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APNewsBreak: 2026 MLB All-Star Game in Philadelphia

Apr. 11, 2019 7:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball's 2026 All-Star Game will be played in Philadelphia to mark the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, a person familiar with the planning told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because no announcement had been made. A news...

'Filthadelphia' tries to shed nickname by cleaning streets

Mar. 29, 2019 6:14 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The City of Brotherly Love was once revolutionary when it came to clean streets, gutters and sidewalks. Benjamin Franklin launched one of America's first street sweeping programs here in the late 1750s. In 1952, the city tied with Memphis, Tennessee, as the nation's cleanest. Those...