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Candidate for DA in Philly cries racism after critical report

Candidate for DA in Philly cries racism after critical report

Tariq El-Shabazz, a candidate for district attorney in Philadelphia, cries racism after a report citing complaints from some of his former clients.

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Five people wounded in drive-by shooting in Chester

Five people wounded in drive-by shooting in Chester

Shortly after 8 p.m., police and medics were called to the unit block of East 21st Street to respond to a shooting.

Clear the Shelters: Meet Ivan

Clear the Shelters: Meet Ivan

This week, Ame Dorminy of ACCT Philly brings 4-year-old Ivan to the studio in hopes to find a forever family. Ivan will be at the ‘Hike On Up With Your New Pup’ event today in Plymouth Meeting.

Could the NFL Draft Return to Philly?

Could the NFL Draft Return to Philly?

NBC10’s Randy Gyllenhaal is inside the NFL Draft Experience on the Ben Franklin Parkway before crowds begin to show for the final day.

Warehouse Gutted by Blaze in Frankford

Warehouse Gutted by Blaze in Frankford

Nearly two dozen residents in a section of Frankford were evacuated for a short time as firefighters battled an early morning warehouse blaze Saturday, officials said.

Women Against Abuse initiative wins $250,000

Women Against Abuse initiative wins $250,000

It has been nine months since Joyce Quaeay, Megan Short, Mashanda Johnson, and Joseline Perez were alive and caring for their kids.

NBC10 First Alert Weather: Hot and Humid Saturday

NBC10 First Alert Weather: Hot and Humid Saturday

A line of severe thunderstorms has passed over our area but we might not be in the clear yet. NBC10’s Krystal Klei has your full forecast and details about this unseasonably-warm weather for Saturday.

Residents Evacuate After Apartment Building Fire

Residents Evacuate After Apartment Building Fire

Fire crews are investigating what caused a fire inside an apartment building in East Mount Airy. The blaze started around 1:00 this morning at East Johnson Street. The entire building was evacuated.

Double Shooting in Hunting Park

Double Shooting in Hunting Park

Police are looking into a double shooting that happened overnight in Hunting Park. Medics took two victims to the hospital and one is in critical condition.

Battleground Bros.: Young Voters Rate Trump's First 100 Days

Battleground Bros.: Young Voters Rate Trump’s First 100 Days

There was no shortage of strong opinions.Photo Credit: NBC10 This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Candidate for DA in Philly cries racism after critical report

Candidate for DA in Philly cries racism after critical report

Tariq El-Shabazz, a candidate for district attorney in Philadelphia, cries racism after a report citing complaints from some of his former clients.

Alarming situation: Volunteer fire companies fight shortage 'crisis'

Alarming situation: Volunteer fire companies fight shortage ‘crisis’

Communities all over the country are looking for ways to respond to inadequate numbers of volunteers, who constitute 70 percent of the country’s nearly 1.2 million firefighters. One official says the system is in a “crisis” that he hopes doesn’t become “catastrophic.”

NBC10 First Alert Weather: Get Ready to Sweat

NBC10 First Alert Weather: Get Ready to Sweat

Saturday is going to be very warm with higher humidity. It’ll feel more like summer than spring. But the hot weather won’t last. NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Tammie Souza has your most accurate…

4 Hurt in Chester Shooting

4 Hurt in Chester Shooting

Police in Chester, Pa. are looking for the gunman who shot four people along the unit block of 21st Street Friday night. Police said four men were taken to Crozer-Chester Medical Center.

The Draft Isn't the Only Event in Town This Weekend

The Draft Isn’t the Only Event in Town This Weekend

The draft not your thing? Don’t worry there are plenty of other events happening around the area this weekend.

Truck Filled With Cereal, Crackers Burns on I-476

Truck Filled With Cereal, Crackers Burns on I-476

This burning tractor trailer shut down the northbound lanes of Interstate 476 in Nether Providence around 10:45 p.m. Friday. The truck, which was carrying cereal and crackers, burst into flames along the…

Five people wounded by gunfire in Chester

Five people wounded by gunfire in Chester

Shortly after 8 p.m., police and medics were called to the unit block of East 21st Street to respond to a shooting. There was a victim at the scene and three others were taken by private vehicle to Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Upland.

St. Joe's Students Throws Prom for Teens With Autism

St. Joe’s Students Throws Prom for Teens With Autism

A special prom for a special group of teens will be taking place Friday night thanks to folks at St. Joseph’s University. The Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support is putting on the event for young…

Police Dept. reveals length of suspensions for cops who shot driver

Police Dept. reveals length of suspensions for cops who shot driver

Two plainclothes Philadelphia police officers who shot a food delivery man in 2014 resulting in a record $4.4 million city settlement, were each suspended without pay for 25 days as punishment for their actions.

Did Serial Killer H.H. Holmes Fake His Death in Philly?

Did Serial Killer H.H. Holmes Fake His Death in Philly?

It was a spectacle few people had the opportunity to witness on May 7, 1896, but that didn’t stop them of gathering outside the Moyamensing Prison at 13th Street and Passyunk Ave. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Didi Serial Killer H.H. Holmes Fake His Death in Philly?

Didi Serial Killer H.H. Holmes Fake His Death in Philly?

It was a spectacle few people had the opportunity to witness on May 7, 1896, but that didn’t stop them of gathering outside the Moyamensing Prison at 13th Street and Passyunk Ave. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Beautiful Weather at Jersey Shore for Girls Weekend

Beautiful Weather at Jersey Shore for Girls Weekend

This beautiful weather means businesses are excited at the Jersey Shore. Temperatures in the 80s for Girls Weekend should mean business will be booming. NBC10’s Cydney Long spoke with people about what they’re…

Best Moments from NFL Draft Night 1

Best Moments from NFL Draft Night 1

From Temple’s Haason Reddick getting taken in the first round to the warm Philadelphia welcome for Roger Goodell. Here are the top moments from night one of the NFL Draft.

NBC10 Responds: Subscription Scam

NBC10 Responds: Subscription Scam

A magazine company tells a man he has to pay for a subscription he never signed up for. Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team has tips to avoid paying for something you didn’t order.

The City Steals the Spotlight at NFL Draft

The City Steals the Spotlight at NFL Draft

The NFL announced a record 100,000 people came out for night one of the NFL Draft. From draft pick paintings to mock locker rooms, fans from near and far are enjoying all the festivities the Parkway has…

ICE Raids Mushroom Farm in Chester Co., 9 Arrested

ICE Raids Mushroom Farm in Chester Co., 9 Arrested

Nine people were arrested on a Chester County mushroom farm Wednesday morning and whisked away to a federal immigration detention center, according to witnesses and the owner of the farm.Photo Credit: Provided

Community Comes Together to Support Fallen Trooper's Family

Community Comes Together to Support Fallen Trooper’s Family

Grade school students came by the hundreds to pay their respects to State Trooper Stephen Ballard Friday. Many couldn’t understand why someone would hurt a police officer. NBC10 Delaware Bureau Reporter…

From Walk On to NFL: Returning to Haason Reddick's Roots

From Walk On to NFL: Returning to Haason Reddick’s Roots

After an injury in high school nearly ended his career, Haason Reddick defied the odds. Now he’s a first round draft pick heading to the Arizona Cardinals. Erin Coleman went back to where it all started…

NBC10 First Alert Weather: Another Warm Weekend

NBC10 First Alert Weather: Another Warm Weekend

Summer-like temperatures look like they’re here to stay, at least for the weekend. NBC10 First Alert Meteorologist Tammie Souza has what you can expect for the rest of NFL Draft weekend.

Get a Taste of Jamaican Culture at the Penn Relays

Get a Taste of Jamaican Culture at the Penn Relays

While the NFL Draft is getting the spotlight, another national treasure is taking place in Philadelphia. The 123rd Penn Relays are in town until Saturday. Aundrea Cline-Thomas shows us how local Jamaicans…

Photos: Penn Relays Blast From the Past

Photos: Penn Relays Blast From the Past

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Philly region a welcoming place for female school superintendents

Philly region a welcoming place for female school superintendents

The suburban counties have moved faster than the rest of Pennsylvania and New Jersey – and indeed the nation – in growing the roster of female school chiefs.

Renewals roil Philly charter community

Renewals roil Philly charter community

Provisions in proposed charter renewals have created so much turmoil the School Reform Commission will consider only 10 of the 26 charters next week that are up for renewal. Harrisburg takes note.

Plastic Bag Ban Minimizes Carbon Footprint

Plastic Bag Ban Minimizes Carbon Footprint

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Think You've Got What it Takes to be a Pa. State Trooper?

Think You’ve Got What it Takes to be a Pa. State Trooper?

Those that protect and serve need to meet certain requirements.Photo Credit: NBC 7

Female Montco Uber driver reported missing found dead in Philly

Female Montco Uber driver reported missing found dead in Philly

Abington Township police said that it had been notified by the Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s Office that the body of Krysten Laib had been positively identified. Her body had been found on Wednesday.

Strawberry Mansion man guilty of armed robberies that left 4 seriously wounded

Strawberry Mansion man guilty of armed robberies that left 4 seriously wounded

A Philadelphia jury found that Amin “Mac” Ackridge, 31, was the robber who shot his victims even after they turned over their valuables. One victim remains paralyzed below the waist.

SEPTA gets first drug-detection K-9 from local nonprofit

SEPTA gets first drug-detection K-9 from local nonprofit

Throw Away Dogs Project, a local nonprofit that rescues potential police K-9s, has donated 17 dogs to police and corrections agencies around the country, but none in the Philadelphia area. That has changed with the donation of Kilo, a Belgian Malinois, to SEPTA.

'Luxury' Fyre Festival in Bahamas Turns Into Fiasco

’Luxury’ Fyre Festival in Bahamas Turns Into Fiasco

A luxury music festival that promised to fly guests from Miami to the Bahamas for a “once-in-a-lifetime musical experience” had to be canceled after it turned into a disorganized debacle.Photo Credit: Tom Knight This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Democrats seek to nationalize DA campaign, and a billionaire obliges

Democrats seek to nationalize DA campaign, and a billionaire obliges

The Democrats running for district attorney in Philadelphia have been trying for months to nationalize the race, for attention and campaign cash. A billionaire last week may have just accomplished that for them.

Pro-Choice Group Calls Councilwoman a 'Rising Star'

Pro-Choice Group Calls Councilwoman a ‘Rising Star’

A trailblazing member of Philadelphia City Council is being recognized by a group dedicated to getting pro-choice woman elected.Photo Credit: Getty Images for MoveOn.org This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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