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Philadelphian, 18, Wins International Prize For Helping Orphans

An American teenager has won a prestigious international prize for her charitable work to help orphans in India and other vulnerable children.

11/18/2014

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Travel To The Wonders Of The World

Here’s a quick guide for families to the New Seven Wonders of the World and the only surviving original Seven Wonders of the World.

10/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 8.4.14

Chris discusses the President admitting the CIA tortured detainees, ebola patients being flown back to the US, and the tightening Senate Race between Cory Booker and Jeff Bell. He talked to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/04/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

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Study: Common Spice Could Be Useful In Fighting Depression

A new study shows that a spice commonly used in many ethnic cuisines may be as beneficial as medication to those with depression — and without the scary side effects.

02/26/2014

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U.S. Census Bureau Makes Predictions For 2014

According to the Bureau, the population of the United States is expected to be 317,297,938 on Jan. 1, 2014, up 0.7 percent from New Year’s Day 2013.

12/31/2013

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Chinese Students Eclipse Foreign Student Growth In US

As recently as six years ago, China and India each began sending 100,000 students to the US. But since then, enrollment of foreign students has dropped off, except for China and Saudi Arabia.

01/09/2013

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A Look At Poverty, Entitlements In Overseas Countries

While Congress debates on whether to raise taxes or cut entitlement programs, a local woman traveled across the globe to Indian and New Zealand to look at how those countries deal with poverty and entitlements.

12/01/2012

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Reward In Case Of Missing Montgomery County Infant Up To $50,000

Saanvi has been missing since Monday. Authorities believe she was abducted from her home in the Marquis Apartments in King of Prussia where her grandmother was found dead.

10/25/2012

Anand Mehta and Valerie Demont. (Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Law Firm Teaches Local Investors About Investing In India

India is a huge and largely untapped market for American firms, and a Center City law firm hosted a session yesterday on the ins and outs of investing there.

09/11/2012

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Malaria In The US

There are approximately 300 million cases of malaria each year worldwide and over a million people die every year as a result. You might be surprised that there are about 1200 cases every year here in the US.

05/29/2012

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No Deal Reached To Move Sunoco Eagle Point Refinery To India, Say Officials

An Indian company which announced plans to buy and dismantle the Sunoco “Eagle Point” refinery in Westville, NJ and move it overseas does not appear to have lined up financing for the project.

01/10/2012

Naturalized citizens raise their right hands to pledge their allegiance to the Unites States. (Credit: Lynne Adkins)

US Welcomes New Citizens During Naturalization Ceremony At Congress Hall

Standing proudly with their right hands in the air, men and women from 20 countries, including Liberia, Ukraine, India and Mexico, took the oath of citizenship pledging allegiance to the United States of America.

07/01/2011

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Seeing May Not Be Believing

According to a report in the journal Nature, people who are born blind and have learned to detect things by touch become quite confused if they have their site restored.

04/11/2011

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Some Philadelphians Celebrate Their First Thanksgiving as Americans

Approximately 50 people became U.S. citizens on Wednesday in center city.

11/25/2010

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