The Kennett Square headquarters of one of the world's largest mushroom distributors was evacuated Wednesday morning because of a hazmat situation.
Sara Bloom was committed to upholding the traditions her husband, Ken, so joyfully lived out before his fatal heart attack at age 55. Playing the shofar for the High Holy Days at Old York Road Temple-Beth Am was one of them.
Delaware County authorities say if their opiod lawsuit is successful, they will use any proceeds won toward recovery programs for those battling addiction.
Then-District Attorney Seth Williams ultimately decided not to pursue criminal charges against the officers. But Brandon Tate-Brown's death - and the lawsuit that followed - ignited protests across the city and ignited calls for police reform.
For about eight years, Philadelphia's probation and parole department has used a computer algorithm to rate the riskiness of nearly every offender it oversees. But officials there won't say what factors the tool weighs, raising questions about transparency. The city plans to create a similar risk assessment...
Mr. Mann was regarded by friends as the quintessential gentlemen and a "mensch." He always appeared in a sports coat and tie, even in Florida's summer heat.
The Bucks County man convicted of sexually abusing six sisters from a formerly Amish family faces sentencing on 17 counts of child sexual assault.
The chances of such a feat are 1 in 67 million.
Across the region, people want to help those hurt by the earthquake - especially those with personal ties to Mexico.
Philadelphia City Commissioner Al Schmidt says he found a glitch in PennDOT's approach to "moter-voter" that may prompt some people, in this country legally but not eligible to vote, to register to vote anyway.
That effort to raise relief funds for Hurricane Maria victims will include a social media campaign, a website campaign, and volunteers walking around Sunday's parade on the Ben Franklin Parkway soliciting the upwards of 15,000 attendees to the festival's events for donations.
"The John Birch Society wants less government, more individual responsibility and with God's help, a better world," says Affleck, 52.
A lawsuit was filed alleging black girls at Strawberry Mansion didn't get the same opportunities in sports as white girls, or African American boys. Here's the behind-the-scenes saga.
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Question: In my childhood, criticism from my parents was the constant theme. My grades were never good enough, my room was never clean enough, whatever. As a result, I feel little to no affection for my parents now that I'm an adult, and I don't spend much time...