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Philadelphia City Hall.

With the general election out of the way, Philadelphia City Councilmembers are turning their attention to the next race — the one for council leadership positions. Read more here. Read more

Temple Owls running back Jager Gardner (21) runs with the ball against the South Florida Bulls during the second quarter at Raymond James Stadium.

The Temple Owls will be back home on Saturday for an American Athletic Conference game against Tulane. Read more here. Read more

Nyshay Hanton and Ellijah Simmons

The case against one of the teens accused of attacking a woman in the King of Prussia Mall parking lot and stealing her car is being moved to juvenile court.Read more

Photo of the  'Forbidden Art' exhibit that is now on display at the National Liberty Museum.

Philadelphia is playing host to a unique exhibit that takes a special look at the Holocaust that's made up of art that was once banned. Read more here. Read more

An 11-year-old boy was shot and killed on the 5700 block of Haddington Lane in Overbrook.

Another child has been shot and killed in Philadelphia, this time an 11-year-old boy. Police say just before noon on Monday on the 5700 block of Haddington Lane in Overbrook, the boy was in a house with his 19-year-old brother, and acting Police Commissioner Christine Coulter said there was...Read more

Delaware County Emergency Services

A mysterious gasoline-like odor was detected in parts of Delaware County on Monday morning. Tim Boyce, director of Delaware County Emergency Services, says the county is working with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and other partners to confirm its source.Read more

Reading Terminal Market

"OK Boomer," a phrase popularized by Internet memes and explained in a recent New York Times article, highlights the generational divide between Baby Boomers and Millennials. But the young people who use it say it's not necessarily directed to all members of the Boomer generation.Read more

A PennDOT salt storage area on January 13, 2019.

PennDOT's winter storm plan includes a full complement of salt trucks equipped with plows, but the agency is anticipating the need for more help in the driver's seat this year. Diesel mechanics, too, are in demand to keep the trucks on the road.Read more

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Community Learning Center, a Philadelphia nonprofit that, among other things, teaches adults to read and write for free, hopes to raise money to boost adult literacy with an annual spelling bee. Read more

In June of 2018, John E. James Jr. got his officers commission at the Museum of the American Revolution, 75 years after his graduation.

A Southwest Philadelphia man who got his officers commission from the U.S. Army — 75 years after the fact — is now seeking compensation. He says the commission had been held up because of discrimination.Read more

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