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The yearlong study analyzed online searches related to facial hair and 'facial hair enthusiasm from the women of Philadelphia,' Philly Magazine reported. 
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She joins individuals like South Korean President Moon Jae-in, CEO of Apple Tim Cook, and the student leaders of the March for Our Lives movement on the list. 
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'We’re not viewing this as a partisan issue,' Co-organizer and College freshman Simran Chand said. 'It’s a human issue. People are dying on the streets. It’s not about who’s in office.'
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Earlier this month, 'Creed' star Michael B. Jordan and his co-stars, Sylvester Stallone, and Tessa Thompson were spotted in various locations across Philadelphia. 
04/19/18 11:43pm
Referring to Penn as 'Trump University,' the conservative speaker said one reason to vote for Trump was because 'it makes Democrats cry, and their salty, delicious, leftist tears give [him] joy.'
04/19/18 10:06pm
After returning triumphant from the Intercollegiate Championship Tournament in Chicago, Penn's Quiz Bowl team is gearing up for another national tournament at MIT. 
04/19/18 3:32pm
Thousands of Benjamin Franklin’s documents were made available by the Library of Congress for the first time in honor of his death on April 17, 1790.
04/19/18 3:15pm
The bill, named after Tim Piazza who died in a hazing-related incident at Penn State, received unanimous approval from the Pennsylvania Senate, and Governor Wolf has already expressed support for its intentions.
04/19/18 11:46am
The firm purchased the building, located at 22 S. 40th Street, for $2.5 million from mental health care facility and reportedly plans to restore the building to its former glory through $5 million renovations expected to last less than a year.
04/19/18 11:00am
Representatives from several University Council subcommittees also came for this meeting, including the Campus and Community Life Committee, Academic and Related Affairs Committee. 
04/18/18 10:50pm
Over the two-day period, students are introduced to the various academic, social, cultural, residential, and extracurricular opportunities that the University has to offer.
04/18/18 10:32pm
Experts say that it is likely that human remains from one of the oldest African American burial grounds in West Philadelphia still exist under the Penn-owned property today.
04/18/18 9:26pm
Gregory Vincent, who graduated from Penn's Graduate School of Education in 2004, was just elected as the president of Hobart and William Smiths last April.
04/18/18 9:12pm
In a letter signed by over 90 student organizations at American universities, the Harvard Black Law Students Association claimed that the arrest was a 'a brutal instance of police violence.'
04/18/18 3:00pm
State official and Penn alum Robert Reed said while there is a national dialogue on mass shootings, gun violence is particularly prevalent in Phila., adding that since 2001, over 25,000 have been shot in Philadelphia alone.
04/18/18 2:42pm
Knowles recently published a best-selling book called 'Reasons to Vote for Democrats.' The book, which contained 266 blank pages, seems to suggest that there are in fact no reasons to vote for Democrats. 
04/18/18 1:57pm
The jet, which belongs to Southwest Airlines, was en route from New York to Dallas when one of its engines exploded, sending pieces of debris against the main body of the aircraft, CBS News reported.  
04/18/18 1:47pm
In recent months, an online comment allegedly written by Connor Lamb, sworn into office April 12, when he was studying at Penn resurfaced, in which he described Israeli actions as “terrorism.”
04/18/18 1:57am
Starbucks announced on April 17 that they would close over 8,000 stores for 175,000 employees to go through racial-bias training. 
04/17/18 11:54pm
Co-chair of SPEC’s concert committee Elizabeth Goran said SPEC did not track how many people attended the concert. She also declined to comment on how many tickets were sold.