I find it ironic that as Pope Francis comes to join us for the World Meeting of Families, the families that are most in need of a blessing will be on the outside looking in.Those families are the ones who comprise Philadelphia’s stunning 26 percent poverty rate, and they are accustomed to being outsiders. They live…

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Robert Wilson was killed on a winter afternoon at a North Philadelphia strip mall, and if that were the end of the story it would be tragic. But it’s not the end. Not by a long shot. Wilson was a police officer, and the father of two children ages 1 and nearly 9. It was…

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Top 5 Live –WURD Friday March 6  1. S. Ambassador to South Korea stabbed in knife attack The U.S. ambassador to South Korea survived a knife attack Thursday morning in the capital, Seoul. Here’s how it unfolded: Shouting “No to war training,” Kim Ki-jong, 55, allegedly lunged at U.S. Ambassador to South Korea Mark Lippert in Seoul with a…

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