Shortage In Testing Could Lead To Long Waitlists, People Being Turned AwayA sudden stop to testing is leaving people scrambling to find a place to go after five community-based sites recently closed.
California Prisoner Dies Of Apparent Virus ComplicationsAn inmate has died from apparent complications of COVID-19 at a California prison that was hard-hit by the virus.
States Sue US Department Over Virus Relief Funds For SchoolsThe U.S. Department of Education is attempting to take pandemic relief funds away from K-12 public schools and divert the money to private schools, California and four other Democratic-led states argued in a lawsuit filed Tuesday against the Trump administration.
'Doing One's Part Should Be So Simple' Tom Hanks Says Of Mask WearingHaving experienced the devastating effects of Covid-19 firsthand, Tom Hanks is urging people to do their part in preventing the virus from spreading even further.
Should Refusing To Wear A Face Mask Be As Taboo As Drunk Driving?Refusing to wear a face mask during the Covid-19 pandemic should be as socially unacceptable as drunk-driving, or driving without using a seat belt, the president of the UK's Royal Society said Tuesday.
California Prisons Replace Their Top Medical Officer Amid Coronavirus OutbreakThe top medical officer for California's corrections system has been replaced amid a growing coronavirus outbreak among the state's inmates.
California Assembly Delays Session After Virus OutbreakA coronavirus outbreak in the California Legislature has indefinitely delayed the state Assembly’s return to work from a scheduled summer recess.
Turf Battle: Hughson Leaders Make Baseball Field Unplayable After Bay Area Teams Seen PlayingSummer baseball is on pause in California since coronavirus hit but that didn’t stop a couple of Bay Area teams from traveling all the way to Stanislaus County to play ball.
Sacramento County Testing Shortage Will Harm Ability To Track Increasing SpreadA nationwide shortage of COVID-19 testing materials will force several local test sites to close temporarily, according to the Sacramento County Health Director.
Companies Tied To Top California Officials, Including Gov. Newsom, Get Federal AidBusinesses tied to California Gov. Gavin Newsom, Lt. Gov. Eleni Kounalakis and two of the state’s legislative leaders were among those that received federal loans aimed at keeping small businesses afloat during the coronavirus pandemic, records released Monday showed.
New Rules: Foreign Pupils Must Leave US If Classes Go OnlineInternational students will be forced to leave the U.S. or transfer to another college if their schools offer classes entirely online this fall, under new guidelines issued Monday by federal immigration authorities.