NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — UIL Holdings says it will expand its natural gas business by spending $1.86 billion in cash to buy the operations of Philadelphia Gas Works, which serves about 500,000 customers.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Allen Iverson is at last headed straight to the top in Philadelphia.
Iverson, one of the all-time great 76ers, was set to have his No. 3 retired at halftime of Saturday's game against Washington.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeremy Maclin gets a second chance to play in Chip Kelly's offense.
Maclin and the Philadelphia Eagles agreed on a one-year contract, preventing the wide receiver from becoming a free agent next month. Maclin missed the entire 2013 season after tearing his right ACL in training camp.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An inspirational 1778 letter written by George Washington to the leaders of Philadelphia during the Revolutionary War is for sale.
Nathan Raab, a dealer in rare letters and autographs, tells Newsworks.org (http://bit.ly/1fz3bqW) that Washington wrote the letter in December 1778, shortly after British forces withdrew from Philadelphia.