Granholm, actor Robert Downey Jr. boost clean energy jobs

WASHINGTON – The Energy Department is teaming with actor Robert Downey Jr. to recruit up to 1,000 new workers focused on climate change and clean energy. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm on Wednesday released a video with the “Iron Man” actor encouraging applicants from diverse backgrounds to join the department’s “clean energy corps” and take on … Read more

LIVE: Law enforcement to announce success of multi-agency operation to combat violent crimes in 10 cities nationwide, including Houston

A press conference will be held Wednesday morning to announce the success of Operation NorthStar, a multi-agency operation led by the US Marshal Service to combat violent crime in 10 cities nationwide. The announcement will be held at 11 a.m. at the Crime Stoppers Headquarters. Representatives from US Marshals, the Houston Police Department, the Harris … Read more

Woman sexually assaulted in Center City Philadelphia office building; suspect sought

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — Philadelphia police say a suspect remains at large after a woman was sexually assaulted in a Center City office building on Tuesday. It happened at 2:14 p.m. in the 200 block of North 13th Street. Police say the suspect went to the 8th floor of the building, entered an unlocked law firm, … Read more

Man Doesn’t Want To Be One Of Those Couples That Spends Time Together

ALBUQUERQUE, NM—Saying he would hate to see them make the same mistake so many others in romantic relationships seemed to make, area man Sam Veitch explained Wednesday to his girlfriend, Sandra Rice, that he didn’t want to become one of those couples that spent time together. “You just see it so much—two people start dating, … Read more

Boris Johnson fights for political life amid resignations from his party

Comment on this storyComment LONDON — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday was fighting for his political life as more ministers and aides continued to quit his government and people frustrated with his leadership called on him to resign. The bombshell resignations on Tuesday of two of his most senior Cabinet ministers — Chancellor … Read more

Man Accused Of Entering Center City Law Firm Office, Sexually Assaulting Victim

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police are searching for a man accused of entering a law firm office in Center City and sexually assaulting someone. It happened on the 200 block of North 13th Street, around 2:14 p.m. on Tuesday. Philadelphia police will provide additional details on this incident at noon Wednesday. You can watch the … Read more

East Passyunk Car Show returns to celebrate 15th year with live music, street vendors

After a two-year pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the East Passyunk Car Show and Street Festival is returning to South Philadelphia.  The event runs from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 31 along East Passyunk Avenue, spanning from Broad to Dickinson streets.  Nearly 200 vehicles will be on display throughout the day, including … Read more