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Norman A. Carter Jr. says he was the type of cop who spoke up over the deafening blue silence during 25 years as a Philadelphia police officer.
Speaker after speaker at a city forum Tuesday night spoke of racial discrimination they had encountered when patronizing bars and clubs in Philadelphia's Gayborhood.
Police have identified 17-year-old Mehdi Fraiji as the gunman who allegedly shot a Good Samaritan last week in Rittenhouse Square.
HARRISBURG - With only one voting day left before it breaks for the election, the Republican-controlled legislature worked late into the night Tuesday to position a bill that attempts to deal with the rapidly rising cost of public employee pensions.
HARRISBURG - The Pennsylvania Senate has approved legislation that would allow beer distributors to sell beer for off-site consumption in any amount - including six-packs and growlers.
The Salvation Army contributed to the casualties in the deadly 2013 collapse that crushed its Center City thrift store by failing to consider its customers' safety, an expert in retail store management testified Tuesday.
HARRISBURG - With two weeks to the election, it appears voters will get to decide a ballot question on when judges should retire that two former top jurists and a prominent lawyer had sued to block, calling it "misleading" and deceitful.