Big Marijuana tightens grip, receives most new Pa. dispensary permits

Pennsylvania awarded 23 permits to cannabis companies to dispense medical marijuana in the state. Each permit allows the operation of three retail dispensaries.

Big Marijuana tightens grip, receives most new Pa. dispensary permits

Pennsylvania awarded 23 permits to cannabis companies to dispense medical marijuana in the state. Each permit allows the operation of three retail dispensaries.

How Philly is using city jobs to tackle poverty

A look at the programs our second-biggest employer has developed to help people get hired by the city of Philadelphia.

How Philly is using city jobs to tackle poverty

A look at the programs our second-biggest employer has developed to help people get hired by the city of Philadelphia.

Facebook, Twitter, and Google’s foot-dragging over Russia emboldens regulators

The industry is more exposed to a regulatory crackdown.

Facebook, Twitter, and Google’s foot-dragging over Russia emboldens regulators

The industry is more exposed to a regulatory crackdown.
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King of Prussia-based water-cooler maker buys Illinois firm for $58M; Palvella raises $10M; Tridiuum adds $9.5M

Quench has purchased water-cooler provider Pure Health Solutions Inc. for $57.6 million. Separately, Wayne-based Palvella Therapeutics has raised $10 million to fund its rare-disease research.

Sports betting: Here’s how much Pennsylvania made in taxes in the two weeks after legalizing

Bettors wagered $1.4 million at the Hollywood Casino during the first two weeks of operation.

Uber approved to resume autonomous car tests in Pittsburgh

Pennsylvania's Department of Transportation has approved Uber's request to resume testing autonomous vehicles on public roads in the Pittsburgh area

Stocks waver as plunging oil prices pull energy stocks lower

U.S. give up an early gain and finish little changed as a 7 percent plunge in the price of crude oil weighs on energy companies

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Croda plant stays shut 3 weeks after hazardous gas leak; public meeting set for Thursday

A company official said Tuesday that an “initial investigation,” is still underway and that there is "no targeted date for completion.”

2018 taxes: Here’s how small businesses can save big

There are only days left in 2018. But, if you’re running a small business, you still have time to make a few moves that could reduce your tax bill. Here are a few that you should consider.

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This city program turned high schoolers into auto mechanics and changed their lives

As the City of Philadelphia develops new apprenticeships to tackle the city's poverty rate, a look at the its most successful job training program.

How Free People, Urban Outfitters and others are trying to shake up women’s sex toy sales

The increase of companies using technology to hone in on women’s health and sexuality has grown to the point that it has become its own category — called femtech.

Leak at newly-expanded Delaware River chemical plant jams highways

"Suppliers didn't want to run the risk" of sending volatile ethylene oxide by rail more than 1,000 miles north, so the company is making its own.

His own single vote made him tax collector, and a Pa. town got an accounting nightmare

Jeffrey Cutler got elected tax collector in a Lancaster County town with one write-in vote. Some officials say his poor performance shows how obsolete the position has become.

North Philly’s Jr. Barber Academy teaches kids the basics of barbering and entrepreneurship

P. Michael Boone learned to cut his own hair out of necessity. Now he teaches kids the trade in his North Philly shop. But students also walk away with entrepreneurial skills and big dreams.

Trump agrees to shut down his charity amid allegations he used it for personal and political benefit

The agreement with the New York attorney general comes amid an ongoing lawsuit against the charity and Trump and his three eldest children.

‘Stay the Course’: John Bogle rates his Vanguard CEO successors

The longtime head (now retired) of Malvern-based Vanguard Group has written his 12th book, full of the pointed, direct advice he's known for, plus a look back (and forward) at the history, future, and mission of his company.

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