Teacher, ball player, civil rights activist, Catto was assassinated for his efforts in 1871. His statue is the first on Philadelphia public property to recognize a specific African American.
The Delaware County District Attorney's Office announced Friday that Ahr was under investigation for undisclosed reasons.
Amazon described public transportation and highway access as a priority in its request for proposal, and the city believes Philadelphia can meet the demand.
The Board of Revision of Taxes is back from vacation and busier than usual.
The board, which has been criticized in the past for only holding hearings twice a week, is meeting four times week through at least the end of the year to clear a backlog of appeals and get ready for an expected flood of new...
Mr. Sherman never complained about his lot in life. He was the center of the family, lived in the moment, and never felt sorry for himself, said his father.
A three-star Marine Corps general visited a Phoenixville nursing home to pay tribute to Lou Rittelmann, 93, a World War II Marine private who fought in the Battle of Iwo Jima and saw the raising of the American flag on Mount Suribachi.
After decades, Pennsylvania finally has a formula for distributing money to its schools. But the state's neediest districts, such as Reading's, might take years to catch up.
Despite having no formal office, the polarizing former Sen. Rick Santorum is in the middle of the latest GOP push to roll back the Affordable Care Act. With a critical deadline looming, he'll be back on Capitol Hill Monday to testify about the plan, continuing to play a role in the national debate more...
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - When a wealthy donor to Sen. Bob Menendez asked government officials for help in a contract dispute and was rebuffed, the donor's representative responded with bluster and threats, claiming he had political connections that could "cause a lot of problems," a U.S. Commerce Department...
Ken Camp's formula for his 20,000-circulation South Jersey DEVILer: "Light comedy in the front, centerfolds and more risque stuff in the middle, and the dirty stuff goes in the back."
No one on the school bus was hurt.
Dozens were rescued from the water over the weekend.
Big workers' compensation law firm Pond Lehocky and Philadelphia-area pain doctors make money by steering injured workers to mail-order pharmacies that they own.
The landmark pizzeria opened at a third location on the Ocean City boardwalk in the summer - inside a former movie palace.