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‘Corona discount’: Gov. Wolf to ban Airbnb after Poconos become per-capita COVID leader
As of Wednesday morning, Monroe County had 236 confirmed cases, the most per capita in Pa., leading the five-county Philadelphia area.
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Watch live: White House officials give update on U.S. coronavirus response
President Trump is expected to brief reporters on the U.S. response to the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, alongside members of the White House Coronavirus Task Force.
EPA relaxes enforcement because of COVID-19, but state and local governments do most oversight for major federal laws
Federal agency said new policy doesn't mean facilities can exceed allowed pollution limits
No self-serve gas in N.J., Murphy says, as Camden opens coronavirus testing site
Meanwhile, criticism is mounting over plans to raise tolls on the AC Expressway during the pandemic.
District guidance says teaching of new material will not begin until May 4
Teachers and counselors asked to hold daily "office hours."
Can videoconferencing replace family visits? Philly foster kids seek comfort, support and housing amid pandemic
The coronavirus shutdown is creating challenges across the child welfare system, with no past practices to review for advice.
Pa. reports close to 5k COVID-19 cases; Trump declares ‘major disaster’ in the state
President Donald Trump has declared a major disaster in Pa., ordering federal assistance to state and local governments dealing with the pandemic.
Delaware restricts child care centers to essential personnel, coronavirus death toll rises to 10
The only centers allowed to stay open are those that can prove they are serving children of people working at “essential businesses.”
White House turns to statistical models for virus forecast
The public could get its first close look at the Trump administration's own projections Tuesday at the daily briefing.
Predicting the pandemic
Science journalist David Quammen discusses why we weren't prepared for the pandemic despite all the predictions of an animal-borne virus emerging.
Air Date: March 31, 2020 10:00 am
Democratic lawmakers call for racial data in virus testing
Democratic lawmakers are calling out an apparent lack of racial data that they say is needed to monitor and address disparities.
Amid COVID crisis, Trump moves to quietly gut laws against racist lending
The Trump administration is poised to weaken a civil rights-era law meant to guard against discriminatory lending.
‘I didn’t believe we were going to get out’: Stranded US citizens finally make it home
Though thousands of U.S. citizens remain stranded abroad during coronavirus, some Americans are successfully making the trip back home.
How an extrovert is making the best of the coronavirus lockdown
Thomas Duliban is an extrovert who would rather be traveling than stuck at home. And yet, he’s finding that life indoors isn’t all bad.
Out-of-staters flocking to beach homes prompt discussions over who should be allowed in Delaware
Gov. Carney’s executive order requires out-of-staters to quarantine and law enforcement to pull over out-of-state vehicles.
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