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Sunday, Feb 24, 2019
'A Vicious Cycle:' Your Zip Code Could Predict Your Health

'A Vicious Cycle:' Your Zip Code Could Predict Your Health

Where you live could impact your health, according to the 500 Cities Project, which provides an in-depth look at the health of 100 million Americans living in 27,000 neighborhoods across all 50 states. Read More

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Thursday, Feb 21, 2019
'Frankford Slasher' Case, Still Unsolved, Haunts Philly

'Frankford Slasher' Case, Still Unsolved, Haunts Philly

It’s been nearly 30 years since the "Frankford Slasher" terrorized Philadelphia, killing at least eight women whose murders still remain a mystery. Decades later, police are re-examining existing DNA evidence that could, finally... Read More

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Monday, Feb 18, 2019
Police Pursuits Clouded by Secrecy in Del., Pa.

Police Pursuits Clouded by Secrecy in Del., Pa.

Three police chases in Delaware last month raise questions about why police initiate pursuits and what occurs when they cross state lines. Take our quiz below to learn more about the police procedure. Read More

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Friday, Feb 8, 2019
NJ Transit Trouble: A Shut Down South Jersey Rail Line and a Plethora of Safety Issues

NJ Transit Trouble: A Shut Down South Jersey Rail Line and a Plethora of Safety Issues

NJ Transit's only rail line through South Jersey has been shut down since September. NBC10 Investigators asked when it would start again, and reviewed hundreds of inspections that showed safety issues across the entire system.

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Thursday, Feb 7, 2019
Atlantic City Line: Off the Rails, Destination Unknown

Atlantic City Line: Off the Rails, Destination Unknown

South Jersey's only NJ Transit line connecting Atlantic City to destinations west has been shut down since September. NBC10 also reviewed hundreds of federal inspection reports that show a wide range of safety issues. Read More

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Thursday, Feb 7, 2019
Stolen Homes: A Philly Scam on the Rise Prompts Crackdown

Stolen Homes: A Philly Scam on the Rise Prompts Crackdown

Last year, the number of people in Philadelphia who claimed to be victims of deed fraud jumped by more than 70 percent, according to City of Philadelphia data. Read More

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Wednesday, Feb 6, 2019
Philadelphia Has a Hit-and-Run Epidemic. 1,000s of Drivers Flee Crashes Every Month.

Philadelphia Has a Hit-and-Run Epidemic. 1,000s of Drivers Flee Crashes Every Month.

The hit-and-run culture is spread over much of the city. In the two years' data that police provided NBC10 Investigator, it is revealed that a hit-and-run was reported at more than 26,000 different locations. We tracked down victims and city activists, who have ideas for how to curb the thousands of incidents each month in which a driver flees a crash.

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Monday, Feb 4, 2019
40 a Day: Philly's Hit-and-Run Epidemic Overwhelming Police

40 a Day: Philly's Hit-and-Run Epidemic Overwhelming Police

Nearly 40 times a day, a call comes into the Philadelphia police department for a crime that goes way under the radar when rating the safety of the city: vehicular hit-and-runs. It's a total that overwhelms investigators, stunting... Read More

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Saturday, Feb 2, 2019
Adopted Abroad, Raised in US, and Now Facing Deportation

Adopted Abroad, Raised in US, and Now Facing Deportation

An NBC Bay Area investigation has discovered tens of thousands of U.S. residents, adopted as infants from foreign countries, and raised in the United States, now face possible deportation – because they are technically not... Read More

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Monday, Jan 14, 2019
NBC10 Investigators: New Report Accuses Philly Animal Shelter of Wasteful Spending, Loose Financial Control

NBC10 Investigators: New Report Accuses Philly Animal Shelter of Wasteful Spending, Loose Financial Control

The NBC10 Investigators conitnue to look at alleged mismanagement at Philadelphia's Animal Shelter. The city controller is also raising concerns over wasteful spending.

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