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Gun Violence Continues To Plague Philadelphia As 2 Men Killed In Separate Shootings Friday MorningAccording to police, the first shooting happened just before 11:30 along the 200 block of South 49th Street.
At Least 30 Rutgers University Football Players Have Tested Positive For COVID-19 Since Returning To CampusAll the players who have tested positive are receiving full cardiac workups, the coach said.
Four-Week Drive-In Concert Series Coming To Citizens Bank Park Starting Aug. 16The series created by Live Nation Philadelphia will include a variety of music and comedy programming and will through Labor Day weekend.
South Jersey Planet Fitness Opens Outdoor Fitness Center, Offering Frontline Workers Free MembershipsThe gym is following safety guidelines, including enhanced cleaning.
Woman Sought As Person Of Interest In Murder Outside Chester HotelChester police say the woman was seen in footage of the lobby of the Candlewood Suites around the time of the July 27 shooting death of 36-year-old Charles Bryant.
Delaware State Police Investigating Multi-Vehicle Crash On I-495 In WilmingtonNo word on any injuries.
Worker Rescued After Becoming Trapped In Debris At Construction Site In North PhiladelphiaHe was conscious and alert when they freed him from the debris.
The Fresh Grocer In Upper Darby Reopens After Being Damaged By Flood Waters During Tropical Storm IsaiasWe're told thousands of dollars in inventory was ruined and millions of dollars in equipment was destroyed.

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Mystery seeds from China are landing in Americans' mailboxesU.S. agriculture officials are warning residents not to plant or even touch the unsolicited seeds, which have now been found in all 50 states.
U.S. to withdraw 12,000 American troops from GermanyDefense Secretary Mark Esper said 5,600 troops would be redeployed to other NATO countries and 6,400 would return to the U.S.
Rome Opera has COVID-19 friendly opening night at ancient chariot racing siteAs early as 2,800 years ago, Romans would flock to the Circus Maximus to be entertained with chariot races. Now, the ancient site has been transformed into an outdoor venue for the Rome Opera House's summer season. Chris Livesay talks to soprano Rosa Feola about how Circus Maximus is the savior of Italian Opera.
Suspicious seeds sent from China found in Americans' mailboxes across several statesFederal authorities are on alert for suspicious foreign packages containing seeds, sent to dozens of Americans across the country. People in several states have claimed to receive unexpected deliveries from China containing the various unmarked seeds. The USDA has now put out a warning urging those who have received the packages not to open them.
U.S. charges ex-Twitter employees with spying for Saudi ArabiaFormerly facing 2 charges, the men now stand accused of 7 offenses related to alleged snooping on Twitter users critical of Saudi royals.
Europe grapples with coronavirus 2nd wave worriesAbout a month after travel restrictions were eased, COVID-19 cases are spiking in Spain and a few other places.