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Pres. Obama Orders All Flags To Half-Staff Following Mandela’s Death

The President issued the proclamation shortly after Mandela passed away on Thursday afternoon.

12/05/2013

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Funeral Home Honors Veterans While Retiring American Flags

When an American flag is no longer fit to be used, many people struggle finding a place to help them properly retire their flag.

06/14/2013

Seaside Heights Roller Coaster (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Seaside Heights Man In Police Custody After Allegedly Planting Flag Atop Submerged Coaster

Police say a Seaside Heights man who was attempting to show his patriotism ended up in handcuffs on Tuesday morning.

01/08/2013

Independence Hall File Photo (Credit: John McDevitt)

Top Historical Spots In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is more than just the City of Brotherly Love, it’s the birthplace of our nation. If you only have a day or two to take in the city’s sites, these five stops need to be on your itinerary.

06/18/2012

Chelsea Stanton

Collingswood Student Fights For Her Right To Stay Seated During Pledge Of Allegiance

Everyday in classrooms, students stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Chelsea Stanton is not one of them.

06/06/2012

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Guide To The Betsy Ross House

History is everywhere in the nation’s first capital, from the cobblestone streets of Old City to the grassy quads of Penn. So it’s no surprise that the creator of our nation’s flag and one of the most important women in American history, Betsy Ross, lived and worked right here in Philadelphia

05/22/2012

Stigall Show Log 4.6.12

Chris reviews his adventures on the Phillies Rally Trolley, talks to Steve Cordasco about the Buffett Rule and to Beasley Reece to review the Phillies opening day win and to preview the Flyers playoff series against the Penguins.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–04/06/2012

Peter Nero and the Philly POPS (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Hundreds Gather For Annual Pops Concert In Front Of Independence Hall

Some sat in lawn chairs, others on blankets and many just stood waving the American flag while they listened to the patriotic sounds of Peter Nero and the Philly Pops.

07/04/2011

Firefighters, veterans and civilians line up to add a stitch to the 9/11 flag at the Hines VA Hospital. (Credit: CBSChicago.com)

9/11 Flag Repaired Across All 50 States

A flag that was all but destroyed at Ground Zero during the 9/11 attack was on display at the Illinois veteran’s hospital shorten after news of the terror leader’s death was announced.

05/03/2011

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