Tag Archives: Philadelphia

12Mar/17

Joni Sledge of “Sister Sledge” fame dies at age 60

Joni Sledge, who along with her siblings formed the group Sister Sledge and recorded the enduring hit “We Are Family,” has died aged 60, representatives for the group said on Saturday.

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16Feb/17

“A day without immigrants” wins support of celebrity chef and Trump adversary

Celebrity chef Jose Andres, currently locked in a legal battle with U.S. President Donald Trump, says he’s supporting immigrants protesting Trump’s tough stance on immigration by staying home from work or school. The protest aims to highlight the role immigrants play in the U.S. Continue reading

08Nov/16

NYC shows off anti-vote fraud technology

The New York City Board of Elections shows off its anti-fraud voting system ahead of election day. Paul Chapman reports. Continue reading

08Nov/16

Massive Clinton rally with Bruce Springsteen held in Philadelphia

U.S. President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, singer Bruce Springsteen, Chelsea and Bill Clinton, along with tens of thousands of supporters, campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia in what is her second-to-last campaign event before Election Day. Continue reading

25Jul/16
Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

Democrats in disarray on eve of convention to nominate Clinton

Protesters take to the streets in Philadelphia amid news of an email leak that shows Democratic party leaders undermined the Bernie Sanders campaign in order to bolster Hillary Clinton’s White House hopes.

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30Dec/15

Cosby arraigned on charges related to alleged sex assault; bail set at $1 mln

Cosby arrives home after arraignment on charges related to alleged sex assault; bail set at $1 mln.

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28Nov/15

Highlights of world events from April to June 2015

World events during the second quarter of the year include an attack on a Kenyan university, a gunman targeting tourists on a Tunisian beach and, after decades of hostility, a handshake between the leaders of the United States and Cuba.
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17Oct/15

US Airways brand is no more

American Airlines retires its US Airways brand.

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20Mar/15

New Yorkers get snow on the first day of spring

Despite the arrival of spring, more snow hits New York City and the rest of the winter-weary U.S. Northeast.

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02Mar/15

Madonna’s 35 City ‘Rebel Heart’ Tour Announced For North America and Europe

Tour Kicks Off In Miami August 29th in Support of “Rebel Heart” Album.
Additional Concert Dates To Be Added In Australia And Asia
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