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Bala Cynwyd machete attack leaves homeless man injured; residents on edge

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Many residents around Bala Cynwyd told Action News they are in shock to find out that there's a homeless encampment above the Cynwyd Heritage Trail and the Schuylkill River.
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'Just give me a shot, please': Homeless man on Houston highway hoping to find stable job

3 hours ago   |   ABC

For the last 94 days, Lawrence Chappell has been trying to get your attention, but he doesn't want money. He wants a job.
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Britain's housing crisis: Homeless kids forced to live in shipping containers - report

Britain's housing crisis: Homeless kids forced to live in shipping containers - report

7 hours ago   |   RT

Thousands of homeless British children are living in makeshift accommodation, including shipping containers and cramped former office blocks, putting their health at serious...
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Homeless Texas man with giant sign seeking 'better things'

9 hours ago   |   ABC

For the last 94 days, Lawrence Chappell has been trying to get your attention, but he doesn't want money. He wants a job.
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Tears of joy: NJ Transit reunites homeless man with daughter, granddaughters

13 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

New Jersey Transit helped a homeless man find his family he hasn't seen in more than 24 years.
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NJ Transit police officer reunites homeless man with daughter, granddaughters

13 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

A New Jersey Transit police officer helped a homeless man find his family he hasn't seen in more than 24 years.
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Lower Merion police searching for man following fight with machete

13 hours ago   |   ABC

Lower Merion police are searching for Romeo Gagliardi in connection to a fight in a wooded area along the Schuylkill River early Tuesday morning.
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The New American Homeless

The New American Homeless

13 hours ago   |   The New Republic

Last August, Cokethia Goodman returned home from work to discover a typed letter from her landlord in the mailbox. She felt a familiar panic as she began to read it. For nearly...
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Boston Common: Jewel of the city needs first aid

19 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Boston Common is under siege. The city's bucolic park, a lush green gem at the easternmost end of the Emerald Necklace has become a gathering place for drug addicts and the...
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Homeless man on I-10 with giant sign seeking 'better things'

21 hours ago   |   ABC

For the last 94 days, Lawrence Chappell has been trying to get your attention, but he doesn't want money. He wants a job.
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A Record Number of Fires Are Currently Burning Across the Amazon Rainforest

A Record Number of Fires Are Currently Burning Across the Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon rainforest has seen a record number of forest fires this year, according to Brazil's Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais, a space research center. The INPE... Read more ...

'Lady and the Tramp' star is a 2-year-old rescue dog named Monte

'Lady and the Tramp' star is a 2-year-old rescue dog named Monte

Every dog has its day, and for Monte, a terrier mix shelter dog, that day came with Disney fame. Read more ...

Former 'Miracle on Ice' player accused of beating neighbor with metal pole...

Former 'Miracle on Ice' player accused of beating neighbor with metal pole over 'spiked beer'

Mark Pavelich assaulted his neighbor he had been fishing with earlier in the day, believing he had slipped something into his beer, police said. Read more ...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or...

Trump: Jewish people who vote Democrat show 'total lack of knowledge or great disloyalty'

Trump's claim triggered a quick uproar from critics who said the president was trading in anti-Semitic stereotypes. Read more ...

Wild tap NHL veteran Bill Guerin as new general manager

Wild tap NHL veteran Bill Guerin as new general manager

Less than a month before training camp is set to begin, the Wild have hired a new GM to steer a the teetering ship. Read more ...

Jets' Brandon Copeland suspended four games for PEDs

Jets' Brandon Copeland suspended four games for PEDs

The Jets will be without Brandon Copeland for the first four games of the season after the NFL suspended the linebacker for violating the league policy on performance-enhancing... Read more ...

6 seniors face charges for having public sex in Connecticut

6 seniors face charges for having public sex in Connecticut

Police say the six, five men and an 85-year-old woman, were involved in lewd and sexual activity in the Grace Richardson conservation area in Fairfield earlier this month. Read more ...

Trump eases student loan forgiveness for disabled veterans

Trump eases student loan forgiveness for disabled veterans

President Donald Trump on Wednesday directed the Education Department to more easily forgive the federal student loans owed by veterans with disabilities, making a move... Read more ...

Shooter wounds LA County sheriff's deputy at police station

Shooter wounds LA County sheriff's deputy at police station

A gunman opened fire outside a Los Angeles County police station on Wednesday afternoon, wounding one sheriff's deputy, authorities said. The deputy was shot in the shoulder at... Read more ...

The US deficit is set to top $1 trillion 2 years sooner than expected

The US deficit is set to top $1 trillion 2 years sooner than expected

A recently passed bipartisan budget agreement is expected to push the national deficit above $1 trillion next year. The Congressional Budget Office significantly raised its... Read more ...