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Philadelphia trash piles up as pandemic stymies its removal

TribLIVE’s Daily and Weekly email newsletters deliver the news you want and information you need, right to your inbox. What would Ben Franklin think? The Founding Father who launched one

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Joel Embiid wants to play with Ben Simmons for rest of his career

Skepticism over fit has dogged Sixers stars Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons for much of their time together in Philadelphia, but the duo themselves appear to share no such concerns.

Travel

Wildlife adventures in Central Florida

Florida visitors have their own take on how to pronounce the name of this central Florida city. Whether “Kiss-a-me” or “Kiss-im-ee,” there are wild adventures to be had. The Kissimmee

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Pa. House speakers get reprieve from criminal history plaques

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Phillies

Report: Phillies visiting clubhouse worker tests positive for COVID-19

The Miami Marlins coronavirus outbreak is only getting worse.  A member of the Philadelphia Phillies visiting clubhouse staff reportedly has tested positive for the coronavirus, a source told The Associated

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Online courses offer mental health resources for firefighters, EMS personnel

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Business

Stocks in Japan fall after Fitch puts debt on negative outlook

SYDNEY, Australia – Stocks in China rose again Wednesday, while markets in Japan and Australia fell. The U.S. dollar continued its decline to a two-year low. Fitch announced Wednesday it

Life

Colorado’s Premier Porsche Destination – Porsche Littleton – Delivers a Singular Ownership Experience

The Stevinson Automotive Group has opened their eighth dealership in Colorado – Porsche Littleton, offering a lifestyle destination for Porsche owners and enthusiasts. Littleton, CO, July 28, 2020 –(PR.com)– Porsche

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Dr. Rachel Levine responds to transphobic comments: ‘I do not have time for intolerance’

TribLIVE’s Daily and Weekly email newsletters deliver the news you want and information you need, right to your inbox. Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine on Tuesday broke her

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Coronavirus ‘Second Wave’ Reaches Philly, Indoor Dining Prohibited Until at Least Sept. 1

What to Know A “second wave” of the coronavirus is spreading into Philly after “reckless” reopening in the South 27% percent of respondents to city contact tracers traveled out of

Sixers

Sixers’ Ben Simmons: I’m ‘very comfortable’ shooting threes now

Sixers star Ben Simmons has undergone a fundamental change in his thinking when it comes to shooting threes, according to head coach Brett Brown, as relayed by ESPN’s Tim Bontemps. Simmons has

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Wolf sides with transparency in allowing Right-to-Know bill to become law

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Eagles

Eagles honor Kobe Bryant with incredible ‘Kobe’s 10 rules’ mural at practice facility

The late, great Kobe Bryant grew up a Philadelphia Eagles fan. To honor him, the NFL franchise now features a sweet mural at its practice facility. Bleacher Report shared video

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Pennsylvania posts 839 new covid-19 cases on Monday

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DA: Man charged in slayings of wife, mother-in-law

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Sixers’ Joel Embiid day-to-day with right calf tightness

Sixers center Joel Embiid will be held out of Sunday’s scrimmage due to discomfort in his right calf, per Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Embiid experienced discomfort in the calf area during

Phillies

J.T. Realmuto on extension talks: ‘Nothing’s happened thus far’

There hadn’t been much progress in extension talks between J.T. Realmuto and the Phillies as of two weeks ago, and the All-Star catcher’s latest update revealed that not much has

Life

DIY Service Dogs? Medical Mutts Launches Online Service Dog Classes

Dog owners all over the country can now learn how to train their own service dogs. Live and interactive, this step by step course is an innovative option for those

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Jewish groups call for ouster of local NAACP head over anti-Semitic Facebook post

TribLIVE’s Daily and Weekly email newsletters deliver the news you want and information you need, right to your inbox. PHILADELPHIA — Jewish leaders expressed outrage Friday and Saturday over an

Entertainment

Highly Acclaimed Teen Entertainer JAC Carrera to Host a Young Performer Awards Ceremony in New York City

Escape 2 Productions and highly acclaimed teen entertainer, Jose Carrera (JAC) from Brooklyn, NY, have partner to create New York City’s first ever show showcasing young performers. With an amazing

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NJ Can Shut Down Gym That Defied Coronavirus Closure, Court Rules

A state judge ruled Friday that New Jersey authorities can shut down a gym that has repeatedly defied Gov. Phil Murphy’s executive order to remain closed during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Nuclear power bailout stalled in Harrisburg as feds allege bribes fueled Ohio aid package

TribLIVE’s Daily and Weekly email newsletters deliver the news you want and information you need, right to your inbox. An effort to help Pennsylvania’s nuclear power industry snag an estimated

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Wolf calls on General Assembly to raise minimum wage in Pennsylvania

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Sixers

Horford out, Milton in Sixers’ new starting five

The Sixers are testing a new starting lineup of Shake Milton, Josh Richardson, Tobias Harris, Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid during the NBA’s resumed season in Orlando, Keith Pompey of

Eagles

Eagles Cut CB Trevor Williams

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The Eagles trimmed their roster by two players, releasing cornerback Trevor Williams and waiving center Keegan Render. Both players were part of Philadelphia’s reserve/futures contract