• May 18, 2015

    Experts say 'stop and frisk' cannot be stopped in Philly

    All the leading candidates in the race to be Philadelphia's next mayor have vowed to end the divisive police practice known as stop and frisk. Y...
  • May 18, 2015

    Four Philly election officials charged with vote tampering in 2014 election

    Arrest warrants have been issued for four Philadelphia election officials charged with fraud in a 2014 vote-tampering case. The announcement from city...
  • May 18, 2015

    Making the transition from Lutheran minister to Catholic priest -- with a wife

    As the Roman Catholic Church struggles with a shortage of American men interested in joining the priesthood amid a rapidly aging clergy, a small numbe...
  • May 15, 2015 |  LISTEN

    Charles Cohen's journey from sound designer to musician

    Electronic music has come a long way since the introduction of synthesizers more than a half-century ago. Today, virtually every pop, rock and R-and-B...
  • May 15, 2015

    After train derailment, nearby restaurant Pete's Clown House gets its 15 minutes

    If you were paying close attention to photos of the Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia this week — or watching live media briefings — you might have no...
  • May 15, 2015

    Nutter during crisis – experts judged him mostly solid, with one slip on CNN

    As Philadelphia looks to elect its next mayor, this week's tragic Amtrak derailment was a reminder of the challenges big city leaders can face.
  • May 15, 2015

    Inside Amtrak's Delaware engineer training facilities [video]

    Eleven weeks. That's how long it takes to go from average Joe to Amtrak engineer.
  • May 15, 2015 |  What Are We Thinking?

    Looking for the next revolution in public opinion polling

    The annual conference of the American Association for Public Opinion Researchis underway in Hollywood, Florida.That's where we catch up with Fran...
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