The Partisan Conflict Index, which analyzes news articles, has zoomed to new heights. More rancor coincides with a drop in U.S. firm investments, a former Federal Reserve economist finds.
After a six-month hiatus of not having a lobbyist representing the city in Harrisburg, Mayor Kenney selected Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney to do the job. The contract, which became effective Wednesday and goes through June 30, is worth $41,667. Buchanan and its subcontractor, Commonwealth Strategies, gets...
The image of a woman standing serenely, about to be arrested by Louisiana police, is being called iconic -- one of the images that will define this summer of protests for years to come.
The Philly Water Department is disputing a report that its water-testing methods distort the lead content of drinking water.
Mayor Don Guardian said he was caught completely by surprise by a proposal by NJ Senate President Steve Sweeney to take over Atlantic City. "This was our Pearl Harbor," he said.
WASHINGTON – Bob Brady is sticking with Chaka Fattah in next year’s Democratic primary.
Brady, chairman of the Philadelphia Democratic party...
As brief cool spell sets in, a look at historic Easter-like warmth.
High hits 70, third straight day of record temps in Philly.
An Upper Darby man brutally beat a woman, broke her jaw and then barricaded himself inside of his house on Monday all because he believed the victim stole his loose change, police said.
Now that Donald Trump has gone full fascist with his ban-all-Muslims proposal, the pressure is on the Pennsylvania Republican Party, whose using an appearance by The Donald to rake in big bucks on Friday.
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Even as terrorist attacks in Paris and elsewhere have underscored the threat posed by the so-called Islamic State, Gov. Christie says the United States’ bigger foe is Iran.
WASHINGTON – Republican Sen. Pat Toomey is wading into the Democratic primary race with both elbows out.
Toomey on Tuesday launched a web site...