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Central Park Zoo Exhibits 2 Harbor Seals

Harbor seals are being exhibited at the Central Park Zoo for the first time since 2011. »

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Mummers to Strut Down Main Street in Manayunk

Don’t put that Mummers strut to sleep after New Year's Day. The Mummers — known for strutting down Broad Street — will add Main Street to the mix next year. »

Mosaic Master Isaiah Zagar's New Space

Mosaic Master Isaiah Zagar's New Space

The creator of the legendary Magic Garden on South Street in Philadelphia will unveil his newest art space Monday evening. »

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Parade of Lights on the Delaware River

The Independence Seaport Museum hosted it's 5th Annual "Seaport Parade of Lights". »

Judge Rejects Bid to Delay Tracy Morgan Lawsuit

Judge Rejects Bid to Delay Tracy Morgan Lawsuit

A federal judge on Friday refused to delay the lawsuit. The ruling came on a motion by Kevin Roper, the driver of the Wal-Mart truck authorities say slammed into the back of Morgan's limo van on the New... »

Hungry for Latkes? Cooks Share Tips for Hanukkah

Hungry for Latkes? Cooks Share Tips for Hanukkah

When it comes to holidays, there's no better recipe than the one you grew up with. Same is true for latkes. So, tonight, when Hanukkah begins at sundown, cooks around the globe will be firing up the frying pans... »

Merriam-Webster Names Word of the Year

Merriam-Webster Names Word of the Year

Merriam-Webster has declared "culture" as the word of 2014, The Associated Press reported. The word joins Oxford Dictionaries' "vape," a darling of the e-cigarette movement, and "exposure," declared the... »

'Birthday Sex' Rapper Faces Charges After Airport Altercation

'Birthday Sex' Rapper Faces Charges After Airport Altercation

R&B star Jeremih and two others face charges in New Jersey after one of the men allegedly opened a door to a boarding ramp at Newark International Airport after it had been closed to prepare for takeoff. »

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New York's SantaCon Stresses Nice Over Naughty

New York kicked off its annual SantaCon pub crawl Saturday with a brief lecture by a prominent civil rights lawyer on the costumed participants' First Amendment rights. Lawyer Norman Siegel told attendees... »

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Thousands to hit streets for 'Running of the Santas'

Northern Liberties will be overun with holiday cheer Saturday morning when the 17th annual 'Running of the Santas' begins at 9 a.m. »

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