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Get Sprung at The Roots Picnic

Sign up here for more E.S.P. recommendations of things to eat, see and do nearby. The Roots Picnic Sat, May 30, 2015 11:00 AM Festival Pier (at Penn’s Landing), Philadelphia, PA Find Tickets So, spring […]

05/07/2015

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Atheist Group Sues Pa. Transit System Over Refusal To Run Ad

The County of Lackawanna Transit System repeatedly rejected the ads sought by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Freethought Society, telling the group it doesn’t permit advertising space to be used as a forum for public debate.

04/28/2015

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Lyme Disease Risk Now Present In All 67 Pennsylvania Counties

Pennsylvania has reported the most cases of Lyme disease in the nation for the past five years.

04/21/2015

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Tenn. Teen Arrested By FBI For Allegedly Making Threats Against Schools In Several States, Including Pa.

The student has not been identified and police have not given his age. He is expected to face federal charges later on Friday.

04/17/2015

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Pa. Lawmakers Eye More Penalties For Faking Military Records

Pennsylvania state senators are advancing a bill to expand penalties for people who falsely represent their military record for their personal benefit.

04/15/2015

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Tuition Freeze By 14 Pa.-owned Universities Gets OK

The board that oversees Pennsylvania’s 14 state-owned universities is endorsing a tuition freeze sought by Gov. Tom Wolf.

04/09/2015

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Research Claims Pennsylvania, Delaware Among States That Drink The Most

If you’re still recovering from St. Patrick’s Day two days after the fact, you’re not alone. At least not in the Philadelphia region.

03/19/2015

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Court To Take Up Challenge To Pennsylvania’s Execution Drugs

Five inmates on Pennsylvania’s death row want a state court to throw out a plan to use a three-drug mixture to execute them.

03/11/2015

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Pa. Supreme Court Considers Whether Judge Had Power To Appoint Special Prosecutor To Investigate AG Kane

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court is set to hear oral arguments in a challenge brought by Attorney General Kathleen Kane on Wednesday.

03/11/2015

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Pa.-based McNeil Consumer Healthcare Company To Plead Guilty Over Recall

Court documents unsealed Tuesday say McNeil Consumer Healthcare, of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, will acknowledge selling adulterated bottles of Infants’ and Children’s Tylenol and Children’s Motrin. The company agreed to pay $25 million to resolve the case.

03/10/2015

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Pa. Gets Green Light To Sell 12-Packs Of Beer

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board issued an advisory legal opinion Friday that says distributors may sell 12-packs if the manufacturer designates it for sale as a 12-pack.

03/06/2015

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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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Philly Soccer Show: Strike Concerns Cloud The Start To MLS Season

Will MLS season start on time? And if it does, will the Philadelphia Union be ready? These are the questions we try to answer on the KYW Philly Soccer Show.

03/04/2015

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Crying Fowl: Crates Of Chickens Fly Out Of Truck On Pa. Highway

The feather-ruffling incident happened at around 6:30 a.m. Thursday on Interstate 80 in Nescopeck Township, near Berwick.

02/19/2015

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8 Benefits Of New Windows And Doors

Sponsor Provided Content You’ll have a hard time finding a project that brings as many benefits – and stretches your investment dollar farther – than new windows and doors. Here are some of the benefits […]

02/12/2015

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