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University of Pennsylvania graduate student Mackenzie Fierceton won the Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University. But she lost the scholarship after it came out that she lied on her application about being poor, abused and growing up in foster care.

On August 27, eight-year-old Black girl Fanta Bility was killed by police gunfire in Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania, outside of a football game at Academy Park High School. A month and a half later, only one person has been charged with murdering Fanta—a Black teenager who didn't kill anyone.

Maxwell Morton has been slapped with a third-degree murder charge after killing his friend and snapping a selfie as the victim was dying in 2015.

Police believe that Christian Clark, 21, was upset because she thought her boyfriend was sleeping with another woman.

Social media erupted on Tuesday after a Snapchat screenshot went viral, showing a police officer in uniform with text that included a racial slur.

The men, Cheron Shelton, 29, and Robert Thomas, 27, each face five counts of homicide, six of aggravated assault, six of recklessly endangering another person, conspiracy, and criminal homicide of an unborn child,

The 11-term lawmaker immediately relinquished his post as the top Democrat on the House Appropriations Subcommittee that oversees the Justice Department after his indictment last July.

Daniel and Caleb Tate, 22, of Cochranville Township, Pennsylvania, were arrested and charged with arson by explosion, arson by possession of explosive devices, conspiracy, theft, and other offenses.

A terminally ill Pennsylvania boy with just over a year left to live was granted a final wish over the weekend. Kaleb Holder, 8, was sworn in as an honorary sheriff last Friday at the Lehigh County Sheriff’s Office in the city of Allentown, Good Morning America reports. Lehigh County Sheriff Joe Hanna stepped aside […]

The alleged sexual assault case against entertainer Bill Cosby will move forward after a judge on Wednesday rejected his defense's pleas to drop the case and allowed previous comments made about the attack usable by the prosecution in court.

44-year-old police officer Garrett Swasey was one of the few people who died at the Planned Parenthood shooting in Colorado Springs. Swasey was a first responder and volunteered to go. He was married with two children and was a former competitive ice dancer. [People] Authorities captured a man suspected of killing a police officer in Pennsylvania […]