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After three decades in the state Senate and four years in prison, Vincent J. Fumo is eyeing a political comeback.
Seven restaurants in LOVE Park? That was the vision that Philadelphia City Council President Darrell L. Clarke unfurled on Wednesday. He would pay for long-overdue upgrades to John F. Kennedy Plaza by leasing the rights to create 26,000 square feet of restaurant space in the iconic but aging park.
On the one hand, Margo Davidson is the legislator who three years ago became the first Democrat, first woman, and first African American whom her Delaware County district had ever sent to Harrisburg.
Nothing unusual about the banquet menu lined up for Saturday evening's steelworkers union awards dinner - boneless breast of chicken, linguine Alfredo for the vegetarians.
Philadelphia developer Nolen Properties has plowed millions of dollars into restoring two historic but long-neglected properties in Mount Airy.
City Council members want hearings held on people scamming immigrant communities.
11 people would lead the proposed land bank
Clarke: It wont be micromanaged.
HARRISBURG - Hackers gained access to the personal information of about 26,000 Pennsylvanians who use debit cards to receive jobless and workers' compensation benefits, the Pennsylvania Treasury Department said Thursday.
TRENTON New Jersey's insurance commissioner testified Thursday before a state Senate committee that no insurers in the state have yet opted to continue selling plans that are slated to end because they do not comply with the Affordable Care Act.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Counting himself among the millions influenced by Nelson Mandela, President Barack Obama on Thursday mourned the death of the anti-apartheid icon with whom he shares the distinction of being his nation's first black president.
One candidate is prepared for attacks on his record while teacher union chief calls funding "No. 1" issue in race.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama briefly lived with an uncle who faced deportation from the United States, correcting its previous statements that the president had never met Onyango Obama.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is launching ads backing eight-term Republican Rep. Mike Simpson, who faces a primary challenge in Idaho, and two GOP candidates in West Virginia as the business organization ramps up its political activity for next year's congressional elections.
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Needed to keep a school building running these days: Water, electricity - and broadband.
If they don't believe their parents, maybe America's teens will listen to the Pentagon's top general.
The effort to get high-speed broadband in every school is getting a boost from the philanthropy of two technology gurus - Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg and Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates.
Mayor Nutter vetoed a bill Thursday that critics said would make it harder for medical and dental practices to locate in two Northeast Philadelphia Council districts.
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