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Hear Philly: Legend Of Genghis Khan Comes To Life At The Franklin Institute

‘Genghis Khan: Bring the Legend to Life’ takes visitors on an unforgettable journey into the legendary Mongol Empire and its founder.

05/09/2015

Maria Oakey Dewing (1845-1927), A Bed of Poppies, 1909, Oil on canvas, 25 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA, Gift of anonymous donor, 1931.2 (credit: PAFA)

PAFA: ‘Artist’s Garden’

Anna Marley, Curator of Historical American Art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, explained what visitors can expect to see at the Artist’s Garden, going on now through May 24th.

05/09/2015

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Tina Fey Strips Down To Her Underwear For Last Letterman Appearance: Watch

Tina Fey wanted to give David Letterman something as a goodbye gift. It turned out it was the dress off her back.

05/08/2015

Zayn Malik (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

This Week: There’s More 1D Drama & Hip-Hop Beats The Beatles

This week, there’s more One Direction drama and apparently hip-hop is bigger than the Beatles.

05/08/2015

'Hot Pursuit' stars Sofia Vergara and Reese Witherspoon.

Movie Review: ‘Hot Pursuit’

Neither of the leads comes off very well, they barely bond in any satisfying way, and we’re left to remember better work each has done elsewhere.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/08/2015

(Diane Keaton and Morgan Freeman star in "5 Flights Up.")

Movie Review: ‘5 Flights Up’

(2½ stars out of 4)With film actors as dependable and effortlessly appealing as Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton, we know we’re in good hands.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/08/2015

(An ensemble of six musicians demonstrates for students how music can bridge cultural gaps during a "Live Connections" program inside the World Café, in University City.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

In West Philadelphia, Students Learn To See Music as a Cultural Bridge

Students from Comly Elementary School, in Northeast Philadelphia, were among a select audience taking part in a “Live Connections” session at the World Café, in University City.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/07/2015

(Kristen Wiig stars in "Welcome to Me.")

Movie Review: ‘Welcome To Me’

This daringly dark comedy calls for Kristen Wiig’s particular skills but grates and irritates to such a degree that it ends up seeming wildly self-indulgent.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/07/2015

The Atlantic City boardwalk. (Credit:  KYW's Andrew Kramer)

Atlantic City Planning For Another Glorious Summer Season, Officials Say

There will be a couple of mega beach concerts this year (details to come in a couple of weeks), along with the usual offering of star-studded entertainment, family oriented events, nightlife, and outlet shopping.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/05/2015

Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge show their newly-born daughter, their second child, to the media outside the Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in central London, on May 2, 2015. (Photo credit should read LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

Prince William, Kate Middleton Announce Name Of Royal Princess

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have chosen a name for their new daughter: Charlotte Elizabeth Diana.

05/04/2015

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Weekend Box Office Report: Super Debut For ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

The Marvel Comics-inspired fantasy sequel to ‘The Avengers’ debuted with an estimated, whopping $188-million.

05/04/2015

Festival goers enjoying the sun at the South Street Spring Festival. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Spring In Full Swing At The South Street Spring Festival

“It’s my first day wearing flop flops.” said Mia from West Deptford. “I’m so excited.”

05/02/2015

Royal fans celebrate outside the Lindo wing at St Mary's hospital in central London, on May 2, 2015 after the news is passed that Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William's second child, a daughter, was born. The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a daughter weighing 8lbs 3oz, Kensington Palace announced. (Photo credit LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images)

It’s A Girl! Duchess Of Cambridge Gives Birth To Princess In London

Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton gave birth to a baby girl Saturday morning in London.

05/02/2015

The Philadelphia Museum of Art held a special ribbon cutting ceremony Wednesday night to unveil a new exhibit. (credit: Dan Wing/KYW)

‘Ink And Gold’ Exhibition Winding Down At The PMA

The Kano school of painting dominated Japanese art for nearly four centuries, but few Americans are familiar with the works produced for Shogun castles and temples through the late 1800s.

05/02/2015

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David Letterman By The Numbers: 33 Years Of Fun Facts & Figures

As David Letterman approaches his final broadcast of the “Late Show with David Letterman” on Wednesday, May 20, he has amassed an impressive tally of milestones throughout his more than three decades in broadcasting.

05/01/2015