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Undocumented Immigrant Seeks Sanctuary In Philadelphia Church

Reuters | Daniel Kelley | Posted 11.19.2014 | Religion

PHILADELPHIA, Nov 18 (Reuters) - An undocumented immigrant who has "always lived in fear" of deportation said on Tuesday she moved into a Philadelph...

Joy Resmovits

GOP Governor Under Fire For 'Knowingly Jeopardizing' Students

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 10.11.2013 | Politics

Ten high-profile civil rights leaders are pressuring Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett (R) to intervene in the sorry state of school funding in Philadelph...

Joy Resmovits

Can This Giant School District Open Its Doors This Fall?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics

The parents of Philadelphia are in limbo. While back to school season has come to be reviled, Philadelphians are praying that it'll arrive in their ci...

Joy Resmovits

Philly School Cuts 'Bad For Our Country,' Says Obama Education Secretary

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 07.03.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan deplored Philadelphia's decision to fire thousands of school staff members this week as "ultimat...

WATCH: Girl Fights Off Abductor In Philly

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.19.2012 | Crime

Philadelphia Police are on high alert today after an attempted abduction was caught on tape Tuesday in broad daylight. The dramatic moment, recorde...

Philadelphia LIVE on Twitter: Local News, Sports, People

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Follow the latest in Philadelphia LIVE through our curated Twitter lists: local news, local sports, and local people via tweets. Do you know a tweete...