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Drowning in Student Debt: Americans Now Owe $1.6 Trillion

Drowning in Student Debt: Americans Now Owe $1.6 Trillion

Young Americans are stuck between a rock — a college system without cost controls — and a hard place — the need for a higher degree than the high school diploma. Read More

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Monday, Nov 11, 2019
'No Teachers Left': Philly Educators' Life in the Classroom

'No Teachers Left': Philly Educators' Life in the Classroom

Teachers in Philadelphia don't make a lot of money — between $46,000 and $84,000 — and it's hard-earned: they deal with occasional in-school violence, constant pressure to improve test scores and a high-rate of turnover among their... Read More

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Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
Pennsylvania Innocence Project Celebrates 10 Years

Pennsylvania Innocence Project Celebrates 10 Years

The Pennsylvania chapter of a national organization that does legal work for prison inmates who are appealing convictions celebrated a decade by honoring 17 former inmates freed.

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Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019
Mayor Kenney Speaks on Deed Fraud

Mayor Kenney Speaks on Deed Fraud

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney launched a program to catch frauds who try to steal homes from owners. NBC10 Investigative Reporter Mitch Blacher shows us just how much work there is still left to do.

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Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019
Philly Launches 'Fraud Guard' Amid Stolen Deed Outbreak

Philly Launches 'Fraud Guard' Amid Stolen Deed Outbreak

A new "Fraud Guard" website run by the City of Philadelphia now lets property owners register for an email alert if their name or property appears in a document filed with the City Recorder's Office. Read More

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Monday, Oct 28, 2019
How Safe Are Electric Scooters?

How Safe Are Electric Scooters?

The Electric Scooter craze has landed in cities across America and the next stop could be Philadelphia. NBC10 investigative reporter Mitch Blacher finds out just how safe they really are. Watch Part 2 here.  

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Monday, Oct 28, 2019
Will Electric Scooters Come to Philadelphia?

Will Electric Scooters Come to Philadelphia?

Could electric scooters be zooming onto the streets of Philly? Pennsylvania lawmakers have to consider the safety of the scooters before making them legal in our streets. NBC10 investigative reporter Mitch Blacher has the details. Watch Part 1 here.

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Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019
Cautionary Tale of Fraudulent Prescriptions in Opioid Crisis

Cautionary Tale of Fraudulent Prescriptions in Opioid Crisis

The prescription pad of a doctor at the Veterans Administration in Philadelphia was used to purchase opioids at pharmacies across eastern Pennsylvania. It's a tale of fraudulent prescription-writing that the Drug Enforcement Administration calls "a big issue."

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Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019
Digital Prescriptions Will Be Mandatory for Opioids in Pa.

Digital Prescriptions Will Be Mandatory for Opioids in Pa.

Doctors in Pennsylvania will be required to prescribe opioids electronically, starting Oct. 24, in response to the American opioid epidemic and the susceptibility to fraud of handwritten prescriptions. Read More

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Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019
More Rentals Covered Under Philly's New, Stronger Lead Law

More Rentals Covered Under Philly's New, Stronger Lead Law

Philadelphia expanded its anti-lead law to cover many more rental units in the city in legislation signed Tuesday that further decreases the chance of lead poisoning in housing across the city. Read More

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