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Last 2 Unions Sign Contract With NJ Transit, Averting StrikeThe other nine rail unions had signed contracts after a tentative agreement was reached in March, about a day before a strike deadline.
Water Search Underway For Man Lost At NJ Yacht ClubIt's not clear whether the man fell in or jumped in for a swim.
Sanders Delegates Upset Over Clinton's VP Pick Discuss ActionThey are talking about challenging the pick on the convention floor.
Around The Clock Work Continues Ahead Of DNCA lot is needed to get the Wells Fargo Center ready for prime time.
Protesters Hit Streets For Hot Day Of Marches Before DNCSeveral Sunday demonstrations are planned, including an anti-fracking march from City Hall to Independence Mall, near the Liberty Bell.
Anti-Clinton Protesters Converging On Democratic National ConventionFueled by grievances over the party's treatment of Bernie Sanders and doubts over Hillary Clinton's progressive credentials, tens of thousands of protesters are poised to put a fragile post-primary detente to the test this week during the DNC in Philadelphia.


Scientist Fights STD Cases, HIV Infections By Creating A More 'Skin-Like' CondomSenghxi Chen has been working on the project at ASU for the last two years.
Doctors Say Strollers Can Endanger Your Child In Hot WeatherParents have heard the warnings about leaving young kids in hot cars, but what about strollers?
New Study Measures Aggression Levels When Drunk vs. When HighA new study aimed to measure aggression after alcohol use vs. marijuana use.
Health Care Workers Gear Up Ahead Of DNC: 'It's All Hands On Deck'With lots of protesters on the streets, there’s the risk for many becoming dehydrated. But medical professionals say they're ready for that and anything else.
Mental Illness Forcing Changes In America's JailsA new study released says there are more people with a mental illness behind bars than in psychiatric clinics.
More Benefits To High-Fat Mediterranean Diet, New Study SaysAre you avoiding fats in your daily diet? It may be time to stop -- that is, if your daily diet is Mediterranean.


As Heat Rises, Gas Prices Continue To Fall Across NationAAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular unleaded fell to $1.99 in New Jersey last week, three cents lower than the previous week and 56 cents lower than a year ago.
LL Bean Recalls Children's Insulated BottlesL.L. Bean is recalling children's insulated water bottles because of concerns about lead contamination.
Several Frozen Entrée Products Recalled For Possible Metal PiecesGiant Food and Martin's stores have recalled several entrée products in P.F. Chang's Home Menu line.
IKEA Recalls 80,000 Baby GatesIKEA is recalling 80,000 baby gates because they can come unintentionally unlocked.
Blog: Banks Offering Bonuses For Opening New AccountsThese offers can be quite lucrative for consumers, if they meet the specific requirements for each account.
Most Small SUV Headlights Rate PoorThe Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is shining a light on poor performing headlights.


Movie Review: 'Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie'Ab Fab is back. And, given the state of the world of late and our collective need for a few laughs, not a moment too soon.
Movie Review: 'Star Trek Beyond''Star Trek Beyond, ' the third installment in the most recent rebooted series, is very much on the pedestrian side.
Fox News' Roger Ailes Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsFox News chief Roger Ailes has resigned from the network following sexual harassment allegations.
Tina Fey To Receive 2016 Lew Klein Media Award From Temple UniversityThe Upper Darby native known for "Saturday Night Live" and "Mean Girls" is a 2016 recipient of the Lew Klein Excellence in the Media award.
Robin Williams Remembered On His Birthday With Touching Tribute From His DaughterZelda Williams posted to Instagram a black and white pic of herself with her two brothers climbing all over their father.
First Lady, James Corden Hit The Road For 'Carpool Karaoke'It was a musical joyride for Michelle Obama as she joined James Corden for a "Carpool Karaoke" session that aired Wednesday on the late-night host's CBS show.


Progresso Soup Plant Expected To Shut Down In South JerseyThursday morning, more than 300 workers were given the bad news.
Gamblers Cross Taj Mahal Picket Lines; Union Warns Of Mice"If you like mice and roaches, stay at the Taj Mahal! If you like casinos that care about their workers, stay anywhere else!"
Union Goes On Strike Against Trump Taj Mahal CasinoLocal 54 of the Unite-HERE union was unable to reach a new contract with the Taj Mahal
Deal Reached To Avert Holiday Weekend Strike At 4 AC CasinosSpecifics of the deal haven't been released.
71 Percent Of Americans Believe Economy Is 'Rigged'The overwhelming majority of Americans believe the economy is rigged, according to a new poll.
Area Experts Discuss What The Brexit Vote Means For PhiladelphiansCompanies here in the Philadelphia region are worried over how the world’s 5th largest economy will handle leaving the European Union.


Pokemon Go Sets Apple Download RecordIt should come as no surprise to players frustrated with overloaded servers that Pokemon Go is kind of a big deal.
Luggage That Can Give You A Ride Through The AirportGetting around an airport may never be the same.
Snowden Designs Phone Case That Hides Owner's LocationSnowden said he envisions it as a protection for journalists and human rights workers.
Emergency Management Meets 21st Century In NJ, Philly SoonCamden County just unveiled its Text-to-911 system.
Pokemon Is Back! New App Provides More Than Just FunPokemon Go is sweeping through the nation, including in Philadelphia.
Bensalem Business Launches World's Largest Touch Glass TechnologyA 165-inch glass touchscreen plays movies, lets you browse the internet and is so easy to use that you do not have to be tech savvy to interface with it.

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