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Stigall Show Log 5.19.14

Chris previews tomorrow’s Democratic Gubernatorial Primary and discusses the scandal at the VA and Haverford College’s commencement address. He talks with Governor Tom Corbett, Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/19/2014

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Montgomery County College Forges A Partnership With A South Korean University

Montgomery County Community College is partnering with a university in South Korea.

10/05/2013

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The $4 Million Teacher

South Korea’s kids rank number 2 in the world in reading. An article in The Wall Street Journal explains the hagwon system of after-hours classes which 3 out of 4 kids attend.

08/21/2013

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Wambach Scores 4 To Break Hamm’s World Record

Abby Wambach scored four times in the first half to break Mia Hamm’s record for international career goals with room to spare in a 5-0 victory over South Korea on Thursday night.

06/20/2013

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Local Korean-Americans React To Situation In North Korea

Many Korean-Americans retain ties to South Korea, so they’ve been watching the events there with interest — but not with too much worry.

04/01/2013

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Valentine’s Traditions From Around The World

With Valentine’s Day coming up, it can be interesting to learn the different Valentine’s Day traditions that vary with each country. The day that honors love is celebrated in different ways around the globe.

01/22/2013

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Merit More Than Academics

South Korea, regarded as a miracle, leads most nations of the world in student performance. But students’ and their parent’s drive to succeed is taking a toll.

01/02/2012

(Pedestrians in South Korean read about the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il. ( Credit: Kim Jae-Hwan/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Koreans In Philadelphia Following Developments After Death Of Kim Jong-Il

“I am really happy, happy to have the dictation over,” says Stephen Kim, who has been in the US for 32 years and owns a restaurant in the Olney section of Philadelphia. His father escaped North Korea just before the war.

12/19/2011

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Korean Ambassador To US Visits Philadelphia In Pitch For Trade Deal

The US Chamber of Commerce has been taking Korean ambassador Han Duk-soo around the country, joining in the call for a trade deal with South Korea.

02/17/2011

Money Does Not Equal Happiness

According to a recent study, happiness does not necessarily increase as income rises. This was a study that looked at economic growth and happiness throughout the world. It was a 22-year study in 37 countries.

12/23/2010

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SEPTA Delays Rollout Of New Regional Rail Cars

Three cars were supposed to be ready Friday but have been delayed three to four weeks after production problems were encountered

12/04/2010

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