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A model wears a protective mask and gown for medical professionals made from the fabric of a Phillies baseball uniform.
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Dave Uram
March 27, 2020 - 11:02 am
The company that makes uniforms for the Phillies and other Major League Baseball teams is stepping up to help hospitals in the Philadelphia region. Read more here.
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A commuter crosses 42nd Street in front of Grand Central Terminal during morning rush hour, Monday, March 23, 2020, in New York. Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered most New Yorkers to stay home from work to slow the coronavirus pandemic.
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AP News
March 23, 2020 - 12:01 pm
The hunt for masks, ventilators and other medical supplies consumed the U.S. and Europe, as more than 1.5 billion people — one-fifth of the world's population — were urged or ordered to stay home Monday to try to blunt the spread of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Medical staff in protective gear administer a test for COVID-19.
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AP News
March 20, 2020 - 12:11 pm
New York state joined California on Friday in ordering nearly all residents to stay home, as governors watched with growing alarm as southern Europe buckled under the strain of the coronavirus outbreak. Read the latest here.
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John McDevitt
February 25, 2020 - 4:05 pm
New Jersey may soon join the state of New York and other major cities across the country in banning the declawing of animals like cats. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein arrives at a Manhattan courthouse for his rape trial, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in New York.
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AP News
February 25, 2020 - 9:38 am
New York prosecutors are hailing Harvey Weinstein's conviction as a pivotal moment that could change the way the legal system views a type of sexual assault case historically considered difficult to prove. Read more here.
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Gavel in a courtroom.
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Mark Abrams
January 30, 2020 - 4:00 am
A Staten Island man has been convicted in a federal jury trial in Philadelphia of smuggling tobacco products purchased in Pennsylvania into New York and avoiding millions of dollars in state excise taxes. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein, center, exits following his trial on charges of rape and sexual assault, Monday, Jan. 27, 2020, in New York.
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AP News
January 28, 2020 - 10:10 am
he closely watched #Metoo era rape trial of Harvey Weinstein is moving at a faster pace than predicted, with three more of his accusers expected to testify against the disgraced movie mogul before the end of the week. Read more here.
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 In this Nov. 4, 2019, file photo, new New York Mets manager, Carlos Beltran, center, poses for a picture with general manager Brodie Van Wagenen, left, and Mets COO Jeff Wilpon during a baseball news conference at Citi Field in New York.
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AP News
January 16, 2020 - 5:04 pm
Carlos Beltrán is out as manager of the New York Mets before a single game, the latest fallout from the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal that has rocked Major League Baseball.
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Cannabis grower displays medical marijuana plants.
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AP News
January 13, 2020 - 10:19 am
A year ago, marijuana legalization looked like it was on a roll in the Northeast — it had already passed in three of the region’s states and was a priority for governors in three more, including the populous New York. Read more here.
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Philadelphia 76ers' Norvel Pelle, right, dunks the ball as Tobias Harris, left, and Boston Celtics' Daniel Theis look on during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Philadelphia.
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AP News
January 10, 2020 - 8:37 am
Brett Brown gathered his team in the locker room to ring the postgame victory bell when the 76ers coach noticed a familiar face on general manager Elton Brand's phone. There was Joel Embiid on FaceTime, calling in from New York where he's set to have surgery Friday to repair a torn ligament. Read...
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