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MAYS LANDING, N.J. - Less than a week after a protracted ballot recount widened his narrow loss, Republican incumbent John Amodeo conceded the Second District Assembly race to Democrat Vince Mazzeo on Tuesday.
Union support for Democratic primary candidates is important, spread around and, in some cases, absent - now what?
The state board that oversees Philly's finances hired Controller Butkovitz's chief of staff.
HARRISBURG The state Senate on Tuesday overwhelmingly approved Gov. Corbett's nominee as the state's new environmental chief despite concerns raised over his statements about climate change.
Griffin Campbell and Sean Benschop, the demolition contractor and equipment operator facing criminal charges in June's deadly Center City building collapse, will be confined to jail until their preliminary hearings Feb. 18, a Municipal Court judge ruled Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's choice to head the Internal Revenue Service told senators Tuesday he will work to restore public trust in the agency in the wake of the tea party scandal even as the IRS takes on new responsibilities administering the president's health care law.
COATESVILLE The Coatesville police are taking tips by text message through a smart phone application that allows detectives to have two-way communication with sources.
NEW YORK - A week after four people died in a New York commuter-train derailment, two federal lawmakers proposed Sunday that trains nationwide be outfitted with cameras pointed at engineers and at the tracks.
Fully 20 percent of U.S. adults become rich for parts of their lives, wielding outsize influence on America's economy and politics. This little-known group may pose the biggest barrier to reducing the nation's income inequality.
HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) - Hackensack's city manager has agreed to step down.
UPPER DUBLIN Township commissioners are expected to vote Tuesday on the 2014 budget, which would raise the township real estate tax rate by 2 percent.
John Baer: Does state law allowing school districts to keep large reserves of tax dollars amount to overtaxing state residents?
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
BOSTON (AP) - Democrat Katherine Clark easily defeated three opponents Tuesday to win a vacant congressional seat and become the fifth woman to represent Massachusetts in the U.S. House.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ahh, the first year of a baby's life - learning to sit up, crawl, even walk. But how about playtime in a baby seat with an iPad and some cool apps?
BOSTON (AP) - The candidates seeking to fill Edward Markey's old seat in the U.S. House are making their final appeals to voters in the Massachusetts' 5th Congressional District.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - In a last-minute surprise late Monday, U.S. Rep. Steve Stockman filed paperwork to challenge fellow Texas Republican and powerful incumbent John Cornyn for the U.S. Senate next year.
JUST LIKE Dr. Seuss' Thing 1 and Thing 2, Philadelphia's "Storm 1 and Storm 2" - as Mayor Nutter is calling Sunday's wintry weather and today's predicted conditions - are proving rather troublesome.
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