Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine
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KYW Staff
March 24, 2020 - 12:06 pm
Pennsylvania's state corrections officers' union wants the prison system to stop all transfers of inmates as a preventative measure against the new coronavirus spreading between institutions. The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed four more deaths, bringing the statewide count to seven...
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Travelers at Philadelphia International Airport
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Mark Abrams
March 24, 2020 - 10:32 am
Airlines are seeing a lot of cancellations during the coronavirus restrictions. And now, there's a report that a halt on all commercial air travel might be coming. Read more here.
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Dr. Tom Farley
City of Philadelphia
KYW Staff
March 23, 2020 - 2:02 pm
On Monday morning, a stay-at-home order went into effect in Philadelphia. Health officials announced 79 new in the city, bringing total to 175 cases. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy makes a major announcement during his daily coronavirus briefing on March 21, 2020, at Rutgers Law School in Newark.
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KYW Staff
March 23, 2020 - 1:27 pm
New Jersey's Supreme Court has ordered that some county jail inmates be released in an effort to stem the spread of the new coronavirus. Meanwhile, Gov. Phil Murphy is calling for federal aid. Read more here.
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Governor Tom Wolf speaking to reporters.
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KYW Staff
March 23, 2020 - 12:40 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf issued a stay-at-home order for several counties in southeastern Pennsylvania. Read the latest here.
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Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell
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AP News
March 23, 2020 - 8:38 am
In its boldest effort to protect the U.S. economy from the coronavirus, the Federal Reserve says it will buy as much government debt as it deems necessary and will also begin lending to small and large businesses and local governments to help them weather the crisis. Read more here.
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COVID-19 coronavirus testing
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Mark Abrams
March 23, 2020 - 7:53 am
A Rite Aid store in Philadelphia's West Oak Lane section is opening up a coronavirus testing site Monday — but it's only for emergency first-responders and health care workers.
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Talk of the Town restaurant.
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Shara Dae Howard
March 22, 2020 - 8:13 pm
After 30 years in business, one neighborhood restaurant known for lifting up the community is being hit hard by COVID-19 restrictions. Read more here.
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Restrictions to movement, a plunging financial market and uncertainty about future income, all because of the coronavirus pandemic, have upended plans to buy and sell homes overnight.
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March 20, 2020 - 3:51 pm
If you are buying, selling or looking for a home, you are not alone in having questions right now. Or in being a little shaken up. Read more here.
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Rittenhouse Square flower bomb
Courtesy of Kerry Fabrizio
Hadas Kuznits
March 20, 2020 - 2:39 pm
Rittenhouse Square is filled with beautiful bouquets and flower arrangements, left unused after many wedding parties and other events were abruptly postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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