Philadelphia News for July 2nd 2013

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Philadelphia News for July 1st 2013

Recap: Los Angeles vs. Philadelphia
A.J. Ellis singled home the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Philadelphia Phillies, 4-3, Saturday in the third tilt of a four-game set at Dodger Stadium. After the Phillies tied the game in the More…

Philadelphia at Los Angeles
Ellis hit an RBI single in the ninth, Hanley Ramirez hit a tape-measure, three-run homer in the first inning against Cliff Lee, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Saturday night. Lee gave up three runs and four hits in More…

Philadelphia at Los Angeles
Ramirez will try to continue his tear and help the Dodgers win their series against the visiting Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. Puig has played a key part in Los Angeles' 7-1 stretch but has cooled off slightly after hitting .455 in his first 17 More…

Philadelphia Phillies – PlayerWatch
LHP Cliff Lee had a second straight strong start despite Philadelphia's up-and-down offense as the Phillies squandered a seven-inning, three-run performance by their ace. Lee, who took a no-decision after throwing eight innings and allowing two runs on More…

Philadelphia Phillies – TeamReport
Although the Phils hadn't been to the postseason since 1993, Rollins proclaimed them the "team to beat" prior to the 2007 season, and Philadelphia ended up stealing the division from the Mets on the last game of the season. Rollins and the Phillies are More…

Philadelphia Phillies (39-43) at Los Angeles Dodgers (37-43), 4:10 pm (ET)
Stephen Fife tries to pitch the Los Angeles Dodgers to a series win on Sunday when they close out their four-game set with the Philadelphia Phillies at Dodger Stadium. Fife beat the San Francisco Giants his last time out, as he surrendered three runs More…

Who will be the next goalie to fail for the Philadelphia Flyers? | Puck
From the blog Puck Daddy: NEW YORK – The Philadelphia Flyers need a goaltender. The trouble is finding one that needs Philadelphia. It's not an easy place to play, even for those netminders that aren't complete head cases like Ilya
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Philadelphia's 'mentalist'
Cole Hamels has lost 11 games this season. He's the first Philadelphia Phillies pitcher to have that many defeats attached to his name since 1937. According to Hamels, he's fine, but Charlie Manuel and the rest of the coaching staff aren't so sure More…

Philadelphia Officer Shoots Naked Man on Rampage
Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer Created: June 30, 2013. A naked man who went on a rampage was shot by a police officer and seriously wounded in North Philadelphia after punching out the windshield of a squad car early Saturday, police said. Related More…

Philadelphia homicides on track for 45-year low
PHILADELPHIA — Police say homicides in long-deadly Philadelphia are on track to mark the lowest midyear total in nearly half a century. The Philadelphia Inquirer says police had recorded 115 homicides as of Friday, with three days left in the six More…

Philadelphia at Los Angeles
"Obviously, the league is going to start to make adjustments when they start figuring out what counts and what pitches he may struggle with or have less success with," Philadelphia's Jimmy Rollins said. "And then he'll have to readjust his game. But More…

The Philadelphia Inquirer Karen Heller column
Jun 30, 2013 (Menafn – The Philadelphia Inquirer – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) –Imagined as a grand and verdant boulevard almost a century ago, the Benjamin Franklin Parkway eventually became less Champs-elysees and more More…

Is Philadelphia the Next Chicago? | Dissent Magazine
Last week four members of UNITE HERE, one of the four unions representing staff in the School District of Philadelphia, began a hunger strike that would More…

Philadelphia school funding package hits snag
The Philadelphia Democrat did say that other elements of the school rescue package were still on the table, including enabling the city to toughen its tax collection system and extending Philadelphia's extra one-percent sales tax and diverting part of More…

Golf roundup: Revolution, Chivas USA play to a draw
Union 2, FC Dallas 2 — Blas Perez scored late in stoppage time as FC Dallas salvaged a draw with host Philadelphia. Perez's equalizer came in the seventh minute of stoppage time. Aaron Wheeler had put the Union ahead in the 87th minute. He was More…

Match Highlights: FC Dallas at Philadelphia Union | Soccer Blog
Scoring Summary: PHL – Amobi Okugo (Sheanon Williams) 20. DAL – Walker Zimmerman (Michel) 24. PHL – Aaron Wheeler (Sheanon Williams) 87. DAL – Blas Perez (David Ferreira) 90+7. FC Dallas – Raul Fernandez, Michel, Matt Hedges
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Philadelphia Union 2-2 FC Dallas: Dynamic Sheanon Williams not enough to
Philadelphia Union 2-2 FC Dallas: Dynamic Sheanon Williams not enough to overcome Dallas. The right back assisted both of Philadelphia's goals and made a vital interception, but the Hoops grabbed a point with a stoppage-time goal. More…

Teen fatally shot in North Philadelphia | 6abc.com
Police were called to the scene of a shooting in North Philadelphia. More…

Philadelphia Eagles' Bryce Brown Has Pit Bull Seized in Dog
Dec 13, 2012; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles running back Bryce Brown (34) during pre game warmups before game Cincinnati Bengals at Lincoln F.
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Philadelphia Flyers pick tough, towering defender with first-round draft choice
Samuel Morin sounded like the perfect Philadelphia Flyers' draft pick and he joined the Orange and Black Sunday, when Philadelphia used the 11th overall selection in the NHL Entry Draft on the 6-foot-6, 203-pound rearguard. The 18-year-old Morin, who More…

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Philadelphia News for June 30th 2013

Philadelphia salvages tie at FC Dallas
Philadelphia answered FC Dallas's late goal with one seven minutes into stoppage time, and the Union salvaged a 2-2 tie on the road in Saturday MLS action. Blas Perez scored the equalizer 10 minutes after Aaron Wheeler gave Dallas (8-3-6) the lead. More…

Report: RB has dogs seized, returned
A pit bull and her seven puppies were returned to Philadelphia Eagles running back Bryce Brown after they had been previously seized in a suspected dog-fighting operation in Wisconsin, according to reports. The dogs were removed from a pit bull More…

Philadelphia 76ers: Draft Big or Bust?
Exit All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday, now a member of the New Orleans Pelicans. Enter his replacement, unproven former Syracuse floor leader Michael Carter-Williams, selected by Philadelphia with the 11th overall pick. Welcome Nerlens Noel, whose More…

Philadelphia Phillies (38-42) at Los Angeles Dodgers (36-42), 10:10 p.m. (ET)
Cliff Lee eyes an eighth straight winning decision on Saturday when the Philadelphia Phillies continue a four-game series versus the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium. Lee has been magnificent for the Phillies this season, posting a 9-2 mark to go More…

Reports conflict on coach's status
Updated Jun 28, 2013 1:24 PM ET. Conflicting reports have surfaced over whether the Philadelphia 76ers are turning to the San Antonio bench for their new coach. bracket. 2013 NBA DRAFT. Draft Tracker: See all the picks ? Surprises, trades mark busy More…

Philadelphia Girl Recovering From Second Lung Transplant
Sarah Murnaghan, 10, underwent her first adult double-lung transplant on June 12 at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia following her headline-making struggle to get added to the adult waiting list. Shortly after the procedure, her family deemed it More…

Philadelphia girl Sarah Murnaghan has second lung transplant in a month
NBC reports that Philadelphia girl Sarah Murnaghan sparked a national debate in the US about whether children should be allowed access to adult organs as they await transplants. On June 12 she finally got a set of lungs. However her mother said her More…

Philadelphia Orchestra to Launch 2013 Summer Season on 7/2 at RiverStage
The Philadelphia Orchestra launches an exciting 2013 summer season on July 2 with a free Neighborhood Concert under the stars on the RiverStage at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing. This quintessential summer concert, presented by Wells Fargo and More…

Philadelphia at Los Angeles
A dandy duel at Dodger Stadium could be on tap Saturday night with a pair of stellar left-handers set to meet for the first time. Cliff Lee has won his last seven decisions for the Philadelphia Phillies, who will get their first look at impressive Los More…

Philly rapper ordered to take etiquette classes
PHILADELPHIA — A judge has ordered rapper Meek Mill to attend etiquette classes and notify his probation officer before he takes any trips outside of the commonwealth. Common Pleas Court Judge Genece Brinkley on Friday told the rapper, whose real More…

Philadelphia at Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES (AP) The Philadelphia Phillies easily had their best offensive showing of the season, and they did it without cleanup hitter Ryan Howard in the lineup. Delmon Young had a career-high six RBIs, helping John Lannan breeze to his first victory More…

Philadelphia Phillies collect 21 hits in 16-1 thrashing of Los Angeles Dodgers
LOS ANGELES — Delmon Young had a career-high six RBIs, helping John Lannan breeze to his first victory with Philadelphia, and the Phillies got homers from Michael Young and John Mayberry in a 16-1 rout of the Dodgers on Friday night, snapping Los More…

Philadelphia homicides on track for 45-year low
Police had recorded 115 homicides as of Friday, with three days left in the six-month period — a 38 percent drop from the same period last year, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported. Mayor Michael Nutter, top police officials and prosecutors as well as More…

With Bryzgalov out of the mix, Philadelphia's Mason ready to take reins as top
PHILADELPHIA — Steve Mason was about to tee off on the back nine when Brayden Schenn interrupted with a breaking report. “Have you heard the news,” Schenn asked. A puzzled Mason had no clue what Schenn was about to spill: Ilya Bryzgalov had his More…

Philadelphia girl recovering after second lung transplant
A Philadelphia girl who successfully sued in order to be put on the adult lung transplant list is now recovering after receiving a second lung transplant. "We're not out of the woods, but Sarah's health is trending in the right direction," her parents More…

Philadelphia Phillies: Phillies Should Place Ryan Howard on Disabled List
Ryan Howard of the Philadelphia Phillies and the word “injury” have been used together in the same sentence for more than a year now. Last season, after returning from an Achilles injury and struggling for the remainder of the season, Howard's poor More…

Philadelphia Union vs. FC Dallas | MLS Match Preview
A huge interconference match is ahead on Saturday afternoon when Philadelphia Union play host to FC Dallas at PPL Park before an NBC Sports Network audience. Union are coming off back-to-back 3-0 victories, last against the New York Red Bulls, More…

Recap: Philadelphia vs. FC Dallas
Blas Perez's tally in stoppage time rescued a valuable point for 10-man FC Dallas in a thrilling 2-2 draw with the Philadelphia Union on Saturday at PPL Park. Philadelphia opened the scoring in the 20th minute when right back Sheanon Williams launched More…

Philadelphia archbishop touts finances
PHILADELPHIA – Troubling financial data being released next week about the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia does not reflect recent improvements in the church's monetary health, according to the archbishop. The results of the 2012 audit "are More…

Philadelphia Phillies – TeamReport
The Phillies and Cleveland Indians completed a trade on Thursday afternoon that sent 38-year-old infielder John McDonald to Philadelphia in exchange for cash considerations or a player to be named later. A veteran of 15 big league seasons, McDonald was More…

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Philadelphia News for June 29th 2013

Philadelphia 76ers 2013 Draft Report Card
(Sports Network) – Trading a 23-year-old All-Star point guard with a reasonable contract can seem like a mistake. Doing it for a big man with leg problems when your recent history revolves around Andrew Bynum, who will be more known for bowling alleys More…

Cabbie shot in hand in West Philadelphia | 6abc.com
A Philadelphia cab driver was shot during a robbery in West Philadelphia Thursday night. More…

Philadelphia Phillies – TeamReport
Howard wasn't a part of the Phillies' comeback win over the Padres on Wednesday — he went 0-for-6 with three strikeouts. On Thursday, he managed to have an even worse night as Philadelphia fell 6-4 at Dodger Stadium. Howard was hitless in four at-bats. More…

Philadelphia Phillies – PlayerWatch
On Thursday, he managed to have an even worse night as Philadelphia fell 6-4 at Dodger Stadium. Howard was hitless in four at-bats. He struck out once, but his worst at-bat of the night came in the fifth inning. With the bases loaded and one out, he More…

Hunger strikers protest deep cuts to Philadelphia schools – Yahoo
From Yahoo! News: By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) – Children wrote letters. Parents staged rallies in Pennsylvania. But Earlene Bly, a hotel More…

Philadelphia Union – FC Dallas Betting Preview: Expect the home side to
FC Dallas travel east to face Philadelphia Union on Saturday night with both sides in contrasting form. Despite the two teams sitting pretty in their conferences, it's the home side who are currently on a winning streak in front of their own fans, with More…

Philadelphia Union vs FC Dallas Preview
MLS Preview: Philadelphia Union – FC Dallas. Philadelphia's newfound form will be put to the test against a Dallas side desperate to recapture the top spot in MLS. By Keith Hickey. More On : FC Dallas, Philadelphia Union, Philadelphia Union vs FC Dallas. More…

Philadelphia Orchestra to Launch 2013 Summer Season on 7/2 at RiverStage
The Philadelphia Orchestra launches an exciting 2013 summer season on July 2 with a free Neighborhood Concert under the stars on the RiverStage at the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing. This quintessential summer concert, presented by Wells Fargo and More…

Reports conflict on coach's status
Updated Jun 28, 2013 1:24 PM ET. Conflicting reports have surfaced over whether the Philadelphia 76ers are turning to the San Antonio bench for their new coach. bracket. 2013 NBA DRAFT. Draft Tracker: See all the picks ? Surprises, trades mark busy More…

Philadelphia Phillies (38-42) at Los Angeles Dodgers (36-42), 10:10 pm (ET)
The electric rookie came through on an 0-2 pitch off Philadelphia's Justin De Fratus not long after he slammed into the wall trying to catch Chase Utley's go-ahead homer in the top of the seventh. The 22-year-old Cuban is batting .427 through 23 games More…

With Bryzgalov out of the mix, Philadelphia's Mason ready to take reins as top
PHILADELPHIA — Steve Mason was about to tee off on the back nine when Brayden Schenn interrupted with a breaking report. “Have you heard the news,” Schenn asked. A puzzled Mason had no clue what Schenn was about to spill: Ilya Bryzgalov had his More…

Philadelphia 76ers to make Spurs assistant coach Brett Brown their head coach
The Sixers have decided to hire San Antonio assistant coach Brett Brown as their new head coach, the Daily News has learned. Brown replaces Doug Collins, who was not retained after this past season. Brown was an assistant for the past seven seasons More…

Homeless mom gets 9-18 years in twins' starvation
PHILADELPHIA — A mother of six whose infant son starved to death at a homeless shelter was sentenced Friday to nine to 18 years in prison. A jury previously convicted 34-year-old Tanya Williams of involuntary manslaughter in 2-month-old Quasir More…

Philadelphia girl Sarah Murnaghan has second lung transplant in a month
NBC reports that Philadelphia girl Sarah Murnaghan sparked a national debate in the US about whether children should be allowed access to adult organs as they await transplants. On June 12 she finally got a set of lungs. However her mother said her More…

Philadelphia Phillies (38-42) at Los Angeles Dodgers (36-42), 10:10 pm (ET)
The Los Angeles Dodgers' loaded outfield came through in a series-opening victory on Thursday. Chris Capuano will try to play the star on Friday night when the Dodgers go for a seventh straight victory in the second of four straight meetings with the More…

Philadelphia 76ers: Draft Big or Bust?
Exit All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday, now a member of the New Orleans Pelicans. Enter his replacement, unproven former Syracuse floor leader Michael Carter-Williams, selected by Philadelphia with the 11th overall pick. Welcome Nerlens Noel, whose More…

Philadelphia Plastic Surgeon Pursues Continuing Education Opportunities to
PHILADELPHIA, PA–(Marketwired – Jun 28, 2013) – Dr. Louis P. Bucky is a board-certified plastic surgeon in Philadelphia who is heavily invested in his own education as a medical professional as well as sharing his knowledge with his peers in the field. More…

Philadelphia at Los Angeles
Yasiel Puig's next challenge is to help the Los Angeles Dodgers defeat a pitcher that has beaten them four straight times. Puig will try to help the Dodgers post their seventh straight win Friday night when they host John Lannan and the Philadelphia More…

Philadelphia girl recovering after second lung transplant
A Philadelphia girl who successfully sued in order to be put on the adult lung transplant list is now recovering after receiving a second lung transplant. "We're not out of the woods, but Sarah's health is trending in the right direction," her parents More…

Delinquent Property Tax in Philadelphia: Stark Challenges and
As Philadelphia embarks on a new system to assess and tax real estate, the city's longstanding problem with property tax delinquency has taken on new More…

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Philadelphia News for June 28th 2013

Philadelphia Phillies top San Diego Padres 7-5 with unearned runs in 13th
SAN DIEGO — Second baseman Logan Forsythe bobbled Ben Revere's grounder in the 13th inning and then threw home wildly, leading to two unearned runs in the Philadelphia Phillies' 7-5 win over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday night. Chase Utley More…

New Orleans Drafts Nerlens Noel 6th, Then Trades Him to
Nerlens Noel is bringing back my hair style from 1990 The New Orleans Pelicans just took Kentucky's Nerlens Noel 6th in the NBA draft. It's a bit of a surprise that he fell this far, but perhaps the Pelicans liked the idea of pair two incredible shot
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Hunger strike protests Philadelphia school layoffs; laid-off music
A hunger strike to protest massive layoffs in the Philadelphia school district is in its eighth day. More…

Hillary Clinton named 2013 Liberty Medal recipient
PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Rodham Clinton, whose lifelong public service career includes turns as secretary of state, presidential candidate, senator and first lady, is the recipient of the 2013 Liberty Medal. Clinton will receive the medal in a Sept. 10 More…

Former Philadelphia Phillies Darren Daulton Has Two Brain Tumors
June 18, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; The Philadelphia Phillies on deck circle in the rain during a delay prior to the start of the game against the Washi.
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Philadelphia at Los Angeles
The Dodgers, who are 5-0 when Greinke starts at home, expect to have Matt Kemp back in the lineup for Thursday night's opener of a four-game set with the Philadelphia Phillies. Los Angeles starters have posted a 1.83 ERA during a five-game win streak More…

Philadelphia City Council to hold 2nd public hearing Thursday in fatal
PHILADELPHIA — The two demolition contractors involved in a fatal building collapse did not have active city wage tax accounts, and appeared to be working off the books, a councilman said Wednesday. Councilman James Kenney's remarks came at a More…

Operator in Philadelphia building collapse turns himself in
PHILADELPHIA (AP) ??? A heavy equipment operator with a lengthy rap sheet who is accused of being high on marijuana when a downtown building collapsed onto a thrift store, killing six people, surrendered Saturday to face charges in the deaths, police? … More…

Philadelphia Phillies series preview – True Blue LA
The one-time dynamite Phillie infield is a far cry from the salad days.
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NBA Draft 2013: Philadelphia 76ers select Michael Carter-Williams
The 76ers needed a point guard after trading away Jrue Holiday for Nerlens Noel, and they got one in Michael Carter-Williams with the No. 11 pick.
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Phillies Acquire Infielder | NBC 10 Philadelphia
The Phillies acquired infielder John McDonald from Cleveland on Thursday.
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Philadelphia Orchestra Concertmaster David Kim will solo in Bach's
For aspiring musicians serious about, say, the highly specialized world of ensemble performance, attending master classes and group clinics in New York City or Philadelphia was once the only choice. Violinist Timothy Schwarz, head of the string More…

Philadelphia 76ers Draft Picks 2013: Grades, Analysis and Video Breakdown
According to David Aldridge, the Sixers have traded for Nerlens Noel, who many saw as a potential No. 1 overall pick. The is gives Philadelphia a legit replacement for free agent Andrew Bynum, and someone who is going to hold down their defense for More…

ShopRite of ShopRite of Roxborough in Philadelphia, PA
ShopRite, 6901 Ridge Avenue , Philadelphia, PA, and 19128. Hours of Operation : Mon-Fri 6am-12am Sat 6am-12am Sun 6am-12am . Phone Number: (215) More…

Philadelphia Phillies – TeamReport
He followed that up by going 2-for-5 with a walk and three runs Wednesday in Philadelphia's 7-5, 13-inning win over the Padres. The home run was the first for Brown in 15 days and 57 at-bats. "It had been a while," Brown joked. "I'm just out there More…

Mitel Modernizes Philadelphia Zoo Contact Center to Enhance Visitor Experience
HOLLYWOOD, Jun 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) — Mitel Business Partner Conference – The Philadelphia Zoo's primary objective is connecting its more than 1.2 million visitors a year with its 1,300 rare species of animals. When the Zoo More…

Philadelphia Daily News Molly Eichel column
Jun 26, 2013 (Menafn – Philadelphia Daily News – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) –THE PHILLY suburbs won't get a piece of M. Night Shyamalan this time around. For his first foray into television, the Fox miniseries "Wayward Pines," More…

Sixers to make Spurs asst . Brett Brown their head coach
Philadelphia 76ers to make Spurs assistant coach Brett Brown their head coach. Brown replaces Doug Collins, who was not retained after this past season. By Mitch Lawrence / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Thursday, June 27, 2013, 10:27 PM. Print. More…

Apps mix history with technology at Gettysburg
PHILADELPHIA — At the 150th anniversary celebration of the Battle of Gettysburg, many Civil War re-enactors will eschew the use of modern technology, but scores of tourists will embrace it. More than 5,700 Foursquare users have checked in at sites in More…

Philadelphia Phillies (38-41) at Los Angeles Dodgers (35-42), 10:10 pm (ET)
Coming off perhaps his best start in a Los Angeles Dodgers uniform, Zack Greinke will try to extend his club's longest winning streak of the season in the opener of a four-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies. Signed to a six-year, $147 More…

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Philadelphia News for June 27th 2013

Bail set for man charged in Pa . building collapse
PHILADELPHIA — A judge set bail Wednesday at nearly $1.6 million for a demolition contractor charged in a fatal building collapse despite a prosecutor's contention that the South American defendant is a flight risk. Sean Benschop, 42, has used several More…

06/25 Padres Preview: Game 78 vs. Philadelphia – Gaslamp Ball
Fresh off one of the most exciting wins of the season, the Padres will look to keep the momentum going behind Jason Marquis tonight.
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Phillies face tough deadline choices
Every time Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr., proclaims, “We're not sellers!” he creates the perception that his franchise is in denial, that the Phils simply will not accept the inevitable transition that lies ahead. More…

Philadelphia commemorates Battle of Gettysburg
PHILADELPHIA, PA – This summer marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, and Philadelphia–a major arsenal, shipbuilding and hospital center during the Civil War and home to Gettysburg general George G. Meade–is marking the More…

Philadelphia at San Diego
SAN DIEGO — Domonic Brown made the most of the only fastball he saw all night from Jason Marquis. Brown hit his 20th home run and tied a career high with four RBIs, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the San Diego Padres 6-2 Tuesday night. More…

Philadelphia Mayor Slams Washington, Treasury Official Defends AFF Bonds
PHILADELPHIAPhiladelphia Mayor Michael Nutter castigated Washington Tuesday for balancing the federal budget on the backs of local governments and proposing to curb the municipal bond tax exemption. “Fiscal stress rolls downhill and usually ends More…

Flyers to buyout G Bryzgalov
Bryzgalov was 52-33-10 with a 2.61 goals-against average and a .905 save percentage in the regular season for Philadelphia, which failed to make the playoffs this year. ''What's the sense of looking back? Today we look forward,'' Holmgren said. ''I'm More…

Philadelphia Union's offensive depth to be tested if Jack McInerney is named
Philadelphia Union head coach John Hackworth admitted that he had heard and read the report by Sports Illustrated writer Grant Wahl that Jack McInerney had been selected to the U.S. Men's National Team's roster for the Gold Cup next month. However More…

Philadelphia Union reaping benefits of right side retool with Sebastien Le
CHESTER, Pa. – Philadelphia Union manager John Hackworth has said that he might look for reinforcements to boost the left side of the field in his starting lineup. He's probably not going to want to tinker at all with the other side. On Sunday, right More…

Philadelphia Eagles: Chip Kelly's Slap on Wrist from NCAA is No Concern for
Instead, Kelly was hired by the NFL's Philadelphia Eagles and is basically free from penalty of the NCAA. Before Kelly joined the Eagles, Pete Carroll left USC for the Seattle Seahawks under similar circumstances and Jim Tressel had joined the More…

Philadelphia Phillies (37-41) at San Diego Padres (39-39), 10:10 pm (ET)
Hamels hopes to avoid a career-high 12th setback of the season on Wednesday night when the Philadelphia Phillies wrap a three-game series against the San Diego Padres. The 2008 World Series MVP, Hamels set a career best with 17 wins a season ago More…

NJ asks appeals court to make sports betting legal
PHILADELPHIA — New Jersey officials cannot put a stop to sports gambling, but they hope to "shine a light" on it by legalizing such betting at casinos and racetracks, a lawyer said in a high-stakes hearing Wednesday before a federal appeals court. Gov. More…

Philadelphia Daily News Molly Eichel column
You already know that Ardmore lady and "The Office" star Kate Flannery (she played sauced ginger Meredith) is starring in Nora and Delia Ephron's adaptation of "Love, Loss, and What I Wore" from the Philadelphia Theatre Company. But did you know that More…

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Schedule Analysis
The Andy Reid era in Philadelphia has come to an end as Chip Kelly makes the jump from college to the pros. Can he lead the Eagles to the playoffs in his first season? Here's our look at the Eagles' 2013 NFL schedule. Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Schedule:. More…

Kermit Gosnell: Philadelphia's abortion 'monster' revives US debate
Gosnell performed some 16,000 abortions over 31 years at his clinic in west Philadelphia – a poor neighbourhood in one of the poorest big cities in the United States. According to those responsible for regulating abortion clinics, his practice was fine More…

Flyers to buyout G Bryzgalov
VOORHEES, N.J. (AP). Calling the decision to sign Ilya Bryzgalov two years ago a ''costly mistake,'' the Philadelphia Flyers will buy out the remainder of the goalie's hefty contract. Goalie masks ? MASK MASTERS. When it comes to style in NHL, goalies More…

Philadelphia Phillies – TeamReport
In 2012, the Phillies moved on from the Brad Lidge and Ryan Madson era and started anew with Jonathan Papelbon in the back of the bullpen. They hoped a combination of Jose Contreras, Chad Qualls and Antonio Bastardo could handle the eighth inning. More…

Philadelphia 76ers Have No Plans To Re-Sign Andrew Bynum
Dec 12, 2012; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum (33) prior to the game against the Chicago Bulls at the Wells Fargo Center. Th.
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Pa . abortion provider rejects federal drug plea
PHILADELPHIA — An abortion provider serving life in prison for killing babies rejected a plea in a federal drug case, as his lawyer called any additional sentence irrelevant. Dr. Kermit Gosnell has been brought to federal court twice over the plea More…

Prospect Note: Maikel Franco, 3B, Philadelphia Phillies – Minor
Maikel Franco starts quickly in Double-A. Can he sustain it?
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Philadelphia News for June 26th 2013

Philadelphia schools hunger strike hits 8th day
That's what the Philadelphia public schools will look like in September without a major cash infusion. And while the devastating consequences of the district's $304 million deficit have been widely reported for weeks, parent Mike Mullins thought people More…

Philadelphia Phillies (36-41) at San Diego Padres (39-38), 10:10 pm (ET)
The San Diego Padres played to the last out in their opener with the Philadelphia Phillies and were rewarded with a victory. Jason Marquis can now pitch them to their first home series win over the Phils in seven years in the middle portion of a three More…

News: Downton Abbey, Philadelphia, Cakes da Killa, Buffalo| Gay
Impatient nation demands Supreme Court just get to the gay stuff. New Jersey Assembly approves ban on gay 'conversion therapy' for minors. Philadelphia holds rally for marriage equality. Aaron Carter says he was beaten up by NKOTB fans
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Philly mayor: Federal cuts hurt local governments
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter speaks during a meeting of the State Budget Crisis Task Force at the National Constitution Center, Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in Philadelphia. The event is designed to bring attention to the eroding financial condition of … More…

Philadelphia music teachers perform farewell concert
PHILADELPHIA – June 24, 2013 (WPVI) — Music teachers in the Philadelphia School District marked their last day on the job Monday with a farewell concert. The concert was being held by the All-City High School Orchestra at the school administration? … More…

Bynum set to resume workouts next week
PHILADELPHIAPhiladelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum has completed his rehabilitation from season-ending knee surgery and is set to resume basketball workouts next week. Bynum's agent, David Lee, told The Associated Press on Monday night More…

06/25 Padres Preview: Game 78 vs. Philadelphia – Gaslamp Ball
Fresh off one of the most exciting wins of the season, the Padres will look to keep the momentum going behind Jason Marquis tonight.
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Philadelphia hoping to attract and keep best teachers with discount housing
Gabe Canuso, Oxford Mills' Philadelphia developer says in about a year he hopes the old buildings will be full of teachers. He says there will be about 114 apartments and 60 percent of the units will be reserved for teachers. That includes Philadelphia More…

Flyers to buyout G Bryzgalov
VOORHEES, N.J. (AP). The Philadelphia Flyers are buying out the remainder of goalie Ilya Bryzgalov's contract, saving the team nearly $6 million under the salary cap for each of the next seven years. Goalie masks More…

Philadelphia Commemorates Battle of Gettysburg
PHILADELPHIA, June 25, 2013 — /PRNewswire/ — This summer marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, and Philadelphia–a major arsenal, shipbuilding and hospital center during the Civil War and home to Gettysburg general George G. More…

Philadelphia Union reaping benefits of right side retool with Sebastien Le
CHESTER, Pa. – Philadelphia Union manager John Hackworth has said that he might look for reinforcements to boost the left side of the field in his starting lineup. He's probably not going to want to tinker at all with the other side. On Sunday, right More…

Philadelphia Eagles schedule: Is week 4 already a lost cause
Even the biggest Eagles optimist may not want to bet on the Birds here.
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Philadelphia Daily News Molly Eichel column
Jun 25, 2013 (Menafn – Philadelphia Daily News – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) –ERIKA SLEZAK may have spent her career playing good girl Victoria "Viki" Lord on "One Life to Live," but she had a rebellious streak during her time More…

Philadelphia at San Diego
Blanks singled home the winning run in the 10th inning for his career-best fourth hit, and the San Diego Padres rallied from a three-run deficit in the ninth to beat Philadelphia 4-3 on Monday. Blanks also had a two-run single and scored the tying run More…

Flyers to buyout G Bryzgalov
VOORHEES, N.J. (AP). Calling the decision to sign Ilya Bryzgalov two years ago a ''costly mistake,'' the Philadelphia Flyers will buy out the remainder of the goalie's hefty contract. Goalie masks ? MASK MASTERS. When it comes to style in NHL, goalies More…

Philadelphia Mayor Slams Washington, Treasury Official Defends AFF Bonds
PHILADELPHIAPhiladelphia Mayor Michael Nutter castigated Washington Tuesday for balancing the federal budget on the backs of local governments and proposing to curb the municipal bond tax exemption. “Fiscal stress rolls downhill and usually ends More…

Philadelphia 76ers Have No Plans To Re-Sign Andrew Bynum
Dec 12, 2012; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum (33) prior to the game against the Chicago Bulls at the Wells Fargo Center. Th.
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'The Philadelphia Experiment' Is So Bad It's Almost Good | PopMatters
If youre going to develop a drinking game around this film, dont make a rule about drinking a shot every time you see electroplasma effects on the screen or youll be falling under the table before its half over.
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Philadelphia could lose its role as an air hub
A government report suggests New York could edge Philadelphia out as a major hub and international gateway in the pending merger between US Airways Group and American Airlines. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) report says the combined? … More…

Flyers to buyout G Bryzgalov
Bryzgalov was 52-33-10 with a 2.61 goals-against average and a .905 save percentage in the regular season for Philadelphia, which failed to make the playoffs this year. ''What's the sense of looking back? Today we look forward,'' Holmgren said. ''I'm More…

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Philadelphia businessman pleads guilty in campaign finance scheme tied to DC
WASHINGTON — A Philadelphia businessman admitted Monday that he was reimbursed for at least $132,600 in political contributions, the most recent plea to result from a widening campaign finance scandal involving a Washington accounting firm. More…

Philadelphia Police Arrest Man in Craigslist Killing
The alleged killer of a South Jersey man who had traveled to Philadelphia late Friday night in response to a Craigslist ad for an all-terrain vehicle has an extensive arrest history for alleged unlawful gun possession and violent crime, according to More…

In Case-y Of Emergency: Philadelphia Union 3-0 New York Red
In a must win game, the Philadelphia Union took it to the New York Red Bulls and came away with an impressive 3-0 victory.
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Philadelphia Union finally pick up signature win, earn respect after beating
CHESTER, Pa. — Even though the Philadelphia Union went into Sunday's game against the New York Red Bulls with a winning record and sitting in fifth place in the Eastern Conference standings, head coach John Hackworth felt the team was not getting the More…

Lannan unravels after disputed call, Phillies lose
New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey delivers during the first inning of a baseball game with the Philadelphia Phillies, Sunday, June 23, 2013, in Philadelphia. TOM MIHALEK — AP Photo. Story Photos: Mets Phillies Baseball. Previous PageNext Page More…

Jeremy Maclin wants to stay with Philadelphia Eagles – NFL.com
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Philadelphia 76ers 2013 Draft Preview
The Philadelphia 76ers made what most thought was a brilliant trade last offseason, acquiring legit superstar center Andrew Bynum. He didn't play a single minute with a myriad of knee injuries and now the Sixers are not in great shape to say the least. More…

Philadelphia Shuts Out Red Bulls
Conor Casey scored twice, lifting the Philadelphia Union past the visiting Red Bulls, 3-0, on Sunday. Casey had a goal that was disallowed in the fourth minute because he was offside. But he responded with a goal three minutes later and another in the More…

MLB Trade Rumors: Philadelphia Phillies GM Says He's Not Trading
Jun 22, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins (11) center and teammates wait for third baseman Kevin Frandsen (28) (n.
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Philadelphia Union rout rival New York Red Bulls, 3-0
The victory vaulted Philadelphia into second place in the Eastern Conference, with a game in hand on third-place New York. The Union (7-4-5, 25 points) opened the game at a frenetic pace, and were rewarded for their efforts with an early goal. Just six? … More…

Philadelphia schools hunger strike hits 8th day
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ten thousand unused musical instruments. No sports or art programs. No assistant principals, counselors, cafeteria aides or secretaries. That's what the Philadelphia public schools will look like in September without a major cash More…

Philadelphia Union rout rival New York Red Bulls, 3-0
Coming into Sunday’s game against the New York Red Bulls, the Union had found success only in fits and starts this season. They picked a perfect time to put together for their most impressive effort of the season. Conor Casey struck twice and Antoine? … More…

Philadelphia Phillies (36-40) at San Diego Padres (38-38), 10:10 pm (ET)
The Philadelphia Phillies will turn to their most consistent starter on Monday night in the opener of a 10-game road trip as Cliff Lee takes the hill for the first of three straight meetings with the San Diego Padres. Lee has not lost since May 1 More…

Philadelphia Eagles: Nick Foles Will Win QB Competition Due to Pocket
One of the most talked about topics regarding the Philadelphia Eagles is the ongoing quarterback competition that began with the arrival of new head coach Chip Kelly. At this point, the competition seems to be a two-horse race between Michael Vick and More…

Philadelphia music teachers perform farewell concert
PHILADELPHIA – June 24, 2013 (WPVI) — Music teachers in the Philadelphia School District marked their last day on the job Monday with a farewell concert. The concert was being held by the All-City High School Orchestra at the school administration? … More…

hated of the world: Philadelphia
Home. Thursday, June 20, 2013. Philadelphia. Britney /// Philadelphia. Posted by Garcia at 1:37 PM. Labels: Ride to Skate. No comments: Post a Comment. More…

The Philadelphia sound travels well
The Philadelphia Orchestra recently returned from our China residency and 40th anniversary tour. (For sure, it is a relief to see cheesesteaks on the menu!) While we are exhausted, we are also exhilarated. We returned home a changed orchestra – not in? … More…

Philadelphia traffic, municipal courts set to merge
What was once known as the "no-fix" court is about to be fixed up after Gov. Tom Corbett signed enabling legislation last week to merge the Philadelphia Traffic Court into Philadelphia Municipal Court, a consolodation that comes after several current More…

Philadelphia Phillies – PlayerWatch
RHP J.C. Ramirez made his major league debut Sunday and struck out the side in his lone inning of work. Ramirez had fashioned a 6.53 ERA in 23 games for Triple-A Lehigh Valley. RHP Michael Stutes (right bicep tendonitis) was placed on the 15-day More…

Philadelphia official pleads guilty in DC campaign finance probe
PHILADELPHIA – June 24, 2013 (WPVI) — A Philadelphia businessman admitted Monday that he was reimbursed for at least $132,600 in political contributions, the most recent plea to result from a widening campaign finance scandal involving a Washington More…

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Philadelphia News for June 24th 2013

Philadelphia Phillies – TeamReport
MLB Team Report – Philadelphia Phillies – INSIDE PITCH It seemed like such a harmless play — a simply fly ball to center field that Ben Revere tracked down. But it ended up being another example of what has frustrated Phillies fans so much about their More…

Philadelphia Eagles: Is Chip Kelly's QB Controversy Dividing the Locker Room?
It is no secret that the Philadelphia Eagles starting quarterback job is up for grabs — mainly between Michael Vick and Nick Foles. New head coach Chip Kelly has decided to allow this competition to last through the duration of training camp in all More…

Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Kevin Frandsen (28) heads for home… (Eric
Howard continues his hot hitting with two homers in 8-7 victory over the Mets. Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Kevin Frandsen (28) heads for home plate while teammates wait. Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Kevin Frandsen (28) heads for home??? More…

The Rolling Stones in Philadelphia June 21: Review (Photos)
It was a cleaner, more reserved Rolling Stones show than those of past years on Friday, June 21, their second show in South Philadelphia as part of their “50 and Counting Tour” at the Wells Fargo Center. More…

Philadelphia Phillies' dysfunction likely to continue for the rest of the season
It was like listening to three different Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinators since 2010 saying the team's tackling had to improve, and yet it never did despite two sackings of coaches. Lots of talk resulted in not a lot of anything but expended More…

Philadelphia Union rout rival New York Red Bulls, 3-0
Conor Casey struck twice and Antoine Hoppenot delivered a rousing finish to give the Union a 3-0 win before 19,013 fans at PPL Park. The victory vaulted Philadelphia into second place in the Eastern Conference, with a game in hand on third-place New? … More…

Philadelphia Union have a lot to gain from Sunday's match against the Red Bulls
The spotlight is on the Philadelphia Union on Sunday when the team hosts its closest rival, the New York Red Bulls in a key conference matchup at PPL Park. The 5:00 pm home game, which will be televised nationally on ESPN, could prove whether the More…

Pa. art exhibit captures deadly, dazzling snakes
A young visitor to the The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University views an exhibition of Mark Laita’s photographs of deadly snakes, Wednesday, June 19, 2013, in Philadelphia. Laita spent more than a year in Central America photographing rare? … More…

Philadelphia Flyers Offseason: Potential Solutions to the Goaltending Situation
The Philadelphia Flyers have two goaltenders within their system who have the potential to become “the man” in net, something that has been missing on Broad Street since the departure of Ron Hextall. These two goaltenders are Anthony Stolarz, who has? … More…

Recap: Philadelphia vs. NY Mets
Jonathan Papelbon blew his third save in his last four chances, but Kevin Frandsen picked up the Philadelphia closer. A pinch-hitting Frandsen crushed a leadoff home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to lift the Phillies to an 8-7 win over the New More…

Philadelphia Behind The Eight Ball
If you want to throw in the old Athletics, Philadelphia has seen its major league teams lose by 8-0 or worse 231 times in a combined 167 seasons since 1901. For comparisons sake, the the Mets, Yankees, Giants and Dogders have played a combined 279 More…

Philadelphia Phillies – PlayerWatch
Philadelphia Phillies – PlayerWatch. print. Reuters. 1:55 a.m. CDT, June 23, 2013. RHP J.C. Ramirez had his contract selected from Triple-A Lehigh Valley, to fill the roster spot vacated by Mike Adams. Ramirez was 2-2 with a 6.53 ERA in 23 games for More…

Philadelphia Eagles OL, TEs among most improved units in NFL
NFL.com took a look this week at what they saw as the most improved individual units in the NFL for this upcoming season. The Eagles, who have no where to go but up from last year's dismal…
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Wright, Harvey lead Mets to 8-0 rout of Phillies
Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher John Lannan delivers during the first inning of a baseball game with the New York Mets, Sunday, June 23, 2013, in Philadelphia. TOM MIHALEK — AP Photo. Story Photos: Mets Phillies Baseball. Previous PageNext Page More…

Lannan unravels after disputed call, Phillies lose
New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey delivers during the first inning of a baseball game with the Philadelphia Phillies, Sunday, June 23, 2013, in Philadelphia. TOM MIHALEK — AP Photo. Story Photos: Mets Phillies Baseball. Previous PageNext Page More…

Philadelphia Union 3, New York Red Bulls 0 | MLS Match Recap
CHESTER, Pa. – For the first time in 26 months, the Philadelphia Union have beaten the New York Red Bulls. Conor Casey made sure of that. Led by a pair of goals from Casey, the Union (7-5-4, 25pts) picked up a 3-0 win over their New York rivals Sunday More…

The Philadelphia sound travels well
The Philadelphia Orchestra recently returned from our China residency and 40th anniversary tour. (For sure, it is a relief to see cheesesteaks on the menu!) While we are exhausted, we are also exhilarated. We returned home a changed orchestra – not in? … More…

Live updates: Philadelphia Union vs. New York Red Bulls
Union/Soccer. Live updates: Philadelphia Union vs. New York Red Bulls. If John Hackworth and the Philadelphia Union want the respect they think they deserve, today is a chance to earn it. 0 comments More…

Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Kevin Frandsen (28) hits a two RBI
Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Kevin Frandsen (28) hits a two RBI??? (Howard Smith-USA TODAY???) June 22, 2013|Mandy Housenick. PHILADELPHIA ??? There was no escape as Kevin Frandsen made his move. Before John Mayberry Jr. had a? … More…

Philadelphia Eagles: 7 Players Firmly on the Roster Bubble
One of the first things that new head coach Chip Kelly did was make it obvious that no one on the Philadelphia Eagles has his starting spot guaranteed, as he became notorious for using many players on the first-team offense during OTAs, and vice versa. More…

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Depth Chart Predictions: Part III
Oct 28, 2012; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson (10) is introduced prior to playing the Atlanta Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field. The Falcons defeated the Eagles 30-17. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY More…

Philadelphia Phillies manager Charlie Manuel might regret threatening a
The Philadelphia Phillies manager is so befuddled by his club's lack of offence he's threatening violence. Not against the main purveyors of Philadelphia's ongoing struggles – his players – but rather a certain member of the media. “I don't know what I More…

Recap: Philadelphia vs. NY Mets
Juan Lagares doubled home the go-ahead run with two outs in the sixth inning off the former World Series MVP, and the New York Mets rallied to beat the Philadelphia Phillies, 4-3, in the opener of a three-game series at Citizens Bank Park. Hamels (2-11 More…

Philadelphia Eagles: Contrasting the Coaching Styles of Chip Kelly and Andy Reid
Philadelphia Eagles fans wanted a change after the Andy Reid regime failed to deliver a Super Bowl after 14 seasons. Change is what they got, from a slow-tempo offense that attacked vertically, to an up-tempo offense with little to no huddling that … More…

Pa. woman charged in faith-healing death gets bail
FILE – This undated photo provided by the Philadelphia Police Department shows Catherine Schaible, who is charged with involuntary manslaughter. Catherine Schaible, who believes in faith healing over medicine and was charged with murder after a More…

Inspector In Philadelphia Collapse Commits Suicide
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia officials have identified an inspector who fatally shot himself a week after a building collapse that killed six people as a dedicated 16-year veteran of the Department of Licenses and Inspections. Deputy Mayor Everett More…

Lagares, Hefner lead Mets over Phillies 4-3
New York Mets' Eric Young Jr., left, reacts after hitting a double as Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley looks on during the fourth inning of a baseball game on Friday, June 21, 2013, in Philadelphia. MATT SLOCUM — AP Photo. Story Photos:. More…

Philadelphia Flyers Offseason: Potential Solutions to the Goaltending Situation
The Philadelphia Flyers have two goaltenders within their system who have the potential to become “the man” in net, something that has been missing on Broad Street since the departure of Ron Hextall. These two goaltenders are Anthony Stolarz, who has? … More…

Philadelphia Restaurant Founder to be Honored
Philadelphia, Mississippi The founder of a well-known Neshoba County restaurant will be honored by a well-known country musician. Peggy Webb, founder of Peggy's restaurant in Philadelphia, will be recognized during Marty Stuart's performance at the More…

Philadelphia Phillies Vs. New York Mets : 6/23/13 Mark's Free MLB Baseball Pick
The Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets finish off their series at Citizen's Bank Park. The Mets have been playing a little bit of spoiler the past few days and ppeared to be poised for another one Saturday, but a comeback from a 7-1 hole went for More…

Philadelphia Flyers to use compliance buyout on Danny Briere
The Philadelphia Flyers announced Thursday that they intend to use one of their two compliance buyouts on forward Danny Briere. The move will save the Flyers $6.5 million in cap space for each of the next two seasons. More…

Former Philadelphia Phillies All-Star outfielder Lenny Dykstra released from
Dykstra, 50, who had a 12-year career with the New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies, was freed, according to federal Bureau of Prisons records, but no other details were available. A message left for his attorney Christopher Dybwad was not More…

Philadelphia-based Aramark gets contract to feed Ohio's inmates
COLUMBUS — Ohio is turning over the feeding of its about 50,000 prison inmates to a private company in an attempt to save $14 million annually in the face of budget deficits, the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction announced on Friday. More…

Philadelphia Phillies – TeamReport
MLB Team Report – Philadelphia Phillies – INSIDE PITCH For the first 10 weeks of the 2013 season, Jonathan Papelbon has been among the best closers in the major leagues. For this past week, Papelbon has been a shaky figure, blowing two saves in the More…

Hamels blows lead, Phillies lose to Mets 4-3
0 Comments E-mail Print. Mets Phillies Baseball. New York Mets’ Jeremy Hefner pitches in the first inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Friday, June 21, 2013, in Philadelphia. MATT SLOCUM ??? AP Photo. Story Photos: Mets Phillies? … More…

The Rolling Stones in Philadelphia June 21: Review (Photos)
It was a cleaner, more reserved Rolling Stones show than those of past years on Friday, June 21, their second show in South Philadelphia as part of their “50 and Counting Tour” at the Wells Fargo Center. More…

Philadelphia Eagles: LeSean McCoy 'Doesn't Care' Who QB is in 2013
Jun 4, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) during minicamp at the NovaCare Complex. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports. During an interview on 97.3 ESPN Radio in South Jersey, More…

Philadelphia Triathlon Gets New Layers Of Security, Entertainment
As security at big races around the country gets tighter, it's getting tighter here too . More…

Philadelphia woman charged in faith-healing death gets bail
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia woman who believes in faith healing over medicine and was charged with murder after a second son died of pneumonia has been granted bail, but her husband must stay in jail. Officials at the Philadelphia Industrial More…

Pa. girl who fought for lung transplant now awake
PHILADELPHIA — A spokeswoman for the family of a 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl who underwent a double-lung transplant after a national debate over the process of getting the organs says the girl has awakened from a medically-induced coma and is More…

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