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Philadelphia

01/26/16 11:49pm
Despite the wintry conditions, the city of Philadelphia is not forcing the mentally-competent homeless off of the streets due to constitutional rights concerns.
01/25/16 11:47pm
SEPTA police officers are now equipped with body cameras that will be turned on while responding to radio calls and during any interaction with people on patrol.
01/24/16 2:26am
As of Saturday, Penn's campus is covered with 12 to 16 inches of snow, with more predicted to fall.
01/23/16 2:17pm
As of Saturday afternoon, Penn's campus is covered with 14-16 inches of snow, with 5-10 inches still on the way. 
01/23/16 6:00am
Other sanctuary cities in the United States include New York City, Baltimore and Washington D.C.
01/23/16 6:00am
The Board of Managers of the Institute includes Dean Michael X. Delli Carpini of the Annenberg School of Communications.
01/20/16 11:52pm
The debate over what counts as terrorism comes after Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio spoke out against Mayor Kenney’s denial of terroristic action as the cause of the recent Philadelphia shooting.
01/20/16 1:41am
Unlike other cities, Philly does not make health standards clear to consumers and non-governmental reviews of the data is hardly consistent.
01/19/16 12:13am
In June of 2010, President Obama introduced his Opening Doors program, a plan meant to prevent and eventually end homelessness in the United States.
01/14/16 8:19pm
Professor Marci Hamilton thinks Cosby will likely be declared guilty of at least one count in his Montgomery County, Pa. trial. 
01/12/16 11:47pm
The SEPTA YAC filed a Change.org petition with 1,156 signers to support the program. 
01/12/16 11:46pm
In his inauguration speech, Kenney focused on the cooperation of City Hall, local businesses and average citizens.
01/12/16 2:17pm
Police tape blocks traffic on Locust between 40th and 41st.
01/08/16 6:21pm
Around 11:30 p.m., suspect Edward Archer, 30, fired a semiautomatic pistol into Officer Jesse Hartnett’s police car near 60th and Spruce streets.
12/09/15 3:20am
The secret behind Dock Street’s upcoming West Philly beer? Local yeast strains.
12/09/15 3:13am
On Nov. 30th, PennDesign concluded its first successful year of Social Impact Projects, a program organized by PennPraxis to support student proposals with grants to create a social impact in the Philadelphia community.
12/09/15 1:50am
Nutter called Trump's comments 'vile' and 'ignorant'
12/09/15 12:02am
Penn Museum educators travel in “mummy mobiles” to teach Philadelphia middle schoolers about ancient civilizations.
12/07/15 1:51am
Bianca’s Kids is a nonprofit organization dedicated to caring for children going through difficult times in their lives.
12/07/15 12:38am
About a year ago, students disrupted the annual holiday study break at Penn President Amy Gutmann's house with a protest.