Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Investigators ramped up their search Tuesday for the gunman who killed one trooper and injured another in an ambush outside a barracks here last week.
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said today that there is at least one lab-confirmed case of the virus, known as human enterovirus D68 or EV-D68, in Pennsylvania.
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Getting some caffeine to start your morning may be a bit easier for the next weeks. McDonald's is giving away free small coffees during breakfast hours...
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The trial opened today in the case of Ronald Galati, a South Philadelphia auto shop owner and alleged mob hanger-on charged with orchestrating a hit on his daughter's boyfriend.
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The epic swoon of Atlantic City continued Tuesday as Trump Plaza was put out of its stained-carpet, squeaky-revolving-door, no-room-service-center-of-the-Boardwalk misery as its dedicated hospice workers dealt a final hand of blackjack.
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An independent commission investigating the city’s oft-maligned Department of Licenses and Inspections sent its findings to Mayor Michael Nutter’s administration on Monday.
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BUCKS COUNTY How to keep the grid up will be discussed LOWER MAKEFIELD Elected officials and Peco representatives will host a meeting in Lower Makefield Township on Thursday night about a plan to make the electrical system more reliable.
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The former chief operating officer of a Philadelphia nonprofit was charged today with running up a tab of nearly $200,000 for personal expenses on her organization's credit card.
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BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. - Investigators on Tuesday named a "survivalist" with anti-government leanings as the gunman who killed one state police officer and injured a second in an ambush outside a state police barracks last week.
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Earlier this month, the Zoning Board of Adjustment unanimously approved a plan to convert an empty factory at 12th and Jackson streets in South Philadelphia...
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A new Ben & Jerry's has opened in Rittenhouse Square, and the ice cream shop is giving away free cones to celebrate. Free cones will be available...
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A father shot and killed a man he encountered in his daughter's bedroom in their Northeast Philadelphia apartment. Philadelphia police said the 41-year-old...
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Limited Amtrak service has resumed along the Northeast Corridor after having been suspended for hours due to downed wires. Amtrak said a catenary pole...
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A Philadelphia judge has denied a defense request for separate trials for the two men charged in last year's catastrophic collapse of a Center City building that killed seven and injured 13.
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Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, says the Executive Branch’s powers could become more...
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A Bucks County band teacher is to be arraigned today on charges she sexually assaulted a 14-year-old student in 2012, officials said. The District Attorney's...
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MONTGOMERY COUNTY Housing units built in 2013 increase by 42 percent NORRISTOWN Planning Commission data show a 42 percent increase in the number of housing units built in Montgomery County in 2013 compared with 2012.
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It has been 15 years since the state broke up its gas and electric monopolies, allowing consumers and businesses that heat their homes with natural gas...