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RT @WHYYNews: GoFundMe benefit scheme: Couple charged, homeless man in custody

RT @NPR: JUST IN: Democrats have picked up another House seat, this one in Maine's 2nd Congressional District. This brings Democrats’ net s…

RT @WilliamPennFdn: "What I most want people to know about WHYY and our programming is that there are amazing kids in the city who are capa…

Tonight on @ArticulateShow 📺: An epic poem older than the Bible, musician @KakiKing on finding connection through music, and healing via graphic memoir with @MsThiBui.

Watch tonight (11/15) at 9p on WHYY-TV.
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RT @whyyradiotimes: Today at 10am: We're going to be talking with two men who were sentenced to death, only to be exonerated for the crimes…

When one chipmunk tries to steal another’s winter stash, things get a little nutty. Watch more on Nature | @PBS : A Squirrel’s Guide to Success tonight (11/14) at 8p.

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RT @NPR: Democrats have officially increased their House gains to a net of 33 seats — and, when all the vote is counted, they might get to…

On July 12, a 21-year-old bike courier is accused of fatally stabbing a real estate developer near Rittenhouse Square, and the case has sparked a debate about the role of class and race.

Today on The Why, reporters walk us through the lives of these men.

LAST CHANCE FOR FREE TICKETS! Enter to win 2 tickets to @AmRevMuseum and experience Alexander Hamilton’s Philadelphia, the opening shots of the War of Independence, and more.

Winners will be selected tomorrow (11/14) at noon.


On today's Fresh Air with Terry Gross, listen back to an interview with Stan Lee, who died yesterday at age of 95.

Lee was Marvel comics chief editor and co-created Spiderman, Black Panther and the Incredible Hulk. Join us today (11/13) on WHYY-FM at 3:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m.

Check out @PhillyTrib piece about expanding into 18 additional Philly-area schools, establishing 5 Media Arts Centers for Excellence & providing pathways to careers for students w/paid work experiences at 17 partner organizations!

Thanks to @PhillyTrib for this great piece about expanding into 18 additional Philly-area schools, establishing 5 Media Arts Centers for Excellence & providing pathways to careers for students through paid work experiences at 17 partner organizations in Philly!

Ann Curry is back to help people find someone whose actions changed the course of their lives. Season 2 of @PBS's We'll Meet Again premieres tonight (11/13) at 8:00 p.m on WHYY-TV.

RT @NPR: JUST IN: The British government says negotiators for the United Kingdom and the European Union now have a draft agreement laying o…

RT @WHYYNews: Holding out slim hope as crews search for more fire dead

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A generalistic fast (low TTL) Mastodon instance for USA and Canada.

A no-nonsense, Nazi-free social media. Serving Philadelphia-New York-Toronto-Montrèal areas with fast response and low latency.

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The following newsbots are running on this instance:

  • NPR / National Public Radio (United States)
  • WHYY / WHYY Philadelphia (an NPR radio station)
  • BreakingNews / NBC Breaking News (posts to public)
  • BBCRadio4 / Intelligent, insightful programming from BBC Radio 4
  • 6ABC / WPVI Television in Philadelphia
  • KIRO7 / KIRO Television in Seattle, Washington
  • TheHill / US Political news from The Hill (all posts behind CW)
  • Reason / Reason Magazine - Politics from a pragmatist libertarian point of view

Tech Newsbots

Some other newsbots

  • RT - Russia Today, the Russian state news broadcaster (English)
  • Le Monde - The World, popular French newspaper (French)