The Pulse focuses on stories at the heart of health, science and innovation in the Philadelphia region.
Philadelphia officials are revving up for recreational marijuana
Psychiatry, public health and law enforcement leaders — including Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner — are taking a “not if, but when” approach.
2 hours ago
Nonprofit leader accuses police officers of excessive force, false arrest
The civil complaint alleges that an officer hit the woman in the face, then conspired with two other officers to falsely arrest her.
14 hours ago
Equitable or not enough? Philly Council just changed the 10-year tax abatement
After weeks of heated debate, City Council passed a bill reducing the value of Philly’s 10-year property tax abatement on new residential construction.
16 hours ago
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