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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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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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6 hrs ago | Philly.com

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

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

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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Phillymag.com

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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Philly.com

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.

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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.

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WFMZ

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.

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MyFoxPhilly

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.

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Phillymag.com

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.

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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.

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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.

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Forbes.com

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.

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Philly.com

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 .

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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.

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