Safety

Rankings

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Philadelphia ranks as one of the worst places to raise a family, study says

Online Dating

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Ranking compares all 50 states (and D.C.) for online dating safety

Parenting

Car Seats

New recommendations on when to move child into convertible car seat

Regulations

Pennsylvania Driver's License

Pennsylvania granted extension to comply with stricter federal ID standards

Business

Rail Safety

Exiting rail safety chief looks to technology to save lives

Safety

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Feds may stop New Jersey towns from painting blue lines in support of police

Schools

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Lockdown lifted at South Jersey middle school after threat ruled not credible

Safety

Toppling Dresser

Watch: Family shares 'miraculous' video of twin saving brother trapped under toppled dresser

Guns

Shotguns

Group sending Eagles players gun locks for Wentz's gifts

Transportation

Pennsylvania Driver's License

Pennsylvania driver's licenses to soon expire as valid form of flight ID

Animals

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Philly animal control apprehends dogs in fatal attack on pet lab mix

Safety

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Philly animal control seeking two pit bulls in fatal attack on pet lab mix

Health

New Jersey Transit temporarily removes 11 train workers under new sleep disorder rules

Development

Open Streets

South Street gets money for safety improvements

Decorations

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Philadelphia officials offer holiday decorating safety tips

Technology

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Read the fine print: Latest Uber update tracks users after ride ends

Shootings

Attacks Treating the Wounded

Ordinary people trained to save lives in shootings, attacks

Philadelphia Police Department

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WATCH: Philadelphia police PSA for PSAs is a stop-motion video

Higher Education

Rowan University

Second Rowan University student reports sexual assault in new dorm

Police

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Teens arrested after flash mob leads to assaults on Broad Street

Transportation

Vine Street Expressway

Philadelphia earns another dismal ranking in list of best drivers

Mindful Mondays

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The rundown: 10 potentially life-saving tips for runners

Events

4moms

Self-installing car seat hopes to give parents one less stress

Traffic

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Philly street getting speed cushions for traffic safety study

Police

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Bucks County police departments to start wearing body cameras on Wednesday

Recalls

Flour

General Mills expands flour recall

Philadelphia Police Department

Water for Cops

South Philly Chickie's & Pete's location helping police stay cool during DNC

Police

Philly police – again – patrolling in pairs following Baton Rouge shootings

K-9

K-9 death

Pa. K-9 dies after being left in hot car

Pets

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Four ways to protect your pets this Fourth of July

Protests

Dumpster Fires

Philly wants to prevent dumpster fires during DNC protests

Guns

Gun Lock

Temple Hospital employee giving away free gun locks

Jersey Shore

Surf City Beach

LBI wedding guest dies in ocean rip current on Saturday

Parenting

Parents, listen up: New car seat laws in Pennsylvania

Pedestrians

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Group asks PennDOT: Make Frankford Avenue safer for walking

Obituaries

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Mechanic dies from injuries sustained in boiler explosion at Philly school

Transportation

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All SEPTA buses to get turn warning system

Accidents

Police

South Jersey 4-year-old found dead in community pool

Pediatrics

Detergent Pods

More kids eating detergent pods, study finds

Regulations

Hoverboard

Wildwood officials mulling hoverboard ban on boardwalk

Transportation

SEPTA

SEPTA asks that you please not take photos on the tracks

Business

Fisher Price Recall

Three Fisher-Price infant swing models recalled