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Driver facing charges after car smashes into police station in Illinois.

RT @JeffSkversky: Eagles activated CB De'Vante Bausby from the practice squad to the active roster and placed CB Ronald Darby on Injured Re…

This weekend, head outside to catch a glimpse of the Leonid meteor shower. @accuweather explains how to watch:

RECALL: More than 91,000 pounds of raw ground Jennie-O turkey recalled over salmonella concerns.

RT @JeffSkversky: at Charlotte Tonight

Sixers have won 8 straight vs the Charlotte Hornets dating back to Jan. 13, 2017 - LONGEST w…

Ducis Rodgers sits down with Coach Collins on Temple Football Playbook.

RT @chris_sowers: Congratulations again to our friends in the Reading area. You have set a new record for most rainfall in a year and we st…

RT @chris_sowers: This is now the 5th wettest year on record for Atlantic City. With six weeks left to go in the year you would think the r…

RT @chris_sowers: Here's the early call for Thanksgiving. The weather looks dry with a mixture of sun and clouds as the pattern quiets down…

Viral video shows basketball coach passionately using sign language to motivate team.

RT @JeffSkversky: : ONLY team in NBA UNDEFEATED at Home - 8-0

🔥 76ers have won 18 straight regular-season home games dating back t…

RT @chris_sowers: Yet another blast of cold arctic air will come charging through the region just in time for Thanksgiving! Highs on turkey…

Here are the road closures for the 2018 @Philly_Marathon this weekend

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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)