It was a close call for a boy who narrowly missed being struck by lightning while he was outside playing in Bethlehem, Pa.
Authorities in Philadelphia say the sweltering weather has claimed the life of one person.
Authorities say a young boy reported struck by lightning during storms in Bethlehem shows no signs of lightning-related injuries and may have simply fallen off his bike.
A South Philadelphia teen was sentenced Monday to 37 years to life in prison after being convicted in the 2017 shooting deaths of two 16-year-old boys.
Police are investigating after they say a man in his late 20s was shot in East Germantown Monday morning.
Police say an armed teenager was shot by police after he crashed a stolen school bus on Walt Whitman Bridge early Monday morning.
The largest oil refinery complex on the East Coast has filed for bankruptcy following a June fire that set off explosions and damaged equipment there.
Police are investigating following an alleged home invasion involving two men armed with a machete in Northeast Philadelphia's Castor section.
Police are investigating after they say a 58-year-old man was shot and killed in North Philadelphia overnight.
Police are investigating after they say a 22-year-old man was fatally stabbed in North Philadelphia.
Police are investigating after they say a man set off an explosive device at a West Philadelphia restaurant early Monday morning.
FOX 29's Kathy Orr delivers your 7-day forecast.
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A child in Bethlehem is being treated for unknown injuries after that child was reportedly struck by lightning.
The heat wave is nearly over, but the relief was not in sight Sunday as folks spent another day finding ways to stay cool.
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A fan casually walked to home plate and approached Philadelphia hitter Brad Miller for a handshake before being apprehended, and the Phillies later beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 Sunday on Rhys Hoskins' home run in the 11th inning.
Authorities say a 1-year-old boy died after he was pulled from an eastern Pennsylvania swimming pool over the weekend.
The mayor of the eastern Pennsylvania city of Reading has reversed course and says he will allow the LGBTQ rainbow flag to fly over City Hall for the first time.
The hot and muggy conditions that have impacted the Philadelphia area over the last several days will continue Sunday, but relief is on the way!