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  • March 31, 2015

    New Jersey's Matchbox car museum is bigger than you might think [photos]

    Everett Marshall's Matchbox Road Museum is in an ordinary neighborhood in Newfield, New Jersey, a town just north of Vineland and a little less t...
  • March 31, 2015

    Trial begins for 6 Philly cops charged with corruption, theft, assaulting suspects

    The federal case against six Philadelphia narcotics officers charged with corruption, theft and violent intimidation of suspects opened Monday – setti...
  • March 30, 2015

    Kenney touts Philly school-funding plan he says won't raise taxes

    The Philadelphia School District wants $100 million from the city to help addresses its financial struggles. Mayoral candidate Jim Kenney says he can ...
  • March 30, 2015

    Disclose or not? Germanwings tragedy brings new attention to mental illness and workplace

    The reported mental health issues of the Germanwings pilot who deliberately crashed a plane last week, killing 150, are fueling international discussi...
  • March 30, 2015 |  Patsy's election lessons

    Patsy learns how money and ethics influence Philadelphia politics

    Dave Davies givesPatsy her final Philadelphia mayor's race vocabulary lesson.How does "street money" affect elections? How do "fie...
  • March 30, 2015

    One teacher, one lesson: Common Core in Delaware up close [GALLERY]

    Normally, Sherry Geesaman wouldn’t be nervous.
  • March 30, 2015

    U.S. Defense chief visits Abington alma mater on tour to replenish Pentagon ranks

    U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter spoke to students at Abington Senior High School about something now bedeviling the Pentagon: trying to recrui...
  • March 30, 2015

    Yiddish, African-American songs find a voice in one distinctive singer

    Anthony Russell says his "bubbe and zayde didn't speak Yiddish." Unbeknowst to them, their grandson definitely does.
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