×

Top News & Analysis Philadelphia

  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump appears at a campaign rally in Warren, Michigan October 31 2016.

    No one can afford to take the presidential election for granted, political veterans and analysts told CNBC's "Power Lunch" on the eve of Election Day.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday, rebounding from stunning overnight losses fueled by the U.S. election as sectors that appeared poised to benefit from a Donald Trump presidency led the charge. A curb on drug pricing was one of the key campaign themes for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, while Republican President-elect Donald...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. stocks futures pointed to a sharply lower open for Wall Street on Wednesday, as a market that had been projecting an election victory by Democrat Hillary Clinton scrambled to recalibrate to an upset win by Republican Donald Trump. Trump campaigned strongly on taxing imports from Mexico and China and building a wall on the southern border for...

  • Donald Trump holds a sign supporting coal during a rally at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, on October 10, 2016.

    NBC News now projects Donald Trump to win Pennsylvania and its 20 electoral votes, bringing him beyond the 270 electoral votes needed to win the presidency.

  • Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority buses sit out of service at the Oregon Avenue Depot SEPTA facility in Philadelphia.

    A transit strike in Philadelphia ended Monday as a workers' union reached a tentative five-year agreement, according to media reports.

  • MANCHESTER, N.H./ STERLING HEIGHTS, MICHIGAN, Nov 7- A s Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton criss-crossed the United States on Sunday in a final, frenzied burst of campaigning, the Republican said he was the "last chance" to fix a broken country while his Democratic rival said a "moment of reckoning" had arrived. Supporters near Pittsburgh booed a song by musician Bruce...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 7- A deal struck in 2012 to save the U.S. East Coast's oldest and largest refinery seemed to have all of the right elements for success: private investors, big oil and taxpayer funding, and the promise of a private-public partnership that would help job growth and consumers. A sharp decline in the price of oil sourced in North Dakota has hammered profits...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 4- As Americans vote for a new president on Tuesday, hundreds of thousands of voters in California's Bay Area and Boulder, Colorado, will also decide whether they want levies on sugary drinks, another step toward making soda taxes a norm. Three cities in California- San Francisco, Berkeley and Albany- and Boulder, Colorado, have become the latest...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 4- As Americans vote for a new president on Tuesday, hundreds of thousands of voters in California's Bay Area and Boulder, Colorado, will also decide whether they want levies on sugary drinks, another step toward making soda taxes a norm. Three cities in California- San Francisco, Berkeley and Albany- and Boulder, Colorado, have become the latest...

  • Voters in this small city in the San Francisco Bay area will be voting on a penny-per-ounce soda tax Tuesday. Proponents are pushing for lawmakers in Birmingham to consider a penny-per-ounce tax on sugary beverages to fill a shortfall for Medicaid. Voters in this small city in the San Francisco Bay will be voting on a penny-per-ounce soda tax on Nov. 8.

  • Voters in this small city in the San Francisco Bay area will be voting on a penny-per-ounce soda tax Tuesday. Proponents are pushing for lawmakers in Birmingham to consider a penny-per-ounce tax on sugary beverages to fill a shortfall for Medicaid. Voters in this small city in the San Francisco Bay will be voting on a penny-per-ounce soda tax on Nov. 8.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 4- As Americans vote for a new president on Tuesday, hundreds of thousands of voters in California's Bay Area and Boulder, Colorado, will also decide whether they want levies on sugary drinks, another step toward making soda taxes a norm. Three cities in California- San Francisco, Berkeley and Albany- and Boulder, Colorado, have become the latest...

  • *Fed more optimistic inflation rising to target. *Says case for rate increase has continued to strengthen. WASHINGTON, Nov 2- The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday in its last policy decision before the U.S. election, but signaled it could hike in December as the economy gathers momentum and inflation picks up.

  • Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority buses sit out of service at the Oregon Avenue Depot SEPTA facility in Philadelphia.

    A union representing about 4,700 transit workers in Philadelphia went on strike early Tuesday after failing to reach a contract agreement, USA Today reports.

  • Train personel survey the NJ Transit train that crashed in to the platform at the Hoboken Terminal September 29, 2016 in Hoboken, New Jersey.

    A damaged New Jersey Transit commuter train that crashed into Hoboken's terminal last week has been removed from the station to undergo further examination.

  • A derailed New Jersey Transit train is seen under a collapsed roof after it derailed and crashed into the station in Hoboken, New Jersey

    The train that crashed in Hoboken on Thursday was not equipped with technology that could have prevented it, NBC News reports.

  • The Startup 3D Printing Skin

    CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on the next generation of 3D printing in Philly with BioBots, a company launched in 2014 by a UPenn graduate.

  • RevZilla’s Ecommerce Empire

    CNBC's Kate Roger's talks RevZilla, an ecommerce giant selling motorcycling apparel, parts and accessories on the web and in its single standalone store in Philly.

  • A worker uses a torch at the Watermark Designs manufacturing facility in Brooklyn, New York.

    Manufacturing in New York state remained weak in September, while a Philadelphia business gauge unexpectedly jumped.

  • Firefighters battle blaze at Philadelphia church

    CNBC's Sara Eisen on the latest on the two-alarm fire in Philadelphia.