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Pope Francis for President in 2016, Help for the Angels, and Happy New Year!

SaraKay Smullens | Posted 02.22.2015 | Religion
SaraKay Smullens

Perhaps God has continued to wink at us in ways both small and larger ways through harsh decades, offering hope and promise, despite pervasive corruption and "spiritual diseases" and betrayals akin to what has been happening, but previously ignored, in Rome.

Newspaper Lawsuit Gets New Twist

AP | RANDALL CHASE | Posted 06.09.2014 | Media

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge says the union representing hundreds of workers for Philadelphia's two largest newspapers can participate i...

What's Still Missing From the Gun Control Debate

Jim Sleeper | Posted 04.09.2013 | Politics
Jim Sleeper

Certain kinds of "speech" don't deserve First Amendment protection because the "speakers" aren't the flesh-and-blood citizens -- and not even associations of free flesh-and-blood citizens -- that the amendment was designed to protect.

Former Philadelphia Inquirer Editor Dies At 73

AP | Posted 08.13.2012 | Media

PHILADELPHIA -- James M. Naughton, a former reporter for The New York Times and executive editor at The Philadelphia Inquirer, has died after a battle...

If You Can't Beat 'Em: Newspapers To Sell Android Tablets

AP | KATHY MATHESON | Posted 09.10.2011 | Technology

PHILADELPHIA — The city's two major newspapers said Monday that they will give heavily-discounted Android tablet computers to paid digital subsc...

Student Sues District For Distress Caused By Being Spied On Through Laptop Webcam

AP | Posted 08.08.2011 | Education

PHILADELPHIA — A former suburban Philadelphia high school student was "humiliated and severely emotionally distressed" by seeing photos and scre...

Tough times Turning Newspaper Lenders Into Owners

AP | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

SAN FRANCISCO — Newspaper headlines have skewered money lenders for dubious decisions that stoked the recession. Now the financiers are starting...