On a sidewalk at 10th and Market Streets, a PETA spokeswoman said that angora rabbits endure horrifying pain as factory workers mistreat them to produce fabric for the fashion industry.
Israel’s minister of foreign affairs broke the news by writing Mayor Nutter a letter from Jerusalem.
“We think that there’s going to be a positive outcome, but I cannot officially comment on that right now,” he said. “I hope to, soon.”
When the feud between rival ownership factions surfaced, the primary combatants — co-owners George Norcross and Lewis Katz — each owned equal shares, about 26 percent of the company.
The parent company of the newly merged American Airlines and US Airways says that as it continues the process of forming the world’s largest airline, consumers will see only gradual changes.
Aboard the Battleship New Jersey on the Camden waterfront, a ceremony was held that included one of the dwindling number of remaining Pearl Harbor survivors.
This national day of giving back during the holiday season is gaining traction.
“During the last two years, we’ve encountered the normal things you find underground in a very old city,” notes Center City District president Paul Levy.
There will be changes at the top at Comcast-Spectacor, as president Peter Luukko suddenly leaves the arm of the company that manages sports stadiums.
Much of the world views dogs as trusted companions, but in some parts of Asia they are on the menu and considered a common dish or even a delicacy.
A hardcore sporting event called the Tough Mudder near Allentown earlier this year spawned an alarming collection of serious injuries, according to emergency room doctors who responded.
On this day before Thanksgiving, a local chef has some tips that you may want to consider before you lumber over to the oven and shove the bird in whole.
Light heavyweight champion boxer Bernard Hopkins and undefeated junior welterweight champ Danny Garcia assisted with the proceedings.
The highlights include not one but two fireworks displays. KYW Newsradio anchorman Steve Nikazy will voice the shows.
There was yet another surprise in the lawsuit between the warring owners of the Philadelphia Inquirer.