Home Opener postponed; Hamels rehabs philly.com
Ryan Lawrence Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 2:42 PM
CHICAGO - After their attempt to complete a sweep in Wrigley, which would finish off a positive first road trip to start the season, the Phillies will board a chartered plan bound for Philadelphia on Sunday afternoon.
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SEPTA talks underway as contract end nears philly.com
Last updated: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 2:27 PM
With a Monday deadline looming, negotiations have resumed between SEPTA and Transport Workers Union Local 234, a spokesman for the transit agency said Sunday.
Union officials have not issued a strike deadline, SEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch...
Phillies postpone home opener until Tuesday philly.com
Matt Gelb Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 1:56 PM
CHICAGO — More than 25 hours before the scheduled first pitch at Citizens Bank Park, the Phillies postponed their home opener. The game, originally scheduled for 3:05 p.m. on Monday, will be played Tuesday at 4:05 p.m.
Clearing up the fine print: What governments can do philly.com
Jeff Gelles, Inquirer Business Columnist Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 1:10 AM
Last week, thousands of Pennsylvanians who complained that their power prices had jumped unexpectedly this winter - sometimes doubling or tripling their bills - got something all too unusual in todays...
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Atlanta confirmed as Major League Soccer’s next expansion market philly.com
Jonathan Tannenwald, Philly.com Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 12:56 PMFiled Under: Major League Soccer
Major League Soccer’s wave of expansion across the south is headed to the region’s biggest metropolis.
Multiple sources with knowledge of the situation have confirmed...
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Eagles Academy for Women takes flight at NovaCare Complex philly.com
Mare McKeever Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 12:14 PM
Over the last eight years the Birds have hosted the Eagles Academy for Womenat the NovaCare Complex. The two-day event provides female fans with tours of the locker room and weight room, as well as classroom lectures from various...
Jake Diekman's importance in Phillies bullpen grows philly.com
Matt Gelb Posted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 12:21 PM
CHICAGO — Jake Diekman threw 65 pitches in four of the Phillies first five games, so he will likely be excused from the sixth on Sunday. The lanky lefty emerged, in less than a week, as Ryne Sandbergs most trusted middle reliever...
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Philly transit talks resume Sunday to avert strike philly.com
The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 10:09 AM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Transit officials in Philadelphia hope that last-minute labor talks can avert a potential strike Monday.
Negotiations are taking place Sunday with the union that represents thousands of bus and subway...
5 signs US job market may finally be accelerating philly.com
JOSH BOAK, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 9:18 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) - Few people responded to the March jobs report with high-fives and cheers. But there may be reasons to applaud in the months ahead.
Hiring in March was close to the economic recoverys steady but...
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Heroin addicts face barriers to treatment philly.com
MEGHAN BARR, The Associated PressPosted: Sunday, April 6, 2014, 9:22 AM
NEW YORK (AP) - As the ranks of heroin users rise, increasing numbers of addicts are looking for help but are failing to find it - because there are no beds in packed facilities, treatment is hugely expensive...
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