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Monday, Sep 19, 2011

Quick-Thinking 12-Year-Old Saves Lives

Quick-Thinking 12-Year-Old Saves Lives

Eryk Bondarchuk from Essington, Pa. is just 12 years old but the boy is being hailed as a hero for saving the lives of Bill Dunn and a group of kids.

Thursday, Sep 15, 2011

Philly Teacher Makes Music Despite Meager Budget

Philly Teacher Makes Music Despite Meager Budget

Jay Chuong gets only a $100 budget to teach music at seven different Philly schools but the 24-year-old teacher's resourcefulness and ingenuity was able to grab the attention of Pres. Barack Obama.

Friday, Sep 2, 2011

Extraordinary Hero Served With Heart in Afghanistan

Extraordinary Hero Served With Heart in Afghanistan

U.S. Army 1st Lt. Avi Behar's last year in Afghanistan was less about fighting and more about the Afghans. He was awarded the Bronze Star for it. He recently returned to a yellow ribbon homecoming.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2011

What the Tour de Shore Means

What the Tour de Shore Means

Patrick Liney from Irish Pub Children's Charities talks about what the Tour de Shore bike ride does for kids in the region.

Saturday, Jul 30, 2011

A World-Record Worthy Pizza Man?

A World-Record Worthy Pizza Man?

Kensington's Brian "Brain" Dwyer loves pizza so much that it might earn him a Guinness World Record.

Friday, Jul 29, 2011

Girl With a Thousand Shoes, 1 Big Heart

Girl With a Thousand Shoes, 1 Big Heart

The inspiring story of a 10-year-old Voorhees, N.J. girl who has more than a thousand pairs of shoes and one giving heart. NBC10's Marisa Brahney has the inspirational story of Eden Eskaros.

Saturday, Jul 23, 2011

Softball for a Cause in Strawberry Mansion

Softball for a Cause in Strawberry Mansion

Derrick Ford from the Strawberry Mansion Athletic Association and Philly Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers talk about the upcoming softball game between coaches and firefighters. This year's game carries even more meaning after deadly violence broke out a few weeks ago at the Mander Playground.

Friday, Jul 22, 2011

Old Homes Go Green

Old Homes Go Green

Greg Lingo from Cornell Homes gives you a tour of a green home that is a century old.

Friday, Jul 22, 2011

Kids Grow as Their Garden Grows

Kids Grow as Their Garden Grows

Teens at an Teens 4 Good urban farm at 8th and Poplar are growing vegetables and confidence for their summer vacation.

Tuesday, Jul 19, 2011

Camden Kids Get to Try Out a Hot Air Balloon

Camden Kids Get to Try Out a Hot Air Balloon

Kids from Camden's Summer Rec Program got an up close look at one of the hot air balloons being featured in the upcoming 29th Annual Quick Check NJ Festival of Ballooning.

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Tammie Souza Joins NBC10 First Alert Weather Team
Tammie Souza Joins NBC10 First Alert Weather Team

NBC10/WCAU announced Tuesday that Tammie Souza will join NBC10’s First Alert Weather team as a meteorologist.

Too Casual? Conway's Oval Office Couch Kneel Sparks Debate
Too Casual? Conway's Oval Office Couch Kneel Sparks Debate

Photos of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway kneeling on an Oval Office couch with her shoes on have sparked an online debate about decorum in the executive mansion. Conway is seen perched on her knees on the couch with her feet behind her in photos taken Monday while President Donald Trump met with leaders of historically black colleges and universities. Some Twitter users were quick to highlight the photos as evidence of a lack of respect for the office from Conway and the Trump administration. Other users have countered with numerous photos of former President Barack Obama resting his feet on the office's famed Resolute desk at various times during his eight years in office.

Pregnant Giraffe Continues to Enchant Droves of Fans
Pregnant Giraffe Continues to Enchant Droves of Fans

The 15-year-old giraffe named "April," who has captivated millions of people across the world in a live stream as she prepares for the birth of her fourth calf at an upstate New York zoo, is still pregnant and doing well as her legions of fans continue to check in.

Driver Strikes Child Outside Delco Middle School
Driver Strikes Child Outside Delco Middle School

A driver struck a child a Delaware County middle school Tuesday morning.

Carjacker Leaves Woman Bound Inside Home for 4 Days: Police
Carjacker Leaves Woman Bound Inside Home for 4 Days: Police

A 72-year-old woman is recovering after she was carjacked, attacked and then left bound inside her Chester County home for four days.

Gene Therapy to Fight a Blood Cancer Succeeds in Major Study
Gene Therapy to Fight a Blood Cancer Succeeds in Major Study

An experimental gene therapy that turns a patient's own blood cells into cancer killers worked in a major study, with more than one-third of very sick lymphoma patients showing no sign of disease six months after a single treatment, its maker said Tuesday. In all, 82 percent of patients had their cancer shrink at least by half at some point in the study. Its sponsor, California-based Kite Pharma, is racing Novartis AG to become the first to win approval of the treatment, called CAR-T cell therapy, in the U.S. It could become the nation's first approved gene therapy.