The $28 million renovation moves the transit agency closer to meeting goals for accessibility and design.
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The research challenges electronic cigarette industry claims about health risks the devices pose.
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An elaborate embezzlement scheme involved funneling seniors’ funds through a shell company and a church where two of the three defendants were pastors.
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Even more than a typical shooting, a pair of horrific incidents involving small children this weekend could puncture the city’s sense of safety.
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College Affordability Act comes amid growing concern about impact on individuals — and the economy — of ever-growing student debt.
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An auto shop that erupted in a dramatic three-alarm blaze in West Philly was cited for serious fire code violations by the city two weeks ago.
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Almost a year after lines opened, residents will say the project remains a risk to public safety.
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Pilot Beverly Bass says “Come From Away” is actually “a 9/12 story” about what happened after about 7,000 passengers were stranded in a tiny town.
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The Archdioceses of Philadelphia acknowledges that its position on preservation is no longer as oppositional as it once was.
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Superintendents say vulnerable children in Pa. lose critical links to the outside world and caring adults when their parents enroll them in cyber charters.
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For decades, the state’s WIC program has cut checks — lots of them — to its low-income participants. That will stop by the end of 2019.
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If Roland Henry had died in a different part of the country, his organs might have been recovered. And lives could have been saved.
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The U.S. Coast Guard came to the rescue of a man who fell ill on a cruise ship off New Jersey Thursday evening.
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Authorities say a house explosion in the eastern Pennsylvania city of Allentown blew off the front of the row home and led to a fire that spread to nine other homes.
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The U.S. Census Bureau has asked Pennsylvania to voluntarily turn over driver’s license information, as part of the Trump Administration’s efforts to compile detailed data.
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