coronavirus testing

Dr. Stephen Tang, president and CEO of OraSure
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Jim Melwert
August 11, 2020 - 1:42 pm
A Lehigh Valley-based company hopes to make an at-home coronavirus test available by the end of the year. Read more here.
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Fletcher Cox
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Ed Benkin
August 05, 2020 - 5:26 pm
The questions will inevitably linger for the next several weeks: With the number of coronavirus cases rising, how will the NFL stay safe? Eagles defensive linemen Fletcher Cox is confident they will be able to play and remain free of COVID-19. Read more here.
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Phillies
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Dave Uram
August 04, 2020 - 11:38 am
Phillies baseball has only lasted for four games this year, through Aug. 4. But, on the upswing, manager Joe Girardi said enough has happened to put together a decent best-seller. Read more here.
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NBA restart
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Dave Uram
July 30, 2020 - 11:43 am
The quest for the NBA Finals in October starts Thursday night at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Florida. The NBA season will officially resume, after it became the first major professional sports league to shut down due to the coronavirus on March 11. Read more here.
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Citizens Bank Park
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Dave Uram
July 29, 2020 - 11:14 am
If you blinked, you missed the brief amount of Phillies baseball that’s happened so far. And you’ll have to wait once again — hopefully only briefly — before the Phillies play again. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Bryce Harper (3) celebrates with first baseman Rhys Hoskins (17) after his three-run home run in the first inning against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park.
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Dave Uram
July 28, 2020 - 8:04 am
No players or coaches have tested positive for COVID-19 in the most recent set of tests, Phillies manager Joe Girardi said on MLB Network Radio on Tuesday. According to multiple reports, including RADIO.COM Sports MLB Insider Jon Heyman, the Phillies-Yankees game will be postponed for a second...
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Kevin Hayes #13 of the Philadelphia Flyers
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Ed Benkin
July 21, 2020 - 5:42 pm
In a crowded arena, Flyers fans would traditionally throw hats on the ice in celebration of a win. But in a coronavirus-governed training camp, hat tricks and group hugs are prohibited — one of many adjustments the team has made as they get ready to resume game action. 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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NFL Chief Medical Officer Dr. Allen Sills gestures while speaking during a health and safety tour on Jan. 29, 2019, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium for the NFL Super Bowl 53 football game in Atlanta.
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Dave Uram
July 21, 2020 - 11:03 am
Even though a union executive claims the league didn’t concede in this matter, it sounds like there will be no preseason games during this NFL season, which — like everything else — is affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Lincoln Financial Field
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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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