Mariya Plekan, a Ukrainian immigrant whose legs were amputated after she was pulled from the rubble of the Salvation Army thrift store, received the largest individual award among survivors and families of those killed.
Such searches, conducted in public places, are strictly prohibited by Philadelphia Police Department policy and state law. But they happen again and again, suspects say.
The School Reform Commission budget contains some victories for classrooms -- but comes with a major red flag.
Do dispensable black boys need to die to get attention in this city?
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The iconic statue will be inaccessible for two weeks, starting May 30, so improvements can be made to the site.
The Boss was spotted in Wildwood.
The cause of the fires remained under investigation.
The Environmental Working Group offers its favorite and least favorite sunscreens for your young beach buddies. While you're slathering them up, be smart and put some on yourself.
A person was apprehended in one shooting incident, while police were still searching for a shooter in the other.
WASHINGTON — When the House passed its health care overhaul this month, most Republicans from the Philadelphia area objected to its sharp cuts...
This week in Philly, as seen through the lens of our photojournalists.
Recent PennDot data show this area has a higher than usual incidence of car crashes. A look at the neighborhood shows what the city might be able to do to follow through on its promise to make Philadelphia's streets safer.