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Wambach Scores 4 To Break Hamm’s World Record

Abby Wambach scored four times in the first half to break Mia Hamm’s record for international career goals with room to spare in a 5-0 victory over South Korea on Thursday night.

06/20/2013

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Study: Philadelphia 4th Worst City In Nation For Small Business Employees

The research, which was done by credit card resource website CardHub, evaluated the state of small businesses in the 30 largest cities in the U.S.

06/03/2013

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New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg Dead At Age 89

U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg, a multimillionaire New Jersey businessman and liberal who was called out of retirement for a second tour of duty in Congress, has died at age 89.

06/03/2013

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Report: U.S. Only ‘Rich’ Country That Doesn’t Require Employers To Provide Paid Vacation Time

When considering paid holidays, the gap between the U.S. and other advanced countries grows even wider.

05/29/2013

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Philadelphia Falls One Place On Health And Fitness Rankings

According to the rankings, Philly-Camden-Wilmington scored 51.2 out of 100 possible points in the 2013 roundup.

05/29/2013

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US Investigating Ford Pickups For Engine Issue

The federal government is investigating Ford F-150 pickups with EcoBoost engines after drivers reported that the engines lost power during acceleration.

05/26/2013

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Historical Monument To Overlook Graves Of Veterans In Philadelphia

A soldier’s monument that had been in storage since it was recovered after it was stolen years ago from the Mount Moriah Cemetery in Yeadon has been moved to a new home and the public will be able to see it Sunday during noon-time memorial ceremonies in East Falls.

05/25/2013

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Study: Fast Food Nutrition Has Improved Only Marginally

Think fast food has gotten healthier? You might want to put down those coconut oil-fried, sea salt-coated french fries and think again.

05/15/2013

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Documentary Aims To Put Human Face On Issue Of Illegal Immigration

As lawmakers on Capitol Hill work to hammer out a bill on comprehensive immigration reform, a film that explains the why behind the large number of Latinos immigrating- many illegally- to America will be screened in Philadelphia.

05/11/2013

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Land Of The Free? New Rankings Say Not Really For NJ, Pa.

“Let freedom ring” might not ring true in many of the fifty states.

04/01/2013

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Local Catholics Say They Want To See Change With A New Pope

Some worshipers are confident the new Pope will have a large role in reversing the trend of the declining number of American Catholics and shrinking enrollment at Catholic schools.

02/17/2013

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New Report Ranks United States Surprisingly Low When It Comes To Gender Equality

New rankings by country on gender equality have been released, and the news for the United States isn’t good.

10/24/2012

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Team USA Well Aware Of Stakes In Jamaica Rematch

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A reporter asked U.S. men’s national coach Jurgen Klinsmann Monday what it would be like if his team were to lose to Jamaica for the second time in five days. “No, […]

09/10/2012

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United States Wins All 6 Relays, Sets New Records At Penn Relays

The United States was flawless in all six relays in the “U.S.A. vs. the World” races at Franklin Field on Saturday.

04/28/2012

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Montgomery County Fugitive Arrested In New York

Authorities in Montgomery County say a Lansdale woman who fled the country after learning she was the target of a criminal investigation over money she allegedly stole from the man she was caring for has been taken into custody trying to get back into the United States.

11/23/2011

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