Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
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Mark Abrams
March 30, 2020 - 2:06 pm
Due to social distancing rules, Catholics haven’t been able to attend daily or Sunday Mass in-person. But, on the Philadelphia Archdiocese’s website or social media pages, you’ll find a doorway to a weeklong program of talks and meditations. Read more here.
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dance party at home
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Hadas Kuznits
March 30, 2020 - 12:15 pm
With dance clubs shut down while the nation lives under a stay-at-home order, many DJs are taking the party online to keep the music going. Read more here.
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Community chalk drawings
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Suzanne Monaghan
March 24, 2020 - 4:30 am
A neighborhood in Delaware County found a way to establish an open space for creativity and community — while still practicing social-distancing rules amid the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Elderly woman online
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Kim Glovas
March 13, 2020 - 1:31 pm
Because of the risk to older Americans and those with pre-existing medical conditions, many nursing homes and retirement communities are ramping up efforts to keep those communities safe from the coronavirus. Read more here.
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The Twitter app icon is shown on a mobile phone in Philadelphia, April 26, 2017.
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AP News
March 04, 2020 - 12:39 pm
Twitter is starting to test tweets that disappear after 24 hours, although initially only in Brazil. The company says the ephemeral tweets, which it calls "fleets" because of their fleeting nature, are designed to allay the concerns of new users who might be turned off by the public and permanent...
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Acting Police Commissioner Christine Coulter
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Kristen Johanson
December 29, 2019 - 11:41 am
This year turned out to be a challenging one for the Philadelphia Police Department, including racist Facebook posts written by officers, the shooting of six cops in Nicetown, and the sudden resignation of the police commissioner. Read more here.
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Bernard Roques, a refiner of Societe company, smells a Roquefort cheese as they mature in a cellar in Roquefort, southwestern France, Jan. 21, 2009.
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AP News
December 03, 2019 - 1:23 pm
France is bristling at a U.S. threat to slap 100% tariffs on French cheeses, Champagne and other products, with the French leader telling President Donald Trump on Tuesday that the move would amount to an attack on all of Europe. Read more here.
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Chase bank rewards
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AP News
December 02, 2019 - 1:57 pm
There’s a powerful new player watching what you buy so it can tailor product offerings for you: the bank behind your credit or debit card. Read more here.
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November 04, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Following promises of more transparency, Facebook has a colorful logo that nods to how change is underway at the company and its subsidiaries. Read more here.
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This June 27, 2019, file photo shows a man holding a bicycle tire outside of a tent along a street in San Francisco. Apple said Monday, Nov. 4, that it's committing $2.5 billion to combat California's housing crisis.
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AP News
November 04, 2019 - 11:29 am
Apple has committed $2.5 billion to ease California's housing crisis, eclipsing similar pledges by fellow Silicon Valley giants Google and Facebook to address a lack of affordable housing in the region they call home.
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