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  1. Aaron Nola likely to make one more rehab startRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 |

    Matt Gelb is the Phillies beat writer for the Inquirer, the Daily News, and A graduate of Central Bucks High School West and Syracuse University, he covered the Phillies from 2010 to 2014 with a one-year tour on the Metro desk between baseball assignments.


  2. Ex-Philly homicide detective pleads guilty to helping girlfriend flee murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 |

    Joseph A. Slobodzian has been a reporter for the Inquirer since 1982 and has covered a variety of beats, including the New Jersey Statehouse and state government, federal courts and agencies, and, since 2008, Philadelphia's criminal justice system. Former Philadelphia Police Homicide Det.


  3. Commentary: Philly united in denouncing hateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2017 |

    Amid the political upheaval of recent months, a troubling trend of threatening calls to Jewish community centers and other religious institutions across the country has flown somewhat under the radar. But when headstones at a St. Louis cemetery were toppled several weeks ago - and especially when the same vile act was perpetrated in Philadelphia more recently - the growth and expressions of anti-Semitism finally began to garner significant attention.


  4. Headstones toppled in NYC Jewish cemetery; Cuomo decries attacks29 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 |

    Visiting New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday that a recent rash of anti-Semitic acts in the United States was "reprehensible" and his state would have no tolerance for them. In a visit to Israel, Cuomo made his first comments following the toppling of headstones at a Jewish cemetery this weekend in Brooklyn.


  5. Thousands attend rally to Stand Against Hate 8 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 |

    About a thousand people attend a Jewish Federation 'Stand Against Hate' rally at Independence Hall to protest vandalism of Jewish cemeteries and hate crimes, Thursday March 2, 2017. Thousands of people of all faiths and backgrounds filled the expanse of Independence Mall Thursday in a "Stand Against Hate," to protest the recent desecrations of Jewish cemeteries in Philadelphia and St. Louis and a spate of bomb threats called into Jewish community centers and day schools.


  6. Once upon a time, there was a thing called "compassionate conservativism"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 |

    Will Bunch has worked at the Daily News for 20-plus years and is now senior writer. Since 2005, he's written the uber-opinionated, fair-but-dangerously unbalanced opinion blog "Attytood," covering a range of topics ; it's been named best blog in the state by the Associated Press Managing Editors and best blog in the city by Philadelphia Magazine.


  7. Philly native Bria Young has 'game' as Harlem GlobetrotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 |

    Philadelphia native Bria Young was named to the Harlem Globetrotters in December 2016. She is a graduate of Philadelphia University.


  8. Death sentence for Schuylkill double murder3 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 |

    A jury Friday sentenced a Southwest Philadelphia man to death in the 2014 horrific double slayings of two brothers who were beaten, stabbed, then dumped into the Schuylkill. The Common Pleas Court panel of seven women and five men had last week convicted Le, 44 of two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Vu "Kevin" Huynh, 31, and his brother Viet Huynh, 28, both of Paoli, and of related offenses.


  9. House concert: South Jersey couple makes musicians and audiences feel at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 |

    An audience awaits singer/songwriters Jess Klein and Mike June's performance during a recent house concert in Audubon, N.J. "Thank you for coming," the 55-year-old court reporter beams, as the conversations among 50 people sitting on sofas and in rows of chairs subside into an expectant hush. Saturday's upbeat, up-close-and-personal concert by the recently married singer-songwriters Jess Klein and Mike June was the latest musical evening McHugh and her husband Steve have hosted at their comfortable home in Audubon.


  10. Jury convicts on all counts in murders of brothers dumped in Schuylkill26 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 |

    A jury on Thursday convicted a Southwest Philadelphia man of all counts in the 2014 gruesome beatings and stabbings of three men, who were then dumped into the Schuylkill and left to die. When the foreman read the all-guilty verdicts in the case of Tam Minh Le, 44, the defendant looked down and bowed his head.


  11. Prosecutor: I tried to imagine terror of homicide victims dumped in SchuylkillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 |

    A prosecutor went to a parking lot on Kelly Drive, just north of the Schuylkill River rowing grandstands, to imagine what it was like for three men to be repeatedly stabbed there and dumped into the water two years ago, he said Wednesday. "What must it have felt like to be on your knees?" Assistant District Attorney Ed Cameron asked a Common Pleas Court jury in his closing argument.


  12. Alice Paul's burial site now has women's rights advocates 'traipsing around'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 |

    When suffragist Alice Paul was buried in 1977 in a Quaker graveyard tucked away in Cinnaminson, there was no marker to show where she was laid to rest. Her only survivor was her nephew, who said he didn't want any "crazy, women's-rights women traipsing around the family plot," said Barbara Irvine, a founder of the Alice Paul Centennial Foundation, created to honor Paul's role in history.


  13. Officers shot in West Philly rampage honored at hoops tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 |

    Four weeks after they were shot in the line of duty during a terrifying rampage in West Philadelphia, Philadelphia Police Sgt. Sylvia Young and University of Pennsylvania Police Officer Ed Miller were honored for their bravery at a charity basketball event Saturday.


  14. John N. Fuyuume, 91, shipping executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 |

    John N. Fuyuume, 91, of Audubon, Montgomery County, a former shipping executive in Bermuda and a former trustee of the Bay Atlantic Symphony in Bridgeton, N.J., died Friday, Sept. 30, at Einstein Medical Center Montgomery.


  15. Bubble wrap is a finalist for Toy Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 |

    Sealed Air employee Eddie Ruiz moves giant rolls of Bubble Wrap at the company's plant in Saddle Brook, N.J. The ever versatile bubble wrap, which can be used for packing and stress relief - not to say spark false alarms - is now a finalist for the National Toy Hall of Fame. The organization has launched one of those once-a-day voting polls to see which toy should be honored, according to


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