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Philadelphia: Largest city in Pennsylvania, United States
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.

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Can Villanova repeat in NCAA Tournament?

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

Phillies owner: Fans embraced Bryce Harper, 'turned off' by Manny Machado

Manny Machado and Bryce Harper both have generated excitement in their respective new city, but none more than Harper in Philadelphia.
USATODAY.com - Published

Videos for Philadelphia

Philadelphia's largest cocaine bust in 21 years [Video]Philadelphia's largest cocaine bust in 21 years

Joseph Martella with Customs and Border Protection said on Thursday that federal agents seized 1,185 pounds of cocaine from a shipping container at the Port of Philadelphia on Tuesday, which is the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:47Published

Could Bryce Harper Lure Mike Trout to Phillies? [Video]Could Bryce Harper Lure Mike Trout to Phillies?

In his introductory press conference with the Phillies, Bryce Harper alluded to the idea of recruiting big-name talent to join him in Philadelphia. Could Harper help bring Mike Trout to the City of..

Credit: Sports Illustrated     Duration: 00:41Published

Philadelphia Athletes Welcome Bryce Harper To City [Video]Philadelphia Athletes Welcome Bryce Harper To City

A number of Philadelphia athletes—members of the Phillies, 76ers and Eagles—welcomed Bryce Harper to their city after the news broke of him signing a massive 13-year, $300 million deal with the..

Credit: Sports Illustrated     Duration: 00:45Published

Mother, daughter charged with family member murders in PA [Video]Mother, daughter charged with family member murders in PA

Pennsylvania officials on Tuesday charged a 45-year-old woman and her daughter with murdering five of their family members whose bodies were discovered Monday in an apartment outside Philadelphia,..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:57Published

Mother, daughter accused of killing five relatives [Video]Mother, daughter accused of killing five relatives

A Pennsylvania mother and her teenage daughter are accused of killing five of their relatives inside an apartment in suburban Philadelphia on Monday. Linda So reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:04Published

Why Haven't the Phillies Signed Bryce Harper Yet? [Video]Why Haven't the Phillies Signed Bryce Harper Yet?

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..

Credit: Sports Illustrated     Duration: 00:55Published

Massive winter storm hits Midwest, East Coast [Video]Massive winter storm hits Midwest, East Coast

A massive winter storm is sweeping across the Midwest and East Coast, causing major travel delays and forcing schools and federal offices to close. Colette Luke has more.

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U.S. states sue Trump over border wall funds [Video]U.S. states sue Trump over border wall funds

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..

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U.S. protesters demonstrate against Trump emergency order [Video]U.S. protesters demonstrate against Trump emergency order

Protesters in the U.S. on Monday took to the streets and sidewalks across the nation to decry President Donald Trump's plan to use a national emergency to seize funds to build a wall along the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:43Published

Philadelphia Wins In Sanctuary City Case [Video]Philadelphia Wins In Sanctuary City Case

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..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:44Published

Panera Bread Is Offering The Double Bread Bowl Nationwide Starting On Valentine's Day. [Video]Panera Bread Is Offering The Double Bread Bowl Nationwide Starting On Valentine's Day.

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..

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Bill Cosby Calls Prison An ‘Amazing Experience' [Video]Bill Cosby Calls Prison An ‘Amazing Experience'

Bill Cosby’s spokesperson Andrew Wyatt said in a new TV interview Tuesday that the convicted comedian has lost weight and called his stay thus far in prison an “amazing experience.” “He says,..

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American Airlines Pilot Arrested After Accused Of Being Drunk [Video]American Airlines Pilot Arrested After Accused Of Being Drunk

According to a report by the Associated Press, on Thursday, an American Airlines pilot was arrested at Britain's Manchester Airport after it was suspected that he was drunk. Business Insider reports..

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How Ten Government Employees Ended The Partial Government Shutdown [Video]How Ten Government Employees Ended The Partial Government Shutdown

On the 35th day of the partial government shutdown, ten air traffic controllers decided to stay home. Ten people calling out sick wouldn't impact productivity in a normal office to a great extent...

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U.S. Sues to Block Philadelphia Safe Drug-Injection Site [Video]U.S. Sues to Block Philadelphia Safe Drug-Injection Site

According to Reuters, the U.S. Justice Department said it filed a lawsuit to stop a nonprofit in Philadelphia from opening what could become the nation’s first supervised drug-injection site, in an..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published

Nick Foles Is Reportedly Set To Opt Out Of His Contract With Philadelphia [Video]Nick Foles Is Reportedly Set To Opt Out Of His Contract With Philadelphia

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..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:51Published

Dangerous Sub-Zero Temps To Grip U.S Midwest And Northeast [Video]Dangerous Sub-Zero Temps To Grip U.S Midwest And Northeast

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..

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Flights Grounded At U.S. East Coast Airports As Controllers Call In Sick [Video]Flights Grounded At U.S. East Coast Airports As Controllers Call In Sick

According to Reuters, hundreds of flights were grounded or delayed at New York-area and Philadelphia airports on Friday, as air traffic controllers called in sick hours before President Donald Trump..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:30Published

Passengers Are Furious After Government Shutdown Causes Flight Delays [Video]Passengers Are Furious After Government Shutdown Causes Flight Delays

According to Business Insider, the federal government shutdown has resulted in delays at major US airports due to a shortage of air-traffic controllers at the Federal Aviation Administration. The..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published

East Coast Aairports Experience Delays And Disruptions As Government Shutdown Drags On [Video]East Coast Aairports Experience Delays And Disruptions As Government Shutdown Drags On

According to Reuters, hundreds of flights were grounded or delayed at three New York-area and Philadelphia airports due to more air traffic controllers calling in sick on Friday. Since the partial..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:30Published

TSA Workers Are Reportedly Living In Their Cars And Not Taking Medicine Because They Can't Afford It [Video]TSA Workers Are Reportedly Living In Their Cars And Not Taking Medicine Because They Can't Afford It

Transportation Security Administration employees are feeling the strain of a federal government shutdown that has reached its 34th day. A TSA worker from Kona, Hawaii, has begun living in his van six..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

 
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