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National Guard begins pulling out of Philadelphia as peaceful protests continue

The guard has been in Philadelphia for ten days at the city’s request.

By Peter Crimmins/WHYY

Updated: June 1, 2020 | 1:14 pm

National Guard deployed as Philadelphia protest turn violent

It was unclear from news releases where the National Guard troops would be stationed Monday or whether they would be moved if another day of unrest was to break out in areas outside of the city’s center.

By The Associated Press

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National Guard, police to destroy unused prescription drugs in collection effort

"They are dangerous substances. So, there's really no point in delaying getting these things out of your medicine cabinet."
By Brett Sholtis