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NYPD Creating 'New Ways To Communicate' After Twitter Request Backfires

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – The NYPD says it is “creating new ways to communicate effectively with the community” after a Twitter request by the department backfired in a very public way. 453 more words


Tensions Rise Between Christie, DRBA Reps

By David Madden

NEW CASTLE, Del. (CBS) – The Delaware River and Bay Authority — which runs the Delaware Memorial Bridges and various entities in New Jersey and Delaware — wanted to give workers their first pay hikes in several years. 154 more words


Experts Weigh In On Affirmative Action Ban In College Admissions Ruling

By Cherri Gregg

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a voter referendum banning use of race in admissions at state-run universities in Michigan. Some experts believe the ruling could lead to more states taking a similar road. 224 more words


Local Theologian Says 2 New Pope Saints Display Heroic Virtue

By Mark Abrams

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – In a historic move, Pope Francis will canonize two of his modern-day predecessors as saints during ceremonies on St. Peter’s Square on Sunday. 171 more words


Phillies Ticket Prices Among Most Expensive In Majors

By Paul Kurtz

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Attendance is down again this season at Citizens Bank Park and the cost to get in may have something to do with it.   258 more words