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Police: Woman on bicycle struck, killed by hit-and-run driver

A woman riding a bicycle was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver Friday morning.

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Wall Street firm pushes for student loan forgiveness

One Wall Street firm has an idea that's raising eyebrows: forgive some student debt for first-time homebuyers.

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Mayor joins school effort to stop bullying

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski is partnering up with local students in a campaign to stop bullying.

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Gov. Corbett announces Mcare assessment down almost 50% for 2015 coverage

Gov. Tom Corbett today announced that Pennsylvania physicians and hospitals will see significant savings in the cost of the catastrophic level of medical malpractice insurance coverage next year.

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Health Beat: Preventing testicular cancer

We all know about prostate cancer and how men of a certain age should be tested, but there's another type of reproductive cancer affecting younger men: testicular cancer.

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Montgomery County monitors 1st travelers from West Africa

Two recent travelers from West Africa are being monitored for Ebola in Montgomery County.

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History Channel to teach college history

Many college kids spend hours watching The History Channel. Now, students at the University of Oklahoma will be able to get college credit for it.

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Daniel Boone students honor teacher who passed away

About 40 students at Daniel Boone High School in Union Township spent the day improving a memorial courtyard.

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Sign up for 'Wasting time on the Internet' 101

You can now get college credit for watching all those cat videos. The University of Pennsylvania is offering a class next semester titled "Wasting time on the Internet," in which students will "focus on the alchemical recuperation of aimless surfing into substantial works of literature."

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UC Berkeley overturns vote to disinvite Maher

The controversy over having TV host Bill Maher speak at the University of California Berkeley has taken another turn. Well, make that two.

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Taylor Swift's new single to benefit NYC schools

Taylor Swift bought a $20 million townhouse in Manhattan this year, and it seems like she really wants her new home town to like her. So the pop star has pledged to donate all the money she makes from her new song "Welcome to New York" to the city's school system.

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Dirty tricks of the student loan industry

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau put student loan servicers on notice this week with a report detailing industry practices it found suspect.

These companies help collect on the $1.2 trillion in student debt, but the report didn't name names of...

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