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A can't miss television event! Watch your favorite stars in : Norman Lear's All in the Family and The Jeffersons tonight at 8pm on 6abc 📺

Friends who drink coffee together stay together! ☕ @TamEdwards6abc surprises the team with the perfect cup of joe and shares her tips for making a delicious and affordable brew at home:

A friendly soccer match took a turn when a French Bulldog named Cookie started showing off its impressive soccer skills.

Police said a group of teens found a decomposing body on a trail in Reading

RT @karenrogers6abc: This is what it looks like when you travel in the construction zone on I-76 WB as it’s clearing at 5am. Maybe head ou…

: A man is dead after police say he was shot multiple times in a hail of gunfire in Hunting Park.

RT @matt_odonnell: The biggest shocker in the Philadelphia primary was City Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell's narrow loss, by just over 2800…

RT @karenrogers6abc: Tomorrow we could see damaging winds and hail with strong to severe storms. The Storm Prediction Center has our north…

The freshmen formed a human pyramid around the 21-foot granite obelisk to get to the top, but it was no easy task. The monument was covered with vegetable shortening, butter, and oil.

Suspects wanted for stealing donation jar from Lower Providence Township Dairy Queen. @6abcAnnie reports:

Jamie Gauthier claims victory over longtime Philadelphia Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell in 3rd District City Council seat

RT @Christie_Ileto: Joel Johnson still listed in critical but stable condition at Temple University Hospital after being shot in the torso…

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A generalistic fast (low TTL) Mastodon instance for USA and Canada.

A no-nonsense, Nazi-free social media. Serving Philadelphia-New York-Toronto-Montrèal areas with fast response and low latency.

Home of the Mastodon Newsbot Service

The following newsbots are running on this instance:

  • NPR / National Public Radio (United States)
  • WHYY / WHYY Philadelphia (an NPR radio station)
  • BreakingNews / NBC Breaking News (posts to public)
  • BBCRadio4 / Intelligent, insightful programming from BBC Radio 4
  • 6ABC / WPVI Television in Philadelphia
  • KIRO7 / KIRO Television in Seattle, Washington
  • TheHill / US Political news from The Hill (all posts behind CW)
  • Reason / Reason Magazine - Politics from a pragmatist libertarian point of view

Tech Newsbots

Some other newsbots

  • RT - Russia Today, the Russian state news broadcaster (English)
  • Le Monde - The World, popular French newspaper (French)