COVID-19 VARIANTS BECOMING MORE COMMON ACROSS DELAWARE VALLEY

A researcher from the University of Pennsylvania says potentially worrisome variants of coronavirus are becoming more common across...

MISSOURI TEEN GIVES AWAY MONEY SAVED FOR COLLEGE AFTER BEING AWARDED SCHOLARSHIP

Joshua Nelson could have pocketed the $1,000 he saved for college, but now, he's giving an opportunity to another teen.

 
 
 

PARENTS, ATTORNEY RESPOND AFTER CA COLLEGE STUDENTS SENTENCED TO LIFE IN KILLING OF ITALIAN OFFICER

"It's bewildering. They gave him and they gave Gabe a sentence that is befitting a mafia boss who wantonly kills innocent people,"...

IDAHO SCHOOL SHOOTING: GIRL SHOOTS 3 PEOPLE BEFORE TEACHER DISARMS HER

A teacher disarmed the girl and held her until law enforcement arrived and took her into custody, authorities said, without giving...

 
 
 

MISSOURI TEEN GIVES AWAY MONEY SAVED FOR COLLEGE AFTER BEING AWARDED SCHOLARSHIP

Joshua Nelson could have pocketed the $1,000 he saved for college, but now, he's giving an opportunity to another teen.

TEXAS PROTESTERS WHO OBSTRUCT EMERGENCY VEHICLES COULD FACE FELONY CHARGES

The bill is in response to nationwide protests against police brutality last year.

 
 
 

ACCUWEATHER: LOTS OF CLOUDS, BELOW AVERAGE TEMPERATURES

Meteorologist Cecily Tynan says our weather is turning cool and unsettled, with some rounds of rain on the way.

SCIENTISTS IN THE NETHERLANDS ARE TRAINING BEES TO DETECT COVID-19

Scientists know that bees are very intelligent and very intuitive. They also have an unusually keen sense of smell.

 
 
 

JONATHAN BUSH, BROTHER OF PRESIDENT GEORGE H.W. BUSH, DIES

The sibling of the former president is being remembered as "a fine gentleman and a noble soul."

BLACK MALE NURSE MAKES STRIDES AS HE GRADUATES FROM MALCOLM X COLLEGE AS SALUTATORIAN

A man from an underrepresented group graduated with salutatorian ranking from Malcolm X College as a nurse.

 
 
 

97-YEAR-OLD WORLD WAR II NURSE CELEBRATED ON INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY

On International Nurses Day, to mark the occasion in West Chester, Chester County, a family honored a member of our Greatest Generation.

IL COVID UPDATE: STATE MOVES INTO REOPENING BRIDGE PHASE MAY 14, PHASE 5 ON JUNE 11, PRITZKER SAYS

Illinois will move into the Bridge Phase of reopening on May 14 and could move into Phase 5 as soon as June 11, Governor JB Pritzker...

 
 
 

ILLINOIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE ENROLLMENT PLUMMETS FROM PANDEMIC, ONLINE CLASSES

Between the COVID-19 pandemic and courses being taught online, enrollment in Illinois community colleges have plummeted compared to...

CHICAGO WEATHER: CHILLY WITH PATCHY CLOUDS

Chilly with patchy clouds Thursday night. Lows the low 40s.

 
 
 

HOUSTON WOMAN GETS PHONE SCAM SO THREATENING, SHE REPORTED IT TO POLICE

She said she got a call out of nowhere and suddenly, a voice said, "I want you to listen carefully." Plus, officials say this is happening...

HOW DOES RECALLING A CALIFORNIA GOVERNOR ACTUALLY WORK? HERE'S THE PROCESS

The state deadline to submit signatures to force a recall election of Governor Gavin Newsom is just one month away - and organizers...

 
 
 

WE ARE CELEBRATING ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH ON FYI PHILLY

In celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we visit new restaurants, spots for comfort food, and strip mall gems. Plus,...

HOUSTON FIREFIGHTERS' WIN IN COURT COULD MEAN MILLIONS IN BACK PAY

While the ruling upholds union bargaining rights, the larger and more immediate effect is that a judge will now set wages for firefighters...

 
 
 

VIDEO CHAT RECAP: TEMPLE HEALTH CHAT: SKIN CONDITIONS IN PEOPLE OF COLOR

Learn about the differences in types of skin and hair treatments for people of color based on patient needs and preferences.

GLOBAL CITIZEN'S VAX LIVE CONCERT REUNITES THE WORLD AND RAISES VACCINE AWARENESS

A concert at the new SoFi Stadium in Inglewood to raise vaccine awareness brings together 27,000 fully vaccinated frontline and emergency...

 
 
 



Sixth-grade girl shoots 3 people at Idaho middle school before teacher...

Sixth-grade girl shoots 3 people at Idaho middle school before teacher manages to disarm her

The girl brought a gun to her Idaho school, shot and wounded two students and a custodian, who all sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Read more ...

Freeman sits; Smyly, Braves get 1st sweep of Nats since 2014

Freeman sits; Smyly, Braves get 1st sweep of Nats since 2014

WASHINGTON - When Drew Smyly's previous start ended the way so many had recently - multiple homers, a loss for his Atlanta Braves - the left-hander looked at the calendar and... Read more ...

Rob McElhenney talks 'Mythic Quest' ahead of season two premiere

Rob McElhenney talks 'Mythic Quest' ahead of season two premiere

Rob McElhenney talks "Mythic Quest" ahead of season two. What you need to know Rob McElhenney sat down with Polygon to talk about "Mythic Quest." Season two of the series... Read more ...

Rifle-wielding Army trainee charged after hijacking school bus full of children

Rifle-wielding Army trainee charged after hijacking school bus full of children

Jovan Collazo, an Army trainee at Fort Jackson in Columbia, South Carolina, allegedly took over a school bus with a rifle. Read more ...

New 'Living Room' in Summit hopes to break stigma surrounding mental health care

New 'Living Room' in Summit hopes to break stigma surrounding mental health care

SUMMIT, Ill. - A new bilingual Living Room opened Thursday in Summit aimed at breaking the stigma around mental health care. Three years ago, Sean O'Connor walked into another... Read more ...

Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

Northwestern University draws criticism over new athletic director hire

EVANSTON, Ill - Northwestern University is facing backlash over its pick for athletic director. The Chicago-Tribune reports the Evanston-area university announced on Monday... Read more ...

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

DHS Mayorkas: We're reuniting whole families, not just parents, with border kids

The Biden administration is working to reunite entire families with kids separated from them at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration - including siblings and... Read more ...

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

Twitter begins testing its new Tip Jar feature to directly pay other users

You'll soon be able to tip your favorite tweeters. What you need to know Twitter is starting to test its new Tip Jar feature. The feature allows you to leave a tip for your... Read more ...

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

Police & FBI respond to hostage situation at Wells Fargo bank in Minnesota

A Wells Fargo spokesperson just confirmed with me that there are hostages inside the St. Cloud bank - Anna Haecherl May 6, 2021 WATCH LIVE - Chopper 5 is above the scene where... Read more ...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health...

Hogan announces imitative to support youth dealing with mental health effects of COVID-19

Gov. Larry Hogan announced Thursday his program to help Maryland school children with the mental health effects of COVID-19. Read more ...