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Philly Among Best Cities for Women in Tech

Philly Among Best Cities for Women in Tech

Despite ranking 10th on its "Best Cities for Women in Tech in 2017" list, Philadelphia has a tech industry made up of mostly men. »

More Big Brands Pull Ads From YouTube

More Big Brands Pull Ads From YouTube

An advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening, a sign that big-spending companies doubt Google's ability to prevent marketing campaigns from appearing alongside repugnant videos. PepsiCo, Wal-Mart Stores... »

NJ Unemployment Rate Goes Down

NJ Unemployment Rate Goes Down

New data shows New Jersey added 12,600 jobs last month and the unemployment rate fell to 4.4 percent from 4.6 percent. »

$1M 'Dramatic' Art Installation Coming to Philly

$1M 'Dramatic' Art Installation Coming to Philly

A grant of more than $1 million will bring what officials are calling a dramatic public art installation to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, which will be celebrating its centennial next year. »

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Program After Crash

Uber Suspends Self-Driving Car Program After Crash

Uber Technologies Inc. suspended its pilot program for driverless cars on Saturday after a vehicle equipped with the nascent technology crashed on an Arizona roadway, the ride-hailing company and local... »

NBC10 Growing Greater Philadelphia

NBC10 Growing Greater Philadelphia

From the city to the suburbs, our region is thriving. Across Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, a historical transformation is underway and you're part of it. Businesses are getting bigger and better -- see... »

Soda Tax Revenue Exceeds Estimates Again

Soda Tax Revenue Exceeds Estimates Again

For the second consecutive month, the city's Department of Revenue announced the funds collected from the Philadelphia Beverage Tax brought in more money than its projections predicted. »

Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL Pipeline
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Trump Administration Approves Keystone XL Pipeline

President Donald Trump greenlighted the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, declaring it a "great day for American jobs" and siding with energy advocates over environmental groups in a heated debate... »

Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

Coal Ash: 'Why in the World Would We Be Importing It?'

Shipping containers full of coal ash from China, Poland and India have come into the U.S. through the Port of Virginia as foreign companies find a market for the same industrial waste that America's utilities... »

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Philly Among Best Cities for Women in Tech

Philly Among Best Cities for Women in Tech

Despite ranking 10th on its "Best Cities for Women in Tech in 2017" list, Philadelphia has a tech industry made up of mostly men.

Family of US Man Killed in London Attack Thanks Well-Wishers

Family of US Man Killed in London Attack Thanks Well-Wishers

The family of an American slain in last week's attack in London expressed gratitude Monday for the kindness of strangers as they insisted some good would come from the tragedy. Kurt W. Cochran from Utah was on the last day of a European trip celebrating his 25th wedding anniversary when he was killed when an attacker mowed down pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before stabbing a police officer in a Parliament courtyard. Cochran's wife, Melissa, suffered a broken leg and rib and a cut head, but is steadily improving. "So many people have been so kind, and we are deeply touched by their goodness and generosity," said Melissa Cochran's brother, Clint Payne. "Your notes, prayers, donations and love have helped us so much."

5 Millennial Jobs That Parents Just Don't Understand

5 Millennial Jobs That Parents Just Don't Understand

Millennials tend to have head-scratching job titles that just don't make sense to their parents, NBC News reported. To be an "influencer" or "app developer" is a relatively new trend that might lead some to believe their millennial friend or family member doesn't have a real job. Take, for example, the up-and-coming position of social media manager. A social media manager is involved with managing and growing a brand's social media presence. Responsibilities usually include creating content, managing partnerships, strategizing ad campaigns and interacting with customers. NBC News rounded up four other "millennial jobs" that it turns out are actually pretty important.

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