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Inside the Philly cop shootings

Brandon Holveck and Brittany Horn Delaware News Journal Published 4:07 PM EDT Aug 16, 2019 Early Wednesday afternoon, Delia Donze and her boyfriend, Corey Wadkins, walked their dog down the 3700 block of North 15th Street, a one-lane, tree-lined section of North Philadelphia’s Tioga-Nicetown neighborhood. The block was quieter than theirs one street over on […]

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Frustrated Philadelphia mayor calls for gun control. Here's why it hasn't happened in his city.

Tricia Nadolny USA TODAY Published 4:16 PM EDT Aug 16, 2019 As the standoff between a man wielding an assault-style rifle and Philadelphia officers unfolded Wednesday night, Mayor Jim Kenney huddled at police headquarters and listened to round after round of gunfire crackle over the radios. Hours later, as police continued to negotiate with the shooter, […]