Controversies

Controversies

Attorney: Man who claims he was racially profiled at local Whole Foods intends to file lawsuit

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Racism

Trick-or-treaters in blackface with Confederate flags confronted on video in Lehigh County

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Controversies

Philly police investigate photo that allegedly shows officer wearing blackface

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Controversies

Citing 'undue stress' and health concerns, Bridgeport's council president resigns

Bridgeport

Controversies

Temple coffee shop to change neon Adderall sign to something about coffee

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Controversies

The former Philly cop with the 'Nazi tattoo' is a police captain down at the Navy Yard now

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Controversies

Bridgeport mayor at wits end as death threats continue ahead of meeting tonight

Carroll - Bridgeport borough Montgomery County

Controversies

Could Philly be home to a dirt-bike park anytime soon?

ATV

Controversies

After backlash, Bridgeport Council won't pursue police merger with Upper Merion

Carroll - Bridgeport borough Montgomery County

Controversies

Citing fears of 'inappropriate touching,' Archdiocese of Philadelphia bars girl, 12, from CYO football

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Petitions

There's a petition to replace the Frank Rizzo mural in South Philly with Gritty

Carroll - Frank Rizzo Mural in South Philly's Italian Market

Universities

Petition targets Penn Law professor for YouTube remarks on Kavanaugh hearing

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Feuds

Philly judge: 'I will deal with' attorneys criticizing and protesting controversial decision in probation case

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Feuds

10 Montgomery County mayors weigh in on ugliness in Bridgeport

Carroll - Bridgeport borough Montgomery County

Courts

Screaming match ensues as Philly judge appoints defense attorney as 'special prosecutor'

Carroll - Philadelphia Municipal Courthouse

TV

Stormy Daniels to release memoir, 'Full Disclosure,' in October

Stormy Daniels to release new memoir, 'Full Disclosure'

Courts

Couple who raised $400,000 for homeless vet tries to plead Fifth Amendment

Kate McClure Johnny

Entertainment

Louis C.K. performs for the first time since admitting to sexual misconduct

Louis C.K. preforms for the first time since admitting to sexual misconduct and people have mixed emotions

Miss America

Three weeks before competition, Miss America hit with more scandal

Miss America Cara Mund

Controversies

Rizzo foe: Let's gather next month with 'ropes and chains to tear the statue down'

Frank Rizzo statue cleaned

Controversies

Developer destroys South Philly mural dedicated to 'children lost to violence'

Destroyed mural

Opinion

Rock bottom: Mayonnaise ice cream is a thing that now exists

Mayo Ice Cream

Courts

Controversial judge transferred from Family Court after numerous parents claim due-process violations

Lyris Younge

Opinion

Here's one call for civility that we should all try to honor

Kirstjen Nielsen

Beer

As Philly Beer Week hangover recedes, what does future hold for the event?

Philly Beer Week

Zoning

Philly suburb issues cease-and-desist orders to residents running Airbnbs

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Universities

New Jersey sociology professor under review after recorded making controversial comments in class

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Controversies

Owner of pro-America Kensington bar to Eagles: Grow up, millionaires

Old Philadelphia Bar

Opinion

This veteran supports those who kneel

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Eagles

Support for Eagles in Trump controversy found in unlikely corner

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Politics

White House hosts national anthem ceremony in place of Eagles visit

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Opinion

Don't worry about the Kensington bar with a pro-America sign on the front door

Old Philadelphia Bar

NBA

Bryan Colangelo investigation could wind up costing Sixers draft picks

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Controversies

Black men arrested in Starbucks reach $200,000 settlement with city for youth program

Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson

Opinion

Why nearly everybody involved in the Starbucks controversy is in the wrong

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Racism

Starbucks controversy at full brew on Twitter

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Schools

Amid backlash, Abington decides not to rename school for Stephen Schwarzman

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Higher Education

Penn Law professor Amy Wax: higher education aggressively quashes truth

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Murals

Mural Arts taking recommendations on what to do with Frank Rizzo mural

Carroll - Frank Rizzo Mural in South Philly's Italian Market

Race

'It's ok to be white' stickers plastered over stop signs in Pennsylvania borough

Stop Sign

Art Exhibits

Close encounters of the Chuck kind

Claudia Bach Pregnant

Television

A look at 'Rise,' the new TV show based on a Bucks County theater program

Rise

Controversies

Was Philly drag queen's outfit really too 'ethnic' for South Jersey salon?

Vincent Leggett Drag Queen

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift’s new app is being taken over by political debates among fans

City Council

Philadelphia City Council approves controversial 'stop and go' store measure

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Opinion

Despite Trump bump, Toomey still thinks Roy Moore should 'step aside' from Senate race

Pat Toomey