Delaware solidarity rally shows support for Muslim community [video]

Delaware solidarity rally shows support for Muslim community [video]

Community members, legislators and religious leaders of all backgrounds joined outside Legislative Hall in Dover to support Muslim-Americans.

Director of 'Philadelphia' Jonathan Demme dies at age 73

Director of 'Philadelphia' Jonathan Demme dies at age 73

Jonathan Demme, who died Wednesday morning, had a special relationship with Philadelphia. After his Oscar-winning sweep with the crime thriller "Silence of the Lambs " (1991) Demme's next project was much more personal. He

Two Philly cops arrested in separate murder and child porn cases

Two Philly cops arrested in separate murder and child porn cases

A Philadelphia police officer has been arrested on murder charges for allegedly hitting a pedestrian during a possible drag race with another officer in January in Northeast Philadelphia. 

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NFL Draft turns Parkway into privatized 'brandscape' and backdrop
PlanPhilly: Eyes on the Street

NFL Draft turns Parkway into privatized 'brandscape' and backdrop

By now you've heard about or experienced the inconvenient road closures around the Parkway thanks to the NFL Draft. It's a hassle. But that's not what Community Contributor Kevin Rossi is most concerned about. He's frustrated

Speak Easy | Will Gonzalez

Op-ed: Soda tax benefits all, even its biggest critic

The Philadelphia Beverage Tax benefits Philadelphians. To say otherwise ignores the big picture. Criticism of the tax merely focuses on its short-term effects on the soda industry, at the expense of understanding the long-term

National Interest | Dick Polman

Meet the Trump adviser who has sworn allegiance to an anti-Semitic group

During his visit to the Holocaust Museum, Donald Trump declared, "This is my pledge to you: We will confront anti-Semitism." As if.

Speak Easy | Courtenay Harris Bond

Essay: Under the bridge, a world of pain not so far from any of us

The suffering I witnessed in the course of some recent reporting I did on the opioid epidemic weighed more heavily on me than any previous work ever had.

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N.J. advocacy wants spectrum sale money for local news fund

N.J. advocacy wants spectrum sale money for local news fund

Free Press Action Fund is calling on the New Jersey legislature and governor to invest a portion of the state's FCC-auction windfall to create a fund to bolster local news.

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Saying farewell to the last remaining grove of English Elms in the country

Saying farewell to the last remaining grove of English Elms in the country

About 60 neighbors and tree lovers were sitting next to graves, mourning an historic group of trees. 

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