There must be a broad and sustained effort to address the city's daily shootings. Everyone is impacted when lives are lost, expensive medical care provided, and tax dollars spent on policing.
Where is the courage in the legislature to do the right thing, and find recurring sources of revenue to pay the state's bills?
Even if Christie was not aware of the scheme, the fact that Wildstein felt emboldened to orchestrate such an abuse of power illustrates the culture emanating from the governor's office.
If hair were the issue, even a middle aged black man like myself would be eligible for millions in NFL money, since I shaved myself bald 20 years ago.
It's only a five-month appointment, but Philadelphia voters should pay close attention to this week's selection of a temporary replacement for former District Attorney Seth Williams, who resigned in June after pleading guilty to corruption charges.
Lynne Abraham's application has raised objections by the NAACP, which hasn't forgotten her successful objection to the 1997 nomination of Frederica Massiah-Jackson to become the city's first black female federal judge.
Reddit, the popular digital chat forum, has become a hot spot for people looking for advice on how to access Dark Net drug markets.
At the very least, the president should admit that his son showed poor judgment. He wouldn't be less of a father for doing that. He would be acting like a president, putting the well-being of his country before family.
With cameras just about everywhere today, acting as if we are always under scrutiny may improve our behavior and keep us out of trouble.
The lost opportunity of a charter school to help increase union diversity is a disappointment. but more troubling is the lack of oversight into the performance of charter schools
I am amazed that the compensation of WHYY radio's president and chief executive, William J. Marrazzo, is still an issue for your publication.
State law says the majority owner of one casino can't own more than one-third of a second casino. But State Rep. Scott Petri has introduced a bill that would remove the ownership restriction.
Ethics aren't supposed to be partisan; either you have them or you don't. But with the resignation of Walter M. Shaub Jr. as director of the Office of Government Ethics, there is reason to fear politics may color how that agency does its work.
With both houses of Congress controlled by fellow Republicans and a Supreme Court that has tilted further to the right, Americans have to be concerned about the remaining bulwarks needed to restrain President Trump's tendency to act like a boss who accustomed to getting his way.
The state Senate should give final passage to a bill that would give the Liquor Control Board authority to designate nuisance market areas where stiffer penalties can be imposed for violations.