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US rules out summer COVID boosters to focus on fall campaign

August 5, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: A Northwell Health registered nurse fills a syringe with a COVID-19 vaccine at a pop up vaccination site the Albanian Islamic Cultural Center, April 8, 2021, in the Staten Island borough of New York. The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday, June 30, 2022 recommended that COVID-19 booster shots be modified to better...

In race for monkeypox vaccines, experts see repeat of COVID

August 5, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Daniel Rofin, 41, receives a vaccine against Monkeypox from a health professional in medical center in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, July 26, 2022. Public health officials warn that moves by rich countries to buy large quantities of monkeypox vaccine, while declining to share doses with Africa, could leave millions of people unprotected against a...

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SUBURBAN NEWS: Findings of report on police killing of 8-year-old withheld

August 5, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Protesters demonstrate calling for police accountability in the death of 8-year-old Fan

SUBURBAN NEWS: Nineteen projects receive Community Development Block Grant funding from Montgomery County

August 5, 2022

NORRISTOWN, Pa. – The Montgomery County Commissioners have announced that nineteen projects in the

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Week In Review

Feds charge four police officers in fatal Breonna Taylor raid

August 5, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: President Joe Biden hugs Tamika Palmer, mother of Breonna Taylor, as Rev. Al Sharpton w

Kansas voters resoundingly proatect their access to abortion

August 5, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Political campaign signs in Emporia, Kansas for and against the Kansas House Concurrent

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Justices uphold Pennsylvania’s 2019 mail-in voting expansion

ABOVE PHOTO: Workers count Philadelphia’s mail ballots for the May 18 primary election in Philadelphia, Pa. Tuesday, May 18, 2021. Voters of all kinds, including independents, were allowed to vote on four ballot questions, including two that stemmed from Republican lawmakers’ dissatisfaction with how Gov. Tom Wolf, a Democrat, wielded his authority during the COVID-19…


WNBA’s Griner convicted at drug trial, sentenced to 9 years

ABOVE PHOTO: WNBA star and two-time Olympic gold medalist Brittney Griner is escorted in a court room prior to a hearing, in Khimki just outside Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2022. American basketball star Brittney Griner was back in court on Tuesday for her trial for cannabis possession amid U.S. diplomatic efforts to secure her…

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Pennsylvania universities reject GOP call to freeze tuition

August 5, 2022

By Brooke Schultz ASSOCIATED PRESS  HARRISBURG, Pa. — Four Pennsylvania universities said last Wednesday that they will...


Atlanta’s image challenged by facts of 1906 race massacre

August 5, 2022

By Michael Warren associated press ATLANTA— Everyone who moves through downtown Atlanta today passes places where innocent...


Back-to-school quiz for parents: Put your vaccination knowledge to the test

August 5, 2022

BPT It’s that time of year: Kids are squeezing in the last seconds of summer, and parents...


Justices uphold Pennsylvania’s 2019 mail-in voting expansion

August 5, 2022

ABOVE PHOTO: Workers count Philadelphia’s mail ballots for the May 18 primary election in Philadelphia, Pa. Tuesday,...

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How much does a funeral cost?

August 5, 2022

BPT When a death occurs, it’s normal to wonder – and even worry – about the expense...

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August 5, 2022

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