Drexel University

Drexel head coach Denise Dillon flanked by associate head coach Amy Mallon (left) and assistant Michelle Baker (right).
Drexel University Athletics
Matt Leon
February 18, 2019 - 1:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sunday was a big for the Drexel University women's basketball program. The Dragons went wire-to-wire in a 76-45 victory over Northeastern. The win was big because it improved Drexel to 18-5 overall this season. The Dragons are currently second in the Colonial Athletic...
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Rachel Kurland
February 12, 2019 - 2:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is giving a new meaning to Valentine's Day. On Thursday, instead of gifting a bouquet to your betrothed, PHS wants you to participate in "Share-A-Flower Day." Between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. across the city, the PHS "flower mobile"...
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Drexel redshirt freshman forward Tim Perry Jr.
Drexel University Athletics
Matt Leon
February 06, 2019 - 1:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Drexel Dragons will be home on Thursday night for a Colonial Athletic Association game with UNCW at the DAC. Drexel is 11-13 on the season (5-6 CAA) and coming off a 67-63 road win over Elon down in North Carolina on Saturday. "I thought we got off to a good start...
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A display of the new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max in the Apple Store in London.
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Tim Jimenez
January 29, 2019 - 7:04 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Apple has temporarily pulled the plug on group FaceTime calls after users said there was a bug that could allow callers to activate another user's microphone remotely. The glitch — on iPhones, iPads or MacBooks — is a cringeworthy one if you're worried about privacy,...
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If you're a Drexel student or alumn, you've heard of The Traingle. The unviersity's student newspaper has been around for nearly a century. They print every Friday during the academic year, but that might not happen this week...or any week moving forward.
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Andrew Kramer
January 28, 2019 - 7:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you attended Drexel University at some point during the last century, or if you're currently a student, you're familiar with The Triangle. "We're the only student newspaper here at Drexel," explained the paper's Editor-in-Chief Mike Avena, a fifth-year senior. "We...
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Hadas Kuznits
January 18, 2019 - 12:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the government shutdown now approaching the one-month mark, experts can point to the impact it is having on the economy. When people don't have money, they tend not to spend. Mark Stehr, associate professor of economics at Drexel University, says that has an...
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The report by the Rudd Center, the Council on Black Health at Drexel University and Salud America! at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio analyzed the targeted advertising efforts of 32 restaurants and food and beverage companies.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
January 15, 2019 - 12:03 pm
By Jessica Ravitz, CNN (CNN) -- Click over to TV programming that caters to black and Hispanic youth and the commercials almost exclusively push fast food, sugary drinks, bad-for-you snacks and candy, a new report shows. Junk food comprised 86% of ad spending on black-targeted programming and 82%...
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Yara Shahidi and Emily Arlook
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Rachel Kurland
January 07, 2019 - 1:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As student loan debt seems to continue to rise exponentially with each year, a local app creator is attempting to ease some of the burden. The scholarship app Scholly , which makes scholarships for college students more easily accessible on one platform, has partnered...
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The Drexel University women's basketball team is 8-3 so far this season
Drexel University Athletics
Matt Leon
January 04, 2019 - 11:17 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Drexel University women's basketball team opens Colonial Athletic Association play on Friday night, welcoming Towson to the DAC. Drexel is 8-3 on the season, thanks in large part to stifling defense. In fact, Drexel has the best scoring defense in the country as...
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A recently published study based on 27 years worth of samples from German nature reserves shows a 75 percent reduction in the abundance of flying insects.
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Molly Daly
January 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A recently published study based on 27 years worth of samples from German nature reserves shows a 75 percent reduction in the abundance of flying insects. That, along with a handful of other long-term studies, raises fears that we may be in the midst of an "insect...
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