Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Jurors have found South Philadelphia auto shop owner Ronald Galati guilty of hiring hit men to shoot his daughter's boyfriend in November 2013.
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The Big Tent: New Corbett ad features a variety of people expressing "support" for Democrat Tom Wolf's "plan" to raise income taxes on the middle class.
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Members of the New Jersey Assembly will soon be able to register their attendance via cellphone or e-mail to allow certain legislative business to proceed.
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Detectives who arrived on the scene of the brutal stabbing of a grandmother in a King of Prussia apartment in October 2012 found no trace of the woman's 10-month-old granddaughter. Instead, notes written to the girl's parents littered the floor, claiming that the infant had been kidnapped and demanding a $50,000 ransom.
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Classes are set to resume this afternoon at a community college campus in South Jersey that was evacuated due to a bomb threat. Atlantic Cape Community...
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A disabled train has been causing delays and crowding on SEPTA's Market-Frankford line for hours during the morning rush. SEPTA said at around 10 a...
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Convicted Philadelphia cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal has been selected as the commencement speaker for a Vermont college. Goddard College announced that...
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A South Jersey man is in critical condition today after authorities say he apparently tried to steal a sports utility vehicle that belonged to an off-duty police officer.
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Hill-Freedman World Academy, a magnet school in Northwest Philadelphia, has won a National Blue Ribbon Award from the U.S. Department of Education, Education Secretary Arne Duncan announced Tuesday.
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The three Bucks County residents arrested last month for allegedly attacking two gay men in Center City will have a joint preliminary hearing on Dec. 16, a judge ruled Tuesday.
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The pedestrian walkway over the Benjamin Franklin Bridge is about to shift to its fall-winter schedule. Beginning on Wednesday, the south walkway will...
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BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Investigators on Tuesday displayed images of two explosive devices they said Eric Frein had left behind in the woods near here in his scramble to avoid capture.
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Philadelphia police are looking for the masked assailants who used handguns and an AK-47-type rifle while robbing an Overbrook convenience store. Police...
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Under a proposed settlement with the state, 27 same-sex couples who wed in the summer of 2013 would be recognized as married, but their legal anniversaries would move to May 20, 2014.
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A former ratepayer advocate has been fined $11,000 for ethics violations, most of which stem from her simultaneously working for the state while serving...
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PhillyConfidential: Police arrested two suspects in unrelated murders overnight.
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KISO, Japan (AP) - Increased seismic activity raised concern Tuesday about the possibility of another eruption at a Japanese volcano where 36 people were killed, forcing rescuers to suspend plans to try to recover at least two dozen bodies still near the summit.
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The former business agent who oversaw a Philadelphia ironworkers union's operations in the city pleaded guilty Tuesday to federal conspiracy, arson and extortion charges stemming from the group's penchant for violence and intimidation to secure work for its members.
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Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting inside a Camden home.
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - The process of seeking a new buyer for the failed Revel casino in Atlantic City is hitting a rough patch.