Sunday, February 7, 2016

Breaking News

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WASHINGTON - A sleepy candidate forum sparked a fire in Pennsylvania's U.S. Senate race last week. It came when a moderator posed what seemed a simple "yes" or "no" question to the three Democratic contenders: Had any accepted endorsements or donations from the National Rifle Association, a Pennsylvania political group that opposes abortion, or the oil and gas industries?
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Deana Vega lives with her mother and five younger siblings in a two-bedroom apartment above a passport photo store in Fairhill.
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GOFFSTOWN, N.H. - With his presidential aspirations on the line, Gov. Christie scalded Florida Sen. Marco Rubio as a lightweight Saturday in the last Republican televised debate before the pivotal New Hampshire primary.
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Montgomery County health officials are searching for a middle-aged man they think may have been exposed to rabies this week when he came to the aid of a young girl in Lower Merion as she was attacked by a rabid raccoon.
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The sexual-assault case against Bill Cosby cleared its first major hurdle last week, when a Montgomery County judge rejected the entertainer's request to drop the charges because his defense team said they violated a non-prosecution pledge by a former district attorney.
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With the stakes escalating for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in the Porngate scandal, a judicial tribunal has quietly brought in prominent Philadelphia lawyer Richard A. Sprague to mediate a deal that could forestall a public trial for Justice J. Michael Eakin.
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Good Samaritan at risk after raccoon attack Montgomery County health officials are searching for a middle-aged man they think may have been exposed to rabies last week when he came to the aid of a young girl in Lower Merion as she was attacked by a rabid raccoon.
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Numerous Cumberland County, N.J., fire companies responded to a three-alarm fire Saturday night that engulfed and destroyed a closed neighborhood tavern in Millville.
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About 11 o'clock Saturday morning, three lions showed up among the apples, grapes, and lettuces arranged in the packed aisles of Iovine Bros. Produce in Reading Terminal Market.
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With the stakes escalating for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court in the Porngate scandal, a judicial tribunal has quietly brought in prominent Philadelphia lawyer Richard A. Sprague to mediate a deal that could forestall a public trial for Justice J. Michael Eakin.
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In the tense hours after a young black man in her city was killed in an encounter with police, Minneapolis City Councilwoman Lisa Bender needed guidance. So she wrote to a city councilwoman in St. Louis, asking what she had learned in the riots and protests after the similar death of Michael Brown.
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In a stiff competition akin to a championship sporting event, youngsters from across the region Saturday challenged their minds to create the best robot and build a better world.
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Terrance Phillips was in the third-floor bedroom of his Norristown home Friday morning when he smelled smoke, then opened the door and knew there was trouble.