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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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Two bound bodies found in Schuylkill River in Philadelphia; 3rd treated for stab wounds

Police say the bound bodies of two people have been recovered from a Philadelphia river and a third man who said he managed to free himself is being treated at a hospital for stab wounds.


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Auxiliary Bishop From Philadelphia Becomes New Bishop Of Diocese Of Toledo

An auxiliary bishop from Philadelphia has been picked by Pope Francis to serve as the eighth bishop of the Diocese of Toledo in Ohio.


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One arrested, two sought in robberies targeting elderly

Police had one man in custody Tuesday and were seeking two other suspects accused of robbing elderly victims who were targeted after withdrawing large amounts of money from various banks in the city.


Tue Aug 26, 2014

BioResearch Online

American Airlines Cargo Begins Work On State-Of-The-Art Pharmaceutical Facility In Philadelphia

American Airlines Cargo has started construction of a dedicated pharmaceutical handling facility in Philadelphia, PA.



Carbon County veteran is trying to bring USS Independence to Philadelphia

A Navy vet from Carbon County is trying to bring Independence to Philadelphia; that's the USS Independence, a decommissioned aircraft carrier slated to be dismantled.



Man Charged In Mayfair Double Murder

Police say 25-year-old James Mears has been charged with two counts murder and two counts of robbery in connection with the double murder on Vista Street that happened Saturday.


317 S. Iseminger Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

The homes on Elfreth's Alley may be the favorites, but we know streets like Iseminger have homes that are just as special.


Business Journal

Defense contractor pleads guilty to $1.2M fraud of government

A Delaware County defense contractor pleaded guilty to defrauding the government out of $1.2 million in connection to his firm supplying parts for Chinook helicopters.


CBS Local

Customs Officials In Philadelphia Arrest 3 Fugitives Arriving On Flight From Cancun

The fugitives, who are all U.S. citizens, were arrested upon their arrival on Sunday aboard a flight from Cancun, Mexico.


Philadelphia Earns Millions By Seizing Cash And Homes From People Never Charged With A Crime

Founded in 1991, the Institute for Justice is what a civil liberties law firm should be.


Old school promo needed to revive Philly club scene?

South Philly's Chubby Checker invented the Twist. American Bandstand started here, as did TV dance shows like Jerry Blavat's Discophonic Scene and Dancin' on Air .


Mon Aug 25, 2014

NBC Philadelphia

Man Pleads Guilty in DUI Crash That Killed Girl

Max Drosi of Miami pleaded guilty to charges of simple assault, aggravated assault, driving under the influence and other related offenses during a court appearance on Monday.


Blame accordion for Whole Foods evac

The package that led Whole Foods on Sunday to evacuate staff and shoppers from its Plymouth Meeting store for the second time in a month turned out to be "a suspicious accordion," said Plymouth Township Police Chief Joseph F. Lawrence.


Plaintiff Claimed Railing Unhinged, Caused Fall

On March 31, 2011, plaintiff Joseph Ragan, 31, an independent salesperson for third-party energy suppliers, was accessing his basement at 10031 Westbourne Place in Northeast Philadelphia.


Lawyer tells jury Christina Regusters, accused in child's sexual assault, was herself raped

A Philadelphia jury began hearing the trial Monday of a 21-year-old woman accused of sexually assaulting a five-year-old girl last year after abducting her from a West Philadelphia elementary school.


Deseret News

LDS temple rises in Philadelphia

Framework is complete on the Philadelphia Pennsylvania Temple is rising near Logan Square.


Neighbors struggle to make sense of slaying of 'Grandma' in Holmesburg

Family members watch as investigators gather at a home on Vista Street near Torresdale Avenue in the Holmesburg section of Philadelphia on Saturday Aug. 24, 2014, after two women were found shot to death.



Philadelphia renters highly involved in their neighborhoods, planning survey finds

Many Philadelphia renters are highly committed to their neighborhoods, concludes a new city planning commission survey.


The Beaumont Enterprise

Immigration shaping up as leading election issue

This July 18, 2014, file photo shows protestors in Philadelphia demonstrating near the Consulate of Mexico in support of immigrants recently entering the United States via Mexico.


Sun Aug 24, 2014

Novel takes on Pennsylvania politics and fracking

Thomas Urlacher, the fictional Pennsylvania poet laureate in The Fracking King , describes one of his projects as "sort of like Moby Dick except with fracking instead of whales."



Air Quality Alert for Philadelphia County was issued at August 26 at 3:25PM EDT


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