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A garden at 22nd Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue.

There's a push to make urban farming in Philadelphia more sustainable, and the city is asking residents to help them map out a plan.Read more

New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal.

The rules under which law enforcement in New Jersey operate are going to go through some serious change thanks to a series of directives from the state attorney general. Read more

Philadelphia police

Police are investigating a shooting in Southwest Philadelphia that left an 11-year-old girl with a graze wound. Read more here. Read more

Kim Phúc at the National Constitution Center.

It's a photograph many say lead to the end of the Vietnam war: The Pulitzer Prize-winning picture shows a naked girl running towards the camera after a napalm bomb is dropped or her village in 1972. That girl is now a 56-year-old woman who tours the world, speaking about the impact of war. Read...Read more

Barbed wire fence

A man whose life sentence in prison was just commuted by Gov. Tom Wolf may be facing arrest. Read more here.Read more

Philly student climate strike

Hundreds of students in the Philadelphia area walked out of their classrooms and homes Friday morning to attend another protest against climate change. Read more here.Read more

Mark D'Amico

Mark D’Amico has pleaded guilty to his "limited role" in the viral GoFundMe scam, which ripped off $400,000 from thousands of generous people who thought he and his then-girlfriend were helping a homeless veteran. Read more here.Read more

Philadelphia City Hall.

Philadelphia's Department of Human Services has issued its third annual "report card" on the community agencies that handle its case management, and it found steady progress in almost every area. Read more here.Read more

Bear trap

The elusive, well-traveled black bear that made its way from Delaware County, Pennsylvania down to the state of Delaware is still on the loose Friday morning. It was last seen at Alapocas Run State Park in Wilmington on Thursday. Read more here.Read more

People watching a movie.

The first Jewish New Media Festival opens at the National Museum of American Jewish History Saturday and Sunday. Read more here. Read more