NASA launches an Atlas V rocket carrying the Mars rover Perseverance on Thursday, July 30, 2020. (Source: NASA)
NASA launches an Atlas V rocket carrying the Mars rover Perseverance on Thursday, July 30, 2020. (Source: NASA)

Headlines for Thursday, July 30, 2020:

High school sports adopt Covid-19 plan: The Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association adopted a detailed plan for resuming competition this fall. (Source: LNP)

County Covid-19 testing expanded: An amendment to the contract with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health will allow for testing of asymptomatic individuals.  (Source: WGAL)

Biden leads Trump in Pa.: The split between the Democratic and Republican presidential candidates is 50% to 41%, according to a poll by Franklin & Marshall College.  (Source: PennLive)

National roundup: John Lewis is laid to rest today. (Source: USA Today) U.S. economy shrinks by one-third. (Source: AP) U.S. Covid-19 deaths reach 150,000. (Source: CBS News) U.S. records 10,000 Covid-19 deaths in 11 days. (Source: Reuters) On Twitter, President Trump suggests delaying the election. (Source: NBC News) NASA launches Mars rover. (Source: CNN)

Tim Stuhldreher