NewsWorks Tonight, March 28, 2018

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New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez hits the campaign re-election trail. As Bill Cosby’s pre-trial hearings near their conclusion, his new trial will be different than the first on several fronts. Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner wants to calculate the incarceration cost of each case that is tried. A school in Middletown, Delaware joins a national grassroots movement to encourage girls to choose careers in technology. Sportswriter Rich Westcott’s new book tells the story of baseball’s Negro League through the life of catcher Biz Mackey, who played for two teams in Philadelphia.

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