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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 $150,000 which is roughly $87/per square foot. More Philadelphia information.

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29 min ago | CBS Local

Broken Drive Shaft Strands Philadelphia Fire Truck En Route To Call

While en route to a service call Friday, the drive shaft of a Philadelphia fire truck broke off, stranding several firefighters and the truck for several hours.

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29 min ago | CBS Local

Police Searching in Philadelphia For Missing Nevada Two-Year-Old

Police from Philadelphia and Las Vegas are looking for a two-year-old boy believed to be with his father, who does not have legal custody.

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1 hr ago | Philly.com

'She watched her only son die'

Investigators gather on Manton Street near South 25th Street in the King Village section of South Philadelphia on Thursday Aug. 21, 2014, after a man was found suffering from a fatal gunshot wound.

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5 hrs ago | MyFoxPhilly

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Most parents can probably relate to this: Your child is having a difficult time sleeping at night because they are scared of monsters! A South Jersey veteran and his wife responded to these bedtime fears with a new book called "Goodbye Monsters," and it comes with a protector! Joining "Good Day Philadelphia" on Friday morning were the authors, ... (more)

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9 hrs ago | Philly.com

Sharing a home filled with gay-rights history

On the day Mark Segal saw the house in Society Hill, he knew instantly that he would buy it - and did, that very day.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Philly.com

Temple University investigating alleged anti-Semitic altercation by pro-Palestians' friend

Temple University is investigating allegations that a student was physically attacked and called anti-Semitic names after a verbal exchange on Wednesday with students manning a pro-Palestinian group table on campus.

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CBS Local

PA State Senator Reacts To Steeler's Running Backs Marijuana Arrest

On Wednesday, a Ross Township cop drove past the car on his motorcycle smelled the marijuana and pulled Bell and Blount over.

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MyFoxPhilly

Couple Launches GoFundMe Site To Help With Fertility Treatment Cost

Becoming a parent is a dream for so many. So what do you do when achieving that dream becomes too costly? FOX 29's Jennifer Joyce shares one couple's story.

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Phillymag.com

Teen Sets Off Explosion at Takeout

Philadelphia police are looking for a teenage boy who set off a massive explosion at the Oriental Kitchen Take-Out on N. 18th Street in Francisville.

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Philly.com

Bottom Dollar said to be selling some stores

Just four years after it started opening Bottom Dollar discount groceries in and around Philadelphia, Europe's Delhaize grocery group has put its 46 Philadelphia and Lehigh Valley stores up for sale, along with 20 more in the Pittsburgh and northwestern Ohio regions, Food Trade News reports, citing rival grocers who have received bid invitations.

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CBS Local

Renewed Call For Mandatory Minimums For Illegal Firearm Possession In Philadelphia

Around the corner from where a three-year-old girl was shot and killed by a stray bullet in the Grays Ferry section of Philadelphia, prosecutors, police and lawmakers renewed their call for legislation that mandates hard time in jail for carrying illegal guns.

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NBC Philadelphia

Teen Boy Struck, Killed in South Philly Shooting

The teen was on the 1500 block of South 21st Street around 10:15 p.m. when an unidentified gunman opened fire.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

CBS Local

Deadly Shooting Of 3-Year-Old In Philadelphia Has Officials Calling For Action

District Attorney Seth Williams and other officials held a press conference to bring attention to a bill sitting in the state House and Senate.

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CBS Local

Last Surviving Member Of Philadelphia Stars Talks Taney Dragons And Their Pitching Phenom

And at 92-years-old, Duckett says he is a Taney fan and he knows good baseball when he sees it.

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Philadelphia Weekly

How a persecuted dance genius bound Ukraine to Philly

Beauty in tradition: The Voloshky Ukrainian Dance Ensemble will perform Sun., Aug. 24 at the 23rd annual Ukrainian Folk Festival in Horsham.

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WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Philly needs an all-ages show space. TWOB Fest wants to make that happen.

DIY punk's openness, accessibility and ability to survive hinges upon the existence of the right mix of venues.

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CBS Local

Murder of Longtime Congregant Shocks Rodeph Shalom Synagogue Community

As Philadelphia homicide detectives continue to search for clues in the death of a center city man who was found murdered inside his home just days ago , members of Congregation Rodeph Shalom are strugging with the loss of a beloved, longtime member.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

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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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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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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