggling students

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 02:05:37 GMT2017-12-13T02:05:37Z

Sara Goldrick-Rab wants to help homeless, hungry and other low-income college students stay in school and afford their education.