Equality

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 15: Actor Chris Pine and Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs announce the film 'Selma' as a nominee for Best Picture at the 87th Academy Awards Nominations Announcement at the AMPAS Samuel Goldwyn Theater on January 15, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Local Business Leaders Covering Cost Of Tickets For Thousands Of School Kids To See “Selma”

Local business leaders are busy asking for private donations so they can send students to see the movie “Selma” for free.

01/16/2015

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Social Media Today: Gender Changes, Fan-In-Chief, #OpenInPHL

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/14/2014

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Fails To Address Black America’s Disappointments With His Presidency

Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.

08/09/2012

NJ Governor Chris Christie

NJ Gov. Christie Vetoes Gay Marriage Bill As Vowed

Gov. Chris Christie has followed through on his promise to reject a bill allowing same-sex marriage in New Jersey by quickly vetoing the measure Friday and renewing his call for a ballot question to decide the issue.

02/17/2012