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CNN
July 31, 2020 - 1:11 pm
More than 900 people in 48 states have been infected with salmonella, and their illnesses are likely linked to backyard poultry like chicks and ducklings. Read more here.
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Ian Bush
July 28, 2020 - 4:37 pm
The airline industry has taken a massive hit from the coronavirus pandemic — a 96% drop in passenger volume at the height of the crisis. Some airlines have pledged not to sell middle seats to alleviate passengers’ fears of contracting the coronavirus. U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao...
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Tarrah Gibbons
July 26, 2020 - 3:35 pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officially announced that it changed its COVID-19 guidance on how long patients need to self-isolate.
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CNN
July 24, 2020 - 3:14 pm
Homemade cloth face masks likely need a minimum of two layers, and preferably three, to prevent the dispersal of viral droplets from the nose and mouth that are associated with the spread of COVID-19, indicates a video case study published online in the journal Thorax. Read more here.
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Lizzy Buczak
July 24, 2020 - 12:36 pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention weighed in on whether or not to resume in-person class in the fall, releasing new guidelines that are in favor of reopening education and child care centers. Read more now.
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Johnny Lopez
July 22, 2020 - 3:00 am
A new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revealed only a small percentage of people in the United States have coronavirus antibodies. This data suggests most are still at risk of contracting COVID-19.
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Coronavirus testing kits
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Pat Loeb
July 21, 2020 - 7:34 pm
New cases of COVID-19 are rising in Philadelphia again but not enough to shut down any of the activities that have resumed this month. Read more here.
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People wearing masks at mall.
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KYW Staff
July 21, 2020 - 12:51 pm
The number of COVID-19 infections in the greater Philadelphia region was likely seven times greater than what was reported, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read more here.
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Dave Uram
July 20, 2020 - 11:26 am
NFL players posted on social media Sunday expressing their concerns over coronavirus health and safety — especially considering training camps start this week. They’re worried not enough is being done to prevent the spread of the virus. Read more here.
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Jacquie Cadorette
July 13, 2020 - 11:00 am
With the coronavirus pandemic altering travelers’ summer plans, many are opting for a more outdoorsy feel, hoping that camping will be a safer alternative to getting on a plane or visiting resorts.
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