PHILADELPHIA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PHILADELPHIA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Philadelphia plans parade for Little League team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343225-77/team-parade-philadelphia-series.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343225-77/team-parade-philadelphia-series.html.csp">Philadelphia plans parade for Little League team</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEAN CARLIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.135-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • A youth baseball team whose star pitcher appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated is getting the champion’s treatment as the city hosts a parade honoring the team’s appearance in the Little League World Series. The team is to travel about four miles by float from the downtown business district to a park in south Philadelphia during Wednesday’s parade. Along the parade route, there will be musical performances. The two-hour parade will be followed by a rally at the park. The Phi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432252014-08-27T23:28:58.135-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:58.135-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343225@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT Researchers: World Trade Center ship dates to 1773 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58243258-68/ship-center-trade-1773.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58243258-68/ship-center-trade-1773.html.csp">Researchers: World Trade Center ship dates to 1773</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T18:38:35.726-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 06:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mark Lennihan | AP file photo Planks of an 18th century ship stick out of the mud at the World Trade Center construction site in New York in 2010. Columbia University scientists say this week they have determined wood used in the ship’s frame came from a Philadelphia-area forest in 1773.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243258@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:38:35 MDT Nazi suspect dies hours before extradition ruling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58216962-68/breyer-death-auschwitz-camp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58216962-68/breyer-death-auschwitz-camp.html.csp">Nazi suspect dies hours before extradition ruling</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T19:25:18.191-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 07:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • An 89-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect died in custody hours before a U.S. ruling Wednesday that he should be extradited to Germany to face trial. Johann Breyer died Tuesday night at a Philadelphia hospital, where he had been transferred Saturday after a month in jail, his lawyer and the U.S. Marshals Service said. His death was disclosed Wednesday just as U.S. Magistrate Timothy Rice approved the extradition request, which would still have needed final U.S. government review. Ri...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58216962@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:25:18 MDT MLS roundup: Feilhaber’s late goal lifts Sporting K.C. over Columbus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192579-77/minute-columbus-sporting-philadelphia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192579-77/minute-columbus-sporting-philadelphia.html.csp">MLS roundup: Feilhaber’s late goal lifts Sporting K.C. over Columbus</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:44:01.684-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbus, Ohio • Benny Feilhaber scored in the 93rd minute, and Sporting Kansas City earned its fourth consecutive road win by beating Columbus 2-1 on Wednesday night. Feilhaber rifled a shot off the crossbar from just outside the 18-yard box to move Sporting KC into first place in the Eastern Conference. C.J. Sapong’s header gave Sporting K.C. a 1-0 lead in the first half. Columbus tied it when Chad Barson lofted a cross inside the 6-yard box that deflected off Igor Juliao’s shoulder for an own...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581925792014-07-17T16:44:01.684-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:44:01.684-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58192579@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:44:01 MDT Factory growth fastest in three years in Philly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58194032-79/fastest-growth-july-manufacturing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58194032-79/fastest-growth-july-manufacturing.html.csp">Factory growth fastest in three years in Philly</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T08:39:02.254-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 08:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Manufacturing in the Philadelphia region surged in July, expanding at its fastest pace in more than three years, as new orders, shipments, and hiring all rose. The Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia says its index of regional factory activity rose to 23.9 in July from 17.8 in June. Any reading above zero indicates growth. July’s figure is the highest since March 2011. The data comes after a separate Fed report Wednesday suggested manufacturing output increased at a healthy pace in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581940322014-07-17T08:39:02.254-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T08:39:02.254-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194032@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 08:39:02 MDT Comcast ‘embarrassed’ by customer service rep http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58188145-79/comcast-block-customer-service.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58188145-79/comcast-block-customer-service.html.csp">Comcast ‘embarrassed’ by customer service rep</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T20:53:02.499-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 08:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • Cable and Internet giant Comcast is apologizing after a tech-savvy California customer posted eight minutes of telephone conversation online in which he tried repeatedly to get a customer service representative to disconnect his service. The customer, Ryan Block, succeeds in getting the unidentified Comcast rep to agree to disconnect his service, but only after the rep repeatedly asks Block for a reason. At one point, Block says, “I can guarantee right now that you are doing an in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581881452014-07-15T20:53:02.499-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T20:53:02.499-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188145@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:53:02 MDT Police: 2 critical in Philly food truck explosion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142433-68/truck-explosion-street-outside.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58142433-68/truck-explosion-street-outside.html.csp">Police: 2 critical in Philly food truck explosion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH CORNFIELD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T10:36:01.597-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Philadelphia • A propane tank on a food truck in Philadelphia exploded into a fireball, critically injuring a mother and daughter and sending at least nine others to the hospital, police said. The truck exploded Tuesday evening outside an auto body shop in the city’s Feltonville neighborhood. Authorities said a 42-year-old woman and her 17-year-old daughter, who were working on the food truck, were in critical condition Wednesday with burns across a substantial portion of their bodies. Also hosp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142433@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:36:01 MDT