2 hrs ago
Remembering Nelson Mandela in PhiladelphiaHis empowering 1993 Liberty Medal speech.
On Thursday, Nelson Mandela died at his home at the age of 95. The anti-apartheid leader was imprisoned for 27 years and later became South Africa's first black president.
12 hrs ago
Slow Burn, Slow Fade: Inside The Walkmen's Final Days
Somewhere along the line, something went wrong. Things fell out of place, or failed to fall into place to begin with.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Watertown Daily Times
Fort Drum man faces 10 years' probation for promoting child porn
A Fort Drum man faces 10 years' probation supervision after pleading guilty Monday in Jefferson County Court to a charge that he tried to promote child pornography.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
November's Weirdest: UFOs and Streakers
As a local news organization, Patch covers stories of all kinds, from heartbreaking tragedies to inspiring tales of community brotherhood.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Watertown Daily Times
Motorists accused of DWI, related offenses
Jonathan D. Shurtz, 21, of 32349 County Route 29, Philadelphia, was charged with aggravated DWI by Watertown city police at 2:19 a.m. Tuesday after he was found allegedly speeding on the 900 block of LeRay Street.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Albany Times Union
Congressmen seek medal for WW II-era Us spy agency
In this Jan. 3, 1950 file photo, Maj. Gen. William Donovan, center, the New York attorney who headed the U.S. Office of Strategic Service during World War II, is greeted by Maj.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Balloons, spirits soar at NYC Thanksgiving parade
The Enchanting World of Lindt Chocolate float, showcasing the mastery of premium chocolate and featuring Goo Goo Dolls, joins the exclusive lineup of floats in the 87th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on November 28, 2013 in New York City.
LAST Wednesday night my son decided to go for a run as part of his marathon race training.
Its lights were switched off and an apple was thrown from the vehicle, much to the amusement of the occupants.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Asbury Park Press
Karwan found in Cleveland
Michael Karwan, 19, the autistic man missing since last week, returned home Wednesday night.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Thanksgiving Eve nor’easter now looks certain to make holiday travel a nightmare
Quartz meteorologist Eric Holthaus answered your questions about the Thanksgiving Eve storm, how it will affect holiday travel, and more.
Philadelphia contractor who oversaw botched building demolition charged with murder, manslaughter
The contractor who oversaw a botched building demolition that killed six people in a Salvation Army thrift store in Philadelphia was charged with murder, manslaughter and reckless endangerment on Monday.
Winter Storm Could Snarl Thanksgiving Traffic
Nov. 25--One of the busiest travel days of the year -- Thanksgiving eve on Wednesday -- looks like it could also be a dicey weather day for Western New York and the Eastern Seaboard as an impending winter storm develops today over the Gulf of Mexico.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Philly Establishes City's First Spanish-Speaking HIV Clinic
On Nov. 21 in the City Hall Caucus Room, City Councilwomen Maria Quinones-Sanchez and Marian Tasco announced the establishment of Clinica Bienestar, Philadelphia's first HIV clinic specifically for the Spanish-speaking community, in partnership with Philadelphia FIGHT, Prevention Point Philadelphia, and the Norris Square Civic Association.
Bob Weir Books Ratdog Tour for Early 2014
Bob Weir will hit the road with Ratdog early next year for a month-long tour that could coincide with the release of a six-disc live recording of shows he and Rob Wasserman performed with the Jerry Garcia Band in 1989.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Remembering Staten Island artist Gabe Perillo Sr.
When Staten Island artist Gabe Perillo Sr. returned from the Pacific after World War II, he had the good fortune to study under the Norman Rockwell.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Chronicle Herald
Green concrete earns U.S. deal for CarbonCure
Halifax green tech firm CarbonCure Technologies Inc. has inked a deal with one of the biggest masonry producers in the northeastern United States.
Lady Gaga to Send Off New York's Roseland Ballroom With Four-Night Run
A venerable New York City venue will go out with a round of "Applause." Lady Gaga will host a four-night residency at Manhattan's Roseland Ballroom in spring 2014, her booking company said today.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
New York Post
Census a fakeda 2012 election jobs report
In the home stretch of the 2012 presidential campaign, from August to September, the unemployment rate fell sharply - raising eyebrows from Wall Street to Washington.
National Review Online
John Fund: The DOJ's Radical Civil Rights Division
Perez is now the secretary of the Department of Labor. When looking to replace Perez at the DOJ, President Obama could have chosen to improve the Civil Rights Division - after all, the Justice Department's own inspector general concluded in a report earlier this year that the division was guilty of "deep ideological polarization" and a ... (more)
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Flight canceled after blind man ousted, passengers revolt
The story of a blind man who was taken off a plane and the way his fellow passengers reacted to his treatment has made national headlines after a US Airways flight was canceled on Wednesday night.