Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Tuesday's DN: Look who's talking [Rendell] again

We expect Former Governor Ed Rendell, who again violated his own vow of silence Monday by speaking about his plans for an investor group to buy the Daily News, Inquirer and Philly.com, will today declare that he is speaking no more on the matter. We also expect to hear from him again later this week, since this pattern is well established.

Tuesday's DN: Look who's talking [Rendell] again

We expect Former Governor Ed Rendell, who again violated his own vow of silence Monday by speaking about his plans for an investor group to buy the Daily News, Inquirer and Philly.com, will today declare that he is speaking no more on the matter.  We also expect to hear from him again later this week, since this pattern is well established.

New City Council President Darrell Clarke is interested in cutting down on the number of weeks when council doesn't meet.  We learn this during a week when council won't meet on Thursday because Monday was Presidents Day.

A mother waits for justice for a son slain by an off-duty cop in a dispute over a slice of pizza.

And Valerie Russ takes a look at a visit to Philadelphia by Malcolm X just before he was assassinated.

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William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to benderw@phillynews.com
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David Gambacorta, has been a reporter with the Daily News since 2005, covering crime, police corruption and all of the other bizarre things that happen in Philadelphia. Now he’s covering the 2015 mayor’s race, because he enjoys a good circus just as much as the next guy. He’s always looking to get a cup of coffee. Send news tips and other musings on life to gambacd@phillynews.com
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