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Census: Philadelphia population grows again, but rate slows

Census: Philadelphia population grows again, but rate slows
Philadelphia's population rose again last year, albeit at a slower rate than the city's growth over the past few years, according to Census data released today. The city's population as of July 1, 2013, stood at an estimated 1,553,165 people, an …
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Philadelphia Uses 'The Mosquito' To Buzz Away Loitering Teens
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – When city-run playgrounds and recreation centers want to put up the 'keep out' sign during the off-hours, they are turning to an electronic device known as 'The Mosquito' to shoo potential young vandals away. The president of …
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Neighbors Rescue 3 Children From Burning Home in North Philadelphia
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A dramatic rescue caught on video – as neighbors move quickly to rescue three children, left unattended and locked inside a burning home. The video shows neighbors smashing windows and police trying to kick down the door.
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