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Giving Tuesday: Helping Others Through Making Donations
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Giving Tuesday: Helping Others Through Making Donations

A pause in the holiday shopping season for Giving Tuesday, which focuses on helping others through making donations and volunteering your time. There are chances to give back across our region. »

Jingle Bell Run Comes to Philadelphia Navy Yard
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Jingle Bell Run Comes to Philadelphia Navy Yard

Grab your ugly sweater and running shoes. The Arthritis Foundation's Jingle Bell Run is happening this Saturday. NBC10's Erin Coleman sits down with Sara Smith and Allie Bradley to talk about the run... »

Big Tobacco Finally Tells the Truth in Court-Ordered Ad
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Big Tobacco Finally Tells the Truth in Court-Ordered Ad

Smoking kills 1,200 people a day. The tobacco companies worked to make them as addictive as possible. There is no such thing as a safer cigarette. Ads with these statements hit the major television networks and... »

Health System Fires 50 for Refusing to Get Flu Shots

Health System Fires 50 for Refusing to Get Flu Shots

About 50 employees of Essentia Health, an upper-Midwest hospital chain, didn’t go to work Wednesday. But it wasn’t an early start to the Thanksgiving holiday for them. They were fired for refusing to get... »

Big Tobacco's Anti-Smoking Ads Begin After Decade of Delay
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Big Tobacco's Anti-Smoking Ads Begin After Decade of Delay

Decades after they were banned from the airwaves, Big Tobacco companies return to prime-time television this weekend - but not by choice. Under court order, the tobacco industry for the first time will... »

Facebook Turns to AI to Help Prevent Suicides
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Facebook Turns to AI to Help Prevent Suicides

Facebook is turning to artificial intelligence to detect if someone might be contemplating suicide. Facebook already has mechanisms for flagging posts from people thinking about harming themselves. »

Ambulances Stick Patients With Surprise Bills
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Ambulances Stick Patients With Surprise Bills

Public outrage over surprise medical bills has prompted some states to pass laws protecting consumers. But such laws largely ignore ground ambulance rides, which can leave patients with up to thousands owed... »

Veterans Are Key as Surge of States OK Medical Pot for PTSD
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Veterans Are Key as Surge of States OK Medical Pot for PTSD

It was a telling setting for a decision on whether post-traumatic stress disorder patients could use medical marijuana. Against the backdrop of the nation's largest Veterans Day parade, Democratic Gov. »

VA Study Shows Parasite From Vietnam May Be Killing Vets

VA Study Shows Parasite From Vietnam May Be Killing Vets

A half a century after serving in Vietnam, hundreds of veterans have a new reason to believe they may be dying from a silent bullet — test results show some men may have been infected by a slow-killing parasite... »

Hummus Recalled Over Possible Bacterial Contamination

Hummus Recalled Over Possible Bacterial Contamination

A Virginia company is recalling a hummus product sold in several states because of possible bacterial contamination. »

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