Thursday, July 31, 2014
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The 60 Plus Association — a nonprofit senior citizen advocacy group funded largely by billionaire businessmen Charles and David Koch’s conservative...
Two contractors have been charged with the theft of $3.6 million from PennDot in an ongoing investigation of the agency's district covering the five counties in Southeast Pennsylvania, Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane announced Thursday.
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Philadelphia City Council announced Wednesday the launch of an ambitious data-driven program meant to identify neighborhoods most in need of support.
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Philadelphia police were involved in two shootings of suspects Wednesday afternoon. About 4:30 p.m. in the 3200 block of Page Street in Strawberry Mansion, a male was shot in his lower abdomen and was taken by police to Temple University Hospital.
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A 33-year-old man was arrested after police said he choked a woman visiting from New York with twine and wire in a botched robbery attempt Wednesday in West Philadelphia.
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Lyle Denniston, the National Constitution Center’s constitutional literacy adviser, says the same-sex marriage fight will come down to a debate...
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Police are investigating a shooting that left a woman seriously wounded in Camden early Thursday. Details are sketchy, but according to initial reports, the 23-year-old woman was shot in the neck in a residence on Teal Court in the city's Liberty Park section sometime before 2 a.m.
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BELMAR, N.J. - Gov. Christie was greeted by a smattering of protesters Wednesday during his latest summertime talk with residents in New Jersey's beach communities.
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The arrests of six longtime narcotics officers on federal corruption charges Wednesday prompted Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey to reiterate his call for the department to regularly rotate narcotics officers out of the unit.
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John Dean is awfully tired of Americans' penchant for applying the suffix -gate - from Monicagate to Obamagate - to attack politicians they dislike.
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An “X” doesn’t mark the spot. A bright line on a sonar map does. That’s where the fuselage of Amelia Earhart’s plane may...
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Becoming a consecrated virgin, says Judith Stegman, means there's one thing you'll do without - obviously - and one you'll definitely need:
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Low-income New Jersey residents are more likely to make hospital trips that could be avoided, according to a new study. The Rutgers Center for State...
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HARRISBURG In an initial ruling, the Public Utility Commission said Wednesday that Sunoco Pipeline L.P. is not exempt from local zoning laws because its proposed services related to its Mariner East pipeline do not qualify as a public utility.