Jeff Brady Jeff Brady is an NPR National Desk Correspondent based in Philadelphia. He covers the mid-Atlantic region and the energy industry.
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The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority tests its Positive Train Control system at the agency's rail yard near Malvern, Pa. The system will cost SEPTA about $328 million. The regional passenger railroad is one of the few in the country that are on track to meet an end-of-the-year deadline for installing PTC. Jeff Brady/NPR hide caption

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Few Railroads On Track To Meet End-Of-Year Safety Deadline

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Pope Tells Inmates To Prepare To Put Their Life On The Right Road

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Why Philadelphia Loves The Pope

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Caryl Johnson (center) oversees communion at St. Mary Magdalene Community in Drexel Hill, Pa., as parishioners Janet Hamm and Jim Kalb assist. Unlike most traditional Roman Catholic services, a gluten-free bread and alcohol-free wine are offered. Jeff Brady/NPR hide caption

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In Defiance Of The Church, Some Catholic Women Seek Priesthood

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EPA Rules Aspire To Slash Oil Industry Methane Emissions

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EPA Announces New Regulations On Methane Emissions

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Closure Of BP Refinery Sends Gasoline Prices Soaring In The Midwest

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A coal scraper machine works on a pile of coal at American Electric Power's Mountaineer coal power plant in 2009 in New Haven, W.Va. The state, in which coal mining is a major industry, is one party planning to sue the Environmental Protection Agency regarding new power plant regulations announced Monday. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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New Power Plant Rules Likely To Start Slow-Burning Debate, Legal Action

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Obama Aims To Tighten Restrictions On Plants' Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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As Lightning Strikes Spike, Myth-Busting Often Means Safety

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You don't have to be outdoors to be hurt or injured by a nearby lightning strike, like this one in New Mexico. The pain for survivors can be lifelong. Marko Korosec/Barcroft Media/Landov hide caption

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'When Thunder Roars, Go Indoors' To Best Avoid Lightning's Pain

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Obama Proposes Changes To Criminal Justice System

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BP To Pay $18.7 Billion In Landmark Settlement Over 2010 Gulf Oil Spill

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New LGBT Issues Enter Spotlight After Same-Sex Marriage Ruling

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