A year after fraternity member suicide, Greek groups at Penn work to prevent future tragedy

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Holiday bakers beware: Not all ‘edible’ glitter is actually edible

Bakers beware: Not all "edible" glitter is safe for consumption.

Holiday bakers beware: Not all ‘edible’ glitter is actually edible

Bakers beware: Not all "edible" glitter is safe for consumption.

A barre-inspired routine to help you stay strong and slim

Each of these barre exercises is designed to strengthen the core, boost balance, improve posture, and enhance your overall physique.

A barre-inspired routine to help you stay strong and slim

Each of these barre exercises is designed to strengthen the core, boost balance, improve posture, and enhance your overall physique.

Where do you live? It may give clues to how old you’ll grow, federal data suggest.

In Montgomery County’s Lower Merion, the average life expectancy is nearly 92 years. But five miles away in North Philadelphia’s Strawberry Mansion section, the median life expectancy is a little over 64 years.

Where do you live? It may give clues to how old you’ll grow, federal data suggest.

In Montgomery County’s Lower Merion, the average life expectancy is nearly 92 years. But five miles away in North Philadelphia’s Strawberry Mansion section, the median life expectancy is a little over 64 years.
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After confronting mental illness and addiction, he wants to help others. But one thing’s stopping him.

Finding support from another person with mental illness was key to James Sherrick's recovery. Now, he wants to do the same for others, fulfilling a role that is in high demand across Pennsylvania. But there's a $1,300 obstacle.

Feds in Del. fine shipping company $2M after crewman slips them oil-discharge video

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National report finds dramatic increase in teen vaping

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I’m healthy. I’m young. Do I really need to purchase health insurance?

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