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  • October 22, 2014 |  East Falls

    Historic Hohenadel House and brewery in East Falls reopens for a night

    Once the home of a family of brewers, one can imagine the days when the lights and sounds of joyful commotion poured out the windows of the Hohenadel ...
  • October 22, 2014

    Jefferson researchers link missing hormone to colorectal cancer

    Hormones such as estrogen and testosterone are notorious in some cancers for promoting tumor growth. But researchers at Thomas Jefferson University ar...
  • October 22, 2014

    Pa. cities reconsider gun laws, anticipating court battles

    Pennsylvania cities will have about two months to scrap local gun restrictions that could leave them open to lawsuits under a state proposal headed fo...
  • October 22, 2014

    Teen Nobel Peace Prize winner honored with Liberty Medal in Philadelphia

    On Tuesday afternoon, the Pennsylvania Convention Center was buzzing with a single word, one with singsong syllables: "Malala," people woul...
  • October 21, 2014

    True blue through millennia, indigo has colorful history

    The blue in today's blue jeans is derived from a readily available synthetic dye.
  • October 21, 2014

    Pa. OKs measure allowing NRA to sue towns over gun laws

    Pennsylvania legislators have passed a bill backed by the National Rifle Association that will make it easier for gun rights organizations to overturn...
  • October 21, 2014 |  Dave Davies Off Mic Blog

    Pa. governor's race down to turnout?

    There comes a point in every political campaign when the combatants decide they've convinced anybody convincible to vote for them, and it's ...
  • October 21, 2014

    After Mumia graduation address, Pa. moves to curb public speech inflicting 'mental anguish'

    Pennsylvania has a new law giving crime victims and their families the chance to silence prison inmates in public. The bill signing ceremony took pla...
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