Tuesday, October 21, 2014
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A former Philadelphia police dispatcher received a 14-month prison sentence for accepting payoffs from tow truck operators.
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The alleged deputy of a Main Line drug organization pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges stemming from his involvement with the group.
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GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Four Pennsylvania state police cars were damaged during a car chase that prompted one trooper to fire multiple shots at a fleeing vehicle in the Gettysburg area.
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One of the nation's first quarantine stations had been transformed into a playground for the wealthy, and the dead buried on the property were no longer welcome.
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Meneko Spigner McBeth, a registered nurse from Deptford, N.J., has won at least $1 million for her wasabi ginger potato chips in a contest sponsored by Frito-Lay.
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Service has resumed on one of SEPTA's Regional Rail lines after a pedestrian was fatally struck by a car near a train station this morning. A car hit...
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Some schools in the Poconos are closed today after several recent potential sightings of the man suspected of shooting two troopers last month. The...
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The number of educated millennials living in Center City ballooned 78 percent between 2000 and 2010, according to a report released Monday.
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A U.S. bankruptcy judge's decision last week to allow the Trump Taj Mahal Casino in Atlantic City to jettison a traditional defined-benefit pension and company-sponsored health insurance could spell the end of historically solid benefits for low-paid casino workers.
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At a Monday night debate, Democrat Manan Trivedi lashed out at his competitor in the Sixth District congressional race for taking money from the National Rifle Association, saying the group is "clouding our common sense" on gun control.
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Many Americans are worried about making sure their health data remains absolutely private. But a newly published paper suggests major benefits could...
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Philadelphia police Monday were investigating a North Philadelphia home invasion in which several Temple University students were tied up and robbed at gunpoint.
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TRENTON - Despite a looming deadline ordered by the New Jersey Supreme Court, the state Council on Affordable Housing on Monday did not approve new rules governing the creation of affordable housing.
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Pushed by alumni members, Pennsylvania State University's board of trustees has scheduled a special meeting next week to revisit the controversial report that concluded that former top administrators conspired to cover up child sex-abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky.
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New Jersey and Pennsylvania have started taking more aggressive action to prevent drug overdoses. New federal statistics suggest that the action is overdue. Both states had among the biggest increases in overdose deaths nationally between 2010 and 2012, even as mortality appears to have leveled off in some other parts of the country.
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DELAWARE COUNTY Nursing home receives $2 million in state funding, Corbett announces LIMA Delaware County's nursing home will receive $2 million in state funding, Gov. Corbett announced in a visit Monday.
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CHESTER COUNTY Free flu shot clinic is set for Thursday WEST CHESTER Chester County will give out free flu shots Thursday both to protect residents from getting sick and to practice distributing large quantities of medication should health officials need to do so during a public health emergency.
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NORRISTOWN Montgomery County's emergency response officials are scheduled to participate in a regional health-related exercise through Thursday, the county said.
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BUCKS COUNTY Tourism appears to be healthy BENSALEM Tourism in Bucks County provided nearly $900 million in local economic impact in 2013, the county's tourism agency announced last week at its annual meeting.
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