NPR

Attorney General Orders Crackdown On 'Sanctuary Cities,' Threatens Holding Funds

Attorney General Orders Crackdown On 'Sanctuary Cities,' Threatens Holding Funds

The Trump administration is continuing its tough talk against "sanctuary cities," which shelter people living in the country illegally by refusing to help the federal government enforce immigration laws.

Review: The importance of 'The Importance of Being Earnest'

Review: The importance of 'The Importance of Being Earnest'

The Walnut Street Theatre seems a natural place to see Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest," which premiered in both London and on Broadway in 1895 when the Walnut was already in its 86th season. Yet I can find no

What’s happened since New Jersey took over Atlantic City in November?

What’s happened since New Jersey took over Atlantic City in November?

Stand in Mayor Don Guardian's corner office on the seventh floor of City Hall, and the signs of Atlantic City's money troubles are all around you.

Top stories from NewsWorks, delivered to your inbox.

Format:
NewsWorks is supported by
Essay: Now with 30% more wit and sarcasm! ... but no quinoa
Speak Easy | Joyce Eisenberg & Ellen Scolnic

Essay: Now with 30% more wit and sarcasm! ... but no quinoa

Rice Chex cereal has always been 100 percent rice, but now it boasts that it's gluten-free. It never had gluten. But now that gluten is on the no-fly list, being gluten-free is a bragging point.

Speak Easy | Stacia Friedman

Essay: Neighbors can help prevent domestic abuse

I'm a light sleeper. I looked at the clock. It was 3 a.m. I sat up in bed, momentarily disoriented. A man and a woman were shouting. Was it a TV with the volume too high? Then I heard a loud thud, followed by a banging sound,

National Interest | Dick Polman

So much for 'running the government like a business'

As we sift the ashes of the Trumpcare flameout, we should revisit one of the biggest cons of the '16 campaign — the notion that Trump was a dealmaking maestro, a brilliant closer who'd fix government by running it like a

Speak Easy | Anndee Hochman

Op-ed: Attacking the NEA does not put 'America first'

I thought about my grandmother last week, when Donald J. Trump unrolled a federal budget proposal that, to no one's surprise, contained not a penny for the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Endowment for the

Weekdays at 6 p.m. on WHYY 90.9 FM

What’s happened since New Jersey took over Atlantic City in November?

What’s happened since New Jersey took over Atlantic City in November?

Stand in Mayor Don Guardian's corner office on the seventh floor of City Hall, and the signs of Atlantic City's money troubles are all around you.

Fridays at 9 a.m. on WHYY 90.9 FM
Sharks aren't just for boys: Gills Club inspires aspiring female biologists

Sharks aren't just for boys: Gills Club inspires aspiring female biologists

It's no secret that there are fewer women than men in a lot of STEM fields. One group is trying to target that problem by inspiring a specific group of young girls — those who are interested in becoming shark biologists.

NewsWorks is supported by

NewsWorks is supported by
Your browser is out-of-date!

Some features of this website (and others) may not work correctly with Internet Explorer 8 and below. Click below and we'll show you your upgrade options (they're free). -your friends at NewsWorks. Update my browser now

×