Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Breaking News

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Rich DiFolco, one of two candidates endorsed last month by the Burlington County Republican Committee to run for two open seats on the county freeholder board, has dropped out of the race.
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A Democratic fund-raiser and midlevel player in city politics became Tuesday the second defendant to plead guilty in a federal probe aimed at rooting out corruption in the Philadelphia Municipal Court.
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With a showdown vote approaching on the Keystone XL pipeline, both sides continue to spin the facts about exports and safety.
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DELAWARE COUNTY Fashion shows to benefit SPCA NEWTOWN SQUARE Dogs, cats, and people will be strutting their stuff at the Delaware County SPCA "Rescued on the Runway" fashion show on March 28 to 29.
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BUCKS COUNTY Free loan workshop for business owners WARRINGTON Bucks County Commissioner Robert G. Loughery will serve as the keynote speaker at a March 21 workshop to help owners of local businesses apply for small business loans.
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A federal agent assigned to drive deportees from Philadelphia to York County Prison has been charged with theft and related offenses for allegedly stealing hundreds of dollars from the vulnerable immigrants he transported.
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More than a dozen public-sector unions said Tuesday that they would sue Gov. Christie over his proposed payment to the pension system for public workers for the fiscal year that begins July 1.
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HARRISBURG - Gov. Wolf on Tuesday unveiled a nearly $30 billion spending plan that would raise the state income and sales taxes, but use much of that new money to give school districts almost $4 billion for property tax breaks.
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The Washington Township Police Officer charged in connection with what prosecutors deemed an illegitimate arrest of a state assemblyman in 2012 has been found not guilty on all counts.
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Authorities in Philadelphia say a federal immigration agent is facing charges alleging that he stole from a prisoner he was assigned to transport.
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A two-alarm fire has destroyed the office wing of a church in Burlington County. No injuries were reported in the blaze early Tuesday at the Easton Bible Church on Fostertown Road in Hainesport.
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Tropicana Casino & Resort Atlantic City reported a 24 percent gain in net revenue last year, to $303.08 million from $244.47 million the year before, thanks largely to $55.2 million increase in gambling revenues.
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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is unveiling his first budget proposal Tuesday morning. Here are the quick hits of what you need to know about the new governor's...
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When Curt Schilling posted a proud message on Twitter about his daughter's college acceptance, it didn't take long for cyberbullies to respond with "vulgar...
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What the National Weather Service is calling a "complex weather system" is bringing a mix of snow, sleet and rain to the Philadelphia region and could leave up to six inches of snow by the time it departs Thursday.
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY Valley Forge tourism chief stepping down for hotel job VALLEY FORGE Bill Fitzgerald, president of the Valley Forge Tourism and Convention Board, is stepping down this month to take a job in the hotel industry.