Controversy

Technology

Amid backlash, Google Maps nixes short-lived calories-and-cupcakes counter

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Controversy

Journal pulls controversial pro-Colonialism essay on eve of Columbus Day

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Courts

He once ran for mayor, now he has a trial date for allegedly vandalizing Rizzo statue

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Movies

Did hot lesbian scenes chill the box office for 'Atomic Blonde?'

Atomic Blonde

Controversy

Run the Jewels calls Philly police union boss a 'punk-a**' at Made in America

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Universities

Bryn Mawr College lifts founder's name over racist, anti-Semitic past

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Controversy

Transgender employee’s firing from Philly coffee shop results in controversy

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US News

New York City subway tiles with Confederate flag look to be altered

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Politics

Report: Long before Wharton fell silent on Trump, the school touted its famous alum

Rallies

Hundreds face off ahead of white nationalist rally

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Technology

FaceApp pulls new ‘ethnicity filters’ amid backlash

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Technology

Photo-editing app introduces controversial new ‘Asian, Black, Caucasian and Indian’ filters

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Musicians

Roger Waters creates an 'Us + Them' scenario with current tour

Roger Waters

Television

#NoConfederate campaign against HBO slave drama takes off

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Social Media

University of Delaware professor: Otto Warmbier 'got exactly what he deserved'

Controversy

Why did potential congressional candidate from Philly like Alexandria shooter's Facebook photo?

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Politics

Chris Christie: 'Disgusting' Kathy Griffin should be blackballed for photo with severed Trump head

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Celebrities

Photo of Kathy Griffin holding bloodied Donald Trump mask causes social media firestorm

Kathy Griffin

Controversy

Restaurant apologizes for 'Pill Cosby' cocktail, pulls drink from menu

Controversy

Trump lawyer’s daughter to 'perverted' haters: ‘Stop sexualizing women for no reason’

Samantha Cohen

Television

WATCH: Jon Stewart defends Colbert for rant on 'Daily Show' reunion

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Courts

Judge: Pennsylvania man should be fined $1 per groping incident

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Controversy

Property owner: L&I 'overreacted' in shutting down building after weed raid

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Politics

Curt Schilling defends Yiannopoulos then backtracks after learning of pedophilia controversy

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Social Media

Amid backlash, ad agency removes North Philly-inspired font

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Ballet

Fans rally for Philly ballet dancer who says height cost her a job

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Petitions

There's a petition circulating that asks to 'bring the Mummers Parade back to South Philly'

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Universities

Some Yale students not cool with Ben Franklin's name on residential college

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Development

Developer behind controversial Jewelers Row project seeks bigger tower

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Higher Education

New Jersey college students demand new name for 'Loser Hall'

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Schools

Upper Darby school district apologizes for KKK costumes

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Controversy

Delaware elementary school accidentally emails fake 'hurt feelings' form

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Politicians

Ten N.J. legislators scrutinized for unsanctioned Cuba trip

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Mummers Parade

Mummers announce steps to address 'hate,' promote inclusion

Mummers Parade

Lifestyle

'Ban Trump From Philly' T-shirt debuts in support of Mayor Nutter

Ban Trump

Television

WATCH: FOX 29's morning show does Cam Newton's 'dab' dance

Dabbing

Controversy

Damon Wayans calls Cosby sexual assault allegations a 'money hustle'

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Breastfeeding

Bala Cynwyd woman's breastfeeding photo sparks criticism, support

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ESPYs

Howard Eskin apologizes for calling Caitlyn Jenner a 'freak show'

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Museums

National Civil War Museum under fire after accusations against ex-Harrisburg mayor

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Redskins

Judge invokes Iverson rant in trademark ruling against Redskins

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Celebrities

Paula Deen tweets photo of son in brownface, fires social media manager

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Guns

Ocean County Prosecutor warns of cell phone cases that look like guns

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Education

N.J. teacher fired for Mumia 'get well' letter assignment

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Education

'Get well' letters to Mumia get N.J. teacher suspended

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