Phila. DA Says One Aspect of "21st-Century Policing'' Report is All WetThe report, commissioned by Pres. Obama, calls for external, independent investigations and outside prosecutors when police use deadly force.
Mother of Murdered Gay Man Addresses Hate Crimes Conference in Philadelphia"Matt is no longer with us because two men learned -- they learned -- that it was okay to hate," Judy Shepard said.
Pro-Life, Anti-Obamacare Rally Draws Hundreds To Independence MallHundreds of protesters cheered as a number of speakers lashed out at the recent federal mandate that, in effect, forces insurance companies to pay for contraception.
Protest Against Large Banks Draws Dozens To a Philadelphia Street CornerIt was part of a "National Day of Action" against big banks, organized by the online group MoveOn.org.
Pres. Obama Raised $1.5M In Pennsylvania So Far In 2011"The president is literally in a battle for his life in the state," says Franklin and Marshall College political science professor Terry Madonna.
Poll: D.C. Debt Battle Left Pennsylvanians Widely DisaffectedA new Quinnipiac University poll shows the battle over the nation's debt in Washington has left everyone in the process on the "outs" with Pennsylvania voters.
Philadelphia Advocates Say Study Backing Medicaid Makes SenseMedicaid is a key part of President Obama's health care reform law, and a new study shows that it does help to make people's lives better.
New Poll Shows Obama Leading All GOP Candidates, And Non-CandidatesGovernor Chris Christie has steadfastly maintained that if he ran for president, he could beat Obama. But the latest Fairleigh Dickinson poll suggests otherwise.