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38 min ago | Philly.com

Mugger gets 4 to 8 years for 1-day crime spree

Joseph Smith called his life a "nightmare that just won't seem to quit" and it's likely no one in the courtroom disagreed.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA

4 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

Temple making standardized tests optional

Starting fall 2015 applicants to Temple University will not have to submit standardized test scores, the university announced Tuesday, making it the first public research university in the Northeast to adopt a test-optional admissions policy.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Pennsylvania, Bryn Mawr College, Gettysburg College

8 hrs ago | Philadelphia's WB 17

VIDEO: Temple student group attempting to provide healthier food options on campus

The Rad Dish Co-op is a group of Temple students dedicated to provide ethical, organic , and sustainable food options on campus.

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13 hrs ago | Poynter Online

Newspaper industry lost another 1,300 full-time editorial professionals in 2013

The American Society of News Editors annual newsroom census, released today , found a net loss of another 1,300 full-time professionals last year.

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Related Topix: University of Missouri, Opinion

17 hrs ago | Philly.com

Ethel Invernizzi, 93, kindergarten teacher for 35 years

Ethel Invernizzi, 93, of Center City, a longtime kindergarten teacher, died Wednesday, July 23, of complications from a stroke at her home in the Watermark at Logan Square.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Glenolden, PA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Pocono Record

101-year-old lawyer says, 'What? Retire?'

Murray Shusterman began practicing law in 1936, when Franklin D. Roosevelt was in the White House - and he hasn't stopped working since.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Bala Cynwyd, PA, Estate Planning, Personal Finance, University of Pennsylvania

Philly.com

'A nightmare with no end': Hundreds mourn 3 killed by carjacked SUV

Hundreds of people gathered at a rally and vigil Tuesday evening on the grassy lot where three children were killed by a carjacked SUV that veered out of control at Germantown and Allegheny Avenues last week.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime

Slam X Hype

Gourmet Fall 2014 Footwear BK Trainers

Gourmet Footwear comes correct with two new styles for Fall 2014, the mid-top Lite 35 X BK Trainer and the low-top Libero BK Trainer.

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Travel like a bawse with Todd Snyder X Globe-Trotter carry on's.

New York design veteran Todd Snyder teams up with esteemed English luggage purveyor Globe-Trotter - for a a small, classy-as-f*ck collection.

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EurekAlert!

New network unites university health care research

Four major health institutions, including Penn State College of Medicine, have jointly received nearly $7 million to develop and expand a health data research network.

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Related Topix: Penn State College of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Penn State University Park, Johns Hopkins University

PennLive.com

Three-legged bear roaming the Poconos, Temple makes standardized tests optional: headlines across Pa.

Officials say that four teens rescued from Presque Isle Bay on Thursday never told them there was a fifth boy, who drowned.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education

The Washington Post

Are French Muslims integrated? Depends on what you mean by integration

This guest post is written by Jennifer Fredette , an assistant professor of political science at Ohio University.

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Related Topix: Ohio University, Health

Philly.com

Temple to make test scores optional for admission

In an effort to cultivate talented students who don't test well, Temple University says it will become the first national public research university in the Northeast to make standardized test scores optional for admission.

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Related Topix: Standardized Testing, Education, Education Etc., Philadelphia, PA, Saint Joseph's University

Mon Jul 28, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Mauckingbird Theatre Company Closes 2014 Seasoan with LGBT Works, 8/29-9/7

Renowned in the region for their productions of gay-themed works, Mauckingbird Theatre Company closes their 2014 season with two weeks of special events celebrating classic LGBT works and a Mauckingbird-style original, August 29 - September 7 in the Randall Theater on the campus of Temple University.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Theater, Arts

Washington Blade

HIV virus removed from cells for first time

A team of researchers at Temple University for the first time developed a way to extract HIV from human cells in a lab setting.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Genetics

Slam X Hype

These Herschel Supply 3M Scotchlite wallets can levitate, apparently.

Well, maybe they can't float, but they are made with an innovative material. The 3M Scotchlite that Herschel Supply Co .

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Youth Machine X Bixel Boys - for people who like EDM, but aren't douches.

If you've found yourself at an EDM music event recently you probably noticed two things: everyone that goes to them sucks, and they don't know how to dress.

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BioSpace

Egalet Appoints As Chief Medical Officer

Egalet Corporation today announced the appointment of Jeffrey M. Dayno, M.D. as chief medical officer .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Neurology

CBS Local

Philadelphia Lawyer Finds Courses In Public Speaking A Key To Arguing Cases

Criminal justice law means a lot of education. Attorney Richard Klineburger completed his undergraduate studies at Neumann University, he was awarded his Juris Doctorate from the Beasley School of Law at Temple University.

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Related Topix: Criminal Justice, Law

Philly.com

Peter D. Quick, 69, former bank real estate executive

Peter D. Quick, 69, of Haddonfield, a former real estate executive for Philadelphia regional banks, died of cardiac arrest on Saturday, July 19, while vacationing in Ocean City, N.J. A graduate of Collingswood High School, where he played on the football team, Mr. Quick attended Susquehanna University before serving in the Army in Vietnam.

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Susquehanna University

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