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2 Local Professors’ Research Finds Teens Having “Sex Parties” Is Mostly Just An Urban Legend

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It’s a sign of the times, stories of sexual misbehavior by seemingly a whole generation of young people. The good news is, say two local researchers, that it’s largely not true. 230 more words

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Two Of Google's Founders Describe How To Run A Company Like The Firm

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Not many companies are going to take over the world the way Google has, but now you can access the business savvy of two men who helped make it so. 219 more words

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G.M. Warns Owners of New Corvettes About Legal Questions Around Car's 'Valet Mode'

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — General Motors is scrambling to find a workaround for its high-tech solution to “valet abuse” that, unfortunately, just might be against the law in many places. 147 more words

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Author Updates Guide To Having Drug-Free Kids Because He Says Dangers And Lures Have Changed

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The ravages of drug addiction are well-known but it can be a tough fight for parents to keep their kids out of that risky pursuit. 170 more words

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Young Woman Who Is HIV Positive Had More Trouble With Others Than With The Disease Itself

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Being born with HIV can be tough enough, but it turns out that dealing with the people who find out, and misunderstand, can be worse. 184 more words

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Philadelphia Man’s Memoir Describes The Rollicking Lighthearted Story Of His Battle With Cancer

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Philadelphia man is recounting his battle with throat cancer in a surprisingly upbeat way.

Cancer can be pretty daunting stuff so when chef and self-described beer evangelist Lynn Hoffman got it, he started writing a blog about his journey, which became grist for his memoir. 185 more words

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The Long Process Of Restoring The Historic Mt. Moriah Cemetery

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There’s a new deal on the horizon for a historic, border-straddling cemetery that took years to fall into disrepair and will likely need years to mount a comeback. 246 more words

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