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US court: Feds can't withhold funds from sanctuary cities

19 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

PHILADELPHIA - A federal appeals court ruled Friday that the Justice Department can't deny Philadelphia millions in public safety funding because of its status as a “sanctuary...
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Judge: Aaron Hernandez's child can't sue NFL over brain disease

19 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

By MARYCLAIRE DALE PHILADELPHIA - The 6-year-old daughter of the late NFL player Aaron Hernandez missed a 2014 deadline to opt out of the league's concussion settlement and...
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US court: Feds can't withhold funds from sanctuary cities

25 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

A federal appeals court ruled Friday that the Justice Department can't deny Philadelphia millions in public safety funding because of its status as a "sanctuary city."
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4-alarm fire in Old City ruled arson, ATF says

53 minutes ago   |   ABC

A four-alarm fire that ripped through several buildings along an historic Old City block has been ruled an arson, officials announced on Friday.
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Philadelphia college hoops results: Who won big this week?

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Missed this week in college basketball?
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4 things to do on the cheap in Philadelphia this week

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Want to get out and about this week, without breaking the bank? Here are five ideas for what to do in Philadelphia for $20 or less.
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Philadelphia's top 5 museums, ranked

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Looking for a little culture? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top museums in Philadelphia.
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Judge: Hernandez's child can't sue NFL over brain disease

Judge: Hernandez's child can't sue NFL over brain disease

2 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   5 articles

PHILADELPHIA - The 6-year-old daughter of the late NFL player Aaron Hernandez missed a 2014 deadline to opt out of the league's concussion settlement and can't separately...
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Judge limits ability of Aaron Hernandez's child to sue NFL

Judge limits ability of Aaron Hernandez's child to sue NFL

3 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   5 articles

PHILADELPHIA - A federal judge says the 6-year-old daughter of the late NFL player Aaron Hernandez missed a 2014 deadline to opt out of the $1 billion concussion settlement and...
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Philadelphia beats U.S. appeal in sanctuary city case

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

A federal appeals court said on Friday the Trump administration cannot cut off grants to Philadelphia for its refusal to cooperate with immigration authorities seeking to...
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