The officer, who had been with the department just over a year, is seen in the video repeatedly punching the man. The mayor called the footage “very disturbing.”
Using bipartisanship and avoiding liberal tendencies, conservative governors in states like Maryland and Massachusetts may survive a blue wave in the midterms.
A ferry captain on Delaware Bay tries to keep to schedule, but he drops anchor when whales approach or a triathlon starts.
Record rainfall in the Mid-Atlantic region pushed trash and debris downstream and into Maryland waters. State officials say it’s not their garbage. So whose is it?
The TV home of “The Brady Bunch,” on the market for the first time in decades, was the most viewed property of the month.
What are your favorite tunes about summer in the city? The host of “New Sounds,” on WNYC, shares his own list.
Mr. Lenfest made $1 billion in the cable industry and gave most of it away to arts, education and journalism institutions.
In a deeply Democratic state, a Republican governor prospers. The president could ruin that.
For much of a rally on Thursday night in Pennsylvania, President Trump focused on his multiple grievances with the Washington press corps.
Lou Barletta is lagging in the Pennsylvania Senate race, despite embracing the immigration polices that helped Donald Trump turn the state red in 2016.
The move by a Harrisburg bishop comes ahead of a grand jury report expected to expose decades of mishandled cases of child sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.
Ryan Burke, 21, a former member of the university’s Beta Theta Pi chapter, had pleaded guilty to nine misdemeanor charges in the death of a pledge.
N.B.A. Commissioner Adam Silver has made it clear that sports betting is the future. His league’s deal with a gaming company is the latest step.
A nationwide organization promotes localism — finding ways to make capitalism work better for underprivileged communities in cities or rural areas.
A Baltimore-based community program provides the architecture for kids’ success.
Muslim children were repeatedly warned about their clothing at a Wilmington, Del., pool, leading the mayor to apologize and the city to open an investigation.
A federal judge ruled that the case, which argues that Mr. Trump is improperly benefiting from his company’s Washington hotel, should be allowed to proceed.
Rose Strauss, whose exchange with a Pennsylvania candidate for governor went viral, has vowed to promote the ouster of politicians who she says aren’t working for her generation.
The determination, if upheld by the court system, would mean that he would be classified as a registered sex offender and it could affect his sentencing.
Over two decades, prosecutors say, an archivist at the city’s library and a rare-book dealer conspired to sell stolen books.
Young independent artists are writing the city’s present, and future, into their music.
The city says the rapper’s Labor Day weekend music festival will have to move from the iconic Benjamin Franklin Parkway after this year.
Philadelphia is well known as a destination for hipsters priced out of New York City. But it is increasingly appealing to foreign-born New Yorkers as well.
Majority-black cities, like my hometown near Pittsburgh, want to be part of the tech revival. Companies should do more to include them.
The cause of the explosion at the Letterkenny Army Depot in Chambersburg, Pa., was being investigated, officials said.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has called the limits on deductions an “economic missile” at the heart of New York and its economy.
While rural areas offer manufacturers some advantages, they can no longer count on lower salaries for workers or finding employees with the skills they need.