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Status of fall sports becomes progressively shaky

Even if a college football season survives until its scheduled start, it seems unlikely that fans will be welcome, especially in Pennsylvania.

By Stephen Thompson, Assistant Sports Editor

August 17, 2020

Now — even as cases and deaths continue up a steady incline — sports leagues are beginning to plan their comebacks. But in college athletics, return to play procedures have led to more questions than answers.

Editorial | It’s simple — hazard workers deserve hazard pay

Kroger, a major grocery store chain in the United States, has cut hazard pay for employees.

By The Pitt News Editorial Board

May 19, 2020

A person going to work in a store during a pandemic is working in hazardous conditions. And that’s what hazard pay is for.

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