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Researchers say a paralyzed 24-year-old man from Ohio has regained some use of his right hand. He controls it with signals relayed from electronic sensors in his brain. #health   #medicine   #biotech  
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Villanova’s campus shop is selling out of popular T-shirts and ordering hundreds more as fans snap up gear ahead of the #FinalFour. #MarchMadness   #NCAA  
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Doctors treating chronic health problems increasingly are prescribing exercise instead of medicines for their patients. Advocates say low-cost access to a gym is a key factor in filling that prescription.
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Bored during a layover? These airport kiosks use videos, rubber torsos and a disco soundtrack – "Stayin' Alive"! – to teach travelers hands-only CPR.
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The Philadelphia Flower Show has teamed up with the National Park Service to celebrate the country's natural treasures. Exhibitors are getting ready to open the nine-day show on Saturday. #gardening   #horticulture  
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I met the newest broadcasters for Temple University's basketball team. They call the games in Mandarin – but luckily they spoke to me in English. #NCAA  
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amid the raucous cheering at Temple University basketball games, two new voices have joined the crowd — and they're speaking Mandarin. Chinese students James Yuan and Javi Yuan are broadcasting play-by-play…
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Last week, I went out on a boat in search of abandoned crab pots in Barnegat Bay, New Jersey. Lost or abandoned fishing gear often ends up unintentionally killing marine life. The pot we found had accidentally trapped at least two turtles, leading to their deaths. #ghostfishing  
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The secret to a long life? Lots of activities, and not eating too much! So says 100-year-old Samuel Bender and 104-year-old Elsa Zopfi. Editing this video about centenarians was truly a pleasure.
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These University of Dayton students have an incredible connection: One was hit by lightning, and the other helped save his life. 
Matt Lickenbrock and Sean Ferguson are the poster boys for the rollout of CPR-training kiosks at airports, and for good reason. Lickenbrock taught himself the lifesaving skill at one of the kiosks, then used it just two…
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The City of Brotherly Love wouldn't normally be considered rustic, but starting Saturday it will be home to Big Timber Lodge — a structure welcoming people to the Philadelphia Flower Show. #gardening  
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The City of Brotherly Love wouldn't normally be considered rustic, but starting Saturday it will be home to Big Timber Lodge — a structure welcoming people to the Philadelphia Flower Show. This year,…
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Here's a look at James Yuan and Javi Yuan at work during a recent Temple-UConn basketball game. They're broadcasting in Mandarin. #NCAA  
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Mental health experts are warning that Syrians refugees expected to arrive in the U.S. in the coming months will need treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.
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With a passion for all things Philly _ except cheesesteaks and overblown stories about Eagles fans throwing snowballs at Santa. 
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Los Angeles - Southampton, N.Y. - Asbury Park, N.J. - Washington, D.C. - London - Boston