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People Are Unhappy About the Price of Penn’s “Miracle” Cancer Drug

It’s been less than a month since the FDA approved the country’s first gene therapy, CAR-T, which can be used to fight cancer and other […]

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Comcast Just Rolled Out Internet Essentials to Peirce College Students

This week, Peirce College officially became the first Philadelphia-area higher education school to partner with Comcast on Internet Essentials. The school’s students, many of whom […]

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Philadelphia’s Job Market Has a Bad Image Problem

The findings of a new report released this week from recruitment media company Nexxt won’t come as a surprise to anyone who lives and works […]

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Science Center Coworking Space Lands MacArthur Genius as Anchor Tenant

If the word “grit” entered your lexicon sometime in the last few years, you likely have Angela Duckworth to thank. She’s the author of the […]

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WATCH: Mayor Kenney Makes Philly’s Pitch for Amazon HQ on Bloomberg

Philadelphia is working really hard to craft its bid for Amazon and on Monday, Mayor Kenney raised the bar on the competition with a Bloomberg […]

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Penn’s New Guide to Commercializing Tech a Good Step for Philly

Philly’s been working to boost the rate at which it commercializes tech, and a shiny new resource from the Penn Center for Innovation (PCI) signals the […]

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Meet Duane Morris’s Next Chairman and CEO

In the last 10 years, Duane Morris has grown into a 750-attorney firm that’s expanded internationally and weathered hardships like the financial crisis and major […]

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Comcast, SAP Make Fortune Best Workplaces for Women List

The U.S. has ways to go when it comes to conditions for working women — we’re far behind on equal pay and paid leave, for […]

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Science Center Welcomes Michael Solomonov, du Pont to Innovators Walk of Fame

The U.S. wouldn’t be the powerhouse it is today without the contributions of immigrant entrepreneurs, and this idea holds especially true in Philadelphia. On Thursday, […]

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South Philly Is Getting a HomeGoods-T.J.Maxx Combo Store

If you weren’t jumping with glee after last week’s East Market T.J. Maxx news, how about this: In about two months time, South Philly will […]

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Jefferson, Kennedy Merger Creates a Giant 13-Hospital Network

Almost two years after announcing their intent to merge, Jefferson Health and Kennedy Health have sealed the deal, officially making Jefferson a sprawling 13-hospital network. […]

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Philly Ranks #4 for New Amazon HQ on Data-Heavy Geekwire List

The competition between North American cities to lure Amazon’s HQ2 is only heating up, and a recent data-heavy national ranking from Geekwire puts Philly high […]

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Comcast CEO Roberts Says Company in “Great Shape” Despite Stock Drop

Comcast’s TV business has a hit a few rough patches this quarter, but at a conference this week, CEO Brian Roberts tried to cool investor […]

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GoPuff to Ruin College Students With Soylent On Demand

If you’ve been craving Soylent — you know, that beige, gooey substance that can apparently replace any meal — why not get it delivered right […]

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Why Ballard Spahr Will Merge Twice In Just Four Months

In just one week, Ballard Spahr has announced two mergers that will expand the firm in terms of practice and sheer size. Just Tuesday, the […]