Bill Hangley reports on the public meetings about renewing Comcast’s franchise agreement with Philadelphia. Jessica McDonald disects a new Monell Center study that finds that sick people experience an enhanced bitter taste. Despite a Federal indictment hanging over him, Matt Laslo reports that U. S. Senator Bob Menendez of New Jersey seems to be conducting business as usual. In the latest installment of “That’s History,” Dave Heller and Jonathan Zimmerman discuss why Americans have been reluctant to elect a woman President of the United States. Keystone Crossroads’ Marielle Segarra reports on a Penn State lab that is working to make infrastructure less expensive, safer, and longer lasting.