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Pilgrims From Vietnam Coming In Big Numbers To See Pope, Take Part In WMOF In Philadelphia

By Mark Abrams

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Official delegations from 150 countries around the world are coming to see Pope Francis and take part in the World Meeting of Families conference in Philadelphia at the end of September. 154 more words


St. Honore Pastries

This is one of the places that is a must visit in Philadelphia’s Chinatown. Bakeries like this one are some of the few treasures of authentic Chinese culture and cuisine in Philadelphia. 181 more words

Fuck what you Heard

I’m having thoughts about jamming shit
So tired of scrambling, not a good arguer
Not with the back and forth, we leaving shit candle lit… 31 more words


Former Philadelphia Police Officer Faces Cross-Examination In Squad Corruption Trial

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former drug officer accused with five colleagues could face cross-examination as he testifies in their racketeering trial in Philadelphia.

Michael Spicer is set to return after spending most of Friday on the witness stand. 105 more words


Program Designed To Allow Philadelphia Students To Surrender Contraband Into "Amnesty Boxes" On Hold

PHILADLEPHIA (CBS) — The School District of Philadelphia is rethinking a program allowing students to deposit contraband into so-called “amnesty boxes” at school entrances.

The pilot program announced last fall put steel Kevlar-lined “amnesty boxes” at Fels, Edison and Roxborough High Schools. 114 more words


Philadelphia-Area Universities Line Up Diverse Group Of Commencement Speakers

By Marcy Norton

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s graduation season, and area colleges and universities are getting ready for ceremonies that traditionally feature a guest speaker. 124 more words


Plate Can See When Eyes Are Bigger Than Stomach

By KYW tech editor Ian Bush

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Maybe you’re trying to lose weight, or control diabetes or high blood pressure. Or maybe you’re an athlete looking for ways to improve performance. 397 more words