• September 18, 2014

    Whatever happened to our 'old' geniuses?

    We tracked down some local MacArthur Foundation "genius grant" recipients from past years to find out what life is like after the shock wear...
  • September 18, 2014 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    On Adrian Peterson, spanking, fatherhood and more

    I have used corporal punishment, but when I did so,I never wanted to see fear in my children’s eyes. Nor did I want to see apprehension or hurt. The...
  • September 18, 2014

    Behind the scenes at Philly restaurants, addiction is on the menu

    During the past two weeks, you may have dined out during Restaurant Week at one of Philadelphia's eateries. You order your three courses, choose...
  • September 17, 2014

    With mayor's race looming, Philly ethics board takes on big spenders

    On a day when not one but two candidates said they'll run for mayor next year, the Philadelphia Board of Ethics took steps to try to impose some ...
  • September 17, 2014

    New survey shows Americans lack understanding of own government

    227 years ago today, the US Constitution was signed, and its anniversary is being celebrated in Philadelphia and across the country by new and continu...
  • September 17, 2014 |  LISTEN

    Social media answers the call, helping Philly police track attackers

    Tuesday night, Philadelphia police asked for the public's help in identifying suspects in an attack on a gay couple in Center City last week that...
  • September 17, 2014

    Penn scientist wins MacArthur 'genius grant'

    University of Pennsylvania bioengineer Danielle Bassett has been named one of this year's MacArthur Fellows for her interdisciplinary study of th...
  • September 17, 2014

    Philly mayoral candidate wants to abolish SRC

    Standing outside of the cash-strapped Philadelphia School District's headquarters, former city solicitor Ken Trujillo announced Wednesday he is r...
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