Cat found skinned and mutilated in North Philadelphia, PSPCA says
On a cold winter's day, historian Bill Watson found himself standing in the snow, picking through the roots of an upturned stump near railroad tracks…
Two struggling Philadelphia schools have been targeted for a large grant and will be part of a planned reorganization, according to School Reform Commission chair Bill Green.
By Lawrence HurleyWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a school district's appeal over an attempt by officials to ban…
Jim Kenney proposes a $200 fine and a mandatory three-hour seminar on drug abuse rather than an arrest for anyone caught possessing an ounce or less of pot.
“I think we were both happily surprised [by the attention],” Lipinski told us on Friday.
In director Jen McCowan's "Kelly & Cal," Juliette Lewis and Jonny Weston star as two distinct flavors of outsider — a former punk rocker turned…
After "Community" creator Dan Harmon was forced off his sitcom, he hit the road, taking his podcast on a 20-city tour with documentary filmmaker Neil…
When Curt Columbus was a teenager, he rebelled against his Ronald Reagan adoring father by deciding to study Reagan’s Cold War nemesis, the Soviet Union.…
The Phillies will not win the World Series in 2014. They will not make the playoffs, they will not win the division and they will…
Sixers center Nerlens Noel tweeted “4-4-14” Sunday, referencing the Sixers’ date with the Boston Celtics on April 4. That's when he plans his 76ers debut.
Of the six city basketball programs, just two appear headed to the NCAA tournament next week.
Phillies prospects Jesse Biddle, Maikel Franco and Kelly Dugan will not start the season playing in Citizens Bank Park. But the odds are that each could be part of the…
The lot at the corner of 17th and South streets has long been empty. If you've been in the area in the last few months,…
Plus, a study found that children born to older fathers were significantly more likely to experience mental health problems and academic issues.
Wastson, the super-computer designed by IBM that battled on "Jeopardy!" in 2011, is now able to come up with culinary recipes.
What's the hottest trend in celebrity eyewear? Sunglasses called "Anorexxxy" - a moniker that presumably means anorexic and sexy.
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The disappearance of a Malaysian airliner is being called an "unprecedented mystery" as a massive air and sea search now in its…
Forget the Bible. Tennessee is all about "I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell."
When regular season champions from Villanova head to the Big Apple for the Big East Tournament, no one will enjoy the trip…
If you want to work remotely, it's a good idea to keep some rules in mind to remind your boss that you're…
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