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Murder-suicide does not have to be disclosed in house sale, Pa. high court says

Murder-suicide does not have to be disclosed in house sale, Pa. high court saysWhen a potential buyer checks out a house where a high-profile murder happened, is the real estate agent required to disclose that gruesome past? The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has decided the answer is "no."
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Common Core: What it is, what it isn't and why it's political

Common Core: What it is, what it isn't and why it's politicalWhat a week for adversaries of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS)! On Wednesday Glenn Beck, famous radio and TV personality, hosted "a live national night of action against the Common Core" called WE WILL NOT CONFORM and

Israeli, Palestinian supporters stage rallies in Philadelphia [photos]

Israeli, Palestinian supporters stage rallies in Philadelphia [photos]As Israeli and Hamas forces continue to clash in the Middle East, dueling rallies faced off in Philadelphia Wednesday.

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Pro and con: Two middle schoolers debate fracking

Students in Katherine Cohen's 7th-grade English class at Greenberg Elementary in Northeast Philadelphia were assigned the task of writing a persuasive letter. These two students wrote opposing opinions about fracking, a highly

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Pop-up beer gardens in Philly stirring brouhaha

Pop-up beer gardens in Philly stirring brouhaha

Walking by one of Philadelphia's new pop-up beer gardens, you probably wouldn't guess it’s at the center of a huge fight. Decked out with flowers and hammocks, some of the establishments have brought life to long-abandoned
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