Tag Archives: Philadelphia

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Starbucks employee fired after mocking stuttering customer

Starbucks says an employee in Philadelphia has been fired after reportedly mocking a customer with a stutter.

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Starbucks CEO apologizes for ‘reprehensible’ arrest of two black men

The CEO of Starbucks has apologized for an incident at one of the mammoth chain’s Philadelphia cafes where two black men were arrested while waiting for a friend.

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76ers, Embiid agree on max contract extension

Philadelphia bet its future on Embiid, signing one of the more talented, yet injury-prone, players in the game to a league maximum contract extension.

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Kyrie Irving Return Rumors 2015: ‘Uncle Drew’ Returns! [VIDEO]

Cleveland Cavaliers will have plenty to celebrate about with word that Kyrie Irving will be officially suiting up this Sunday against the Philadelphia 76ers.

NBA: Okafor suspended two games by ‘disappointed’ 76ers

The ban comes a day after the 76ers ended a 28-game losing streak over two seasons with a home victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, their first victory of the 2015-16 campaign after opening with 18 consecutive losses.

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2015 NBA Draft: Will it be Russell or Mudiay for Philly?

With the first two picks of the draft set to be frontcourt players, the next two picks are again a toss-up between two talented point guards. Even if both D’Angelo Russell and Emmanuel Mudiay play the same position, their games are opposites—each with their own unique set of skills.

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Creed, Rocky spin-off to be shot in the UK

The new ‘Rocky’ spin-off movie ‘Creed’ – starring Sylvester Stallone – is set to be shot in London.