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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 31

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

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Police: 2 Women Choked, Robbed In Broad Daylight In Philadelphia

Police say the attack happened at 12:40 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.

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1 Injured In Police-Involved Shooting In Southwest Philadelphia

Chopper 3 over the scene of a police-involved shooting Wednesday in Southwest Philadelphia.

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Forbes Announces New Participants For Its Inaugural ‘Under 30′ Summit In Philadelphia

Up for discussion at the Pennsylvania Convention Center? How to solve the world’s problems over the next half-century.

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Justice Department Sues PA State Police Over Fitness Tests

The Justice Department is suing the Pennsylvania State Police, saying its physical fitness tests discriminate against women.

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Taney Dragons Of Center City Philadelphia Wins PA State Little League Title

The Taney Dragons became the first urban Philadelphia team ever to win the PA State Little League Championship

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Report Of Police-Involved Shooting In Strawberry Mansion

The incident was reported shortly before 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 3200 block of Page Street.

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More Charges Filed Against Ironworkers Local 401

Two additional counts of “extortion which interferes with interstate commerce” have been filed against members of Local 401, and additional criminal conduct charges have been filed in conjunction with 14 earlier charges.

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Maggots Reportedly Found In Prison Food Supplied By Philadelphia-based Company

The director of a state prisons oversight committee says there appears to be legitimate concerns about the job a private vendor is doing feeding Ohio inmates.

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6 Philadelphia Cops Arrested In Corruption Probe That Commissioner Calls ‘One Of The Worst Cases I’ve Ever Heard’

Six Philadelphia Police officers who served in narcotics were taken into custody by FBI agents Wednesday as part of a federal corruption probe.

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Algeria's goalkeeper Rais Mbohli makes a save during the Round of 16 football match between Germany and Algeria at Beira-Rio Stadium in Porto Alegre during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 30, 2014. AFP (PHOTO credit: CHRISTOPHE SIMON/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Union Acquire Algerian Goalkeeper Rais Mbolhi

The Philadelphia Union has acquired the World Cup veteran Algerian goalkeeper, Rais Mbolhi.

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Philadelphia native Ryan Etsell is 4-3 this season for the Single-A Burlington Bees (credit: John Larson)

Philadelphia Native Ryan Etsell Enjoying Life In Angels’ Organization

Philadelphia native, Ryan Etsell, is playing for the LAA Angels Class-A affiliate now.

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Report: Ship Found Underneath Ground Zero Probably Built In Philadelphia

There appears to be a connection between a shipwreck found at New York City’s Ground Zero and the City of Brotherly Love.

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Mark Mebus, owner of Blackbird Pizzeria, holding up their vegan wings. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Best Vegetarian Restaurants In Philadelphia

Here are the top spots in Philadelphia to whet your palate with something both good and good for you.

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A kit of Naloxone, a heroin antidote that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.  (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

New Oxycodone Pill Designed To Prevent Abuse

The FDA has approved an oxycodone pill designed to deter abuse.

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