<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/politics http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:23:01 -0500 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:23:01 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Wilmington Takes on Vulgar Radio]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:36:48 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008713256_1200x675_361617987674.jpg
The Wilmington City Council is upset that some radio stations that reach Wilmington don't meet federal regulations.]]>
<![CDATA[Mixed Local Reactions to National Immigration Changes]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:44:57 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008713224_1200x675_361616451827.jpg
President Barack Obama has announced sweeping changes to the nation's immigration policy focused on families. NBC10's George Spencer spoke with some of the families affected, and also some workers with concerns...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman With Gun Arrested Near W.H.]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:53:13 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/183*120/8_207_whitehouse.jpg
A 23-year-old woman was arrested for carrying an unregistered handgun near the White House late Thursday evening. Secret Service officials say she has not been cooperative in interviews.]]>
<![CDATA[Policy Allows Certain People to Inspect Their Own Vehicles]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:46:06 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/police-fire-lights-generic.jpg
All car owners must get their car inspected, but as NBC10 investigative reporter Harry Hairston discovered, there is a Pennsylvania state policy that allows certain people to inspect their own vehicles.

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<![CDATA[Local College Grad Says Life Could Change With Immigration Reform]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:11:08 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008710278_1200x675_361535043840.jpg
NBC10's Tim Furlong spoke to one local college graduate who's life would change under the president's expected change in immigration policy. Maria Garcia is excited to hear President Barack Obama's plan.]]>
<![CDATA[Immigration Policy Change's Impact on Local Workers]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:02:35 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008710238_1200x675_361506883829.jpg
While the nation waits for President Obama to unveil possible major changes to immigration policies, NBC10's Doug Shimell examined the impact the announcement could have on people who work in our area.]]>
<![CDATA[Kane Undecided in Porn Email Prosecution]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 20:00:18 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008710451_1200x675_361508931776.jpg
Pennsylvania's Attorney General Kathleen Kane says she has not decided whether to prosecute anyone in a state-employed porn email scandal.]]>
<![CDATA[City Council Race Ends in Tie]]> Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:25:46 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Padilla-McCann-Chula-Vista2.jpg
The razor-thin race for a Chula Vista City Council seat has ended in a tie, two weeks after Election Day, San Diego County officials say. John McCann and Steve Padilla each won 18,450 votes for the District...]]>
<![CDATA[Bridgegate: Christie Under Fire]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 12:06:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/christie+gwb+scandal+inset.jpg
NJ's boisterous governor embroiled in gridlock fiasco

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<![CDATA[Protecting the Pope on American Soil]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:35:47 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/ruggles+pope+security.jpg
NBC10's Terry Ruggles recounts some of the security efforts put into place when Pope John Paul II visited Philadelphia in 1979. Watch more from Terry: Best Memory | Humble Moment | Politics & Money...

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<![CDATA[Pope Francis Announces Philly Visit]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 06:58:52 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tlmd_pope_francis_ok.jpg
The Pope officially announced Monday he plans to attend the highly-anticipated World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next year.

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<![CDATA[It's Official: Pope Francis to Come to Philly Next Year]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 23:36:37 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/453725266.jpg
The Pope officially announced Monday he plans to attend the highly-anticipated World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next year.

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<![CDATA["Meet the Press" Host Chuck Todd Talks ACA]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 22:29:41 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008658024_1200x675_358585411972.jpg
Jacqueline London and Keith Jones interview "Meet the Press" moderator Chuck Todd about the Affordable Care Act.]]>
<![CDATA[Grant Funds More School Police]]> Fri, 14 Nov 2014 21:17:45 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008657129_1200x675_358570051739.jpg
Gov. Tom Corbett announced a $3.9 million grant for schools to have more funding for officers]]>
<![CDATA[City Council Debates PGW's Future]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 22:53:41 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia-Gas-Works.jpg
After Philadelphia City Council said no to the city's deal to sell Philadelphia Gas Works to a privately-owned company, they are now debating plans for if the Philadelphia Gas Works is to remain city-owned.

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<![CDATA[New L&I Inspectors Sworn Into Office]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 22:46:49 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/New+Licenses+and+Inspections+LI.JPG
The part of Philadelphia's Department of Licenses and Inspections that oversees a broad range of safety issues spanning the city, gained more workers as new inspectors were sworn into office by Mayor Nutter.

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<![CDATA[Veterans Day 2014 on Social Media]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:26:42 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/458798674.jpg
On this Veterans Day, people from across the country took to social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to recognize the veterans in their lives. Here are some of those inspirational posts.

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<![CDATA[Update on Players in Hazing Case]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 06:58:14 -0500 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/sayreville+football.jpg
The seven players arrested in a hazing scandal at a New Jersey high school that prompted the district to cancel its football season and suspend the team's coaching staff will be tried as juveniles in family...

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