Obama Urges Americans Not to Give in to Fear

VOA News Following the recent attack in California, President Barack Obama has called on Americans not to give in to fear, while trying to assure the public that he and his administration take the threat of terrorism seriously. In a rare speech
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U.S.-France Agreement to Compensate Holocaust-Deported Victims

U.S.-France Agreement on Compensation for Certain Victims of Holocaust-Related Deportation from France Who Are Not Covered by French Programs The United States and France have reached an agreement for substantial compensation in connection with the wrongs suffered by Holocaust victims deported from France. The United States and France plan to sign (more...)

Taylor Seeks Applicants for Valley Forge Military College

Rep. John Taylor (R-Philadelphia) is currently seeking student applicants from the 177th District to participate in the Valley Forge Military College Legislative Appointment Initiative. “This program gives students who want to attend one of the most esteemed military colleges in the country the opportunity to receive scholarships to Valley Forge Military College,” Taylor said.  “This special program is available to all qualifying (more...)

What Will I Do This Summer?

By Terri Fedonczak Life Coach, Parent Counselor and Author of Field Guide to Plugged-In Parenting, Even if You Were Raised by Wolves Field Guide To Plugged-in Parenting Website www.girlpowerforgood.com Flowers are blooming, and birds are chirping. Bare legs are blinding us with their unearthly glow. This can only (more...)

State Department on De-escalation of Tensions in Ukraine

STATEMENT BY MARIE HARF, DEPUTY SPOKESPERSON De-escalation of Tensions in Ukraine The United States welcomes today’s announcement in Ukraine of the release of all those detained in the EuroMaidan protests and commends the opposition for their decision to vacate occupied government buildings. We consider this an important step to (more...)

Day of Remembrance for President Kennedy

A half century ago, America mourned the loss of an extraordinary public servant. With broad vision and soaring but sober idealism, President John F. Kennedy had called a generation to service and summoned a Nation to greatness. Today, we honor his memory and celebrate his enduring (more...)

Detector Dogs Sniff Out Smuggled Wildlife

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has a message for would-be traffickers in illegal wildlife: there’s a new dog in town, and if you try to bring illegal wildlife parts into the United States, there’s a good chance he’s going to sniff you out. And there (more...)

Philly vs Columbus Crew Jewish Heritage Night

Join DAVAI and cheer on our Major League Soccer's Philadelphia Union, during their Jewish Heritage Night game at the PPL

Portraits of George W. Bush, Laura Bush Unveiled at White House

President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcomed former President George W. Bush and former first lady Laura Bush to the White House May 31 for the unveiling of the Bushes’ official portraits, which will be hung alongside those of other U.S. presidents and first ladies. Describing the (more...)

Improving the Commonwealth Jobs Climate

The House will continue its focus on rebuilding the state's jobs climate from the destruction caused by Gov. Ed Rendell. Republicans are working to recreate in Pennsylvanian an atmosphere where people can build careers and improve their quality of life. The fact is, private-sector job creation and career-building is the best (more...)

Elections: Financing Campaigns

Federal law dictates how candidates for the federal offices of president, senator and representative — and certain of their political allies — may raise funds, as well as from whom and in what amounts. Federal campaign finance laws are separate from state laws that regulate elections (more...)

Are You Looking For The Christmas Tree?

Are You Looking For The Christmas Tree and want to pick your own tree this year? It is possible in surrounding suburbs and farms around Philadelphia. CBS News named some farms to make getting the tree a memorable and hands-on family fun experience! Take the whole family on a hayride (more...)

Real Madrid in Philadelphia

Real Madrid in Philadelphia: How It Was

No matter what, Americans do love soccer, (or “European football”, or just “football” how people across the world usually call this game). And the last Saturday match became another striking demonstration of this fact. One of the most famous football teams in the world, Real Madrid, played in Philadelphia. Two hours (more...)

Real Madrid Invades Philly!

Real Madrid Invades Philly!

Lincoln Financial Field, a growing national destination for premier entertainment and sporting events, will host a first-ever match between Philadelphia Union and Spanish soccer powerhouse Real Madrid C.F. today, on Saturday, July 23 as part of the 2011 Herbalife World Football Challenge. Lincoln Financial Field has once (more...)

Philadelphia Union Will Play With Everton and Real Madrid

Philadelphia Union Will Play With Everton and Real Madrid

Philadelphia is going to host great soccer events for the United States. Philadelphia Union will play two friendly games against best European soccer teams in July.It is low season now in Europe, and its best teams are going abroad to USA and Asia. On 20th of July Philadelphia Union will play (more...)


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