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Investigators and first responders work near the wreckage of Amtrak Northeast Regional Train 188, from Washington to New York, that derailed yesterday May 13, 2015 in north Philadelphia.   (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

NTSB Says Probe Of Deadly Amtrak Derailment Shifts To Engineer’s Cellphone

Officials said calls were made, texts were sent and data was used the day of the accident, but they haven’t determined if that activity took place while the train was being operated.

05/20/2015

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NTSB: Amtrak Train Accelerated 30 MPH Within About 1 Minute Before Wreck

Another body was pulled from the wreckage Thursday morning, bringing the death toll to eight, officials said.

05/14/2015

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Amtrak Employee Injured In Philadelphia Wreck Files Lawsuit

An injured Amtrak employee filed a Thursday in connection with the derailment that left eight people dead in Philadelphia this week.

05/14/2015

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Deadly Amtrak Derailment Near Philadelphia Leads To Calls For Seat Belts On Trains

In the wake of Tuesday night’s horrific train crash outside of Philadelphia, there are demands for a host of new passenger safety measures, including the possibility of installing seat belts.

05/13/2015

A train headed to Penn Station derailed in Philadelphia on Tuesday, May 12. (Credit: CBS2)

Amtrak Train Headed To New York Derails In Philadelphia; At Least 5 Dead

An Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed in Philadelphia late Tuesday, leaving at least five people dead and more than 50 more injured.

05/12/2015

Jaroslav Halak #41 of the New York Islanders skates off the ice after the loss to the Philadelphia Flyers on April 7, 2015 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the New York Islanders 5-4. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Islanders In Limbo For Playoff Spot After Brutal Loss To Flyers

With a playoff berth at stake, the Isles pulled off a rally to remember. It’s the finish to forget they have to shake off.

04/08/2015

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Best Chinatowns In America

Dive deep into the culture of China by visiting one of America’s finest Chinatowns. Many of these communities were established by early immigrants looking for a place to feel like they are back home.

01/22/2015

A New York University (NYU) student attends a town hall to discuss the NYPD's surveillance of Muslim communities on February 29, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Appeals Court Reviews Muslims’ Claims About NYPD Surveillance

A federal appeals court panel in Philadelphia on Tuesday was reviewing the legality of the controversial NYPD religious surveillance program.

01/13/2015

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Bill Cosby Resigns As Trustee At Temple University

Temple University in Philadelphia announced Monday that Bill Cosby has resigned as a trustee — amid more than a dozen sexual-assault allegations.

12/01/2014

Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, 22, was abducted in Philadelphia on Sunday, Nov. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Kidnapped In Philadelphia Found Alive In Maryland

A woman who was kidnapped on the streets of Philadelphia has been found alive in Maryland, and a man with her has been taken into custody, police and the FBI said Wednesday night.

11/05/2014

Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, 22, was abducted in Philadelphia on Sunday, Nov. 2. (Credit: CBS2)

Family Pleads For Safe Return Of Woman Kidnapped In Philadelphia

A woman’s brutal kidnapping on the streets of Philadelphia was caught on video this past weekend, and on Tuesday, there was a new clue having to do with her credit card.

11/04/2014

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Best Beer Destinations In America

Many vacations are planned around different things, including visiting historical sites, the beach and different wineries. Beer enthusiasts can also have the vacation of their dreams by planning a beercation.

11/04/2014

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Monica Lewinsky Breaks Public Silence, Says She Was ‘Patient Zero’ In Cyberbullying Epidemic

Monica Lewinsky says she was “patient zero” in a cyberbullying epidemic that has since been blamed for teen suicides and celebrity exploitation.

10/20/2014

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One Tank Trip: Philadelphia

Gas up the car and get ready for a really cool one-tank trip to Philadelphia.

08/31/2014

Little league baseball. (Credit: CBS 2)

Chicago’s Jackie Robinson West Team Beats Philly, Advances To Little League Title Game

Chicago’s celebrated Jackie Robinson West team eliminated Philadelphia 6-5 Thursday night, in a matchup at the Little League World Series.

08/21/2014

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