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FAA Refuses Wind Farm Near Pa. Airport

The Federal Aviation Administration is refusing to approve a wind farm near Erie International Airport, saying the wind turbines would interfere with radar needed to safely control air traffic. »

Potter Festival 'Magically' Aids Local Businesses

Molly Ellis is no witch. In fact, she's a self-professed muggle (non-magical folk), and she's OK with it. »

Bucksco Lab to Develop Drug for Premature Infants

Discovery Laboratories Inc. has found a development partner for a potentially improved version of its drug used to prevent respiratory distress syndrome in infants born prematurely. »

Christie Signs NJ Sports Betting Law

Gov. Chris Christie on Friday signed a bill passed this week in the Legislature that would partially repeal New Jersey's prohibition on sports wagering. »

Businesses Hiring, But Still Stingy With Raises

U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, a survey by the National Association for Business Economics found, The Associated Press reported. »

Frost Development Acquires Northern Liberties Property

Frost Development Co. has acquired a property in Northern Liberties and plans to construct a multifamily complex on the site. »

Analysts Optimistic as Urban Outfitters Sales Slump

Urban Outfitters said Thursday that poor retail sales it reported back in September would continue quarter-to-date. »

Philly Entrepreneurs Compete for $400K at Forbes Summit

Forbes magazine's Under 30 Summit is bringing 1,000 of the world's most influential entrepreneurs to Philadelphia next week. »

Will Atlantic City's Taj Mahal Be Saved?

A federal bankruptcy court judge voided the labor contract at Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal casino, raising hopes that the gambling hall and its 3,000 jobs could be saved. »

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Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target Offers Free Shipping on All Online Orders

Target is offering for the first time free holiday shipping on all items as the discounter throws itself in the ring to compete better with the likes of Amazon. The Minneapolis-based chain said its free shipping...

High-Tech Tools to Study Artifacts at Local Museum

High-Tech Tools to Study Artifacts at Local Museum

The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology is opening new laboratories this weekend that will improve efforts to study and preserve the more than 1 million artifacts in its collection.

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