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Shocking images capture an explosion at a Philadelphia refinery — that was felt miles away

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shared a video of the explosion, and said highlighted the dangers of climate change.

More than 70 Philadelphia police officers placed on administrative duty over allegedly racist and anti-Muslim social media posts

More than 70 Philadelphia police officers were placed on desk duty following an investigation into 'racist and anti-Muslim' comments on social media.
A $250,000 home for sale in Phoenix, Arizona.

What a $250,000 home looks like in 25 major US cities

We teamed up with Trulia to see what a $250,00 home looks like in the 25 most populous cities in the US.
Landfill pollution

China is refusing to take ‘foreign garbage’ from the US, so these 6 cities are burning or throwing away your recycling

Dozens of US cities, including a few major ones like Chicago and Philadelphia, are treating recyclable goods as trash.
Students involved in the photography project displayed their work on Thursday, April 25th at Taller Puertoriqueño in Philadelphia.

33 high-school students took photos to capture the everyday reality of living in North Philadelphia, where the poverty rate is 40% and life expectancy...

33 high-school students took hundreds of photos as part of a project to assess the health needs of Latinos in a section of North Philadelphia.
U.S. President Trump welcomes South Korea’s President Moon to the White House in Washington

US mayors call Trump’s bluff on sending detained migrants to sanctuary cities

"Like so many issues we are forced to talk about during this presidency, this isn't a real idea or a real proposal, it's just another scare tactic."
An Amazon Go store, which does not accept cash.

Cities and states around the country are banning stores from refusing to accept cash, and it’s a troubling trend for Amazon

The backlash against cashless stores is troubling news for expanding cashless chains like Amazon Go.
Philadelphia Police believe the pizza delivery man was lured into a trap.

A Philadelphia man was robbed and killed after delivering a pizza to an abandoned house — and police say it fits into a recent pattern

On Tuesday, someone ordered a pizza in Philadelphia. Bobby Jenkins, 30, made the delivery to the abandoned house, where he was robbed and killed.

A longtime homicide detective is accused of raping and groping dozens of young men who were victims or suspects in cases he investigated

Philip Nordo, 52, an ex-homicide detective in Philadelphia, is accused of grooming and sexually assaulting dozens of men over the course of years.
Shenzhen's China Resources Headquarters is the fourth tallest building completed in 2018.

The tallest skyscrapers of 2018 include a helipad, sky gardens, and an indoor skating rink

The tallest skyscrapers build in 2018 are mostly in China, with the exception of a few giant structures in Philadelphia and Malaysia.