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  • November 19, 2014

    Fairness of NFL concussion settlement debated in federal court in Philadelphia

    The Philadelphia judge handling the proposed settlement between the NFL and retired players with brain injuries held a hearing in federal court to eva...
  • November 19, 2014

    As young protesters 'seize the mic' in Ferguson, activists discuss lessons for Philly region

    This week, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency in anticipation of a grand jury decision on whether to indict police officer Darren W...
  • November 19, 2014

    Probe now said to find no child porn in Pa. email scandal

    The office of Pennsylvania's attorney general is now saying that a pornographic email scandal involving state employees did not include any child...
  • November 19, 2014 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Michael Brown and the deadly effects of colorism

    The outcry triggered by the killings of unarmed men by police officers — from Michael Brown's shooting death in Ferguson, Mo., to the choking dea...
  • November 19, 2014

    NJ zoo mourns death of its first female giraffe

    The first female giraffe who took up residency at New Jersey's Cape May County zoo has died.
  • November 19, 2014

    16 memorable moments from Lynne Abraham's mayoral campaign-launch event

    It doesn't get more Philadelphia than the scene at the Franklin Institute at high noon Wednesday as Lynne Abraham, the former district attorney, ...
  • November 19, 2014

    Weekly Entertainment Guide - Fall Theater Sampler

    Quantum electrodynamics, the United Methodist Church gay marriage, fractured fairy tales, a Neil Simon classic, and more. Robin Bloom offers her pick...
  • November 19, 2014

    Destructive pest found in baggage at Philly airport

    Federal authorities say a destructive agricultural pest was found in the bags of airline passengers at Philadelphia International Airport twice recent...
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