EPA grant helps Temple take aim at potentially hazardous waste sites in Kensington

EPA grant helps Temple take aim at potentially hazardous waste sites in Kensington Temple University is taking the lead on a federally backed effort to clean up and redevelop former industrial spots in Philadelphia's Kensington neighborhood.
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A new alternative for sleep apnea sufferers

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How I stumbled into Mensa after escaping a childhood of violence and poverty
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How I stumbled into Mensa after escaping a childhood of violence and poverty

I grew up in low-income West Philadelphia in the mid-’70s through the ’80s. Because my neighborhood was 95 percent black, I didn’t realize I was a minority in this country until the police informed me of my status as an
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2014 was a banner year for TSA weapon seizures. What are you packing?

In 2014, the Transportation Security Administration seized 2,212 firearms from carry-on luggage. It's hard to know how to feel about this. In Dickensian terms, 2014 was the best and worst of times for the TSA. It was the

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International art mystery comes to Delaware

International art mystery comes to Delaware

It's an international art mystery, stretching from Paris to Washington, D.C. to Delaware. Workers at Winterthur try to learn who was the man behind Picasso's “The Blue Room.”
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Breaking down the new federal regulations on fracking

Breaking down the new federal regulations on fracking

Last week, the Obama Administration announced major federal regulations on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. Susan Phillips, StateImpact Pennsylvania reporter, said the new rules are aimed at protecting water. "That's the
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