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  • August 28, 2015

    Delaware's Sen. Carper explains 'yes' vote on Iran deal

    For Delaware's senior Sen. Tom Carper, a nuclear deal with Iran is better than the alternative: war.
  • August 28, 2015

    Reward offered for arrest in Philly hit-and-run that killed boy, 2

    Philadelphia police have identified a suspect in an April hit-and-run crash that killed a 2-year-old boy crossing the street with his mother.
  • August 28, 2015 |  Shapiro on Theater

    It's Fringe Festival time — and here's the theater I want to see (among the 140-odd productions)

    A fellow named Brian Feldman will come to your kitchen, wash your dishes -- and then recite any monologue of your choosing in a one-on-one event calle...
  • August 28, 2015 |  The Notebook

    Commonwealth Court rules Philly School District can't force charters to cap enrollment

    Commonwealth Court ruled Thursday that the School Reform Commission lacks the power to impose enrollment caps on charter schools, a decision that hand...
  • August 28, 2015 |  The Pulse

    Getting home from the hospital, and staying there

    Julie Hontz juggles her smartphone at a red light, quickly punching the address of a nursing home she's never been to into the GPS.
  • August 28, 2015 |  The Pulse

    My 10 days in the 'concussion cave'

    I fell getting out of bed. I wish I could say the story wasn't so silly. I'd rather weave a tale about ice climbing and Everest.
  • August 28, 2015

    In case you missed it: this week's good reads about Pennsylvania cities

    We have updates on some of the issues covered in our first year of reporting including the first city to emerge from Act 47 and new protections for th...
  • August 28, 2015

    Drexel food lab cooks up solutions to food waste problem

    Even though many Americans go hungry and few are eating enough fruits and vegetables, more than a billion pounds of produce are discarded in landfills...
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