19 recipes for National Popcorn Day

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In honor of National Popcorn Day, here are 19 sweet and savory recipes:

Las latinas y el ACA: La importancia de obtener cobertura de seguro de salud

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Un hecho innegable de ser mujer, especialmente una mujer de color, es que casi siempre nos toca lo peor en muchas áreas, y el cuidado de la salud no es una excepción. Factores como el idioma, creencias culturales, la situación económica individual y muchas otras, tradicionalmente han contribuido a la desigualdad en el acceso al cuidado de la salud de la comunidad la latina, y específicamente de las mujeres latinas

Latinas and the ACA: The importance of being covered

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An undeniable fact of being a woman, especially a woman of color, is that we get the short end of the stick in many areas, not the least of which is healthcare. Factors like language, cultural beliefs, someone’s individual financial situation, and many others have traditionally contributed to the disparity in access to health care for the Latino community, and Latinas specifically.

$2.8 million allocated to regional startups

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Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern Pennsylvania invest in 16 new startups across the region.

La aplicación 'Be My Eyes' ayuda a las personas invidentes

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You've got to love apps that do more than just help while away the time. A new iOS app, Be My Eyes, uses video streaming to connect visually impaired individuals with a roster of volunteers willing to assist them with small tasks they cannot perform on their own.

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Mientras muchos se preparan para el servicio, otros miles se preparan para tomar las calles

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Organizadores creen que la manifestación podrá reunir hasta 10.000 personas para apoyar "el fin de ‘stop and frisk’; el aumento a $15 dólares de salario mínimo en la ciudad; el derecho a formar sindicatos y escuelas con una fórmula de financiación democrática".

Work too much, drink too much

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Sometimes we all need a drink after a long day at work, but some who work too much are more likely to indulge that habit.

Tom Wolf nombra mujer transgénero como médico general de Pensilvania

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La doctora Rachel Levine es profesora de pediatra y psiquiatra en la escuela de medicina de Penn State, vicepresidenta de asuntos clínicos del Departamento de Pediatría, y jefa de la división de medicina adolescente y desordenes alimenticios en el hospital de niños de Penn State en Hershey.

As many prepare for service, thousands expected to take to the streets

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MLK D.A.R.E — short for "MLK Day of Action, Resistance, and Empowerment" — originated from the "Black Lives Matter" protests in Philadelphia and includes religious leaders, labor unions, parent groups, and students.

Nutter by the numbers

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In a new report, the Nutter administration looks back on its successes of its 7-year term to date.

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