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Philadelphia Sheriff Rochelle Bilal talks to reporters during a press conference, Friday, Oct. 9, 2020, in Philadelphia. Bilal, who was elected as Philadelphia’s first Black female sheriff last year, spoke at the news conference with other Black law enforcement groups in Philadelphia to condemn the President Donald Trump endorsements and the process they say ignored their concerns over what they perceived to be racist remarks, support for white supremacist groups and a lack of respect for women from Trump. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

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Aspects of the quiet room at Philadelphia's International Airport (Photos courtesy of Daniel Pipes)

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Aspects of the quiet room at Philadelphia's International Airport (Photos courtesy of Daniel Pipes)

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Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is shown a view of Philadelphia by Lopa Kolluri, Chief Development and Operating Officer for the Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA), Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, in Philadelphia. Carson was in Philadelphia to announce the awarding of $74 million in grants to hundreds of public housing authorities across the country. (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma) ** FILE **

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Illustration on Philadelphia's success in targeting illegal guns by Alexander Hunter/The Washingtion Times

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Philadelphia Aliens Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

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Youths play ice hockey on a frozen pond at Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in Philadelphia during Thursday's winter storm.

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Trash including syringes lay amongst other discarded items near train tracks in Philadelphia, Monday, July 31, 2017. Workers are preparing to clean up the open-air heroin market that has thrived for decades along a set of train tracks a few miles outside the heart of Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Packaging for syringes lay amongst other discarded items near train tracks in Philadelphia, Monday, July 31, 2017. Workers are preparing to clean up the open-air heroin market that has thrived for decades along a set of train tracks a few miles outside the heart of Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Discarded syringes lay near near train tracks in Philadelphia, Monday, July 31, 2017. Workers are preparing to clean up the open-air heroin market that has thrived for decades along a set of train tracks a few miles outside the heart of Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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In this Monday, July 17, 2017 photo, University of Pennsylvania masters student Jason Hammer excavates a rib cage from a juvenile in one of the coffins discovered at a construction site in Philadelphia's Old City, as the remains are fully dug from their coffins and examined at a facility in Burlington County, N.J. (Chris LaChall/Camden Courier-Post via AP)

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In this March 16, 2017 photo, Albert Delarosa stocks shelves with Coca-Cola products at the IGA supermarket in the Port Richmond neighborhood of Philadelphia. Less than three months into Philadelphia's new tax on sweetened drinks, the stakes have escalated: Beverage makers say the measure is hurting sales so much they need to cut jobs, while city officials say the moves are a ploy to get the tax struck down. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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ADVANCE FOR USE SATURDAY, JULY 8, 2017 AND THEREAFTER-In this June 22, 2017 photo, Angela Caruso, left, and Ryan Sipler, both of Delaware, take the El train at Allegheny station in Philadelphia. They two wound up in Philadelphia chasing heroin but are now in treatment. (David Maialetti/The Philadelphia Inquirer via AP)

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FILE - In this April 8, 2017, file photo, Philadelphia Flyers' Steve Mason tracks the incoming puck during the team's NHL hockey game against the Columbus Blue Jackets in Philadelphia. There were only a handful of openings for starters or in platoon situations, making the free agency process plenty stressful for him and his goaltending counterparts around the NHL. Even in this climate, the goaltending market was robust on the first day of free agency as Briant Elliott signed a two-year deal with Philadelphia, Mason with Winnipeg and Ryan Miller with Anaheim. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek, File)

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Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Andres Blanco catches a fly out by St. Louis Cardinals' Aledmys Diaz during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 5-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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St. Louis Cardinals left fielder Jose Martinez cannot catch a ball hit by Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Philadelphia. Herrera reached second on the missed catch. Philadelphia won 5-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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Philadelphia Phillies' Tommy Joseph hits a two-run single off St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Kevin Siegrist during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 5-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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Philadelphia Phillies' Daniel Nava, right, is tagged out by St. Louis Cardinals third baseman Jedd Gyorko after being caught in a rundown on a two-run single by Tommy Joseph during the eighth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Philadelphia. Philadelphia won 5-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

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In this photo provided by the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (PSPCA) a worker with the PSPCA feeds a treat to a dog as part of a celebration of PSPCA's 150th birthday in Philadelphia on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Colonel M. Richards Mucklé founded the PSPCA in 1867 after seeing the mistreatment of horses in Philadelphia. (PSPCA via AP)

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