VisionQuest sues City of Philadelphia seeking to open center for migrant children

A suit says the city prevented the children from moving into “a safe, habitable and professionally staffed facility” because “most of these child refugees are from Central America and are Hispanic.”

The story behind those Kate Smith songs with racist lyrics
New attention is being paid to songs with offensive language that Smith sang in the 1930s.

Bryce Harper becomes first Phillies player to be ejected from game since 2015
Harper objected to home plate umpire Mark Carlson's strike zone in the fourth inning. Fireworks followed a few at-bats later.

A Trump Fed choice steps aside, and another faces new doubts

Biden campaign launch back in flux
A source close to Biden said Monday that the idea of a launch in Charlottesville is not happening.

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Temple University holding first ‘open negotiations’ with faculty: ‘This was us watching the sausage being made'

Faculty contract negotiations at Temple University have gone on largely behind closed doors, with teams for both sides exchanging proposals over many sessions. All that changed Thursday when the union decided to open up the room to any member that wanted to come.Twenty-one did.

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How Pa. and N.J. taxpayers are on the hook for last year’s pension losses for public employees

When the stock market headed south at the end of last year, it took taxpayer-backed investments down with it.Of 10 large investment plans that cover teachers, police, college savers, city and county employees in the Philadelphia area, none reached their long-term investment targets.

With Joel Embiid listed as probable, Sixers expecting ‘desperate’ Nets’ best in Game 5

“They are going to play desperate,” JJ Redick says. “We expect them to be at their best."

Opinion

A call to judicial candidates: Help prevent the next Glen Mills crisis

We all have a role to play in this reform. As Philadelphians go to the polls to once again cast their votes for candidates for Common Pleas Court Judges, we should ask ourselves if we know enough to vote for any of the candidates.

Brent Staples talks about his path from Chester to a Pulitzer Prize

"One has to be coolly factual -- no matter how bloody the topic -- to be persuasive."

A.C. cop cleared in fatal shooting of armed man

Body-cam video showed Timothy Deal, 32, holding what appeared to be a knife and lunging at the officer.

Nick Dawkins, son of Sixers great Darryl, commits to Penn State

Nick Dawkins, a 6-foot-4, 300-pound offensive lineman from Parkland High School in Allentown, is the ninth player to commit to Penn State's Class of 2020
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Death toll rises in Philippines earthquake

Wisconsin woman pleads guilty to terrorism charges
Wisconsin woman pleads guilty to terrorism charges
Philadelphia weddings: Kelly Gerson and Jeffrey Royal

Philadelphia weddings: Kelly Gerson and Jeffrey Royal

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Philadelphia weddings: Melody Dougherty and Kevin Connell
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Tesla CEO plans to hand the car keys to robots next year

Motormouth: Remember, the squeaky wheel gets the grease
Motormouth: Remember, the squeaky wheel gets the grease
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