Just days after closing arguments in a federal gerrymandering trial, a separate, state trial began in Harrisburg.
Pennsylvania's congressional map is a partisan gerrymander that divides an unprecedented number of "communities of interest," a West Chester University political science professor said.
A Philadelphia school police officer "threw my son on the floor and against the wall," Isaac Gardner Sr. said. Gardner said his son, who refused to sit down in art class, was targeted in part because of Gardner's activity in the Black Lives Matter movement.
Sara Goldrick-Rab wants to help homeless, hungry and other low-income college students stay in school and afford their education.
Jeanette Wakefield, 37, was held for trial on charges of murder and possession of an instrument of crime in the September shooting death of her boyfriend, Terry Corrigan IV, 33.
TA Williams was shot twice Dec. 10 at Rorer and Westmoreland Streets in Kensington, and later pronounced dead at Temple University Hospital. He was 22 years old.
"It's the best public school in Philadelphia!" Paul Robeson High School student Marquan Thomas called out to Mayor Kenney. The principal smiled. "Not bad for a school that wasn't supposed to be here."
Students chanting and wielding signs reading "#FightForFifteen" interrupted the school's Board of Trustees meeting in New Brunswick Tuesday afternoon asking for a $15 minimum wage.
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Millions of comments emailed to the Federal Communications Commission may be bogus this year in the net neutrality debate. The New York attorney general says the FCC is obstructing his investigation.
Charles Barkley, an Alabama native, implored voters to reject Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore in Tuesday's special election.
IMAGES: Photographs from around the world as witnessed by photographers on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Pictures sourced from the Associated Press wire.
The shooting, which appeared to have stemmed from an argument, happened about 9:55 p.m. Monday at a Sunoco gas station.