Philadelphia

Largest city in Pennsylvania, United States

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Philadelphia, known colloquially as Philly, is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2018 census-estimated population of 1,584,138. Since 1854, the city has been coterminous with Philadelphia County, the most populous county in Pennsylvania and the urban core of the eighth-largest U.S. metropolitan statistical area, with over 6 million residents as of 2017. Philadelphia is also the economic and cultural anchor of the greater Delaware Valley, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers, within the Northeast megalopolis. The Delaware Valley's population of 7.2 million ranks it as the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States.

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Bill Cosby's lawyers on Tuesday appealed his Pennsylvania conviction for drugging and sexually attacking former Temple University administrator Andrea Constand..
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Ten Philadelphia police recruits resigned after they admitted to trying to cheat on an open-book exam, according to multiple reports.
 
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Local businesses can benefit from managed IT services on many levels. Because technology is central to daily business operations, it's crucial to stay on top of..
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The alkylation unit involved in a massive fire on Friday at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's oil refinery has been completely destroyed, which will hamper the..
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There are no reports of injuries or evacuations after an early morning fire broke out at a 150-year-old refinery complex in Philadelphia. (June 21)
 
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A fire in a vat of butane at the largest oil refinery on the U.S. East Coast turned the early morning Philadelphia sky a bright orange and yellow and awakened..
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A fire at a refinery complex in Philadelphia burned for more than six hours after it began. Philadelphia Energy Solutions says it has not determined what caught..
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Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they say were seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port to more than 35,000 pounds Sunday. On Friday, they..
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A massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's oil refinery on Friday damaged the largest U.S. East Coast plant to the point that it could remain shut for..
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A massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's oil refinery on Friday damaged the largest U.S. East Coast plant to the point that it could remain shut for..
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A massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's oil refinery on Friday damaged the largest U.S. East Coast plant to the point that it could remain shut for..
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Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port to more than 35,000 pounds.
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Firefighters on Friday were working to bring under control a massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc's refinery that has resulted in damage that could..
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Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday has renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make..
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An early morning explosion woke locals and shook homes near a Philadelphia refinery when it caught fire.
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A massive fire broke out at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex early on Friday, leading to a series of explosions that were reportedly felt for..
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Fire breaks out at oil refinery in Philadelphia; no question U.S. drone entered Iran airspace
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From Pennsylvania to New Jersey, there were reports of homes shaking, after an explosion at Philadelphia Energy Solutions in southwest Philadelphia.
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Firefighters are battling a massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions' refinery in Philadelphia that has resulted in several explosions but caused no..
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An early morning fire broke out at a 150-year-old refinery complex in Philadelphia on June 21, 2019.
 
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An early morning fire broke out at a 150-year-old Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex.
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A fire at a 150-year-old refinery complex in Philadelphia turned the early morning sky a bright orange and yellow and awakened startled residents with explosions..
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A massive fire was burning out of control in Philadelphia at the largest and oldest oil refinery on the U.S. East Coast on Friday morning.
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It’s the second fire at the refinery in one month, following a June 10 fire in which no injuries were reported.
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Fire ripped through a Pennsylvania oil refinery early on Friday, triggering a huge explosion that local media said rocked homes several miles away.
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A fire was burning out of control at an oil refinery in Pennsylvania on Friday morning, a Philadelphia fire department official said, as local media reported a..
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Second fire this month at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Refining Complex in south Philly, but no immediate reports of injuries
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A fire was burning out of control at an oil refinery in Pennsylvania on Friday morning, a Philadelphia fire department official said, as NBC Philadelphia..
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A fire broke out at Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, an official with Philadelphia fire department said.
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Seventy-two officers were placed on administrative duty
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Protesters in Philadelphia are demanding dozens of police officers be fired for posting offensive messages on social media. On Wednesday, 72 officers were placed..
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Philadelphia has placed 72 of its police officers on administrative duty pending an investigation into alleged bigoted social media posts. Veuer’s Justin..
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More than 70 Philadelphia police officers are off the streets after racist or offensive social media posts were uncovered.
 
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Officers accused of making racist, dehumanizing or otherwise biased posts were placed on administrative duty in Philadelphia and barred from presenting cases to..
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The Philadelphia Police Department has taken 72 officers off hte street because of social media posts described as racist, sexist, and violent. They were..
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A watchdog group identified thousands of disturbing posts from officers in eight jurisdictions across the country
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Amtrak has suspended service between New Rochelle and Philadelphia this time.
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A power outage on Wednesday temporarily suspended some local and regional passenger trains traveling between New York and Philadelphia, Amtrak, the U.S. national..
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Investigators in Philadelphia are searching a cargo ship, captured in what's being called one of the biggest drug busts in U.S. history. Officials tell CBS News..
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Federal authorities seized 16.5 tons of cocaine worth more than $1 billion from a ship in Philadelphia in one of the largest drug seizures in U.S. history, the..
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Federal authorities revealed they found 16.5 tons of cocaine on a cargo ship in Philadelphia on Tuesday, making it one of the largest drug seizures in United..
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U.S. authorities seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine Tuesday from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American..
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Federal authorities seized 16.5 tons of cocaine from a ship in Philadelphia in one of the largest drug seizures in U.S. history, the U.S. Justice Department said..
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Authorities seized more than 16 tons of cocaine on Tuesday from a ship at the Packer Marine Terminal in Philadelphia and the crew has been arrested and charged,..
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Members of the ship's crew face federal charges after a record 16.5-ton cocaine bust in Philadelphia.
 
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Jeff Leatham is a floral designer to the stars and creative director of Four Seasons hotels in Paris, Los Angeles and Philadelphia.
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Authorities in Philadelphia say one person has been killed and at least five others have been shot during a graduation party. Police are searching for at least..
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Philadelphia police are investigating more than a dozen shootings during a weekend of deadly gun violence. One of the worst incidents happened during a..
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Authorities in Philadelphia say one person has been killed and at least seven others have been shot during a graduation party.
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Authorities say four teenagers between the ages of 15 and 17 suffered gunshot wounds to their legs.
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Police say all victims were in their teens and 20's and no arrests have been made
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