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Weekly Entertainment Guide - Made in America & 12 other things to do this Labor Day Weekend

Weekly Entertainment Guide - Made in America & 12 other things to do this Labor Day WeekendGreat live music and performances this week!  Robin Bloom shares her picks.
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DEP publishes details on 248 cases of water damage from gas development

DEP publishes details on 248 cases of water damage from gas developmentFor the first time, Pennsylvania environmental regulators are publicly releasing documents about cases when natural gas operations have damaged private water supplies.
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Do states that offer medical marijuana have lower rates of opioid painkiller overdoses?

Do states that offer medical marijuana have lower rates of opioid painkiller overdoses?New research explores a potential relationship between legalizing medical marijuana and the number of opioid overdose deaths.

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In conversation with Acel Moore
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In conversation with Acel Moore

WHYY's Elizabeth Fielder recently sat down with journalist Acel Moore, who blazed a trail through Philadelphia's journalism community, to talk about the 1964 North Philadelphia riots, and their lingering effects today.
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1964 North Philly riots: Why destroy their own neighborhood?

Long after the fires from the riots had finally burned out, one question lingered: "Why did they destroy their own neighborhood?" Judge Frederica Massiah-Jackson thinks back to those days in August 1964, when Columbia Avenue

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Reporter's Roundtable: Fattah under suspicion, Corbett gets a version of Medicaid plan

Reporter's Roundtable: Fattah under suspicion, Corbett gets a version of Medicaid plan

On this week's Reporter's Roundtable, Dave Davies describes the difficult position of Congressman Chaka Fattah.  And Taunya English talks us through the ins and outs of Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett's newly approved
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Pregnant Pa. inmates continue to be shackled, despite state law

Pregnant Pa. inmates continue to be shackled, despite state law

In 2010, Pennsylvania passed a law prohibiting the shackling of pregnant inmates after their second trimester, but as reporter Audrey Quinn discovered, enforcing it has proved challenging.
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