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This combination of photos shows selfies of, Clarence Allen Rainwater and Dawn Burton Rainwater, from left, Robert Onishi and Chris Onishi, Kathryn Ray, Quinten Daulton and Eric Little. As the pandemic has changed the world, it has also revealed surprising traits within ourselves, both dormant and newly discovered. (Clarence Allen Rainwater, Dawn Burton Rainwater/Robert Onishi/Kathryn Ray/Quinten Daulton/Eric Little via AP)
AP Newsroom
May 19, 2020 - 12:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Confidence, resilience, passion: As the pandemic has changed the world and pushed people into their homes and out of old routines, it has also, for many, revealed some surprising traits within themselves. But as society slowly reopens, how will these flashes of insight sustain us? “...
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ASBURY PARK, NJ - MAY 26: People visit the beach during Memorial Day weekend on May 26, 2019 i
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AP Newsroom
May 19, 2020 - 4:59 am
Gov. Wolf questions why other governors opened their beaches this coming weekend
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A visitor tries out an HP Spectre XT laptop computer featuring an Intel Ultrabook processor at the Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA) 2012 consumer electronics trade fai
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WILK NEWSROOM
May 19, 2020 - 4:51 am
High demand for business grant application crashes Lackawanna County website
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ATV
WILK NEWSROOM
May 18, 2020 - 5:06 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced that opening for all (ATV) All-Terrain Vehicle trails in state forests will be Tuesday, May 19, 2020.
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COVID-19
WILK NEWSROOM
May 18, 2020 - 1:22 pm
May 18th, 2020: The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed 822 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 63,056.
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FILE - In this March 16, 2020, file photo, Neal Browning receives a shot in the first-stage safety study clinical trial of a potential vaccine for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute in Seattle. The vaccine by Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Moderna Inc., generated antibodies similar to those seen in people who have recovered from COVID-19 in a study of volunteers who were given either a low or medium dose. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)
AP Newsroom
May 18, 2020 - 11:35 am
An experimental vaccine against the coronavirus showed encouraging results in very early testing, triggering hoped-for immune responses in eight healthy, middle-aged volunteers, its maker announced Monday. Study volunteers given either a low or medium dose of the vaccine by Cambridge, Massachusetts...
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Dermatologist Dr. Seemal Desai poses for a photo in an examination room in his office in Plano, Texas, Thursday, May 7, 2020. Desai uses the privacy of an examination room and a tablet computer to virtually visit with some of his patients. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
AP Newsroom
May 18, 2020 - 9:45 am
The global coronavirus pandemic has created a huge need for health care in the U.S., but it also is delivering a devastating financial blow to that sector. COVID-19 worries have kept patients away from doctors' offices and forced the postponement and cancellation of non-urgent surgeries. The...
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Shooting in Kingston
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WILK NEWSROOM
May 18, 2020 - 5:16 am
Hostage Situation at Convenience Store in Luzerne County
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Voter registration cards are displayed on a table sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Diablo Valley October 20, 2008 in Lafayette, California.
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WILK NEWSROOM
May 18, 2020 - 5:01 am
Today is the deadline to register to vote in the Pa. Primary Election
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Kevin Harvick celebrates after winning the NASCAR Cup Series auto race Sunday, May 17, 2020, in Darlington, S.C. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
AP Newsroom
May 17, 2020 - 8:38 pm
DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — This was a 400-mile drive unlike any other in modern day NASCAR. The grandstands were completely empty. There wasn’t a single tailgate inside the track. Everyone wore face coverings — some with the team logos, others opting for plain disposable medical masks. It was nothing...
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