Consumer Advocate: Comcast Faced Troublesome Disclosures If It Had Pressed Merger Deal"If the Department of Justice actually filed suit against Comcast, a lot of analysis of Comcast's business practices would become part of the public record," a public interest group's attorney says.
Report: Comcast Canceling Its Time-Warner Cable MergerBloomberg News is citing "people with knowledge of the matter" in its report that Comcast is "planning to walk away" from the deal.
Police Shoot, Wound Suspect In North Phila. As City's Top Cop Calls For Wide ReviewThe shooting comes on the heels of news that Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey has asked federal authorities to look into department's use of deadly force.
U.S. Justice Dept: Settlement Reached In Valley Swim Club Discrimination CaseThe swim club, which was formerly located in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. was accused of discriminating against a group of African-American children because of their race back in June 2009.
Philadelphia Gay Leader Praises White House About-Face On Gay MarriageGay rights activists in Philadelphia and elsewhere are praising President Obama's decision to stop supporting the "Defense of Marriage Act." That's the federal law that bans recognition of same-sex marriages.