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  • September 18, 2014

    Founding principal at innovative Philly school leaves two weeks into year

    On the first day of classes principal Saliyah Cruz addressed the inaugural freshman class at one of the Philadelphia School District's three new ...
  • September 18, 2014 |  Shapiro on Theater

    Fringe Festival review: 'In the Pony Palace'

    I feel good! I feel mean! I feel strong! That's the mantra of the football team called the Owls. (Not the Temple Owls, another Owls.) They'r...
  • September 18, 2014

    Philly councilman calls on feds for charges in attack on gay couple

    A Philadelphia councilman is calling for the U.S. attorney to take over the investigation of the assault on a gay couple a week ago.
  • September 18, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Crowdsourcing cures hidden in our DNA

    This fall, scientists are hoping you, along with a million of your closest friends, will spit in a test tube and mail it to New York.
  • September 18, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Could parenting tips from mice help humans?

    Investigations into how male California mice parent their young offer insight into the nature/nurture debate in human childrearing practices.
  • September 18, 2014 |  The Pulse

    The curious case of the smallmouth bass

    Researchers are looking into what's causing open sores, lesions and female sexual characteristics in young, male smallmouth bass.
  • September 18, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Mixing explosives with gravity - the controlled science behind implosions

    In just 15 seconds on Saturday, Queen Lane Apartments vanished from the sky.
  • September 18, 2014

    Tennessee fugitive captured in Delaware after 13 years

    An FBI task force working in Wilmington Wednesday arrested a man wanted for a 2001 Tennessee homicide.
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