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Nutter Signs Order Limiting ICE Detentions

Nutter Signs Order Limiting ICE Detentions

The mayor of Philadelphia has signed an executive order limiting the police department's cooperation with... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Spoofing the Mayor's Pope Trip

Spoofing the Mayor's Pope Trip

Philly councilman mocks the mayor's trip to Rome with a little South Philly flair. Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Washington Monument Gets May Reopening Date

Washington Monument Gets May Reopening Date

The Washington Monument is finally set to reopen following extensive repairs, nearly three years after an earthquake... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Paying for the Pope's Visit to Philly

Paying for the Pope's Visit to Philly

As organizers make their first big pitch for funds, one small business leader considers the benefit, and the cost. Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Drive Like Biden? Guy Says He's Selling VP's Caddy

Drive Like Biden? Guy Says He's Selling VP's Caddy

If you want to ride like a Vice President, a Delaware man says he’s got just the car for you. Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Bloomberg to Spend $50M to Fight Gun Violence

Bloomberg to Spend $50M to Fight Gun Violence

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced plans to build a nationwide network aimed at curbing... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Corbett Signs 4 More Child-Abuse Prevention Bills

Corbett Signs 4 More Child-Abuse Prevention Bills

Four more bills spurred by the Jerry Sandusky and Roman Catholic clergy child sexual abuse scandals are now law... Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Milton Street for Mayor Again -- Seriously?

Milton Street for Mayor Again -- Seriously?

Commentary from our partners at NewsWorks.org, in this blog by Dave Davies. Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Christie Hits Road for Another Town Hall

Christie Hits Road for Another Town Hall

The Republican governor is likely to return to a familiar theme of stabilizing property taxes as he talks up... Read »

Apr 15, 2014
Painting Over a 30-Year-Old Legacy

Painting Over a 30-Year-Old Legacy

The Lansdale Mural Arts Program has its sights set on beautifying another part of the city. Read »

Apr 14, 2014
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