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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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59 min ago | CBS Local

Philadelphia's Streets Department Increasing Effort To Stop Illegal Dumping

Illegal dumping around public litter baskets is becoming a big problem in Philadelphia and the streets department is stepping up its efforts to stop it.

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4 hrs ago | CBS Local

3 Philadelphia Creations On List Of America's 15 Most Outrageous Foods

Travel website CityPASS has created an infographic of the country's most outrageous foods, and Philadelphia has more items on it than any other city in the U.S. From Varga Bar, the Jumbo Lump Crab Cheese Fries made the cut, as did yet another of PYT's massive burgers.

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8 hrs ago | CBS Local

2 Philadelphia Men Arrested On Child Porn Charges

According to the Attorney General, 54-year-old Barry Burton and 28-year-old Kareann Moss, both of Philadelphia, were arrested on unrelated charges.

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13 hrs ago | CBS Local

Woman Struck By 3 Cars In North Philadelphia, Only 1 Stops

A woman is battling for her life after she was struck by three cars Friday morning in the Logan neighborhood of Philadelphia, according to authorities.

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18 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Vietnamese drug gang dumped bodies in Philadelphia river: cops

Two brothers were loaned $100,000 to buy drugs, but spent it all at a Chester, Pennsylvania casino before being abducted by a Philadelphia drug lords.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

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EXCLUSIVE: A First Look At New Medic Units And Procedures In Philadelphia

Philadelphia officials now say improvements to the fire department's medic system, first implemented 100 days ago, are working, making more units available to those needing help.

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Robbery, Shooting Reported At Shopping Center Parking Lot In Northeast Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police are investigating a reported robbery and shooting in the parking lot of a supermarket in Northeast Philadelphia Thursday night.

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VP Joe Biden Visits Philadelphia For Private Fundraiser in Center City

Many curious onlookers gathered outside One Penn Center, where Biden was attending an event for the New Hampshire-Louisiana Victory Fund.

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Evening Sun

Bucks County Playhouse gives lyricists a boost

The new leaders of the Bucks County Playhouse are hoping to try to redress the imbalance by focusing on a musical's lyrics as part of a push to incubate new shows and mentor fledgling lyricists.

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CBS Local

Best Sandwiches In Philadelphia

August is National Sandwich Month, and Philadelphia has enough options to keep you busy celebrating all month long.

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Philly.com

Cops: 'Barbaric' murders; lone survivor not fully truthful

Detective looks a 5 gallon bucket found a scene and possibly intended to weigh down murder victim.

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J. Whyatt Mondesire, former president of the NAACP of Philadelphia.

Three former board members of the Philadelphia NAACP are demanding more financial records of a community development corporation controlled by former NAACP president J. Whyatt Mondesire.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

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Jonathan Pfeffer's "Bodega", featuring a cast of Philadelphia rappers ...

Although The Key normally doesn't publish the artistic goings-on of other cities, the use of local artists' work in boundary-pushing art is certainly worth celebrating.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Police: Man kills wife at hospital, son also dead

A man shot and killed his hospitalized wife on Wednesday and then tried to kill himself, prompting investigators to search their home, where their son was found fatally shot, authorities said.

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CBS Local

Fattah Aide Pleads Guilty To Attempted Fraud Cover Up In Philadelphia Mayor Campaign

A long-time aide to Congressman Chaka Fattah has pleaded guilty to attempting to conceal campaign finance fraud on behalf of an unnamed elected official.

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Connecticut Post

Bound bodies of 2 found in Philly river; 3rd hurt

Philadelphia police and other law enforcement officials view a body pulled from the Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

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329 S. Camac Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19107

Originally listed for $525,000 in early May, this Camac Street beauty had its price brought down to $515,000 before selling earlier this month for just under $500K.

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NBC Miami

Man Survives Being Stabbed, Robbed, Bound, Dumped in River: Police

Police continue to investigate the robbery, abduction of three men fdumped into the Schuylkill River along Kelly Drive.

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PennLive.com

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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CBS Local

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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