Pennsylvania Judges Wants to Punish Uber with $50 Million Fine

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It's the price of doing business in the state without approval, the judges say

Wisconsin Will Recount Votes After Green Party's Jill Stein Files Petition

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Pennsylvania and Michigan may be next

You've Got Tax! Digital Downloads are No Longer Exempt in Pennsylvania

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Sales tax codes begin to catch up to technology, as nearly half the 50 states now have language that makes downloads taxable

Pennsylvania man found dead off North Carolina beach

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Park officials on the North Carolina coast say the body of a Pennsylvania man was found floating in the ocean BUXTON, N.C. (AP)

Regulators close small Pennsylvania bank

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Regulators are closing a small bank in Pennsylvania, the third failure of a federally insured bank this year

Hiking in the Delaware Water GapI really did not have a plan.

Mark Birch

hiking NJ pennsylvania Mt. Hiking in the Delaware Water Gap I really did not have a plan this morning. I looked outside, did a quick check of interesting trails in NJ, and headed straight to Mt. Minsi on the Pennsylvanian side of the Delaware.

Man gets decades in prison in slaying of Pennsylvania native

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AP) — A man has been sentenced to decades in prison after pleading guilty in the murder of a Pennsylvania native found in a burning North Carolina apartment almost two years ago CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Why Venture Capitalists Are Increasingly Looking to Invest Outside Silicon Valley

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Colorado, Pennsylvania and Florida-based startups could greatly benefit from this shift. Venture Capital

Why Comedians, Fancy Chefs and Philadelphia Rappers All Swear by Wawa

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The cult convenience store chain is "the gastronomic security blanket of Eastern Pennsylvania," as one award-winning chef claims.

North Carolina man on bike killed on Pennsylvania highway

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AP) — State police say a North Carolina man is dead after he was hit by a car while riding a bicycle along a southwestern Pennsylvania highway CONNELLSVILLE, Pa. (AP)

Should We Ban Confidential Sexual Harassment Settlements?

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Pennsylvania thinks about trying to stop sexual predators by opening documents. HR/Benefits

Pennsylvania man dies while swimming on NC shore

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OCEAN ISLE BEACH — An elderly Pennsylvania man has drowned while swimming on the North Carolina coast

Pennsylvania-based Sheetz wants to hire 3,400 more workers

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AP) — The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain wants to hire 3,400 full- and part-time workers at its 550 ALTOONA, Pa. (AP)

Pennsylvania surplus store owner, nephew admit conspiracy

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AP) — The owner of a western Pennsylvania Army-Navy surplus store and his nephew have been ordered to forfeit $150,000 CALIFORNIA, Pa. (AP)

Idea Generation Session Vomit Bags? Barf Brainstorming?

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Books & Reviews Creative Problem Solving (CPS) Idea Generation Innovation brainstorming Chronicle Online Cornell Cornell ILR School Creativity emotion idea convergence ideas Jack Goncalo Jennifer Mueller Mary Catt Shimul Melwani University of North Carolina University of PennsylvaniaIdeas can make you sick. Okay, not sick exactly, but a word many of us would associate with new and different — high quality ideas — is “vomit.”

Pennsylvania man dies while swimming on NC shore

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — An elderly Pennsylvania man has drowned while swimming on the North Carolina coast OCEAN ISLE BEACH, N.C. (AP)

Pennsylvania plant that retreads construction tires closing

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AP) — A western Pennsylvania plant that retreads tires for heavy construction and mining vehicles is closing next month, idling 38 union and nonunion workers there SOMERSET, Pa. (AP)

Pennsylvania's Marcho Farms recalls meat over E. coli scare

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AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania business is recalling more than 5,600 pounds of boneless veal, ground veal, beef and pork because of concerns it may be tainted with a potentially deadly E. SOUDERTON, Pa. (AP) coli bacteria

Trump, Pence 'thank you' tour coming to Pennsylvania Dec. 15

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AP) — Republican president-elect Donald Trump and running mate Mike Pence will be thanking Pennsylvania voters at an event Dec. HERSHEY, Pa. (AP)

States With Legal Weed Offer Breaks to Entice Minority Entrepreneurs

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In Pennsylvania, for example, applicants for cultivation and dispensing permits must spell out how they will achieve racial equity.

Idaho plane crash victims from Pennsylvania, North Carolina

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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Eastern Idaho authorities say a 61-year-old man from Pennsylvania and a 17-year-old girl from North Carolina died in a plane crash in Idaho near the Wyoming border

Amazon, Fresh Direct and More Will Soon Accept Food Stamps Online

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The two-year pilot program will start in seven states: Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Washington, Iowa, and Oregon

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Cory Booker: Truly Great Leaders Possess 'Moral Imagination'

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Speaking at the commencement ceremony for the University of Pennsylvania on Monday, the New Jersey senator underscored the transformative power of empathy.

Pennsylvania McDonald's franchisee who created Big Mac dies

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PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh-area McDonald's franchisee who created the Big Mac nearly 50 years ago has died. James Delligatti was 98

Man wanted in 2016 Davidson County double homicide arrested in Pennsylvania

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LEXINGTON — A man wanted in an April 15, 2016, double homicide has been arrested by the U.S. Marshals Service

Pennsylvania utility uses helicopter-borne saw to trim trees

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Funeral, memorial set for slain Pennsylvania bride-to-be

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Funeral, memorial set for slain Pennsylvania bride-to-be

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3 targeting East Coast electronics stores in Pennsylvania

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NORTH WALES, Pa. (AP) AP) — Three men who've been targeting cellphone and electronics stores along the East Coast are now suspects in two heists in the Philadelphia suburbs

Mark Cuban's Advice to Ivy League Students: 'No Balls, No Babies’

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Here are 9 lessons and insights from Mark Cuban during his visit at the University of Pennsylvania

#MeToo Movement Leaders Encourage Corporate HR Leaders to Push for Systemic Change

SiliconHills

By Laura Lorek Publisher of Silicon Hills News Voice can be a powerful lever for change, said Adam Grant, bestselling author and professor at Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

How This Fast-Growth Company Lures Millennials to the Suburbs

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Evolve IP of Wayne, Pennsylvania, recruits and retains a young staff by empowering them as "associates" and recognizing their charitable contributions

Arrest Made in the 2014 iCloud Celebrity Photo Hack

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government says a man from Pennsylvania used 'phishing' emails to retrieve passwords to the online accounts of Jennifer Lawrence and other famous people The U.S.

3 Pearls of Startup Wisdom From Peter Thiel

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Peter Thiel dispenses some sage startup advice based on his book Zero to One during a video interview with University of Pennsylvania''s Wharton Business School

Uber Faces Heavy Resistance in Another US City

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Cars impounded, huge fines--just another day for Uber, which gained approval in some of Pennsylvania, but not its largest city

A Top Psychologist Reveals the 2 Traits that Predict Success

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Angela Duckworth, professor at the University of Pennsylvania and author of Grit , explains to Inc. reporter Zo Henry what great leaders like Jeff Bezos, Bill Clinton, and Jamie Dimon have in common

VOC Leaders: How UGI uses CX to drive success in energy & utilities

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is a natural gas and electric utility company that serves more than 670,000 customers in Pennsylvania and other coverage areas. UGI Inc. The company’s mission is to be the preeminent. The post VOC Leaders: How UGI uses CX to drive success in energy & utilities appeared first on ForeSee. Client Voices Utilities Client Stories Contact Center Energy UGI utilities VOC VOC Leaders

Tolerance and Prosperity

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

My favorite part of it was Paul's "lecture" on William Penn, early Pennsylvania, and the reaction to the growth of Pennsylvania from neighboring states. William Penn was a Quaker and when King Charles II gave him a large piece of his land holdings in America, Penn created the colony of Pennsylvania and grounded it in the notions of tolerance and religious freedom. Instead of limiting Pennsylvania to Quakers, they welcomed all comers.

Startup Map & Trends Analysis – November 2012

Gust

However, during the last three months the fifth and sixth places have been a battleground between Pennsylvania, Georgia, and Washington. For November, Pennsylvania takes fifth place and Georgia claims sixth. For November 2012 we are noticing an interesting trend of product ready companies declining, while concept stage companies are rising.

RetailMeNot Brings Christmas Early to the Town of Coupon

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RetailMeNot, the world’s biggest online deal site, brought a lot of Christmas joy to the 73 residents of Coupon, Pennsylvania. The Austin-based company gave the town a surprise recently. RetailMeNot collected the Christmas wish lists of people from the town of Coupon.

PA Lottery

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AP) — These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Sunday HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP)

Sheetz hiring nearly 4,000 people in 5 states, including NC; open interviews today

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The Pennsylvania-based Sheetz convenience store chain wants to hire 3,400 full- and part-time workers at its 550 shops ALTOONA, Pa. —

Analysis shows how gerrymandering benefited GOP in 2016

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Traditional battlegrounds such as Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Florida and Virginia were among those with significant Republican advantages in their U.S.