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  1. The federal investigation of the Catholic Church: What we know so farRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WAAY

    On Thursday we learned that federal prosecutors in Pennsylvania have taken a step long-sought by survivors of clergy sexual abuse: They Seven of Pennsylvania's eight dioceses told CNN that they have received subpoenas and will cooperate with the probe. Separately, the diocese of Buffalo, New York, also received a subpoena regarding clergy sexual abuse in late May, according to a source familiar with the subpoena.


  2. Herea s how to freeze your credit for free Following the Equifax data...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

    How to protect yourself from identity theft for free, no costly subscription required Following the Equifax data breach, Congress passed a law requiring credit bureaus to offer free credit freezing and unfreezing. Check out this story on Your credit score can land you that dream job or prevent you from getting a mortage.


  3. Umh Properties/SH SH (Umh) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Political

    According to Zacks, "United Mobile Home's primary business is the ownership and operation of manufactured home communities - leasing manufactured home spaces on a month-to-month basis to private manufactured home owners. The company also leases homes to residents.


  4. Black 'lynching' ad illustrates race overtones, anger in US campaign adsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Many political ads in this year's U.S. elections pack an unusually harsh and personal punch - some with racial overtones. In Arkansas, a radio ad this week suggests white Democrats might start lynching black men.


  5. Can You Quantify Awe?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Scientific American

    The state of awe is an unusual and complex emotion, mixing emotions that don't tend to go with each other, such as ecstasy and fear. Surely such a complex emotion that is so deeply personal, cannot be quantified or captured in any scientific manner, right? Well, maybe it can.


  6. Work on Dallas roundabout nears completionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    A roundabout installed in Dallas is nearly complete but some minor work still needs to be done including adding flashers on signs, said Michael Taluto, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. The completion of the roundabout was good news for drivers and area businesses since its construction caused congestion as crews tore up parts of Route 415.


  7. Penn's pioneering all-female musical comedy troupe launched an SNL star. What's next?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    This weekend, the nation's first collegiate all-women musical and sketch comedy troupe, Bloomers, is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Founded at the University of Pennsylvania by Joan Harrison, Bloomers has grown from a small group of women performing sketches in their dorms to a group of 65 members who stage elaborate shows every semester.


  8. Organ donation in the state of Pennsylvania is taking a step forward with the passing of a new lawRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | YourErie

    Pennsylvania's organ donation law is changing. She's telling us why the change means progress for the more than 7,000 Pennsylvanians on the waiting list for an organ transplant.


  9. Pennsylvania Families Are Thriving In The Trump EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Townhall

    For far too long, families across the country faced an uncertain future. The so-called leaders of our nation were sending jobs and wealth overseas, leaving the American people to deal with economic decline and dependency.


  10. Roosevelt Boulevard speed cameras represent rare bipartisan winRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PlanPhilly

    It's rare that Philadelphia can go more than just a few days without another person being killed in a car crash. Seventy-eight people died last year, and 96 were killed the year prior.


  11. Warren Highlights the Danger of Racial IdentityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Real Clear Politics

    She was mocked as "Fauxcahontas" long before President Donald Trump began referring to her as "Pocahontas," and frankly, Sen. Elizabeth Warren invited the ridicule. She is a poster child for the pitfalls of basing identity on race, and reminds us of the many furies such self-definition can unleash.


  12. FloridaRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Hernando Sun

    Colleen is 57 years old and has resided in Spring Hill for over 19 years. She was born and raised in Philadelphia where she attended Temple University and earned a B.S. In Business Administration and later her Juris Doctor in Law from Temple University School of Law, while working full time at Bell Atlantic, now Verizon.


  13. Hits & MissesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | O-R Online

    HIT: As his tenure in the state House draws to a close, Rep. Rick Saccone, R-Elizabeth, can stick a feather in his cap.


  14. PennDOT outlines plans for winterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    With the winter season approaching, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Secretary Leslie S. Richards outlined PennDOT's plans for winter services on Wednesday and highlighted tools the public can use through the winter and how they can prepare for the coming season. "We are ready for the season ahead and want the public to prepare and be aware of the tools available to them."


  15. Lamar rushes for 179 yards, 2 TDs in Yale winRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    Lamar rushes for 179 yards, 2 TDs in Yale win Alan Lamar ran for 179 yards and two touchdowns and Yale beat Pennsylvania 23-10 Check out this story on PHILADELPHIA - Alan Lamar ran for 179 yards and two touchdowns and Yale beat Pennsylvania 23-10 on Friday night. Lamar gained 47 yards on the first offensive play of the game, and Kurt Rawlings capped the drive with a 4-yard sneak.


  16. Black 'lynching' ad illustrates race overtones, anger in U.S. campaign adsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    Many political ads in this year's U.S. elections pack an unusually harsh and personal punch - some with racial overtones. In Arkansas, a radio ad this week suggests white Democrats might start lynching black men.


  17. Penn National Gaming (PENN) Stock Price Down 5.6%Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Penn National Gaming, Inc dropped 5.6% during mid-day trading on Friday . The stock traded as low as $27.75 and last traded at $28.15.


  18. Justice Department opens investigation into abuse claims in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iobserve

    The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has received a subpoena as part of a federal grand jury investigating allegations of child sexual abuse and a cover-up of such claims, church officials confirmed Oct. 18. The subpoena "requires the production of certain documents," said Ken Gavin, archdiocesan spokesperson, and the archdiocese "will cooperate with the United States Department of Justice in this matter." The same day, the Diocese of Harrisburg released a statement saying it "will cooperate fully with this inquiry, just as it has with the Office of Attorney General's investigation," which resulted in the release last summer of a statewide grand jury report on allegations of sex abuse by priests and other church workers.


  19. Startup from Penn students uses ridesharing to help patients get to their medical appointmentsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Pennsylvanian

    Stay plugged into Penn with this daily newsletter rounding up all of the top headlines from across The Daily Pennsylvanian, Inc. The week's top stories from The DP and beyond, meticulously curated for parents and alumni, and delivered into your inboxes every Sunday morning. One year after Penn students launched the company Ride Health, Penn Medicine's Abramson Cancer Center has seen patients arriving to appointments more often and more on time, and the ridesharing technology has reduced the time and money staff spend on securing rides for patients.


  20. Department of Corrections: Anti-Drug Policies are WorkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    The Department of Corrections today provided a 45-day progress update on new protocols and policies announced in September to protect staff, visitors and inmates at Pennsylvania's 25 state correctional facilities after an unprecedented number of inmate and staff exposures to unknown substances. The policies were put in place for safety and to eradicate drugs from the prisons.