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Gov. Chris Christie joins other New Jersey political leaders in making a case for Newark as the best choice for the retailing giant's second headquarters.
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Fierce winds that have fanned the flames of more than 14 wildfires raging through Northern California are beginning to die down this week.
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Some Pennsylvania lawmakers are hoping that opposition to Gov. Tom Wolf’s unilateral budget-balancing plan will galvanize the body into action.
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In praise of bipartisan governance, Democrat Joe Biden and Republican John McCain extol the virtues of crossing the aisle.
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It's about one month until Election Day, and voter registration is down by about 2.5 percent in Pennsylvania compared with 2016.
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Police are investigating the death of two young children at a home in Wilmington.
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City Council candidates paid thousands of dollars to Citizens Organizing for Pennsylvania's Security to help influence voters. How the PAC spent those funds remains a mystery
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With lots of new apartments under constructions, Philly landlords say they're showing apartments many more times than usual to find new tenants.
City Controller Alan Butkovitz says the city's soda tax is hammering small businesses, and he says he has new numbers that prove it.
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