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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is located in Philadelphia County. Zip codes in Philadelphia, PA include 19105, 19147, and 19099. The median home price in Philadelphia is $159,000 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Philadelphia information.

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3 hrs ago | CBS Local

1 Rescued After Vehicle Goes Into Water In Southwest Philadelphia

Crews have rescued one person after a vehicle went off the roadway and plunged into Cobbs Creek in Southwest Philadelphia.

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Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

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7 hrs ago | Daily Pennsylvanian

West Philadelphia residents protest Ferguson shooting

West Philadelphia residents gathered at 6 p.m. today to protest the shooting of an unarmed black man in Ferguson, Mo., that has garnered media attention across the country.

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9 hrs ago | Philly.com

Philadelphia officer wounded in fatal gunfire exchange that killed his assailant

It was a matter of inches or less, police said - the distance between a minor wound and an officer killed in the line of duty.

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12 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

This Is Your Future, Philadelphia

For a Philadelphia space that was established by William Penn as the center of the city, Dilworth Plaza's new incarnation - at least as seen in renderings - has always seemed rather futuristic.

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12 hrs ago | Business Journal

Philadelphia Geek Awards: Who topped the charts this year?

Geeks of all ages strutted their stuff on the red carpet in black-tie wear this past Saturday for the 2014 Philadelphia Geek Awards, hosted at the Academy of Natural Sciences .

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14 hrs ago | Business Journal

Social experiment finds Philadelphia is 94% honest

Just how honest are Philadelphians? Pretty honest, it seems, as a recent social experiment shows the City of Brotherly Love is 94 percent honest.

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18 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

Ethics Panel Clears Ex-Mayor Street for Voting to Give Sona s Firm a Contract

Former Philadelphia Mayor John Street did not violate the state's Ethics Act when he voted to give his son a contract with the Philadelphia Housing Authority in 2011, the Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission has ruled.

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22 hrs ago | CBS Local

Philadelphia Man Sentenced To More Than 20 Years For Sex Trafficking

A 35-year-old Philadelphia man has been sentenced to nearly 22 years in prison for sex trafficking young vulnerable women.

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23 hrs ago | Philly.com

Trial to begin in alleged kidnap, sexual assault of girl, 5

CHRISTINA Regusters, the West Philadelphia woman arrested last year for allegedly abducting a 5-year-old girl from school and allegedly sexually assaulting her, will face a jury of her peers starting this week.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Philly.com

Pope expects to visit Philly next September

While the Archdiocese of Philadelphia insists it is not an official announcement, Pope Francis stated flatly Monday that he expects to visit Philadelphia in September, 2015.

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CBS Local

Police Warn Customers Of Utility Phone Scam Making Rounds In Suburban Philadelphia

EAST WHITELAND Twp., Pa., - PECO customers beware. Police are investigating a telephone scam now making the rounds in suburban Philadelphia.

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Business Journal

Three-time 'Cupcake Wars' champ expanding to Philadelphia

Arleen Scavone , founder of the Sweet Arleen's bakery and a three-peat champ of Food Network's "Cupcakes Wars," has her sights on the Philadelphia market, with plans of opening three units within two years, and six units overall.

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Philly.com

Photos: 2014 Philadelphia Geek Awards

The 2014 Annual Geek Awards were held on Saturday August 16, 2014 at The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University.

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Bellingham Herald

Crude oil crosses paths with two Philadelphia commuter train lines

Philadelphia's commuter railroad runs alongside at least three crude oil trains every day on two of its lines, and is looking to separate the freight operations in those places to avoid delaying its passenger trains.

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Crude oil crosses paths with two Philadelphia commuter train lines

Philadelphia's commuter railroad runs alongside at least three crude oil trains every day on two of its lines, and is looking to separate the freight operations in those places to avoid delaying its passenger trains.

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Philly.com

Suspect arrested in LOVE Park assault

Philadelphia police have arrested a suspect in connection with an assault on a Philadelphia Parks and Recreation ranger in LOVE Park Friday, a law enforcement source said.

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CBS Local

Collaborations Help Health Care Professionals Stay Ahead In Philadelphia

Education in the field of health care is imperative throughout one's career. Professionals in the health care industry need to stay on top of the latest developments in the world of science and medicine.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia Incident Decades Ago Echoes Unrest In Ferguson

It's a piece of the past that echoes today, given the current situation in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Philadelphia Convention Center Bookings On The Rise

A new labor agreement at Philadelphia's Convention Center is less than four months old, but officials say it's having an impact on bookings.

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CBS Local

Mayor Nutter Insists If Philadelphia Hosts DNC It Won't Cost Local Taxpayers Anything

So if the Democratic National Committee does, in fact, decide to hold its 2016 convention in Philadelphia, who exactly picks up the tab? Mayor Nutter insists that local taxpayers won't pay a penny.

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