The President issued the proclamation shortly after Mandela passed away on Thursday afternoon.
When an American flag is no longer fit to be used, many people struggle finding a place to help them properly retire their flag.
Police say a Seaside Heights man who was attempting to show his patriotism ended up in handcuffs on Tuesday morning.
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.
Everyday in classrooms, students stand and recite the Pledge of Allegiance. Chelsea Stanton is not one of them.
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
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.
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.
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.