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  • August 29, 2014 |  StateImpact

    DEP publishes details on 248 cases of water damage from gas development

    For the first time, Pennsylvania environmental regulators are publicly releasing documents about cases when natural gas operations have damaged privat...
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    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.
  • August 27, 2014

    2014 Labor Day Weekend N.J. Shore Guide

    Though autumn is officially a few weeks away, Labor Day Weekend marks the end of the Jersey Shore high season. This year, the season's wrap up al...
  • August 29, 2014

    Bryn Mawr school discouraging young players from heading soccer ball

    A Bryn Mawr school is taking dramatic steps to protect its student athletes. The Shipley School has become one of the first in the nation to discourag...
  • August 29, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Poll: Half of Americans like labor unions, while job satisfaction rises from recession low

    This Labor Day marks the 120th national celebration of the American labor movement, dedicated to the social and economic contributions and achievement...
  • August 29, 2014

    Foreign students contribute knowledge and billions to local economies, report says

    A new study says foreign-born students studying in the U.S. spend billions in local economies and their talents should be more deliberately harnessed....
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Penn Professor Alison Sweeney explains the mysterious sex lives of corals

    Imagine - a full moon over the open ocean. If you think that sounds romantic, you're not alone. Apparently corals think so too.
  • August 28, 2014

    Who is Philly's next 'Recovery Idol'? [photos]

    Friday night, four finalists will vie for the chance to be this year's "Recovery Idol" competition, a singing contest that puts a posit...
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