Philadelphia’s top prosecutor, Democratic District Attorney Seth Williams, was charged Tuesday with taking more than $160,000 in luxury gifts, Caribbean trips, and cash, often in exchange for official favors.
Organizers of Philadelphia’s largest Cinco de Mayo celebration, El Carnaval de Puebla, have canceled the event because of fears that participants will be arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement as part of a federal crackdown on illegal immigration.
A western Pennsylvania high school has experienced an incredible turnaround in its lunch program since abandoning Michelle Obama’s National School Lunch Program.
The son of serial child molester and former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been accused of sexually assaulting two teenage girls.
Taxpayers in the Philadelphia region of Pennsylvania will have to pay $37,000 thanks to Green Party nominee Jill Stein’s failed presidential recount attempt in the state.
Former Democratic Rep. Chaka Fattah was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison on federal corruption charges, including fraud, racketeering, and money laundering.
Hillary Clinton’s lawyer Marc Elias announced over the weekend that the Clinton campaign would participate in the Wisconsin recount even as he actively fights against recount efforts in a North Carolina governor’s race where the margin of victory was less than 5,000 votes.
Philadelphia police have two teenagers in custody after a violent group of young people attacked pedestrians in Center City on Saturday night.
The nation’s most expensive Senate race ended with Republican incumbent Sen. Pat Toomey defeating Democrat Katie McGinty in Pennsylvania.