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KYW Staff
May 29, 2020 - 2:13 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced Friday the dates in June and July that child care services, organized non-contact athletics, and summer recreation programs could resume in the state, signaling positive trends in COVID-19 data and a further gradual easing of public health restrictions. Read...
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A nurse extracts a nasal swab from a woman to test her for the COVID-19 coronavirus.
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Lynne Adkins
May 29, 2020 - 1:31 pm
As the number of COVID-19 tests increases, so does the amount of material needed to handle them. Researchers at Rutgers University have discovered a way to keep up with demand. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy holds a coronavirus briefing in Newark .
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David Madden
May 28, 2020 - 3:19 pm
New Jersey officials are encouraged by overall progress in controlling the spread of the virus, but there is concern about one number starting to go up again. Read more here.
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General view of Lincoln Financial Field behind a locked entrance gate.
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Dave Uram
May 28, 2020 - 10:27 am
Gov. Tom Wolf has paved the way for professional sports to return to Pennsylvania. On Wednesday, the Wolf administration released guidance allowing pro sports teams to practice or play, without spectators, in counties that are in the yellow and green phase of his three-tiered reopening plan. Read...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy speaks about the COVID-19 daily percent positivity numbers on Friday, May 22, 2020.
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KYW Staff
May 27, 2020 - 2:12 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday that the state has met his goal of providing 20,000 coronavirus tests per day by end of May. At his media briefing, the governor pushed more people to be tested. Read more here.
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Sixers practice facility
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Dave Uram
May 27, 2020 - 11:55 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy paved the way for professional sports to return to the Garden State, and the Sixers have already begun a phased reopening of their training complex for “voluntary, individual workouts.” Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy gives daly update on coronavirus pandemic
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KYW Staff
May 26, 2020 - 11:01 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced some changes about Class of 2020 graduation ceremonies and professional sports on Tuesday that indicate further restrictions are being lifted in the state.
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Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Robin Lehner (40) guards the net while the Philadelphia Flyers' Joel Farabee (49) looks to score amid second-period traffic at the United Center in Chicago on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019.
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Dave Uram
May 26, 2020 - 8:57 am
The Flyers haven’t played a game since March 10 because of the coronavirus pandemic. Over two months later, it appears the NHL may be making progress in resuming the season. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy press conference
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Mike DeNardo
May 25, 2020 - 11:59 am
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says there will be fallout for places like churches and gyms that have opened up in defiance of his orders. Read more here.
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Ocean City, N.J., boardwalk
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Tim Jimenez
May 25, 2020 - 11:27 am
This isn’t the Memorial Day at the shore that many beachgoers were dreaming about a few months ago. Read more here,
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