A Philadelphia judge Tuesday agreed to hear a resentencing motion in the case of Kathryn Knott, the Bucks County woman jailed for her participation in an attack on a gay couple in Center City in 2014.
Backlash over Gov. Christie's endorsement of Donald Trump continued to roll in Tuesday, with two newspapers that had backed the New Jersey governor's presidential bid expressing regret in editorials.
A Pennsylvania appellate court on Tuesday temporarily halted criminal proceedings against Bill Cosby, including a key hearing scheduled for next week, saying it wanted to first decide if it would hear his arguments to dismiss the charges.
Authorities seized 36 birds from a suspected cockfighting operation Tuesday in the city's Kensington section, officials said.
Officers from the Pennsylvania SPCA executed a search warrant at a residence in the 2800 block of North Lee Street and confiscated the birds along with fighting paraphernalia...
A 24-year-old woman was arrested Tuesday and charged with killing Maya Young, a 25-year-old transgender woman who was stabbed to death in Frankford last month.
30 restaurants and eateries were closed temporarily by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health for "unacceptable" conditions or "imminent health hazards."
The two-acre lake at the center of Yardley Borough is the source of Nick Primola’s favorite childhood memories. That’s where he and his friends...
Gov. Chris Christie vetoed a bill Thursday that would have made New Jersey the first state to outlaw marriage for anyone under 18.
The U.S. has the worst rate of maternal deaths in the developed world, and 60 percent are preventable. The death of Lauren Bloomstein, a neonatal nurse, in the New Jersey hospital where she worked illustrates a profound disparity: the health care system focuses on babies but often ignores their mothers...
In Philadelphia last year, illegal fentanyl — a synthetic opioid once known mostly for its medicinal uses — was implicated in as many fatal...
The Inquirer and Daily News obtained the report of anonymously-submitted faculty comments. It is reproduced below.
Secession efforts have ranged from large, ongoing campaigns in Texas and California to smaller pushes in Oklahoma, Maine, Utah, West Virginia and New York’s Long Island, among others.
The suburban counties have moved faster than the rest of Pennsylvania and New Jersey -- and indeed the nation -- in growing the roster of female school chiefs.
These well-documented inconveniences are symptoms of a larger issue: transferring public space to private control.