Aug 17, 2010

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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Off-Duty Philly Police Officer Dies After Hit-&-Run Crash

Off-Duty Philly Police Officer Dies After Hit-&-Run Crash

An off-duty officer is fighting for his life after he was struck in a hit-and-run in Philadelphia Sunday afternoon.

Pa. Loses to Japan in Little League World Series

Pa. Loses to Japan in Little League World Series

Tokyo won the Little League World Series on Sunday, pounding out 22 hits and overcoming an eight-run first-inning deficit to beat Lewisberry, Pennsylvania, 18-11.

Painter Nelson Shanks Dies at 77

Painter Nelson Shanks Dies at 77

Nelson Shanks, renowned for his portraits of prominent figures ranging from presidents to royalty, has died. He was 77.

Police Arrest Driver After Deadly NE Philly Crash

Police Arrest Driver After Deadly NE Philly Crash

A man was dead and a woman was in critical condition Sunday after police say a suspected drunk driver rear-ended their car on a Northeast Philadelphia road.

NJ Good Samaritan Rescues Neighbor's Dog From Fire

NJ Good Samaritan Rescues Neighbor's Dog From Fire

A good Samaritan in South Jersey rescued a neighbor's dog from a house fire on Saturday that left the home badly damaged, police said.

 Fan Dies After Fall From Upper Deck at Braves Game

Fan Dies After Fall From Upper Deck at Braves Game

A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and the New York Yankees. Lt.