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Is This The End of Porngate?

So this is it, then? After all of the name-calling, the ruined careers, the lawsuits, and the investigations of previous investigations, Porngate ended on something […]

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This All Seems Very Familiar, Say Philly Holocaust Survivors

He is 93 now, old enough to remember gleefully casting a vote for Franklin Roosevelt in the fall of 1944. But George Sakheim has no […]

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ThinkFest Recap: 3 Takeaways From Otis Bullock Jr. on Generational Poverty

Otis Bullock Jr. still remembers the first time he understood the depths of the poverty that he was born into in North Philadelphia. It was 1996, […]

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Is Malcolm Jenkins a Model for Protesting in the Age of Trump?

Malcolm Jenkins looks tired. The Eagles have just wrapped up a practice on the Thursday after Election Day at the NovaCare complex in South Philly, and Jenkins […]

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Is Malcolm Jenkins a Model for Protesting in the Age of Trump?

Malcolm Jenkins looks tired. The Eagles have just wrapped up a practice on the Thursday after Election Day at the NovaCare complex in South Philly, and Jenkins […]

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D.A.’s Office to Release Files on Police Shootings

District Attorney Seth Williams on Thursday morning outlined a handful of new steps his office is taking to assure the public that investigations into police […]

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What President Trump Means for Philly

We’re deep into the post-Election Day hangover, and the sky, which hung over the city like a sunless gray blanket all day, has finally gone dark. Might […]

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Trump Wins the Presidency

Donald Trump has been elected the next president of the United States of America. No, this isn’t a prank, or the beginning of an Onion article […]

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Josh Shapiro Is Pennsylvania’s New Attorney General

The race for Pennsylvania attorney general was relatively quiet, as these things go. The chief task for both candidates — Democrat Josh Shapiro and Republican state Sen. John […]

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Relish Trounces Famous in Election Day Power Food Matchup

Look, I know we’re all dying to see how that awful reality TV show — Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump: Election 2016 — will end tonight. History will be […]

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Ben Simmons: ‘I’m Not Friends With Anybody’

From the outside, the life of Ben Simmons looks utterly charmed. The Sixers’ No. 1 draft pick has fame, adoring fans, millions in his bank account, and he’s […]

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Ryan Howard Is Officially an Ex-Phillie

You’ve probably heard that history was made in Cleveland last night, where the Chicago Cubs topped the Indians in a thrill-a-minute Game 7 to win […]

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Why Is This Man Dead?

A phone call from Philadelphia woke Mary Lou Ferretti from her dreams. There was a brief conversation that was both incomprehensible and chillingly clear, and […]

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DRPA: Eagles’ Josh Huff Had 9mm Handgun, Hollow-Point Ammo, and Marijuana in His Car

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Josh Huff had a 9mm Smith & Wesson handgun, six hollow-point bullets and a container that held what appeared to be marijuana […]

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People Say This Scranton Hotel Is Haunted

I’m heading to Scranton to talk to a dead man. A couple of them, maybe, depending on how things go. The two-hour ride up the […]