Monday, February 8, 2016

Thursday's DN: Slain teens lived in 'drug nexus'

The shooting deaths of two Overbrook Park teens stemmed from a drug deal that went bad inside their house. (

Thursday's DN: Slain teens lived in 'drug nexus'


The shooting deaths of two Overbrook Park teens stemmed from a drug deal that went bad inside their house. (

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Vice President Joe Biden disappointed local firefighter union members when he didn't mention their ongoing contract dispute with the city during a speech Wednesday. (

Two ex-cops who were recently arrested because of a fatal off-duty shooting will face trial. (


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