Philly has been setting records for warm weather, and now the rain could set another

Philly hit 70 degrees for the sixth straight November day, unprecedented in records dating to 1870s. A rain record might fall Wednesday.

Staff shortages at Delco 911 center due to COVID-19; Penn State sees uptick in cases tied to Halloween; Fauci says working with Trump has been ‘very stressful’

Health officials are urging people avoid social gatherings, as Philly and Pennsylvania set records for new infections and colleges blame Halloween parties for case spikes on campus.

Staff shortages at Delco 911 center due to COVID-19; Penn State sees uptick in cases tied to Halloween; Fauci says working with Trump has been ‘very stressful’

Health officials are urging people avoid social gatherings, as Philly and Pennsylvania set records for new infections and colleges blame Halloween parties for case spikes on campus.

Philadelphia’s weekly average for COVID-19 positive tests jumps 5-fold; Pa., N.J. case hitting pandemic highs

Philadelphia daily averages likely will go higher as positive-test reports reach new highs.

Philadelphia’s weekly average for COVID-19 positive tests jumps 5-fold; Pa., N.J. case hitting pandemic highs

Philadelphia daily averages likely will go higher as positive-test reports reach new highs.

Meet the head of the new N.J. Cannabis Regulatory Commission, 'rock star’ Dianna Houenou

Gov. Murphy called her "a true rock star." He appointed her to lead what could become a $2 billion industry in New Jersey.

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N.J. reports dramatic COVID surge; Philly and Pa. hit new highs; city schools to remain fully virtual until further notice; Fauci plans to work for Biden

At the pandemic’s eight-month mark, Pennsylvania is in the midst of a streak of about 3,400 cases a day, and New Jersey more than 2,000 a day.

With more record-breaking COVID-19 spikes, officials say people need to stop having private social gatherings

Philadelphia's rate of positive tests is at its highest since mid-May — 9.3% — and the last week’s average number of new confirmed cases per day climbed higher than the city’s previous peak in April.

Pa. spent months as an electoral hot spot. Now it’s the weather that’s bringing the heat.

For the first time on record, Philly has had four straight November days of 75-degree readings. The nation remains deeply divided: freezing in California, baking in Caribou.

N.J. sues chemical maker Solvay for evading responsibility for toxic pollution from West Deptford plant

The complaint marks the latest attempt by New Jersey regulators and prosecutors to hold companies to account for the noxious legacy of the state’s heavy-industrial past.

COVID-19 outbreak infecting hundreds at Fort Dix is ‘escalating crisis,’ N.J. senators warn

Families and advocates are raising alarms about the conditions at Fort Dix, where 229 prisoners and 12 staff are now sick.

With thousands of new infections a day, Pa. says the surge hasn’t peaked and N.J. sets new restrictions

As Pfizer said early data showed its COVID-19 vaccine appears to be highly effective, and President-elect Joe Biden unveiled an advisory board, Pa. and N.J. reported more than 5,000 cases combined.

Philly says election protesters and celebrators should quarantine; N.J. to impose new restrictions on dining, sports; Biden pledges to expand testing and tracing

Pennsylvania is now averaging nearly double the number of new COVID-19 cases than it was during the peak of the pandemic in April, as the rise in new infections shows no signs of slowing.

On post-election Sunday, Biden vs. Trump was part of some sermons, but others steered clear

“We’re on a longer timeline than the news cycle,” said one Montgomery County pastor who kept politics off the pulpit. “We’re about eternity.”

Trump lawyers vow fight is not over in Philly and pledge new lawsuits, as Biden is declared victor

But legal experts increasingly agree that the vote margins have grown too wide for even a few favorable rulings to tip the balance in the president's favor.

Pa. hits another daily COVID-19 case record; President-elect Biden to announce virus task force Monday

“This pandemic is real, and these numbers are going in the wrong direction,” said New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy.

As Trump’s chances dwindle, Pa. GOP focuses its fire on state’s top election official — in and out of court

Before judges and the public, Republican leaders sought to make the case that Secretary of State Kathy Boockvar had overseen a chaotic and faulty election, giving people reason to doubt the results.

We fact-checked Trump’s claims of election fraud in Philadelphia and Pennsylvania

The president made numerous false statements about Pennsylvania and Philadelphia in brief remarks from the White House Thursday night.

New Jersey has legalized weed. Here’s why Pa. may take a different path.

The GOP remains opposed. But "if you’re to the right of South Dakota on anything, maybe you should rethink this,” said Lt. Gov. John Fetterman.

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