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Joe Sestak Becomes Latest Democrat To Announce 2020 Presidential Run
The former Pennsylvania congressman and U.S. Navy veteran joins the crowded Democratic race.
72 Philadelphia Officers On Desk Duty As Racist Facebook Posts Probed
The officers were identified in a nationwide investigation into disturbing social media misconduct.
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Syrian Refugee Arrested On Allegations Of Planning Attack On Pittsburgh Church
Mustafa Mousab Alowemer was arrested on terrorism charges in relation to a plan to attack a church in Pittsburgh, according to the Justice Department.
33,000 Pounds Of Cocaine Seized In One Of Biggest U.S. Drug Busts
U.S. officials said the haul could have been worth more than $1 billion on the street.
Philadelphia Graduation Party Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, 5 Injured
A 24-year-old man died after being shot in the back during the celebration in a park.
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Ariana Grande Breaks Down In Tears Multiple Times At Concert In Mac Miller's Hometown
The singer couldn't say the late rapper's name while performing her hit "thank u, next" in Pittsburgh.
Philadelphia Sheriff's Office
Philadelphia's First Openly Gay Deputy Sheriff Found Dead Ahead Of Pride Parade
Dante Austin, 27, was an Army veteran and the Philadelphia sheriff's first LGBTQ community liaison.
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Catholic Church Spent Millions Fighting Laws That Help Sexual Abuse Victims: Report
A new study says that the church poured at least $10.6 million into lobbying efforts in eight Northeastern states.
5 Injured In Stampede During False Gun Scare At Roots Picnic In Philadelphia
“People were kicking down the fences. It was intense," said one witness.
Video Shows Cop Shooting Unarmed Man Through Police Car Window
The victim's family said that he has special needs and often panhandles for change.
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President Trump Slams Biden In His Native State Of Pennsylvania
At a rally in Pennsylvania, President Donald Trump took several swipes at former Vice President Joe Biden, a native of the state who could threaten his prospects there.
Trump Goes After Biden In His Native State Of Pennsylvania: He 'Deserted' You
The president said former Vice President Joe Biden, who is running in 2020, is “not from Pennsylvania,” before correcting himself.
Joe Biden Slams 'Divider-In-Chief' Trump In Philadelphia Campaign Kickoff
The former vice president touted a message of unity, pointing to Trump's defeat as “the single most important thing we have to accomplish."
Penn-Trafford School District
School District Dismisses Concerns Shooter Drill Perpetuated Muslim Stereotypes
A Penn-Trafford School District teacher wore a checkered scarf around his head during an active shooter drill earlier this year — and some say it looks like a kaffiyeh.
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Bruce Willis Gets Booed After Horrible First Pitch At Phillies Game
Fan love doesn't die hard in Philadelphia.
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5-Year-Old Brings Crack Cocaine To Preschool: Police
Police say the boy told a teacher's aide that the person who handed him the bag told him to hide it.
Kawhi Leonard's Bouncing Buzzer-Beater Is More Epic With 'Avengers' Music
The Toronto Raptor hit a wild clutch shot to decide Game 7 against the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA Eastern Conference semifinal.
Measles Outbreak Continues To Spread Across U.S. With 764 Cases Reported
Pennsylvania is the latest state to report a case to the CDC, bringing the number of states to 23.
Bucks County DA's office
Toll Evader Named Stiff Ordered To Pay $128K In Tolls, Fines
Authorities said Jarrett Stiff didn't pay for trips on the Pennsylvania Turnpike 2,264 times from 2012 to 2017 and racked up nearly $128,000 in unpaid tolls and subsequent fines.
Smash Mouth Slams MLB All-Star Bryce Harper And Twitter Users Dunk Hard
Many fans were confused that the band famous for get-paid hit "All-Star" is picking on the Philadelphia Phillies superstar for his paycheck.
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The Parallel Campaigns Of Joe Biden And Bernie Sanders
The two Democratic front-runners have starkly different pitches, but they’re focusing on the same voters – and trying to skip ahead to the general election.
As Passover Ends, People Mourn The Deadly Poway Synagogue Shooting
The nation grieves the congregant killed in the name of white nationalism.
Pennsylvania Woman Killed After Falling Into Meat Grinder
Investigators don't know if 35-year-old Jill Greninger fell in or was pulled into the machine.
Yankees, Flyers Drop Kate Smith’s ‘God Bless America’ After Hearing Singer's Racist Lyrics
Kate Smith, who shot to fame during World War II, had a repertoire that included songs containing harmful caricatures of African Americans.
Eastern Hellbender Voted Pennsylvania's Official Amphibian
The Eastern hellbender is also called a snot otter, lasagna lizard and Allegheny alligator.
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Grieving Pittsburgh Synagogue Calls On Young Artists To Help Beautify Building
The Tree of Life synagogue, the site of last fall's mass shooting, seeks art that conveys peace, hope and healing.
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