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  • April 16, 2014

    Philadelphia courts plan crackdown on those who skirt jury duty

    Philadelphia's court system is working on a plan to make sure everyone does their jury duty -- or else risk a penalty of community service or jail.
  • April 16, 2014

    Philly police will no longer hold immigrants on behalf of ICE

    Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter has publicly signed an executive order that the city will no longer keep immigrants in police custody at the request...
  • April 16, 2014

    Plan for seismic tests off N.J. coast stirs opposition

    Some scientific testing planned off the Jersey coast by the National Science Foundation and three universities is facing opposition.
  • April 16, 2014

    Delaware renews effort to combat child abuse

    With the hope of reducing the number of incidents in the First State, this year's Blue Bow campaign seeks to train more than 35,000 Delawareans t...
  • April 16, 2014

    McCord wants to nearly triple Pa. spending on early education

    Democratic gubernatorial candidate Rob McCord stopped by a Philadelphia nursery school on Wednesday to stress Pennsylvania's need for more early ...
  • April 16, 2014

    Koreans in Delaware react to sinking of South Korean ferry

    Thousands of miles away, many Delaware residents with Korean ancestry are following the news of a tragic ferry accident off the coast of South Korea. ...
  • April 16, 2014

    Penn study: patients more satisfied with treatment when part of decisions

    Increasingly, physicians are realizing patients get better care when they move away from the paternalistic attitude of 'doctor always knows best.'
  • April 16, 2014 |  West Oak Lane

    Here's a sneak peek at the MLK High Cougars football-team documentary [video]

    Next week, a documentary about the Martin Luther King High School Cougars football team's rise from district-financing uncertainty to a Public Le...