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Coronavirus

Fauci, top infectious disease expert, to retire in December

August 26, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, Dec. 1, 2021. Fauci, the government’s top infectious disease expert, says he plans to retire by the end of President Joe Biden’s term in January 2025. Fauci, 81, became...

Health Department releases monkeypox data dashboard

August 25, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: DC residents lined up at one of three walk-up DC Health Department monkeypox vaccination clinics in Washington on Friday, August 5, 2022. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call via AP Images) The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has released a data dashboard that contains demographic information on monkeypox cases in Philadelphia, and Philadelphia residents who...

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Week In Review

Tyre Nichols case revives calls for change in police culture

February 3, 2023

ABOVE PHOTO: Protesters march Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023, in Memphis, Tenn., over the death of Tyre Nic

Major funders call for increased support of Black feminists

February 3, 2023

ABOVE PHOTO: Rihanna attends an event for her lingerie line Savage X Fenty at the Westin Bonaventure

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Stateside

Shapiro administration awards $200,000 to hemp industry

February 3, 2023

Acting Pa. Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding has announced $200,000 in grants to three agricultu

Election-denying lawmakers hold key election oversight roles

February 3, 2023

ABOVE PHOTO: State Sen. Cris Dush, R-Jefferson listens during a news conference after Democratic Gov

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Education

Black history AP class rejected in Florida catches on

ABOVE PHOTO: Emmitt Glynn teaches AP African American studies to a group of Baton Rouge Magnet High School students on Monday, Jan. 30, 2023 in Baton Rouge, La. Baton Rouge Magnet High School in Louisiana is one of 60 schools around the country testing the new course, which has gained national attention since it was…

Politics

House GOP votes to oust Democrat Omar from major committee

ABOVE PHOTO: Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Jan. 25, 2023, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File) By Kevin Freking And Lisa Mascaro ASSOCIATED PRESS  WASHINGTON — The Republican-led House voted after raucous debate Thursday to oust Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar from the chamber’s Foreign Affairs…

Recent News

Local

Councilmember Katherine Gilmore Richardson releases statement in response to Philadelphia Water Department’s proposed rate increases  

February 3, 2023

ABOVE PHOTO: Katherine Gilmore Richardson (Photo/PHL City Council) Councilmember Katherine Gilmore Richardson (At-Large) has released the following...

Entertainment

Philly Cultural Beat – February 2023

February 3, 2023

ABOVE PHOTO: Gregory Porter (Photos courtesy: Philly Cultural Beat) By Steve Bryant February’s designation as Black History...

Go With The-Flo

Priceless will sing in the Roz Live musical tribute “GLADYS” at 54 Below in New York City

February 3, 2023

ABOVE PHOTO: Priceless Photo courtesy:  Priceless By Flo Anthony Following her $24 million performance on Jan. 21...

Oasis

cj speaks…  Waiting on the Lord

February 3, 2023

No matter what is going on in your life, you rise to the occasion every day, whether...

Health

Are you ready to prioritize your health goals?

February 3, 2023

Help protect yourself against pneumococcal pneumonia. BPT The beginning of a new year is the perfect time...

Food And Beverage

Gift decadence during this season of love

February 3, 2023

FAMILY FEATURES Valentine’s Day may traditionally be a lovers’ holiday, but it’s also an opportunity to connect...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff