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  • September 2, 2015

    Legal battle is joined over African sculpture of welded weapons

    A piece of art shipped to Philadelphia from Africa is stuck in customs because of its unusual material. The sculpture is made entirely from guns.
  • September 2, 2015

    Kerry: Iran deal is the only way forward

    Secretary of State John Kerry spoke for nearly an hour Wednesday morning on the merits of an multinational nuclear deal with Iran at the National Cons...
  • September 2, 2015

    Philly papal events now will be ticketed

    To get a prime seat at the Mass to be celebrated by Pope Francis Sept. 27 on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, you're going to need a ticket.
  • September 2, 2015

    Weekly Entertainment Guide - Fringe Sampler & Labor Day Weekend

    The Fringe Festival meets Labor Day Weekend. Robin Bloom shares her picks.
  • September 2, 2015

    Rendell to Kane: Put someone else in charge

    Former Gov. Ed Rendell has a little advice for embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane: Take a leave of absence.
  • September 2, 2015

    A guide to Fringe in NW Philly: Poe, 'colored girls,' Pandora’s Box

    For the second year in a row, Northwest Philly gets its own pages in the 2015 Fringe Festival catalog. From juggling to Edgar Allan Poe to a Steampunk...
  • September 2, 2015 |  Feeding Francis

    Marcie Turney of Little Nonna's would prepare a South Philly Sunday favorite for Pope Francis [video]

    What would you cook up if you had the chance to serve dinner to Pope Francis? We asked some of the city's top chefs to weigh in. Here's what...
  • September 2, 2015 |  Dave Davies Off Mic

    Kerry in Philly: Advocates of Iran deal outgunned by opponents

    Secretary of State John Kerry makes a pretty persuasive case for proposed nuclear deal for Iran, but check out the national Quinnipiac poll released M...
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