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(A demonstration against racism at the federal building in Camden.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Philadelphia ‘Die-In’ Causes Gridlock; Camden Demonstration More Orderly

In Camden, a “die-in” was held in front of the courthouse. A Philadelphia group blocked traffic on Broad Street.

12/12/2014

(Pennsylvania attorney general Kathleen Kane, in 2013 file photo.  Credit: Bill Roswell)

Pa. Attorney General Declines to Stand Behind New Pa. Law Controlling Municipal Gun Control Laws

The cities of Philadelphia, Lancaster, and Pittsburgh, along with several state legislators have challenged in Commonwealth Court the law that allows the National Rifle Association to sue any municipality that passes gun control measures stricter than state law.

12/05/2014

(Nancy Gilboy, center, president and CEO of International Visitors Council of Philadelphia, compares Harley memorabilia with members of the Chinese group.  Photos by John Ostapkovich)

Chinese Tourists Vrooom Into Philadelphia On Harley-Davidson Motorcycle Tour

Pennsylvania and Philadelphia official are honoring a couple of dozen Chinese visitors who took part in the inaugural “Harley-Davidson Heritage Tour.”

06/29/2011

(Photo by US Army Corps of Engineers)

New Jersey Files For Federal Appeal Of Delaware River Dredging

New Jersey has taken its fight over dredging the Delaware River to a federal appeals court in Philadelphia.

05/20/2011

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Number of Medical Malpractice Cases Continue Decline in Pennsylvania

In Philadelphia, filings were down almost 70 percent from the average of the baseline years.

05/19/2011

Delco Man Gets Light Sentence In Hate Crime After 16 Years On The Lam

Patrick Groce and a codefendant were convicted in 1994 of beating, punching, and kicking a man at 13th and Lombard Street because they thought he was gay.

05/16/2011

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