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Managing End-Of-Life Pain

There is no doubt that there is a problem with the abuse of prescription pain medications in our country. But for some people these medications are necessary.

04/04/2014

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3 On Your Side: What Happens To Frequent Flyer Miles When You Die

If you travel by air, chances are you’ve racked up frequent flyer miles. Whether you use them to upgrade your seat or book a free ticket, the last thing you want is for them to expire. But 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at another reason why they may go to waste, and you probably haven’t prepared for it.

04/02/2014

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Passing On Your Passwords

Simply naming a person in charge of your estate in your will actually will not necessarily give that person the right to get control of your email accounts or social media.

03/28/2014

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Book Focuses On How Americans Say Goodbye To Loved Ones

Kate Sweeney says she got started on her book American Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning by noticing the touching and unusual ways people today remember their loved ones.

03/23/2014

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Delaware Man Arrested In Connection With 7-Month-Old Baby’s Death

Delaware Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with the death of a 7-month-old baby.

03/14/2014

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21-Year-Old Charged In Stabbing Death Of Her Grandfather In Allentown

Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania are investigating the homicide of an Allentown man found stabbed to death in his home.

03/11/2014

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Harold Ramis’ Immortal Influence

Unlike almost anyone in modern film, his work will remain more loved, and live on long after most of today’s most celebrated films are forgotten.

02/27/2014

NEW YORK - MARCH 20: (U.S. TABLOIDS AND HOLLYWOOD REPORTER OUT)  Actor Steven Van Zandt (C) with original Comets (L-R) Johnny Grande, Joe D'Ambrosio, Dick Richards, Franny Beecher and Marshall Lytle attend a special screening of "Blackboard Jungle" to kick off a series of "Rock is Fifty" events at the MoMA on March 20, 2005 in New York City.   (credit: Peter Kramer/Getty Images)

Rock Guitarist Franny Beecher Dies In Philadelphia Area Nursing Home

Franny Beecher, lead guitarist for Bill Haley and the Comets, which helped kick off the rock and roll era with the hit “Rock Around the Clock” in 1955, has died. He was 92.

02/25/2014

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Parents Charged In The Death Of Baby Girl

Giovanna Rojas, 32, and Michael Rojas, 37, have been charged as a result of an investigation into the death of their baby girl.

02/18/2014

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Put Down The Cookie: Study Shows Too Much Sugar Could Be Killing You

While scientists have previously shown high sugar intake ups a person’s risk of cardiovascular disease, the new study is the first to link sugar consumption to death.

02/11/2014

KIEV, UKRAINE - JANUARY 24: Anti-government protestors stand on a hill near Dynamo Stadium on January 24, 2014 in Kiev, Ukraine. Talks to resolve the political stalemate in the Ukraine have failed as anti government protests continue in the capital and opposition leader Vitali Klitschko urges the government to call a snap election. (Credit: Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Local Community Reacts To Ukrainian Protest

The local Ukrainian community is watching as a two month long peaceful protest in Kiev has led to violence and at least two deaths.

01/25/2014

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Police Investigating Possible Cold Weather Death In Center City

Police are investigating whether the brutal cold played a role in the death of a man whose body was found in a Center City street Thursday morning.

01/23/2014

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Dig Deeper When Considering Burial Insurance

If you’re thinking of buying burial insurance, this is what you should ask.

01/13/2014

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Camden Man Found Shot To Death In His Apartment

Authorities say a Camden man has been found shot to death inside his apartment.

12/24/2013

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Cape May County Man Died From Natural Causes

A death certificate now shows that a Cape May County man died from natural causes.

12/23/2013

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