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  • May 26, 2016 |  The Pulse

    Endangered bird has more to fear than a changing climate

    A rapidly changing planet landed the little rufa red knot on the endangered species list, but its obstacles to survival aren't limited to the tem...
  • May 26, 2016

    First U.S. case of antibiotic-resistant bacteria found in Pa.

    A 49-year-old Pennsylvania woman is the first in the nation found to have a rare strain of E. coli that is resistant to colistin. Colistin is consider...
  • May 26, 2016

    23% hike sought by Pa. health insurers for ACA policies likely to shrink

    Each year, health insurance companies file paperwork with Pennsylvania's Insurance Department, laying out what they hope to charge for policies. ...
  • May 26, 2016 |  The Pulse

    New food label prioritizes calories and added sugar

    Experts are concerned that "more realistic" serving sizes might encourage Americans to eat more.
  • May 26, 2016

    Philly ought to capitalize on status as World Heritage city, Kenney says

    Philadelphia marked World Heritage Day Thursday as officials celebrated its status at the first U.S. city to be designated as a World Heritage city.
  • May 26, 2016

    Begging for mercy: Philly panhandlers say citations are 'pointless'

    If it seems pointless to criminally charge and fine someone so poor they have to implore passers-by for spare change, it’s also legally questionable. ...
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