Five years after their explosive investigation of rogue narcotics cops, Wendy Ruderman and Barbara Laker's stunning new book, Busted, takes us behind the scenes to see how it all went down.
A 2013 Gallup study found a whopping 70 percent of us aren’t satisfied with our jobs. But the taxi industry is a unique situation—partly because it used to be the sort of business that was tough, but had a huge payoff.
From Fishtown to South Philly, the caffeine trade is booming. Where will you fuel up this week?
American java guru Nick Cho sees roasters, sellers and drinkers all striving toward an ever-higher coffee consciousness.
As was reported on Monday, the Germantown Cab Company was shut down by the Philadelphia Parking Authority for allegedly failing to turn over proper documentation related to its drivers’ background checks. The 150 cabs the company uses are now out of service. “We want every member of the riding public to be able to enter a [...]
After the U.S. Senate rejected former NAACP Legal Defense Fund Head Deb Adegbile for the U.S. Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division on Wednesday, pundits and writers everywhere began explaining the peculiar vote. After all, Adegbile was clearly qualified. Problem is, he had some degrees of separation with Philadelphia cop-killer Mumia Abu Jamal, and that was enough [...]