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Growing isolation of poor helps explain changes in concentrated poverty

Growing isolation of poor helps explain changes in concentrated poverty

Neighborhoods where 40 percent of the population or more lives below the federal poverty level is back on the rise for all races in the United States, according to Penn State demographers.

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Researchers, Pennsylvania State Police Collaborate on Countering Opioid Epidemic

Researchers, Pennsylvania State Police Collaborate on Countering Opioid Epidemic

Ongoing research at the Penn State Justice Center for Research is attempting to identify and understand opioid distribution networks and ways to disrupt them.

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