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Police: 2 Men Picked Up By Philadelphia Cab Driver Not The NY Convicts

The cabbie alerted police Wednesday morning after driving men matching the descriptions of missing inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat to the city’s Amtrak station.

06/11/2015

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Getaway Guide: Memory-making Bars, Part 2

You can get a drink in any bar, but there are very few that will produce the kind of stories your kids will tell when asked about Mom and Dad. Join me in this second installment of storied watering holes.

06/11/2015

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Authorities: Truck Theft Ring Stole $1.5M Over 3-year Period

Bedding, bicycle parts, perfume and fish oil supplements were some of the items the 12-man ring allegedly stole from tractor-trailers in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

06/05/2015

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Police: Man Wanted For Attempted Homicide In Chester County Sets Himself On Fire

The deputy learned while checking the man’s driver’s license that he was wanted for attempted homicide in Exton, Pennsylvania.

06/02/2015

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Upstate NY Towns Consider Seceding To Pa. After Fracking Ban

Plenty of people leave New York state but in a job-hungry stretch of upstate, folks talk about staying put and seceding to Pennsylvania.

03/05/2015

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Despite Updated CDC Recommendations, Gov. Christie Sticking To His Ebola Quarantine Plan

“It’s the policy that has been instituted since that time that dealt with the woman from Maine and will deal with anybody else who is a healthcare worker who has direct contact with someone who has the Ebola virus. There has been no change. No difference,” Christie said Monday.

10/27/2014

DOVER BEACHES NORTH, NJ - OCTOBER 29:  A machine works on a demolition of a house one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy, October 29, 2013 in Dover Beach North, New Jersey. Hurricane Sandy made landfall last year on October 29th near Brigantine, New Jersey and affected 24 states from Florida to Maine and cost the country an estimated $65 billion. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

Sandy Poll: Neighbors Key To Coping With Disasters

A new survey suggests that “social resilience” has a big impact on how prepared communities feel for disasters such as Superstorm Sandy, and is seen as more valuable in a crisis than even government.

10/27/2014

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Getaway Guide: Mohonk Mountain House

Now a premier resort, Mohonk Mountain sprang in stages from a 19th century country inn.

09/11/2014

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RV Helps Settle Child Support Battles In NJ, NY Courts

Project Child Support rolled out this week, literally on wheels, to offer parents low-cost legal advice outside court houses.

08/27/2014

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Audit: Port Authority Missed Inspections On ‘Potentially Hazardous’ NJ And NY Bridges

A New York state audit says the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey failed to perform dozens of inspections on bridges that had already been determined to be potentially hazardous.

06/06/2014

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NY Woman Pleads Guilty To Pa. Kidnapping

A New York woman who escaped police custody at a Pennsylvania hospital while pregnant has pleaded guilty to kidnapping a woman and her infant at knifepoint last year.

03/20/2014

Alzheimer's Disease

Study: Those Who Have Parents With Alzheimer’s May Be Inheriting Brain Abnormalities

Bad news for those who have two parents suffering from Alzheimer’s: You may already have signs of the brain-destroying disease.

02/17/2014

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Philadelphia Man Charged With Making Fake Super Bowl Tickets

Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown and Police Commissioner William J. Bratton announced charges Tuesday against Damon Daniels of New York City and Eugene Fladger of Philadelphia.

01/28/2014

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CBS News Launches New Series With ’50 YEARS: THE BEATLES’

CBS News Live Experiences is set to launch with an event to mark the 50th anniversary of the appearance of the Beatles on CBS’s “The Ed Sullivan Show.”

01/21/2014

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Report: Pa. Drivers Are (Shockingly) Worse Than Those In NJ, NY

Cue the (road) rage: Turns out Pennsylvania drivers are much worse than those in New York or New Jersey.

12/19/2013

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