Jessica Vale’s life in film began when she was about 13, on the set of a big movie starring Tom Hanks that Jonathan Demme was shooting in Philadelphia. Full story
BENSALEM Arrests/Citations Rickey Renay Pierce Jr., 19, 2600 block Shields St., Philadelphia, 6:04 p.m. Thu, simple assault, harassment on 900 block Bristol Pike, sent to county prison in lieu of $75,000 bail. Saba Kaldze, 51, 1800 block Benton St., Philadelphia, 12:50 p.m. Thu, retail theft on 2300 Full story
Following four years of formation, five married Burlington County men are among 13 who have been ordained permanent deacons for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Trenton by Bishop David M. O’Connell. Full story
A former Philadelphia police officer who gained national attention for an act of bravery several years ago is now under arrest. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.
Barbara Allen had worked in some of the finest museums, but was a stay-at-home mom for 20 years. Then she and her son Roger were inspired by dwindling art programs in Philadelphia to start a nonprofit, Fresh Artists, to get kids making masterpieces. NBC’s Jane Pauley reports.
Caught on camera, a mom makes a dramatic rescue after her baby stroller rolled onto train tracks in Philadelphia. As the mother jumped onto the tracks, a bystander used an emergency phone to tell the approaching train to stop.
Jury finds Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell guilty of three counts of first-degree murder for the death of three babies that prosecutors said were delivered alive and subsequently killed. NBC News' Chris Clackum reports.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter joins The Daily Rundown guest host Peter Alexander to discuss how his city has been handling security since the Boston bombings.
Philadelphia District Attorney R. Seth Williams
Defense attorney Jack McMahon, who represented Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell, makes remarks after Gosnell was sentenced at the criminal justice facility in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 15, 2013. REUTERS/Tim Shaffer