Exercise increases your brain’s plasticity, or connections between cells. It also releases a chemical called brain-derived neurotrophic factor. This chemical helps new brain cells develop and thrive.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, up to five percent of all traffic fatalities and injuries are the result of road rage, when physical violence results from a disagreement between two drivers, and aggressive driving.
Travelers can use their smartphones to control the TV, get a program listing and even order in-room movies at over 630,000 hotel rooms around the country.
KYW’s Greg Orlandini is joined by Philly Soccer Page writer Eli Pearlman-Storch and CBS-3’s Kevin Kinkead.
National Night Out is an annual event that occurs the first Tuesday in August.
The crash happened in Southampton Township between Willow Grove and Bensalem.
Authorities in Gloucester County hope a forensic sketch might help jog someone’s memory, as they try to identify a woman found dead along the banks of the Delaware River more than a year and a half ago.
Tolls are likely to be going up next month for drivers who use the Tacony-Palmyra and Burlington-Bristol Bridges.
An app that takes the pain out of parking your own ride: that’s the idea behind a new service that’s just launched in Philadelphia.
Responding to the call of Pope Francis, the Knights of Columbus meeting in Philadelphia is ramping up fundraising efforts to help persecuted minorities in the Middle East.
Two years after launching a collaborative effort to end veteran homelessness, the agencies involved have announced that they are close to success.
With no sign of an end to the budget impasse ending, Democratic state representative Pam DeLissio says schoolchildren have a lot at stake.
A Montgomery County man has been convicted of murder in the shooting death of a New Jersey man who was answering an ad for an ATV on the social media site Craigslist.
As expected, Governor Tom Wolf’s former chief of staff, Katie McGinty, has officially joined the race for the U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania.
Dom discussed Governor Rick Perry last night in New Hampshire, Margie Winters receiving 23,000 petitioners to have her reinstated at Waldron Mercy Academy,Planned Parenthood defunding bill blocked by Senate Democrats, Delta airlines announcing they won’t transport trophy animals, Thursday being the 70th anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. At 10, Fox News’ Bret Baier joined discussing Thursday night’s GOP Presidential primary debate. At 10:35, Lisa Esler joined discussing voters having difficulties writing in her name into the 161st election.
Animals at the Philadelphia Zoo have their own ways of dealing with the heat. But taking a dip in the pool is still the most popular way for both humans and our four-legged friends.