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South Jersey Man Charged With Trying to Pass Off Cotton and Rocks as iPhones

Charged is 26-year-old Darius Smith, who was taken into custody in the parking lot of the Cherry Hill Mall.

23 hours ago

(The Hess Toy Truck Museum makes a stop at the Deptford Mall.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Hess’ Museum of Toy Trucks Rolls Into Deptford, NJ, Heading for Philadelphia

“We have all 50 years of the truck on display,” noted Mark DiConzo, mobile museum tour manager and spokesperson for Hess.

23 hours ago

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At Camden County Prison, a Job Fair For Former Inmates

“Employers are very much open to giving somebody a second chance,” says Sean Hinnegan, a job developer for Goodwill Industries of Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia.

24 hours ago

A PGW payment office in center city Philadelphia.  (File photo by Andre Bennett)

Amid City Council Inaction, PGW Bidder Declines To Extend Deal

Today was City Council’s final chance to introduce the required legislation before the PGW sale agreement expires at yearend.

11/20/2014

(Nasheeba Adams holds photos of her son, Tomayo McDuffy.  2013 file photo by Cherri Gregg)

Charges Dropped Against Holmesburg Teen; DA Questions Story of Blind ‘Victim’

It had been a remarkable story of a hero guide dog, calling 911 to save her blind owner during a home invasion. But now charges against the accused neighbor have been dismissed.

11/20/2014

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All ‘Cyber’ Charters in Pennsylvania Getting Failing Grades, Study Finds

“None of the cyber charter schools met what the (Pennsylvania education) department’s threshold is for acceptable school performance,” notes the organization’s director of policy research.

11/20/2014

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Baggage Handlers Go On Strike At PHL

It could be a rough morning for travelers at Philadelphia International Airport as some baggage handlers have pulled out the picket signs.

11/20/2014

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Police Arrest Robbery Suspect Near Temple U. Campus; 7th Incident In Past Week

An attempted robbery near Temple University’s campus Wednesday night is the latest in a string that has police and members of the school community on alert.

11/20/2014

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Police: Delco Woman Charged With DUI Homicide Still Driving Under The Influence

A Delaware County woman being charged with DUI homicide is accused of getting back behind the wheel and causing more havoc.

11/20/2014

File photo of President Obama.  (Credit: Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Immigrant Community Awaits President’s Immigration Reform Decision

The Philadelphia immigrant community will be watching and waiting in anticipation of President Obama’s decision.

11/20/2014

(Tommy Lee Jones and Hilary Swank star in "The Homesman," directed by Jones.)

Movie Review: ‘The Homesman’

Unfortunately, director-star Tommy Lee Jones lets this idiosyncratic movie ricochet between severe melodrama and quirky dark comedy.

11/20/2014

(Wing Lam and his two brothers founded Wahoo's Fish Taco in 1988.  Today there are more than 50 locations.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Fish Tacos, Free Frozen Yogurt, and the ‘No Tipping’ Spot

This week, Hadas Kuznits reports on a West Coast cuisine coming East, an opportunity for a free snack during your holiday shopping spree, and a new Philadelphia restaurant where “no tipping” is their watchword.

11/20/2014

Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey File Photo (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Philadelphia Police Preparing For Ferguson Grand Jury Reaction

With people around the country waiting on the decision, and planning rallies or protests depending on the decision, Philadelphia Police are planning accordingly.

11/20/2014

(Manmade snow piles up at Spring Mountain.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Winter Sports Season Opens

An arsenal of snow guns is blasting out literally tons of snow each night at nearby Spring Mountain. Can ski season be far off?

11/20/2014

(Channing Tatum, left, and Steve Carell star in "Foxcatcher," from Sony Pictures Classics)

Movie Review: ‘Foxcatcher’

Steve Carell stars as multimillionaire John du Pont in this docudrama about the real-life murder of Olympic wrestler Dave Schultz.

11/20/2014

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