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Trump To Promote Turning Natural Gas Into Plastics In PennsylvaniaTrump will be in Monaca, about 40 minutes north of Pittsburgh, on Tuesday to tour Shell's soon-to-be completed Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex.
New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker Holding Presidential Campaign Event At Fillmore In PhiladelphiaThe democrat is holding an event at the Fillmore in Fishtown on Wednesday night.
Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey Unveils 3 Bills To Strengthen Background Checks For Gun BuyersThe senator unveiled three different bills tweaking existing laws and creating new ones.
Make-Or-Break Time For Democratic Candidates Heading Into Second Round Of DebatesThe latest poll shows Joe Biden well ahead of the rest of the Democratic hopefuls.
Mayor Jim Kenney, City Officials Touring Overdose Prevention Sites In Canada After Non-Profit's Interest In Opening Facility in PhiladelphiaThe mayor and other city leaders will tour overdose prevention sites in Vancouver and Toronto.
New Jersey's Medical Marijuana Program Triples Number Of Patients Since Gov. Phil Murphy Took OfficeThe state also nearly doubled the number of participating physicians in the program.
Joe Biden Proposing To Reverse Several Key Provisions Of 1994 Crime Bill He Helped WriteBiden's moves could be an attempt to blunt fellow White House contenders Kamala Harris and Cory Booker.
'Keep This Hospital Open': Bernie Sanders Joins Rally In Philadelphia To Protest Hahnemann University Hospital's ClosureThe Vermont senator spoke with Eyewitness News exclusively ahead of the big rally, calling the decision to close the facility “insane.”
Biden Cancer Initiative Suspends Operations Indefinitely Two Years After It Was FoundedBiden and his wife left the group's board in April as an ethics precaution before he joined the presidential campaign.
'Protect And Build On Obamacare': Biden Health Care Plan Adds Public Option By Raising Taxes On Wealthiest AmericansBiden on Monday released a plan that would add a "public option" to the 2010 health care overhaul, with expanded coverage paid for by raising taxes on the wealthiest Americans.