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Breaking News: Ben Franklin: America's first whistle-blower
   
Posted by: Robert Weller

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2013-12-29 12:40:43 -0800 | political-news

History can be inconvenient. For those who condemn Edward Snowden it is best not to look into the history of one of the nation’s most influential forefathers, Benjamin Franklin. Not only was Franklin the Snowden of his day, publishing letters...
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Breaking News: Riley Cooper's breakout campaign gets him five-year deal with Eagles
   
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-03-02 14:30:02 -0800 | sports-news

Through the first three years of his career, Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper caught 46 passes for 679 yards and five touchdowns. He entered 2013 essentially as a default starter due to Jeremy Maclin's ACL injury, and was considered...
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Breaking News: Drones rising up as a new, unregulated form of advertising
   
Posted by: Joe Kukura

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-04-29 12:37:10 -0700 | business-news

The sky's the limit for a new idea in advertising — that is, until federal regulators inevitably shoot the idea down. But for now, slapping advertisements on drones and flying them around in your particular town or municipality is indeed...
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Posted by: Anthony Bloch

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-07-03 10:11:37 -0700 | sports-news

The Philadelphia Eagles are expected to sign "butt fumbler" Mark Sanchez. He has been putrid in the past two of seasons that he took the field and was dumped by the New York Jets last Friday. If you're a quarterback...
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Breaking News: How to make healthy dips for your Super Bowl party
   
Posted by: Stephanie Weaver

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-01-26 22:17:56 -0800 | lifestyle-news

Maybe your New Year’s resolution for this year was to lose weight. Now that the holidays are over, you’re consistently heading to the gym and watching what you eat to knock off those pesky post-holiday pounds. But now that the...
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Breaking News: Unleash US celebrations July 2, the true date of independence
   
Posted by: Barry Ellsworth SelectMedia

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-07-11 09:53:02 -0700 | odd-news

Boom! Another historical “fact” is found to be faulty and explodes this Fourth of July season. As we mark America’s 238th birthday with fireworks and foot-long franks, take a moment to reflect on one of the stranger twists of history...
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Breaking News: Eagles add yet another offensive weapon by trading for Darren Sproles
   
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin SelectMedia

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-03-16 01:20:18 -0700 | sports-news

Entering the offseason, the Philadelphia Eagles had one of the best offenses in the NFL. They boast five talented players across their offensive line, an All-Pro running back, a Pro Bowl quarterback, and - with the re-signing of Riley Cooper...
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Breaking News: When MLB teams selling also includes firing the general manager
   
Posted by: PAULLEBOWITZ

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-06-16 00:18:22 -0700 | sports-news

Phillies.com is reporting that Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. is weighing trade options as the July 31 deadline approaches and the club is languishing in last place in the National League East. The hefty contracts of their veteran players...
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Breaking News: Eagles readiness to drop DeSean Jackson illustrates shift in emphasis on the #1 wide receiver
   
Posted by: Greg Fortier

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-03-28 16:01:52 -0700 | sports-news

The most common misconception in today's NFL is the value of a "true #1 receiver." This designation is only for the elite -- the wide receivers who command the opposing secondary's attention and, even then, more often than not cannot...
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Breaking News: Super Bowl games for teens
   
Posted by: Stephanie Weaver

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-01-10 17:47:54 -0800 | sports-news

Football fans rejoice! The Super Bowl is right around the corner. Fans both young and old will gather around the TV with snacks to watch which team comes out on top. Since the Super Bowl is meant for people of...
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Breaking News: After a talk with Chip Kelly, DeSean Jackson seems set to return to Philly
   
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-03-28 16:01:52 -0700 | sports-news

This year's DeSean Jackson saga has been one of the more unexpected occurrences of the NFL offseason. After signing a five-year, $47 million deal with the Philadelpha Eagles just two years ago, Jackson is coming off the best season of...
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Breaking News: How does he fit? Dario Saric, Philadelphia 76ers
   
Posted by: Matthew Shovlin

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-07-08 03:45:45 -0700 | sports-news

The Philadelphia 76ers spent their second first-round pick (No. 10 overall) on Elfrid Payton, a long point guard with great penetration and playmaking skills who struggles to shoot from the outside. The 76ers, however, already have a player in that...
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Breaking News: What else happened on the Fourth of July?
   
Posted by: Punditty

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-07-04 22:19:07 -0700 | your-story

Happy 238th birthday, America. That’s right, my fellow Americans and citizens of the world. It was 238 years ago today, on July 4, 1776, that the Continental Congress ratified the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. Bearing the signatures of 56...
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Breaking News: Philadelphia mother of accused murderer, rapist, carjacker turns son in, refuses $110K reward; Charles Barkley will pay for victims' funeral
   
Posted by: Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-07-31 03:29:31 -0700 | disasters-news

Former Philadelphia 76ers star Charles Barkley will pay for the funeral of the three children killed Friday after carjackers lost control of a stolen SUV and plowed into them, their mother, and their mother's friend as they sold fruit on...
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Source: BBC

Philadelphia :: PA :: USA | updated 2014-07-31 03:15:04 -0700 | sports-news

The French-born 28-year-old impressed during the 2014 World Cup in Brazil where Algeria reached the last 16. The African side were beaten 2-1 by Germany after extra-time but Mbolhi was named man of the match following a series of fine...
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