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Pa.'s Sheetz Celebrates Milestone

The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain is looking to double its store total after opening its 500th location. »

NJ Drugmaker Grants Free License to HIV Medicine

Drugmaker Merck has granted a free license allowing one of its HIV medicines to be made and sold inexpensively for use in young children in poor countries hard hit by the AIDS virus. »


Bitter Cold Causing Produce Shortage

Some area grocery stores may be short on fruits and vegetables because the bitter cold winter is effecting the supply and demand. »

2 Philly Restaurants Land on Outstanding List

Two Philadelphia restaurants have been listed among GQ magazine's 25 Most Outstanding Restaurants of 2015. »


Southwest Airlines Grounding Lifted

Federal aviation officials announced that Southwest airlines will be alllowed to continue flying planes that the airline previously failed to conduct safety inspections on as long as they get their back-up... »


Flourtown Farmer's Market on the Move

Members of the Springfield Township community, is celebrating their victory to keep a farmers market from leaving town. »

Penn State Arena Wants to Serve Booze

Penn State is asking the state Liquor Control Board for a license to sell beer and wine at the Bryce Jordan Center. »


Pipeline Construction Set to Begin in April

The Transco pipeline will stretch from Pennsylvania to New Jersey and heat about 2 million homes. »

Alaska Becomes 3rd State to Legalize Marijuana

A ballot measure approved by Alaska voters to legalize the recreational use of marijuana took effect on Tuesday. Adults 21 and older are now allowed to possess up to an ounce of pot and up to six plants. Smoking... »

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"Spring Forward": Apple Watch Expected at March Event

"Spring Forward": Apple Watch Expected at March Event

Could it be time for the Apple Watch's big debut? In its typical mysterious style, Apple announced on Thursday it will hold a “special event” on March 9, in San Francisco. While the Cupertino company didn't...

Uber Joins Starwoods Hotels Rewards Program

Uber Joins Starwoods Hotels Rewards Program

San Francisco-based ridesharing company Uber is partnering with Starwoods Hotels and Resorts rewards program. Now people in Starwood Hotel’s Preferred Guest program can earn hotel “points” at the chain every...

Apple Develops More Racially Diverse Emojis: Report

Apple Develops More Racially Diverse Emojis: Report

Emojis are coming in all skin tones.

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