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U.S. appetite for drugs begets violence migrants are fleeing
Topic - Philadelphia
The Kastles' 31-match conference win steak ended in a 22-15 loss to the Philadelphia Freedoms.
Saint John Paul II's teaching on love and sexuality shows the dignity of the human body and how concrete acts of mercy are demanded of all of us, says priest and author Father Michael Gaitley.
An offensive explosion and a quality start helped Washington trounce Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon, 10-3, and roll into the All-Star break. More here.
Ryan Zimmerman's go-ahead single in the 10th inning had the Nationals celebrating on the field. And the team also found out on Saturday that right-hander Jordan Zimmermann, who had Tommy John surgery in August 2009, doesn't have structural damage to his throwing shoulder or elbow now.
Werth homered and drove in four runs, and Tanner Roark pitched seven strong innings to lead the Washington Nationals to a 10-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
Zimmermann (6-5), who had Tommy John surgery in August 2009, called the Nationals' training staff out after he threw a pitch to Cameron Rupp with one out in the fourth. He showed no obvious discomfort, but left the mound after a short discussion with the training staff and Williams. He doesn't feel the problem is related to his shoulder or elbow.
Living and working in sanctuary, Milton Mateo Garcia is accused of forcing a woman into her apartment and raping her repeatedly. With Mr. Garcia now facing trial, ICE has lodged a detainer against him, requesting that local police notify federal immigration authorities before he would be released. But Philadelphia police won't honor that request unless Mr. Garcia is convicted of a violent felony and a judicial warrant is issued.
Americans celebrate the Declaration of Independence on Friday, taking for granted that the cherished document is, and always has been, readily secure and protected in terms of its original parchment.
Merck invests in new life-saving programs for moms, as maternal mortality rates in the U.S. continue to climb.
The Capitals have used their first pick on a player from a Swedish League in six of the last eight years.
Archbishop Charles J. Chaput of Philadelphia said that he is "deeply disappointed" that a district judge has denied the archdiocese an initial injunction against the federal contraception mandate.
When it comes to trade chips, the Caps own the 13th pick overall, along with three players that could interest other teams — forwards Marcus Johansson and Troy Brouwer and defenseman Mike Green.
Why the 76ers might trade the reigning Rookie of the Year and likely landing spits for Joel Embiid.
Regional rail lines in greater Philadelphia were back up and running Sunday after President Obama stepped into a dispute between labor and management and ordered more than 400 engineers and electricians back to work.
The president of the Pontifical Council for the Family urged the U.S. bishops to help share the message that the 2015 World Meeting of Families is intended to show that man is made for love.