Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Coronavirus research
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Mike Dougherty
March 25, 2020 - 10:26 am
A new research center is now open at Penn Medicine as doctors accelerate their efforts to better understand the coronavirus. Read more here.
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coronavirus
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KYW Staff
March 12, 2020 - 9:04 am
Cases of the new coronavirus continue to creep across Pennsylvania's suburban southeastern counties. On Thursday morning, the state's Department of Health announced four new cases in Montgomery County and one new case in Northampton County. Read more here.
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Coronavirus research
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KYW Staff
March 11, 2020 - 11:24 am
Cases of the new coronavirus crept into new counties in Pennsylvania as more schools and prisons took precautions and Philadelphia's St. Patrick's Day Parade was canceled. Read more here.
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Gritty and Jack Callahan at Callahan's birthday party.
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Mike DeNardo
February 28, 2020 - 4:00 am
After months of treatments at Children's Hospital, the young cancer patient who befriended Gritty is cancer-free, and 4-year-old Jack Callahan is finally heading home to Charlottesville, Virginia. Read more here.
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The new Lexus LC500 exterior and interior are shown at the 2020 Philadelphia Auto Show.
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Mike Dougherty
February 07, 2020 - 9:09 am
Looking for some new wheels? Like, really new wheels? The Philadelphia Auto Show is the place to be this weekend — both for gearheads and for people who just appreciate beautiful cars. Read more here?
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Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office
Mike Dougherty
February 06, 2020 - 7:09 am
Authorities in South Jersey have arrested a man and his girlfriend after his 2-year-old suffered a drug overdose last month. Read more here.
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Young boy sitting alone at school.
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Lynne Adkins
January 20, 2020 - 4:30 am
Every child gets sad at one time or another, but how do you determine if it's a bigger problem? Read more here.
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Gritty visits Jack Callahan for his fourth birthday at the Ronald McDonald House.
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Mike DeNardo
October 30, 2019 - 7:26 pm
The birthday wish of a cancer patient at Children's Hospital has been fulfilled with a visit from his favorite sports mascot Wednesday as Gritty stopped by the hospital to greet his biggest fan.
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A child dangerously plays with firecrackers.
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Justin Udo
October 30, 2019 - 10:39 am
A firework explosion inside of a home sent a child to the hospital Tuesday evening, according to Philadelphia police investigating the incident. She is in stable condition.
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Gritty
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Mike DeNardo
September 30, 2019 - 5:55 pm
Philadelphians are offering to help fulfill the wishes of one of Gritty's biggest fans, 3-year-old Jack Callahan, who has been receiving cancer treatments at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Read more here.
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