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Amber Alert Flub: Phone Companies Sent Messages In Pittsburgh

The Amber Alert for the missing 5-year-old girl from Philadelphia may have been helpful in her recovery.

01/15/2013

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Missing Philadelphia Girl Found

A 5-year-old girl from Philadelphia was found early this morning after a state-wide Amber Alert was released Monday.

01/15/2013

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State Police Issue Amber Alert For Philadelphia Girl

The Pennsylvania State Police issued a statewide Amber Alert Monday evening for a 5-year-old girl who they say was abducted from a school in the Philadelphia area.

01/14/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

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Fans, Local Government React To NHL Labor Strife

(AP) — Sitting in a hockey locker room, Steve Chase became the latest die-hard fan fed up with the NHL lockout.

93-7 The Fan–12/13/2012

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Former Sen. Arlen Specter Laid To Rest

Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter was an “irreplaceable” force who approached politics — and life — with grit and determination, a who’s who of politicians and others said Tuesday at the longtime senator’s funeral.

10/16/2012

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Gov. Corbett Orders Flags At Half-Staff In Honor Of Sen. Arlen Specter

Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered all flags to half-staff in honor of the late Sen. Arlen Specter.

10/15/2012

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Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter Dies At 82

Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, the Republican-turned-Democrat who played a key role in many Supreme Court nominations, has died. He was 82.

10/14/2012

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Elsie Hillman’s Statement On Death Of Former Sen. Specter

Former Pennsylvania Republican National Committeewoman Elsie Hillman’s statement on the passing of former Sen. Arlen Specter

10/14/2012

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Man Dies Following Philadelphia Wedding Reception Brawl

Police say a man died of a heart attack during a fight between dozens of people attending two different wedding receptions.

10/08/2012

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Megabus Driver Fired After Close Call Incident

Citing passenger safety as their top concern, Megabus has fired the driver who took passengers on a wild ride from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh on Monday.

08/30/2012

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Bus Driver Evaluated After Megabus Scare

It was one unexpected ride for those passengers abroad a Megabus from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh. The bus full of passengers arrived safely but for a while no one was sure how the journey would end.

08/28/2012

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Local Pastor Recounts Megabus Ordeal

A local pastor took control of a Megabus on the Pennsylvania Turnpike after the driver became ill Monday evening. James Grantz is a pastor at the City Reach Church on the North Side, but he’s also driven semi-trucks and buses.

08/28/2012

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Man Exposes Self On Greyhound Bus

A man is charged with indecent exposure after police say he straddled a woman on a Greyhound bus and exposed himself.

06/14/2012

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Philadelphia Bar Names Beer ‘Crosby Tears’

While Flyers’ fans are feeling down right now, they can now drown their sorrows in a beer that pokes fun at one of their most-hated rivals.

05/08/2012

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