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Man arrested after punching Temple Police officer

Nineteen-year-old Rodney Ganbrell was arrested Wednesday, Jan. 25, just after 4:30 p.m. after punching a Temple Police officer, Ray Betzner, assistant vice president of university communications, said in an email. The altercation occurred on the 1800 block of North 16th Street after two Temple Police officers on bike patrol came across a group of juveniles and teens.…

Three arrested in killing of alumnus

Police arrested three for the beating that left Kevin Kless, a recent alumnus, dead. Nearly a week after 2010 alumnus Kevin Kless was beaten to death on the steps of the Second Bank of the United States, his three accused killers have been apprehended.…

Pittsburgh medical school plans postponed

BRIAN DZENIS TTN Pittsburgh’s West Penn Allegheny Health System is slated to house a Temple medical school. Temple’s planned Pittsburgh medical school is on hold due to a financial loss. After a $51.8 million loss during the last fiscal year, West Penn Allegheny Health System’s proposed medical school in Pittsburgh, a partnership with Temple University School of Medicine, is on hold.…