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  • October 25, 2016

    Youth lifer to get new sentence offer in teen's 1987 slaying

    The Philadelphia district attorney's office has agreed to offer a new sentence to a man who received a life sentence without parole as a juvenile...
  • October 25, 2016 |  PlanPhilly

    SEPTA and transit union remain far apart on major issues, daily negotiations to avert a strike begin

    SEPTA’s labor contract with its largest union expires at midnight on October 31st—Halloween— and if Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 234 doesn’t ge...
  • October 25, 2016

    Bees, pennies, chickens, now cows involved in Delaware accident

    The latest odd Delaware traffic accident involved a truck hauling cattle at the I-295/Rt. 141 interchange.
  • October 25, 2016

    Age of Pennsylvania's voting machines serves as safeguard against cyberattack

    For weeks, we've been hearing about whether a cyberattack could somehow interfere with the upcoming presidential election results.
  • October 25, 2016

    It's 'acornucopia' this year as oak trees overproduce progeny

    If it seems to you like the world is awash in acorns, you’re not nuts.
  • October 25, 2016 |  Speak Easy

    Essay: Mr. and Mrs. Claus have a brand-new bag

    "Hi, kids," said the 40-something desk clerk, grinning, as my 60-something husband and I scanned our ID fobs at our neighborhood gym. Once o...
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