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  • In a superhero cape, he feeds the hungry and homeless. And he’s only 4
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    Watch Video BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Austin Perine’s superhero cape glides and flutters as he hands chicken sandwiches to homeless men outside a shelter in Birmingham, Alabama. It’s a sweltering 95 degrees outside, but at age four, Austin is undeterred. The red satin cape he wears, he says, makes him go faster. “It... Read more »
  • ‘Did you say ‘Mama?” 5-year-old with nonverbal autism says first word, surprising parents
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    ATHENS, Ala. -- A child's first word is always a major milestone, but for families with nonverbal children, it's one that can seem out of reach. Taylor Blankenship is 5 years old and has nonverbal autism. "So many people take for granted that their kids talk to them, or they talk them to... Read more »
  • New Jersey officer delivers baby deer by emergency C-section
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    WARREN COUNTY, New Jersey — A New Jersey police officer saved a fawn by performing an emergency cesarean section on the baby deer's mother after she was hit by a car. Robert Lagonera, a Washington Township animal control officer, says he got a call early Friday morning that a deer had... Read more »
  • Woman And Her Granddaughter Safe After House Collapse In Mount Airy
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    The city is looking into the cause of a partial house collapse at the 7000 block of Lincoln Drive in Mount Airy. The three-story twin home came crashing down on Tuesday morning. A woman and her granddaughter were inside the house during the incident. They were able to make it out and... Read more »
  • Revolutionary Water and Ice Development Technology
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    Even though the Flyers are out of the playoffs, we love our ice hockey here in Philadelphia. Now there’s a new technology helping arenas and ice rinks when it comes to water and ice development. To tell us more is Hockey Legend Luc Robitaille and Scott Morris, President of BluEco Technology... Read more »

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  • Woman And Her Granddaughter Safe After House Collapse In Mount Airy
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    The city is looking into the cause of a partial house collapse at the 7000 block of Lincoln Drive in Mount Airy. The three-story twin home came crashing down on Tuesday morning. A woman and her granddaughter were inside the house during the incident. They were able to make it out and... Read more »
  • The Champions Of Magic Come To PHL17
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    For years he’s been stumping sold out audiences and leaving them in awe with his incredible illusions and magic. Soon Fernando Velasco will be making a stop right here in our area but before he does he stopped by PHL17 to wow our talent first hand. The Champions of Magic tour... Read more »
  • City Begins New Bike Lane Project
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    On Monday, Philadelphia will begin construction on a new bike lane project. It will take place on JFK Boulevard and Market Street, between 15th and 20th streets. The project will reduce the number of traffic lanes from four to three. The city says the goal of the project is to improve the safety... Read more »

 

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