Sen. Kelly Loeffler, RT-Ga., speaks during a re-election campaign rally Monday, March 9, 2020, in Marietta, Ga.
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AP News
March 20, 2020 - 11:19 am
Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., sold as much as $1.7 million in stocks just before the market dropped in February amid fears about the coronavirus epidemic. And he wasn't the only lawmaker to do so. Read more here.
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Governor Tom Wolf speaking to reporters.
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Antionette Lee
March 19, 2020 - 7:04 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf has ordered all “non-life sustaining businesses” in Pennsylvania to close by 8 p.m. Thursday night to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Read more here.
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Giant Food store in Plymouth Meeting, Pa.
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Tim Jimenez
March 19, 2020 - 8:31 am
Giant food stores are now joining other grocery and retail chains that are opening up their first hour of business to those 60 and older in response to the high demand and concerns during the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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An empty restaurant in Philadelphia.
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Hadas Kuznits
March 18, 2020 - 7:46 pm
Restaurants are starting to feel the pinch of some of the coronavirus-related restrictions they've had to enact. Read more here.
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Steve Mnuchin
John McDevitt
March 18, 2020 - 5:54 pm
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin announced on Tuesday that individuals and businesses will have an extra 90 days to pay the IRS if they owe additional income tax for 2019. However, there seems to be some confusion on what exactly that means for taxpayers. Read more here.
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin speaks during a press briefing with the coronavirus task force, at the White House, Tuesday, March 17, 2020, in Washington, as President Donald Trump looks on.
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 10:49 am
President Donald Trump wants the government to send checks to Americans in the next two weeks in an effort to curb the economic cost of the coronavirus outbreak, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Tuesday. Read more here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
March 16, 2020 - 1:29 pm
Philadelphia city officials ordered non-essential government operations and businesses to cease for two weeks amid concern over spreading coronavirus. Read the latest here.
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KYW Staff
March 16, 2020 - 12:58 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf has extended a shutdown order to the entire state of Pennsylvania in an effort to halt the spread of the coronavirus. Read the latest here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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KYW Staff
March 16, 2020 - 10:39 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Monday that all schools, colleges and universities will close on Wednesday, March 18, until health officials deem in-person classes to be safe. Read more here.
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Chick-fil-A Sauce
Chick-fil-A via CNN
March 11, 2020 - 9:16 am
Chick-fil-A is entering the grocery business with bottles of its signature and Polynesian sauces. Starting in April, the 16-ounce bottles will be sold in Florida at Publix, Target, Walmart and Winn-Dixie stores. Read more here.
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