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1 hr ago | Reuters
A massive winter storm that left parts of the Southeastern United States in a deep freeze pushed up the East Coast on Sunday, with snow and ice snarling road travel and forcing another round of airline cancellations.
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6 hrs ago | NBC Connecticut
December 8, 2013: A chain reaction accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike involving about 50 cars, according to state police.
10 hrs ago | The Daily Tribune
As Venezuelans voted in local elections Sunday, many analysts called the elections a referendum on President Nicolas Maduro himself - a leader who faces a crumbling economy with major shortages and 54.3% annual inflation, regular power outages and one of the world's highest murder rates.
10 hrs ago | The Reporter
As Venezuelans voted in local elections Sunday, many analysts called the elections a referendum on President NicolA s Maduro himself - a leader who faces a crumbling economy with major shortages and 54.3% annual inflation, regular power outages and one of the world's highest murder rates.
14 hrs ago | CBS Local
Police say a man dressed in a Santa suit was struck and killed by a DUI driver along I-95 in Philadelphia late Saturday night.
18 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
This photo provided courtesy of Virginia M. Cleary shows her brother, Robert D. Corriveau, in his dress United States Marines uniform in 1965.
20 hrs ago | MyFoxPhilly
Philadelphia police are looking for the three men in connection with the shooting and robbery of a pizza delivery man overnight in West Philadelphia.
Some mothers who aim to provide breast milk for their babies are turning to the Internet, but is it safe to buy breast milk online? Diane Spatz, nurse researcher and manager of the lactation program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, says informal milk sharing is quite common.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dec. 07--PHILADELPHIA -- The president and CEO of the Urban League of Philadelphia, Patricia A. Coulter, is stepping down in June after 13 years, a tenure in which she raised the organization's profile and oversaw the move of its headquarters from North Philadelphia to Center City.
A former Republican party chairman from suburban Philadelphia charged with rape will appear before an out-of-county judge for an upcoming hearing.
City Council voted on Thursday to override a mayoral veto of a bill that will restrict the development of new medical offices in Northeast Philadelphia's 6th and 10th Councilmanic Districts.
Drake has announced that he is slated to build a recording studio in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania's Strawberry Mansion High School.
A 23-year-old Philadelphia man, charged with killing a woman and her three children while he was allegedly drag racing on Roosevelt Boulevard, has now pleaded guilty in an unrelated federal fraud case.
Sure, there may be times when ancestors get "handed to us on a silver platter," but that's not very often.
An arresting visual display was attracting attention today on the campus of Villanova University , where students and faculty members put together a memorial to last year's victims of gun violence in Philadelphia.