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Overtime Costs Rising As Phila. Beefs Up Construction Inspections

Philadelphia’s City Controller has criticized L&I for high overtime costs. City officials say that’s what it takes to keep building sites safe.


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Drexel Trips Cleveland State 85-82 In 3OT

Tavon Allen and Frantz Massenat each made two free throws in the last 16 seconds to help Drexel win its second-straight triple overtime game, edging Cleveland State 85-82 Wednesday night in the Dragons’ home opener.


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Packers Make McNabb’s Mistake

Donovan McNabb will be remembered for many things he did (and didn’t do) during his NFL career. He’ll be remembered as the best quarterback of all time (so far), for his failure to win a Super Bowl, for his air guitar prowess, and for not knowing there were ties in NFL football games


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Miss America Overtime Tab For Atlantic City Reaches Nearly $400K

The return of the Miss America pageant to Atlantic City brought attention to the seaside gambling mecca and a boon to police and public works employees.


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Employers Can Search Your Bags

Most employers, like Apple, and probably yours, have a policy that says they will search anything you carry with you onto the premises.


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More Overtime In Game 3 Of Stanley Cup Final?

Ten periods into their championship series, the Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks headed to Boston for Game 3 on Monday night. No one would be surprised if this one’s as close as the first two.


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Miller Leads Nuggets Over 76ers In OT

Andre Miller scored a season-high 28 points off the bench, Nene had 20 points and 14 rebounds and the Denver Nuggets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 108-104 in overtime Wednesday night.



City Controller: Mayor Failing To Limit Fire Department Overtime

The city controller says the Nutter administration is failing to reign in fire department overtime.


A Night to Remember by Anthony Gargano

PHILADELPHIA _ Late in the third period of the fourth game of the Stanley Cup Finals, the building fell hushed and a gleeful crowd clad in deep orange that partied like it was 1974 for […]


Flyers Fall in Overtime

Danny Briere’s spectacular end-to-end goal late in the third period forced overtime, but Boston’s Marc Savard scored with 6:08 remaining in the extra period to give the Bruins the 5-4 win in game one of […]