Apr 19, 2011

Duck Boat Accident: Victims' Parents Arrive in Philly

Duck Boat Accident: Victims' Parents Arrive in Philly

The parents of the two young victims who died in this summer's DuThey are pursuing wrongful death suits.

Aug 10, 2010

Wrongful Death Lawsuits Filed Over Duck Boat Crash

Wrongful Death Lawsuits Filed Over Duck Boat Crash

Families of two Hungarian tourists killed in the sinking of a Ride the Ducks boat file suit.

Jul 31, 2010

Duck Boats Are "Death Traps:" Attorneys

Duck Boats Are "Death Traps:" Attorneys

Attorneys urge city to end Duck Boat cruises on the Delaware.

Jul 31, 2010

Lawyer for Tug Pilot in “Ducks” Crash Fears Felony

Lawyer for Tug Pilot in “Ducks” Crash Fears Felony

Tug pilot could face felony charges in case of "Ride the Ducks" fatalities.

Jul 31, 2010

Radio Recordings Released in Duck Boat Sinking

Radio Recordings Released in Duck Boat Sinking

Man can be heard yelling for boats to watch out at same time as crash.

Jul 31, 2010

Ride the Ducks to Test the River

Ride the Ducks to Test the River

The Streets Dept. has allegedly failed to compile safety reports for tour vehicles.

Jul 31, 2010

Philly Hires New Tugboat Firm After Duck Boat Crash

Philly Hires New Tugboat Firm After Duck Boat Crash

City contract with tugboat firm that hauled barge into Ride the Ducks boat is suspended.

Jul 31, 2010

Families of Duck Boat Crash Victims Plan to Sue

Families of Duck Boat Crash Victims Plan to Sue

Two Hungarian exchange students died after tour boat was overtaken by barge in Delaware River.

Jul 31, 2010

Duck Boat Crashes in Boston, Injures 5

Duck Boat Crashes in Boston, Injures 5

Another unlucky duck tour boat accident only a week after Philly's fatal crash.

Jul 31, 2010

Tugboat Mate Relieved of Duty, Gets Lawyer

Tugboat Mate Relieved of Duty, Gets Lawyer

The tugboat mate involved in that deadly duck boat crash last week is now off the job and has gotten a lawyer.

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Costumed Mr. Incredible Convicted in Assault on Batgirl Character

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Bible Society, Jobs Moving to Philly

Bible Society, Jobs Moving to Philly

The nonprofit American Bible Society is moving its headquarters to Philadelphia after almost two centuries in New York City.

Dad of Baby Attacked by Ferrets Speaks Out

Dad of Baby Attacked by Ferrets Speaks Out

A Delaware County couple charged with endangering the welfare of their one month old say they are good parents.

School Bus Crashes in South Jersey

School Bus Crashes in South Jersey

A school bus carrying high school students crashed along a South Jersey road Wednesday morning.

GoDaddy Pulls Controversial Super Bowl Ad

GoDaddy Pulls Controversial Super Bowl Ad

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