At first she didn't want to be a prostitute. Living on her own after running away from a Frankford group home, the 13-year-old didn't need the money when she first hit the streets. She bounced from house to house in the summer, sometimes sleeping in the back of a neighborhood store.
Just two years into an ambitious 10-year growth plan that included increasing full-time undergraduate enrollment by nearly 30 percent, Rowan University has nearly met that goal, though it has fallen slightly behind in others.
GlaxoSmithKline, with major U.S. operations in the Philadelphia area, was fined $54.5 million, or 37.6 million pounds, Friday by a British competition authority for allegedly preventing less-expensive generic versions of its anti-depressant drug Seroxat from entering the market.