Claire Sasko

Staff Writer


No, Philly Will Not Buy An Armored Vehicle For the DNC

“We like bicycles. Police on bikes are very effective.”

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Pa. House Votes for Abortion Ban After 20 Weeks

The bill passed after two hours of “strange” floor debate.

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Confirmed Zika Case in Chester County

The woman had traveled to an affected area.

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Poll: Clinton and Trump Neck and Neck in Pa.

But more would rather invite Trump to their barbecue.

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Why Pennsylvania’s Hate Crime Laws Still Lack LGBT Protections

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Why Pa. Hate Crime Laws Still Don’t Cover LGBT People

How crucial LGBTQ bills are being stalled.

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Jon Stewart’s Horse Found Covered in Paint Died

That poor, poor horse.

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Pa Supreme Court Nixes NRA-backed Law

The act allowed the NRA to sue Philadelphia in 2015.

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World’s Largest Fart-in Planned for DNC

Expect the air to be rife with flatulence during Hillary Clinton’s acceptance speech.

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Dark Money Group Eyes Lancaster’s Amish Voters

Will the country’s largest Amish community swing Pennsylvania for Trump?

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Pipe Bomb Found in Police Building

The 35th District evacuated Saturday night.

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Police: Bucks County Man Held A Dozen Girls in his Home

Police say the parents “gifted” him their daughters.

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Pa. Senators Join Filibuster Seeking Better Gun Control

Both joined a 15-hour marathon calling for stricter gun laws.

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Philly Rep. Removed Confederate Flag From Harrisburg Display

It was like a game of hot potato, but with the Confederate flag.

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Old Power Plant Recommended for Historic Register

The massive structure looms over Penn Treaty Park.