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Woman wears mask while shopping.
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David Madden
August 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
There's a move in New Jersey to make it crime to go out without wearing a mask. Read more here.
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Tarrah Gibbons
July 26, 2020 - 4:15 pm
A supermarket employee was suspended after she pepper-sprayed a man who refused to wear a face mask. The incident was caught on cellphone video.
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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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KYW Staff
July 03, 2020 - 5:00 am
This Fourth of July weekend will be one we’ve never experienced before — but who’s to say it won’t be one for the books? Plan your weekend with The KYW To-Do List.
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Jeff Oravitz
July 02, 2020 - 8:00 am
Dr. Rachel Levine, Secretary of Health for Pennsylvania, explains why the state has made the wearing of masks mandatory when in all public spaces, not just when visiting businesses, as part of the state’s effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
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KYW Staff
July 01, 2020 - 3:20 pm
Face masks are now mandatory across Pennsylvania in public places, according to a new statewide directive. Read the latest here.
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Mike DeNardo
June 30, 2020 - 4:15 am
Forgot your face mask at home or on the train? Now at Suburban Station, just pop $3 into a RapidMask2GO vending machine and you'll get an individually wrapped mask. Read more here.
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Lynne Adkins
June 26, 2020 - 11:37 am
The sun may be beating down, but you still have to cover half of your face when you head out the door. To help prevent the spread of the coronavirus and keep cool, choose your mask fabric carefully. Read more here.
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Employee wears face mask at work.
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Mark Abrams
June 09, 2020 - 11:46 am
While some coronavirus restrictions have been eased, people still need to wear masks in public and in the workplace. But constantly covering one’s face is taking a social and physical toll on some. Read more here.
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Sam Masterson
June 05, 2020 - 10:20 am
BLM masks meant for protesters seized by law enforcement… Four boxes each contained 500 masks and were mailed from Oakland, California by a The Movement for Black Lives.
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