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Tweet Follow me USA TODAYThe story went viral after a Philadelphia neighborhood watch group posted a blurry cellphone picture on its Facebook page of a half-naked man in his car holding up what appears to be cheese. The group dubbed him the “Swiss Cheese Pervert.” Copyright …Philly’s So-Called ‘Swiss Cheese Pervert’ Pleads GuiltyCBS Local“Swiss Cheese Pervert” Pleads Guilty to Indecent Exposure ChargesNBC 10 PhiladelphiaNorristown man dubbed ‘Swiss Cheese pervert’...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The fifth annual Awesome Fest began today, with the aim of making Philadelphia a little more awesome with free outdoor events. Josh Goldbloom, founder and artistic director of Awesome Fest, says nothing is more awesome than … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesWASHINGTON — The 89-year-old Johann Breyer shuffled unsteadily into a federal courtroom in Philadelphia on Wednesday morning, using a cane for support as he sank slowly into a chair at the defense table. The retired toolmaker from what was then …Philadelphia Man Accused Of Serving As Nazi Guard At Auschwitz Appears In …CBS LocalOnetime Auschwitz Guard Arrested In Philadelphia On German WarrantNPR (blog)89-year-old Philadelphia man accused of war crimes as Nazi death-camp...

Tweet Follow me Philly.comFederal authorities arrested the retired Northeast Philadelphia toolmaker, who worked as an armed guard at two Nazi death camps during World War II, and said they would support a bid to send him back to Germany, where he was charged Tuesday with … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me 1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In West Philadelphia ShootingsCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – One man is dead and another man is hospitalized following separate shootings in West Philadelphia Wednesday night. The first shooting happened a little before 8 p.m. on the 1900 block of South 60th Street, between Chester and … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me 1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In Philadelphia ShootingsCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – One man is dead and another man is hospitalized following separate shootings in Philadelphia Wednesday night. The first shooting happened a little before 8 p.m. on the 1900 block of South 60th Street, between Chester and … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CNN(CNN) — An alleged former Nazi camp guard who has lived in the United States since the 1950s is facing possible extradition to Germany following his arrest in Philadelphia, authorities said Wednesday. Federal authorities are moving to extradite Johann …A Retiree, 89, Is Held in Deaths at AuschwitzNew York TimesPhilly man arrested on Nazi death camp chargesCBS NewsOnetime Auschwitz Guard Arrested In Philadelphia On German WarrantNPR (blog)Wall Street Journal –USA TODAYall 250...

Tweet Follow me Philadelphia lands spot on short list to host 2016 Democratic National ConventionThe Daily PennsylvanianThe Democratic National Committee revealed on Saturday, June 7 the six final candidate cities for the 2016 convention — and Philadelphia made the cut. In April, the Committee initially invited 15 cities to submit bids, but only Birmingham, Cleveland, … …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Washington Post (blog)What a stunning turn of events: Just months ago, the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News and Philly.com had far too many owners. An ownership faction led by New Jersey political force George Norcross was battling another faction …Lenfest secures sole ownership of Philadelphia newspapersNew York PostLenfest Now Sole Owner of Philadelphia’s Two Daily NewspapersCBS LocalPhilly news heir sells stake; Lenfest sole ownerMacon Telegraph (blog) all 26 news...

Tweet Follow me Philadelphia Police Say Teen, Money Taken During Bustleton Home InvasionCBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police say a teenager was kidnapped and money taken from a home in the Bustleton section of the city. Two men reportedly entered the house on the 10100 block of Ferndale Street on Wednesday around 1:30 p.m. … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Businessman and philanthropist Gerry Lenfest is now the sole owner of the company that publishes the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News. Lenfest says he respects Drew Katz’s decision to sell the Katz family interest in the …Lewis Katz’s Family Sells Stake Of Philadelphia NewspapersHuffington Post all 22 news articles …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesWASHINGTON — In what could prove to be the last Nazi case on American soil, federal officials on Tuesday arrested an 89-year-old immigrant in Philadelphia who is accused of having been a Nazi SS guard at Auschwitz and Buchenwald during World War II.Philadelphia Man Accused Of Serving As Nazi Guard At Auschwitz Appears In …CBS LocalPhiladelphia Man Arrested for Alleged Nazi War CrimesPhiladelphia Magazine (blog)US judge says Germany seeks Philadelphia man accused of being Nazi...

Tweet Follow me Pittsburgh Post-GazettePHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams has convened a grand jury to investigate whether several state lawmakers accepted money from an informant in exchange for political favors. Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane had …Philadelphia DA to tackle political corruption caseAllentown Morning CallSeth Williams Takes Abandoned Sting to Grand JuryPhiladelphia Magazine (blog)Grand Jury to Investigate Alleged Political CorruptionNBC 10 Philadelphia all...

Tweet Follow me Philly.comThe season officially begins Saturday, but the temperature in Philadelphia on Tuesday soared above 90 degrees for the first time this year, and the mercury will likely reach an even higher point today, forecasters say. The National Weather Service is …The heat is on: Heat advisory issued for PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Business Journal all 9 news articles …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me US Arrests Philadelphia Man Who Worked at Nazi Death CampNew York TimesWASHINGTON — In what could prove to be the last Nazi case on American soil, federal officials on Tuesday arrested an 89-year-old immigrant in Philadelphia who is accused of having been a Nazi SS guard at Auschwitz and Buchenwald during World War II.Northeast Philadelphia man expected to face extradition for Nazi war crimesPhilly.com all 3 news articles …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesThe Philadelphia superintendent of schools, William R. Hite Jr., made a last-minute plea for funding on Tuesday to city and state lawmakers, saying he needs at least an additional $96 million to offer students even a “wholly inadequate” education next …Philadelphia School District Pleads For Adequate City and State FundingCBS LocalPhiladelphia schools plead for at least $96 millionThe Times HeraldPhilly Schools Need $96M, Says SuperintendentNBC 10 PhiladelphiaEnquirerheraldall...

Tweet Follow me Major League SoccerCHESTER, Pa. – When Andrew Wenger scored the go-ahead goal in the second extra time session of Tuesday’s US Open Cup game against the Harrisburg City Islanders, he didn’t too much celebrating. Instead, the Philadelphia Union striker put his hands in …City Islanders to meet Major League Soccer’s Philadelphia Union in the fourth …The Patriot-NewsPhiladelphia Union outlast Harrisburg City Islanders, 3-1, in OT in Open CupNJ.comMatch Report: Philadelphia...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia Health Commissioner Donald F. Schwarz, MD, MPH has issued a Heat Advisory for the city Wednesday. In addition, the Camden County Health Officer has issued a Heat Alert Tuesday and Wednesday, effective noon to … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me Little Baby’s not crying over Big Gay addition to Philadelphia ice cream sceneNewsworks.orgDespite my best efforts, a gangland rivalry between New York and Philadelphia could be not fabricated. Big Gay Ice Cream, which made soft-serve hip again with creative toppings, is setting up shop in Philadelphia, the home turf of local ice cream … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CBS LocalPHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Quick, tell all your out of town friends: Philadelphia is one of the least expensive U.S. cities to visit this summer. TripAdvisor recently released its fourth annual “TripIndex Cities,” which compares the average prices of an … and more …read more Source: Philadelphia News From Google News ...