• August 1, 2015

    Young, smart women are common denominator in successful startups

    What are the ingredients for a successful startup? Women, youth and decent SAT scores, apparently.
  • July 31, 2015

    SEPTA police getting body cameras

    Every officer with SEPTA's Transit Police Department will soon be equipped with a body camera. The transit authority will spend nearly $300,000 ...
  • July 30, 2015 |  The Notebook

    Text messaging: A proven strategy for parental engagement

    Researchers at Stanford University have found that text messaging, given its widespread use, low cost, and ease of scalability, is an ideal vehicle fo...
  • July 29, 2015 |

    This app will save you from parking tickets

    A mobile app called Parking wants to be your parking assistant. Don't tell the PPA.
  • July 29, 2015

    U.S. taps Philadelphia, Camden to help close digital divide

    More than 90 percent of families making more than $100,000 a year have broadband at home. More than half of families making $25,000 or less do not.
  • July 29, 2015

    Eight-year-old amputee gains new hands in first surgery of its kind at CHOP

    Still in bandages, but with a smile on his face, young Zion Harvey of Baltimore once again has hands. Doctors at Children's Hospital of Philadelp...
  • July 28, 2015

    Environmental groups not amused by Great Adventure plan to clear forest for solar installation

    Summertime in Jackson, New Jersey, sounds like wheels creaking on metal rails -- followed by screams of delight.
  • July 28, 2015

    Boy who lost limbs to infection gets double-hand transplant in Philly [photos + video]

    Surgeons in Philadelphia say they've performed a double-hand transplant on a boy believed to be the youngest patient to undergo the procedure.
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