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A field at East Redding Little League is locked on Friday, May 8, 2020.
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Dave Uram
May 25, 2020 - 10:45 am
While there won’t be a Little League World Series in 2020, because of the coronavirus pandemic, that doesn’t mean youth baseball and softball can’t take place. Read more here.
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This April 20, 2011 file photo shows a view of the outdoor screening area at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York.
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AP News
April 27, 2020 - 3:43 pm
Film festivals worldwide are teaming up to launch “We Are One: A Global Film Festival,” which will play out over 10 days and be available for free on YouTube. Read more here.
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Tarrah Gibbons
April 27, 2020 - 3:37 pm
If you contracted COVID-19, can you get it again? The World Health Organization said there is ‘no evidence’ that you cannot get COVID-19 twice.
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Laboratory scientist Andrea Luquette cultures coronavirus to prepare for testing at U.S. Army Medical Research and Development Command at Fort Detrick in Frederick, Md.
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AP News
April 16, 2020 - 11:29 am
In late February when President Donald Trump was urging Americans not to panic over the novel coronavirus, alarms were sounding at a little-known intelligence unit situated on a U.S. Army base an hour's drive north of Washington. Read more here.
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AP News
April 14, 2020 - 8:00 pm
President Donald Trump said he was cutting off U.S. payments to the World Health Organization during the coronavirus pandemic, accusing the organization of failing to do enough to stop the virus from spreading when it first surfaced in China. Read more here.
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Mike Dougherty
April 01, 2020 - 10:41 am
If you’re not sick with coronavirus, should you wear a mask in public? Read more here.
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Hand sanitizer at airport
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John McDevitt
March 25, 2020 - 8:17 am
Many craft distilleries throughout the country, including several in the Philadelphia region, are transitioning from fine spirit production to making FDA-approved hand sanitizer. It's not only helping to fight the spread of COVID-19 — it's also keeping people employed. Read more here.
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AP News
March 23, 2020 - 7:54 pm
A loss of smell or taste might be an early sign of infection with the pandemic virus, say medical experts who cite reports from several countries. 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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President Donald Trump speaks during press briefing with the coronavirus task force, at the White House, Thursday, March 19, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
March 20, 2020 - 1:42 pm
President Donald Trump has invoked the Defense Production Act to get needed medical supplies on the front lines of the coronavirus outbreak and the private sector mobilized against it. Read more here.
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