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No drones, no selfie sticks: Line etiquette for the Trump rally in Wildwood
Visitors should prepare for road closures and parking restrictions. Leave the drones at home.
42 mins ago
Northeast governors slow to embrace regional climate pact
Supporters of pact that would tackle transportation emissions are struggling to win over several governors concerned that the initiative will increase gas prices.
10 hours ago
Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey Epstein probe
Britain's Prince Andrew has provided “zero cooperation” to the American investigators who want to interview him as part of their sex trafficking probe into Jeffrey Epstein.
12 hours ago
Kobe helicopter had tried to climb to avoid cloud layer
Coroner's officials worked to recover victims' remains Monday from the hillside outside Los Angeles where a helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant and eight others crashed.
13 hours ago
Kobe’s basketball roots in Philly might run deeper than you realize
Kobe Bean Bryant’s story is a Philadelphia basketball story — in more ways than most casual observers might know.
‘New Kid’ and ‘The Undefeated’ win Caldecott and Newbery medals in Philly
African American writers and illustrators took the top Newbery and Caldecott awards at the annual library conference.
16 hours ago
Coronavirus in Philly? Don’t panic, say officials as they test exchange student
A Chinese exchange student is being tested for coronavirus because he is exhibiting flu-like symptoms. Philadelphia health officials say: don’t panic.
17 hours ago
Philly’s Methodist churches are about to split: Some accept LGBTQ people, others banish them
The region’s bishop says she just wants the 100k-person congregation to stay together.
19 hours ago
On the reservation, asthma is especially tough to control
Since the 1980s, asthma has been increasing across all ages and ethnic groups in the U.S. But it’s a bigger problem among Native Americans.
21 hours ago
‘The Care We Share’ helps families navigate their children’s complex new medical needs
A new guide gathers information and resources to assist parents with the challenge of providing care in the home.
22 hours ago
Watch/Listen: GOP defends Trump as Bolton book adds pressure for witnesses
Pressure is increasing on senators to call John Bolton to testify at President Donald Trump's impeachment trial.
24 hours ago
Renewable natural gas? Yes, it’s a thing, and now Philly residents can get it
As of this month, Philadelphians can choose a cleaner option for heating their homes and cooking: natural gas produced in landfills, known as biogas.
‘This is huge for Wildwood:’ Residents, visitors, protestors get ready for Trump rally
Trump banners and barricades at Wildwoods Convention Center are signs the normally sleepy (in winter) resort town is readying for Tuesday’s rally.
1 day ago
Disconnected: Thousands in Delaware lack access to safer public water
In rural and unincorporated parts of fast-growing Sussex County, 98,000 residents rely on private wells. In many areas, the water is tainted, undrinkable.
Grammy Awards honor Kobe Bryant with touching performance featuring Philly’s own Boys II Men
The 2020 Grammy Awards kicked off in tribute to basketball icon Kobe Bryant, who died hours before the show, with a touching, emotional performance led by host Alicia Keys.
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