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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden and his running mate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., arrive to speak at a news conference at Alexis Dupont High School in Wilmington, Del., Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
AP Newsroom
August 13, 2020 - 5:40 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. WHERE THEY’RE CELEBRATING VP PICK Kamala Harris’ selection as Joe Biden’s running mate is generating glee among South Asians worldwide and putting the spotlight on her as the first person of...
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Eric Brooks
August 11, 2020 - 5:33 pm
In many ways, the selection of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden’s running mate ignores precedent, but anyone who knows Harris has watched her break barriers since the beginnings of her blossoming political career in the Bay Area.
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WILK News Room
Jason Barsky
August 11, 2020 - 4:28 pm
2020 Democratic Presidential Candidate VP Joe Biden has selected California Senator Kamala Harris to be his running mate .
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WILK NEWSROOM
August 11, 2020 - 3:28 pm
The NCAA's Big Ten conference on Tuesday announced the cancellation of 2020 fall sports due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
August 11, 2020 - 8:40 am
The Scranton School board held a special virtual meeting last evening. The board approved the start of the school year to be done by virtual learning but the decision will be reviewed each quarter.
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Penn State University Football Coach James Franklin
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Jason Barsky
August 10, 2020 - 3:31 pm
The Detroit Free Press is reporting the Big Ten is expected to cancel all 2020 fall sports, including the entire college football season over concerns during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
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President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up to members of the media as he walks across the South Lawn as he arrives at the White House in Washington, Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, after returning from Morristown, N.J. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
AP Newsroom
August 10, 2020 - 1:41 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday that his acceptance speech for the Republican presidential nomination will be held at either the White House or the Gettysburg battlefield. “We have narrowed the Presidential Nomination Acceptance Speech, to be delivered on the final night of the...
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WILK News Room
Jason Barsky
WILK NEWSROOM
August 10, 2020 - 8:33 am
In Wilkes-Barre, 2020 Census takers will be visiting city residents who have not yet responded to the 2020 Census.
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Collin Morikawa holds the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the PGA Championship golf tournament at TPC Harding Park Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)
AP Newsroom
August 10, 2020 - 3:08 am
If all you saw were the highlights of how Collin Morikawa beat back the biggest names in golf and walked off with the PGA Championship, you’d conclude he did it the old-fashioned way. The 23-year-old Californian delivered a 6-under 64 in the final round, including a signature shot that fans will be...
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WILK News Room
Jason Barsky
August 07, 2020 - 4:29 pm
Friday, the PIAA Board of Directors met to discuss Governor Wolf’s statement recommending that Pennsylvania does not move forward with plans for interscholastic and recreational sports until January 1, 2021.
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