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The Remains of the War

April 29, 2013

From 1998 to 2008, the Democratic Republic of the Congo was at war. Like many wars, it was a war over stuff, in this case mineral rights. Neighbors took up arms against each other. Children and farmers were pressed into service to fight.

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Defense starts Monday in Philly abortion trial

April 29, 2013

Over five weeks of testimony, Philadelphia prosecutors have painted Dr. Kermit Gosnell as an eccentric, detached boss who relied on untrained staff to perform abortions at his outdated, inner-city clinic. But have they proven he murdered a woman and seven babies born alive?

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Frustration among good intentions

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Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia distributes over $1 million in tuition aid to K-8th grade students in need

February 25, 2021

The education nonprofit’s COVID-19 Emergency Tuition Fund distributed more than 1,500 grants. Children’s Scholarship Fund Philadelphia (CSFP),...

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Marsai Martin is honored with the Rising Star Award at the 38th Annual Caucus Awards

February 25, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Marsai Martin   (Photo: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Here are some of...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of February 28

February 25, 2021

All Signs: This week fiery Mars enters Gemini to stay until April 23. (That’s seven weeks!) Mars...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff