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(Lead conservator Kristin deGhetaldi  stands in front of "Triumph of David," believed to be by Pietro de Cortona.  Photo by Stephen Crossot, provided)

Villanova Art Historians Hope For New Revelations in Painting’s X-Rays

The “Triumph of David,” a 12′-by-20′ painting believed to be by artist Pietro de Cortona, is being examined by radiographic imaging.

09/16/2014

(Temple University professor Chris Rabb addresses a rally outside Comcast Corp. headquarters in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Dozens Rally Outside Comcast Over Proposed Merger and Net Neutrality

“It is our smartphones, it is Black Twitter, it is NetRoots, it is all of us,” said Temple University professor Chris Rabb. “It does not belong to one man, one person, one corporation, to one industry. It is ours.”

09/15/2014

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Crozer-Chester Nurses Planning A Two-Day Strike

Nurses at Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Delaware County are protesting “bad faith bargaining” by the hospital.

09/12/2014

(US Sen. Bob Casey talks about the importance of having enough school nurses.  Credit: CBS3)

Call Widens For More School Nurses

US Senator Bob Casey says he is endorsing a bill that would require one nurse for every 750 students.

09/08/2014

David Zamarin, junior at Masterman High School in Philadelphia. (credit: David Zamarin)

Masterman High School Student Crowd-Sources Second Company In Effort To Raise $50K

16-year-old David Zamarin has started a crowd-sourcing campaign to fund not his first, but his second company.

09/08/2014

(File photo by Ed Fischer)

Kensington Mission Struggles To Meet Needs Of Homeless, Hungry

With the number of hungry and homeless in Kensington up, there’s more of a need for food pantries and other crucial services.

09/07/2014

(Photos provided by Philadelphia Police Dept.)

Another Philadelphia Drug Conviction Overturned Because of Cop’s Testimony

Miguel Mendez has had a drug conviction against him dismissed because the officer involved, Brian Reynolds, was among six indicted by the FBI in July.

09/05/2014

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Joan Rivers Remembered Fondly At QVC

There are many obituaries on Joan Rivers on the Internet, but rarely does one mention her more than 20 year stint at QVC in West Chester.

09/04/2014

File Photo (credit: Matt Rivers)

New Change At 69th Street Transportation Center

Beginning today, SEPTA is eliminating “Pay as you Exit” fares at the last station still offering it — 69th Street Terminal.

09/01/2014

(Credit: Hector Mata/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Many Bathhouses Receiving Upgrades To Attract More Customers

With more acceptance of same sex relationships, the need for bathouses seems to be declining.

08/31/2014

(Ari Merretazon, left, first VP of the Pointman Soldier's Heart Ministry,and James Abram, state coordinator, outside the US District Courthouse in Philadelphia.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Phila. Veterans’ Group Says City Is Shortchanging Military Vets

The Pointman Soldier’s Heart Ministry is filing a lawsuit in federal court, demanding that the city appoint a director of veterans affairs for the County of Philadelphia.

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Eating Disorders Take Center Stage At Public Forum In Bucks County

Anorexia, bulimia, and other eating disorders will be discussed this afternoon at a hearing designed to provide more information to parents and children about the problems.

08/25/2014

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I-495 Bridge Reopens Over Christina River In Wilmington

Delaware Transportation officials reopened the northbound lanes of Interstate 495 Saturday over the Christina River in Wilmington, Delaware

08/23/2014

(A Philadelphia Police Department flyer shows photographs of Pele Watkins III, left, and his father, Pele Watkins II.)

Police Searching in Philadelphia For Missing Nevada Two-Year-Old

Police say the boy may have been at a North Philadelphia home recently, accompanied by his father, who does not have legal custody.

08/22/2014

Paul Daniels (credit: New Jersey Department Of Corrections)

Confessed Hitman Hired By New Jersey Rabbi Set For Release

One of two hitmen who was hired to kill the wife of a South Jersey rabbi will be released from prison this coming Halloween, one day before the 20th anniversary of the victim’s death.

08/17/2014

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