UC Davis Study: COVID-19 Concerns Causing Spike In Sales To First-Time Gun OwnersA new UC Davis study indicates gun sales have spiked in California since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, and many people buying firearms are first-time gun owners.
Sacramento Downtown Businesses Complain Of ‘Severe And Worsening Conditions’Dozens of downtown Sacramento business and property owners signed a letter addressed to Mayor Darrell Steinberg.
Stimulus Package Update: Why Testing Language Is Holding Up 2nd ChecksNegotiations on a second stimulus package are stalled, and language on testing and tracing is at least partly to blame.
California Restaurants Closed By COVID Want Refunds On Liquor Licenses, Health PermitsCalifornia's financially battered restaurants filed government claims Monday to recover more than $100 million in fees for liquor and health permits and tourism charges that they say were assessed even though their businesses were shuttered or only partially operating under long-running coronavirus orders.
'Stimulus Checks Are The Least Important,' When Drafting Aid Package, Says EconomistA second stimulus package is unlikely by election day, but removing stimulus checks entirely would save money and could help the parties make a deal.
Stimulus Package Update: While Politicians Negotiate, Economic Damage ContinuesWith negotiations on a second round of stimulus ongoing, the chance of a package that can pass both the House and Senate seems remote.
Gap Inc. To Close 350 Stores By 2024, Exit MallsThe San Francisco-based retailer, which was for decades a fixture at shopping malls around the country, said Thursday that it will be closing 220 of its namesake Gap stores — or one-third of its store base — by early 2024.
Uber And Lyft Drivers Are Employees, California Court SaysThe decision won't have any immediate impact because it doesn't take effect for at least 30 days, well after the Nov. 3 vote on Proposition 22.
Stimulus Package Update: Is A Deal Even Possible At This Point?House Democrats and the Trump administration agreeing on stimulus terms isn't even the biggest obstacle to a stimulus package.
Disneyland, Universal Studios, Other Theme Parks OK To Reopen At 25% Capacity Under New California GuidelinesDisneyland, Universal Studios Hollywood and other theme parks will have to wait until their counties reach the least restrictive yellow tier, under the state’s new guidelines released Tuesday.
Stimulus Package Update: Is Time Running Out On A Possible Second Stimulus Check?House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says a deal must be reached by Tuesday if a stimulus package is to pass by election day.
CVS Health Hiring 15,000 For Flu Season, Coronavirus Second WaveCVS Health said on Monday that it would hire 15,000 workers as the pharmacy chain readies for an anticipated increase in coronavirus and flu cases in the fall and winter months ahead.