COVID-19

Philly is prepared for coronavirus as Pennsylvania confirms first 2 cases, officials say

By Michael D'OnofrioPHILADELPHIA -- City officials said they are ready for a potential outbreak of the coronavirus in the city as the first cases in Pennsylvania were confirmed on Friday.“The situation is changing very...

Pa. has two ‘presumed’ cases of coronavirus, Wolf, state health officials say

The two cases are not a result of 'community spread,' but rather of travel. They are currently in a 14-day quarantine, officials said Friday.

In Scranton, Trump says talks economy, impeachment – and that election thing

Trump’s appearance at Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple was his second visit to a key 2020 battleground state since last December and his first in the Keystone State since his impeachment acquittal by the U.S. Senate in January.

Philly Dem’s bill would give local residents a say over safe injection sites |...

Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers.With a planned supervised injection site in Pennsylvania's largest city currently on hold, one Democratic lawmaker says she wants to make sure local residents get their say before future sites...

Don’t let Big Pharma capitalize on coronavirus | Opinion

A corporation with the highest-paid executives in the pharmaceutical industry is developing treatment for the new coronavirus. That's worrisome.

Pa. Sen. Casey calls for ‘accurate information’ on coronavirus as Dems slam Trump response

A Senate panel with oversight on health issues heard from top public officials Tuesday from the Centers for Disease Control, the National Institutes of Health, and the Food and Drug Administration. 

The big thing Trump can do to improve his coronavirus response | Opinion

Ending the administration's seemingly endless war on science and expertise would go a long way toward calming public fears.

Coronavirus threat: Pa. House needs to pass public health emergency bill, Senate Dem Costa...

The call from Sen. Jay Costa comes as the state makes preparations to deal with the virus

¿Cómo prepararnos para el coronavirus? 3 preguntas y respuestas | Análisis

Lo primero, y más importante, es que las personas deben prepararse para que su vida diaria se vea afectada por medidas de salud pública que se emplearán para tratar de limitar el contagio y propagación del virus.