Philadelphia is the largest city in the State of Pennsylvania. It is the sixth-most populous city in the US. It is a cultural and economic center of Greater Philadelphia. It attracts tourists and hosts some Fortune 500 companies.
A blast of unknown origin has occurred in Philadelphia and several people have reportedly been injured in street violence amid celebrations of the Philadelphia Eagles’ victory over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII.
Officials in Philadelphia are moving to open safe-injection sites for drugs like fentanyl and heroin as the opioid crisis persists. But the state attorney general insists there's “no safe way to inject” the highly addictive drugs.
A Philadelphia police officer filmed swinging his bike at an anti-Donald Trump protester during a Make America Great Again demonstration is being investigated by the department’s Internal Affairs Division.
A federal grand jury has returned a 23-count indictment against Philadelphia District Attorney Rufus Seth Williams, charging him with taking bribes amounting to tens of thousands of dollars from two wealthy business owners.