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N.J. death toll climbs past 350; field hospitals in the works for Philadelphia

While the deaths and case numbers keep rising, an analysis of New Jersey showed that the curve might be flattening slightly in the Garden State.

Timeline: The case against Kenyatta Johnson

A federal indictment alleges that Councilman Kenyatta Johnson leveraged his influence over land use in his district to secure “sham contracts” for consulting work for his wife. Here is how the indictment alleges two deals played out.

Lawyer, corporate mover, political power broker: A look at David L. Cohen’s career

From Penn Law to Comcast to presidential host, it's been a busy four decades for one of Philadelphia's most powerful unelected officials.

Search The Inquirer’s database of 170 Philadelphia police misconduct files

Records of these union arbitration cases, which are typically confidential, date from 2011 to 2019.

Meek Mill’s decade of legal woes: Prison, probation, and a clash with a judge

After a decade-long legal saga dotted with contentious court dates, probation violations, jail stints, and a push for criminal justice reform, rapper Meek Mill’s battle has come to a close.

How mass shootings in Pennsylvania and New Jersey compare to other states

Pennsylvania, which is cited as having lax gun-control laws, ranks 16th in total fatalities for its population size. New Jersey, which has among the nation’s strictest gun-safety laws, ranks 17th.

Vote by donation: How Philadelphians are diving into the 2020 presidential race

Donors in the area have given roughly $2.7 million to the two dozen or so candidates who hope to be their party’s nominee. Joe Biden, Donald Trump, and Cory Booker brought in the most.

San Antonio about to pass Philly, and other observations from new Census numbers

Communities in South Jersey keep losing residents, while the Pennsylvania collar counties around Philadelphia keep gaining them, according to municipal population numbers the Census Bureau released Thursday.

Philly’s growth is slow and steady, but the population is still below its 1950 peak, new census data show

Philadelphia’s population grew slightly in 2018, the 12th straight year of growth, according to Census Bureau estimates released Thursday.

Johnny Bobbitt saga: From feel-good story to criminal charges

A GoFundMe campaign built on a lie: A chronology of the heartwarming story turned criminal.