Daniel Craig

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Daniel is a Philadelphia-based writer who began working for PhillyVoice in January 2015. Before joining the website's editorial team, he served as an assistant producer for the Preston and Steve Show on 93.3 WMMR. He is a Temple graduate and an alumni of The Temple News and WHIP, the school's student-run radio station. Daniel is also very aware he shares the name of the actor who portrays James Bond and does not need to be reminded of that fact.

daniel@phillyvoice.com

May 26, 2017

Crashes

Reports: Bus crash on New Jersey Turnpike leaves at least 30 injured

At least 30 people were injured in a bus crash on the New Jersey Turnpike on the eve of Memorial Day weekend, according to media reports.

May 26, 2017

Game Shows

WATCH: Penn State grad can't handle setting record for Plinko on 'Price is Right'

What makes "The Price is Right" enjoyable isn't the games themselves or the prizes, but instead the uncontrollable excitement contestants express when they're picked to play on the long-running game show.

May 25, 2017

Business

Beer creates more than $150 million in Philly wages

A new study shows that all the new breweries you're seeing in Philadelphia are having a pretty tangible effect on the city's economy.

May 25, 2017

Fraternities

Drexel frat suspended for five years

The Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity at Drexel University, already under investigation for multiple reported sexual assaults, has been suspended for five years for alcohol violations.

May 25, 2017

Drugs

How fentanyl is complicating the opioid crisis

After two drug counselors at a Chester County halfway house were found unresponsive Sunday afternoon, toxicology reports later found a deadly drug cocktail in their system: heroin and its synthetic brother, fentanyl. Attempts to revive them with the overdose antidote naloxone were unsuccessful, and they died at the scene.

May 24, 2017

Odd News

New Jersey's ban on pumping gas makes guy so mad he punches somebody

Somehow, New Jersey is the only state left in the Union that has a total ban on people pumping their own gas; Oregon was the second, until recently, when the state modified its laws in 2015 to allow self-service in rural areas.

May 24, 2017

Celebrities

Studio head told Kevin Bacon he wasn't 'f---able' enough for 'Footloose'

Philadelphia native Kevin Bacon is many things: Actor, singer, bad with money. But sexy enough to play Ren in the 1984 classic "Footloose?" Apparently, he almost wasn’t "f----able," according to one movie studio executive.

May 23, 2017

Politics

Hacked Philly 2016 DNC Host Committee email account sends malware to journalists

Members of the Philadelphia media got an unpleasant surprise in their inboxes Tuesday morning from the organization that brought the Democratic National Convention to the city last year.

May 23, 2017

Television

Writer shares tear-jerking story about Mister Rogers

The beloved and long-running children's TV show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" returned earlier this month when the streaming service Twitch began playing all 886 episodes consecutively to support PBS.

May 23, 2017

Vigil

Philadelphia vigil to honor victims of Manchester bombing

A vigil at Philadelphia City Hall is set for Tuesday evening to honor the victims of the deadly bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England.

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