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Suit Alleges TGI Friday's Hid Drink Costs

Customers in New Jersey are suing the TGI Friday's restaurant chain, claiming it didn't print drink prices in its menus so customers would not know about what they say are excessive prices. »

Fees for Small Day Care Center Start-Ups

A city councilwoman wants to make it easier for some small business owners to operate in Philadelphia. »

Business Owners to be Featured in National Geographic

The Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau has partnered with National Geographic Traveler magazine for an editorial project centered on showcasing the city and some of its movers and shakers. »

Pa. Jobless Rate Lowest in 6 Years

The largest movement in October was an increase of 5,500 jobs in trade, transportation and utilities. »

Judge Considers Halting Sale of Pa. Amusement Park

The state attorney general's office has asked a judge to stop the sheriff's sale of a 122-year-old amusement park in northwestern Pennsylvania. »

Former Temple Students Run Soccer Apparel Company

A friendship built on a love of soccer has produced a new Philadelphia company targeting people who share their passion for the sport. »

South Jersey Industrial Market Picking Up Steam

Beginning at about 4 a.m., the first of three shifts of Taylor Farms employees gets busy preparing and packaging hundreds of food items in a warehouse-distribution center off Heron Drive in this South Jersey... »

Judge Denies Sports Betting in New Jersey

A federal judge ruled Friday night that New Jersey cannot partially lift a prohibition on sports betting in an effort to boost the state's struggling horse racing and casino industries. »


Local Parishes Ask Families to House Visitors While Pope Is in Philly

More than 1 million people are expected in the Philadelphia area for Pope Francis' visit during the World Meeting of Families next year. Center City and suburban hotels cannot accommodate everyone, so local... »

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3-D Printing Gives Chance to Little Girl Born With Heart Defect

3-D Printing Gives Chance to Little Girl Born With Heart Defect

Esther Perez was born with heart defects that could have taken her young life, but thanks to a series of breakthrough procedures at Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles, the now-14-month-old little girl is...

Pa. Researchers Unveil Lunar Rover

Pa. Researchers Unveil Lunar Rover

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University and Astrobotic Technology have unveiled a lunar rover they hope will win their team $20 million in an international competition sponsored by search engine company...

Google Backs High-Tech Spoon to Steady Parkinson's Tremors

Google Backs High-Tech Spoon to Steady Parkinson's Tremors

Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon. But these spoons (don't call them spoogles) are a bit more than your basic utensil: Using hundreds of algorithms, they allow...

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