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Today's Top Picks: Jan. 28, 2016

Thursday, January 28, 2016, 7:30 AM
How did Kenney handle his first big test? Mayor Jim Kenney's first big test was dumped on his administration with last weekend's snowstorm. As residents have spent the week digging out from the fourth-largest storm in Philadelphia history, many say the new mayor did well. "I think... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 27, 2016

Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 7:20 AM
Philadelphians debate: Savesies or no savesies The Philadelphia Police Department is aggressively promoting its #NoSavesies social media campaign, an effort to prevent violence that has broken out over parking-spot disputes after snowstorms. But some Philadelphians are still following... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 26, 2016

Tuesday, January 26, 2016, 7:22 AM
Where do we put all the snow? When an entire winter's worth of snow all falls at once, where do you put it? That's the question for road crews, public officials and millions of Philadelphia-area residents. "Since there's a huge amount of snow, no one knows where to put it," said Norristown... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 25, 2016

Monday, January 25, 2016, 7:25 AM
Philly digging out from snowstorm Philadelphia has lifted its snow emergency, but the city is continuing clean up efforts after this weekend's massive snow storm. Plowing and salting operations remain underway, while citizens spent Sunday digging out their buried cars or clearing paths... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 22, 2016

Friday, January 22, 2016, 7:10 AM
What you need to know about storm prep The Philadelphia area is bracing for a snowstorm expected to hit the region starting tonight and continuing into Sunday. Forecasters say to expect blizzard conditions and 12 to 18 inches of snow for most of the area. Road crews are treating streets... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 21, 2016

Thursday, January 21, 2016, 7:21 AM
Big storm coming -- but how big? A significant snow storm is headed toward the Philadelphia area this weekend, with major computer models suggesting that 12 to 20 inches of snow will fall between Friday night and Sunday. But those projections will change and exactly how much snow falls... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 20, 2016

Wednesday, January 20, 2016, 6:56 AM
Two more Pa. Supreme Court justices got offensive emails Two more Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justices have been ensnared in the ongoing Porngate scandal. Records show Justices Max Baer and Kevin Dougherty were among those who received emails an ethics board called offensive when it... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 19, 2016

Tuesday, January 19, 2016, 7:38 AM
Shelter shooting victim 'was murdered helping people' Edward Barksdale didn't know what to expect when he started working at the Station House homeless shelter three years ago. "He didn't know what the job entailed, but a couple months later, you saw the joy in his face and the light... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 18, 2016

Monday, January 18, 2016, 7:06 AM
Search continues for 12 Marines, including 2 from Pa. Search efforts remain underway for 12 Marines -- including two from Pennsylvania -- reported missing after two helicopters crashed off Hawaii's coast. Among the missing are Capt. Brian T. Kennedy, 31, of Malvern, and Sgt. Adam C... Read more

Today's Top Picks: Jan. 15, 2016

Friday, January 15, 2016, 7:00 AM
Eagles pick Pederson as new head coach The Eagles will hire Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Doug Pederson as the team's next head coach. The Eagles must wait for the still-in-the-playoffs Chiefs to conclude their season before making the move official. "We have concluded our... Read more
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