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Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

University of California president Janet Napolitano said Wednesday that “every campus will be open and offering instruction” this fall despite the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: University of California ca...→

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

Coronavirus: University of California campuses will open in the fall, Napolitano says

University of California president Janet Napolitano said Wednesday that “every campus will be open and offering instruction” this fall despite the coronavirus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: University of California ca...→

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California Gov. Gavin Newsom took an extra $1.8 billion from the state's dwindling coffers to pay for more protective gear and extra hospital beds to aid the s [...] Read full article: California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

California opens up coronavirus funding for immigrants in state illegally, faces backlash

California opens up coronavirus funding for immigrants in state illegally, faces backlash

Undocumented immigrants in California are now allowed to apply for the state’s coronavirus relief program that is set t pay $500 per person and up to $1,000 pe [...] Read full article: California opens up coronavirus funding ...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

California biopharmaceutical company claims coronavirus antibody breakthrough

California biopharmaceutical company claims coronavirus antibody breakthrough

A California-based biopharmaceutical company claims to have discovered an antibody that could shield the human body from the coronavirus and flush it out of a [...] Read full article: California biopharmaceutical company cla...→

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

The Jersey Shore and beaches around New Jersey will be open for Memorial Day Weekend, with social distance restrictions still in place. Read full article: NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

Coronavirus: California superintendent suggests staggering reopening of schools

Coronavirus: California superintendent suggests staggering reopening of schools

He also said "shift learning" may be the answer to create smaller class sizes for social distancing and that some districts may opt for hybrid in-person and vi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California superintendent s...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as California hits plateau, tops 70,000 total cases

Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as California hits plateau, tops 70,000 total cases

Hospitalizations from COVID-19 are down by more than a third in the Bay Area, while the majority of new cases are clustered in Southern California. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as ...→

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

The California State University (CSU) system said it plans to cancel all in-personal classes for the fall and to continue instruction online. Read full article: CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area unive...→

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda County's coronavirus she [...] Read full article: President Trump: 'California should let ...→

Fauci says

Fauci says "many" coronavirus vaccines being tested, but won't be available by fall for school

While a vaccine would quell some concerns about reopening schools for in-person lessons, Fauci said it wasn't realistic to expect one to be available. Read full article: Fauci says "many" coronavirus vaccines b...→

First ever car bridge between Russia and China set to open once coronavirus restrictions are withdrawn

First ever car bridge between Russia and China set to open once coronavirus restrictions are withdrawn

The construction on the Amur river between Blagoveshchensk and Heihe, was completed last year at a cost of $254 million. Read full article: First ever car bridge between Russia and...→

Walter E. Washington Convention Center to open as alternate coronavirus hospital

Walter E. Washington Convention Center to open as alternate coronavirus hospital

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center will open Tuesday as a converted alternate care site as part of preparations for a surge of coronavirus cases in the [...] Read full article: Walter E. Washington Convention Center t...→

University of California system drops SAT, ACT requirements for applicants

University of California system drops SAT, ACT requirements for applicants

The school is developing a new test that “better aligns with the content the university expects incoming students to have mastered." Read full article: University of California system drops SA...→

University Of Texas Will Hold In Person Classes On Austin Campus In The Fall

University Of Texas Will Hold In Person Classes On Austin Campus In The Fall

While some universities across the country have canceled in-person instruction for the fall semester, officials at the University of Texas say students will re [...] Read full article: University Of Texas Will Hold In Person ...→

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

“At this time and in direct consultation with public officials, there is no indication that an aquatic park of our size and scope, which operates with larger g [...] Read full article: Water World won’t open this summer due t...→

Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asylum Seekers with Coronavirus

Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asylum Seekers with Coronavirus

Trump should welcome migrants who are seeking asylum, regardless of coronavirus dangers, say a group of "public health" specialists. Read full article: Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asy...→

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

A congregant tested positive for coronavirus the day after attending a Mother's Day service at the Palermo Bible Family Church. Read full article: California churchgoer tests positive for...→

Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronavirus Vaccine Hopes

Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronavirus Vaccine Hopes

U.S. stock indexes soared as encouraging data from a potential COVID-19 vaccine trial fueled optimism, while investors also counted on more stimulus to rescue [...] Read full article: Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronav...→

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

Across America businesses are attempting to reopen amid coronavirus restrictions that are preventing some ‘non-essential’ small business owners from providing [...] Read full article: NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrif...→

California florist grows worried as area remains shut down: My business won't survive if I can't open

California florist grows worried as area remains shut down: My business won't survive if I can't open

California florist Mihaela Caldarescu said Thursday her business will not be able to survive if the state is not fully reopened soon.  Read full article: California florist grows worried as area...→

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Just one Bay Area county — Alameda — was among the 10 largest gainers of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in California on Wednesday, while the region accounted [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready ...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

The California State University system is among the first and the largest in the nation to make definitive plans for the next academic year. “Anything done on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Cal State University system...→

Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates in Development, Some Could Be Available by 'Late Fall' 

Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates in Development, Some Could Be Available by 'Late Fall' 

There are at least eight candidates for a coronavirus vaccine in the clinical development stage, Dr. Anthony Fauci testified on Tuesday. Read full article: Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candida...→

Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’t stop virus in California, says CDC

Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’t stop virus in California, says CDC

Of California’s more than 26,000 cases of COVID-19 reported to the state by April 15, only three were travelers from China and Iran who had their illness detec [...] Read full article: Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’...→

California inmates tried to get coronavirus in hopes of release, sheriff says

California inmates tried to get coronavirus in hopes of release, sheriff says

Sheriff Alex Villanueva said that there is a mistaken belief that contracting the virus is a way to get released from custody. Read full article: California inmates tried to get coronavi...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

President Trump says Republicans are working to draft a new coronavirus bill and that he plans to pressure states to allow churches to reopen as the pandemic e [...] Read full article: Trump wants churches open, says GOP craf...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

Coronavirus: As new sites open across the Bay Area, here’s where you can get tested

Coronavirus: As new sites open across the Bay Area, here’s where you can get tested

COVID-19 testing is expanding rapidly in California and the Bay Area. For many, all it takes now is a call to your healthcare provider or a free appointment at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As new sites open across th...→

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

The announcement marked a significant departure from strict criteria Newsom laid out just over a week ago. Read full article: California eases more restrictions; rest...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

A mystery illness in kids and other risks from the coronavirus has medical experts urging caution before schools open again in the fall. Read full article: Focus on kids and coronavirus urged befo...→

California may ‘become a red state’ because of failed coronavirus leadership, Navarro tells Hannity

California may ‘become a red state’ because of failed coronavirus leadership, Navarro tells Hannity

The nation’s most populous state is making a mistake by not following the lead of other states like Georgia and Florida that are working to reopen their econom [...] Read full article: California may ‘become a red state’ beca...→

Coronavirus: California’s unemployment claims fall sharply in a week

Coronavirus: California’s unemployment claims fall sharply in a week

By some measures, about 23% of California’s workers have lost their jobs since business shutdowns began in mid-March. Read full article: Coronavirus: California’s unemployment c...→

Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace falls sharply in California

Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace falls sharply in California

The number of first-time unemployment claims filed in California during the week of May 9 was down 32 percent from the prior week. Read full article: Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace fa...→

New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restrictions, allowing nonessential retailers to open next week

New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restrictions, allowing nonessential retailers to open next week

Nonessential retail employees and construction workers will be permitted to return to work under new guidelines that take effect May 18. Read full article: New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restricti...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

As part of the loosening into Phase 2 modifications, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday some malls can now partially re-open for curbside pickup on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: California Malls Pre...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

CSU to keep most fall instruction online as coronavirus threat lingers

CSU to keep most fall instruction online as coronavirus threat lingers

Classes will remain primarily online during the fall term throughout the California State University system, Chancellor Timothy White announced Tuesday, saying [...] Read full article: CSU to keep most fall instruction online...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cases as California nears 70,000 total

Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cases as California nears 70,000 total

The state neared 70,000 total cases — 69,200 as of Monday evening — as it experienced its 22nd consecutive day of at least 1,000 new cases. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cas...→

California inmates tried to infect themselves with coronavirus for freedom

California inmates tried to infect themselves with coronavirus for freedom

A group of California inmates are accused of trying to intentionally infect themselves with the coronavirus — thinking they would be set free if they contracte [...] Read full article: California inmates tried to infect thems...→

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California Gov. Gavin Newsom took an extra $1.8 billion from the state's dwindling coffers to pay for more protective gear and extra hospital beds to aid the s [...] Read full article: California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

President Trump says Republicans are working to draft a new coronavirus bill and that he plans to pressure states to allow churches to reopen as the pandemic e [...] Read full article: Trump wants churches open, says GOP craf...→

University Of Texas Will Hold In Person Classes On Austin Campus In The Fall

University Of Texas Will Hold In Person Classes On Austin Campus In The Fall

While some universities across the country have canceled in-person instruction for the fall semester, officials at the University of Texas say students will re [...] Read full article: University Of Texas Will Hold In Person ...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Coronavirus: As new sites open across the Bay Area, here’s where you can get tested

Coronavirus: As new sites open across the Bay Area, here’s where you can get tested

COVID-19 testing is expanding rapidly in California and the Bay Area. For many, all it takes now is a call to your healthcare provider or a free appointment at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As new sites open across th...→

Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asylum Seekers with Coronavirus

Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asylum Seekers with Coronavirus

Trump should welcome migrants who are seeking asylum, regardless of coronavirus dangers, say a group of "public health" specialists. Read full article: Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asy...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronavirus Vaccine Hopes

Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronavirus Vaccine Hopes

U.S. stock indexes soared as encouraging data from a potential COVID-19 vaccine trial fueled optimism, while investors also counted on more stimulus to rescue [...] Read full article: Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronav...→

California biopharmaceutical company claims coronavirus antibody breakthrough

California biopharmaceutical company claims coronavirus antibody breakthrough

A California-based biopharmaceutical company claims to have discovered an antibody that could shield the human body from the coronavirus and flush it out of a [...] Read full article: California biopharmaceutical company cla...→

California may ‘become a red state’ because of failed coronavirus leadership, Navarro tells Hannity

California may ‘become a red state’ because of failed coronavirus leadership, Navarro tells Hannity

The nation’s most populous state is making a mistake by not following the lead of other states like Georgia and Florida that are working to reopen their econom [...] Read full article: California may ‘become a red state’ beca...→

California florist grows worried as area remains shut down: My business won't survive if I can't open

California florist grows worried as area remains shut down: My business won't survive if I can't open

California florist Mihaela Caldarescu said Thursday her business will not be able to survive if the state is not fully reopened soon.  Read full article: California florist grows worried as area...→

Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace falls sharply in California

Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace falls sharply in California

The number of first-time unemployment claims filed in California during the week of May 9 was down 32 percent from the prior week. Read full article: Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace fa...→

Coronavirus: California superintendent suggests staggering reopening of schools

Coronavirus: California superintendent suggests staggering reopening of schools

He also said "shift learning" may be the answer to create smaller class sizes for social distancing and that some districts may opt for hybrid in-person and vi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California superintendent s...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

The California State University (CSU) system said it plans to cancel all in-personal classes for the fall and to continue instruction online. Read full article: CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area unive...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates in Development, Some Could Be Available by 'Late Fall' 

Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates in Development, Some Could Be Available by 'Late Fall' 

There are at least eight candidates for a coronavirus vaccine in the clinical development stage, Dr. Anthony Fauci testified on Tuesday. Read full article: Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candida...→

Fauci says

Fauci says "many" coronavirus vaccines being tested, but won't be available by fall for school

While a vaccine would quell some concerns about reopening schools for in-person lessons, Fauci said it wasn't realistic to expect one to be available. Read full article: Fauci says "many" coronavirus vaccines b...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cases as California nears 70,000 total

Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cases as California nears 70,000 total

The state neared 70,000 total cases — 69,200 as of Monday evening — as it experienced its 22nd consecutive day of at least 1,000 new cases. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cas...→

California inmates tried to get coronavirus in hopes of release, sheriff says

California inmates tried to get coronavirus in hopes of release, sheriff says

Sheriff Alex Villanueva said that there is a mistaken belief that contracting the virus is a way to get released from custody. Read full article: California inmates tried to get coronavi...→

Walter E. Washington Convention Center to open as alternate coronavirus hospital

Walter E. Washington Convention Center to open as alternate coronavirus hospital

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center will open Tuesday as a converted alternate care site as part of preparations for a surge of coronavirus cases in the [...] Read full article: Walter E. Washington Convention Center t...→

University of California system drops SAT, ACT requirements for applicants

University of California system drops SAT, ACT requirements for applicants

The school is developing a new test that “better aligns with the content the university expects incoming students to have mastered." Read full article: University of California system drops SA...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

“At this time and in direct consultation with public officials, there is no indication that an aquatic park of our size and scope, which operates with larger g [...] Read full article: Water World won’t open this summer due t...→

California opens up coronavirus funding for immigrants in state illegally, faces backlash

California opens up coronavirus funding for immigrants in state illegally, faces backlash

Undocumented immigrants in California are now allowed to apply for the state’s coronavirus relief program that is set t pay $500 per person and up to $1,000 pe [...] Read full article: California opens up coronavirus funding ...→

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

The announcement marked a significant departure from strict criteria Newsom laid out just over a week ago. Read full article: California eases more restrictions; rest...→

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

A congregant tested positive for coronavirus the day after attending a Mother's Day service at the Palermo Bible Family Church. Read full article: California churchgoer tests positive for...→

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

A mystery illness in kids and other risks from the coronavirus has medical experts urging caution before schools open again in the fall. Read full article: Focus on kids and coronavirus urged befo...→

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

Across America businesses are attempting to reopen amid coronavirus restrictions that are preventing some ‘non-essential’ small business owners from providing [...] Read full article: NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrif...→

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

The Jersey Shore and beaches around New Jersey will be open for Memorial Day Weekend, with social distance restrictions still in place. Read full article: NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend...→

Coronavirus: California’s unemployment claims fall sharply in a week

Coronavirus: California’s unemployment claims fall sharply in a week

By some measures, about 23% of California’s workers have lost their jobs since business shutdowns began in mid-March. Read full article: Coronavirus: California’s unemployment c...→

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Just one Bay Area county — Alameda — was among the 10 largest gainers of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in California on Wednesday, while the region accounted [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready ...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restrictions, allowing nonessential retailers to open next week

New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restrictions, allowing nonessential retailers to open next week

Nonessential retail employees and construction workers will be permitted to return to work under new guidelines that take effect May 18. Read full article: New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restricti...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as California hits plateau, tops 70,000 total cases

Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as California hits plateau, tops 70,000 total cases

Hospitalizations from COVID-19 are down by more than a third in the Bay Area, while the majority of new cases are clustered in Southern California. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as ...→

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

As part of the loosening into Phase 2 modifications, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday some malls can now partially re-open for curbside pickup on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: California Malls Pre...→

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

The California State University system is among the first and the largest in the nation to make definitive plans for the next academic year. “Anything done on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Cal State University system...→

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda County's coronavirus she [...] Read full article: President Trump: 'California should let ...→

CSU to keep most fall instruction online as coronavirus threat lingers

CSU to keep most fall instruction online as coronavirus threat lingers

Classes will remain primarily online during the fall term throughout the California State University system, Chancellor Timothy White announced Tuesday, saying [...] Read full article: CSU to keep most fall instruction online...→

Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’t stop virus in California, says CDC

Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’t stop virus in California, says CDC

Of California’s more than 26,000 cases of COVID-19 reported to the state by April 15, only three were travelers from China and Iran who had their illness detec [...] Read full article: Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’...→

First ever car bridge between Russia and China set to open once coronavirus restrictions are withdrawn

First ever car bridge between Russia and China set to open once coronavirus restrictions are withdrawn

The construction on the Amur river between Blagoveshchensk and Heihe, was completed last year at a cost of $254 million. Read full article: First ever car bridge between Russia and...→

California inmates tried to infect themselves with coronavirus for freedom

California inmates tried to infect themselves with coronavirus for freedom

A group of California inmates are accused of trying to intentionally infect themselves with the coronavirus — thinking they would be set free if they contracte [...] Read full article: California inmates tried to infect thems...→

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On Coronavirus Response

California Gov. Gavin Newsom took an extra $1.8 billion from the state's dwindling coffers to pay for more protective gear and extra hospital beds to aid the s [...] Read full article: California To Spend $1.8 Billion More On...→

University of California system drops SAT, ACT requirements for applicants

University of California system drops SAT, ACT requirements for applicants

The school is developing a new test that “better aligns with the content the university expects incoming students to have mastered." Read full article: University of California system drops SA...→

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

Trump wants churches open, says GOP crafting new coronavirus bill

President Trump says Republicans are working to draft a new coronavirus bill and that he plans to pressure states to allow churches to reopen as the pandemic e [...] Read full article: Trump wants churches open, says GOP craf...→

University Of Texas Will Hold In Person Classes On Austin Campus In The Fall

University Of Texas Will Hold In Person Classes On Austin Campus In The Fall

While some universities across the country have canceled in-person instruction for the fall semester, officials at the University of Texas say students will re [...] Read full article: University Of Texas Will Hold In Person ...→

George Mason University raises tuition for students, despite coronavirus pandemic | WTOP

George Mason University adopted a new $1.18 billion budget that includes a $450 tuition hike for in-state and out-of-state students. Read full article: George Mason University raises tuition f...→

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

California pastor tests positive for coronavirus after live-streaming church service with singing against county health order

Local health authorities have warned about engaging in group vocal performances without strict safety measures in place, noting the added risk of airborne viru [...] Read full article: California pastor tests positive for cor...→

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

Water World won’t open this summer due to the coronavirus pandemic

“At this time and in direct consultation with public officials, there is no indication that an aquatic park of our size and scope, which operates with larger g [...] Read full article: Water World won’t open this summer due t...→

Coronavirus: As new sites open across the Bay Area, here’s where you can get tested

Coronavirus: As new sites open across the Bay Area, here’s where you can get tested

COVID-19 testing is expanding rapidly in California and the Bay Area. For many, all it takes now is a call to your healthcare provider or a free appointment at [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As new sites open across th...→

California opens up coronavirus funding for immigrants in state illegally, faces backlash

California opens up coronavirus funding for immigrants in state illegally, faces backlash

Undocumented immigrants in California are now allowed to apply for the state’s coronavirus relief program that is set t pay $500 per person and up to $1,000 pe [...] Read full article: California opens up coronavirus funding ...→

Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asylum Seekers with Coronavirus

Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asylum Seekers with Coronavirus

Trump should welcome migrants who are seeking asylum, regardless of coronavirus dangers, say a group of "public health" specialists. Read full article: Migration Advocates: Open Borders to Asy...→

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

California eases more restrictions; restaurants may open

The announcement marked a significant departure from strict criteria Newsom laid out just over a week ago. Read full article: California eases more restrictions; rest...→

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 California state parks

Parking lots are slowly beginning to re-open at some of California’s state parks. Over the weekend, and without an official announcement, the state began to pa [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Parking lots reopen at 27 C...→

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

California churchgoer tests positive for coronavirus one day after service, 180 exposed

A congregant tested positive for coronavirus the day after attending a Mother's Day service at the Palermo Bible Family Church. Read full article: California churchgoer tests positive for...→

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

Washington man drives 600 miles to California for haircut amid coronavirus restrictions

A Washington man says he drove more than 600 miles to California for a haircut after seeing a friend’s social media post about getting a trim at a time when mo [...] Read full article: Washington man drives 600 miles to Calif...→

Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronavirus Vaccine Hopes

Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronavirus Vaccine Hopes

U.S. stock indexes soared as encouraging data from a potential COVID-19 vaccine trial fueled optimism, while investors also counted on more stimulus to rescue [...] Read full article: Wall Street Jumps at the Open on Coronav...→

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

Focus on kids and coronavirus urged before schools open again

A mystery illness in kids and other risks from the coronavirus has medical experts urging caution before schools open again in the fall. Read full article: Focus on kids and coronavirus urged befo...→

California biopharmaceutical company claims coronavirus antibody breakthrough

California biopharmaceutical company claims coronavirus antibody breakthrough

A California-based biopharmaceutical company claims to have discovered an antibody that could shield the human body from the coronavirus and flush it out of a [...] Read full article: California biopharmaceutical company cla...→

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrified’ after multiple visits by NYPD for staying open during coronavirus shutdown

Across America businesses are attempting to reopen amid coronavirus restrictions that are preventing some ‘non-essential’ small business owners from providing [...] Read full article: NYC vape store owner says she is ‘terrif...→

California may ‘become a red state’ because of failed coronavirus leadership, Navarro tells Hannity

California may ‘become a red state’ because of failed coronavirus leadership, Navarro tells Hannity

The nation’s most populous state is making a mistake by not following the lead of other states like Georgia and Florida that are working to reopen their econom [...] Read full article: California may ‘become a red state’ beca...→

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend Under New Coronavirus Safety Guidelines

The Jersey Shore and beaches around New Jersey will be open for Memorial Day Weekend, with social distance restrictions still in place. Read full article: NJ Beaches Open For Memorial Day Weekend...→

California florist grows worried as area remains shut down: My business won't survive if I can't open

California florist grows worried as area remains shut down: My business won't survive if I can't open

California florist Mihaela Caldarescu said Thursday her business will not be able to survive if the state is not fully reopened soon.  Read full article: California florist grows worried as area...→

Coronavirus: California’s unemployment claims fall sharply in a week

Coronavirus: California’s unemployment claims fall sharply in a week

By some measures, about 23% of California’s workers have lost their jobs since business shutdowns began in mid-March. Read full article: Coronavirus: California’s unemployment c...→

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready to reopen, most new cases cluster in Southern California

Just one Bay Area county — Alameda — was among the 10 largest gainers of new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in California on Wednesday, while the region accounted [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As parts of Bay Area ready ...→

Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace falls sharply in California

Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace falls sharply in California

The number of first-time unemployment claims filed in California during the week of May 9 was down 32 percent from the prior week. Read full article: Coronavirus: Unemployment claims pace fa...→

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To Phase Out Stay-At-Home Order; Open Retail Businesses May 18

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced he will be extending the state’s peacetime emergency into mid-June. However, the state’s stay-at-home or [...] Read full article: Coronavirus In Minnesota: Gov. Walz To P...→

New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restrictions, allowing nonessential retailers to open next week

New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restrictions, allowing nonessential retailers to open next week

Nonessential retail employees and construction workers will be permitted to return to work under new guidelines that take effect May 18. Read full article: New Jersey relaxes coronavirus restricti...→

Coronavirus: California superintendent suggests staggering reopening of schools

Coronavirus: California superintendent suggests staggering reopening of schools

He also said "shift learning" may be the answer to create smaller class sizes for social distancing and that some districts may opt for hybrid in-person and vi [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: California superintendent s...→

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Coronavirus: As California mulls sheltering orders, older adults remain isolated and alone

Even as California health officials have loosened some of the restrictions of sheltering orders and weigh the steps needed for getting back to business-as-usua [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: As California mulls shelter...→

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unlikely To Return To Campus In Fall

Most of the more than 770,000 students at California's two main university systems, which include several Bay Area campuses, aren't likely to return to campus [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: CSU, UC Students Unl...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as California hits plateau, tops 70,000 total cases

Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as California hits plateau, tops 70,000 total cases

Hospitalizations from COVID-19 are down by more than a third in the Bay Area, while the majority of new cases are clustered in Southern California. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area shows progress as ...→

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

Coronavirus Update: California Malls Prepare For Business Not-As-Usual With Phase 2 Reopenings

As part of the loosening into Phase 2 modifications, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday some malls can now partially re-open for curbside pickup on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus Update: California Malls Pre...→

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area universities, to remain closed through fall semester, chancellor announces

The California State University (CSU) system said it plans to cancel all in-personal classes for the fall and to continue instruction online. Read full article: CSU campuses, including 4 Bay Area unive...→

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

Coronavirus: Cal State University system moves toward virtual learning for Fall 2020

The California State University system is among the first and the largest in the nation to make definitive plans for the next academic year. “Anything done on [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Cal State University system...→

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

Revived legislation seeks to end monopoly of meat industry, open markets to small farmers amid coronavirus pandemic

As the United States meat industry has been struck from all sides amid the coronavirus pandemic, a long-languishing bipartisan bill is gaining momentum as a po [...] Read full article: Revived legislation seeks to end monopol...→

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Trump: 'California should let Tesla open plant now'

President Donald Trump tweeted his support for Tesla CEO Elon Musk after Musk reopened his Fremont manufacturing plant against Alameda County's coronavirus she [...] Read full article: President Trump: 'California should let ...→

Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates in Development, Some Could Be Available by 'Late Fall' 

Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candidates in Development, Some Could Be Available by 'Late Fall' 

There are at least eight candidates for a coronavirus vaccine in the clinical development stage, Dr. Anthony Fauci testified on Tuesday. Read full article: Dr. Fauci: 8 Coronavirus Vaccine Candida...→

CSU to keep most fall instruction online as coronavirus threat lingers

CSU to keep most fall instruction online as coronavirus threat lingers

Classes will remain primarily online during the fall term throughout the California State University system, Chancellor Timothy White announced Tuesday, saying [...] Read full article: CSU to keep most fall instruction online...→

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Fauci says "many" coronavirus vaccines being tested, but won't be available by fall for school

While a vaccine would quell some concerns about reopening schools for in-person lessons, Fauci said it wasn't realistic to expect one to be available. Read full article: Fauci says "many" coronavirus vaccines b...→

Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’t stop virus in California, says CDC

Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’t stop virus in California, says CDC

Of California’s more than 26,000 cases of COVID-19 reported to the state by April 15, only three were travelers from China and Iran who had their illness detec [...] Read full article: Coronavirus screening of travelers didn’...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cases as California nears 70,000 total

Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cases as California nears 70,000 total

The state neared 70,000 total cases — 69,200 as of Monday evening — as it experienced its 22nd consecutive day of at least 1,000 new cases. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area crosses 10,000 cas...→

First ever car bridge between Russia and China set to open once coronavirus restrictions are withdrawn

First ever car bridge between Russia and China set to open once coronavirus restrictions are withdrawn

The construction on the Amur river between Blagoveshchensk and Heihe, was completed last year at a cost of $254 million. Read full article: First ever car bridge between Russia and...→

California inmates tried to get coronavirus in hopes of release, sheriff says

California inmates tried to get coronavirus in hopes of release, sheriff says

Sheriff Alex Villanueva said that there is a mistaken belief that contracting the virus is a way to get released from custody. Read full article: California inmates tried to get coronavi...→

California inmates tried to infect themselves with coronavirus for freedom

California inmates tried to infect themselves with coronavirus for freedom

A group of California inmates are accused of trying to intentionally infect themselves with the coronavirus — thinking they would be set free if they contracte [...] Read full article: California inmates tried to infect thems...→

Walter E. Washington Convention Center to open as alternate coronavirus hospital

Walter E. Washington Convention Center to open as alternate coronavirus hospital

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center will open Tuesday as a converted alternate care site as part of preparations for a surge of coronavirus cases in the [...] Read full article: Walter E. Washington Convention Center t...→