Spanish-American War

(The USS Olympia, on Penn's Landing.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Historic Ship, USS Olympia, Will Remain in Philadelphia

Officials say the Spanish-American War-era ship will remain docked at Penn’s Landing after efforts to find it a home elsewhere in the country fell through.


(Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Local Author Pens Book On The History Of Torture

A New Jersey scholar who set out to investigate waterboarding instead turned to its not-so-distant relatives.