Philly announces street closures ahead of expected large protests over George Floyd death; Frank Rizzo mural set to come down this weekend
Demonstrators are protesting police brutality and the death of George Floyd for the seventh straight day in Philadelphia on Friday.
Philadelphia Police Inspector Joseph Bologna will face assault charges in the beating of a Temple student at a protest
Video clips of the officer over several days show aggressive and disproportionate responses to people protesting against oppressive policing.
Retailers, day cares, and offices in the city are reopening on a limited basis for the first time in about 10 weeks. Outdoor eating is to be approved in a week.
Election results in Philly are going to take even longer than expected: Half the votes still haven’t been counted
The outcomes of a number of races in Tuesday’s primary won’t be known for several weeks, and the city may miss a legal deadline for certifying the results.
Philadelphia Archdiocese's churches to resume in-person mass, as city moves into new reopening phase
Archbishop Nelson J. Pérez said Friday that churches in the five-county Archdiocese of Philadelphia would resume Sunday mass this weekend, despite city orders restricting indoor gatherings.