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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The U.S.

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

A Pittsburgh Steelers fan cheers against the Cleveland Browns during the game on December 29, 2013 at Heinz Field. (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Gallo Goes There: What Makes A Great Sports Town?

Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?

01/13/2014

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Amtrak Resumes Service Between Baltimore, Philly

Amtrak says service between Baltimore and Philadelphia has resumed after there were problems near Wilmington, Del.

01/06/2014

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Festival Marks 1786 Annapolis National Convention

A festival is marking the 1786 Annapolis National ConventiCon. The event begins Wednesday in Annapolis and continues through Saturday.

09/11/2013

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Plane Bound For Baltimore Forced To Land In Philadelphia

A plane bound for Baltimore is forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia. Passengers reported smelling smoke in the cabin of a plane headed from Boston to BWI Marshall Airport.

08/18/2013

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6-Year-Old Catonsville Girl Fights For Her Life After Heart Transplant

Sad news for a little Baltimore County girl, fighting to survive after a heart transplant. Word from her family that the six-year-old’s body rejected the donor heart, nine days after surgery.

06/27/2013

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Pa. Man Pleads Guilty In D.C. Campaign Finance Probe

A Philadelphia businessman admitted Monday that he was reimbursed for at least $132,600 in political contributions, the most recent plea to result from a widening campaign finance scandal involving a Washington accounting firm.

06/24/2013

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Several People Injured In Philadelphia Building Collapse

A building collapse Wednesday morning in center city Philadelphia injured several people.

06/05/2013

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Pedestrian Killed In Joppa

An investigation is underway after a pedestrian is hit by a car and killed in Joppa.

04/10/2013

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AP Source: Former Ravens Head Coach Brian Billick Interviewed By Eagles

The Philadelphia Eagles have interviewed former Ravens coach and current Fox analyst Brian Billick for their coaching vacancy, a person familiar with the meeting told The Associated Press on Sunday.

01/13/2013

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The Unclean Truth: How Five Cities Stack Up On Recycling

From the East Coast to the West Coast, recycling is a big issue for local governments.

12/26/2012

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