Suspect in Copabanana shooting charged with murder

Corey Gaynor, a twenty-six year old male, was charged with the homicide committed near 40th and Spruce streets early Tuesday morning.Gaynor was also charged with aggravated assault, altering identification marks on a firearm, carrying a firearm without a license, carrying a firearm in public in Philadelphia, possession of a criminal instrument with intent to use it, and resisting arrest.
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This week in Penn history: Work study student goes undercover for a drug bust

The April 13 copy of the Daily Pennsylvanian reported the incident.
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Penn's health care management applicant pool increases 360 percent

The program typically sees about 28 applicants; this year about 130 applied.
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Man shot and killed near 40th and Spruce streets

An early-morning shooting near 40th and Spruce streets left a male victim pronounced dead at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania at 1:43 a.m. He was 31 years old.
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A year later, Boston Marathon bombing victim is 'Stepping Strong'

After treatment from doctors in Boston and a nurturing environment fostered by the Penn community, College freshman Gillian Reny, who was injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, can walk — with occasional pain — and is getting ready to cap off her first year at college.
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Twenty-two students taken to the hospital for excessive Flinging

In addition to these students, 10 other individuals were treated for alcohol-related problems.
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