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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 $159,000 which is roughly $84/per square foot. More Philadelphia information.

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3 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Pa. hospital shooting investigation seeks cause

An officer directs traffic near the scene of a shooting Thursday, July 24, 2014, at a wellness center attached to Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa.

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6 hrs ago | CBS Local

Liberian Americans Gathering In Philadelphia For Celebration, But With Heavy Hearts

Friday brings the start of three days of activities in Philadelphia marking the importance of the Liberian community in the area.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

CBS Local

Lineup Revealed For This September's Philadelphia 'Fringe' Festival

The new Fringe Arts headquarters is located on Columbus Boulevard, near Race Street.

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CBS Local

All Philadelphia Taxicabs Will Get Security Cameras

Today, during a visit to Philadelphia, members of a state regulatory agency heard firsthand accounts from taxicab drivers and approved a proposal to put security cameras in all cabs operating in the city.

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Times Herald

One dead in shooting at hospital near Philadelphia

One suspect was detained Thursday after a doctor and two other people were shot inside a clinic on a hospital complex outside Philadelphia, police said.

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Philadelphia Public Record

Are Pennsylvania Population Changes Working Against Corbett?

BY TONY WEST/ Time is not kind to Gov. Tom Corbett's reelection hopes. The Pennsylvania that harbors his political base is not growing.

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Philly.com

Anne Elder, civic volunteer in Philadelphia and Abington

Anne Feild Elder, 92, formerly of Jenkintown, a civic volunteer for a half-century, died Sunday, July 13, of dementia at Rydal Park, a retirement community where she had lived since 2001.

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CBS Local

Federal Study Shows History Still Big Economic Engine For Philadelphia

A study released by the National Park Service shows Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia continues to play a critical role in boosting the city's economy.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Suspected Nazi guard's death a blow to prosecutors

This undated file image shows the main gate of the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz I, Poland, which was liberated by the Russians in January 1945.

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KSWO

Suspected Nazi guard's death a blow to prosecutors

PHILADELPHIA - German efforts to prosecute aging war criminals suffered a setback this week with the death of a retired Philadelphia toolmaker who had long been in the crosshairs of Nazi hunters.

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Newswise

New Partnership Brings More Personalized Cancer Treatment to Philadelphia

The Worldwide Innovative Networking in personalized cancer medicine, , recently announced that the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University will be one of its six new members - the only member of this prestigious group in the Tri-State Area.

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Phillymag.com

Accident Snarls Ben Franklin Bridge, Center City Traffic

NJTransit adds: "Bus service to/from Ben Franklin Bridge is experience delays up to 20 minutes due to a motor vehicle accident on the entrance ramp at the bridge.

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CBS Local

Jon Bon Jovi to Receive Philadelphia's Marian Anderson Award in November

Mayor Michael Nutter today announced that singer Jon Bon Jovi is the 2014 recipient of the city's Marian Anderson Award.

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University City Review

Replica Creative and Young Involved Philadelphia Dish out Double Shot ...

Replica Creative and Young Involved Philadelphia have partnered to present Creative Cafe Coffee Chats, a new monthly series continuing on July 28, 8-9am at the Creative Cafe @ Replica .

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CBS Local

Philadelphia Man Accused Of Nazi War Crimes Has Died, Lawyer Tells CBS3

An elderly Philadelphia man accused of Nazi war crimes and ordered to stand trial in Germany has died, his lawyer tells CBS3.

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News Observer

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

If police caught you carrying a marijuana cigarette in Washington, D.C., last Wednesday, chances are you would have been arrested, fingerprinted and perhaps jailed.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Murder-suicide can be hidden from home buyers, Pa. court says

Pennsylvania's highest court says a murder-suicide isn't among the "material defects" that a home seller has to disclose to the buyer.

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Philly.com

Fight over ride sharing comes to Philadelphia

"Ride-share" car services such as UberX and Lyft are transforming the taxi business in Philadelphia, and they don't even operate here.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

CBS Local

Report: Philadelphia's A Pretty Unhappy City, But New York Fares Far Worse

The U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research has published a report on the happiest cities in the country, and there's not one Pennsylvania or New Jersey city on the top 10. Unfortunately, there are three on the other side of the list.

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Philly.com

The scene that was the Market Street building collapse.

The family of Danny C. Johnson, 59, a married truck driver and father of five who lingered for 23 days after he was pulled out of the rubble of last year's Salvation Army store collapse, filed a wrongful-death suit Tuesday against the charitable organization and others.

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