10 hrs ago
Adrian Peterson Case Brings Corporal Punishment of Kids Front and Center
Many child advocates say physical discipline is wrong, while some parents defend their actions, saying spankings can be appropriate under certain circumstances. "We ask what was the pain that was inflicted, was there an injury, and what was the parent trying to do here," says Frank Cervone, executive director of the Support Center for Child Advocates , based in Philadelphia.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Philadelphia's Best Burgers
Philly's Top Hamburger Joints! By Stu Leventhal Oven baked, grilled, barbequeda Philadelphians love hamburgers! Teens, adults, children, seniorsa I never met a Philadelphian who didn't have an opinion on who makes the, tastiest, juiciest hamburger in the City Of Brotherly Love. I will assume you are all burger connoisseurs and thus already know about all the popular, national, fast food chains in Philly so I will leave them off our list today.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Screenshot of the McCoy 20-cent tip receipt being offered on eBay.
I am infuriated that PYT owner Tommy Up is supporting the posting of LeSean McCoy's now infamous 20 cent credit card receipt for sale on eBay. Up, whom I've known since his club promotion days in the 1990s, is one of the hardest working Philadelphians I know.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Video Allegedly Shows Philadelphia Park Ranger Erron Williams Fighting Skateboarder
Newly unearthed video apparently contradicts a Philadelphia park ranger who said he didn't fight back against a skateboarding teen who allegedly beat him. Erron Williams, a ranger at Philly's Love Park, testified last week that he only tried to protect himself against Curtis Tanner punching and kicking him.
Royal Theater was once the heart of South Street.
THE COLORFUL images of Fats Waller and Bessie Smith painted on the facade of the Royal Theater reflect a past as a film and musical venue designed especially for Philadelphia's African-American community. But the building has been vacant for more than 40 years, and nearby residents and business owners have become frustrated as it deteriorated into blight.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Knoxville News Sentinel
Six charged in Fountain City Park drug bust Six people face felony...
Knoxville Police Department officers conducted the stings between Aug. 26 and Aug. 28 in and around the park, according to KPD spokesman Darrell DeBusk.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Daily Plan-It: Labor Day Edition Good morning! Wea ve got a...
Good morning! We've got a three-day weekend coming up, so we've got four days' worth of stuff going on.
Cursing macaw among clues in case
A squawking, swearing macaw, an anonymous tip based on an overheard conversation, flashes of memory from a traumatized 5-year-old girl.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Turkish party to confirm Erdogan's successor
It was supposed to be a pleasant lakeside picnic for a 42-year-old mother, her 25-year-old daughter, teenage son and 3-year-old grandson.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The ghosts of '64: Could it happen again?
Workmen pick a cash register off the sidewalk in front of smashed store, wrecked during a wild night of looting and rioting in North Philadelphia .
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Loudon County deputy injured in pursuit, suspect in custody
LOUDON - Dispatchers say a Loudon County trooper was injured in a pursuit with a suspect Friday afternoon who was later captured.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Volunteers Pitch In To Spruce Up a North Philadelphia Elementary School
This is the third year that " People Helping People " has helped the staff of Dunbar Elementary get ready to open, and the volunteer force has grown to about 200 people.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Straight-line winds, not tornado, caused dama... PHILADELPHIA, Tenn....
Roots are exposed from a tree what was blown by the storm in Philadelphia, TN on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Severe Weather Strikes McMinn County
Severe weather strikes and wreaks havoc in and around the NewsChannel9 viewing area Wednesday.
Developing: Storm damage in Loudon & Monroe Counties
A line of severe weather moving across lower East Tennessee has made an impact. Loudon County dispatchers reported there are several trees and power Developing: Storm damage in Loudon & Monroe Counties A line of severe weather moving across lower East Tennessee has made an impact.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Clocked In: A conversation about the difficulties of working and...
I called Michelle Zauner on the phone a couple weeks ago and this is what she said to me: "I forgot this was happening."
Mon Aug 18, 2014
2 Arrested in Taped Beating at Philadelphia Park
Philadelphia police have arrested two suspects and are searching for a third in the videotaped beating of a city park ranger trying to enforce a no-skateboarding rule.