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Joe Flacco Calls Super Bowl In New Jersey ‘Retarded,’ Then Apologizes

Ravens’ QB Flacco calls the idea of a cold-weather Super Bowl, ‘retarded.’


CBS Super Bowl Park at Jackson Square Cable Bridge Over Decatur Street

CBS Announces Week-Long 24/7 Coverage Before Super Bowl XLVII

CBS, home of Super Bowl XLVII, will create CBS Super Bowl Park at Jackson Square in the heart of the historic French Quarter in New Orleans, La., to serve as the CBS Corporation’s central broadcast center. […]


Donations for victims of Hurricane Sandy pile up at the Mount Laurel Township Fire Department. (credit: Paul Kurtz)

Katrina Victims Step Up To Help Those Hit By Sandy

An Amtrak train from New Orleans carrying tons of donations for victims of Superstorm Sandy has arrived in New Jersey.


A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to strengthen into at least a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall near Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Opinion: As Hurricane Isaac Threatens The GOP Continues To Party

As Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to “choose life” while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.


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‘The Voluntourist’: Traveling To Work

The summer season is coming to an end so maybe your next vacation is not front and center in your plans, but would you consider going someplace to work?


Jonathan Vilma (credit: Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

NFL Disputes Report Of Vilma Settlement Offer

The NFL calls a report it has offered a settlement and reduced suspension to Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma “completely inaccurate.”


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Bubba Watson Tired But Eager To Tee It Up In Big Easy

Bubba Watson is preparing for the Zurich Classic.


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NCAA Final Four Is Set

Kentucky will play Louisville on Saturday and Kansas will face Ohio State on Sunday at the Superdome in New Orleans.


(Three hundred pounds of live crawdads, right, were purchased by Chris' Jazz Café for Tuesday's Mardi Gras party.  A bowl of seafood gumbo is at left.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Center City Philadelphia Jazz Spot Goes All Out For Mardi Gras Celebration

You don’t need to go to New Orleans for a taste of Mardi Gras.


(Mark Wahlberg, left, stars with Ben Foster in "Contraband.")

Movie Review: ‘Contraband’

This remake of a 2009 Icelandic crime thriller appears to be a cerebral caper flick but is actually a sluggish action thriller.


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Philadelphia Kids Make Stained Glass To Brighten Lives

There’s a special after-school program in Philadelphia where high school kids create beautiful works of art to brighten the lives of those who are less fortunate.


(Germantown High School students pose with Mayor Nutter after returning from a trip to New Orleans, where they donated stained glass panels to a school hit by Hurricane Katrina.   Credit:  Mike DeNardo)

Germantown H.S. Students Donate Art Panels To School Hit By Katrina

Some students at Germantown High School are just back from a trip to New Orleans, where they delivered a gift of handmade stained glass.


(Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, after the earthquake and tsunami.  AP photo)

Pennsylvania Expert Sees Long Recovery Road For Quake-Damaged Japan

Linda Hasunuma, an assistant professor of government at Franklin and Marshall College, says it could take take a long time for life in Japan to return to normal.


KYW Special: Five Years After Katrina, Part V

KYW’s Brad Segall returned to New Orleans last week, five years after he reported from there during Hurricane Katrina.  He examined the question asked by a lot of people:  “Can it happen again?”


KYW Special: Five Years After Katrina, Part IV

Five years ago, KYW’s Brad Segall was in New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina hit and provided live reports as most of the city was inundated. He returned to the city last week to see firsthand […]





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