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In Philadelphia, and across U.S., police say "crushing volume" of killings outruns their ability to close cases

Just before dawn on a recent Thursday, a SWAT team and detectives from Philadelphia's homicide unit quietly snaked through the streets of the city's Mayfair neighborhood. The overworked detectives were closing in on a possible murder suspect in the death of an immigrant Uber driver. Philadelphia saw 562 homicides in 2021 — more than ever before — and nearly half have gone unsolved. In this city, and across the country, the odds of getting away with murder are essentially a coin flip, the low point in a dramatic decline from the 1950s, when about 90% of murders led to arrests, according to FBI data analyzed by CBS News and an independent group, the Murder Accountability Project.
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Sanders convinced his injury woes will clear up

Eagles running back Miles Sanders has dealt with his fair share of injuries over the past two year but the 25-year-old believes things are going to get better. On the most recent episode of Takeoff with John Clark, Sanders discussed his health, his upcoming youth camp in Pittsburgh and his usage in the Eagles’ offense.
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Rookie 1st-round pick lands on list of most important Eagles

Over the next few weeks leading up to training camp, we’ll be counting down the top 25 most important Eagles for the 2022 season. There are plenty who might argue that trading up and using the 13th overall pick for a run-stuffing nose tackle isn’t a wise way to allocate resources. But the Eagles think Jordan Davis is much more than that.

2 men shot dead in Philadelphia after forcing their way into home: report

Two men have been killed in Philadelphia after trying to force their way into a home – with one of the individuals being shot more than a dozen times, reports have said. The incident happened Monday afternoon in South Philadelphia, and police are investigating whether it was a home invasion or if the men had arrived at the property for another reason, according to Fox29 Philadelphia.

Meridian Bank Among Nation’s 200 Top-Performing Community Banks

Malvern-based Meridian Bank has been named a top-performing publicly traded community bank by American Banker, a leading industry organization. Its list of the Top 200 publicly traded community banks under $2 billion in assets ranked Meridian No. 13 in the U.S. and first among banks headquartered in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, and Maryland.

Doylestown Hospital Is Pumped Up about Cardiovascular Care Recognition

Doylestown Hospital's cardiovascular care record has earned it national recognition.Image via iStock. Doylestown Hospital continues to earn national recognition for quality and patient safety in the delivery of stroke and cardiovascular care. Its latest awards — issued jointly by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology — fall under two evaluative programs, Get with the Guidelines and Mission: Lifetime.