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Maryland Boy With Double-Hand Transplant Leaves Hospital

An 8-year-old boy who became the youngest patient to receive a double-hand transplant has left the Philadelphia hospital where the procedure was done and was returning to his Maryland home.

08/26/2015

Pope Francis waves during his weekly audience in the Paul VI hall on August 12, 2015 at the Vatican. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI        (Photo credit should read ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

10K Volunteers To Help With Papal Visit To Philadelphia

An army of about 10,000 volunteers will be on hand when Pope Francis visits Philadelphia during the Vatican-sponsored World Meeting of Families and holds the biggest events of his first trip to the U.S.

08/23/2015

Pope Francis waves during his weekly audience in the Paul VI hall on August 12, 2015 at the Vatican. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI        (Photo credit should read ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images)

A Guide To Seeing The Pope In Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP)–Pope Francis will spend two days in Philadelphia next month, but visitors hoping to catch a glimpse of the pontiff will have to make every minute of their planning count. His two big public […]

08/16/2015

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Boy Who Lost Hands To Infection Gets Double Hand Transplant

A Baltimore County boy makes history, becoming the first child in the world to have a double hand transplant.

07/28/2015

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Man Indicted For Negligent Manslaughter In Car Crash

A Philadelphia man has been indicted on charges of negligent manslaughter and driving under the influence of alcohol in a crash that left a woman dead and left him and two children injured.

07/28/2015

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Suspect Wanted In Stabbing Of Philly Mom & Baby Arrested In Md.

Authorities say a man has been taken into custody in Maryland after an early morning stabbing that critically injured a woman and a baby in north Philadelphia.

07/27/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 01:  Baltimore City Chief Prosecuter Marilyn J Mosby announces that criminal charges will be filed against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray on May 1, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray died in police custody after being arrested on April 12, 2015.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Marilyn J Mosby

Baltimore Prosecutor: Hardship Became Inspiration For Reform

When Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby decided to run for her current office, she reached out to community activists, politicians and business leaders, eager to share her ideas. Almost all of them, she said, discouraged her from seeking election.

07/12/2015

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Buy Tickets To Papal Mass In Philadelphia

Pope Francis is visiting Philadelphia in September, and you can be there.

06/29/2015

Buy Tickets To Papal Mass In Philadelphia

The cost of the daylong pilgrimage is $99 for the bus. The train cost is $159 for adults, $154 for seniors (62 and older), and $119 for children (ages 2-12).

06/29/2015

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History Lover’s Travel Guide To Philadelphia

Independence Day is almost here. This year, make plans to visit our nation’s former capital, Philadelphia, and experience history up close and in person.

06/25/2015

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Orioles Send Phillies To 9th Straight Loss With 6-4 Win

Chris Parmelee homered for the third time in two games and Travis Snider also went deep as the Baltimore Orioles handed the Philadelphia Phillies their ninth straight defeat, 6-4 on Wednesday night.

06/17/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - JUNE 16:  Ryan Flaherty #3 of the Baltimore Orioles follows his two RBI single against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Orioles Bang 8 HRs In 19-3 Rout Of Phillies

Manny Machado and newcomer Chris Parmelee each hit two of an Orioles-record eight home runs, and Baltimore breezed past the woeful Philadelphia Phillies 19-3 on Tuesday night for its eighth win in nine games.

06/16/2015

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