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  • Rep. Bob Brady
  • There were no new talks between SEPTA and Transit Workers Union on Tuesday as trains and buses continue to run.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, labor unions, local/state
  • Contract talks continue between SEPTA, unions
  • The contract between SEPTA and its workers officially expired at midnight last Sunday, threatening to derail the commute for thousands. Fortunately, as the negotiations rolled on throughout the week, so did the buses, subways, and trolleys.
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SEPTA, philadelphia news, labor unions, local/state
  • SEPTA said that, so far, no new talks have been scheduled with TWU Local 234 after both sides failed to reach a deal.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, labor unions, local/state
  • SEPTA bus crash in Center City
  • Two people were injured in a crash involving a SEPTA bus in Center City on Monday morning.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Annie McCormick
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  • Commuters make plans in case of SEPTA strike
  • Commuters are already thinking about backup plans for next week with the possibility of a SEPTA strike.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' John Rawlins
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  • Wires fall on SEPTA train; service suspended
  • Service has resumed on SEPTA's Chestnut Hill East regional rail line after an earlier mishap involving power lines.
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  • Wires fall on SEPTA train; service suspended
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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  • SEPTA
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  • Union officials are planning an emergency strike meeting for Thursday and say the odds of avoiding a SEPTA strike do not look good.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, labor unions, local/state
  • The 'Find my iPhone' app helped police nab two boys, ages 10 and 13, caught stealing a teacher's cellphone on the Broad Street line.
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philadelphia news, north philadelphia news, SEPTA, theft, children, local/state
  • steve mason
  • Philadelphia police have identified the man who allegedly attacked a SEPTA police officer on Monday.
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philadelphia news, north philadelphia news, SEPTA, local/state
  • Action News spoke with the Good Samaritan who helped a SEPTA officer who was violently attacked on the Broad Street line platform.
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philadelphia news, north philadelphia news, SEPTA, local/state
  • SEPTA
  • Authorities say a woman was struck and killed by a SEPTA train in Wynnewood, Montgomery County.
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pennsylvania news, montgomery county news, SEPTA, accident, train accident, local/state
  • A violent struggle between a SEPTA police officer and a suspect on a subway platform was caught on video.
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philadelphia news, north philadelphia news, SEPTA, local/state
  • A group of break dancers has caused a number of complaints and is sparking controversy on SEPTA trains throughout Philadelphia.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, local/state, annie mccormick
  • SEPTA trolley collides with taxi in West Philadelphia
  • A man is hospitalized after a SEPTA trolley collided with a taxi Sunday morning in West Philadelphia.
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SEPTA, west philadelphia news, accident, local/state
  • 3 injured in Center City SEPTA bus crash
  • Three people were injured when a SEPTA bus collided with another vehicle in Center City Wednesday afternoon.
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center city news, philadelphia news, accident, SEPTA, local/state
  • Officials from SEPTA say they are considering extending subway service past midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, local/state
  • 6 injured in North Philadelphia SEPTA bus crash
  • Several people were injured when a SEPTA bus collided with a van in North Philadelphia Friday morning.
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  • SEPTA
  • SEPTA says many bus routes and all trolley and regional rail lines are operating Friday morning.
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philadelphia news, pennsylvania news, SEPTA, snow, severe weather, local/state
  • SEPTA police are asking for the public's help in trying to find a man who assaulted and robbed a woman at the Girard Station on the Broad Street subway.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, assault, robbery, local/state
  • Amtrak
  • Amtrak has suspended service between Philadelphia and Harrisburg for the remainder of the day due to Wednesday morning's ice storm.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, local/state
  • SEPTA
  • SEPTA said ice was causing problems on suburban lines Wednesday morning.
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  • Sinkhole traps SEPTA bus in West Philadelphia
  • A SEPTA bus was stopped in its tracks after getting caught in a sinkhole on a West Philadelphia street.
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SEPTA, west philadelphia news, sinkhole, local/state
  • Philadelphia residents in deep freeze
  • The below-freezing temperatures are taking a toll on pretty much all of the Philadelphia area as residents go about their days. Plenty of people are adding extra layers and doing whatever they can to stay warm.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, severe weather, local/state
  • septa train
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Katherine Scott
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, severe weather, local/state
  • SEPTA operations are trying to keep equipment moving in the bitter cold.
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SEPTA, severe weather, philadelphia news, local/state, sarah bloomquist
  • Officials say a vehicle was struck by a train on SEPTA's Warminster line in Upper Moreland, Montgomery County.
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pennsylvania news, montgomery county news, SEPTA, accident, train accident, local/state
  • SEPTA provides toys for kids in need
  • Employees with SEPTA were in the driver's seat Friday in what's become an annual tradition of helping make the season bright for some local children.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, charity, local/state, matt o'donnell
  • Person possibly struck by train in Center City
  • Police are investigating an incident where a person may have been struck by a train in Center City.
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  • Person possibly struck by train in Center City
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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  • Philadelphia police are looking for a man who reportedly shot himself by accident aboard a SEPTA bus in Manayunk.
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philadelphia news, germantown news, shooting, SEPTA, local/state
  • A transformer fire affected service on a SEPTA regional rail line Monday morning.
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  • Watch the report from Action News
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  • SEPTA bus strikes and kills man in West Oak Lane
  • A SEPTA bus struck and killed a man in Philadelphia's West Oak Lane section Friday night.
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west oak lane news, philadelphia news, pedestrian struck, SEPTA, local/state
  • SEPTA
  • SEPTA's Express service along the Broad Street Line was suspended briefly when a person became stuck beneath a train.
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philadelphia news, tioga news, nicetown news, SEPTA, local/state
  • Man struck by SEPTA bus in Wynnefield Heights
  • A man is hospitalized after being struck by a SEPTA bus in Philadelphia's Wynnefield Heights section.
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wynnefield heights news, philadelphia news, SEPTA, accident, pedestrian struck, local/state
  • The man whose gun accidental discharged on a SEPTA platform turned himself in while the woman injured by shrapnel spoke out.
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  • Brutal beating on SEPTA train caught on tape
  • Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in identifying the man who attacked a rider on SEPTA's Frankford El Line.
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  • Brutal beating on SEPTA train caught on tape
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News
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  • Preparations for the 20th annual running of the GORE-TEX Philadelphia Marathon have begun.
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, philadelphia eagles, philadelphia marathon, local/state
  • Runners make their way down Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia during the Philadelphia Marathon, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012.
  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Katherine Scott
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philadelphia news, SEPTA, philadelphia eagles, philadelphia marathon, local/state
  • Police in Feasterville, Bucks County are investigating an accident involving a SEPTA bus and a motorcycle.
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pennsylvania news, accident, bucks county news, motorcycles, SEPTA, local/state
  • SEPTA worker shocked in Frankford
  • A SEPTA worker was electrically shocked while making repairs early Thursday morning.
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philadelphia news, frankford news, industrial accident, SEPTA, local/state
  • Several people were injured when a car and a SEPTA bus collided in West Philadelphia.
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philadelphia news, west philadelphia news, accident, SEPTA, local/state
  • Philadelphia are investigating three accidents involving SEPTA buses in Philadelphia.
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accident, SEPTA, center city news, local/state
  • A 59-year-old man pinned underneath a SEPTA bus in Philadelphia on Friday morning has died.
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  • Fire
  • Philadelphia firefighters responded to a fire inside Suburban Station Monday morning.
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philadelphia news, center city news, fire, SEPTA, local/state