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Saint Christopher's Hospital
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Tim Jimenez
September 19, 2019 - 7:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — St. Christopher's Hospital for Children is on the auction block, and there's word of a joint bid from a Pennsylvania nonprofit and university to buy it. After Wednesday's 2 p.m. deadline to submit bids, two are being reported. That includes a joint bid from Drexel...
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Workers refuel the tank at a gas station in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019.
Amr Nabil/AP Photo
AP News
September 18, 2019 - 5:48 pm
Oil prices retreated for a second day Wednesday even as the Saudi military blamed Iran for recent attacks to critical oil infrastructure and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the strike an "act of war."
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Fresh fruits and vegetables on shelf in supermarket
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Hadas Kuznits
September 18, 2019 - 3:04 pm
A report out this month that measures Philadelphia's food retail environment shows that, while there have been improvements in accessibility to fresh, healthy foods, stores that sell those items are outnumbered by those that sell unhealthy food and products.
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NBC Universal
Jae C. Hong/AP, file
AP News
September 17, 2019 - 12:40 pm
Comcast's NBCUniversal said its upcoming streaming service will be called Peacock, in an homage to NBC's logo. It will become the home for some of the company's most popular shows. Read more here.
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Storage tanks at North Jiddah Aramco oil facility
Amr Nabil/AP
AP News
September 17, 2019 - 7:28 am
Global energy prices spiked more than 14% Monday after a weekend attack on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia caused the worst disruption to world supplies on record. Read more here.
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Oil prices are trading at their highest levels since May after Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities disrupted the global supply of crude.
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CNN
September 16, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Oil prices have spiked after a devastating attack on the heart of Saudi Arabian oil production over the weekend shocked markets and could disrupt the global supply of crude for some time.
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Apple Arcade, Apple's new game subscription service
Apple via CNN
CNN
September 16, 2019 - 12:35 pm
By Shannon Liao, CNN Business (CNN) — Pac-Man. Lego. Sonic the Hedgehog. An apocalyptic world where you work to survive along with the help of your trusty dog, Frosty. All those games are found in Apple Arcade, Apple's new game subscription service that costs $4.99 and launches on September 19 for...
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Aa pharmacist in San Francisco poses for photos holding a bottle of OxyContin.
Jeff Chiu/AP Photo, File
Mark Abrams
September 16, 2019 - 7:57 am
Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy protection on Sunday, but Pennsylvania's Josh Shapiro is among 20 state attorneys general objecting to it.
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Nearly 50,000 UAW members who work in GM facilities across the country, including here in Langhorne, are now on strike.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
September 16, 2019 - 7:07 am
Nearly 50,000 General Motors workers are now on strike. Their walkout began at midnight at GM facilities across the country. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the U.S., as well as 22 parts distribution warehouses, including the one in Langhorne.
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developer Craig Grossman
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Hadas Kuznits
September 12, 2019 - 12:25 pm
Developer Craig Grossman says he hoped the opening of Triple Bottom Brewing on Spring Garden Street marks the start of a cascade of new businesses expected to open there over the course of the next year.
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