DETROIT (AP) - Air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes and four people are dead. Now the U.S. government's road safety agency wants to know why.
Pennsylvania showed a rise in citations for inadequate staffing in Philadelphia-area nursing homes over the last two years after the Pennsylvania Auditor General criticized the agency for not doing enough to ensure adequate nursing.
Pharmacann, an Illinois-based medical marijuana retailer, has a permit to build a dispensary in Northeast Philadelphia. Its neighbor, Philadelphia Mills shopping center, opposes it, and now a federal judge must decide if it's legal.
ActiveProtective Technologies Inc. has raised $10.6 million for research and development, has secured several patents, and plans to have its belt on the market for use in supervised-care communities later this year, and in private homes after that.
A consultant will review how people get to and from Philly's Delaware River waterfront, and how to improve their options.
Here's a ranking of the Philly area's fastest growing companies.
Even Wharton MBAs need help getting started on personal finance - and they're showing fellow millennials the way to get started on saving, investing, budgeting and retirement.
The properties are among the suburban assets that Malvern-based Liberty has said it planned to sell to focus on its core industrial and city-center office holdings.
The owner of Kearsley Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in West Philadelphia has bought of ManorCare Health Services at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Yeadon, a nursing home with 129 beds, and renamed it Providence Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center at Mercy Fitzgerald.
"World-class innovation and product development at scale"
The future - at least in the near term - will not only be driverless, but without passenger, as well.
The reputations of the two tech giants both took a significant hit this year, falling out of the top 20 for the first time since 2009, according to the poll by market research company Harris Insights.
StartupPHL Seed Fund II will launch with $3.5 million - $1.75 million each coming from PIDC and Ben Franklin, with additional investors possible, the groups announced Thursday. Their target is $5 million.