Monday, March 30, 2015

Monday's DN: Lost Refuge

Top stories in today's paper include a cover story about a Sierra Leone émigré who was struck by a hit-and-run driver in N.J.

Monday's DN: Lost Refuge

A Sierra Leone native fled the civil war in the 1990s and was struck by a hit-and-run drive in N.J.

The Corbett administration's asset test for food stamps is a bad idea and John Baer explains why.

Trial for "house of horrors" abortionist Kermit Gosnell kicks off today.

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William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to
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