NewsWorks Tonight May 30, 2016 – Full Show

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    Kevin McCorry reports that some of Pennsylvania’s schools are finding it difficult to borrow money. Maiken Scott brings the story of an unconventional violence prevention program in Delaware. In this week’s edition of SkyTalk, Dave Heller speaks with Derrick Pitts, chief astronomer at the Franklin Institute, about a certain myth surrounding Mars. Andrew Schiavello, president of Honor Flight Philadelphia, joined Newsworks Tonight to discuss the program, which has helped transport 1,500 local veterans to Washington, D.C. since 2012. Philadelphia Navy yard worker and World War II veteran Dewitt Stewart of Media, who joined Honor Flight Philadelphia’s most recent trip, recounts the rainy day. Elizabeth Perez-Luna reports on a performance that tries to reflect the experiences of post-9/11 veterans.

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