• July 30, 2014

    Seeking to protect ancient Syrian treasures, curators learn modern U.S. techniques

    For three days in June, in an undisclosed location in Turkey, 20 unnamed museum curators from Syria met with their counterparts from the Smithsonian I...
  • July 30, 2014

    Philly football standout presses for chance to play for new school in senior year

    NewsWorks editor Brian Hickey spoke with WHYY's Dave Heller about Philly football star Dawayne Young.
  • July 30, 2014

    Human trafficking hides in the corners of everyday Philly-area life

    Recent legal cases in Philadelphia have brought attention to the crime of "human trafficking." A Philadelphia man forced a 15-year-old girl...
  • July 30, 2014

    Six Philly narcotics cops charged in corruption probe [photos]

    Federal prosecutors have charged six Philadelphia narcotics cops with a host of corruption charges, including robbery, extortion, kidnapping and drug ...
  • July 29, 2014

    Construction equipment growing legs on New Jersey job sites

    New Jersey now ranks fifth in the nation for thefts of backhoes and other construction equipment, according to rankings from the stolen vehicle tracki...
  • July 29, 2014

    N.J.'s lackluster online gaming revenues take analysts by surprise

    One hopes when online gaming was introduced in New Jersey was that it would help revive the struggling casinos of Atlantic City. While all online oper...
  • July 29, 2014 |  That's History

    America's mythical Africa

    Last month, Delta Airlines posted a tweet congratulating the United States for defeating Ghana in the World Cup. The tweet featured two images, each r...
  • July 29, 2014

    National honors for a Delaware County school superintendent

    The job of superintendent of schools isn't always an envious one. Tight budgets, performance standards, accountability to school boards and paren...
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