Supporters say the measure would ensure parents have an opportunity for closure. Opponents say it could discourage women from getting abortions.
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On Monday evening, Solomon Jones convened the first meeting of #ManUpPHL.
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New Jersey will have more than $13 million to combat harmful algal blooms that plagued major recreational waterbodies last summer.
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Wisconsin librarian Dawn Wacek says waiving late fees helped bring people back to her library. Philadelphia’s libraries are considering doing the same.
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Four more witnesses are scheduled to testify Tuesday before the House Intelligence Committee in what will be the third day of public impeachment hearings.
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The Small Landlord Loan Program will lend owners up to $25,000 to make ‘health and safety-related repairs.’ It’s slated to start early next year.
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A health expert said every school in the city that has plumbing joined by lead solder should stop allowing children to use drinking fountains immediately.
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George Norcross told legislators at the Statehouse in Trenton on Monday that the state’s tax incentive program has succeeded in revitalizing distressed areas.
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They’ll now get at least 42½ hours per week out of their cell, and will be allowed to eat and attend religious services with other inmates.
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Novel drugs may offer fresh ways to reduce heart risks beyond the usual medicines to lower cholesterol and blood pressure.
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Judge Jeffrey L. Finley sentenced Sean Kratz to life in prison plus 18 to 36 years after Bucks County prosecutors took the death penalty off the table.
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Senate President Steve Sweeney is behind a bill that’s ‘all about protecting the rights of workers,’ but business interests have misgivings.
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Democratic candidate Jessica Scarane says Sen. Chris Coons works too well with Republicans. She’s launched a 2020 primary campaign to unseat him.
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When the U.S. Census Bureau counts residents of Milwaukee’s poorest neighborhoods next year, a significant portion of their population will be missing: prisoners.
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The Bucks County Challenger Flag Football program has paired young people with special needs with local high school athletes for 13 seasons.
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