Philadelphia, sometimes 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 2017 census-estimated population of 1,580,863. 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.
Over the weekend there were a number of rumors about Bryce Harper potentially joining the Phillies. But with new reports of the Dodgers being back in the mix, could it be too late for Philadelphia to..
A coalition of 16 U.S. states led by California sue President Donald Trump's administration over his decision to declare a national emergency to obtain funds for building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico..
According to Reuters, A federal appeals court said on Friday the Trump administration cannot cut off grants to Philadelphia for its refusal to cooperate with immigration authorities seeking to deport..
This Valentine's Day, you and your loved one can share your love of carbs in a special way at Panera Bread. Starting Thursday, the chain will be offering its double bread bowl nationwide for a limited..
The Nick Foles era is one step closer to ending in Philadelphia. After the Eagles notified Foles that they would be picking up the mutual option of his $20 million contract for the 2019 season, sources..
Reuters reports that a blast of frigid arctic air will bring dangerous sub-zero temperatures to the US midwest and northeast. Forecasters are predicting that during the period of Tuesday night through..
The Villanova Wildcats are eyeing their second straight NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament title, and third in four years. How does Jay Wright's squad square up? Lesley Van Arsdall from CBS Philadelphia.. CBS News - Published