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Opinion: Could A Foreign Country Buy A U.S. Election?

What is to stop a foreign country from funneling money through US businesses or political donors into Super PACs to buy US elections?

06/25/2012

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3 On Your Side: Dangerous Dog Treats

They’re popular dog treats, often advertised as wholesome and healthy. But some dog owners say they’re dangerous, even deadly, and the federal government is investigating.

06/06/2012

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Philadelphia Orchestra Readies For 10-Day Performing Trip Through China

A key component of the orchestra’s engagement in China will be to work collaboratively with the Chinese, to identify and train classical musicians.

04/25/2012

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NYT Report: Chinese Workers Endure Low Wages To Make iPads, Do Consumers Care?

Many Apple products, including iPads and iPhones are manufactured overseas where workers must endure low wages and hazardous conditions. But the question is, do American consumers care?

01/30/2012

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Genetic Research May Hold Clue To Evolution

Did you ever wonder how man developed so much more rapidly than chimpanzees? Why our IQ’s have dramatically improved? Genetic research may hold clues.

12/12/2011

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Tao Xu, A 6-11 Chinese National Basketball Player, Comes To Haverford School

The first glimpse of him in the Haverford School (Haverford, PA) gym stirred chants of “Tao, Tao, Tao.”

10/27/2011

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150 Nations Mark World Food Day 2011

Increasing awareness about hunger is the objective of World Food Day, which is being observed Sunday by 150 nations.

10/16/2011

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3 On Your Side: Wedding Dress Rip-Offs

Any bride can tell you planning a wedding on a budget can be tough, especially when it comes to finding the perfect dress. Unfortunately scammers know that all too well. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about some of the latest rip-offs which are duping brides on their way to the altar.

08/10/2011

NY Drug Company, NJ Hospital Sued Over Man’s Poisoning

Xiaoye Wang came to the United States from China to study computer engineering and met his future wife while earning a doctorate at the University of Pennsylvania.

08/05/2011

Stigall Show Log 7.5.11

Chris wants to know why Philadelphia isnt featured more prominently on the Fourth of July. He talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on a special Tuesday edition on the Monday Morning Matchup and to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about the series against the Marlins.

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76ers Dancers Prepare For 11-Day Trip To China

To get ready for an 11-day, NBA-sponsored trip to China, two of the Philadelphia 76ers Dancers are learning how to sign autographs in Chinese and perform a traditional Chinese dance.

06/07/2011

Chinese Tradition To Be Celebrated On Independence Mall In Philadelphia

A practice that is held by millions around the world will be celebrated on Independence Mall on Sunday.

05/14/2011

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Author Shares Her Story Of Living Abroad With Cancer

Moving a family from the US to China would be tough. So would getting breast cancer, but an author appearing this week at Fox Chase Cancer Center had to deal with both at once.

03/27/2011

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Why Other Countries Beat Us In Science

China ranked first in science in 2009, averaging 73 points more than American kids, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that more of our students lose interest in science before college.

03/15/2011

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Philadelphia Protesters Push For Tibet Freedom As Dalai Lama Cedes Power

Thursday was a day of protests in Philadelphia and around the world for supporters of an independent Tibet, and a day the Dalai Lama said he will give up his political role in the Tibetan government-in-exile.

03/10/2011

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