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AC Casinos Fined $107K for Violations

New Jersey has fined two Atlantic City casinos more than $107,000 for a series of violations. »

General Mills Reverses “No Sue” Facebook Policy

Last week, General Mills Inc. posted new legal terms on its website that seemed to prevent consumers from suing the company if they liked General Mills on Facebook. »

Mazda, VW Issue Recalls

Two major automakers made announcements about potential problems with their vehicles. Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts. The recall covers SUVs from the... »

Minimum Wagers Can't Afford to Live in Philly

A new report from the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) finds that the average worker earning minimum wage would have to work two to three full-time jobs to be able to afford a two bedroom residence... »

10 Firms Vie to Develop Willow Grove Air Base

Ten real estate firms have signaled they are interested in redeveloping more than 800 acres at the former Naval air base in Willow Grove, Pa. »

Report: Pfizer Wants to Buy AstraZeneca for $101B

Two Big Pharma companies with strong ties to the Philadelphia region are the subject of the latest mega-merger rumor in the drug manufacturing industry. »

Philly Cheesesteak Contest

Who makes the best Philly cheesesteaks: Will Jake’s Sandwich Board continue its reign at the top or will a stalwart like Pat's or Geno's take first place? »

Philly-Based Prison Food Vendor Fined $142,000

Philadelphia-based Aramark Correctional Services did not meet staffing requirements several times this year at three prisons, the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction said in a letter. »

Pop-Up Park to Float on the Delaware

A river is a strange place for a pop-up park but a temporary park featuring a beach, fountains, lily pads and more is going to soon be a reality in Philadelphia. »


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