• November 19, 2014

    Fairness of NFL concussion settlement debated in federal court in Philadelphia

    The Philadelphia judge handling the proposed settlement between the NFL and retired players with brain injuries held a hearing in federal court to eva...
  • November 19, 2014

    As young protesters 'seize the mic' in Ferguson, activists discuss lessons for Philly region

    This week, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency in anticipation of a grand jury decision on whether to indict police officer Darren W...
  • November 19, 2014 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Michael Brown and the deadly effects of colorism

    The outcry triggered by the killings of unarmed men by police officers — from Michael Brown's shooting death in Ferguson, Mo., to the choking dea...
  • November 19, 2014

    No joy in South Philly about new casino neighbor

    The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board may have made its final decision, but unhappy neighbors are almost certainly bound for court in an attempt to bl...
  • November 19, 2014

    As du Pont heir wrestles with ambition and insanity, 'Foxcatcher' imitates life

    When John E. du Pont, heir to the vast du Pont fortune, was on trial on charges of killing Olympic wrestler David Schultz in 1996, the prosecution and...

    Pa. commission hears education spending cuts have created crisis in Philly [photos]

    Experts, advocates, and ordinary citizens from Philadelphia on Tuesday told legislators charged with revising Pennsylvania's education funding fo...
  • November 18, 2014

    One building at a time: Penn State Altoona invests downtown

    Who is going to invest in a financially distressed city? In Altoona, a local university is revitalizing the city by expanding downtown.
  • November 18, 2014 |  That's History

    The President versus the Senate: A struggle steeped in history

    President Obama has played over 180 rounds of golf since he came to the White House. But only once has he asked a Democratic member of the United Stat...
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