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University Breaks Ground on New Building

West Chester University broke ground on a new $39 million, five-story, 90,000-square-foot academic building that will house its college of business and public affairs. »

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. »

AG: Consultant Used Clients' Money at Casinos

The state has revoked the registration of a Jersey City financial consultant and fined him $2 million after they say he spent investors' money on gambling, football tickets and other personal expenses. »

Inky, Daily News Web Sites Shuttering

The websites for the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News will be shuttered in December, with Philly.com becoming the sole location for the company's digital products. »

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. »

Historic City Tavern Closes After Fire

Authorities responded to reports of smoke in a historic Philadelphia restaurant early Friday morning. »

Beloved Flag Store Set to Close

After 58 years, Pearson's, a little flag store in Stanton will close for good this weekend. »

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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.

New Jersey Lawmaker Wants to Ban 'Stalking App'

New Jersey Lawmaker Wants to Ban 'Stalking App'

A New Jersey lawmaker wants to ban the use of what are known as "stalking apps" that can secretly monitor text messages, emails, and phone calls -- and even track your location.

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