Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - The lawyer for a Florida developer who has offered $90 million for the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City says multiple offers have been received for it, and an auction will be held Wednesday.
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To hear federal prosecutors tell it, James Walsh was an outsider - an ambitious striver with a seemingly insatiable need to prove himself as one of the guys.
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HARRISBURG - The state Senate late Tuesday approved a bill authorizing the city of Philadelphia to impose a $2-a-pack tax on cigarettes, ending months of wrangling over revenue to plug a deepening hole in the school district budget.
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A 42-year-old man is in “extremely critical” condition after being shot near a Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen restaurant in North Philadelphia...
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The sign in the window reads "Save Meadow Brook Golf Club," but there seems to be no fight left. The carts are gone. The pro shop is a vacant stretch of green carpet. The phones go straight to a message-less voicemail.
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Police say two patrol officers arrested two men and seized nearly 250 bags of heroin in separate recent cases in Camden.
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A year before Tiffany Galati's boyfriend was shot and wounded at her side in a hit prosecutors say was orchestrated by her father, she texted one of the alleged hit men to hurt a previous boyfriend.
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A Delaware County man was charged Tuesday by federal prosecutors with defrauding the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs of more than $64,000 while working at the VA Medical Center in Philadelphia.
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The suspect in a mobile home burglary in West Deptford was found dead early Tuesday, nearly 12 hours after SWAT units were called to a townhouse where police said he was hiding in the basement.
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A Delaware County gym teacher was arrested Tuesday and charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old female student in his office, officials said.
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The Philadelphia School District on Tuesday began telling parents from the embattled Walter D. Palmer Leadership Learning Partners Charter School how to transfer their children to other schools.
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The Philadelphia District Attorney's Office has approved arrest warrants for two men and a woman in an assault in Center City that sent a gay couple to the hospital earlier this month.
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In two years as a patrolman on the streets of North Philadelphia, Officer Edward Mintzer said he never heard anything like the screams from the little boy who opened the door that night at 3213 Cecil B. Moore Ave.
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Towamencin Township police are investigating an armed robbery at a CVS store that occurred early Monday.
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Gidget, the wayward Pennsylvania pup found in Oregon, is expected to return to the Philadelphia region on Tuesday night.
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HARRISBURG - State Attorney General Kathleen Kane will not make public e-mails of current and former state employees that purportedly contain pornographic images, jokes, cartoons, and other private messages, her office said Tuesday.
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A 42-year-old man was shot to death Tuesday afternoon in the parking lot of a strip mall in the city's Hunting Park section, police said.
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Joining forces with a Germantown Jewish group and a South Philadelphia Mennonite congregation, the New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia says it will openly defy deportation orders by providing refuge for immigrants facing imminent expulsion from the United States.
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PhillyConfidential: The District Attorney's Office today approved arrest warrants for three suspects in the Sept. 11 attack on a gay couple near Rittenhouse Square.
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Police in Ocean Township are looking for three men who crashed a wedding and then assaulted the facility manager when they were discovered.