Innovation

  • October 30, 2015

    Preparation for electric car-charging stations may be required in new Philly developments

    A member of Philadelphia City Council wants to mandate that new residential developers think ahead and make it easier to install electric car-charging...
  • October 28, 2015

    With Uber gaining on Philly taxi turf, Pa. moves to regulate ride-sharing services

    It has been a bad year for Philadelphia taxi drivers.
  • October 28, 2015

    Pediatricians urged to screen all children for hunger

    At your kid's next doctor's visit, you might be asked a new question: Are you having trouble putting food on the table? The American Academ...
  • October 27, 2015

    Cybersecurity: Senate poised to pass bill to push information sharing

    The Senate is poised to pass a bill intended to improve cybersecurity by encouraging the sharing of threat information among companies and the U.S. go...
  • October 27, 2015

    Bill on use of police body cams in homes clears Pa. Senate panel

    A first stamp of approval is on legislation to allow police officers in Pennsylvania to gather body camera footage inside a home, but ban it from publ...
  • October 26, 2015

    Indego aims to increase its wheel print in Philly's lower-income neighborhoods

    Philadelphia is the poorest big city in America, and Indego was envisioned with this in mind: No credit card holds to use a bike. Memberships are mont...
  • October 26, 2015

    2015 vaccine appears well suited to fight flu

    In the fall of 2014, the flu vaccine was a bit of a "mismatch," but this flu season, early reports suggest that health officials and vaccine...
  • October 26, 2015

    Parents, care providers welcome new 'Sesame Street' character with autism

    "Sesame Street" is welcoming a new resident -- a muppet named Julia who has autism. The character debuted online as part of a new autism edu...
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