• September 5, 2014 |  What Are We Thinking

    More Americans supporting federal money for universal pre-K schooling

    New York City welcomed public school children back to the classroom this week, including, for the first time, 50,000 4-year-olds in free universal pre...
  • September 4, 2014 |  Dave Davies Off Mic

    Struggling Corbett campaign gets a lift

    The uphill re-election campaign of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett is getting a big boost from the Republican Governors Association -- a $3.5 million co...
  • September 4, 2014

    What makes a successful public space?

    Philadelphia has no shortage of parks and squares. Some have become bustling centers of civic life, while others -- well -- haven't. So what make...
  • September 4, 2014 |  Listen

    It's been a beastly week, but that's always the case for Elmwood Zoo curator

    For many of us, what we do each week at our job is affected by our bosses and our co-workers.
  • September 4, 2014

    All 2014 Fringe Festival coverage

    Fringe Festival news and reviews from Howard Shapiro, Peter Crimmins and the NewsWorks team.
  • September 4, 2014

    Dilworth Park, City Hall's front entrance reopen to public [photos]

    A good portion of the renovated Dilworth Park outside Philadelphia City Hall is now open to the public.
  • September 4, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Philly scientists discover new gigantic dinosaur, 'Dreadnoughtus' [photos]

    A Drexel-led team of scientists named a newly discovered dinosaur Thursday, a sauropod from southern Patagonia dubbed "Dreadnoughtus" for it...
  • September 3, 2014

    Princeton University employee put on leave over medical marijuana

    A Princeton University employee who wants to use medical marijuana to treat his inflammatory bowel disease has been put on paid leave.
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