Mayor of Allentown, Pa. expected to face federal charges

Mayor of Allentown, Pa. expected to face federal charges

Federal prosecutors are expected to unseal a federal corruption indictment against Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski on Wednesday, capping a probe that has resulted in nine guilty pleas since FBI agents raided Allentown City Hall in

Missing Saint Pantaleon statue found in South Philly [photos]

Missing Saint Pantaleon statue found in South Philly [photos]

This Thursday is the feast day of Saint Pantaleon, a third-century physician from the region that is now Turkey, who is known as the patron saint of doctors and winning lottery numbers. While fairly obscure in America,

President Trump's Boy Scouts speech irks some local scouts

President Trump's Boy Scouts speech irks some local scouts

Thomas Gajewski Jr. spent 16 years in the Boy Scouts, starting as a Tiger Scout before eventually becoming an assistant scout master at age 18. He credits the organization with giving him the leadership skills,

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Op-ed: Can Republicans give Americans with disabilities the health insurance reform they need?
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Op-ed: Can Republicans give Americans with disabilities the health insurance reform they need?

Insurance coverage for health care in America needs reform, especially for those on Medicaid. With the American Health Care Act (AHCA) dead in its tracks and the threat of all out repeal without a viable replacement, advocates

National Interest | Dick Polman

Democrats finally say they stand for stuff

Democrats say they've finally found a compass that will lead them out of the wilderness — and that the journey starts with a new slogan, "A Better Deal."

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Florida teens filmed a man's drowning death. Compassion died that day, too

The two-minute video is chilling. Not just because it features five teens standing along the banks of a pond in Cocoa, Florida, laughing as they watch a man drown. It is also chilling because it reveals something about our

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Feds: Brady paid K in campaign funds to get rival out of race

Feds: Brady paid $90K in campaign funds to get rival out of race

Federal authorities say Philadelphia Congressman Bob Brady agreed to pay $90,000 from his campaign fund to get a rival out of the 2012 Democratic primary. Brady hasn't been charged, but prosecutors say in a court filing that

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