On the eve of a hearing that will determine whether Kempis "Ghani" Songster will be freed after serving nearly 30 years for murder, supporters gathered to consider an alternate view of justice and accountability.
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The former acting executive director and longtime volunteer coordinator of the nonprofit group UC Green was found shot to death in her Powelton home Feb. 3.
Police said the daughter gave conflicting accounts of what happened, had bloody clothing, and said she and her mother had fought earlier about the daughter's treatment for bipolar disorder.
In a bid to end a class-action lawsuit, Philadelphia officials are seeking a federal judge's approval of a voluntary permanent ban.
For the last six weeks, the young African business and nonprofit leaders have been immersed in Philadelphia's culture while being trained on leadership best practices.
Interim District Attorney Kelley Hodge is the anti-Seth Williams, colleagues say. Humble and honest, Hodge appears to be the ideal choice to hold down the fort until January.
The Algerian-born terror suspect made his initial appearance in federal court in Philadelphia.
Mayor Kenney announced Friday that after a five-month-long national search, David T. Jones will be the department's new leader.
The office said it was never consulted in a formal way on whether to file charges in a fight that resulted in serious brain injury to a Drexel student.
The assailants got into a struggle with the victim when they tried to force their way into the home.
Artist Mohamed Bourouissa moved from Paris to spend time with Strawberry Mansion's African American equestrians. An exhibition at the Barnes Foundation shows the results.
Welcome to the We Can Never Retire Either club, Seth.
He engaged in a lewd act with an underage girl in Atlantic City in 2013.
The Amur tiger cub born this month at the Zoo was sent to join a tiger cub litter there.