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Friday, September 30, 2005

From The Inquirer: Six Stories Fast ...
A policeman was fatally shot last night at St. Mary Medical Center in Lower Bucks County. Robert A. Flor was arrested after a massive manhunt. More. ... Last week's grand jury report brought a fresh wave of abuse allegations. "It's been at least five to 10 a day," said Charles F. Gallagher, the prosecutor handling the cases. More. ... Philly's Got Benergy! is the slogan for a $1.6 million campaign to promote Ben Franklin's 300th-birthday extravaganza. The 15-month celebration begins Oct. 9. More. ... With more than 5,900 unidentified bodies in the U.S., the FBI will open regional labs that can identify DNA from skeletal remains. One will be in Jersey. More. ... Philadelphia may have lost female lawyers. Or maybe more women than men make up the 5 percent who didn't disclose gender in a survey. More. ... Big new furniture store is coming to Chestnut Street. Mitchell Gold + Bob William will be the largest the city has seen in years. More.


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