Mount Carmel Cemetery

Local Religious Leaders Condemn Jewish Cemetery Vandalism

Almost 200 local religious leaders gathered this afternoon for an interfaith press conference denouncing the vandalism of the Mount Carmel Cemetery in Northeast Philadelphia. The […]


Bad News for Sixers on Injury Front

Star Sixers center Joel Embiid is out indefinitely, the team announced today. Embiid, who suffered a knee injury in January and has a torn meniscus […]

Katz Jewish Community Center - Cherry Hill

Bomb Threats Called in to Philly-Area Jewish Community Centers

This is a developing story. Another wave of bomb threats called in to Jewish Community Centers took place this morning across the country, with several […]

Bill Cosby - Norristown

Judge: Cosby Jury Won’t Come From Montco

Update, 11:45 a.m.: Judge Steven O’Neill ruled today that the jury for Bill Cosby’s aggravated indecent assault will not come from Montgomery County — but […]

YouTube on X1

Comcast Is Bringing YouTube to X1

You’ll soon be able to view YouTube videos right from your Comcast cable box. Comcast and Google announced today that YouTube would soon be available […]

Headstones overturned at local Jewish cemetery

Hundreds of Headstones Vandalized at Northeast Philly Jewish Cemetery

Hundreds of headstones at a Northeast Philadelphia Jewish cemetery were vandalized over the weekend. Police are investigating. The vandalism was discovered on Sunday morning at […]

Ben Simmons

The Sixers’ Ben Simmons Won’t Play This Season

Another big man will miss the entire season for the Sixers. Ben Simmons, the overall number-one pick last summer who broke his foot in the […]

Talia Schlanger

Talia Schlanger Named New Host of WXPN’s “World Cafe”

Talia Schlanger will take over for David Dye as host of “World Cafe,” WXPN announced today. The news was broken this morning by the Inquirer. […]


Philly Courts to Start Having Visitors Lock Cell Phones in Bags

Visitors to the Juanita Kidd Stout Center for Criminal Justice will soon have to do more than just go through a metal detector — they’ll […]

Lego Liberty Place

This Lego Model of Liberty Place Has More Than 17,000 Bricks

Growing up outside Princeton, Mike Nieves was a Lego enthusiast by the time he was two years old. Now he’s turned that passion into a […]


Sixers Trade Nerlens Noel to Mavericks

Nerlens Noel, the first player drafted in the Sixers’ rebuild nearly four years ago, is leaving Philadelphia. According to a report from NBA trade-master Adrian […]


Chris Christie’s Next Job Could Be Sports Talk Radio Host

Chris Christie’s term as New Jersey governor ends in January. Since he’s been frozen out of the White House — despite being the first major endorser […]

MaST Charter

Philly Charter School Had 9,190 Applicants for 96 Spots

By all accounts, MaST Community Charter School is a success. The Philadelphia school opened in 1999, and eventually consolidated all its grades into an old […]

Michael Smerconish split photo with Donald Trump

The Only CNN Anchor Trump Likes Is Michael Smerconish

Donald Trump doesn’t like CNN. He frequently calls the network “fake news” and is obviously bothered by any reports the station does about the bumbling […]

Roots Picnic

Pharrell, Lil Wayne, Solange to Headline 2017 Roots Picnic

Pharrell will join The Roots on stage for the 10th-annual Roots Picnic this spring. Live Nation announced the lineup on Monday. The concert will be […]