poor

Pope Francis uncovers a dish of lasagna during a lunch, at the Vatican, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018.
AP Photo/Andrew Medichini
November 18, 2018 - 2:00 pm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Championing the cause of the poor, Pope Francis on Sunday lamented that "the wealthy few" enjoy what, "in justice, belongs to all" and said Christians cannot remain indifferent to the growing cries of the exploited and the indigent, including migrants. Francis invited about 6,...
Read More
A family cools off in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Pat Loeb
September 26, 2018 - 8:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — What is life like for the 26 percent of Philadelphians who live in poverty? A new report from the Pew Charitable Trusts' Philadelphia Research Initiative tries to answer that question. Much of the report's findings may be what you'd expect: The poor are more likely to...
Read More