• By Philly   -   Jun 21, 2018

    PHILLY WHITE-COLLAR UNION MEMBERS RATIFY CONTRACT

    AFSCME District Council 47 members will get pay raises in each year of the three-year deal

    Council
  • By Philly   -   Jun 21, 2018

    PASSENGERS ON FATAL SOUTHWEST FLIGHT SUE AIRLINE AND MANUFACTURERS OF PLANE AND ENGINE

    One person died and several others were injured in the April 17 accident, the first passenger fatality on a U.S. carrier since 2009,...

  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    MERCK CEO KENNETH FRAZIER, SPEAKING IN PHILLY, URGES PEOPLE TO CALL OUT 'UNTRUTH, MISINFORMATION, AND JUST PLAIN BS'

    The Merck CEO, the first African American to lead a major pharmaceutical company, reprised why he left Trump's manufacturing advisory...

    Council, Company, Companies
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    CITY COUNCIL TO DECIDE IF CONSTRUCTION IMPACT TAX IS CREATIVE FINANCING OR JUST ANOTHER PHILLY TAX | EDITORIAL

    Given the arguments and issues on both sides, how Council proceeds on the construction tax is anyone's guess, but the good news is...

    Taxes, Tax, Housing, House, Finance, Council, Construction, Financing
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    TEARY OWNER OF NEW OCEAN RESORT SAID HE INVESTED IN FORMER REVEL WITHOUT EVER VISITING ATLANTIC CITY

    An emotional Bruce Deifik testified before the New Jersey Casino Control Commission at a licensing hearing on Wednesday, June 20, eight...

    Property, Invest, Investments, Investment
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    TRUMP MEETS WITH LAWMAKERS ABOUT ZTE DEAL OPPOSED IN SENATE

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump met Wednesday with Republican lawmakers after the Senate moved to block a White House plan to allow...

    Telecom, Buy, House, Housing, Moving
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    YOU NO LONGER GET FREE BURGER KING WHOPPERS FOR LIFE IF YOU HAVE A WORLD CUP STAR'S BABY

    In a social media post, Burger King's Russia team offered 3 million rubles and a lifetime supply of Whoppers to "women who get pregnant...

    World, Russia, Medias, Media
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    TEMPLE UNIVERSITY WILL HIRE RESTRUCTURING OFFICER FOR HEALTH SYSTEM, COULD SELL FOX CHASE AND JEANES

    Temple University's board of trustees on Wednesday announced that the North Philadelphia institution will hire a chief restructuring...

  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    2 AIRLINES ASK US NOT TO PUT MIGRANT CHILDREN ON FLIGHTS

    DALLAS - American Airlines and United Airlines say they have asked the Trump administration not to put migrant children who have been...

  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    INSTAGRAM UNVEILS NEW VIDEO SERVICE IN CHALLENGE TO YOUTUBE

    SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook's Instagram app is loosening its restraints on video in an attempt to lure younger viewers away from YouTube.

    Video, Videos, Services, Service
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    APPLE SIGNS DEAL WITH SESAME WORKSHOP FOR KIDS' SHOWS

    LOS ANGELES - Apple is getting into business with the prestigious Sesame Workshop.

    Business
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    DIMON, BEZOS, BUFFETT TAP HARVARD'S GAWANDE FOR HEALTH FIRM

    The new firm - meant to help the three companies improve care and lower costs - will be based in Boston and Atul Gawande will start...

    Companies, Company
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    CANADA TO ANNOUNCE MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION DATE SOON

    TORONTO - The Canadian government said Wednesday it will soon announce the date when cannabis will become legal - but warned it will...

    Legal, Government
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    US TO REQUIRE MORE SCREENING OF POWDERS IN CARRY-ON BAGGAGE

    U.S. security officials will require more screening of powdered substances in carry-on bags on international flights headed to the...

    United States, Security
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    CAN KIKI VODKA SURVIVE IN PA.'S CROWDED CRAFT SPIRITS MARKET?

    Pennsylvania has 85 active licensed limited distilleries, up from seven in 2012, the first year licenses were available.

    Market, Marketing
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    HOTEL-CONDO HYBRID TOWER PLANNED FOR CORNER IN OLD CITY RESTAURANT-SUPPLY ROW

    Revolution Development Group's proposed tower at Second and Race would encompass 117 hotel guest rooms on its lower stories, with 24...

  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    BETHLEHEM VOTES TO DECRIMINALIZE SMALL AMOUNTS OF MARIJUANA

    Bethlehem City Council on Tuesday voted to decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana, making the penalty like a traffic...

    Council
  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    TAKEOVER BATTLE: DISNEY/FOX REACH $71B DEAL, BLOWING AWAY COMCAST

    The Walt Disney Co.s new offer is 36 percent higher than the one it reached with 21st Century Fox in December.

  • By Philly   -   Jun 20, 2018

    CLINICAL TRIAL FIRM GREENPHIRE PARTNERS WITH LYFT TO GIVE RIDES FOR PATIENTS TESTING EXPERIMENTAL CARE

    Greenphire, a financial software provider for clinical trials, is partnering with ride-share company Lyft to help clinical trial sites...

    Company, Companies
  • By Philly   -   Jun 19, 2018

    HOUSE MOVES TO AMEND MEDICAL MARIJUANA LAW'S RESEARCH RULES

    HARRISBURG, Pa. - State lawmakers moved Tuesday to reinstate the research provision of Pennsylvania's medical marijuana law, a month...

    Moving, Housing, House