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Philadelphia: Largest city in Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, colloquially Philly, is the largest city in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2019 estimated population of 1,584,064. Since 1854, the city has had the same geographic boundaries as Philadelphia County, the most-populous county in Pennsylvania and the urban core of the eighth-largest U.S. metropolitan statistical area, with over 6 million residents as of 2017. Philadelphia is also the economic and cultural center of the greater Delaware Valley along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill rivers within the Northeast megalopolis. The Delaware Valley's population of 7.2 million makes it the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States.

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Governors tighten restrictions as COVID-19 surges [Video]

Governors tighten restrictions as COVID-19 surges

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Biden commemorates Veterans Day in Philadelphia [Video]

Biden commemorates Veterans Day in Philadelphia

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Dr. Jill Biden presented a wreath at the Korean War Memorial at Penn's Landing, in Philadelphia, to mark Veterans Day.

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Police probe alleged plot on PA election venue [Video]

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Trump should 'put his big boy pants on' -Philly mayor

As votes continue to be counted, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney on Friday said, "what we have seen here in Philadelphia is democracy pure and simple" and blasted President Donald Trump's campaign for..

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Philadelphia probes alleged plot on election venue [Video]

Philadelphia probes alleged plot on election venue

Philadelphia police said Friday they are investigating an alleged plot to attack Pennsylvania Convention Center, where U.S. election votes are still being counted. Gloria Tso reports.

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Philadelphia police release bodycam video of fatal shooting [Video]

Philadelphia police release bodycam video of fatal shooting

[NFA] Philadelphia officials on Wednesday urged calm as they released body camera footage from two police officers who shot and killed Walter Wallace Jr., a Black man armed with a knife and described..

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Protests over vote-counting sweep U.S. cities [Video]

Protests over vote-counting sweep U.S. cities

[NFA] A second day of sometimes dueling demonstrations over the integrity of the U.S. presidential election started early on Thursday in Philadelphia and other cities as ballot counting dragged on in a..

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Dueling voting protests converge in Philadelphia [Video]

Dueling voting protests converge in Philadelphia

A second day of sometimes dueling demonstrations over the integrity of the U.S. presidential election started early on Thursday in Philadelphia and other cities as ballot counting dragged on in a..

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'Count every vote' protest spreads to Philadelphia [Video]

'Count every vote' protest spreads to Philadelphia

Moments after Trump campaign surrogates in Pennsylvania falsely claimed victory there, demonstrators took to the streets of Philadelphia on Wednesday, demanding every vote be counted.

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Democrat Joe Biden said on Wednesday he was headed toward a victory over President Donald Trump in the U.S. election after claiming the pivotal Midwestern states of Wisconsin and Michigan, while the..

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Philadelphia elections official: We're still counting [Video]

Philadelphia elections official: We're still counting

Philadelphia's top election official says in-person ballots are still beingcounted and the reporting has been delayed. The announcement comes aspresident Donald Trump called for a halting of counting,..

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Election workers count votes in Philadelphia [Video]

Election workers count votes in Philadelphia

Election workers counted votes at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia after polls closed at 8 p.m. local time (0100 GMT).

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Officials count in close states Texas, Ohio and Philadelphia [Video]

Officials count in close states Texas, Ohio and Philadelphia

As polls close across America, officials at counting stations prepare for thelong challenge ahead as eyes turn to the rust belt states that could run wellinto the week.

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Joe Biden promises to unite the US on final election push in Philadelphia [Video]

Joe Biden promises to unite the US on final election push in Philadelphia

Joe Biden addressed supporters in Philadelphia on Tuesday, saying that if hegets elected President there won't be "red states or blue states, just theUnited States of America". With almost 102 million..

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Murder charges likely unwarranted for PA cops -lawyer [Video]

Murder charges likely unwarranted for PA cops -lawyer

The Philadelphia police officers who shot and killed a Black man under mental duress should probably not be charged with murder, said Shaka Johnson on Thursday, a lawyer for the man's family. Johnson..

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Philadelphia sets citywide curfew to quell unrest [Video]

Philadelphia sets citywide curfew to quell unrest

Philadelphia officials imposed a citywide after-dark curfew on Wednesday, seeking to avert a third night of violence amid protests over the fatal police shooting of a Black man wielding a knife and..

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Philadelphia shooting: US has 'structural issues' on law enforcement [Video]

Philadelphia shooting: US has 'structural issues' on law enforcement

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NYC Mayor says protest 'offenses must be prosecuted' [Video]

NYC Mayor says protest 'offenses must be prosecuted'

New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio commented on unrest in Brooklyn following the police killing of a Black man in Philadelphia, saying "no violence is acceptable."

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In Philadelphia unrest, a family appeals for calm [Video]

In Philadelphia unrest, a family appeals for calm

The father of Walter Wallace, a Philadelphia Black man shot dead by police, is appealing for calm as a second night of protests over his son's death brought renewed violence. Matthew Larotonda reports.

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Large protests after Philadelphia police shooting [Video]

Large protests after Philadelphia police shooting

Protesters confronted police in a night of unrest in Philadelphia, after thefatal shooting of a black man by officers was caught on video.

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'Stop this violence:' father of Walter Wallace Jr. speaks [Video]

'Stop this violence:' father of Walter Wallace Jr. speaks

Walter Wallace Jr.'s father urged protesters Tuesday night to stop violence and chaos in Philadelphia.

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