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Mobile Coronavirus Education, Testing Unit Coming To Philly Area

PHILADELPHIA — Pennsylvania officials have created a one-of-a-kind mobile coronavirus unit that will offer tests and education among PA’s minority and underserved communities

Pennsylvania Department of Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine announced a partnership with Latino Connection, Highmark Blue Shield and the Independence Blue Cross Foundation to create the first-in-the-nation COVID-19 Mobile Response Unit.

Known as CATE, Community-Accessible Testing & Education, the unit is equipped to conduct COVID-19 testing on-site through a mobile RV vehicle while also educating the public on how to stay healthy and safe.

The unit will be making stops in the Philadelphia region soon.

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Naspers and Axel Springer in Bid for eBay Classifieds Unit

(Bloomberg) —

South Africa’s Naspers Ltd. and an investor group backed by German publisher Axel Springer SE are among suitors that submitted bids for EBay Inc.’s classified-advertising business, according to people familiar with the matter.

Axel Springer teamed up with KKR & Co. for its offer, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because the information is private. Online classifieds company Adevinta ASA also made a bid for the unit by this week’s deadline, the people said. A consortium of Blackstone Group Inc., Permira and Hellman & Friedman has also been pursuing the business, the people said.

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