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HitchBOT The Hitchhiking Robot ‘Killed’ In Philadelphia

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According to the Associated Press and other sources, hitchBOT, the world-famous hitchhiking robot, met its end in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania early yesterday morning. The Canadian team of scientists who built hitchBOT reportedly as “a social experiment” reported that an unknown person ...

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165,000 Homes, Business Without Power in Pa, NJ Storm

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Powerful storms swept through eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Connecticut downing trees and power lines, leaving more than 165,000 homes and businesses without power, and leaving nearly 400,000 customers without electricity and causing disruptions in mass transit service in both ...

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Drug Dealing Varsity Coach Loses Job After Testifying At Trial

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A Philadelphia-area Hebrew school’s varsity coach testified that he dealt marijuana for years. The basketball coach testified that cops confiscated seven pounds of marijuana from him in a drug raid and also stole $81,000. Robert Kushner, a part-time boys’ basketball ...

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School Bus Carrying 9 Children Crashes Into Philadelphia Home

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A school bus transporting nine elementary school students careened off the road and crashed into a suburban Philadelphia home on Tuesday, however no injuries were reported, police say. Neither the students, the resident who was on the home’s second floor, ...

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Second Day of Search Efforts Commence For Pennsylvania Gunman

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The second day of search efforts commenced Tuesday morning to find a Pennsylvania gunman suspected of killing his ex-wife and five former in-laws. Dread and uncertainty lingered in Montgomery County as authorities hunted for Bradley William Stone of Pennsburg, a ...

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The Philadelphia 76ers Finally Break Their 17-Game Losing Streak

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MINNEAPOLIS — On the cusp of claiming a dubious place in the NBA record books, the Philadelphia 76ers found the breakthrough they sought for more than two months. The 76ers entered Wednesday with an 0-17 record, one loss away from ...

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Arrested Philadelphia Abductor Allegedly Kept Picture Collection of Victims

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Carlesha Freeland-Gaither, a Philadelphia woman who was a victim of an abduction, was rescued Wednesday night. Freeland-Gaither isn’t the first woman that Delvin Barnes is accused of kidnapping off a street and in one other case he allegedly showed his ...

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22 Year Old Kidnapped Philly Woman Found Alive In Maryland

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All too often the outcome of kidnappings end in murder, but today is a good day for the 22 year old nursing assistant kidnapped this weekend in Philadelphia. She was found alive a few hours away in Maryland, and her ...

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Witness Interviewed in Philadelphia Kidnapping Case

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Police released a dramatic video of a Philadelphia kidnapping. Also caught on tape was a car that pulled up and stopped, shining its headlights on a man struggling to get the abducted woman into his car, and then slowly backing ...

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High School Basketball Coach Fired in Connection With Gay Attack

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An assistant basketball coach at Archbishop Wood High School was fired last night because of his alleged involvement in a savage attack on two gay men in Center City the week prior. The coach, identified by a source close to ...

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