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Activist: Bahama Breeze workers fired over immigrant protest, then rehired

Activist: Bahama Breeze workers fired over immigrant protest, then rehired After participating in the nationwide “Day Without Immigrants” protest on Thursday, six employees at the Bahama Breeze restaurant in King

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Sixers' Joel Embiid says he'll 'probably' return first game after all-star break

Sixers' Joel Embiid says he'll 'probably' return first game after all-star break NEW ORLEANS – The 76ers haven’t had Joel Embiid in the lineup for 11 straight games. When does

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Two brothers shot dead outside East Mount Airy home

Two brothers shot dead outside East Mount Airy home Two brothers in their early 20s were shot dead outside their East Mount Airy home Thursday night during a fight with

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Mark Appel 'hungry' to show Phillies he belongs in pitching plans

Mark Appel 'hungry' to show Phillies he belongs in pitching plans CLEARWATER, Fla. – The cruelty of it all was not lost on Mark Appel, a former No. 1 overall

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Time to break up the flawed Flyers

Time to break up the flawed Flyers VANCOUVER, British Columbia – The Flyers are going to live in NHL infamy if they continue on their current path: They will become

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Sixers' Okafor still twisting in the wind as trade rumors swirl

Sixers' Okafor still twisting in the wind as trade rumors swirl NEW ORLEANS – Jahlil Okafor is doing his best to enjoy this weekend. With the NBA trade deadline approaching

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Quintin Mikell leaving Eagles front office

Quintin Mikell leaving Eagles front office Quintin Mikell, the former Eagles safety who spent the last year in the front office as the director of player engagement, is leaving the

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Who is Swarthmore professor in the eye of Friends' Central storm?

Who is Swarthmore professor in the eye of Friends' Central storm? Sa’ed Atshan — the Palestinian-born Swarthmore professor in the eye of a free-speech storm at the Main Line’s prestigious

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Joaquin Benoit is Phillies' oldest player, but his fastball doesn't look the part

Joaquin Benoit is Phillies' oldest player, but his fastball doesn't look the part CLEARWATER, Fla. – The first time Joaquin Benoit stepped on a major-league mound, Ivan Rodriguez was his

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Cooney: Beyond Embiid and Simmons, Sixers have other issues to address

Cooney: Beyond Embiid and Simmons, Sixers have other issues to address COMMONLY CALLED the midpoint of the season, this year’s All-Star break actually comes with only 26 games remaining on

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In Philly, a native chief finds traces of his father – and ways to help his people

In Philly, a native chief finds traces of his father – and ways to help his people Bill Cranmer, a gray-haired chief of the Namgis people, traveled this month from

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Struggling Flyers fall, 6-3, in Edmonton

Struggling Flyers fall, 6-3, in Edmonton Edmonton, Alberta — The Flyers’ season has turned ugly. They dropped a 6-3 decision Thursday to Edmonton before a howling sellout crowd at Rogers

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Donnellon: Maybe Flyers just aren't good enough to play Hakstol's system

Donnellon: Maybe Flyers just aren't good enough to play Hakstol's system EVERYONE’S MAD at Claude Giroux because he isn’t scoring goals. Everyone’s mad at Brayden Schenn because he doesn’t seem

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Soda lobbyists to Council: Repeal the tax

Soda lobbyists to Council: Repeal the tax Soda lobbyists, sales people, and delivery drivers flooded the City Council caucus room before Council’s weekly meeting Thursday to complain they were suffering

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Sielski: Sixers should sit Simmons for rest of season

Sielski: Sixers should sit Simmons for rest of season Sit him down. Keep him on the bench. Tie him to the bench and place his feet atop a pair of

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Murphy: Gomez working with Lidge to close deal on closer's role

Murphy: Gomez working with Lidge to close deal on closer's role CLEARWATER, Fla. – The room was empty when the last of them arrived: a lean figure with bristly black

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Donnellon: Maybe Flyers just aren't good enough to play Hakstol's system

Donnellon: Maybe Flyers just aren't good enough to play Hakstol's system EVERYONE’S MAD at Claude Giroux because he isn’t scoring goals. Everyone’s mad at Brayden Schenn because he doesn’t seem

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Here's your latest roundup of Eagles picks in NFL mock drafts

Here's your latest roundup of Eagles picks in NFL mock drafts Now that we’re well into February, it’s time for another look at which players the national media think the

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A call for a general strike by women — and a mixed response

A call for a general strike by women — and a mixed response The leaders of last month’s giant Women’s March on Washington have called for a women’s general strike

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No longer dabbing, Phillies bench hopeful has Ozzie Guillen's backing

No longer dabbing, Phillies bench hopeful has Ozzie Guillen's backing CLEARWATER, Fla. – Brock Stassi’s time this winter in Venezuela ended with the manager –  fiery former major-league skipper Ozzie

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Kern: Sixers fans deserve better than recent off-court antics

Kern: Sixers fans deserve better than recent off-court antics So how’s that process thing treating us now? Yo, January was the best time the Sixers have experienced since Derrick Rose

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Auction offers Eric Lindros' Flyers jerseys, Rick MacLeish's Stanley Cup-winning puck

Auction offers Eric Lindros' Flyers jerseys, Rick MacLeish's Stanley Cup-winning puck Former Flyers star Eric Lindros has put up a wide range of gear and memorabilia from his playing days

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Progress in saving preemies on the edge of viability

Progress in saving preemies on the edge of viability For premature babies born at the edge of viability, the chance of survival without serious health problems has gotten slightly better,

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Nick Williams seeks discipline — at the plate and in his head

Nick Williams seeks discipline — at the plate and in his head CLEARWATER, Fla. — Class started almost two weeks ago with a simple proposition. Matt Stairs wore sneakers. Nick Williams

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Sixers lose to Celtics for 10th straight time

Sixers lose to Celtics for 10th straight time BOSTON – This was the big game. Never mind that the 76ers had a three-game winning streak. A victory Wednesday over the