Health

A pedestrian passes an entrance to the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York.
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 7:45 pm
Four Brooklyn Nets players, including Kevin Durant, have tested positive for the new coronavirus, bringing the total to seven known players in the NBA. Read more here.
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Philabundance volunteers
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Antionette Lee
March 17, 2020 - 5:54 pm
Since restaurants are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic, a lot of food is likely to go to waste. But hunger relief nonprofit Philabundance wants to help get the unused food to the people who need it the most. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Cherri Gregg
March 17, 2020 - 4:39 pm
A Philadelphia woman who self-quarantined several days ago is nervously awaiting the results of the coronavirus test. She claims it took her 10 days to get tested despite serious symptoms. Read more here.
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Hand sanitizer at polls
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Paul Kurtz
March 17, 2020 - 4:23 pm
Voters showed up to perform their civic duty for a special election in Bucks County, but not everyone was thrilled to leave the house during the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Alcoholics Anonymous.
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Kim Glovas
March 17, 2020 - 3:41 pm
For people in recovery, isolation during the coronavirus pandemic can be challenging. Read more here.
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HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 09: (L-R) Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson attend the 92nd Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood and Highland on February 09, 2020 in Hollywood, California.
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 2:51 pm
Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, were released from an Australian hospital on Tuesday, five days after they were diagnosed with the new coronavirus, media reported.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces extensive social distancing measures to mitigate further spread of COVID-19 on March 16, 2020, in Trenton.
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David Madden
March 17, 2020 - 2:19 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Tuesday that an additional 89 residents have tested positive, bringing the state total to 267. Read more here.
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KYW Staff
March 17, 2020 - 2:07 pm
An $8.3 billion stimulus package that passed the U.S. House over the weekend is waiting for action from the Senate. It’s the second of two bills aimed at attacking the coronavirus pandemic, and there will be more coming. Read more here.
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Coronavirus
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
KYW Staff
March 17, 2020 - 1:35 pm
State-ordered closures, parking in Philadelphia, and more: Read the latest updates on coronavirus in Pennsylvania here.
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Chad Butters
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 10:45 am
A Pennsylvania distillery owner who grew increasingly angry as he saw the skyrocketing price of hand sanitizer has decided to do something about it: He’s temporarily converting his operation into a production line for the suddenly hard-to-find, gooey, alcohol-based disinfectant. Read more here.
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