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Scrabble's New Words Bring the "Lolz"

Some people will find a few of the new acceptable Scrabble words “ridic.” "Lolz", "cakehole," "thanx" and "ridic” are now able to be played in the word game, according to the latest edition of "Collins Official... »

Experts Missed It: Cheap Oil Can Hurt US Economy

If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy. »

J&J Pays Millions to Settle Antipsychotic Drug Suit

Court filings show pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has agreed to pay $7.8 million to settle a lawsuit over how the company marketed an antipsychotic drug to Arkansas doctors. »

Temple Med School Expands Affiliation With Hospital

Temple University School of Medicine signed a deal to have Lancaster General Hospital become a major clinical teaching site for Temple medical students. »

Philly Chef Suffers Spinal Injury in Amtrak Wreck

Chef Eli Kulp, co-owner of High Street on Market and Fork, sustained a severe spinal cord injury after Amtrak train 188 derailed early last week. »

Philly University to Get 'Digital Dentistry' Center

Digital dentistry, under the broadest of definitions, refers to any dental technology or device that incorporates digital or computer-controlled components into patient care. »

'Tebow Pretzel' Sales Go to QB's Foundation

The developer of Gloucester Premium Outlets is looking to hire 800 people to work at the retail property it is constructing in Blackwood, N.J. »


Self-Serve Gas in NJ? Top Lawmaker Says No Way

A top lawmaker says a proposal to let New Jersey drivers pump their own gas is going nowhere in the state Senate. »


Dogfish Head Wants to Renovate Brewpub

Dogfish Head brewery is hoping for a second chance to win approval to redevelop its flagship brewpub in Rehoboth Beach. »

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Angry Gamers Lash Out at Candy Crush Maker

Angry Gamers Lash Out at Candy Crush Maker

Lawsuit filed in Chicago in March accuses the maker of the gaming sensation of systematically deleting players’ "lives" in order to spur sales.

Hackers Take Down Philly Council Site, Post Pro-Islam Message

Hackers Take Down Philly Council Site, Post Pro-Islam Message

The morning after primary elections potentially reshaped Philadelphia’s City Council, hackers with a pro-Islam, anti-American message took down council’s website.

Obama Shatters Guinness' Twitter Record

Obama Shatters Guinness' Twitter Record

President Obama shattered a Twitterverse record when his new account @POTUS got one million followers in less than five hours, according to Guinness World Records. The Monday Twitter record beat one previously...

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