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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

The wreckage at sunrise on Wednesday. (CBS News)

Amtrak Train Derails In Philadelphia, Killing 6 People

An Amtrak train headed to New York City crashed in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, killing at least 6 people.

05/12/2015

Mike Rossi and his family near the Boston Marathon finish line (Courtesy photo)

Father’s Response To Principal After Boston Marathon Trip Goes Viral

A Pennsylvania family’s vacation to the Boston Marathon was met with disapproval by the children’s school principal.

04/28/2015

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MBTA Gets Winter Storm Survival Tips From Other Cities

Transit officials from New York City and other cities are offering advice to the MBTA.

03/31/2015

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Best Chinatowns In America

Dive deep into the culture of China by visiting one of America’s finest Chinatowns. Many of these communities were established by early immigrants looking for a place to feel like they are back home.

01/22/2015

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Flight To Manchester, NH Lands After Flames Shoot Out Of Engine

There was a scare in the air for passengers on a flight from Philadelphia to Manchester, New Hampshire Monday morning.

12/29/2014

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Best Beer Destinations In America

Many vacations are planned around different things, including visiting historical sites, the beach and different wineries. Beer enthusiasts can also have the vacation of their dreams by planning a beercation.

11/04/2014

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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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Boston-Based Ad Lab Helps Confront Cliche Instagram Oversharers

A start-up with offices in Boston and Philadelphia has come up with a clever way to stage an intervention for friends who constantly tweet cliche pictures on Instagram.

06/12/2014

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Bad Weather Snarls Air Travel For 3rd Straight Day

Regional airline Cape Air canceled more than 200 flights, including nearly every flight planned from airports in Massachusetts.

02/05/2014

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