Recognizing "the significant positive contributions of immigrants" to Philadelphia's economy, City Council affirmed the right of everyone, regardless of immigration status, to earn a living.
The teen who organized a group bicycle ride of at least 100 people on the Vine Street Expressway on Sunday was arrested Thursday morning and charged...
The seven Democrats seeking to become Philadelphia’s next district attorney spent Thursday evening talking about regulating and prosecuting the city’s police officers.
Officials called the situation "highly unusual" because so many escaped within days of each other - and because all remain unaccounted for more than a week later.
Students, parents and teachers from a Port Richmond charter school the Philadelphia School District has recommended for non-renewal turned out in force Thursday to ask for a second chance.
Michelle Kolk, of Northeast Philadelphia, was a mother of two daughters.
Lawmakers want to examine a trail of injuries to children and hold accountable those who failed to keep them safe
The Philadelphia School District should permanently prohibit out-of-school suspensions of children through fifth grade, a group of child advocates says...
A judge formally imposed the death penalty recommended by a jury for the convicted killer of a Pa. state trooper.
Prosecutors had requested the visit to show that Brendan could not have walked there on his own, and that his father must have placed him there.
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About 6:15 p.m. in the 1300 block of West Seltzer Street, the victim was shot on the highway in the head, chest and twice in the neck.
Even as ESPN's NFL Draft coverage gets underway, more personalities, like reporter Britt McHenry, are announcing they've been let go.
The suspect allegedly took the bag from under the woman's seat at the popular tourist draw.
At Abington's McKinley Elementary, students pitched in to help a watershed advocacy group save the stream. They planted 240 trees and shrubs, stabilized the eroded banks -- and found a vernal pool.