Safety

Weather

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National Weather Service blankets region with excessive heat warning; city implements 'special measures'

Katie's Baby

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The tragedy of dry and secondary drowning

Hospitals

Vatican Bambin Gesu Hospital

Vatican acknowledges past problems at 'pope's hospital'

Pets

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Four ways to protect your pets this Fourth of July

Rankings

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Philadelphia earns abysmal ranking on Allstate's 'Best Drivers Report'

Children's Health

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Philadelphia releases final report on prevention of childhood lead exposure

Courts

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Man gets $2 million after cutting off middle finger with saw in South Philly

Crashes

Times Square Crash Security Barriers

After Times Square attack, calls for more sidewalk barriers

SEPTA

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SEPTA tells public 'respect the train' by not trespassing

War

50,000 evacuated in German city after 5 WWII bombs uncovered

Drugs

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Pa. residents urged to participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Legislation

Guns

Bill introduced to allow Pa. teachers to carry guns; Wolf promises veto

Target

Recycle your old car seat at Target and get a discount

Driving

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Map finds Philadelphia's most dangerous intersections

Regulations

Pennsylvania Driver's License

Bill to ensure Pennsylvania IDs comply with new federal standards moves forward

Weather

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Philly public, archdiocesan schools closed Tuesday

Vision Zero

Vision Zero

18 highlights of Philadelphia's 'Vision Zero Action Plan' draft

Safety

Dog attack

Pit bull attacks woman, two dachshunds in Point Breeze

Parks

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Will 'Graffiti Highway' in Pennsylvania ghost town remain open to tourists?

Gun Safety

Gun Lock

Temple Hospital employee reiterates free gun lock offer

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

Safety

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

Schools

Cherry Hill Beck Middle School Map

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

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