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12:51 AM / Sunday March 7, 2021

Week In Review

Justices extend gun owner rights nationwide

July 5, 2010

The Supreme Court held last Monday that Americans have the right to own a gun for self-defense anywhere they live, expanding the conservative court’s embrace of gun rights since John Roberts became Chief Justice.

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S.C. politicians suffer foot-in-mouth disease

June 13, 2010

Whatever it is, there’s something going in South Carolina that’s making its politics and politicians crazy. The latest case in S.C. of foot-in-mouth disease occurred last Thursday when Republican State Sen. Jake Knotts scored a racist two-fer…

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Helen Thomas retires in flap over Israel remarks

June 13, 2010

Longtime Washington journalist Helen Thomas abruptly retired last Monday as a columnist for Hearst News Service following remarks she made about Israel that were denounced by the White House and her press corps colleagues.

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Mayor: Detroit has no answer for killings

June 6, 2010

State and local leaders have called for a federal investigation following the death of second-grader Aiyana Stanley-Jones, who was asleep on a sofa at home when police busted in with guns. At least one bullet was fired that struck the child in her neck and traveled to her brain…

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Recent News

Local

Students to return to Philadelphia Public Schools on rolling schedule beginning March 8

March 5, 2021

The City of Philadelphia, the Philadelphia School District and union officials have announced that PreK through second-grade...

Entertainment

‘Nomadland,’ ‘Borat’ win at a socially distant Golden Globes

March 5, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Chadwick Boseman, Andra Day  and Daniel Kaluuya. Chadwick Boseman wins posthumous award at bicoastal Globes...

Seniors

Five fun ways to keep your cat entertained at home

March 5, 2021

BPT Thanks to the pandemic, many people have gone from working in an office to working from...

Color Of Money

Guest Commentary: Raising the minimum wage is good business

March 5, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: A unknown person holding a sign for the raise of minimum wage at a site...

Seniors

Five fun ways to keep your cat entertained at home

March 5, 2021

BPT Thanks to the pandemic, many people have gone from working in an office to working from...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of March 7, 2021

March 5, 2021

All Signs: Neptune is the planet of dreams, inspiration and imagination as well as illusion, confusion and...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff