Philadelphia

A New York City-bound Amtrak passenger train following a derailment that killed eight people and injured about 200 others in Philadelphia.
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July 23, 2019 - 3:08 pm
The decision followed defense arguments that any mistakes made by Brandon Bostian do not amount to crimes.
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June 21, 2019 - 3:25 pm
Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port to more than 35,000 pounds, or 15,876 kilograms, making it the largest cocaine haul in the history of U.S. Customs, authorities said Friday.
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June 21, 2019 - 1:47 pm
A fire and explosions at the largest oil refinery on the East Coast sent a massive fireball into the sky and shook nearby homes before dawn Friday, though authorities reported only a few minor injuries.
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June 20, 2019 - 9:44 am
Philadelphia's police commissioner Richard Ross says 72 officers have been placed on administrative duty, accused of racist and anti-Muslim comments on social media.
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June 18, 2019 - 4:51 pm
U.S. authorities seized more than $1 billion worth of cocaine Tuesday from a ship at a Philadelphia port, calling it one of the largest drug busts in American history.
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May 15, 2019 - 11:23 am
Philadelphia police are investigating after a 5-year-old boy brought about two dozen vials of crack cocaine into a preschool at a Roman Catholic church.
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May 14, 2019 - 1:20 pm
A new study bolsters evidence that soda taxes can reduce sales, but whether they influence health remains unclear.
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April 11, 2019 - 3:40 pm
President Donald Trump's sister has retired as a federal appellate judge in Philadelphia, ending a civil misconduct inquiry launched after a report that she participated in Trump family schemes to dodge taxes.
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February 06, 2019 - 11:41 am
A patient is being tested for Ebola at a hospital in Philadelphia, although officials don't believe the patient has the potentially deadly illness.
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February 04, 2019 - 2:48 pm
By MICHAEL RUBINKAM , Associated Press MONTROSE, Pa. (AP) — A gas driller backed off its demand Monday to have a Pennsylvania homeowner thrown in jail after he agreed to talk to the company's lawyers next month. Houston-based Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. contends Dimock resident Ray Kemble and his...
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